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              Chronicle of the Narvaez Expedition
               

              Chronicle of the Narvaez Expedition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Critical edition)

              By Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar Nunez; Edited by Stavans, Ilan; Translated by Frye, David

              This new Norton Critical Edition recounts the 1527 36 expedition of Cabeza de Vaca, the first Spanish explorer to cross North America.

              ISBN 9780393918151
              Released NZ 25 Oct 2012
              Publisher WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Norton Critical Editions
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language
               

              Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language (Paperback)

              By Stavans, Ilan

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              Complete with over 6000 entries, this marvelous linguistic guide explains why the emergence of Spanglish is a viable and important marker of the US Latino's influence on American culture.

              ISBN 9780060087760
              Released NZ 28 Jul 2004
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Riddle of Cantinflas: Essays on Hispanic Popular Culture, Revised and Expanded Edition
               

              The Riddle of Cantinflas: Essays on Hispanic Popular Culture, Revised and Expanded Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised, Expanded ed.)

              By Stavans, Ilan

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              Ilan Stavans's collection of essays on kitsch and high art in the Americas makes a return with thirteen new colorful conversations that deliver Stavans's trademark wit and provocative analysis.

              ISBN 9780826352569
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2012
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Beisbol
                

              Beisbol (Hardback)

              Edited by Stavans, Ilan

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              This insightful collection documents Latinos in baseball from an interdisciplinary perspective.

              ISBN 9780313375132
              Released NZ 6 Jan 2012
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino Civilization
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              Latinos in the United States: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)
               

              Latinos in the United States: What Everyone Needs to Know (R) (Hardback)

              By Stavans, Ilan

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              While Latinos comprise a diverse minority group-with various religious beliefs, political ideologies, and social values-commentators on both sides of the political divide have lumped Latino Americans into a homogenous group that is often misunderstood. Latinos in the United State...s: What Everyone Need to Know (R) provides a comprehensive and thought-provoking exploration of the way that, unlike any other ethnic group, Latinos will thoroughly redefine the way America understands itself in the future.
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              ISBN 9780190670191
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2018
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series What Everyone Needs to Know
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              The Book of Memories
                

              The Book of Memories (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              Introduction by Stavans, Ilan; By Shua, Ana Maria; Translated by Gerdes, Dick

              • RRP: $109.99
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              The humorous and moving story of three generations of a Jewish family in Argentina.

              ISBN 9780826319494
              Released NZ 30 Sep 1998
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Jewish Latin America
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              Tent of Miracles
               

              Tent of Miracles (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Introduction by Stavans, Ilan; By Amado, Jorge; Translated by Shelby, B.

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              Set in a Brazilian locale, this is the story of Pedro Archanjo, beloved rogue and fierce activist for social justice, who becomes a posthumous hero when an American intellect discovers his writings. The story flits between Archanjo's lifetime and that of the American professor de...cades later.
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              ISBN 9780299186449
              Released NZ 31 Mar 2003
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Americas
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              A Most Imperfect Union: A Contrarian History of the United States

              A Most Imperfect Union: A Contrarian History of the United States (Hardback)

              By Stavans, Ilan

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              From the author-illustrator team behind the acclaimed Latino USA, an exuberant, irreverent survey of the American experience-a cartoon history of the people, by the people, and for the people.

              ISBN 9780465036691
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2014
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Quixote: The Novel and the World

              Quixote: The Novel and the World (Hardback)

              By Stavans, Ilan

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              A groundbreaking cultural history of the most influential, most frequently translated, and most imitated novel in the world.

              ISBN 9780393083026
              Released NZ 8 Sep 2015
              Publisher WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              San Juan: Memoir of a City
               

              San Juan: Memoir of a City (Hardback, New title)

              By Rodriguez Julia, Edgardo; Translated by Grandbois, Peter; Edited by Stavans, Ilan; Vilar, Irene

              Takes the readers through Puerto Rico's capital, the city, which is a place of cabarets and cockfighting clubs, flaneurs and beach bums, smoke-filled bars and honking automobiles. Here, the author invokes the ghosts of his childhood, of San Juan's elder literati, and of character...s from his own novels.
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              ISBN 9780299203702
              Released NZ 30 Jul 2007
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Americas
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