Great english books on Central (& Latin) America

  • Bananeras: Women Transforming the Banana Unions of Latin America (Dana Frank)
  • Bitter Fruit (Stephen Schlesinger & Stephen Kinzer)
  • Dark Alliance: The CIA, the Contras, and the Crack Cocaine Explosion (Gary Webb)
  • Grabbing Power: The New Struggles for Land, Food and Democracy in Northern Honduras (Tanya M. Kerssen)
  • Lost History: Contras, Cocaine, the Press & 'Project Truth' (Robert Parry)
  • Searching for Everardo: A story of love, war, and the CIA in Guatemala (Jennifer Harbury)
  • The Country Under my Skin: A memoir of Love and War (Gioconda Belli)
  • The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Naomi Klein)
  • Working Hard, Drinking Hard: On Violence and Survival in Honduras (Adrienne Pine)