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Afrobeat - New Black British Fictionby Patsy AntoinePulp Faction
Black British writers collection. Secondhand paperback
Fruit of the Lemon: A Novelby Andrea LevyPicador
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On Beautyby Zadie SmithPenguin Books
Secondhand UK edition paperback book in good condition (sticker on front)100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...
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NW: A Novelby Zadie SmithIsis Publishing
secondhand paperback book in good condition (sitcker residue)
Rebel Radio The Full Story of British Pirate RadioPluto Press
Rare out of print Pluto Press first (and only) edition book about pirate radio in Britain written in 1985. Secondhand paperbook in good condition.
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Yush!By Victor HeadleyX Press
Last of the Yardie trilogy - 'London's number one Don D is set for the biggest fight of his drugs dealing career - BLOOD MUST RUN!' Second-hand paperback...
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Don't Stop the CarnivalBlack Music in Britian, Volume 1Peepal Tree
This is a story of empire, colonialism and then the new energies released by the movements for freedom and independence of the post second-world-war years;...
Young, Gifted & BlackThe Story of Trojan RecordsOmnibus Press
Recently resurrected and now enjoying chart success in the 21st century, when it was formed Trojan Records epitomised the punk DIY ethic over a decade...
The Lonely LondonersBy Sam SelvonLongman
From the brilliant, sharp, witty pen of Sam Selvon, this is a classic award-winning novel of immigrant life in London in the 1950s. It explores the lives...
Ferdinand DennisDuppy ConquerorFlamingo
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Black TestimonyVoices of Britain's West IndiansBy Thomas J. Cottle
Hardback first edition 1978 with dustjacket clean in good condition.
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    Hardback first edition 1978 with dustjacket clean in good condition.
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Moses Ascending (Penguin Modern Classics)by Sam SelvonPenguin Books
Follow up story to Selvon's seminal Lonely Londoners. Sam Selvon’s Moses Ascending depicts West Indian Immigration in England. Moses, a Trinidadian who...
Black Artists in British ArtA History from 1950 to the PresentI.B.Tauris
In this book, Eddie Chambers tells the story of Britain's black artists, from the 1950s onwards, including the contemporary art of Steve McQueen, Chris...
Roots and CultureCultural Politics in the Making of Black BritainI.B.Tauris
This new book chronicles the extraordinary blend of social, political and cultural influences from the mid-1950s to late 1970s that gave rise to new heights...
Black Popular MusicIn Britain Since 1945Routledge
Black Popular Music in Britain Since 1945 provides the first broad scholarly discussion of this music since 1990. The book critically examines key moments...
Communities in BritainAfrican Caribbeans In BritainWatts
Information book. s/hand hardback book
Honorary Whiteby E. R. BraithwaiteNew English Library
Out of print edition secondhand paperback bookAcclaimed author E. R. Braithwaite (To Sir, With Love) chronicles the brutality, oppression, and courage...
Black Music in Britain: Essays on the Afro-Asian Contribution to Popular Music (Popular Music in Britain)by Paul Oliver (1990)
Secondhand paperback - "essays on the Afro-Asian contribution to popular music"
Paid Servantby E. R. BraithwaiteNew English Library
Braithwaite's follow up to the autobiographical To Sir With Love, the story of his work as a social worker after his teaching careersecondhand pocket hardback...
Reluctant Neighborsby E. R. BraithwaiteNew English Library
The acclaimed author of To Sir, With Love recalls his lifelong struggle against ignorance and racism while sharing a train ride with a bigoted white neighbor. Out-of-print...
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    Out-of-print 70s edition paperback in good condition.
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The Ghosts Of SongsThe Film Art Of The Black Audio CollectiveLiverpool University Press
Import USA Hardback edition book.This enthralling book is the first to assess the oeuvre of Black Audio Film Collective, (BAFC) one of Britain s...
Kung Fu Tripby Benjamin ZephaniahBloomsbury
Cheap secondhand book
The Black TriangleThe People Of The African Diaspora by Armet FrancisSeed Publications
Remarkable collection of photographs in this book tracing the diaspora of black people from 3 centuries of the slave trade. s'hand original book ex-library...
