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Image for ...<B>Reinventing the Lacandon : Subaltern Representations in the Rain Forest of Chiapas.</b>

...Reinventing the Lacandon : Subaltern Representations in the Rain Forest of Chiapas.

By: Gollnick, Brian

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, U.S.A., University of Arizona Press,: 2008:

Edition: First Edition; First Printing;

Seller ID: 003183

ISBN: 081652629X


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

Image for ...<b>Maya Roads: One Woman's Journey Among the People of the Rainforest </b><br>

...Maya Roads: One Woman's Journey Among the People of the Rainforest

By: McConahay, Mary Jo

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago:, Chicago Review Press,: 2011.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007441

ISBN: 1569765480


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

Image for ...<b>Pacific Shores from Panama  </b><br>[Travel and Description - Central America, Bolivia, Peru]

...Pacific Shores from Panama
[Travel and Description - Central America, Bolivia, Peru]

By: Peixotto, Ernest

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1913.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 006884


Travel and history of Central and South American countries that border the Pacific Ocean, including Panama, Peru, and Bolivia.Ernest Clifford Peixotto (1869–1940) was an American artist, illustrator, and author. Although he was known mainly for his murals and his travel literature, his artwork also regularly appeared in Scribner's Magazine. "The luxurious indolence that possesses the traveler as he glides over this lazy tropical sea, the romance of the Sp... View more info

Image for ...<b>Santiago De Los Caballeros De Guatemala.</b>

...Santiago De Los Caballeros De Guatemala.

By: [Central America; Guatemala ]Popenoe, Dorothy H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Harvard University Press,: 1935.

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 005074


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

Image for <b>Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala  </b>

Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala

By: [Guatemala] Wilkinson, Daniel

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,: 2002.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009091

ISBN: 0618221395<br>

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket.


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