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Miranda, una vida universal. (El Desafío de la Historia, Vol. 1)
Price: Free! Words: 31,120. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2016 by Adoro Leer. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » History » South American
Muchos creen que la historia sólo es un asunto de luchas y contiendas políticas, y además, que sólo brinda cabida a los grandes hombres que han conquistado la gloria y el poder mediante nombradas ejecutorias. El contenido de El desafío de la historia abrirá un espacio más amplio, de manera que otras actividades humanas y otra suerte de logros, no menos dignos, también tengan su importante lugar.
Eu Me Lembro
Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Alguns episódios que marcaram a minha adolescência, em Pompéia, SP
Zwischen Gummizapfern und Kautschukbaronen – Erinnerungen an 18 Jahre im Kautschukhandel in Amazonien (1897-1915)
Price: Free! Words: 20,640. Language: German. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Zwischen Gummizapfern und Kautschukbaronen – Erinnerungen an 18 Jahre im Kautschukhandel in Amazonien (1897-1915) ist ein autobiografischer Reisebericht über die Erfahrungen die Josef Maria Feichtner in Amazonien in der Jahrhundertwende als Kautschukhändler sammelte.
Los grandes Conflictos Sociales y Económicos de Nuestra Historia- Tomo I
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,700. Language: Spanish. Published: March 12, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Primer tomo de dos, del análisis histórico, político, sociológico y etiológico de la historia de Colombia durante el lapso 1492-1819, escrito con enfoque crítico por el historiador Indalecio Liévano Aguirre. Este documento ha sido referente para la educación y firmnación académica de varias generaciones de colombianos durante diversas décadas.
Corruption in Brazil: Why are Manifestations on the Rise? The Mensalao Scandal, Operation Lava Jato, Odebrecht Scandal, Rousseff Impeachment, Plea Bargaining, Effect on Democracy and Security
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Why is political corruption in Brazil being recognized now, and why are political leaders finally being held accountable? While many studies attempt to prove or disprove the many causes that lead to corruption, this study takes a slightly different approach.
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.
Understanding Islam and Its Impact on Latin America and the Caribbean - Islamic Fundamentalism, Terrorist Attack Targets and Support, Today's Islamic Threat, Regional Engagement and Cooperation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,710. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This excellent report, professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, addresses the debate between those who believe in a general Islamic threat, and others who see a small band of religious fanatics who have hijacked Islam from the moderate majority.
Bolívar conductor de tropas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,780. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Una de las mejores biografías con énfasis militar escritas duranteel siglo XX, acerca de la vida y la obra del LIbertador Simón Bolívar
Neoliberalismo y corrupcion. Los 90: la decada infame de America Latina
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,740. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders
Esta obra analiza los años 90 en América Latina, caracterizados por políticas de corte neoliberal, duros ajustes económicos y una gran ola de corrupción. Varios mandatarios de esos años fueron o aún son sometidos a juicios por enriquecimiento ilícito, fraude e incluso, lavado de dinero. Por estas páginas desfilan algunos de estos casos.
Los grandes Conflictos Sociales y Económicos de Nuestra Historia- Tomo II
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,890. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Segunda de dos partes de la trascendental obra literaria de Indalecio Liévano Aguirre en torno al devenir histórico, político, económico, social y cultural de la Nueva Granada desde 1492 hasta 1819.
El santo que libertó una raza
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,330. Language: Spanish. Published: September 16, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
La vida y la obra de San Pedro Claver constituyen admirable ejemplo de dedicación, amor a la humanidad, defensa de los derechos humanos y absoluta fidelidad a Dios. Como sacerdote jesuíta enviado desde España a la Nueva Granada, para de evangelizar esclavos africanos secuestrados y luego vendidos por codiciosos e inescrupulosos comerciantes de seres humanos. Su labor fue excepcional y sin par.
Countering Transnational Organized Crime: How Special Operations Forces Build National Police Capacity in Latin America - TCOs in Bolivia, Colombia, Junglas, Honduras, Narcotics and Drug Trafficking
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » History » Military
Transnational organized crime is the principal security threat in Latin America. Beginning in the 1980s, US Special Forces partnered with national police units in Latin America. Initial efforts focused on countering drug trafficking.
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.
The Junglas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Former Green Beret Jim Morris goes on a mission with the Colombian anti-narcotics police who ferret out the coca-growing revolutionaries known as FARC in the mountainous Colombian jungles. The anti-narcoterrorist force is known as the Junglas (pronounced Hoon-glas), and with top grade U.S. equipment and training, they are a formidable force indeed.
La Criolla Vida de Policarpa Salavarrieta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 13, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Biografía cronológica de la célebre heroína Policarpa Salavarrieta durante la guerra de independencia de la Nueva Granada contra la corona spañola. Libro qeu no puede faltar en la biblioteca de todos los interesados en profundizar en la historia de latinoamerica.
Brazilian Political Corruption: An Analysis of the Cardoso-Lula-Rousseff Era - System of Patronage Dating Back to Colonial Brazil and Military Dictatorship with a Melting Pot of Political Parties
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,920. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
What explains political corruption in Brazil today? With the impeachment of the most recently elected president and the conviction for corruption and money laundering of a previous president, these national-level cases have been rigorously addressed.
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
Historia Política de Colombia Parte I
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Historia Política de Colombia escrita cuatro manos por los académicos Manuel Arteaga Hernández y Jaime Arteaga Carvajal, es un compendio de sucesos importantes a lo largo de la compleja existencia socio-política del país, como consecuencia de la conquista y colonización española del hemisferio americano, que desde la época de su hallazgo en el siglo XV fue denominado con el mote de Nuevo Mundo.
Enigma of Central America: Drug Highway of the Americas
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 64,130. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
This second book of the Latin America Enigma series is a graphic portrayal exploring the history and the people important to the modern reality of Central America. This is the book you must read to understand this volatile part of the world.
Campaña de Invasión del Teniente General don Pablo Morillo 1815-1816
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,800. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
La reconquista española de la Capitanía General de Venezuela y el virreinato de la Nueva Granada, comandada por el general español Pablo Morillo, fue uno de los más sangrientos episodios de la guerra de la independencia de Latinoamérica, pues hizo parte del llamado régimen del terror de la corona española sobre sus antiguas colonias en ultramar.

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