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Far Away and Long Ago

SAM11
W.H. Hudson
Sickle Moon
2006
338
0907871747
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Hudson's enthralling childhood remembrances are rich with descriptions of the landscapes, birds and nature of Argentina.
$34.95

Argentina, A Traveler's Literary Companion

ARG97
Jill Gibian (Editor)
Whereabouts Press
2010
256
1883513197
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
These choice stories introduce the landscapes and culture of Argentina, from the Andes to the Pampas, through the eyes of its writers.
$14.95

Insight Guide Argentina

ARG02
Insight Guides
Insight Guides
2015
360
1780053207
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This profusely illustrated guide features concise essays by well-regarded authors on natural history, politics and culture. With hundreds of photos and excellent maps.
$25.99

Argentina Adventure Map

ARG12
National Geographic
National Geographic Maps
2011
2
0783400055
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This double-sided map (1:2,000,000) highlights parks and preserves.
$11.95

Argentina South & Tierra del Fuego

ARG137
ITMB
ITMB
2012
1
1553415140
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A traveler's map of southern Argentina at a scale of 1:220,000 and Tierra del Fuego at a scale of 1:750,000. Includes an inset of Ushuaia.
$12.95

Buenos Aires Map

ARG38
Berndtson & Berndtson
Borch Maps
2015
2
3866090692
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A laminated street map of Buenos Aires and surroundings at a scale of 1:15,000.
$9.95

Culture Smart! Argentina

ARG63
Robert Hamwee
Kuperard
2015
168
1857337050
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A concise, well-illustrated and practical guide to local customs, etiquette and culture.
$9.95

Lonely Planet Buenos Aires

ARG10
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2014
256
1742202187
PAPER
Guidebook
0
1
0
0
The best of Buenos Aires is included in this practical guide, along with a pullout map and insider recommendations on shopping, eating, sleeping and day trips.
$21.99

The Vineyard at the End of the World

ARG127
Ian Mount
W. W. Norton & Company
2013
352
0393344177
PAPER
Food
0
0
0
0
Mount traces how the humble Malbec grape, ignored in its native France, helped transform Argentina into one of the world’s premier winemaking destinations in this tale of the making of wine, personalities, grapes and travel.
$15.95

Vino Argentino, An Insider's Guide to the Wines and Wine Country of Argentina

ARG117
Laura Catena
Chronicle Books
2010
239
0811873307
HARD COVER
Food
0
0
0
0
This detailed, lushly illustrated guidebook to Argentina's wine region includes recipes, travel information, historical anecdotes, photographs, conversations with winemakers and a useful wine glossary.
$27.50

Angels With Dirty Faces, How Argentinian Soccer Defined a Nation and Changed the Game Forever

ARG143
Jonathan Wilson
2016
448
1568585519
PAPER
Sport
0
0
0
0
Writing from the intersection of zeitgeist and sport, award-winning author Jonathan Wilson contrasts the style and substance of Argentine soccer against the country's political history, showing how the relatively small nation produced world-famous soccer
$17.99

Buenos Aires, A Cultural History

ARG21
Jason Wilson
Interlink Publishing Group
2000
249
156656347x
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
An exhilarating, erudite guide to Buenos Aires as it has been portrayed by writers, poets and thinkers, with a street map and detailed neighborhood descriptions.
$15.00

Buenos Aires, The Biography of a City

ARG138
James Gardner
Macmillan
2015
272
1137279885
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
In his colorful biography of the second-largest city in South America, American art critic James Gardner covers Buenos Aires’ unique culture, a universe all its own, with history and entertaining asides.
$28.00

Estancias: The Great Houses and Ranches of Argentina

ARG62
Maria Saenz Quesada, Xavier Verstraeten (Photographer)
Abbeville Publishing Group
1992
200
1558592709
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
Two dozen magnificent country estates are detailed in this sumptuously illustrated volume, featuring 200 color photographs and a cultural and social history by Maria Saenz Quesada.
$75.00

Esteros del Ibera, The Great Wetlands of Argentina

ARG133
Douglas Tompkins, Juan Ram Colodrero (Photographer)
Perseus
2014
368
0984693254
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
A beautiful portrayal of the preeminent wildlife habitat in Argentina. Colodrero’s life-affirming photographs move from close-ups of dragonflies, butterflies and colorful birds to portraits of gauchos and sweeping views over freshwater marshland.
$150.00

