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Latin America


One Hundred Years of Solitude
Love in the Time of Cholera
The House of the Spirits
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent
Like Water for Chocolate
Chronicle of a Death Foretold
In the Time of the Butterflies
The Savage Detectives
The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey
Daughter of Fortune
The Feast of the Goat
Memories of My Melancholy Whores
Labyrinths:  Selected Stories and Other Writings
Ficciones
Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy KidderHalf the Sky by Nicholas D. KristofDead Aid by Dambisa MoyoInspire Your Inner Global Leader by Deborah J. LevinePoor Economics by Abhijit V. Banerjee
International development
109 books — 103 voters

I, Rigoberta Menchú by Rigoberta MenchúBanana Wars by Steve StrifflerThe Labyrinth of Solitude and Other Writings by Octavio PazA New Time for Mexico by Carlos FuentesWeavers of Revolution by Peter Winn
Latin American Studies
100 books — 1 voter

China by Tom  CarterThe Travel Book by Lonely PlanetPortraits by Steve McCurryNatural Fashion by Hans W. SilvesterThrough the Lens by National Geographic Society
Best Travel Photography Books
78 books — 32 voters
The Motorcycle Diaries by Ernesto GuevaraIn Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin1491 by Charles C. MannThe Feast of the Goat by Mario Vargas LlosaOpen Veins of Latin America by Eduardo Galeano
South America - History and Culture
175 books — 48 voters


Barbara Kingsolver
Barbara Kingsolver The Lacuna
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Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
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James Barrett Reston
The people of the United States will do anything for Latin America, except read about it.
James Barrett Reston, Journalism's Roving Eye: A History of American Foreign Reporting

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