Eduardo Galeano's Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent. The title in Spanish: Las Venas Abiertas de América Latina.
It's an oldie, 1971, but many themes are universal and long-term. So much applies right to the present day.
It's everything I expected and overwhelmingly much much more. OMG. I've been a student of that area of the world for a long time, so no surprises, just the usual difficulty in processing it.
With a failing mainstream press and bat-shit-crazy politics the norm, books are still where it's at in so many ways.