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Night of the Silent Drums

by Anderson, John L.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1975
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, jacket lightly tattered.
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First Edition; First Printing
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9780684143248
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$35.00

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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, jacket lightly tattered.. 1975. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0684143240 . Map endpapers. Historical fiction based on the slave rebellion in St. John, Virgin Islands (formerly St. Jan) , in 1733. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 406 pages .
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America's Triumph at Panama: Panorama and Story of the Construction and Operation of the World's Giant Waterway from Ocean to Ocean

by Avery, Ralph Emmett

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Published
1913
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.
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Chicago: L. W. Walter Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.. 1913. Hardcover. Brown illustrated cloth. Profusely illustrated with photos and illustrations. Story of the "eighth wonder of the world", the construction of the Panama Canal, linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 384 pages .
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Jamaica: Babylon on a Thin Wire

by Boot, Adrian; Thomas, Michael

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Published
1977
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Good; Foxing.
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First Edition
ISBN
9780805205565
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NY: Schocken Books. Good; Foxing.. 1977. First Edition. Softcover. 080520556X . Many photos. A view of Jamaica's post-colonial people, Rastafarian culture and reggae music. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 96 pages .
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Mexico: An Interpretation

by Beals, Carleton

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Published
1923
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and waterstained, rear hinge cracked.
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First Edition
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$50.00

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NY: B. W. Huebsch, Inc.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and waterstained, rear hinge cracked.. 1923. First Edition. Hardcover. Burgundy cloth. Inscribed by Beals on the front free endpaper. An analysis of Mexican history, politics, sociology, and foreign intervention in Mexican affairs by the author and journalist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 280 … Read more
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Peasant Society in the Colombian Andes: A Sociological Study of Saucio

by Fals-Borda, Orlando

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Published
1962
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Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings.
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Later Printing
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$15.00

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Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings.. 1962. Later Printing. Hardcover. xii, 277pp, photos, index. Brown cloth binding. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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How They Saw the New World

by Lehner, Ernst; Lehner, Johanna; Alexander Gerard L. (editor)

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Published
1966
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
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NY: Tudor Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1966. Hardcover. Brown cloth. Illustrated with over 200 woondcuts, engravings, prints, maps, and other illustrations from 15th and 16th century European explorers and others about the curious geography, people, plants, and wildlife of the New World. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall;… Read more
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Prefilatelia Peruana

by Colareta, Jose F.

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Published
1979
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Very Good; Covers curled and rubbed.
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Limited Edition
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Lima, Peru: Private Printing. Very Good; Covers curled and rubbed.. 1979. Limited Edition. Softcover. A bilingual (English and Spanish) study on pre-philatelic postmarks used during the Viceroyship of Peru and the Republican Period, including colonial postmarks of the Audience of La Plata. One of 1,000 copies (#888). Signed by the author at the rear colophon page. Many… Read more
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Slave Society in the Danish West Indies: St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix

by Hall, Neville A. T. ; Higman, B. W. (editor)

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Published
1992
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Spine of jacket sunned, fore-edges stained.
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First Edition
ISBN
9780801844737
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$40.00

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Spine of jacket sunned, fore-edges . stained.. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 0801844738 . xxiv, 287pp. Black cloth binding. Notes, bibliography, index, maps, illustrations. ; Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History and Culture; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Shark and the Sardines

by Arevalo, Juan Jose; Cobb, June (translator) ; Osegueda, Dr. Raul (translator)

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Published
1961
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.
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NY: Lyle Stuart. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.. 1961. Hardcover. Analysis of U. S. - Latin American relations by the former President of Guatemala. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .
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Economic History of Cuba

by Le Riverend, Julio

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Published
1967
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and sunned.
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Havana, Cuba: Ensayo. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and sunned.. 1967. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages .
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El Diccionario Del Espanol Chicano / the Dictionary of Chicano Spanish

by Galvan, Roberto A. ; Teschner, Richard V.

