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Buried Secrets: Truth and Human Rights in Guatemala

Buried Secrets

Truth and Human Rights in Guatemala

Palgrave Macmillan (2005)
US$38.00

Based on exhaustive research, this work chronicles the journey of Maya survivors seeking truth,...

The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914

The Path Between the Seas

The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914

Simon & Schuster (2001)
US$14.99

The National Book Award–winning epic chronicle of the creation of the Panama Canal, a first-rate...

Paradise in Ashes: A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope

Paradise in Ashes

A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope

University of California Press (2004)
US$29.95

Paradise in Ashes is a deeply engaged and moving account of the violence and repression that...

Motagua Colonial: Conquest and Colonization in the Motagua River Valley of Guatemala

Motagua Colonial

Conquest and Colonization in the Motagua River Valley of Guatemala

Bitingduck Press (1998)
US$10.95

The Classic era centers of Quirigua and Copan are the eastern most outposts of early Mayan...

Political Movements and Violence in Central America
Cambridge University Press (2005)
US$42.00

This book studies the confrontation between popular movements and repressive regimes in Central...

Secret History, Second Edition: The CIA’s Classified Account of Its Operations in Guatemala, 1952-1954

Secret History, Second Edition (2nd ed.)

The CIA’s Classified Account of Its Operations in Guatemala, 1952-1954

Stanford University Press (2006)
US$17.99

Since 1999, a number of documents relating to the CIA's activities in Guatemala have been...

The Ancient Maya: New Perspectives
ABC-CLIO (2004)
US$75.00

This is an introduction to the Mayan civilization, including new interpretations and ongoing...

The Americas That Might Have Been: Native American Social Systems through Time

The Americas That Might Have Been

Native American Social Systems through Time

University of Alabama Press (2009)
US$29.95

Imagines the development of the Western Hemisphere without European contact and colonization. This...

CultureShock! Costa Rica: A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette

CultureShock! Costa Rica (3rd ed.)

A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette

Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd (2010)
US$12.75

CultureShock! Costa Rica is an indispensable companion for anyone who wishes to live and work...

Mayan Visions: The Quest for Autonomy in an Age of Globalization

Mayan Visions

The Quest for Autonomy in an Age of Globalization

Taylor and Francis (2001)
US$40.74

A significant work by one of anthropology's most important scholars, this book provides an...