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  • The Dangers of Smoking in Bed

    The Dangers of Smoking in Bed
    av Mariana Enriquez

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783786718

    'Mariana Enriquez is a mesmerizing writer who demands to be read. Like Bolaño, she is interested in matters of life and death, and her fiction hits with the full force of a train' Dave Eggers Welcome to Buenos Aires, a city thrumming with murderous…

  • Evita

    Evita
    av Jill Hedges

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780755602902

    Eva Peron remains Argentina's best-known and most iconic personality, far outlasting her own husband, President Juan Domingo Peron, himself a remarkable and charismatic political leader without whom she, as an uneducated woman in an elitist and male…

  • In Patagonia

    In Patagonia
    av Bruce Chatwin

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784875367

    Vintage Voyages: A world of journeys, from the tallest mountains to the depths of the mindWhen Bruce Chatwin's In Patagonia was published in 1977 it heralded the arrival of a startling new talent in British literature. All readers recognised its tim…

  • Lonely Planet Argentina

    Lonely Planet Argentina
    av Lonely Planet, Isabel Albiston, Cathy Brown

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786570666

    Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet's Argentina is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch enormous icebergs calve from Glaciar…

  • Lonely Planet Argentina

    Lonely Planet Argentina

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787015234

    Lonely Planet’s Argentina is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike the Fitz Roy Range, experience gaucho culture, and discover Buenos Aires’ food scene;…

  • Angels With Dirty Faces

    Angels With Dirty Faces
    av Jonathan Wilson

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409126942

    The definitive history of Argentinian football from the award-winning author of Inverting the Pyramid

  • Bodies in Crisis

    Bodies in Crisis

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813547404

    Born and raised in Argentina and still maintaining significant ties to the area, Barbara Sutton examines the complex, and often hidden, bodily worlds of diverse women in that country during a period of profound social upheaval. Based primarily on wo…

  • Dead Girls

    Dead Girls
    av Selva Almada

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781916277847

    In this brutal, gripping novel, Selva Almada narrates the case of three small-town teenage girls murdered in the 1980's in the interior of Argentina.Three deaths without culprits: 19-year old Andrea Danne, stabbed in her own bed; 15-year old María L…

  • Fever Dream

    Fever Dream
    av Samanta Schweblin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786072382

    SOON TO BE A MAJOR NETFLIX DRAMA SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE 2017 'The book I wish I had written' Lisa Taddeo, author of Three Women and Animal A young woman named Amanda lies dying in a rural hospital clinic. A boy named Davi…

  • The Tower

    The Tower
    av Kelly Cordes

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938340338

    Patagonia's Cerro Torre, considered by many the most beautiful peak in the world, draws the finest and most devoted technical alpinists to its climbing challenges. But controversy has swirled around this ice-capped peak since Cesare Maestri claimed…

  • In Patagonia

    In Patagonia
    av Bruce Chatwin

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099769514

    Beautifully written and full of wonderful descriptions and intriguing tales, In Patagonia is an account of Bruce Chatwin's travels to a remote country in search of a strange beast and his encounters with the people whose fascinating stories delay hi…

  • Acts of Repair

    Acts of Repair
    av Natasha Zaretsky

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781978807426

    Acts of Repair explores how ordinary people grapple with political violence in Argentina, a nation home to survivors of multiple genocides and periods of violence, including the Holocaust, the political repression of the 1976-1983 dictatorship, and…

  • Acts of Repair

    Acts of Repair
    av Natasha Zaretsky

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781978807433

    Acts of Repair explores how ordinary people grapple with political violence in Argentina, a nation home to survivors of multiple genocides and periods of violence, including the Holocaust, the political repression of the 1976-1983 dictatorship, and…

  • The Real Odessa

    The Real Odessa
    av Uki Goni

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781862075528

    It has long been known that Adolf Eichmann, Josef Mengele, Erich Priebke and many other Nazi war criminals found refuge in Argentina. In this book, a courageous Argentinian writer shows exactly how it was done, and reveals that the escapes were orga…

  • The Adventures of China Iron

    The Adventures of China Iron
    av Gabriela Cabezon Camara

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781916465664

    Shortlisted for the International Booker Prize 2020 1872. The pampas of Argentina. China is a young woman eking out an existence in a remote gaucho encampment. After her no-good husband is conscripted into the army, China bolts for freedom, settin…

  • Slum Virgin

    Slum Virgin
    av Gabriela Cabezon Camara

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781999722708

    “Queer writing at its most exhilarating.” **—Times Literary Supplement ** The slums of Buenos Aires, the government, the mafia, the Virgin Mary, corrupt police, sex workers, thieves, drug dealers, and debauchery all combine in this…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Jorge Luis Borges