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780884991465
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Silver Spring, MD: Institute of Modern Languages. Very Good. 1977. Revised Edition. Softcover. 0884991466 . xi, 144pp. .
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House Made of Air

by Pintauro, Joe

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Published
2000
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Head of spine bumped.
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Sag Harbor, NY: Bookman Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Head of spine bumped.. 2000. Softcover. One of 200 copies. Preface by Pintauro. Frontispiece photo of Chilean poet Pablo Neruda and his wife Matilde Urrutia. Appears to be an excerpt from Pintauro's 1966 play about Neruda and Urrutia's harassment by Dictator-General Pinochet after the Allende… Read more
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The Sea and the Jungle

by Tomlinson, H. M.

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Published
1923
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, else a clean, tight and bright copy.
Edition
First American Edition; Third Printing
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$25.00

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NY: E. P. Dutton. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, else a clean, tight and . bright copy.. 1923. First American Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. Tomlinson's classic travel narrative of his 2,000-mile journey aboard a tramp steamer through Brazil and other parts of South… Read more
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Por Que Lucha El Frente Sandinista Junto Al Pueblo

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N.D.
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Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.
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FSLN. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. N.D.. Softcover. Circa 1980s FSLN (Sandinista) publication. Stapled printed off-white wrappers. Text in Spanish. Illustrated throughout by Bordo. Post-Somoza pamphlet (Why the Sandinista Front Fights with the People) outlining a well-illustrated history of Nicaraguan governance and U. S. Involvement. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages .
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Spotless Fleet Cruises to Florida, Havana, West Indies, South America, Season 1939-1940

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Published
1940
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Good; Covers dampstained and sunned.
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Holland-American Line. Good; Covers dampstained and sunned.. 1940. Softcover. Color photo-illustrated stapled wraps. Many photos, including some in color, of ship interiors, and representative scenes of Curacao, Haiti, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Miami, St. Thomas, and Havana. Rear cover pocket contains rates and itineraries booklet for Spotless Fleet Cruises on the S. S. Nieuw-Amsterdam, dated Jan. 15,… Read more
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Mexico: A Glamorous Adventure

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N.D.
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Very Good; Covers toned.
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NY: New York and Cuba Mail Steamship Co.. Very Good; Covers toned.. N.D.. Softcover. Orange and black illustrated stapled card covers. Circa 1938. Many photos and tri-color illustrations. Promotional brochure describing Mexicos historic and scenic charms, its customs and culture, major cities and tourist destinations, food, arts, archeological treasures and other tourist information. ; 8vo… Read more
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Incidents of Travel in Yucatan (Volumes I and II)

by Stephens, John L.

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
Edition
Reprint
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$45.00

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NY: Dover. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. In two volumes. Uniformly bound in red cloth. Unabridged publication of Harper and Brother's 1843 edition. Volume one: xiv, 303pp, many illustrations, folding map in rear sleeve. Volume two: xvi, 336pp. Classic travel book documenting Stephens trip with artist Frederick Catherwood through… Read more
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The Brazilian Photographs of Genevieve Naylor, 1940-1942

by Levine, Robert M.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good; Remainder stripe on page bottoms.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780822321897
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$12.00

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Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Very Good; Remainder stripe on page bottoms.. 1998. First Edition. Softcover. 0822321890 . ix, 156pp. Photos documenting life in Brazil in the early 1940s. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Intervention and Dollar Diplomacy in the Caribbean 1900-1921

by Munro, Dana G.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1964
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on verso of half-title, boards rubbed, jacket toned and tattered and waterstained on
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First Edition
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$20.00

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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on verso of half-title, boards rubbed, jacket toned and tattered and waterstained on spine.. 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. ix, 553pp, index. Blue cloth binding. Map endpapers. .
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Greater America

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Published
1898
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded, front hinge cracked, owner name on front free endpaper.
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First Edition
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$20.00

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NY: F. Tennyson Neely. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded, front hinge . cracked, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth lettered in red on front boards. A compilation of photos and captions taken from the Spanish-American War and the newly acquired American possessions of Cuba, Porto Rico and the… Read more
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