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 Civilization History Geography  | Civilization

BA5355 Getting to Know Spain and Spanish $7.95
ISBN: 9780812015355 ISBN10: 0812015355.
Written by: J Saules.
BOOK ONLY. K. Wooley. Softcover, 32 pp.
This book, in English, introduces students to Spain, its people, language, customs and landscapes. It explains about schools, vacations and festivals. Spanish words and their meanings are included throughout the book to help students develop a vocabulary. A simple, delightfully illustrated guide to the country of Spain, which you will find to be appropriate for elementay and middle school students
EDC20X Essential Spanish $7.95
ISBN: 9780746003206 ISBN10: 074600320X.
Softcover, 64 pp.
A wonderful compact phrase book which will help you survive travelling and socializing in Spain. The phrases, in both Spanish and English, will help you cope with numerous situations. The guide also includes basic grammatical information, numbers, days and dates, colors and an English/Spanish glossary. An immense amount of information in a little book
EDI5923 Guia de Usos y Costumbres de España $36.95
ISBN: 9788477115922 ISBN10: 8477115923.
Written by: Maximiano Cortes.
Softcover, 191pp..
Divided into 28 chapters covering popular festivals, religion, greetings, superstitions, transportation, appearance, politeness, bars and restaurants, this guide will facilitate any trip to Spain. With full-color photos and an introduction covering geography, economy, politics and a historical chronology, this invaluable information will ensure the traveler knows and understands cultural differences.
EMC2615 In Mexico Workbook $15.95
ISBN: 9780821912614 ISBN10: 0821912615.
Written by: F Uriz.
Softcover. Text in English.
This concise introduction to the language and culture presents essential vocabulary in everyday contexts. Practical information covering the people, cultural values and everyday life is complemented by cartoons, color photographs, maps and questions. These are ideal for use as supplementary texts. The teacher?s guide gives insight into the use of the book and workbook, and contains answers to the exercises
HRW5143 Civilizacion y Cultura $68.95
ISBN: 9780030294013 ISBN10: 0030294010.
Written by: K Copeland.
Sandstedt, Softcover, 259 pp., 7th Edition.
A variety of information on culture, customs, traditions, and lifestyles of the Hispanic world are presented in this book. Written in Spanish, it is designed for your advanced students. In its 7th edition, there is a very popular title with both high school and college teachers.
SGS0434 Voces de America Video 44 min -Video of Latin American Life $77.95
ISBN: 9788497788304 ISBN10: 8497788303.
A new video course containing interviews, historical and geographical information, poems, songs, photographs and film clips from Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and the Andes, was designed to impart information on civilization and cultural development in Latin America. Each episode is followed by a series of exercises to discuss and reinforce the information viewed on the video. Developed by the Universidad de Salamanca for your intermediate to advanced students, this video is both an informative and sensitive view of life in these Hispanic countries.
SGS5748 Hispanoamerica Ayer y Hoy $23.95
ISBN: 9788471438317 ISBN10: 8471438313.
Written by: A Alberty.
F. Ardanaz. 77 pp.
This civilization manual is divided into 18 units, with a thematic index and a chronological table. Within, you will find a brief discussion of Hispanic - America and its development in the arts, its economy, the growth of institutions, the continuation of traditions and a demographic illustration of this area. An array of photographs, maps, statistical charts and diagrams facilitate the assimilation of this material by your students. An excellent modern manual you and your students will enjoy!
SGS6119 España Contemporánea $51.95
ISBN: 9788497786119 ISBN10: 8497786114.
Written by: F Bajo.
Softcover, 248 pp..
Designed for advanced students (B1-B2)this new edition will provide a good introduction to the history, economy, society and culture of Spain in in the 21st century. Each of the 17 units contains comprehension questions to develop writing skills and to encourage research, as well as text analysis activities based on historical documents or newspaper articles. A large selection of internet resources will put the students in contact with an exhaustive selection of additional materials.
SGS6683 Latitud 0º BOOK and CD $52.95
ISBN: 9788497786683 ISBN10: 8497786688.
Written by: T. Gutiérrez Chávez.
Softcover, 182 pp.
Created for intermediate and advanced students of Spanish (B1.1 and B2) this new culture and civilization text focuses on the diversity of Latin American and its cultural relations with Spain and the world. Composed of 10 units, Latitud 0° offers a wide range of varied interactive activities and audio texts to develop reading, writing, listening, grammar and vocabulary skills. Transcripts to the CD and answers are included.
SGS7983 ESPANA, AYER Y HOY $25.95
ISBN: 9788471437983 ISBN10: 8471437988.
Written by: C. Mora.
Softcover, 80 pp.
This civilization manual is divided into 18 units, with a thematic index and a chronological table. Within this pages, you will find a brief discussion of Spain and its development in the arts, its economy, the growth of institutions, the continuation of traditions and a demographic illustration of this area. An array of photographs, maps, statistical charts and diagrams help assimilate this material by your students. An excellent modern manual.
STK0928 The Rainstick Pack $15.95
ISBN: 9780789300928 ISBN10: 0789300923.
Written by: Nick Castor.
Gift boxed, hardcover 95pp., actual.
With 'The Rainstick Pack', you will take yourself on a wonderful journey and help keep alive a rich South American tradition. Inside is an actual rainstick, individually handcrafted in Chile from native cactus. When gently turned, the rainstick creates the same lush sound of a rainshower that for the native people of Chile's northern deserts, was a ritual call for seasonal rains. With colorful illustrations, as well as songs, and folktales, the accompanying book takes the reader on an eye-opening exploration of history and legends.
STK3951 Granada In Your Hand $8.95
Softcover,63pp, Published in 1985.
Granada In Your Hand allows you to experience an Andalusian journey which ranges from snows to tropical fruits all on one peninsula. Containing a haven of castles and churches and monasteries, Segovia appealed to poets, painters, historians and archaeologists alike. A pull out map is included tin each book when you choose to explore these timeless cities
STK7593 Spain: The Best of Spanish Interiors, Gardens, Architecture, and Landscapes $45.95
ISBN: 9780821217597 ISBN10: 0821217593.
Written by: Angus Mitchell, Tom Bell.
Hardcover, 252 pp., with 400 Color photographs by Amparo Garrido.
From the dramatic coastline and rolling hills of the north to the gray-green olive groves and whitewashed villages of the south, shimmering in the sun, Spain is a land of contrasts and a melting pot of cultures, with a history embracing the influences of Rome and Islam, the Habsburg and Bourbon monarchies, and an empire that, at its height, encompassed half the globe. Through a combination of 400 color photographs and evocative prose, Spain paints a vivid picture of a country that has once again emerged as a vital cultural influence throughout the world while maintaining traditions rooted in past centuries.
 
