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The Bolivian Andes: A Record of Climbing and Exploration in the Cordillera Real in the Years 1898 and 1900

by Conway, Sir Martin

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Published
1901
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Very Good+
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1st Printing
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1901. 403pp/illus. Famous mountain traveller of his times led first significant expedition into this region of the Andes, and wrote this engaging record of their explorations. Decorative Boards. Scarce, Cover lightly worn/bumped. Text clean. 1st Printing. Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Brazilian Monarchy and the South American Republics, 1822-1831: Diplomacy and State Building

by Seckinger, Ron

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780807111567
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$74.50

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Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1984. 187pp/illus/maps. Contents: Brazil and the International Environment; Ideology, Internationalism, and Self-Interest; Territory and Trade; Power Politics: Alliances and Illusions; Power Politics: Toward a New Order; Epilogue. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Indigenous Mestizos: The Politics of Race and Culture in Cuzco, Peru, 1919–1991 (Latin America Otherwise)

by de la Cadena, Marisol

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780822323853
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Durham, NC: Duke University Press Books, 2000. 408pp/illus. Contents: Past Dialogues About Race: An Introduction to the Present; Decency in 1920 Urban Cuzco: The Cradle of the Indigenistas; Liberal Indigenistas versus Tawantinsuyu: The Making of the Indian; Class, Modernity, & Mestizaje: New Incas & Old Indians; Insolent Mestizas & Respeto: The Redefinition of Mestizaje; Cuzqueñismo, Respeto, & Discrimination: The… Read more
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University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (Txt), 1999. 236pp/charts. Text clean. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Masters and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization

by Freyre, Gilberto

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Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1978. 538 p. + XLIV (44), original green cloth binding. These are the five chapters of this most interesting work: 1) General characteristics of the Portuguese colonization of Brazil: formation of an agrarian, slave-holding and hybrid society. 2I) The native in the formation of the brazilian family. 3) The Portuguese colonizer: antecedents and predispositions. 4… Read more
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Rafael Nunez and the Politics of Colombian Regionalism, 1863-1886

by Park, James William

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780807112359
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$49.50

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.A.: Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1985. 304pp. 304 pp. Contents: Configuration of Colombian Regionalism to 1874; Colombian Liberalism, 1863-1874; The Costeño Challenge to the Cachaco: The Election of 1875; The Conservative Party & the War of 1876-1877; Transition from Radicalism to the Regeneration, 1877-1880; Nationalism & the First Núñez Administration, 1880-1882; A Hiatus in Leadership: Rafael Núñez… Read more
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Cristianos y Nazis En Sudamerica

by Campos, Alberto

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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$79.50

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Mexico: Ediciones Or, 1941. 193pp. Text in Spanish. Front and back covers stamped. Text clean.. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good+/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Jose Antonio Paez

by Cunninghame-Graham, Robert B

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Published
1970
Condition
As New
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780804610698
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$74.50

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Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1970. 328 pp., with 8 b/w full-page plates and double page map of the northern countries of South America at end. Clean. Reprint. Cloth. As New/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Bird Islands of Peru : The Record of a Sojourn on the West Coast (1925)

by Murphy, Robert C

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Published
1925
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Very Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. 362pp/illus. Green cloth binding lettered in gilt, t.e.g., pictorial endpapers. Previous owner's name stamped on ffep and hal-title. Book is otherwise clean.. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Book of Chilam Balam of Chaumayel

by Roys, Ralph L

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Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
2nd Printing
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Norman, OK: Univ Of Oklahoma Pr, 1973. 229pp/illus/map. The Mayan Chilam Balam books are the eponymous 'town books' of small Yucatec towns. Usually these consist of disparate texts in which Mayan and Spanish traditions have coalesced. The Yucatec Mayas ascribed these to a chilam 'oracular priest' called Balam 'Jaguar'. Some of the texts contain prophetic texts which Spanish translators… Read more
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Moche Art and Archaeology in Ancient Peru

by Pillsbury, Joanne (ed)

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Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780300114423
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New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A.: Natl Gallery of Art/Yale Univ, 2006. 344pp/illus (some color). News of the Moche culture of ancient Peru. Clean archaeological data and interpretation. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket - Wraps. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Rain Forests and Cloud Forests

by Emsley, Michael

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810915510
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New York: Abrams, 1979. 264pp/illus. with many full page colour photographs by Kjell B.Sandved, showing the wonders of the rain forest and the sunless dwarfed variant the cloud forest.,animalls ,trees, birds insects. Clean. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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The Brazilian Monarchy and the South American Republics, 1822-1831: Diplomacy and State Building

by Seckinger, Ron

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Published
1984
Condition
As New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780807111567
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.A.: Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1984. 187 pp Contents: Brazil and the International Environment; Ideology, Internationalism, and Self-Interest; Territory and Trade; Power Politics: Alliances and Illusions; Power Politics: Toward a New Order. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Armed Forces of Latin America: Their Histories, Development, Present Strength and Military Potential

by English, Adrian J

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780710603210
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Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.A.: Janes Information Group, 1984. 490pp/illus/maps. Records, for the first time in any language, the make-up of Latin American armies, navies and air-and paramilitary forces whilst also analyzing their histories and the geographic, economic and political factors which shape them. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Recopilación de Decretos Militares delde el año 1828 hasta 1889 (2 Vol set)

by De León, P. Coronel de Artillería

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Published
1890
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Montivideo, : Tipografía de la Escuela Nacional de Artes y Oficios , 1890. 2 Vols. 369pp and 470pp. Spanish text. Clean and tight.. 1st Edition. Half-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Shamanism, Colonialism, and the Wild Man: A Study in Terror and Healing

by Taussig, Michael

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780226790121
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Chicago, IL: Univ of Chicago Pr, 1987. 517pp/illus/maps. Both terror and shamanism thrive on the subversion of order and meaning. Peruvian and Colombian indians. Light rubbing to dj. Previous owner address lable on ffep. Some light pencil marks in margins otherwise text clean. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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The Coast of Brazil. From Cape Orange to Rio Janeiro. Volume I. Compiled at The United States Hydrographic Office

by Gorringe, Lieutenant-Commander H. H

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Published
1873
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Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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Washington, D. C: Government Printing Office, 1873. 367pp/illus (some fold-outs) Text clean. Spine covering missing. Cover detached. Withdrawn from Coast & Geodetic sSurvey files tamp on title page. Otherwise clean.. 1st Edition. Cloth. Good+/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Yanoama Indians: A Cultural Geography

by Smole, William J

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780292710191
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Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: Univ of Texas Pr, 1976. 272pp/illus 31 plates, 11 figures, 13 maps & 16 tables. The Yanoama are one of the most numerous remaining aboriginal populations of the South American tropical forests, and their large territory constitutes a significant culture region". Light edgewear to dj. Text clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 4to… Read more
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Royal Tombs of Sipan = Umbas Reales De Sipan

by Alva, Walter;Donnan, Christopher B.;University of California, Los Angeles Fowler Museum of Cultural Histor

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780930741303
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Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.: Univ of California Museum of, 1993. 230pp/illus/some fold-outs. Clean. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket - Wraps. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Challenging Fronteras: Structuring Latina and Latino Lives in the U.s An Anthology of Readings

by Romero, Mary (ed) (et al)

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780415916073
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$124.50

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New York: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1997. 315pp. English text. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket - Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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