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1 AGRICULTURAL GEOGRAPHY of LATIN AMERICA.
Washington U.S. Government Office 1958 Soft Cover Good to Good-+ Latin America Size: Approx. 9 1/4" x 12 1/4" Colored maps, Graphs, 
Miscellaneous Publication No. 743. The land area of Latin America extends all the way form the southern boundary of the U.S. to Cape Horn, Chile. 96 pp. ex-mus. faint stamp on covers. covers mildly soiled. Overall exterior is Good+. ex-mus. stamp on title page and one other page in top margin. No interference with text. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. Many maps of Latin and South America. 
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2 FIRST PAN AMERICAN CONGRESS OF JOURNALISTS
Washington D.C. Pan American Union 1926 Paper Cover Good Journalism Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " Photographs 
Foreword by Dr. L.S. Rowe, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the First Pan American Congress of Journalists: "The First Pan American Congress of Journalists held pursuant to a resolution adopted by the Fifth International Conference of American States, was successful even beyond the expectations of those entrusted with the preparatory arrangements. Not only was much light thrown on the problems confronting the journalists of the American Continent, but the coming together of leading newspaper men from every section of the Western Hemisphere resulted in a closer acquaintance and in a better appreciation of the points of view of leaders of opinion from the northern, central and southern sections of the Continent that cannot help but have a far-reaching influence on the relations between the Republics of America..." 229 pp. including Index. Soiling to covers and spine. Overall Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. Photographs. 
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3 HOW TO BUY AND SELL IN LATIN AMERICA: HELPFUL INFORMATION ON DEVELOPING IMPORT AND EXPORT BUSINESS WITH THE OTHER AMERICAN REPUBLICS
Los Angeles Los Angeles County Chamber of Commerce 1944 Paper Covers Good Business Size: Approx. 9" x 11 1/2" 
An aid to development of new and profitable import and export markets in the other American Republics. Reporting the Proceedings of the Second World Trade Clinic. A project of the Postwar World Trade Planning Committee of the World Trade Department. Issued as a Feature of the 18th Annual Foreign Trade Week Observance. May, 1944. 64 pp. Paper covers have bent corners, chipping to edges, dirt smudges, and rubbing along spine. Interior pages are browning and foxing, but text is still legible. Some pencil markings and underlining on interior pages, and some pages have creased or dogearred corners. Document in Good condition. 
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4 JOURNAL OF INTER-AMERICAN STUDIES, VOL. 1 , NO.3
Florida Pan-American Foundation 1959 Paper Cover Near Fine Latin America Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" 
School of Inter-American Studies. University of Florida, Gainesville. 388 pp. July 1959. exterior and interior Near Fine. some articles in Spanish. 
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5 LATIN AMERICAN RESEARCH REVIEW, 4 Volumes 1967-1968
Latin American Studies Association Softcover Very Good- Latin America Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" Facsimiles, Tables, Map 
4 softcover "volumes". One for Spring 1967 and three for 1968: Spring, Summer, and Fall. Some articles include: Summary of the First Seminar for the Study of Maya Writing, by Nicholas A. Hopkins; An Annotated Bibliography of Latin American Military Journals, by Luigi Einaudi; Political Instability in Latin America: The Cross Cultural Test of a Causal Model by D. P. Bwy; Recent Research on the Economic History of Latin America, by William P. McGreevey; The Field of Creole Language Studies, by David DeCamp; Records of North American Private Enterprises, by Warren Dean; Origins of Agriculture in the Americas, by Hugh C. Cutler and Latin American Studies in France, by Peter Geismar. All exteriors are Very Good. Mildly soiled at top edges. Spines faded?, one mildly soiled. Fall 1968 volume with 2 punctured? "points" on front cover, going through to pp. 7, otherwise all interiors are tight, clean and Very Good+. 
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6 PRELIMINARY SURVEY OF INTER-AMERICAN CULTURAL ACTIVITIES IN THE UNITED STATES.
New York The National Committee of the United States of America on International Intellectual Cooperation 1939 Wraps Good Reference Resource Size: Approx. 8 " x 10 1/4" 
Nina P. Collier, Director. Marjorie Sachs, Research Associate. " There has been a long felt need for a comprehensive survey of those organizations in the United States active in the inter-American cultural field. Although partial studies have been prepared form time to time...a summary uniting this material and providing an up-to-date description of organizations has been lacking." This summary is to serve as a basis for the future development and expansion of cultural interchange. 159 pp. including Indexes of Organizations, Publications and Individuals. paper covers. stapled (rusty). covers mildly soiled/faded. stamped on front cover-blurry. Overall covers are Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good +. 