    The Cambridge Companion to Jorge Luis Borges

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521141376

    Jorge Luis Borges (1899–1986) was one of the great writers of the twentieth century and the most influential author in the Spanish language of modern times. He had a seminal influence on Latin American literature and a lasting impact on litera…

  • Argentina

    Argentina
    av Jill Hedges

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784531065

    In the early 20th century, Argentina possessed one of the world's most prosperous economies, yet since then Argentina has suffered a series of boom-and-bust cycles that have seen it fall well behind its regional neighbours. At the same time, despite…

  • Juan Perón

    Juan Perón
    av Jill Hedges

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780755602728

    Within Argentina, Juan Domingo Perón continues to be the subject of exaggerated and diametrically opposed views. A dictator, a great leader, the hero of the working classes and Argentina’s “first worker”; a weak and spineless man d…

  • Juan Perón

    Juan Perón
    av Jill Hedges

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780755602711

    Within Argentina, Juan Domingo Perón continues to be the subject of exaggerated and diametrically opposed views. A dictator, a great leader, the hero of the working classes and Argentina’s “first worker”; a weak and spineless man d…

  • Borges and His Fiction

    Borges and His Fiction
    av Gene H. Bell-Villada

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780292708785

    From reviews of the first edition: "A compulsively readable account of the life and works of our greatest...writer of fantasy. With a keen appreciation of Borges himself and a pleasant disregard for the critical clichés, Bell-Villada tells us all w…

  • Lionel Messi: The Ultimate Fan Book

    Lionel Messi: The Ultimate Fan Book
    av Mike Perez

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787394018

    Thanks to his sublime skill, mesmerizing vision and incredible goal-scoring record, Lionel Messi is widely regarded as the world's greatest footballer and, for a player who will turn 33 in June 2020, there is a strong argument he is the greatest foo…

  • DK Eyewitness Argentina

    DK Eyewitness Argentina
    av DK Eyewitness

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241256718

    The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring this breathtakingly beautiful country.Trek across the frozen blue ice of Glaciar Perito Moreno, admire splendid…

  • A Carrier at Risk

    A Carrier at Risk
    av Mariano Sciaroni

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628705

    The naval warfare of the last few decades appears dominated by operations of fast missile craft and a wide diversity of other minor vessels in so-called ‘littoral warfare’. On the contrary, skills and knowledge about anti-submarine warfa…

  • Sex, Skulls, and Citizens

    Sex, Skulls, and Citizens
    av Ashley Elizabeth Kerr

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826522726

    Analyzing a wide variety of late-nineteenth-century sources, Sex, Skulls, and Citizens argues that Argentine scientific projects of the era were not just racial encounters, but were also conditioned by sexual relationships in all their messy, physic…

  • Sex, Skulls, and Citizens

    Sex, Skulls, and Citizens
    av Ashley Elizabeth Kerr

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826522719

    Analyzing a wide variety of late-nineteenth-century sources, Sex, Skulls, and Citizens argues that Argentine scientific projects of the era were not just racial encounters, but were also conditioned by sexual relationships in all their messy, physic…

  • The Cinematic Tango

    The Cinematic Tango
    av Tamara Falicov

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781904764922

    The Cinematic Tango explores the cultural politics of over sixty years of filmmaking in Argentina. From the 1940s when film was a successful studio product to the 1980s post-dictatorship period when national cinema was utilized as a public relations…

  • The Cinematic Tango

    The Cinematic Tango
    av Tamara Falicov

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781904764939

  • Facundo

    Facundo
    av Domingo Faustino Sarmiento

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520239807

    A classic work of Latin American literature, Domingo Sarmiento's "Facundo" has become an integral part of the history, politics, and culture of Latin America since its first publication in 1845. Partially translated into English when it was first pu…

  • Political (In)Justice

    Political (In)Justice
    av Anthony Pereira

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822958857

    Why do attempts by authoritarian regimes to legalize their political repression differ so dramatically? Why do some dispense with the law altogether, while others scrupulously modify constitutions, pass new laws, and organize political trials? Polit…

  • Act III in Patagonia

    Act III in Patagonia
    av William Conway

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781559635189

    Patagonia. The name connotes the exotic and a distance that seems nearly mythical. Tucked toward the toe of South America, this largely unsettled landscape is among the most varied and breathtaking in the world - aching in its beauty as it sweeps fr…

  • The Women's Suffrage Movement and Feminism in Argentina from Roca to Perón

    The Women's Suffrage Movement and Feminism in Argentina from Roca to Perón
    av Gregory Hammond