Oxford Reading TreeI came to Britain From JamaicaOxford University Press
Nice kids book.  s/hand paperback booklet
Questions Of Cultural Identity (1996)by Stuart Hall And Paul Du Gay
Man like Hall does the cultural identity groove. Out of print Secondhand original paperback book
Family Television: Cultural Power and Domestic Leisure (1986)by David Morley/Stuart Hall
w/ introduction by Stuart Hall. Secondhand book ex-library fair cond
Every Light in the House Burnin' (2004)by Andrea Levy
Secondhand paperback book
Ferdinand DennisBehind The Frontlines
Out-of-print secondhand paperback
The Dragon Can't DanceBy Earl LovelaceFaber and Faber
This book is wicked! Described as 'a landmark, not in the West Indian, but in the contemporary novel' by C.L.R. James, Earl Lovelace's Caribbean classic...
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Lament For Rastafari and Other Playsby Edgar WhiteMarion Boyars
Lament for Rastafari is part-ritual, part-panoramic vision of black/white relations within the confines of Rastafarian consciousness. It begins in the...
Back to Africa: A Journeyby Ferdinand DennisSceptre
Jamaican/British journalist/author travels back to Africa. Secondhand out of print paperback book
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The Long Song: A Novelby Andrea LevyPicador
Secondhand USA paperback book
Brick Lane - A Novelby Monica AliBlack Swan
Secondhand paperback
Inna LiverpoolBenjamin ZephaniahAK PRESS (1995)
Nice out of print private press pamphlet of poems
Voices Of The CrossingEdited by Ferdinand Dennis and Naseem KhanSerpent's Tail (2000)
Secondhand paperback book. Description: The British Empire is no more, but at its height colonial subjects regarded Britain as the centre, a place of...
Shades Of BlackAssembling Black Arts In 1980s BritainDuke University Press
Import USA Paperback editionIn the 1980s - at the height of Thatcherism and in the wake of civil unrest and rioting in a number of British cities - the...
Sounds Like London100 Years of Black Music in the Capital - By Lloyd BradleySerpent's Tail
For as long as people have been migrating to London, so has their music. An essential link to home, music also has the power to shape communities in surprising...
Gangsta RapBy Benjamin ZephaniahBloomsbury (2004)
Ray has given up school. He sees no point in education and despises authority. And then he has no choice about school as he is excluded. But Ray also has...
Lovers RockJohn GotoAutograph
A new book of portraits published by Autograph ABP, with commissioned texts by Paul Gilroy, John Goto, Mark Sealy, and Baroness Lola Young. Lovers'...
Small IslandBy Andrea LevyTinder Press
It is 1948, and England is recovering from a war, but at 21 Nevern Street, London, the conflict has only just begun. Queenie Bligh's neighbours do not...
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FaceBy Benjamin ZephaniahBloomsbury (1999)
Face has a good plot and Benjamin Zephaniah does his best  without horrifying you too much but keeping you caring about each and every one of...
GangstaThe Sinister Spread Of Yardie Gun CultureVision Paperbacks
Yardie style - behind the scenes look. s/hand paperback
The Great Abolition ShamThe True Story of the End of the British Slave TradeSutton Publishing
Britons may very well never be slaves, but British rule certainly meant slavery for others. Michael Jordan's book explores the personalities and...
Roy HeathThe Murderer (1979)
A very good short story about flawed characters and evocative of a time and place in Guyana.  secondhand paperback
Kaiso!: The Trinidad Calypsoby Keith WarnerHeinemann
We like this book a lot! Very informative look at Calypso in Trinidad - it's history, the main artists and its social context. Groovy. secondhand  p/back....
Affair In TrinidadStarring Rita Hayworth and Glenn FordSony Pictures
Spy thriller romance starring Rita Hayworth as Chris Emery, a sultry nightclub singer at her husband's bar in Trinidad. When Chris's husband is murdered...