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  • A Social History of Mexico's Railroadsby Teresa Van Hoy

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2008; US$ 36.99

    Largely absent from our history books is the social history of railroad development in nineteenth-century Mexico, which promoted rapid economic growth that greatly benefited elites but also heavily impacted rural and provincial Mexican residents in communities traversed by the rails. In this beautifully written and original book, Teresa Van Hoy connects... more...

  • For la Patriaby Brian Loveman

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2004; US$ 32.99

    Defending 'la Patria,' or 'homeland,' is the historical mission claimed by Latin American armed forces. For la Patria is a comprehensive narrative history of the military's political role in Latin America in national defense and security. Latin American civil-military relations and the role of the armed forces in politics, like those of all modern... more...

  • Seen and Heard in Mexicoby Elena Jackson Albarran

    UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 35.00

    During the first two decades following the Mexican Revolution, children in the country gained unprecedented consideration as viable cultural critics, social actors, and subjects of reform. Not only did they become central to the reform agenda of the revolutionary nationalist government; they were also the beneficiaries of the largest percentage of... more...

  • The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919by María-Isabel Porras-Gallo; Ryan A. Davis

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 99.00

    Sheds new light on what the WHO described as "the single most devastating infectious disease outbreak ever recorded," focusing on social control, gender, class, religion, national identity, and military medicine's reactions to the pandemic. more...

  • Century of the Windby Eduardo Galeano

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    ?Nothing less than a unified history of the Western Hemisphere.? ? The New Yorker From Guatemala to Rio de Janeiro, La Paz to New York City, Managua to Havana,  Century of the Wind  ties together the events and people?both large and small?that define the Americas. In hundreds of lyrical and vivid narratives, the final installment of Galeano?s... more...

  • Genesisby Eduardo Galeano

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    ?An epic work of literary creation . . . There could be no greater vindication of the wonders of the lands and people of Latin America than Memory of Fire . ? ? The Washington Post Eduardo Galeano?s monumental three-volume retelling of the history of the New World begins with  Genesis , a vast chain of legends sweeping from the birth of creation... more...

  • Faces and Masksby Eduardo Galeano

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    ?A book as fascinating as the history it relates . . . Galeano is a satirist, realist, and historian.? ? Los Angeles Times For centuries, Europe?s imperial powers brutally exploited the peoples and resources of the New World. While soldiers of fortune marched across continents in search of El Dorado, white settlers established plantations and... more...

  • Searching for Madre Matianaby Edward Wright-Rios

    University of New Mexico Press 2014; US$ 34.95

    Edward Wright-Rios examines the much-maligned?and sometimes celebrated?character of Madre Matiana and her position in the development of Mexico. more...

  • José Martí interkulturell gelesenby Raúl Fornet-Betancourt

    Traugott Bautz 2007; US$ 8.19

    Im vergangenen 20. Jahrhundert hat keine andere Gestalt die Kulturgeschichte in Lateinamerika so stark inspiriert wie der Kubaner José Martí (1858-1895), der mit seinem vielschichtigen literarischen Werk, aber auch mit seinem politischen Engagement für die Befreiung Lateinamerikas neue Horizonte im Denken und Handeln eröffnet hat.Das vorliegende Buch... more...

  • Reclaiming Poch@ Popby Cruz Medina

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    Tracing the historical trajectory of the pocho (Latinos who are influenced by Anglo culture) in pop culture, Medina shows how the trope of pocho/pocha/poch@, which traditionally signified the negative connotation of "cultural traitor" in Spanish, has been reclaimed through the pop cultural productions of Latinos who self-identify as poch@. more...