  Civilization History Geography  | Civilization  | Hispanic Civilization & Culture  | Level B1-B2


Here are three civilization courses on contemporary Spain, Mexico and Argentina designed for intermediate High School and university students, levels B1 & B2. Each manual consists of modules which cover the economy, arts and literature, history, science, social situation and tourist attractions and include exercises and activities. The audio cd contains additional cultural information. Links can be found on the publisher's site to additional sources.
EDI8107 Mexico, manual de civilizacion $40.95
ISBN: 9788477118107 ISBN10: 8477118108.
Written by: Rosa Ester Delgadillo Macías.
Softcover..
EDI8190 Mexico, manual de civilizacion Key $9.95
ISBN: 9788490818060 ISBN10: 8490818061.
Written by: Rosa Ester Delgadillo Macias.
 
  Civilization History Geography  | Civilization  | Todas las Voces  | Level A1/2



DIF7543 Todas las Voces A1-2 w/Audio Cd and DVD $39.95
ISBN: 9788484437543 ISBN10: 848443754X.
Softcover, 186 pp.
Learning Culture and civilization in fundamental when mastering a foreign language. Todas las Voces is a manual geared towards intermediate to advanced students that wish to expand their Hispanic culture knowledge. This book is enriched with colorful pictures, activities and exercises. The eleven units cover many topics including history, art, gastronomy, entertainment, and holidays. The DVD contains a variety of reports and movie clips from Spanish-speaking countries and the audio has exercises and popular songs to be used in conjunction with the units. The teachers guide is available free of charge on the publisher's website.
 
  Civilization History Geography  | Civilization  | Todas las Voces  | Level B-1



DIF6348 Todas las Voces B1 w/Audio Cd and DVD $39.95
ISBN: 9788484437222 ISBN10: 8484437221.
Softcover, 144 pp.
Learning Culture and civilization in fundamental when mastering a foreign language. Todas las Voces is a manual geared towards intermediate to advanced students that wish to expand their Hispanic culture knowledge. This book is enriched with colorful pictures, activities and exercises. The eleven units cover many topics including history, art, gastronomy, entertainment, and holidays. The DVD contains a variety of reports and movie clips from Spanish-speaking countries and the audio has exercises and popular songs to be used in conjunction with the units. The teachers guide is available free of charge on the publisher's website.
 
 Civilization History Geography  | Geography  | Biblioteca de Los Estados


These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, and graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words
GST5426 Biblioteca de Los Estados California $31.00
ISBN: 9780836855425 ISBN10: 0836855426.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words
GST5434 Biblioteca de Los Estados Florida $31.00
ISBN: 9780836855432 ISBN10: 0836855434.
Text in Spanish..
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words
GST5442 Biblioteca de Los Estados Illinois $31.00
ISBN: 9780836855449 ISBN10: 0836855442.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words
GST5450 Biblioteca de Los Estados Nueva Jersey $31.00
ISBN: 9780836855456 ISBN10: 0836855450.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words
GST5469 Biblioteca de Los Estados Nueva York $31.00
ISBN: 9780836855463 ISBN10: 0836855469.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words
GST5477 Biblioteca de Los Estados Texas $31.00
ISBN: 9780836855470 ISBN10: 0836855477.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words
GST7232 Biblioteca de Los Estados Arizona $31.00
ISBN: 9780836857238 ISBN10: 0836857232.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words.
GST7240 Biblioteca de Los Estados Colorado $31.00
ISBN: 9780836857245 ISBN10: 0836857240.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words.
GST7267 Biblioteca de Los Estados Puerto Rico y Otras Areas $31.00
ISBN: 9780836857269 ISBN10: 0836857267.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words.
GST7305 Biblioteca de Los Estados Nuevo Mexico $31.00
ISBN: 9780836857252 ISBN10: 0836857259.
These complete translation from the library of the States are ideal for the 4-8th grade students to develop their geography and Spanish language skills. Full-color maps and pictures enhance the understanding of key events and concepts through sidebars, charts, graphs. A glossary is included to define the difficult words.
 
