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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 48.99
This innovative text offers a clear and concise introduction to Latin America since independence. Thomas C. Wright traces continuity and change in five colonial legacies, showing how crucial they have been in shaping contemporary political systems, economies, societies, and religious institutions in a richly diverse region. more...
- Lexington Books 2017; US$ 94.99
This collection deals with various manifestations of Argentine music and dance and how they relate to affects, feelings, and emotions, showing how music creates particular atmospheres, via the induction, modulation and circulation of affects and emotions, which are felt but, at the same time, they do not belong to anybody in particular. more...
- University of Alabama Press 2017; US$ 34.95
Memoir of My Youth in Cuba: A Soldier in the Spanish Army during the Separatist War, 1895?1898 is a translation of the memoir Memorias de mi juventud en Cuba: Un soldado del ejército español en la guerra separatista (1895?1898) by Josep Conangla. The English edition is based on the Spanish version edited by Joaquín Roy, who found the memoir and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95
This volume examines the connection between culture and defence by providing an inside look at Brazil?s aerospace strategies. Brazil is becoming increasingly important geopolitically, and several studies have sought to further understanding of this new position in the international arena. This volume aims to provide a better understanding of the... more...
- Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2017; US$ 94.99
This book studies the thought and actions of José Gervasio Artigas, his military victories over the Spanish, and then his successful defense of provincial autonomy before the imperialist ambitions of Buenos Aires, account for his prominence in the Banda Oriental, and the four adjoining provinces of today?s Argentina. more...
- University of California Press 2017; US$ 29.95
On March 24, 1980, the assassination of El Salvador?s Archbishop Óscar Romero rocked that nation and the world. Despite the efforts of many in El Salvador and beyond, those responsible for Romero?s murder remained unpunished for their heinous crime. Assassination of a Saint is the thrilling story of an international team of lawyers, private investigators,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95
Since 1959, the government of the Caribbean island of Cuba, 90 miles away from the United States of America, has defied its powerful neighbor. The story of the improbable survival of the Cuban Revolutionary Government in its struggle against the most powerful country in the world has kept international attention on Cuba for more than half a century;... more...
- Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 34.99
The principal protagonists of this history of the Enlightenment are non-literate, poor, and enslaved colonial litigants who began to sue their superiors in the royal courts of the Spanish empire. With comparative data on civil litigation and close readings of the lawsuits, The Enlightenment on Trial explores how ordinary Spanish Americans actively... more...
- Racehorse Publishing 2017; US$ 16.99
FIDEL CASTRO August 13, 1926 November 26, 2016. A revolution is a struggle between the future and the past.? -- Fidel Castro From revolutionary and symbol of strength to Cold War adversary, Fidel Castro was one of the world?s most controversial leaders, and perhaps its most enduring. As Cuba?s towering and charismatic president for nearly fifty... more...