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Hardcover. A lively and cogent exploration of the golden age of Mexican cinema, which spanned the 1930s through to the 1950s. This book examines both Mexican cinema's role in building an imagined national community within Mexico and its economic and cultural impact on Latin America, Europe, and the United States. Series: Cultural Histories of Cinema. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1KLCM; APF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 172 x 17. Weight in Grams: 598.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2013th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844575336
ISBN
9781844575336

€ 81.15

Paperback. Series: PAHO Scientific Publications S. Num Pages: 229 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLC; 1KLS; 1QSC; MBN; RNF; RNU; TCB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 182 x 254 x 19. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
World Health Organization Switzerland
Number of pages
229
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9789275115602
ISBN
9789275115602

€ 66.12
€ 25.24

Paperback.
Publisher
Verso Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Revised Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844672486
ISBN
9781844672486

€ 26.71

Paperback. For many, a map is nothing more than a tool used to determine the location or distribution of something. But maps reveal much more: to really read a map means to examine what it shows and what it doesn't, and to ask who made it, why, and for whom. This title asks these sorts of questions about maps of Latin America. Editor(s): Dym, Jordana; Offen, Karl. Num Pages: 360 pages, 118 colour plates, 12 halftones, 1 line drawing. BIC Classification: 1KL; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 216 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1293.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
360
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226618227
ISBN
9780226618227

€ 43.99
€ 43.79

Hardcover. Series: History: Bloomsbury Academic Collections. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLSA; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; KCZ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 165 x 241 x 22. Weight in Grams: 588.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474241663
ISBN
9781474241663

€ 110.39

Hardcover. Series: Discovering South America: History, Politics, and Culture. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 1KL; YNM. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 213 x 210 x 11. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Mason Crest Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781422233047
ISBN
9781422233047

€ 16.99
€ 15.02

Paperback. Peter Allison brought you Don't Run, Whatever You Do & Don't Look Behind You. How to Walk a Puma is Peter's fascinating and often hilarious account of his adventures and misadventures in South America. Num Pages: 264 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLS; WNC; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 216 x 18. Weight in Grams: 288. And Other Things I Learned While Stumbling Through South America. 264 pages, Illustrationsstrations, map. Peter Allison brought you Don't Run, Whatever You Do & Don't Look Behind You. How to Walk a Puma is Peter's fascinating and often hilarious account of his adventures and misadventures in South America. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KLS; WNC; WTL. Dimension: 136 x 216 x 18. Weight: 292.
Publisher
Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857885668
ISBN
9781857885668

€ 14.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. This text analyses the movements of people, goods, money, politics, and culture across the California-Mexico border, and explores its implications for both parties. Editor(s): Lowenthal, Abraham F.; Burgess, Katrina (formerly Assistant Director, the California-Mexico Project, University of Southern California, USA). Num Pages: 388 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 1KLCM; JFC; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 514. Clean copy in good to very good condition. Some light shelf wear.
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Number of pages
388
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KRF0006755
ISBN
9780804721875

€ 5.42

Paperback. This text analyses the movements of people, goods, money, politics, and culture across the California-Mexico border, and explores its implications for both parties. Editor(s): Lowenthal, Abraham F.; Burgess, Katrina (formerly Assistant Director, the California-Mexico Project, University of Southern California, USA). Num Pages: 388 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 1KLCM; JFC; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 514. Paperback, good condition.
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Number of pages
388
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KRF0027306
ISBN
9780804721875

€ 5.42

Paperback. Presents a history of Colombia's "long twentieth century," from the civil wars of the late nineteenth century to the drug wars of the late twentieth. This book explains Colombia's political history, discussing key leaders, laws, parties, and ideologies; corruption and inefficiency; and the paradoxical nature of government institutions. Translator(s): Stoller, Richard. Series: Latin America in Translation. Num Pages: 320 pages, 7 tables. BIC Classification: 1KLSC; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 159 x 234 x 22. Weight in Grams: 502.
Publisher
Duke University Press Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822337676
ISBN
9780822337676

€ 31.99
€ 28.91

Paperback. 261pp. Keywords: "General, Mammals, Reference" This unusual anthology demonstrates the range of possibilities in nature writing with contributions from Charles Bowden, Julian Hayden, Danny Lopez, Charles Sheldon, Ann Zwinger, and others". Essential reading for naturalists and conservationists. Highly recommended".--Library Journal. Num Pages: 261 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBS; 1KBBW; 1KLCM; WNCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 503
Publisher
University of Arizona Press Arizona
Number of pages
261
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
SKU
KHS0065936
ISBN
9780816513987

€ 10.75

Paperback. This title gives an interpretation of the reception of the new world by the old. It is an in-depth study of the pre-Enlightenment methods by which Europeans attempted to describe and classify the American Indian and his society. Key terms such as "barbarian", and "civil" are examined. Series Editor(s): Klein, Herbert S. Series: Cambridge Iberian and Latin American Studies. Num Pages: 284 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KLS; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
284
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521337045
ISBN
9780521337045

€ 45.54

Paperback. Tango. A multidimensional expression of Argentine identity, one that speaks to that nation's sense of disorientation, loss, and terror. Yet the tango mesmerises dancers and audiences alike throughout the world. This title examines the poetics of the tango while describing author's own quest to dance this most dramatic of paired dances. Series: Public Planet Books. Num Pages: 160 pages, 89 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1KLC; 1KLS; ASD; AVGF; JFC; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 139 x 216 x 12. Weight in Grams: 227.
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822321910
ISBN
9780822321910

