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The Rough Riders

The Rough Riders

by Theodore Roosevelt

In 1898, as the Spanish-American War was escalating, Theodore Roosevelt assembled an improbable regiment of Ivy Leaguers, cowboys, Native Americans, African-Americans, and Western Territory land speculators. This group of men, which became known as the Rough Riders, trained for four weeks in the Texas desert and then set sail for Cuba. Over the course of the summer, Roosevelt's Rough Riders fought valiantly, and sometimes recklessly, in the Cuban foothills, incurring casualties at a far greater rate than... Read more
The Serpent and The Rainbow

The Serpent and The Rainbow

by Davis Wade


In April 1982, ethnobotanist Wade Davis arrived in Haiti to investigate two documented cases of zombis -- people who had reappeared in Haitian society years after they had been officially declared dead and had been buried. Drawn into a netherworld of rituals and celebrations, Davis penetrated the vodoun mystique deeply enough to place zombification in its proper context within vodoun culture. In the course of his investigation, Davis came to realize that the story of vodoun is the history of Haiti --... Read more
Havana Nocturne

Havana Nocturne

by T J English

Includes bibliographical references and index.
The Traveller's Tree

The Traveller's Tree

by Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor (1915-2011) was an intrepid traveler, a heroic soldier, and a writer with a unique prose style. After his stormy schooldays, followed by the walk across Europe to Constantinople that begins in A Time of Gifts (1977) and continues through Between the Woods and the Water (1986), he lived and traveled in the Balkans and the Greek Archipelago. His books Mani (1958) and Roumeli (1966) attest to his deep interest in languages and remote places. In the Second World War he joined the... Read more
The Cuban Story

The Cuban Story

by Herbert L Matthews

A personal interpretation of the Cuban revolution and its impact on the United States and on Latin America by the noted New York Times correspondent and editor.
Havana Dreams

Havana Dreams

by Wendy Gimbel

Wendy Gimbel made many childhood visits to the family of her paternal grandmother in pre-Castro Cuba. She later went on to receive a Ph.D. in English literature, and is the author of a scholarly book on Edith Wharton. Her articles have appeared in the New York Times, Vogue, Mirabella, The Nation, and other publications. She has two grown sons and lives with her husband in New York City.From the Hardcover edition.
History Will Absolve Me

History Will Absolve Me

by Fidel Castro

Hazardous Duty

Hazardous Duty

by Col David H Hackworth

Panamexico

Panamexico

by Carveth Wells

History Of the Bahamas

History Of the Bahamas

by Michael Craton

Bay Of Pigs

Bay Of Pigs

by Peter Wyden

Six Days In Havana

Six Days In Havana

by James a And John Kings Michener

Fidel

Fidel

by Tad Szulc

October Fury

October Fury

by Peter Huchthausen

Best Nightmare On Earth

Best Nightmare On Earth

by Herbert Gold

Six Days In Havana

Six Days In Havana

by James a ; Kings, John Michener

90 Miles From Home

90 Miles From Home

by Warren Miller

The Story Of Bermuda

The Story Of Bermuda

by Hudson Strode

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The Fish Is Red

by Warren Hinckle; William W Turner

No cover image available

Papa Doc

by Bernard, and Burt, Al Diederich

No cover image available

Virgins

by Jeanne Perkins Harman

Caribbean Books & Ephemera

Cuba

Cuba

by Suchlicki, Jaime

Insider

Insider

by Llovio-Menendez, Jose Luis

The Serpent and the Rainbow

The Serpent and the Rainbow

by Davis, Wade

New York: Simon and Schuster. Hardcover. 1985. 1st Edition. 8vo 297pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. Slight remainder mark A Harvard scientist's astonishing journey into the secret society of Haitian voodoo, zombis and magic .
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$23.52
El partido de la unidad la democracia y los derechos humanos que defendemos; La Habana, 8 - 10 de octubre de 1997

El partido de la unidad la democracia y los derechos humanos que defendemos; La Habana, 8 - 10 de octubre de 1997

by V Congreso del Partido Communista de Cuba

Havana: Editora Política, 1997. vi, 65p., 4.75x8 inches, text in Spanish, wraps lightly worn and soiled else very good slim trade paperback in pictorial wraps.
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$12.00
Carte de l'isle de Sainte Lucie

Carte de l'isle de Sainte Lucie

by Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

[Paris: Jean-Baptiste Croisey, n.d., 1764. Double-page engraved map hand-colored in outline, approx. 12¼" x 17½" overall (image size 8" x 12"); central fold, else very good. Map no. 95 from Tome I, extracted from Bellin's Le petit atlaas maritime, 1764. Relief shown pictorially.
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$143.75
La Clase Obrera Frente a la Industrializacion del Pais [Cover title: Mensaje a los Obreros]. SIGNED

La Clase Obrera Frente a la Industrializacion del Pais [Cover title: Mensaje a los Obreros]. SIGNED

by Guevara Senra, Dr. Ernesto "Che" [Che Guevara]