Forgotten Continent

SAM123
Michael Reid
Yale University Press
2009
400
0300151209
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Economist editor Reid draws on his years in the cities, presidential palaces and shantytowns of Central and South America in this portrait of a region rich in oil, farmland and culture, with consideration on its prospects in the face of globalization.
$26.00

Tango, The Art History of Love

ARG56
Robert Farris Thompson
Vintage Books
2006
384
1400095794
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A probing cultural history of the tango, its working class origins in 19th-century Buenos Aires and Afro-Argentine roots.
$17.00

The Great Inka Road

SAM205
Ramiro Matos
Smithsonian Institution Press
2015
240
1588344959
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
An astute collection of essays on the "Qhapaq Nan" (the Great Inca Road), covering its engineering, practical uses and the great civilization that built it. Includes more than 225 full-color illustrations.
$40.00

The History of Argentina

ARG86
Daniel K. Lewis
St. Martins
2003
214
1403962545
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
This brief, scholarly history of Argentina from pre-Columbian times to 2001 focuses closely on the events of the last three decades of the 20th century, including the legacy of Juan and Eva Peron.
$24.99

Cloud Forest, A Chronicle of the South American Wilderness

SAM02
Peter Matthiessen
Penguin Putnam
1987
280
0140255079
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
1
0
0
Matthiessen recounts with wit, insight and style his odyssey to the Amazon and Andes, including Machu Picchu and Tierra del Fuego.
$16.00

Evita, The Real Life of Eva Peron

ARG03
Nicholas Fraser
W. W. Norton & Company
1996
222
0393315754
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Separating fact from myth, Fraser traces Evita’s life from her humble origins to her place as a revered cult figure, also exploring Peronism and Argentine politics of the 1930s and 1940s.
$15.95

How to Travel Without Seeing, Dispatches from the New Latin America

SAM228
Andres Neuman
Lightning Source
2016
224
1632060558
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
Hopscotching around the countries of South America, all the way to Panama, acclaimed Spanish-Argentinian writer Andres Neuman offers wry observations on literature, history, language and current events. His virtuoso journey is organized into short section
$15.99

In Patagonia

PAT01
Bruce Chatwin
Penguin
1989
204
0142437190
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
1
0
0
A masterpiece of travel, history and adventure, this award-winning book captures the spirit of the land, history, wildlife and people of Patagonia. There is no travel writer as engaging, insightful and just plain wonderful as Bruce Chatwin.
$17.00

San Martin

SAM197
John Lynch
Yale University Press
2009
268
0300126433
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
John Lynch shines new light on San Martin and on the story of Spanish America's revolutionary wars in this penetrating biography of the great leader, including a marvelous account of San Martin's trek from Mendioza across the Andes to liberate Chile.
$85.00

The Old Patagonian Express

PAT08
Paul Theroux
Mariner Books
1997
404
039552105X
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
Combining history, anecdote and acutely observed detail on people and place, Theroux begins his journey on a Boston subway car and works his way south via rail, plane and truck to the Patagonian railroad in this enthralling narrative.
$16.95

The Uttermost Part of the Earth

PAT04
Lucas Bridges
Rookery Press
2007
558
1585679569
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
This beloved memoir of Harberton estancia and early settlers, explorers and ways of the Yagan and Ona peoples who once populated the wild shores of Tierra del Fuego is a favorite, back in print with an introduction by Natalie Goodall.
$40.00

An Episode in the Life of a Landscape Painter

ARG115
Chris Andrews (Translator), Cesar Aira
New Directions Publishing Corporation
2006
120
0811216306
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This electric little novella is a fictionalized account of a 19th-century German landscape painter's surreal journey into the Argentinean pampas. With an enthusiastic preface by the late Roberto Bolano.
$12.95

Imagining Argentina

ARG01
Lawrence Thornton
Bantam Doubleday
2003
240
0553345796
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A brilliant first novel that captures the hope and spirit of Argentina during the military rule of the late 1970s. This inventive tale focuses on Carlos Rueda and a group of citizens whose relatives disappeared.
$16.00

Labyrinths, Selected Stories and Other Writings

ARG09
Jorge Borges
W. W. Norton & Company
2007
240
0811216993
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
The best known work by this extraordinary Argentinian writer. Sometimes bizarre, always hilarious and thought-provoking, this dazzling collection of stories is well worth the effort.
$15.95

Night Flight

PAT09
Antoine de Saint Exupery
Harcourt Books
1986
87
0156656051
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Saint Exupery captures the thrill and mystery of early flight in this tale of a pilot alone in a storm over the Andes en route to Buenos Aires.
$12.95

