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Constituição da República Federativa do Brasil
Price: Free! Words: 207,180. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
Texto Constitucional promulgado em 5 de outubro de 1988, com as alterações adotadas pelas Emendas Constitucionais nº 1/92 a 96/2017, pelo Decreto Legislativo nº 186/2008 e pelas Emendas Constitucionais de Revisão nºs 1 a 6/94.
Mexican Kaleidoscope: Myths, Mysteries and Mystique
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 41,930. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
Award-winning author Tony Burton delves into Mexico's rich history and culture. He focuses on a fascinating selection of events, individuals, myths and mysteries to explore some of the reasons why Mexico has become such an extraordinarily diverse and interesting nation. Topics include Mexican cuisine, Aztec farming, Mayan pyramids, superstitions, mythical cities, art, music, and national symbols.
Antonio's Gun and Delfino's Dream: True Tales of Mexican Migration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
This is journalist Sam Quinones' classic collection of nonfiction tales about Mexican immigrants, the border, and more. A dazzling follow-up to his cult classic, True Tales from Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, the Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx. Quinones chronicles the tale of the Tomato King, of a high-school soccer season in Kansas, and of Mexican corruption in an L.A. County town.
True Tale From Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, The Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
A cult classic of a book from Mexico’s vital margins – stories of drag queens and Oaxacan Indian basketball players, popsicle makers and telenovela stars, migrants, farm workers, a slum boss, slain narcoballadeer Chalino Sanchez, a lynching, and a doomed tough guy. From Sam Quinones - one of the great contemporary reporters out of Mexico, the border, and the immigrant diaspora.
Magia: Símbolos y Textos de la Magia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: Spanish. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Pragmatics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
En el presente estudio sobre la magia, interesan sobre todo los aspectos lingüístico y semiótico. En el análisis, se parte de la siguiente definición de magia: La magia es lenguaje y símbolos objetivados para obrar con poder sobre el mundo, por parte de un mago ante el interés particular de un consultante en una comunidad, cuya interacción constituye un sistema.