La Habana, Cuba: Cuba Avanza/CMQ, 1960. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Small 8vo, original cardstock wraps bound into dark green calf covers, with the title stamped in gilt on the upper board; pp. [3] 4-26 [1]. Original wraps a little creased and slightly soiled, leather boards pristine. SIGNED by Che on the title page, along with the phrase "Libertad o muerte." There is an additional (undecipherable) scrawl in the same ink on the flyleaf. The first separate edition of a transcript of a talk... Read more
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$2,500.00
Ship to Shore 1: Caribbean Charter Yacht Recipes

Ship to Shore 1: Caribbean Charter Yacht Recipes

by Robinson, Jan

Paperback. Very Good.
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£2.28
Colonies Françaises [Guadeloupe] Amérique du Sud

Colonies Françaises [Guadeloupe] Amérique du Sud

by Levasseur, Victor

Paris: A. Combette, n.d., 1842. Engraved map (approx. 14" x 21") hand-colored in outline, extracted from the Atlas National Illustré. Top margin irregular from extraction, otherwise very good. "Impie. de Lemercier Paris," at lower left margin. "A Paris chez Combette, edit." at lower right margin. Attractive map of Grande Terre and Basse Terre surrounded by steel engraved vignettes featuring the riches of the colony.
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$86.25
Annales des Pays d'Amerique Centrale et des Caraibes No. 8. Caraibes: Mouvements politiques et sociaux. Amerique Centrale: Quels choix pour la paix

Annales des Pays d'Amerique Centrale et des Caraibes No. 8. Caraibes: Mouvements politiques et sociaux. Amerique Centrale: Quels choix pour la paix

by Association Europeenne pour la Recherche sur l'Amerique Centrale et les Caraibes

Marseilles: Université d'Aix. Softcover. Good with no dust jacket. Book is primarily in the French language with several essays in English. Sound binding. Pages have underlined passages on some. Title page creased with minor soiling. Pages generally otherwise clean, off-white, with typescript font. Wraps have general handling wear. ; Contents: van Eeuwen and Pizetti van Eeuwen, Editorial. Corten, Haiti: un mouvement social sans allocutaire. Pizetty van Eeuwen, Le Problème des status de très petites... Read more
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$16.00
History of the people of Trinidad and Tobago

History of the people of Trinidad and Tobago

by Williams, Eric

Port-of-Spain: PNM Publishing Co, 1962. Paperback. 294p. first printing, map endpapers, small abrasion on front wrap, minor internal creasing. General soiling and browning to wraps. Previous owner's name to top right corner of front cover. First appearance of Williams' homage to his country's independence on August 31, 1962, and his ascendency to the Prime Ministry.
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$15.00
Haiti Shippers Guide

Haiti Shippers Guide

by Rigdon, John C

Powder Springs, GA: Eastern Digital Resources, 2010. CD_rom. New. Many organizations are currently delivering most of their supplies to Haiti in suitcases aboard flights. This is very inefficient and costly when compared to other methods. This manual is designed to help you cut through the terminology and bureaucracy and ultimately to save you money in shipping items to Haiti and in receiving items from Haiti. The Haiti Shippers Guide is available in paperback or on CD-ROM in Adobe PDF... Read more
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$15.00
BERMUDA BY THE TWO LUXURIOUS "A" STEAMERS WEEKLY, ARAGUAYA & AVON Round  Trip Rates 1926-1927 Sailings

BERMUDA BY THE TWO LUXURIOUS "A" STEAMERS WEEKLY, ARAGUAYA & AVON Round Trip Rates 1926-1927 Sailings

by Royal Mail Steam Packet

Royal Mail Steam Packet Co.. Very Good+. 1926. Softcover. Clean pictorial covers with five folds. Fully open 9"x24". Round trip rates for the R. M. S. Araguaya and R. M. S. Avon. A, B, C& D Decks; Room sizes; New York to Bermuda schedule; Bermuda hotel rates. Nautical ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .
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$10.00
Las canciones de los heroes: poemas

Las canciones de los heroes: poemas

by Cos Causse, Jesus (text) and Jorge Hidalgo (illustrations)

[Santiago de Cuba]: Universdad de Oriente, 1974. Paperback. Very Good. Jorge Hidalgo. illustrations, [19]p. Original wrapper. 26cm. Cover unevenly browned. INSCRIBED by Cos Causse. Spanish text.
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$26.00
Poesia (1928-1978)

Poesia (1928-1978)

by Augier, Angel I

Habana: Bolsilibros Union, 1980. Paperback. Very Good. errata slip, 338p. Original wrapper. 18cm. INSCRIBED by Augier (as "Angel"). Spanish text.
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$25.00
Testimony of Juan Isidro Tapia Adames. Hearing before the Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act and Other Internal Security Laws... Eighty-ninth Congress, first session, October 18, 1965

Testimony of Juan Isidro Tapia Adames. Hearing before the Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act and Other Internal Security Laws... Eighty-ninth Congress, first session, October 18, 1965

by Tapia Adames, Juan Isidro

Washington DC: GPO, 1965. v, 106, xiii p., very good in wraps. Dominican testifies about the Communist Threat to the US through the Caribbean.
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$20.00
The post office in Barbados [British West Indies]. A brief history containing special chapters on postage stamps and postmarks, and a foreword by the Colonial Postmaster..