On Argentina

ARG110
Jorge Luis Borges
Penguin
2010
192
0143105736
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This collection of essays provides a literary travel guide to the esteemed writer's hometown and is centered around the "taste for Buenos Aires," which Borges himself proclaimed as one of the three major themes in his writing.
$15.00

Purgatory, A Novel

ARG116
Tomas Eloy Martinez
Bloomsbury USA
2011
288
1608197115
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This love story, ghost story and brilliant political allegory -- the great Argentinean novelist's final book before his death in 2010 -- centers around the mysterious reappearance of a man thought to have been one of many disappeared by the military regim
$17.00

The Buenos Aires Quintet

ARG48
Manuel Vazquez Montalban
Meliville House Publishing
2012
377
1612190340
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Montalban comments on not just wine, women and song, but also on Argentina's political and cultural history in this riveting detective tale which uses 1970s Buenos Aires and the era's repressive military junta as a backdrop.
$14.95

The Honorary Consul

ARG85
Graham Greene
Penguin
2008
288
0143105558
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Greene swirls passion, ruin, politics and absurd hope in this tale, he called it his favorite, of a bungled kidnapping in Corrientes, a dusty Provincial city on the border with Paraguay. Not even a real diplomat, the whiskey-drinking, broken down Charley
$17.00

Natural Patagonia, Argentina and Chile

PAT22
Marcelo D. Beccaceci
Pangaea
1999
124
0963018035
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
An informative photographic journey through the breathtaking landscapes and wildlife of Patagonia. Featuring 120 color photographs, presented in Spanish and English.
$24.95

Birds of South America, Passerines

SAM221
Ber Van Perlo
Princeton University Press
2015
464
0691167966
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This sturdy guide to the perching birds of South America covers every known species, even those found on offshore islands like the Galapagos. The illustrated profiles cover 1,952 birds and include range maps and information on habitat, identification and
$29.95

Birds of Southern South America and Antarctica

SAM12
Martin D. la Pena, Maurice Rumboll
Princeton University Press
2001
224
0691090351
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
With color plates, range maps and brief descriptions, this is a compact regional guide.
$29.95

For Kids

Spanish Flash Cards

GEN203
Inc. Berlitz International
Berlitz
2016
50
1780044658
BOXED
Language & Phrasebooks
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A standard playing card-size deck of 50 nicely illustrated flashcards geared for younger children. Each card features a colorful illustration with the Spanish word on the reverse.
$8.99

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Aconcagua, Summit of South America

ARG54
Harry Kikstra
Interlink Publishing Group
2005
96
1898481512
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide for climbers with detailed descriptions of the Normal and Polish Traverse routes, color illustrations and maps.
$14.95

Ancient People of the Andes

AND88
Michael A. Malpass
Cornell University Press
2016
304
1501703218
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
Providing in-depth coverage of prehistoric Andean societies, this well-illustrated gift book is filled with the latest findings of archaeology and ethno-history while tackling big questions about civilization itself.
$149.95

Andes

SAM219
ITMB
ITMB
2008
1
1553410661
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
At a 1:400,000,000 scale, this convenient full-color map, printed on tear and water-resistant paper, shows the stretch of the Andes and the South American coast from the tip of the continent down to Cape Horn. Includes insets of Buenos Aires, Santiago, La
$12.95

Argentina Map

ARG68
Berndtson & Berndtson
Borch Maps
2006
2
3866090471
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A handy laminated road map of Argentina in full color at a scale of 1:3,800,000, with supplementary maps of the larger cities.
$10.95

The Argentina Reader, History, Culture, Politics

ARG114
Graciela Montaldo (Editor), Gabriela Nouzeilles (Editor)
Duke
2003
580
082232914X
PAPER
Anthology
0
0
0
0
A lively, literate sourcebook with selections ranging from historical accounts to newspaper articles, essays, poems and comic strips. Includes photographs of art and architecture, maps and classic and contemporary texts, most of them by Argentineans.
$29.95

Argentina, 1516-1987: From Spanish Colonization to Alfonsin

ARG07
David Rock
University of California Press
1989
511
0520061780
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A highly readable, comprehensive history of Argentina since colonization.
$36.95

The Authentic Bars, Cafes and Restaurants of Buenos Aires

ARG84
Gabriela Kogan
Little Bookroom
2008
144
1892145553
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Kogan's great tips on where to eat, drink and dance the tango all night, including a map and a glossary of Argentine food.
$14.95

