all ebooks in category: History of Central America (22)

The Invaded: How Latin Americans and Their Allies Fought and Ended U.S. Occupations
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0195343034 | PDF | pages: 407 | 7.2 mb

In 1912 the United States sent troops into a Nicaraguan civil war, solidifying a decades-long era of military occupations in Latin America driven by the …

A Hidden History of the Cuban Revolution: How the Working Class Shaped the Guerillas Victory
English | February 22, 2016 | ISBN: 1583675825, 1583675817 | True EPUB/PDF | 336 pages | 1.2/2 MB

Millions of words have been written about the Cuban Revolution, which, to both its supporters and detractors, is almost universally understood as being won by …

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The Cuban Missile Crisis: A Critical Reappraisal
2015 | ISBN: 1138840920, 0415787165 | English | 290 pages | PDF | 0.9 MB

This volume brings together a collection of leading international experts to revisit and review our understanding of the Cuban Missile Crisis, via a critical reappraisal …

Black British Migrants in Cuba: Race, Labor, and Empire in the Twentieth-Century Caribbean, 1898-1948
2018 | ISBN: 1108423469 | English | 318 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Black British Migrants in Cuba offers a comprehensive study of migration from the British Caribbean to Cuba in the pre-World War II era, spotlighting an …

Erased: The Untold Story of the Panama Canal
2019 | ISBN: 0674984447 | English | 352 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Panama Canal's untold history―from the Panamanian point of view. Sleuth and scholar Marixa Lasso recounts how the canal’s American builders displaced 40,000 residents and …

Latin America and the First World War
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1107127203 | 299 Pages | PDF | 30.38 MB

Using a broad variety of textual and visual sources, Latin America and the First World War goes beyond traditional diplomatic history and analyzes the global …

A New History of Modern Latin America
English | ISBN: 0520289021 | 2017 | EPUB | 712 pages | 21 MB

A New History of Modern Latin America provides an engaging and readable narrative history of the nations of Latin America from the Wars of Independence …

Forgotten Peace: Reform, Violence, and the Making of Contemporary Colombia
English | ISBN: 0520293924, 0520293932 | 2017 | EPUB | 344 pages | 7 MB

Forgotten Peace examines Colombian society’s attempt to move beyond the Western Hemisphere’s worst mid-century conflict and shows how that effort molded notions of belonging and …

Chinese Democracy
English | EPUB | 3.1 MB

What do the Chinese mean by the word “democracy”? When they say that their political system is “democratic,” does this mean that they share our …

Frontiers of Citizenship: A Black and Indigenous History of Postcolonial Brazil
English | February 8, 2018 | ISBN: 1108417507, 1108405401 | PDF | 306 pages | 6 MB

Frontiers of Citizenship is an engagingly-written, innovative history of Brazil's black and indigenous people that redefines our understanding of slavery, citizenship, and the origins of …