€ 25.99
€ 23.75

Hardcover. Editor(s): Fernandez-Kelly, Patricia; Shefner, Jon. Num Pages: 272 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KL; JP; KCP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 538. Good to like new, with some very minor shelf wear
Publisher
Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (Trd)
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
SKU
KMB0000489
ISBN
9780271027500

€ 14.18

Paperback. Series: Zona Tropical Publications. Num Pages: 544 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLCR; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 25. Weight in Grams: 742.
Publisher
Comstock Publishing Associates
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501700620
ISBN
9781501700620

€ 37.99
€ 36.27

Paperback. Series: Moon Handbooks. Num Pages: 350 pages, Full-color photos and maps throughout. BIC Classification: 1KLSA; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 114. .
Publisher
Moon Travel
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781631212857
ISBN
9781631212857

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. Based on spontaneous conversations of shantytown youth hanging out on the streets of their neighborhoods and interviews from the comfortable living rooms of the middle class, the author shows how racial ideas permeate the daily lives of Rio de Janeiro's residents across race and class lines. Num Pages: 248 pages, 18 b/w images and 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; CFA; JFC; JFSL4; JHMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 229 x 17. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520293809
ISBN
9780520293809

€ 35.99
€ 32.20

Hardcover. From the bestselling author of Walking the Himalayas and Walking the Nile, explorer Levison Wood begins his next challenging adventure - walking 1700 miles along the spine of the Americas from Mexico to Colombia. Num Pages: 304 pages, 2 x 8 page colour insets. BIC Classification: 1KL; BM; WSZC; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 163 x 31. Weight in Grams: 570.
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473654068
ISBN
9781473654068

€ 25.99
€ 18.92

Paperback. 1972. A plane has crashed in the Andes mountains. The passengers are hopelessly lost in one of the most isolated places on earth. Almost three months later, two of the survivors, emaciated and frozen, reach the authorities and lead a rescue team to the remaining fourteen passengers. The rescue team are shocked when they reach the crash-site. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1KLSX; 3JJPL; BTP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 158 x 198 x 31. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Arrow
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099574521
ISBN
9780099574521

€ 14.99
€ 11.26

Hardcover. Begins with the 1920s onwards, providing revelatory perspectives on the undercharted history of Latin American photography, and featuring work by Claudia Andujar, Barbara Brandli, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Horacio Coppola, Paz Errazuriz, Graciela Iturbide, Sara Facio, Paolo Gasparini, Daniel Gonzalez, Boris Kossoy, and others. Num Pages: 256 pages, 350 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KL; AJC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 313 x 236 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1734. 256 pages, 350 colour illustrations. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KL; AJC. Dimension: 313 x 236 x 25. Weight: 1734.
Publisher
Aperture
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781597111898
ISBN
9781597111898

€ 54.99
€ 38.60

Paperback. Presents the history of the hidden civilizations of the first people of the South American Andes. This guide offers an account of how the Chavin, Nazca, Moche, Wari, Tiwanaku, Chimu, Inca and other people lived. It explores the daily life of the Incas from birth and childhood, to adulthood, marriage, the rituals of death and burial. Num Pages: 128 pages, over 200 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1KLSR; 3H; 3JB; HBJK; HBLC; HRKP; JFSL9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 294 x 234 x 10. Weight in Grams: 674. The Extraordinary History of the Hidden Civilizations of the First Peoples of the South American Andes, with Over 200 Photographs and Illustrations. 128 pages, over 200 colour photographs. Presents the history of the hidden civilizations of the first people of the South American Andes. This guide offers an account of how the Chavin, Nazca, Moche, Wari, Tiwanaku, Chimu, Inca and other people lived. It explores the daily life of the Incas from birth and childhood, to adulthood, marriage, the rituals of death and burial. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KLSR; 3H; 3JB; HBJK; HBLC; HRKP; JFSL9. Dimension: 294 x 234 x 10. Weight: 674.
Publisher
Anness
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844768677
ISBN
9781844768677

€ 13.99
€ 11.02

Paperback. Focusing on the 1994 Summit of the Americas, this book traces the White House's decision to convene the summit, analyzes the administration's foreign affairs decision-making, and details the other countries' diplomatic strategies for contributing to the summit agenda. Num Pages: 261 pages, tables, figures. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 1KLC; 1KLS; JPQB; JPS; KCLT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 161 x 17. Weight in Grams: 413. Clean copy with some light shelfwear. Good to very good
Publisher
Institute for International Economics
Number of pages
261
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
SKU
KST0018250
ISBN
9780881322422

€ 5.88

Paperback. Series: Insight Explore Guides. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLSA; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 117. .
Publisher
Insight Guides
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Fol Pap/Ma
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786715999
ISBN
9781786715999

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. The best birdwatching sites in Central America and the Caribbean are covered in this guide. Included are detailed maps of the regions. Each site is considered in terms of Habitat", "Timing", "Access" and "Calendar", allowing birdwatchers to get the best out of their excursions." Series: Where to Watch Birds. Num Pages: 432 pages, maps, line drawings. BIC Classification: 1KJ; 1KLC; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 135 x 23. Weight in Grams: 526.
Publisher
A&C Black
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713646870
ISBN
9780713646870

€ 21.99
€ 19.40