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  • Archaeology in Latin Americaby Benjamin Alberti; Gustavo G. Politis

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 73.95

    The first overview of current themes in Latin American archaeology written solely by archaeologists native to the region, making their collected expertise available to an English-speaking audience for the first time. more...

  • Intercultural Exchange in Southeast Asiaby Tara Alberts; D. R. M. Irving

    I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 45.00

    At the dawn of European colonialism, the Southeast Asian region encompassed some of the most diverse and influential cultures in early modern history. The circulation of people, commodities, ideas and beliefs along the key trading routes, from the Eastern edge of the Mughal empire to the Southern Chinese border, stimulated some of the great cultural... more...

  • Domestic Architecture, Ethnicity, and Complementarity in the South-Central Andesby Mark S. Aldenderfer

    University of Iowa Press 1993; US$ 47.95

    Domestic Architecture, Ethnicity, and Complementarity in the South-Central Andes is a comprehensive and challenging look at the burgeoning field of Andean domestic architecture. Aldenderfer and fourteen contributors use domestic architecture to explore two major topics in the prehistory of the south-central Andes: the development of different forms... more...

  • HEADS OF STATEby Denise Y Arnold; Christine A Hastorf

    Left Coast Press 2010; US$ 36.95

    The human head has had important political, ritual and symbolic meanings throughout Andean history. Scholars have spoken of captured and trophy heads, curated crania, symbolic flying heads, head imagery on pots and on stone, head-shaped vessels, and linguistic references to the head. In this synthesizing work, cultural anthropologist Denise Arnold... more...

  • A Life in Shadowby Stephen Bell

    Stanford University Press 2010; US$ 67.50

    French naturalist and medical doctor Aimé Bonpland (1773?1858) was one of the most important scientific explorers of South America in the early nineteenth century. From 1799 to 1804, he worked alongside Alexander von Humboldt as the latter carried out his celebrated research in northern South America, but he later returned to conduct his own research... more...

  • South and Meso-American Mythology A to Zby Ann Bingham

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 45.00

    South and Meso-American Mythology A to Z is a clearly written reference guide to these mythical traditions. more...

  • El Libertadorby Simon Bolivar; David Bushnell; Fred Fornoff

    Oxford University Press, USA 2003; US$ 15.99

    General Simon Bolivar (1783-1830), called El Liberator, and sometimes the "George Washington" of Latin America, was the leading hero of the Latin American independence movement. His victories over Spain won independence for Bolivia, Panama, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Bolivar became Columbia's first president in 1819. In 1822,... more...

  • Tituba, Reluctant Witch of Salemby Elaine G. Breslaw

    NYU Press 1995; US$ 89.00

    In this important book, Elaine Breslaw claims to have rediscovered Tituba, the elusive, mysterious, and often mythologized Indian woman accused of witchcraft in Salem in 1692 and immortalized in Arthur Miller's The Crucible . Reconstructing the life of the slave woman at the center of the notorious Salem witch trials, the book follows Tituba from... more...

  • Allies at Oddsby John Charles

    University of New Mexico Press 2010; US$ 29.95

    Explores the vital, often conflictive role indigenous agents played in the creation of Andean Christian society. more...

  • Dictatorship in South Americaby ; Jerry vila

    Wiley 2013; US$ 92.95

    Dictatorship in South America explores the experiences of Brazilian, Argentine and Chilean experience under military rule. Presents a single-volume thematic study that explores experiences with dictatorship as well as their social and historical contexts in Latin America Examines at the ideological and economic crossroads that brought Argentina,... more...