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7 SCIENCE, A Weekly Newspaper of All the Arts and Sciences, January 24, 1890
New York N. D. C. Hodges 1890 Paper Cover Good+ Science Size: Approx. 9" X 12" Maps, Figures (line drawings) 
Some Articles: A Steel Pressure-Blower with illustration of one; The Tobacco-Plant; What Stanley Has Done For The Map of Africa with 2 maps: Central Africa, Before Stanley, and Central Africa, After Stanley; Useful Plants in Guatemala; and The Fiske Range-Finder with 6 illustrations. Under Industrial Notes: The Hulin Diary Calendar with an illustration of one." This unique memorandum calendar, manufactured by John S. Hulin, stationer, combines a diary and a calendar in one". 2 sets of ex-mus. numbers on front cover. Slight soiling and chipping around bottom edge, otherwise exterior is VG. Interior is clean, tight and VG+. 
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8 THE UNITED STATES AND LATIN AMERICA
New York The American Assembly, Columbia University 1959 Leather Very Good Latin America Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " Map, Tables 
Background papers and the Final Report of the Sixteenth American Assembly, Arden House, Harriman Campus of Columbia University, Harriman, New York, October 15-18, 1959. Participants in this Assembly included George V. Allen, William Benton, Harold M. Briggs, Milton Eisenhower, Averell Harriman, and others. 221 pp. Softcover rebound in 3/4 red leather with marbled boards. Raised bands on spine with gilt lettering.Covers are Very Good+. Very handsome. On front free endpaper, notation "see pages 105-106, Clement David Hellyer". (Those pages refer to The Copley News Service.) Mr. Hellyer, one of the Participants of the Assembly, was the Latin America Editor of The San Diego Union owned by Copley. Includes Outline Map of the Americas. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. 
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9 TRANSACTIONS OF VASSAR BROTHERS' INSTITUTE And Its Scientific Section 1885-1887
Poughkeepsie, New York Wraps Covers Fair Interior Very Good Science Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Plates, Tables,Figures (line drawings) Maps 
Vol.IV Part I and II. " Object of the society is to promote education and useful knowledge in the departments of Science, Literature, and Art, by investigating and discussing subjects...by establishing and maintaining a Museum, a Library and a collection of works of art and objects of historic interest ..." Articles by Famous Americans include: W. LE CONTE STEVENS - "Aerial Navigation" with 4 illustrations; and MARY WHITNEY - "New Stars in Andromeda and Orion" with an illustration. 3 articles by William G. Stevenson, President of The Institute: "Interpretations of Nature", "Genius and Mental Disease" and "Earthquakes". Other articles by Rev. Henry L. Ziegenfuss, Capt. Henry C. Taylor, Isabel Mulford, Charles L. Bristol, Edward Riggs,William B. Dwight, and Charles B. Warring. 282 pp. Front paper cover missing bottom corner and two small pieces at side edge. Water mark at front top corner and down side edge. Shows on top corner of title page and no further. Spine paper cracking. Strip at base missing. Back cover missing. ex-mus. numbers on front top edge. String tied. Interior is clean, tight and in VG+ condition. Have other "volumes" from Vassar Brothers Institute. 
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10 Alexander, Robert J AGRARIAN REFORM IN LATIN AMERICA
New York Macmillan 1974 0-02-500770-X / 9780025007703 First Printing Cloth Near Fine Very Good+ Latin America Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2" Photographs, Tables 
"By peaceful means or violent-Agrarian Reform must come. Land means power in Latin America. But the people who do most of the farm work-the sharecroppers, tenant farmers, and agricultural laborers-possess very little land of their own. Agararian reform-a major demand of the oppressed workers of Latin American-would redistribute the land". 118 pp. including Index. Book is Near Fine, both exterior and interior. Dust Jacket's spine is faded, and slightly faded on back cover's top edge,otherwise Near Fine. 
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11 Arthur, Chester A. MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, TRANSMITTING A COMMUNICATION FROM THE SECRETARY OF STATE RELATIVE TO THE BOUNDARIES BETWEEN MEXICO AND GUATEMALA
Washington Government Printing Office 1884 Paperbound Very Good U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
Boundary Between Mexico and Guatemala. 48th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 154. May 6, 1884. -- Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs and ordered to be printed. 192 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine edge. Light browning to page edges, some foxing marks. Document in VG condition. 
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12 Barry, M. Elizabeth & Delia Goetz Children of the Other Americas:
Washington U.S. Government Office 1942 Paper Cover Very Good Reference Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9 1/4" 
A Guide to Materials in English on the Other Americas Suitable for the Elementary and Junior High School Grades with assistance of Dorothy Conzelman under the supervision of the Division of Intellectual Cooperation of the Pan American Union.172 pp.Contains references to provide a general background for the study of Latin America. Excellent detailed section on each of the American Republics. Bibliography. Blue covers with black lettering on front cover. Slight crease along side edge. Spine and joints slightly sunned otherwise exterior is VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. Laid-in table of contents, although there is a Table of Contents in the book. 
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13 Buchanan, James MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, COMMUNICATING, IN COMPLIANCE WITH A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE, THE CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE AND THE MINISTER OF BREMEN...
