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All Souls' Rising by Madison Smartt Bell (1996)Penguin
This book rocks! The Haitian revolution - fab novel out of print s/hand paperback book (difft cover)
A Mighty Long WayMy Journey to Justice at Little Rock Central High SchoolOne World
Breaking her silence at last and sharing her story for the first time, Carlotta Walls has written an engrossing memoir that is a testament not only to...
Our Auntie RosaThe Family of Rosa Parks Remembers Her Life and LessonsJeremy P. Tarcher
The family of Rosa Parks share their remembrances of the woman who was not only the mother of the civil rights movement, but a nurturing mother figure...
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....
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)
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,...
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
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
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
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...
Mexican-Americans of South Texas (Case Study in Cultural Anthropology)by William MadsenStanford University
Anthroplogical study - secondhand first edition 1964 USA paperback
Spunk: Three Tales by Zora Neale Hurstonby George C. WolfeTheatre Communications Group
The exploration and reevaluation of African-American culture George C. Wolfe began with his international success, The Coloured Museum, continues...
Uncle Tom's Childrenby Richard WrightHarper & Row Publishers
Set in the American Deep South, each of the powerful novellas collected here concerns an aspect of the lives of black people in the post-slavery era, exploring...
Rite of Passageby Richard WrightHarper Collins
Richard Wright, internationally acclaimed author of Black Boy and Native Son, gives us a coming-of-age story as compelling today as...
Tell Me How long The Train's Been Gone (1968)James BaldwinCorgi Books
Second-hand original usa paperback book 1969 Dell edition
Talking 'Bout Your MamaThe Dozens, Snaps, And The Deep Roots Of RapOxford University Press
Import USA Paperback edition book From Two Live Crew's controversial comedy to Ice Cube's gangsta styling and the battle rhymes of a streetcorner cypher,...
Gordon ParksNo Excuses
Gordon Parks overcame the obstacles of poverty and racism and never gave up on his dreams. He attributes his drive for excellence to his mother who told...
The VultureBy Gil Scott-HeronCanongate
Gil-Scott Heron's book was first published in 1970. THE VULTURE is a hip and fast-moving thriller. It relates the strange story of the murder of a teenage...
Black Power and Student Rebellionby James McEvoy and Abraham MillerWadsworth Publishing
Second-hand 1969 paperback book (ex-library, stamps, sticker on front)
Martin Luther King, Jr:A LifePenguin
Marshall Frady, the reporter who became the unofficial chronicler of the civil rights movement, here re-creates the life and turbulent times of its inspirational...
To Smile In AutumnGordon Parks: A Memoir
Gordon Parks was born with, he says, a stubborn need to be somebody. Though Parks is remembered most notably as a photographer and filmmaker, on his enthralling...
Now and ThenThe Poems Of Gil Scott-HeronCannongate
This collection carries the reader from the global topics of political hypocrisy and the dangers posed by capitalist culture to painfully personal themes...
Black Danceby Edward Thorpechatto & windus
This is a study of Black dance from its origins in Africa, in the slave songs and dances of the Caribbean and the American South through the minstrel shows...
Forerunners of Black Power: The rhetoric of abolitionby Ernest G BormannPrentice-Hall. Inc
Out of print first edition paperback ex-library w/ stamps
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