Blow-Up and Other Stories

ARG20
Julio Cortazar
Pantheon Books
1985
277
0394728815
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Surreal stories from one of the great masters of Latin American short fiction. More Argentine in sensibility than setting.
$16.00

Bradt Guide Argentina

ARG67
Erin McCloskey
Bradt Publications
2011
448
1841623512
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive guide in the popular series, with extensive practical details for travel, sightseeing and ex-cursions
$27.99

Buenos Aires Map Guide

ARG49
de Dios
de Dios Editores
2
9879445112
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This double-sided laminated map, produced in Buenos Aires in English, includes museums, walking tours, restaurants and shopping.
$8.95

Buenos Aires StreetSmart Map

ARG140
VanDam
VanDam Maps
2010
1
1934395390
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
VanDam’s laminated, accordion-style map brings Buenos Aires into focus with a full city map (which includes indexes of streets, attractions, hotels and restaurants) plus insets of the subway system and downtown. Full-color with 3D renderings of places of
$9.95

Buenos Aires, A Cultural Guide

BZL130
Nick Caistor
Interlink Publishing Group
2014
224
1566566304
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This cultural guide looks at the history of Buenos Aires, examining how culture over time has shaped the city.
$17.00

Collected Fictions

ARG113
Andrew Hurley (Translator), Jorge Luis Borges
Penguin Putnam
1999
565
0140286802
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Borges's complete, annotated short stories, translated by Andrew Hurley.
$23.00

Conquistadors

SAM48
Michael Wood
University of California Press
2002
288
0520236912
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A lively, illustrated account of the Spanish conquest of the New World by the intrepid writer-filmmaker Michael Wood.
$34.95

Darwin's First Theory, Exploring Darwin's Quest for a Theory of Earth

SAM222
Rob Wesson
W. W. Norton & Company
2017
384
1681773163
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
In this historical travelogue, geologist Rob Wesson explores Darwin's first major theory -- not of evolution, but of plate tectonics. Across South America, his scientific jaunts trace Darwin's moments of revelation in understanding the true history of Ear
$29.95

Eyewitness Guide Argentina

ARG82
Eyewitness Guides
DK Publishing
2017
348
1465457186
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A compact illustrated travel guide featuring bright color photography, dozens of excellent maps, and a region-by-region synopsis of Argentina attractions. With a 50-page section on where to stay and eat
$25.00

Ficciones

ARG144
Jorge Luis Borges
Grove Press
1994
180
0802130305
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
The potency and strangeness of Borges's world-renowned fiction resounds in this collection of 17 short stories. Originally published in 1942, the work remains the best introduction to the author, hailed as the most important Spanish-language writer of the
$16.00

Fodor's Argentina

ARG78
Laura Kidder (Editor)
Fodor's
2015
488
0804142858
PAPER
Guidebook
8/1/2008
0
0
0
0
A practical guide in the popular series, with valuable information on accomodations, dining and sightseeing.
$25.99

Fodor's Buenos Aires

ARG131
Fodor's
Fodor's
2014
360
080414284X
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide in the popular series, saturated with valuable information on accommodation, shopping, sights, and dining.
$19.99

Footprint Argentina Handbook

ARG35
Footprint Guides
Footprint Handbooks
2015
608
1910120014
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This compact guide is nicely divided between a general overview of Argentina and practical travel detail on where to go and what to do.
$25.95

Gauchos and the Vanishing Frontier

ARG06
Richard Slatta
University of Nebraska Press
1992
271
0803292155
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
A thorough, lively study of the gaucho, including the history and culture of Argentina and Brazil's famous cowboys.
$27.00

The Invention of Argentina

ARG08
Nicolas Shumway
University of California Press
1993
352
0520082842
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
An illuminating intellectual history of Argentina, this book brings the founding fathers of the republic to life, deftly portraying the revolution against Spain in 1810 and its immediate aftermath.
$33.95

The Invisible Mountain

SAM143
Carolina De Robertis
Vintage Books
2010
384
0307271633
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Set in the 20th century, this moving novel about love for family and country is embedded with history. From Montevideo to Peron’s rule in Argentina, to the revolutionaries of Uruguay, this novel is about survival in times of hardship, and about the bond b
$17.95

Kiss of the Spider Woman

ARG28
Manuel Puig
Vintage Books
1991
281
0679724494
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
The psychological story of a friendship between two Argentinean prisoners jailed for their subversive activity: Molina, a transgendered homosexual and Valentin, a socialist revolutionary.
$15.95

