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Publisher: Chicago:, Chicago Review Press,, 2011.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. In this book, the author draws upon her three decades of traveling and living in Central America's remote landscapes to create a fascinating chronicle of the people, politics, archeology, and species of the Central American rain-forest, the cradle of Maya civilization. View more info
By: Peixotto, Ernest
Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1913.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
Travel and history of Central and South American countries that border the Pacific Ocean, including Panama, Peru, and Bolivia. Top edge gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, text bright. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner’s name on first blank page. 283 pages. View more info
By: Gollnick, Brian
Publisher: Tucson, AZ, U.S.A., University of Arizona Press,, 2008:
Edition: First Edition; First Printing;
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.Before massive deforestation began in the 1960s, the Lacandón jungle, which lies on the border of Mexico and Guatemala, was part of the largest tropical rain forest north of the Amazon. The destruction of the Lacandón occurred with little attention from the international press—until January 1, 1994, when a group of armed Maya rebels led by a charismatic spokesperson who called himself Sub... View more info
Publisher: Cambridge:, Harvard University Press,, 1935.
Edition: Second Edition.
An examination of the history and Guatemala and the ruins of the seat of Spanish Colonial government in Central America. Additionally, a memoir of the author’s life there with her husband, a botanical explorer. Green cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles and striping. Bindings square and tight. Lacks fold-out map. Moderate shelf handling, rubs to lower corners, some cloth fade and handling wear. Text clean, minor toning, fore-edge rough-cut. Text i... View more info
By: Power, T.S
Publisher: Laredo, Texas, Pan American Tourist Bureau, 1936
Edition: 11th Edition;
11th Edition; Printed in Mexico. Compliments of Mobil Oil. Stapled pictorial wraps. Heavily Toned. Numerous advertisements. Many maps, and photographs. Directions and cautions for each section of highways given. 10 inches; 26cm tall; 66 pages. View more info
Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Alabama:, Alabama Museum of Natural History, Inc.,, 1965.<br>
Edition: First Edition - First Printing.
Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Some off setting from glue used for the color print on first page. Moderate handling wear. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Hastings House Publishers,, 1978.
Maya Land in Color visits the magnificent pyramids and other ruins of the major Maya cities and provides, through an informative text and 32 full color photographs, a fascinating look in the Maya world as it existed hundreds of years ago.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust jacket has minor shelf wear. View more info
Publisher: San Jose, Costa Rica:, Fundación Museos del Banco Central,, 2004.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing
The museum has a substantial collection of over 1600 artifacts of Pre-Columbian gold dating back to AD 500. This extraordinary collection, ritual gold ornaments, jewelry, recovered from tombs and archaeological sites. The social and functional context of the gold objects is also analyzed as well as the development of metallurgy in Pre-Columbian America. Includes some examples of ceramic and stone objects used in rituals and daily activities. No Fla... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,, 2002.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
A narrative tracing the history of Guatemala's thirty-six-year internal war, a conflict that claimed the lives of more than 200,000 people, the vast majority of whom died (or were "disappeared") at the hands of the U.S.-backed military government. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 373 pages with bibliography, List of names, and sources. Illustrated View more info
Publisher: Garden City, New York:, Doubleday, Page & Company,, 1913.
Edition: First Edition Lacks issued Map.
Illustrated with photos. Maroon cloth covered boards. 8 inches tall. 386 pages with index and adverts. Small loss top spine. Moderate handling wear.Lacks issued map. View more info