Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card

Would you like to purchase a Gift Card?

 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
Like Us On Facebook
Paperworx - Second Hand Books

Promote Your Page Too
 
 
 

South American Hist/Lit/Geography

 - 11 items found in your search
South American Hist/Lit/Geography

Click on Title to view full description

 
Five Against the Sea; A True Story of Courage and Survival, Arias, Ron
1 Five Against the Sea; A True Story of Courage and Survival
Arias, Ron Viking 1989 London, England First Edition 0670830925 / 9780670830923 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
226 pages, b/w photos. Blue-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, few small spots of oil on front, minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked.Tight binding. "Adrift in the immensity of the Pacific Ocean, five fishermen from Costa Rica struggled against thirst, hunger and despair for incredible 142 days, the longest such endurance on record. When finally rescued, the men had drifted 4,500 miles from their home shores, crossing four time-zones, and had survived on a diet of rainwater, fish and turtles . journalist Ron Arias relates their courageous, tenacious battle with the implacable forces of nature." 17 000925 
Price: 20.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 The Political Economy of Central America Since 1920
Bulmer-thomas, Victor Soft Cover 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 525 002200 
Price: 7.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Deliver Us from Evil - Bad Things do Happen to Good People, Danes, Kay
3 Deliver Us from Evil - Bad Things do Happen to Good People
Danes, Kay 1740950259 / 9781740950251 Trade Paperback Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 506 005601 
Price: 12.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Deliver Us from Evil: Bad Things do Happen to Good People
Danes, Kay Trade Paperback Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 632 004563 
Price: 9.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Air War South Atlantic, Ethell, Jeffrey; Price, Alfred
5 Air War South Atlantic
Ethell, Jeffrey; Price, Alfred Sidgwick and Jackson Limited 1983 London, England First Edition 028399035X / 9780283990359 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
260 pages, b/w photos. Black-cloth jacket, minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". tells, for the first time, the full story of the air actions which took place during the Falklands conflict in the spring of 1982 . enabling the reader to gain a clear insight into the nature of modern air operations with some of the latest types of weaponry . accounts from the pilots involved, on almost all air-to-air combats and attack missions." 2 000675 
Price: 30.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 This I Believe
Fuentes, Carlos Bloomsbury 2004 Great Britain 0747573158 / 9780747573159 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
339 page. Black-cloth cover, minimal edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, slight chipping and denting to top edge otherwise minor edge-wear, several small marks. Seconds mark to bottom edge of closed pages, small mark on front closed pages, otherwise pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". an A-Z of the things that Carlos Fuentes loves and believes in . a series of inspired meditations and polemics . subjects as disparate as 'Balzac', 'Beauty', 'Reading', 'Revolution' 'Sex' and 'Shakespeare' . woven together with . politics, time and language . runs the vein of his personal journey." 102 000200 
Price: 30.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Lost City of Z, Grann, David
7 The Lost City of Z
Grann, David Simon and Schuster 2009 1847374794 / 9781847374790 Trade Paperback Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - .708 005481 
Price: 15.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 Red Gold; The Conquest of the Brazilian Indians
Hemming, John Macmillan London Limited 1978 London, England First Edition 0333128613 / 9780333128619 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
677 page, b/w photos thr/out. Black-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, small chipping, rubbing and slight peeling to edges, few small closed tears. Slight mark to bottom corner of closed pages, otherwise pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. " . explains how the Portuguese came to occupy half the South American continent . the colonial origins of dynamic modern Brazil . also tells of the tragedy of the countless Indian tribes that perished in that conquest." 107 000409 
Price: 30.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 In Trouble Again
O'Hanlon, Redmond Hamish Hamilton Ltd 1988 Great Britain First Edition 0241123755 / 9780241123751 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
272 page, b/w photographs and line drawings throughout. Black-board cover, silver titling to spine, very minor denting on top and bottom edges of spine. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor denting on top and bottom edges of spine. Pages clean, straight and unmarked, tight binding. "After spending two months travelling through the primary rain forests of Borneo, . a four-month trip up the Orinoco River and across the Amazon Basin would pose no particular problem. He was wrong." - "The most hilarious travel book in many years." 105 000048 
Price: 40.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 In Trouble Again; A Journey Between the Orinoco and the Amazon
O'Hanlon, Redmond The Folio Society 2005 London, England Hard Cover Very Good Slip-Case 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
306 page, b/w illustrated. Green, illustrated cover. Green slip-case, very minor shelf rubbing. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "You find yourself racing through the pages, not simply because the writing is so impossibly entertaining and engrossing, but because you are becoming genuinely concerned about this crazy, likeable, hopelessly optimistic Englishman plunging ever deeper into seriously dangerous conditions, without the least hope of easy extrication." 119 000462 
Price: 40.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Back to Cape Horn, Swale, Rosie
11 Back to Cape Horn
Swale, Rosie William Collins Sons & Co Ltd 1986 London, England First Edition 0002174154 / 9780002174152 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
223 pages, b/w photos. Blue-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear, small spot to inside. Top closed page edges a little dirty, otherwise pages clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "Rosie Swale belongs to a fast-disappearing-breed - the real adventurer who is prepared to follow her dreams . packed as it is with incident, humour, triumph and disaster, is something equally rare - a genuine adventure story of the very highest calibre." 17 000923 
Price: 20.00 AUD
Add to Shopping Cart
 



Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to susiec7@tpg.com.au
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie