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Transatlantic Translations: Dialogues in Latin American Literature

by Ortega, Julio

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Published
2006
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1st UK Edition.
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9781861892874
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London: Reaktion Books, 2006 Christened the New World, Latin America represented a new beginning for Spanish colonists. In fact, the discovery of Latin America was only part of a continuing, worldwide search for new resources: fertile land, precious metals, and slave labor. Nevertheless, this idealized image of Latin America continues to dominate interpretations of"natives" who are transformed into marginalized, romanticized… Read more
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Santiago De Guayaquil : Una Ciudad Abierta

by Orellana Arenas, Miguel

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2003
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First Edition
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9789978433300
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Ecuador: Imprenta Mariscal, 2003 Santiago de Guayaquil is the most populous city in Ecuador,and also the nation's main port. Lavishly illustrated this book displays this city - the gateway to Pacific beaches and the Galapagos Islands- in full colour.. Stretching along the Guayas River is the waterfront Simón Bolívar promenade, home to La Rotonda monument. In the north, Las… Read more
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Tanczymy juz tylko w Zaduszki. Reportaze z Ameryki Lacinskiej

by Hawranek, Maria & Opryszek, Szymon

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2016
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First Edition.
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9788324036110
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Krakow, Poland: Znak, 2016 Latin America is described [as] a dangerous, exotic, poor region of the world. The reality is a complex and surprising cultural diversity that eludes stereotypes.the mosaic portrait of another, less known America, communities existing in the periphery of the world and time. . the Bolivian Mennonites, who choose their own ways without the current achievements of… Read more
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The Civilization of the Incas

by Valla, Jean-Claude

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Published
1978
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First Thus.
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Geneva, Switzerland: Editions Fermi, 1978 First published as "La Civilisation des Incas" and translated from the French by Irene LeGuyader Weaver & F.Albert Weaver, and then reissued by Ed.Fermi in the "Lost Civilizations" series This edtion is in a handsome binding, decorated in red, black and gold , gilt, printed endpapers ribbon marker, tipped in coloured frontis. 276p. B &… Read more
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The Civilization of the Maya

by Annequin, Guy

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Published
1978
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Fine
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First Thus.
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Geneva, Switzerland: Editions Fermi, 1978 First published as "La Civilisation des Mayas" and translated from the French by Lyndal de Turenne it was then reissued by Ed.Fermi in the "Lost Civilizations" series This edtion is in a very attractive binding, decorated in red, black and gold , gilt, printed endpapers ribbon marker, tipped in coloured frontis. 234p. B & W… Read more
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Three Letters from the Andes

by Fermor, Patrick Leigh

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Published
2005
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Reprint
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9780719566851
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London: John Murray., 2005 "In 1971 the celebrated traveller Patrick Leigh Fermor accompanied five friends on a remarkable journey into the high Andes of Peru. His adventure took him from Cuzco to Urubamba, on to Puno and Juli on Lake Titicaca, down to Arequipa and finally back to Lima. The expedition was led by a writer and poet and the… Read more
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Coups and Cocaine : Two Journeys in South America

by Daniels, Anthony

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Published
1987
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Fine
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780712617703
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London: Century, 1987 First Pbk.Ed... Trade Paperback. Fine.
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Colombia : Land of Tomorrow

by Anthony,Glynis

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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1st UK Edition.
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9780709104742
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London: Robert Hale, 1968 "Colombia is a land of poets and peasants, nomadic Indians and nuclear scientists; skyscraping cities and wattle and daub hamlets; mule-trains and jet aircraft. It has landscapes of snowcapped mountains and steaming rain-forests, barren tundra and vast grasslands, fertile valleys and sunburnt deserts. It is a country with a heritage of pre-Colombian civilizations, Hispanic colonial rule… Read more
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