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Art of the Maya Civilization
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Art of the Maya Civilization

By Stendahl, Alfred Earl; Spinden, Herbert Joseph

Martin Widdifield Gallery, 1957. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Booklet catalog for September 4 through October 5, 1957 exhibition at Martin Widdifield Gallery, New York. Foreword by Alfred Earl Stenhahl. Introduction by Herbert Joseph Spinden. Extensively illustrated. Table of Mayan History. 28p.

$14.00

The Maya: A Speical Exhibition of Photographs and Artifacts
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The Maya: A Speical Exhibition of Photographs and Artifacts

By Kampen, M. E

University of Florida, Gainesville, 1970. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Booklet catalog for 1970 exhibitions at the University of Florida, Gainesville and the Jacksonville Art Museum. A Special Exhibition of Photographs and Artifacts marking the event of the 20th annual Latin American Conference. Introduction by M. E. Kampen. 20p.

$14.00

Los Mayas en Mexico: A Pictorial Guide, A View of the Maya World
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Los Mayas en Mexico: A Pictorial Guide, A View of the Maya World

By Gomez, Luis

Editora Kukulean, 2000. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Photographic guide to the Mayan world, with photos by Luis Gomez. Map. Two page introduction in English. 26p.

$12.00

Migrant: The Journey of a Mexican Worker (Accordion book)
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Migrant: The Journey of a Mexican Worker (Accordion book)

By Mateo, Jose Manuel; Pedro, Javier Martinez

Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 2014. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked. Text in both English and Spanish. Accordion style book with ribbon closer. Presents a Mexican boy telling of his journey to the U.S. with his family. Narrative is accompanied by one long, beautifully vivid illustration reminis­cent of pre-Hispanic codices, packaged as an 10-panel accordion-style foldout frieze.

$12.00

The Spirit Of Ancient Peru: Treasures from the Museo Arzueologico Rafael Larco Herrera
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The Spirit Of Ancient Peru: Treasures from the Museo Arzueologico Rafael Larco Herrera

By Berrin, Kathleen

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Thames and Hudson, 1997. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Catalog for exhibition at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and the Knoxville Museum of Art. Beautiful color plates. Essays by Elizabeth P. Penson, Richard L. Burger, Christopher B. Donnan, Clifford Evans, Esther Pasztory, and Maria Rostworowski de Diez Canseco. 216p. Measures 8.5x11 inches. Bibliography. Index

$20.00

Looking for History: Dispatches from Latin America
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Looking for History: Dispatches from Latin America

By Guillermoprieto, Alma

Vintage, 2001. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. An incisive volume of 17 articles that vividly illuminates Latin America’s recent history. Topics include Eva Peron, Che Guevara, Cuba, Mario Vargas Llosa, Colombia, and Mexico. 303p. Measures 5x8 inches.

$12.00

What is the FMC?
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What is the FMC?

By Federation of Cuban Women

Federacion de Mujeres Cubanas, 1987. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked booklet. Illustrated. 22p. Text in English. The FMC is the Federation of Cuban Women, a group established in 1960 under the revolutionary government with Vilma Espin as its president. Espin fought in the Sierra Maestras with Fidel Castro and Raul Castro and married Raul in 1959. She was the president of the FMC till her death in 2007.

$16.00

Traditional Art of Mesoamerica and Central Andes
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Traditional Art of Mesoamerica and Central Andes

By Dwyer, Jane Powell; Dwyer, Edward Bridgman

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1973. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Exhibition catalog. Maps. Timeline. Illustrated in color and black/white. Descriptive text. 40p. Measures 7.5x10 inches.

$12.00

Peru's Golden Treasures
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Peru's Golden Treasures

By Moseley, Michael E.; Feldman, Robert A

New York: Field Museum of Natural History, 1978. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Exhibition Catalog. Covers ancient styles, geography, technology, and more. Illustrated. Map. 76p. Bibliography. Drawings, photographs, and beautiful color plates.

$12.00

Persecution by Proxy: The Civil Patrols in Guatemala
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Persecution by Proxy: The Civil Patrols in Guatemala

By Jay, Alice

Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights, 1993. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. 72+pp. Illustrated. Label on back cover. Topics range from a history of Guatemala to recommendations for governments.

