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    Black KlansmanA Memoir by Ron StallworthArrow Books
    Adapted as a major motion picture by Spike Lee. Black Klansman is an amazing true story and a rollercoaster of a crime thriller; a searing and timely portrait...
    Blind Man With A PistolChester HimesAlison & Busby
    Second-hand original book
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    Black MusicLeroi Jones (Amira Baraka)Akashic Books,U.S.
    A reissue of a classic, long out of print, featuring a highly provocative and profoundly insightful collection of essays on jazz criticism, the creative...
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    Stars for FreedomHollywood, Black Celebrities, and the Civil Rights MovementUniversity of Washington Press
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICEAs Emilie Raymond shows, during the civil rights movement the Stars for Freedom - a handful of celebrities...
    If He Hollers Let Him Goby Chester HimesSerpents tail
    This story of a man living every day in fear of his life for simply being black is as powerful today as it was when it was first published in 1947. The...
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    The Cambridge Introduction to Zora Neale Hurstonby Lovalerie KingKing
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      Secondhand out of print paperback in good condition ex-library stickers on front and spine
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    Jonah's Gourd Vineby Zora Neale HurstonG.K. Hall & Co
    Zora Neale Hurston's debut 1934 novel
    • Original Book (650g)£10.00
      Secondhand USA hardback book, ex-library w/stamps, plastic covering
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    AngelaA Revealing Close-Up of the Woman and the TrialLeisure Books
    • Original Book (300g)£25.00
      Rare s/hand paperback original in good condition with ageing/yellowing
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    Flash Of The SpiritAfrican & Afro-American Art & PhilosophyVintage Books
    NEARLY 50% OFF THIS BOOK!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!! This is the BIBLE on African-American culture and art. Seminal text!
    If They Come In The Morningby Angela DavisOrbach and Chambers
    Rare Out-of-print edition 1971 first edition paperback in ok only condition (ageing) and creasing to spine and cover 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
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    Cotton Comes to Harlemby Chester HimesPanther
    Wickedly funny book. Nice out-of-print secondhand paperback edition
    In Love (1971)By Gordon ParksLippincott
    Nice collectible hardback book in good condition with dustjacket in ok cond
    Imamu Amiri Baraka: A Collection of Critical Essaysby Leroi JonesTwentieth Century View
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      Sleeve condition: VG-Original USA paperback, ex-library, well worn copy, creasing, ageing
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    Black Drama Anthologyby Ron Milner & Woodie KingA Meridian Book
    Includes work by Archie Shepp, Langston Hughes and Amiri Baraka
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      s/hand USA out of print paperback in ok cond (sticker on front)
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    American Roots Musicby Bonnie RaittAbrams
    • Original Book (1.4kg)£12.00
      Secondhand large format deluxe hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    The Rolling Stones Hot Rocks 1964-1971:Guitar TAB SongbookWise
    • Original Book (250g)£10.00
      Secondhand out of print edition paperback book in good condition (old sticker ark on front)
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    Rap Music And The Poetics Of IdentityBy Adam KrimsCambridge
    This is the first book to explain how rap is put together musically. Whereas popular music scholarship tends to dismiss music analysis as of limited value,...
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    Post-Soul NationBy Nelson GeorgePenguin
    A social critic and award-winning author of Hip Hop America describes the splintering of African-American culture in the 1980s, examining the dichotomy...
    Katherine DunhamDancer And Choreographer By Jeannine DominyChelsea House
    secondhand out of print usa hardback w/stamps
    I Know What I KnowThe Music Of Charles Mingus By Todd S. JenkinsPraeger
    s/hand hardback book w/dustjacket ex libraryFrom the mid-1940s until his death in 1979, Charles Mingus created an unparalleled body of recorded work, most...
    Portraits Of Who We AreThe David C. Driskell CentreThe University of Maryland
    This catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same title, organised by the The David C. Driskell Centre for the study of the Visual...
    Rising StarThe Making of Barack ObamaWilliam Collins
    The definitive account of Barack Obama’s life before he became the 44th president of the United States – the formative years, confluence of forces,...
    Giants of Black Musicby Pauline Rivelli & Robert LevinA Dacapo
    Original 1970 Interviews with Alice Coltrane, Horace Tapscott, John Coltrane, Leon Thomas, Gary Bartz and more! Beat that!
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    Conversations with AMIRI BARAKAby Charlie ReillyUniversity Press of Mississippi
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    The Music of Black Americans: A Historyby Eileen SouthernW.W Norton & Company
    • Original Book (800g)£20.00
      Original USA out of print edition paperback, wear to top of spine, ageing.