Lake District, Araucania: Argentina & Chile

PAT59
Zagier & Urruty Maps
Zagier & Urruty
2002
1
1879568950
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This regional map (1:400,00) covers the mid-section of Chile and Argentina from Bariloche across to Puerto Montt and Temuco.
$14.95

Life and Death in the Andes, On the Trail of Bandits, Heroes and Revolutionaries

AND87
Kim MacQuarrie
Simon and Schuster Inc.
2015
448
1439168903
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
In this heartfelt meditation on South America and the Andes, MacQuarrie follows the Andes, hot on the trails of legendary characters like Charles Darwin, Pablo Escobar and Che Guevara.
$17.00

The Little School, Tales of Disappearance & Survival in Argentina

ARG145
Alicia Partnoy
Lightning Source
1998
180
1573440299
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A heartbreaking memoir, smuggled out of an Argentinian prison camp during the Dirty War (1976-1983). One of the "disappeared," Alicia Partnoy was abducted by secret police in 1977. In this short book, she recounts nearly a year being bound and tortured, c
$16.95

Los Glaciares National Park

PAT58
Zagier & Urruty Maps
Zagier & Urruty
2004
1
1879568438
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A colorful map of the popular areas of Parque Nacional Los Glaciares at a scale of 1:230,000, providing an overview of the area and highlighting points of interest.
$14.95

Mammals of the Neotropics: The Southern Cone, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay

SAM14
John F. Eisenberg, Kent H. Redford
University of Chicago Press
1992
460
0226706826
PAPER
Reference
0
0
0
0
Organized taxonomically, this thorough volume of species accounts includes external measurements, physical descriptions, geographical distribution, and information on their habitats.
$81.00

Mendoza, Wine Route / Ruta del Vino

ARG109
de Dios
de Dios Editores
2008
1
9879445740
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This handy, accordion-folded map depicts the city streets of Mendoza, Argentina on one side and its surrounding wine region on the reverse. Scales vary. Printed on water-resistant paper.
$5.95

Monte Leon National Park

ARG135
Antonio Vizcaino
Aa Balkema
2014
250
0984693238
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
A sublime compendium of photographs taken at southern Argentina's great national park. Vizcaino photographed Monte Leon's giant waves, dramatic seaside rockfaces, grassland steppe and crimson sunsets.
$95.00

Moon Buenos Aires

ARG142
Nicholas Mills
Avalon Travel Publishing
2017
350
1631212850
PAPER
Guidebook
5/4/2017
0
0
0
0
A practical guide in the Moon series, packed not only with travel necessities (hotels, restaurants, sights) but also with a good overview of history and destinations throughout Buenos Aires.
$21.99

National Geographic Argentina

ARG112
Wayne Bernhardson
National Geographic
2014
336
1426213611
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
An abundantly illustrated guide to the country, with essays on history and culture and color maps.
$27.95

Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego Map

PAT19
ITMB
ITMB
2015
1
1
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This handy map shows all Patagonia on one side (1:2,000,000), with a more detailed map of Tierra del Fuego (1:750,000) on the reverse.
$12.95

Patagonian & Fuegian Channels Map

PAT71
Zagier & Urruty Maps
Zagier & Urruty
1
1879568969
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Published in Buenos Aires, this full-color cruising map covers western Tierra del Fuego from Punta Arenas and the Straits of Magellan south to Cape Horn.
$14.95

Perito Moreno National Park

ARG134
Douglas Tompkins (Foreword), Antonio Vizcaino (Photographer)
Perseus
2015
304
1939621186
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
An elegant and informative tour of Argentina’s national park "at the ends of the Earth." With world-class skill, Vizcaino captures the rugged snowy peaks of the Andes and the clear waters and broad grasslands of the steppe. His photographs are placed alon
$150.00

Pimsleur Quick & Simple Spanish

SPN257
Pimsleur Language Method
Simon and Schuster Inc.
2005
0743523555
AUDIO CD
Language & Phrasebooks
0
0
0
0
Four audio CDs with eight 30-minute lessons in basic Spanish, covering elementary vocabulary and phrases used in travel and everyday situations.
$19.95

Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number

ARG19
Jacobo Timerman
Vintage Books
2002
184
0299182444
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
An Argentine newspaperman's classic account of his imprisonment and torture at the hands of the military junta.
$19.95

Rough Guide Argentina

ARG132
Rough Guides
Rough Guides
2016
640
0241245761
PAPER
Guidebook
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Geared to the independent traveler, this Rough Guide combines an opinionated survey of culture and history with good information on sightseeing, food and accommodations. The writers even care about what books to read.
$26.99

