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In Love (1971)By Gordon ParksLippincott
Nice hardback book in good condition with dustjacket in plastic cover (ex-library with stamps - Milwaukee in point of fact)
Searching for Robert Johnsonby Peter GuralnickSecker & Warburg
Secondhand small hardback book w/dustjacket
Feel Like Going Home: Portraits in Blues and Rock'n'Rollby Peter GuralnickPenguin Books
This is the first volume of Guralnick's trilogy on American music. It gives vivid portraits of blues legends like Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf and also...
Native Son (1940)Richard WrightHarper Perennial
Gripping and furious, "Native Son" follows Bigger Thomas, a young black man who is trapped in a life of poverty in the slums of Chicago. Unwittingly involved...
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A Change Is Gonna ComeMusic, Race And The Soul Of AmericaCanongate Books
This volume chronicles more than 40 years of black music: from the hopeful, angry refrains of the Freedom Movement to the slick pop of Motown; from Woodstock...
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Talking At The GatesA Life Of James BaldwinFaber And Faber
s/hand 1st edition hardback w/dust-jacket James Campbell knew Baldwin for ten years before Baldwin's death in 1987. Based on interviews with his...
James BaldwinA BiographyMichael Joseph
Authorized by Baldwin before his death in 1987, this biography is written by his former assistant (from 1964-1967), David Leeming - they met in Turkey...
Languages, Rhythm And SoundBlack Popular Cultures Into The 21st CenturyUniversity Of Pittsburgh Press
Description: Focusing on expressions of popular culture among blacks in Africa, the United States and the Caribbean, this collection of 15 multidisciplinary...
Message to Our Folks: The Art Ensemble of ChicagoPaul SteinbeckChicago University Press
This year marks the golden anniversary of the Art Ensemble of Chicago, the flagship band of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians....
Black Power 50Edited by Sylviane A. Diouf and Komozi WoodwardForeword by Khalil Gibran Muhammad
Black Power burst onto the world scene in 1966 with ideas, politics, and fashion that opened the eyes of millions of people across the globe. In the United...
Chester HimesRun, Man Run
secondhand paperback (slightly difft cover)
From Leroi Jones to Amiri Baraka: The Literary Works (1973)by Theodore R. Hudson
Original first edition hardback book (ex-library)
The LeRoi Jones / Amiri Baraka Reader (1991)by Amiri Baraka
1st edition hardback book w/dustjacket (ex-library with stamps etc)
NEW EDITION Freedom, Rhythm and Sound BOOKBy Gilles Peterson and Stuart BakerSoul Jazz Records
NEW PLEXI-BOUND EDITION!  + LIMTED EDITION FREE LARGE POSTER ONLY WHEN YOU BUY DIRECT FROM US! This...
Paul RobesonThe Years of Promise and AchievementUniversity of Massachusetts Press
USA PAPERBACK IMPORT Nearly 75% off original price! Compelling biography of a great American in his formative years. The son of a former slave,...
Dear John, Dear ColtranePoems by Michael S. HarperUniversity of Illinois Press
Dear John, Dear Coltrane was Michael S. Harper's first book of poems and a nominee for the National Book Award.Of it the Virginia Quarterly Review observed:...
From Black Power to Hip HopRacism, Nationalism, and FeminismTemple University Press
In these essays, Collins opens up new insights into contemporary American society and also into broad and enduring issues of sociological theory. She informs...
Going To Meet The Manby James BaldwinCorgi
secondhand UK paperback (difft cover)
Black Power and Urban Unrestby Nathan WrightHawthorn
First edition out-of-print original USA hardback book w/dustjacket
James BaldwinIf Beale Street Could TalkLaurel
Second-hand U.S. paperback (different cover)
The Vice LordsWarriors of the Streets
Rare USA small secondhand book (G- cond, w/stickers) - cultural anthropology case studies about the legendary street gang. Keiser lived with the...
The Africanby Harold CourlanderNew English Library
First NEL edition. Original secondhand paperback. This story was the basis for Alex Haley's Roots
Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessaryby Walter Dean MyersScholastic
Original secondhand book, (front cover creased)
Angela Davis: The Making of A Revolutionaryby J. A ParkerArlington House
Rare hardback book w/dustjacket (in plastic), ex-library in G- condition (some yellowing, stamps etc)
City KidA Writer's Memoir Of Ghetto Life And Post-Soul SuccessViking
Nelson George was the nerd of his ghetto neighbourhood; the kid who devoured Captain America comics, Ernest Hemingway novels, and album liner notes. City...
Four Black Revolutionary Playsby LeRoi JonesThe Bobbs-Merrill Company
Original secondhand paperback book in G cond, sticker on front
Come Back Charleston Blueby Chester HimesPenguin
Our of print edition secondhand paperback
The Motown StarsThe Life and Times of Together Publications
This extraordinary new book gives a fascinating insight into the lives and careers of all the key figures in the history of Motown, and chronicles...
Cotton Comes to Harlemby Chester HimesPanther
Wickedly funny book. Nice out-of-print secondhand paperback edition
An African American In South AfricaThe Travel Notes Of Ralph J. BuncheOhio University Press
A firsthand account of South Africa as experienced by a black American in the 1930s. Ralph Bunche, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950, travelled...
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