Washington Government Printing Office 1858 Paperbound Very Good- U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
...on the Subject of Claims for Losses Alleged to have been Sustained by Subjects of the Hanse Towns at the Bombardment of Greytown. 35th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 10. January 4, 1858.--Ordered to lie on the table and be printed. 24 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine edge, along with small chips and creases. Browning along page edges, some small foxing spots, small hole in middle of page 5-6. Document in VG- condition. 
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14 Buchanan, James MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, COMMUNICATING, IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE OF THE 17TH INSTANT, CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE AND THE MINISTERS FROM GREAT BRITAIN AND FRANCE...
Washington Government Printing Office 1857 Paperbound Very Good U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
...in Relation to Losses Sustained by Citizens of Those Countries at the Bombardment of Greytown. 35th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 9. December 23, 1857. -- Read, and ordered to lie on the table, and be printed. 11 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book on spine edge, along with small chips. Light browning along paper edges. Document in VG condition. 
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15 Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs EL SALVADOR: LAND OF ETERNAL SPRING
Washington, D.C. Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs 1944 Paper Cover Very Good Latin America Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Map, Charts, Drawings 
One in a series of "country booklets" published by the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, Commerce Department, Washington D.C. Wraps are in country's colors with crest. Laid in: promotional letter on Inter-American Affairs stationary. Unpaginated. Covers are dirty, wear to edges and corners. Interior clean. Pamphlet in VG condition. 
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16 Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs HONDURAS: WHERE OLD MEETS NEW
Washington, D.C. Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs 1944 Paper Cover Very Good+ Honduras Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Maps, Drawings 
One in a series of "country booklets" published by the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, Commerce Department, Washington D.C. Wraps are in country's colors with crest. Unpaginated. Wear to cover edges and corner, light soiling to spine. Interior clean. Pamphlet in VG+ condition. 
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17 Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs PANAMA: CROSSROADS OF THE WORLD
Washington, D.C. Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs 1944 Paper Cover Very Good Panama Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Maps, Charts, Drawings 
One in a series of "country booklets" published by the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, Commerce Department, Washington D.C. Wraps are in country's colors with crest. Laid in: promotional letter on Inter-American Affairs stationary. Unpaginated. Light wear to cover edges, dirt smudges to cover faces. Interior is clean. Pamphlet in VG condition. 
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18 International American Conference REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERNING A PLAN OF ARBITRATION FOR THE SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTES BETWEEN THE AMERICAN REPUBLICS
Washington Government Printing Office 1890 Wraps Very Good U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 6" x 9 " 
51st Congress,1st Session, Senate. Ex.Doc.No.224. Message from the President (Benjamin Harrison) document. States: "The act of Congress approved May 24, 1888, authorized the President to invite the several other governments of America to join the United States in a conference " for the purpose of discussing and recommending for adoption some plan of arbitration for the settlement of disagreements and disputes that may hereafter arise between them...." Total of 6 pp. Pages 2-6 with 2 columns per page, one in English and the other in Spanish. Blue paper covers. ex-mus. numbers at top front border. Bottom corner "tip" missing, otherwise covers are Very Good +. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. Famous Americans in document: Benjamin Harrison, President of the United States and James Gillespie Blaine, Secretary of State. 
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19 James, Preston E. Latin America
New York Odyssey Press 1950 Revised Edition Cloth Good Latin America Photographs, Tables, Maps 
846 pp. including Index. 3 foldout maps in back envelope pocket. Covers dulled and rubbed. Corners bumped. Four small circular areas on front cover worn through? to boards at top edge. Spine faded. Exterior is overall Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+ 
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20 Johnson, Emory R. (editor) POLITICAL AND SOCIAL PROGRESS IN LATIN-AMERICA
Philadelphia American Academy of Political and Social Science 1911 Soft Cover Good Latin America Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 9 3/4" 
THE ANNALS Of The American Academy of Political and Social Science. Vol.XXXVII, No. 3. May, 1911. Whole No. 124. Articles: Individual Effort in Trade Expansion; The Fourth International Conference of the American States; The Fourth Pan-American Conference; The Monroe Doctrine At The Fourth Pan-American Conference; Banking in Mexico; The Way to Attain and Maintain Monetary Reform in Latin-America; Current Misconceptions of Trade with Laitn-America; Investment of American Capital in Latin-American Countries; Commerce with South America; Public Instruction in Peru; Monetary System of Chile; The Social Evolution of the Argentine Republic; Commercial Relations of Chile; Closer Commercial Relations with Latin-America; and Immigration-A Central American Problem. pp.579-806 including Index. Stiff yellow paper covers covering publication-acting as a dust jacket. glued on at spine and a strip on front/back covers. On spine printed in black ink: Progress in Latin America, Annals 1911. Some soiling to covers. Overall Good. No tears. Publication wraps with 2 small soiled areas. Corner tips folded over. Rubbing to top edge. Overall Good. pp.579 bottom margin, light foxing? otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
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