 Civilization History Geography  | History

AOL6200 Voices from the Fields $17.99
ISBN: 9780316056205 ISBN10: 0316056200.
Written by: S Atkin.
Softcover, 96pp..
An ALA Best Book for Young Adults, this collection of stories, poems, and pictures gives a poignant voice to the aspirations and struggles of children of migrant farm workers. The issues of constant poverty, moving, changing schools, and making friends challenge these children, yet their hope for a better and brighter future sustains them.
DAE7212 The Mythology of Mexico and Central America $14.95
ISBN: 9780688067212 ISBN10: 0688067212.
Written by: J Bierhorst.
Hardbound, 239 p.
This easy-to-read book translates 20 of the Aztec and Mayan myths and uses stories to illustrate the continuity of history in Central Mexico. In addition to contributing to the written history of the Aztecs and Mayan cultures, the detailed and varied myths are representative of the artistic, literary and political life of modern Mexico and Central America. The maps and illustrations provide the links between geography, artwork and the rich myths of the area. Both students and teachers will find this book useful for school projects
FC657 Nueva Historia Minima de Mexico $13.95
ISBN: 9789681211394 ISBN10: 9681211391.
Written by: Daniel Cosio Villegas.
181 pp. Softcover.
Covering the essential information, this compact text features clear and precise language, with explanations of historic events and figures that have shaped modern Mexico. Chapters cover prehistoric times, the conquest, colonial life, the Independence, the Porfirian Period, the Mexican Revolution, the protests of ‘68, and more.
HP9170 Mexico Biography of Power $22.95
ISBN: 9780060929176 ISBN10: 0060929170.
Written by: E Krauze.
A History of Modern Mexico 1810-1996. Softcover, 872 pp., 9 ¼ x 6 ¼.
A comprehensive chronological coverage of the tumultuous political history of Mexico, beginning with the Díaz regime being overthrown by Francisco Medero and ending in 1996. Translated into English, this is a fascinating introduction to Mexicos development with a focus on the leadership and the men who made history
SAN6148 El Espejo Enterrado $29.95
ISBN: 9786071106148 ISBN10: 6071106141.
Written by: Carlos Fuentes.
Softcover, 440 pp..
This book is a reflection on the development of the Latin American world over the past 500 years, and how the history of these Spanish speaking countries created the Hispanic cultures as they exist today. A view of the rich and complex Latin American identity is described by the excellent writer, Carlos Fuentes. Filled with photographs, it is perfect for your classes and libraries.
SGS1864 España Contemporanea $52.95
ISBN: 9788497781862 ISBN10: 8497781864.
Written by: C Lopez Moreno.
Softcover, 257pp.
This is an essential resource manual for students with advanced Spanish reading skills, who wish to comprehend the historic, economic and social aspects that have transformed Spain into the modern country it is today. The seventeen chapters are divided into three majors sections each containing comprehension exercises, internet activities and two additional readings based on historic documents or current articles which follow the principal chapter reading. Abundant photographs and charts enhance the readability of this book.
SGS4245 Historia de América Latina $49.95
ISBN: 9788471436436 ISBN10: 8471436434.
Written by: N M Díaz.
G. Vázquez, Softcover, 203 pp.
Designed for the student of Spanish, the volume takes a global perspective and discusses the culture of pre - Hispanic America, the Americas after the Spanish discoveries and contemporary Latin America - its independence and its problems, and life in the 20th century. It is a brief synopsis of a great span of time, but it maintains an equilibrium between general developments and those changes unique to each country. An excellent text for civilization classes and research libraries.
STK3952 Segovia In Your Hand $8.95
Softcover, 63pp, Published in 1985.
Granada allows you to experience an Andalusian journey which ranges from snows to tropical fruits all on one peninsula. Containing a haven of castles and churches and monasteries, Segovia appealed to poets, painters, historians and archaeologists alike. A pull out map is included in each book when you choose to explore these timeless cities.
WSU1013 Fields of Toil $14.95
ISBN: 9780874221015 ISBN10: 0874221013.
Written by: I Valle.
Softcover, 228pp..
For a year, Valle lived with and chronicled the life of a migrant family as they moved from Oregon to Texas and back to Washington following the harvest seasons. These reports appeared as weekly articles that were featured in the Walla Walla Union-Bulletin. This book compiles the year-long series and opens the door to the daily challenges migrants endure in their search for education, homes, health, and community.
 
  Civilization History Geography  | History  | Epocas de Espana


Epocas de Espana is a new manual which provides your intermediate level students with an overview of the historical and artistic evolution of Spanish civilization and art from the origins to the present. Each unit features: historical circumstances of the period, selection of brief excerpts of political and philosophical texts, description of unique artistic works and their analysis, as well as literary works. A variety of texts, images and excerpts accompany each lesson. A workbook is available for additional review.
EDI8053 Epocas de Espana Textbook/CD $50.95
ISBN: 9788490818053 ISBN10: 8490818053.
Written by: S Quesada.
Epocas de Espana is a new manual which provides your intermediate level students with an overview of the historical and artistic evolution of Spanish civilization and art from the origins to the present. Each unit features: historical circumstances of the period, selection of brief excerpts of political and philosophical texts, description of unique artistic works and their analysis, as well as literary works. A variety of texts, images and excerpts accompany each lesson. A workbook is available for additional review. WORKBOOK WILL BE AVAILABLE 12/17
EDI8060 Epocas de Espana Workbook $15.95
ISBN: 9788490818060 ISBN10: 8490818061.
Written by: S Quesada.
 
  Civilization History Geography  | History  | Imágenes De:


The authors created a panorama on the formation of Spain and Latin America and the development of Hispanic culture. Starting with the Middle Ages, it continues through the 20th century and provides the reader with illustrations, charts, and photographs to help them visualize these changes. An accompanying workbook will assist the students in completing their understanding of the information presented, through questions and activities
EDI5869 Imagenes de America Latina TEXT $51.95
ISBN: 9788477115861 ISBN10: 8477115869.
Written by: R Tamames.
S. Quesada, Softcover, 146 pp.
EDI5877 Imagenes de America Latina WKBK $14.95
ISBN: 9788477115878 ISBN10: 8477115877.
Written by: R R. Tamames.
S. Quesada, Softcover, 146 pp.

 

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