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    Big Star Fallin' Mama: Five Women in Black Musicby Hettie JonesViking
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    Raise Race Rays Raze: Essays Since 1965by Imamu Amiri (Le Roi Jones) BarakaVintage
    • Original Book (200g)£20.00
      Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA paperback some wear to cover/yellowing to paper
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    The psychodynamics of the Black experienceby Quentin B. HuffBaraka Enterprises
    Thoughts on the black expereience
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      Original USA paperback some ageing
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    Black Music Biography: an Annotated Bibliographyby Samuel A. Floyd Jr And Marsha J. ReisserKraus
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    Black Music In Our CultureCurricular Ideas On The Subjects, Materials And ProblemsKent State University Press
    Second-hand ex-library hardback book, missing dustcover
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    The Bluesman: The Musical Heritage of Black Men and Women in the Americasby Julio Finn
    Examines the spiritual, social, and anthropological roots of the blues, discussing African animist religion, the slave trade, Voodoo, Hoodoo, and the early...
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      Original USA paperback in good condition
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    Black Music in the United States: an Annotated Bibliographyby Samuel A. Floyd Jr & Marsha J. Reisser
    Includes section on Bibliographies of bibliographies and Bibliographies on biographies (!) and 'records and record collections'
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      Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA hardback, ex library , w stamps, no dustjacket
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    The Other Side of ColorAfrican American Art in the Collection of Camille O.and William H.Cosby Jr.FlatIron Books
    £40 OFF!!!! OH MY GOD!!! WICKED LARGE FORMAT USA HARDBACK BOOKThis volume presents selections from the highly-respected Cosby collection of African American...
    Double ExposureAfrican Americans Before and Behind the CameraThe Amistad Center for Art & Culture
    Import USA small booklet 50% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!Exhibition Catalogue, Published by The Amistad Center for Art & Culture, Inc., 2008.
    Pillar of FireAmerica in the King Years 1963-65Simon & Schuster
    Import USA Hardback edition book NEARLY 60% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON! In the second volume of the three-part history, a monumental trilogy that began...
    At Canaan's EdgeAmerica in the King Years, 1965-68Simon & Schuster
    These concluding years of the freedom era show King at the height of his powers even as his worldly prestige falls under withering attack. We witness non-violent...
    Narratives of African American Art and IdentityDavid C.Driskell CollectionPomegranate Communications Inc
    Import USA Hardback edition book NEARLY 75% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!One of the most exciting and eclectic celebrations of African American art ever...
    Blood BrothersThe Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm XBasic Books
    60% OFF!!! Wicked USA HARDBACK BOOKBlood Brothers is the story of how Ali redefined what it means to be a black athlete in America,after Malcolm first...
    James BaldwinThe FBI FileArcade Publishing
    60% WICKED LARGE FORMAT USA PAPERBACK Decades before Black Lives Matter returned James Baldwin to prominence, J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI considered the Harlem-born...
    The Black PresidencyBarack Obama and the Politics of Race in AmericaMariner
    Import USA paperback edition book OVER 50% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!Dyson was granted an exclusive interview with the president for this book, and Obama's...
    They Can't Kill Us AllFerguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice MovementLittle Brown
    Import USA Hardback edition book NEARLY 60% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!A deeply reported book that brings alive the quest for justice in the deaths of...
    Dutchmanby LeRoi JonesFaber and Faber
    Leroi Jones' play Dutchman
    The Vice LordsWarriors of the Streets
    Rare USA small secondhand book in good condition - cultural anthropology case studies about the legendary street gang. This is 1978 edition with different...
    Traditional Music in Coastal LouisianaThe 1934 Lomax Recordings by Joshua Clegg CafferyLouisiana State University Press
    £25 OFF!!! OVER 60% OFF!!! DELUXE USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK!!! 300+ PAGES - nice! Alan Lomax's prolific sixty-four-year career as a folklorist and musicologist...
    James BaldwinBlues For Mister CharlieCorgi
    Second-hand U.S. paperback copy has tear to back
    The Rhythms Of Black Folks : Race, Religion and Pan-Africanismby Jon Michael SpencerAfrica World Press
    In this book, Jon Michael Spencer argues that African rhythm, particularly African rhythm in the New World, gives rise to the distinctive qualities of...
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    Why black power?by Joseph R. BarndtFriendship Press
    • Original Book (200g)£18.00
      Original USA 1968 paperback book first edition in good condition, some wear to front cover
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