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2018 Venezuela: A Revolution on Standby - Socialist Leadership of Hugo Chavez and Nicolas Maduro Resulting in Hyperinflation, Food and Energy Crises, Violent Protests, Corruption, and Purges
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Blessed with rich agricultural terrain, Venezuela currently retains the largest proven reserves of petroleum in the world. Surprisingly, though, the nation presently suffers from severe food and energy crises. These crises have resulted in violent protests demanding President Nicolas Maduro's ouster.
Historias detrás de la historia de Colombia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,540. Language: Spanish. Published: October 21, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Los escritos de Eduardo Lemaitre son apasionantes, breves y están escritos con encanto. Como las notas sobre los primeros homosexuales que se mencionan en la historia de Colombia... la escandalosa rotura de la pata de una cama durante eldesliz de una hermosa dama santafereña... los amores costeños del general Tomás Cipriano de Mosquera, quien se trajo a vivir al palacio presidencial a una de sus a
Panamá y su separación de Colombia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 239,170. Language: Spanish. Published: February 10, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Historigrafía y análisis geopolítico-cronológico de la forma desleal como Panamá se separó de Colombia gracias a una oscura maniobra política del gobierno de Estados Unidos para la época dirigido por Theodore Roosevelt uno de los más avarientos presidentes que ha tenido ese país. El irreparable daño causado a los colombianos sigue sin ser resarcido.Colombia no debió permitir esa absurda pérdida..
Permanent Revolution in Latin America
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 199,500. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
This book presents the histories of the revolutions in Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela as the latest demonstrations of the price the popular masses pay for the absence of a correct revolutionary strategy. It highlights the lessons to be learned from the recent past and argues against the failed reformist approach.
Return of the Bear? Russia's Ties with Former Soviet Allies in Latin America - Nicaragua, Cuba, Castro, Ortega, Counter-narcotics, Arms Transfers, Putin, Cuban Missile Crisis, Naval Deployments, Bases
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Comparing Soviet ties with Cuba and Sandinista-led Nicaragua during the Cold War to Russian ties with Cuba and Nicaragua today, this study finds that Russia's reengagement with former Soviet allies in Latin America does not portend a return of the Soviet "bear" to the U.S. periphery.
Historia de Colombia La Independencia y la República
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 169,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Interesantes puntos de vista del sacerdote jesuita colombiano Rafael M. Granados un académico e investigador de la historia patria acerca de los hechos trascendentales sucedidos en Colombia durante las conflictivas etapas políticas de la independencia y la repúbica desde 1819 en adelante. Un libro valioso para consultar y revivir la historia con ocasión del bicentenario de la independencia en 2019
The Political Economy of Infrastructure Investment in Latin America - Analysis of Brazil, Mexico, and Chile on Deficiencies in Transportation, Energy, Telecommunications, and Water and Sanitation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Infrastructure
What factors are responsible for varying levels of infrastructure investment and development across Latin America? Deficiencies in economic infrastructure—broadly classified into four main sectors: transportation, energy, telecommunications, and water and sanitation—have been a principal factor limiting economic growth, slowing development, and increasing inequality in Latin America.
Entre la libertad y el miedo. Libro censurado por dictaduras latinoamericanas durante la década 1950
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 169,830. Language: Spanish. Published: October 30, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Cuando Germán Arciniegas publicó el libro titulado Entre La Libertad y el Miedo, bullía en todo el continente latinoamericano una efervescencia liberal, que propugnaba por sacar del poder a las élites conservadoras cercanas a la iglesia católica. Por elemental lógica de los conflictos sociales y políticos, la evolución ideológica en el hemisferio dio paso a dictaduras populistas como la de Perón.
Drug Trafficking and Police Corruption: A Comparison of Colombia and Mexico - Pablo Escobar, Los Pepes, Medellin, Drug Cartels, Colombia's Success and Mexico's Failure at Reforming the Police
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,720. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Police officers working in countries plagued by drug trafficking are often offered a choice between "plata o plomo" ("silver or lead"). Given this option, it is not surprising that levels of police corruption are high in these nation-states.
Los estudiantes del 28. (El Desafío de la Historia. Vol. 4)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: Spanish. Published: January 25, 2016 by Adoro Leer. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » History » South American
En El Desafío de la Historia, Vol. 4, puedes leer un dossier que habla sobre la famosa Generación del 28, un grupo de muchachos que sacudió a Venezuela del sopor de una horrenda pesadilla que ya era interminable. Este número versa sobre ellos, sobre sus símbolos, su significación histórica, sus testimonios íntimos, sobre ese episodio coetáneo que gira en torno a un barco llamado Falke.

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