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Cultura Maya
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: Spanish. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Este es una compilación de información de aproximadamente 150,000 palabras sobre la Cultura Maya, ideal para conocer lo básico sobre esta maravillosa cultura.
The “People Power” Travel Superbook Book 9. Mexico Travel Guide (Covers Most of the Main Areas, Tourist Attractions, Hotels, Events, Etc.)
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There are 31 states and 85 million people in Mexico. The largest cities are Mexico City, Puebla, near Mexico City, Guadalajara and Monterrey in the northeast. The impression many people have of Mexico is poor folk, hot weather, deserts, banditos and corrupt cops which is an erroneous stereotype. Mexican people are a cross between the Spanish conquerors of the past and the native Indians
From El Norte to Real de Catorce (and back)
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Series: Travel Mexico, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For all of my adult life, when choosing a vacation destination, I have been drawn to places that are 'off the radar' of most travelers. Fifteen years ago, if anyone had said to me "In 2013 you will have been living in San Antonio Texas for a decade, and developed a fascination with Mexico, it's people, history, and it's culture.", I would have questioned their sanity.
A Sailing Story-Drugs, Do They Involve The Innocent?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is an article on my experiences with having the Mexicans think I was a drug user in La Paz, BCS, Mexico. I was there on my Freedom 28 Cat Ketch sailboat. Of interest to sailors who might want to cruise to Mexico or anyone who has been falsely charged with drugs or has friends who have.
Culture Briefing: Mexico - Your guide to Mexican culture and customs
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Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Culture Briefing: Mexico provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Mexican people. Whether traveling to Mexico, working on a class paper or doing business with the Mexicans, you'll find Culture Briefing: Mexico an invaluable resource.
Fresh Wind & Strange Fire: One Man's Adventures in Primal Mexico
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ready to travel beyond where even news reporters fear to tread? Fresh Wind & Strange Fire is author Lyn Fuchs’ journey through stranger-than-fiction primal terrain. As an American professor in a Mexican university exploring the southern reaches of his adopted country, Fuchs knows the territory as only a local resident can and is uniquely qualified to convey its essence to English-speaking readers.
Colonial Mexico
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Explore Colonial Central Mexico. A few miles upstream from town the mirror surface of the water seems barely to reflect the passage of any time at all, though the kiss of many years is evident in the erosion along the river’s banks. Señoras wash their family’s clothes on the banks of the Rio Laja, which drains the central highlands while children scamper among the burros.
The Bells of San Blas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The empty bell tower at the stone ruins of Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Rosario has withstood the test of time. This grand sentinel and has overseen the birth and death of this once busy shipbuilding center since 1792 from its hilltop perch.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Guide to Merida (Mexico)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a wonderful Long Weekend in Merida. "We had a great time using this cut-to-the-chase guidebook." ---Melissa H., Ottawa =Lodgings, variously priced =Fine & budget restaurants =Nightlife listings =Spas, Tours, the Ruins & other attractions
From El Norte to Cozumel (and back)
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Series: Travel Mexico, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
My pal, Carla, has traveled to Cozumel many times in the past via flights from San Antonio. I’ve made the same trip with her on a half-dozen occasions over the years since moving to San Antonio from New England in 2000, always to enjoy the spectacular scuba diving for which this destination is famous. For me, the journey has always been about the enjoyment of getting there.
Delaplaine's 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Cancun (Mexico)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a full weekend in the Cancún. =Lodgings =Fine & budget restaurants =Nightlife listings =Spas, Tours, the Ruins & other attractions
A Photographer's Guide to Palenque
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to Palenque" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to the ruins, with an eye toward making the photographs you make there the very best they can be.
Waiting On the Arriaga-Ixtepec
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A week on Mexico's southern border with a group of illegal Central American migrants. An original and highly moving contribution to the current immigration debate.
Virgin Territory: How I Found My Inner Guadalupe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,130. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Moving to Mexico, Cobb reshapes her self perspective. The Virgin of Guadalupe, along with a variety of indigenous goddesses and modern feminine icons, add focus, folklore, and color to her personal experience. A spiritual journey written in the spirit of "Under the Tuscan Sun" and "A Year in Provence," but with the soul and humor of Anne Lamott. An essential read for women in love with Mexico.
Diablito: On a Mission from Gods
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Price: Free! Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Diablito puts you in the driver’s seat for a spur of the moment, nail biting year-long road trip across Mexico. More than a travel odyssey, you’ll spend months in a hidden ghost town, almost lose it all, find love and melt down on the beach, experience unprecedented kindness and meet a shaman. This novelette is around 14,000 words but you’ll definitely get some mileage out of Diablito.
Adventures of A Third World Shopkeeper
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Several years in the life of an English expatriate, married into the community and living life as a merchant in Tampico's central market. Wry observations, social commentary, political ranting and blunt honesty make this a refreshingly different view of Mexico, away from the crystal seas of Cancun and the bucolic ease of gringo retiree communes.
A Photographer's Guide to Calakmul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to Calakmul" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to the ruins, with an eye toward making the photographs you make there the very best they can be.
A Photographer's Guide to the Puuc Route
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to the Puuc Route" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to Kabah, Sayil, Xlapak, and Labná -- with an eye toward making the photographs you take there the very best they can be.
A Photographer's Guide to Uxmal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to Uxmal" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to the ruins, with an eye toward making the photographs you take there the very best they can be.
A Photographer's Guide to Chichén Itzá
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to Chichén Itzá" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to the ruins, with an eye toward making the photographs you take there the very best they can be.