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826350558

    On September 23, 1947, the Plaza de Mayo in Buenos Aires filled with jubilant men and women celebrating a new law that gave women the same right as men to vote in all elections. President Juan Domingo Perón had achieved a major victory for his regim…

  • Manifold Destiny

    Manifold Destiny
    av John Tofik Karam

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826501332

    At the border where Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina meet under the scrutiny of the U.S. and Mercosur (the large South American trade bloc), Arabs have long been agents of what author John Tofik Karam calls a 'manifold destiny.' In this, Karam casts…

  • Manifold Destiny

    Manifold Destiny
    av John Tofik Karam

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826501325

    At the border where Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina meet under the scrutiny of the U.S. and Mercosur (the large South American trade bloc), Arabs have long been agents of what author John Tofik Karam calls a 'manifold destiny.' In this, Karam casts…

  • Abstract Crossings

    Abstract Crossings
    av Maria Amalia Garcia

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520302198

    Toward the middle of the 1950s, abstract art became a dominant trend in the Latin American cultural scene. Many artists incorporated elements of abstraction into their rigorous artistic vocabularies, while at the same time, the representation of geo…

  • Cultural Understanding in EFA Reading in Argentina

    Cultural Understanding in EFA Reading in Argentina
    av Melina Porto

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616683184

    The importance of cultural perspectives for enhancing the comprehension of A2 texts has been widely acknowledged by theorists and researchers in the field. This book reports part of the results of a broader study whose specific aim was to describe t…

  • Polyphonic Machine, The

    Polyphonic Machine, The
    av Niall H.D. Geraghty

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822965534

    Focusing on the work of the Argentine authors César Aira, Marcelo Cohen, and Ricardo Piglia, The Polyphonic Machine conducts a close analysis of the interrelations between capitalism and political violence in late twentieth-century Argentina. Taking…

  • This world of ours is Great

    This world of ours is Great
    av R J Nomad

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780464223832

    R. J. Nomad presents a photo saga that explore the amazing nature we can find outside.

  • This world of ours is Great

    This world of ours is Great
    av R J Nomad

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780464223825

    R. J. Nomad presents a photo saga that explore the amazing nature we can find outside.

  • This world of ours is Great

    This world of ours is Great
    av R J Nomad

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780464223818

    R. J. Nomad presents a photo saga that explore the amazing nature we can find outside.

  • Schooling for Success

    Schooling for Success
    av Laura Randall

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780765602398

    The link between economic development and education in Latin America is generally well-recognized. A literate and educated work force is the largest single factor in explaining economic growth. In this study, the editors and contributors survey the…

  • Schooling for Success

    Schooling for Success
    av Laura Randall

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780765602381

    The link between economic development and education in Latin America is generally well-recognized. A literate and educated work force is the largest single factor in explaining economic growth. In this study, the editors and contributors survey the…

  • A Brief History of Argentina

    A Brief History of Argentina
    av Jonathan C. Brown

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816077960

    The Brief History series introduces readers to the dramatic events, notable people, and special customs and traditions that have shaped many of the world's countries. Each engaging volume covers a specific country and offers a concise history of the…

  • Mrs Thatcher's War

    Mrs Thatcher's War

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241536094

  • The Conquest of the Desert

    The Conquest of the Desert

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826362063

    For more than one hundred years, the Conquest of the Desert (1878-1885) has marked Argentina's historical passage between eras, standing at the gateway to the nation's "Golden Age" of progress, modernity, and - most contentiously - national whitenes…

  • The Conquest of the Desert

    The Conquest of the Desert

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826362070

    For more than one hundred years, the Conquest of the Desert (1878-1885) has marked Argentina's historical passage between eras, standing at the gateway to the nation's "Golden Age" of progress, modernity, and - most contentiously - national whitenes…

  • Memory, Transitional Justice, and Theatre in Postdictatorship Argentina

    Memory, Transitional Justice, and Theatre in Postdictatorship Argentina
    av Noe Montez

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809336296

    In Memory, Transitional Justice, and Theatre in Postdictatorship Argentina, author Noe Montez considers how theatre, as a site of activism, can produce memory narratives that change the public’s reception to governmental policies that address…

  • The Labor Wars in Cordoba, 1955-1976

    The Labor Wars in Cordoba, 1955-1976
    av James Brennan

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674508514

    Cordoba is Argentina's second-largest city, a university town that became the center of its automobile industry. In the decade following the overthrow of Juan Perón's government in 1955, the city experienced rapid industrial growth. The arrival of I…

  • Chasing World-Class Urbanism

    Chasing World-Class Urbanism
    av Jacob Lederman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908829

