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- DK Publishing 2015; US$ 14.00
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Cancun and Yucatan will lead you straight to the very best this area has to offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights or want to find the best nightspots, this guide is the perfect companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists, from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals.... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 39.95
During the second half of the 19th century several forces in the United States, Latin America, and Europe converged to set the stage for the establishment of a more permanent relationship between the United States and Latin America. The key factors--security, economics, and modernization--created both commonalities and conflicts between and among... more...
- transcript 2014; US$ 41.58
»Transatlantic Caribbean« widens the scope of research on the Caribbean by focusing on its transatlantic interrelations with North America, Latin America, Europe and Africa and by investigating long-term exchanges of people, practices and ideas. Based on innovative approaches and rich empirical research from anthropology, history and literary studies... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 45.00
Tracing the U.S. government's efforts to shape the armed forces of Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean from 2000 to 2014, this narrative concentrates on the army but also discusses air force and naval forces, including the Marines and the Coast Guard. Police forces in those regions are also covered. Mexico's ongoing struggle with drug... more...
- University Press of Florida 2014; US$ 74.95
Between the mid-nineteenth and mid-twentieth centuries, an influx of Europeans, Asians, and Arabic speakers indelibly changed the face of Latin America. While many studies of this period focus on why the immigrants came to the region, this volume addresses how the newcomers helped construct national identities in the Caribbean, Mexico, Argentina,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95
The ancient Maya shaped their world with stone tools. Lithic artifacts helped create the cityscape and were central to warfare and hunting, craft activities, cooking, and ritual performance. 'The Technology of Maya Civilization' examines Maya lithic artefacts made of chert, obsidian, silicified limestone, and jade to explore the relationship between... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00
The archaeological sites of Mexico's Yucatan peninsula are among the most visited ancient cities of the Americas. Archaeologists have recently made great advances in our understanding of the social and political milieu of the northern Maya lowlands. However, such advances have been under-represented in both scholarly and popular literature until now.... more...
- Fairleigh Dickinson 2014; US$ 26.99
This biography profiles Brendan Byrne, the New Jersey governor (1974-82) who overcame strong opposition to implement policies with widespread impact, including the state?s first income tax, casino gambling, education reform, land-use preservation, and public transit. more...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 7.46
Lateinamerika war das «erste Amerika» im Zeitalter der Entdeckungen. Es war die Säule der ersten europäischen Kolonialreiche und Schnittstelle riesiger Menschen- und Warenströme aus vier Kontinenten. Doch nicht nur die «entdeckenden» Europäer, sondern auch die ursprünglichen Bewohner gestalteten die Geschichte Lateinamerikas. Lateinamerika wurde zum... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 74.99
Since 1979, the Islamic Republic has been quietly encroaching on America?s southern flank, spreading its influence throughout Latin America. This volume examines this influence as a way of revealing how Iran views Latin America as a latent theater of operation and is building its capacity and capability throughout the region. more...