Best Sellers: Latin American Studies, February 27, 2014

August 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. The Structure of Cuban History: Meanings and Purpose of the Past
    Perez, Louis A., Jr.
    University of North Carolina Press
    2013. ISBN 9781469606927. $39.95
  2. The Fate of Freedom Elsewhere: Human Rights and U.S. Cold War Policy Toward Argentina
    Schmidli, William Michael
    Cornell University
    2013. ISBN 9780801451966. $39.95
  3. Art and Architecture in Mexico
    Oles, James
    Thames & Hudson
    2013. ISBN 9780500204061. $26.95
  4. Mexico’s Once and Future Revolution: Social Upheaval and the Challenge of Rule Since the Late Nineteenth Century
    Joseph, Gilbert M.
    Duke University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780822355175. $84.95
  5. Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture
    Bahadur, Gaiutra
    University of Chicago Press
    2014. ISBN 9780226034423. $35
  6. Biography and the Black Atlantic
    Lindsay, Lisa A.
    University of Pennsylvania Press
    2014. ISBN 9780812245462. $55
  7. Narcoland: The Mexican Drug Lords and Their Godfathers
    Hernández, Anabel
    2013. ISBN 9781781680735. $26.95
  8. The Stray Bullet: William S. Burroughs in Mexico
    Garcia-Robles, Jorge
    University of Minnesota Press
    2013. ISBN 9780816680627. $54
  9. Art & Place: Site-Specific Art of the Americas
    Phaidon Eds.
    2013. ISBN 9780714865515. $79.95
  10. Che on My Mind
    Randall, Margaret
    Duke University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780822355786. $69.95
  11. Representing the Good Neighbor: Music, Difference, and the Pan American Dream
    Hess, Carol A.
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199919994. $49.95
  12. Story of a Death Foretold: The Coup Against Salvador Allende, September 11, 1973
    Guardiola-Rivera, Oscar
    2013. ISBN 9781608198962. $30
  13. War by Other Means: Aftermath in Post-Genocide Guatemala
    McAllister, Carlota
    Duke University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780822354932. $99.95
  14. The Falling Sky: Words of a Yanomami Shaman
    Kopenawa, Davi
    Belknap: Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674724686. $39.95
  15. We Are the Face of Oaxaca: Testimony and Social Movements
    Stephen, Lynn
    Duke University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780822355199. $94.95
  16. Cultural Forests of the Amazon: A Historical Ecology of People and Their Landscapes
    Balée, William L.
    University of Alabama Press
    2013. ISBN 9780817317867. $49.95
  17. Of Beasts and Beauty: Gender, Race, and Identity in Colombia
    Stanfield, Michael Edward
    University of Texas Press
    2013. ISBN 9780292745582. $60
  18. A History of Ecology and Environmentalism in Spanish American Literature
    Devries, Scott M.
    Bucknell University Press
    2013. ISBN 9781611485158. $90
  19. Cuba Inside Out: Revolution and Contemporary Theatre
    Prizant, Yael
    Southern Illinois University Press
    2014. ISBN 9780809333080. $40
  20. Distance and Documents at the Spanish Empire’s Periphery
    Sellers-Garcia, Sylvia
    Stanford University
    2014. ISBN 9780804787055. $60
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