$12.00

Terra Cognita
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Terra Cognita

By Zerubavel, Eviatar

Rutgers University Press, 1992. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Section of maps. Discusses the process of the mental discovery, in terms of new explorations, and the psychology of discovery. Using fascinating old maps to prove his point, Zerubavel explains that as late as 1546, many Europeans failed to recognize that North and South America were connected by land, or that America was detached from Asia. 164p. Index. Bibliography.

$12.00

Aztecs: An Interpretation
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Aztecs: An Interpretation

By Clendinnen, Inga

Cambridge University Press, 1995. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Section of plates in color and B/W. In 1521, the city of Tenochtitlan, magnificent center of the Aztec empire, fell to the Spaniards and their Indian allies. Inga Clendinnen's account of the Aztecs recreates the culture of that city in its last unthreatened years. 398p. Index. Bibliography

$12.00

Traces of the Chilote Culture in Puerto Natales
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Traces of the Chilote Culture in Puerto Natales

By Oyarzun, Maria Eugenia

Regional Government of Magallanes and Chilean Antartica, 2009. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Color reproductions. Text in English. 50p. Measures 4.25x6.5 inches. Puerto Natales is a city in Chilean Patagonia with a population largely descended from immigrants from Chiloe.

$12.00

The First Americans: The Pre-Columbian Civilizations
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The First Americans: The Pre-Columbian Civilizations

By Bushnell, Geoffrey Hext Sutherland

McGraw-Hill, 1968. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Black and white illustrations. Chronological table. Index. 144p. Bibliography. The pre-Columbian civilizations of Mexico, Mesoamerica, and South America offer paradoxical mixtures. This book draws on archaeological findings to present the history of the Indian civilizations in America from 500 BC to the Hispanic conquests.

$12.00

Elementos de Historia de Mexico (Epocas Prehispanica y Colonial)
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Elementos de Historia de Mexico (Epocas Prehispanica y Colonial)

By Acevedo, Carlos Alvear

Mexico City: Editorial Jus, 1958. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Tercera Edicion. Text in Spanish. 492p. Significant tanning around the edges. This book is a history of Mexico from pre-Hispanic times to the end of the nineteenth century. Its aims to examine how the nation was shaped from the perspective of the interaction and fusion of two cultures, indigenous and Spanish.

$15.00

National History Museum Castillo De Chapultepec
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National History Museum Castillo De Chapultepec

By Guemes, Lina

Ediciones Orto, 1976. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Text in English. Juan O'Gorman's mural "Room of Independence" is a two-page color spread and signed by the artist to Mrs. Stern: "For Mrs. Stern with my affection Juan O'Gorman" Mrs. Stern (Rosalie Meyer Stern, widow of Sigmund Stern) was a collector and a patron on the arts. She associated with many 20th century Mexican painters and Diego Rivera’s mural The Allegory of California is also called the Stern mural. Beautifully illustrated. 24p. Plan. Chapultepec Castle is located in the middle of Chapultepec Park in Mexico City. Juan O'Gorman (1905-1982), a Mexican artist, also built the house and studio of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo.

$150.00

Report on the Americas (Volume XXV, Number 3)
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Report on the Americas (Volume XXV, Number 3)

By Varese, Stefano; Hale, Charles R.; Smith, Carol A. et al

New York: NACLA, 1991. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked. Worn cover. Illustrated. Includes the NACLA (North American Congress on Latin America) Report: The First Nations 1492-1992 and other articles. 48p.

$12.00

The Moche of Peru (Faces Magazine, September 1993)
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The Moche of Peru (Faces Magazine, September 1993)

By Faces, The Magazine About People

Classroom Publishers Association, 1993. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. B/W illustrations. 48p. Children's magazine on The Moche of Peru. Looks at who they were, textiles and clothing, animals, and dressing the dead. Also activities about the Moche. The Moche civilization flourished from the 1st to the 8th century CE on the northern coast of what is now Peru.

$12.00

Communist Cuba: Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period
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Communist Cuba: Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period

By Communist Party of Cuba

Political Publishers, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked text. 143p. Summarizes the period from 1976-1980 and looks at the fundamental aims for 1981-85.

$24.00

The Civilization of the Mayas
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The Civilization of the Mayas

By Thompson, J. Eric S

Chicago Natural History Museum, 1958. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Topics include an outline of Maya history, religion, legends, the calendar, welfare, art and architecture, religious ceremonies, human sacrifice and more. Index. Bibliography. 96p. Illustrated. Map.

$12.00

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