    Questions increasingly dominant urban planning orthodoxies and whether they truly serve everyday city dwellers What makes some cities world class? Increasingly, that designation reflects the use of a toolkit of urban planning practices and policies…

  • Chasing World-Class Urbanism

    Chasing World-Class Urbanism
    av Jacob Lederman

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908812

    Questions increasingly dominant urban planning orthodoxies and whether they truly serve everyday city dwellers What makes some cities world class? Increasingly, that designation reflects the use of a toolkit of urban planning practices and policies…

  • Right to the City

    Right to the City
    av Gabriela Ippolito-O'Donnell

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780268031794

    Based on extensive, original fieldwork, as well as new survey data, The Right to the City contributes to the study of democratization by focusing on the dilemmas and opportunities of popular contention in the city of Buenos Aires. It also offers an…

  • Britain and the Dictatorships of Argentina and Chile, 1973?82

    Britain and the Dictatorships of Argentina and Chile, 1973?82
    av Grace Livingstone

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319782911

    This book explores the links between the British government and the dictatorships of Argentina and Chile, 1973-82, using newly-opened British archives. It gives the most complete picture to date of British arms sales, military visits and diplomatic…

  • Corruption in Argentina

    Corruption in Argentina

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781032177519

    The book provides an institutional, historical, and sectorial analysis of Argentina’s structural corruption. Looking back over the last 200 years, the book demonstrates that Argentina has historically addressed corruption through ineffective d…

  • Corruption in Argentina

    Corruption in Argentina
    av Natalia A. Volosin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367338718

    The book provides an institutional, historical, and sectorial analysis of Argentina’s structural corruption. Looking back over the last 200 years, the book demonstrates that Argentina has historically addressed corruption through ineffective d…

  • Patagonia

    Patagonia
    av Ben Box

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911082088

    Patagonia is a pioneering land of vast horizons and limitless possibilities. Footprint's Patagonia Handbook will guide you from emerald waters and picturesque chalets, through estancias on the Argentine steppe, down to iceberg-strewn lakes and the g…

  • Painting in a State of Exception

    Painting in a State of Exception
    av Patrick Frank

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813062228

    Although one of Latin America’s most significant postwar art movements, Nueva Figueración has long been overlooked in studies of modern art. In this first comprehensive examination of the movement, Patrick Frank explores the work of four artis…

  • Painting in a State of Exception

    Painting in a State of Exception
    av Patrick Frank

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813062495

    Although it is one of Latin America’s most significant postwar art movements, Nueva Figuración has long been overlooked in studies of modern art. In this first comprehensive examination of the movement, Patrick Frank explores the work of four…

  • Leadership from the margins

    Leadership from the margins
    av Serena Cosgrove

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813547992

    Women have experienced decades of economic and political repression across Latin America, where many nations are built upon patriarchal systems of power. However, a recent confluence of political, economic, and historical factors has allowed for the…

  • Leadership from the margins

    Leadership from the margins
    av Serena Cosgrove

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813548005

    Women have experienced decades of economic and political repression across Latin America, where many nations are built upon patriarchal systems of power. However, a recent confluence of political, economic, and historical factors has allowed for the…

  • 30 Years After

    30 Years After
    av Carine Berberi

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138703285

    Thirty years after the Argentinian invasion of the Falkland Islands, the war remains a source of continued debate and analysis for politicians, historians and military strategists. Not only did the conflict provide a fascinating example of modern ex…

  • The Argentine Novel

    The Argentine Novel
    av Myron I. Lichtblau

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810842946

    Bringing the Argentine novel to your fingertips, this supplement to 1997's The Argentine Novel: An Annotated Bibliography, completes Myron Lichtblau's sweeping coverage of an exciting literary genre through the end of the 20th century. The new insta…

  • The Militant Song Movement in Latin America

    The Militant Song Movement in Latin America

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781498532174

    Latin America in the 1960s and 1970s underwent a profound and often violent process of social change. From the Cuban Revolution to the massive guerrilla movements in Argentina, Uruguay, Peru, Colombia, and most of Central America, to the democratic…

  • Argentina

    Argentina
    av Jeanne B Haverland

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604564693

    Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic is a South American country, constituted as a federation of twenty-three provinces and an autonomous city. It is second in size on the continent to Brazil and eighth in the world. Argentina occupies a con…

  • Technology, Institutions and Labor

    Technology, Institutions and Labor
    av Fulya Apaydin

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319771038

    In this book Fulya Apaydin argues that labor responses to dramatic technological change are influenced by the political institutions of the Global South more than any other factor. In addressing vocational education programs – which are highly…