The post office in Barbados [British West Indies]. A brief history containing special chapters on postage stamps and postmarks, and a foreword by the Colonial Postmaster..

by Bayley, Herbert

[Bridgetown?], B.W.I.: printed at the Advocate Press, 1933. 12mo, pp. x, 73, [1]; 1 full-page illustration; tables in the text; original printed red wrappers; small chips in the corners, else very good.
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$51.75
Tania

Tania

by Moreno, Enrique (compilador)

Santiago de Cuba: Editorial Oriente, 1979. Pamphlet. 39p., illustrated with fuzzy b&w photoreproductions and documents in facsimile, three photos in color, 7x4 inch staplebound pamphlet in color wraps. Text in Spanish. Front cover is a little torn at the staples, which have begun to rust, mild edgewear, small neat owner's presentation inscription on the half-title, good-only copy.
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$12.00
Bay of Pigs; The Untold Story

Bay of Pigs; The Untold Story

by Wyden, Peter

New York: Simon & Schuster [0-671-24006-4] [1979]. (Hardcover) 352pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Map endpapers, maps, photographs, index. Dust jacket spine is lightly faded. Book about Fidel Castro. Locale: ; Cuba. (History--United States, C.I.A., Military Operations).
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$26.25
NACLA newsletter

NACLA newsletter

New York: North American Congress on Latin America, 1969. 16p., stapled at corner. This issue includes "U.S. Media Empire / Latin America," by Jon Frappier, Interview with Omar Sharif on "Che!", tables. The information source for the Left in Latin America. Vol. II, No. 9, January. The NACLA Newsletter, which became the Latin America & Empire Report in the early 1970s, was the primary source for Left-wing reportage on events and institutions affecting the people of Latin America, occasionally expanding... Read more
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$12.00
Partie occidentale de l'isle de la Guadeloupe, appellée la Basse Terre. [With:] Partie orientale de l'isle de la Guadeloupe, appellée la Grande-Terre

Partie occidentale de l'isle de la Guadeloupe, appellée la Basse Terre. [With:] Partie orientale de l'isle de la Guadeloupe, appellée la Grande-Terre

by Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

[Paris: Jean-Baptiste Croisey, n.d., 1764. Two engraved maps hand-colored in outline, each approx. 12¾" x 17¾" overall (image size 8¾" x 14"); previous central folds, all else very good. Map nos. 87 and 88 extracted from Bellin's Le petit atlas maritime, 1764. Relief shown by hachures, depths shown by soundings, oriented with north to the left.
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$431.25
Vue de l'isle St. Thomas

Vue de l'isle St. Thomas

[Paris]: C. de Lasteyrie, r[ue] du Bac no. 58, 1821. Early lithograph view by Brocas after Edouard de Montulé of the harbor of Charlotte Amalie, approx. 11" x 13¼" overall (image approx. 6" x 9"); light wrinkles, very good. Plate no. 7 extracted from Montulé's Voyage en Amérique, en Italie, en Siciel et en Égypte, pendant les années 1816, 1817, 1818 et 1819 (Paris, 1821). Charles Philibert du Saillant, Comte de Lasteyrie was a lithographic pioneer, draughtsman, printer and publisher. Trained in... Read more
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$115.00
The Fish Is Red: The Story of the Secret War Against Castro

The Fish Is Red: The Story of the Secret War Against Castro

by Hinckle, Warren; Turner, William W

New York, New York, U. S. A.: Harper & Row, Publishers, , 1981. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stated First Edition With The Number Line Indicating A First Printing. Includes Bibliography And Index. The Book Is Bound In Blue Paper Over One Quarter Dark Blue Cloth With Gilt Stamped Lettering On The Spine. The Book Is Near Fine With Light Fading Of The Top Board Edges.
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$24.99
Carte de l'isle de la Barbade

Carte de l'isle de la Barbade

by Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

[Paris: Jean-Baptiste Croisey, n.d., 1764. Engraved map hand-colored in outline, approx. 12¼" x 9¼" overall (image size 8" x 5¾"); very good. Map no. 98 from Tome I, extracted from Bellin's Le petit atlas maritime, 1764. Relief shown pictorially.
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$143.75
Pan and Peacocks

Pan and Peacocks

by Roberts, Walter Adolphe

Boston: Four Seas, 1928. 1st ed. Hardcover. Good. 80p. Cloth-backed boards. 21cm. Backstrip frayed and chipped. Bookplate. No Jacket. Scarce book of poetry. Roberts, who was born in Jamaica, is often mentioned or honored as one of the fathers of Jamaican independence. He is also often regarded as having some African ancestry although there is not much evidence to support this claim. Roberts emphatically denied having such ancestry. We find little evidence of any particular sympathy for persons of... Read more
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$75.00
Main Report: Third Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba

Main Report: Third Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba

by Castro, Fidel

La Habana: Editora Politica, 1986. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. 8vo, white cloth with gilt lettering on front board, in a photographic jacket featuring Castro. pp 114 + index. Text in English. Previous owner's emboss to title page, bumping to spine head. Jacket chipped and worn, with closed tear to front panel.
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$40.50