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    Cast the First Stoneby Chester HimesAllison & Busby
    Himes' novel that rips aside the barred doors of prison life. A story of what happens to a man in prison; a vivid re-creation of a perverse society with...
    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...
    Aesthetic Of The CoolAfro-Atlantic Art and MusicPeriscope publishing
    50% OFF Fantastic, stunning deluxe large format IMPORT USA HARDBACK BOOK - the bomb! So cool it hurts ... Yale professor Robert Farris Thompson is a living...
    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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    Furious Passage of James Baldwinby F M EckmanM. Evans & Company
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      Original USA Hardback book, no dust jacket, worn,
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    RootsAlex HaleyDa Capo Press
    USA IMPORT BOOK 60% OFF Original price "Early in the spring of 1750, in the village of Juffure, four days upriver from the coast of The Gambia, West...
    Come Back Charleston Blueby Chester HimesPenguin
    Our of print edition secondhand paperback in good cond. (sticker on spine)100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...
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    James Baldwin: Artist on Fireby W.J. WeatherbyMichael Joseph
    A portrait of James Baldwin tracing his development from the ghettos of Harlem to Paris and back to America where his active participation in civil rights...
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      Out of print UK 1st edn. hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    Trick Baby (1967)By Iceberg SlimPayback Press
    This novel charts the rise of White Folks, a light-skinned African-American who uses his colour as his trump card in the tough game of the con. Blue-eyed,...
    Where Did Our Love Go?The Rise And Fall Of The Motown SoundOmnibus Press
    Secondhand paperback in good conditionThe acclaimed best selling story of Tamla Motown records - the most successful independent record label in the world....
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    Sacred SteelInside an African American Steel Guitar TraditionUniversity of Illinois Press
    50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! LOVELY USA IMPORT PAPERBACK BOOK! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!! Author Robert L. Stone follows the sound of steel guitar into the...
    The Motown StarsThe Life and Times of Together Publications
    Secondhand paperback in good condition.100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy'...
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    Black Political Power in Americaby Chuck StoneThe Bobbs-Merrill Company
    USA hardback w/dustjacket in plastic, ex library w/stamps in good condition
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      USA hardback w/dustjacket in plastic, ex library w/stamps in good condition
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    James Baldwinby Carolyn Wedin SylvanderFredrick Ungar Publishing
    Early essays1st edition USA paperback in good condition, name on front page
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      1st edition USA paperback in good condition, name on front page
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    White Ethics and Black Power: The Emergence of the West Side Organizationby William W EllisAldine Publishing Company
    USA hardback first edition with dustjacket in plastic. Ex library with stamps and stickers, some underlined text but in good conditionRare 1969 book -...
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      USA hardback first edition with dustjacket in plastic. Ex library with stamps and stickers, some underlined text but in good condition
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    Party MusicThe Inside Story of the Black Panthers' Band and How Black Power Transformed Soul MusicLawrence Hill Books
    Examining the culture and politics of the Black Power era of the late 1960s, this book explores the relationship of soul music to the Black Power movement...
    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...
    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,...
    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 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
    Going Down Jericho RoadThe Memphis Strike, Martin Luther King's Last CampaignNorton
    Memphis in 1968 was ruled by a paternalistic "plantation mentality". Wretched conditions, abusive white supervisors, poor education and low wages...
    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
    The Heat's Onby Chester HimesPanther
    Harlem Detectives Coffin Ed and Grave Digger are at it again - comedy crime caper grooviness from the great Chester Himes. Original UK paperback book...
    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,...
    The Last PoetsBy Christine Otten
    New book on the LAST POETS - first ever!Description: Harlem, 1969. The air is charged with hope and revolution. The Black Panters are in their...
    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...