Santa Cruz, Tierra Del Fuego, and Southern Chile Map

SAM41
Zagier & Urruty Maps
Zagier & Urruty
2003
1
1879568489
MAP
Reference
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A regional map of the "tail" of South America, situating the Argentinian city of Comodoro Rivadavia in the north and the province of Tierra del Fuego in the south. All place names are in Spanish. Scaled to 1:1,250,000.
$14.95

Santa Evita

ARG22
Tomas Eloy Martinez, Helen Lane (Translator)
Vintage Books
1997
371
0679768149
PAPER
Literature
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This riveting tale of the life -- and afterlife -- of Eva Duarte springs from actual events in Argentina in the 1950s, including the peregrinations of a perfectly preserved corpse.
$16.00

Secret Buenos Aires

ARG141
Hernan Firpo
National Book Network
2016
256
2361950987
PAPER
Guidebook
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0
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Leading travelers away from crowds, the Secret Guide series favors the underground, the funky, the unusual and the highly memorable. In this Buenos Aires edition, the editors recommend a statue denouncing corruption, a monument to a police dog and many ot
$21.95

Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest

SAM52
Matthew Restall
Oxford University Press
2004
272
0195176111
PAPER
History
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0
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In this provocative book, Restall tackles Columbus, Cortes, Pizarro and the misconceptions surrounding them. The conquisadores most certainly did not conquer the Americas with a handful of men, nor were they received as gods.
$19.99

Shantytown

ARG130
Cesar Aira
New Directions Publishing Corporation
2013
128
0811219119
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
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The Argentine modernist turns to noir in this inventive short crime novel set in the slums of Buenos Aires.
$13.95

Southern Argentina Map

ARG37
Nelles
Nelles Maps
2000
2
3865740022
MAP
Reference
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This double-sided map covers Argentina from Buenos Aires south, including Tierra del Fuego, Paraguay and Uruguay, at 1:2,500,000.
$11.95

Southern South America Map

SAM04
ITMB
ITMB
2011
2
1553410823
MAP
Reference
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0
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A handsome physical map showing the southern half of South America. At a scale of 1:2,800,000.
$14.95

Tango, Sex and Rhythm of the City

SAM204
Mike Gonzalez
Reaktion Books
2013
216
1780231075
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
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0
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A nice, concise history of the tango, its origins, key figures and a profile of the generation that rediscovered it.
$25.00

Time Out Buenos Aires

ARG45
Time Out
TimeOut
2011
334
1846702607
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide to the city and surroundings (including recommended excursions), jam-packed with detailed listings of hotels, bars and restaurants, shops and services.
$19.95

Traveling with Che Guevara, The Making of a Revolutionary

SAM68
Alberto Granado, Lucia Alvarez de Toledo (Translator)
W. W. Norton & Company
2004
240
1557046395
PAPER
Travel Narrative
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Granado's classic account of his travels with Che Guevara via motorbike through Argentina, Chile, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela.
$15.99

Wallpaper City Guide Buenos Aires

ARG65
Wallpaper Magazine (Editor)
Phaidon Press
2016
128
0714872393
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
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A stylish, thin (it fits in your back pocket) city guide compiled by the design magazine Wallpaper's local reporters. Well-organized, with chapter tabs, many photographs and of-the-moment recommendations.
$11.95

Wind, Sand and Stars

DES11
Antoine de Saint Exupery
Harvest Books
1967
229
0156027496
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
1
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St. Exupery's luminous account of flying early postal routes over South America, Europe and the deserts of North Africa in the 1930s includes the classic tale of his crash in the Libyan desert.
$13.95

Worth Looking For

Liberators, Latin America's Struggle for Independence 1810-1830

SAM35
Robert Harvey
Overlook Press
2002
561
158567284X
PAPER
History
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0
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Focused on the heroism and derring-do of seven legendary men, Harvey tells the story of Simon Bolivar, General Jose de San Martin and other greats in the fight for independence.
$18.95

Trekking in the Patagonian Andes

PAT12
Carolyn McCarthy
Lonely Planet Publications
2009
308
1741044677
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
1
With trail maps and route descriptions of walks and treks throughout Patagonia, including Torres del Paine and Glacier National Park.
$24.99

Tango: the Dance, the Song, the Story

ARG14
Simon Collier (Editor)
Thames & Hudson
1997
208
0500279799
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
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A spirited, illustrated tribute to the tango, the now-elegant dance born in the brothels among the working class of 19th-century Buenos Aires.
$29.95