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    Roots30th Anniversary EditionWarner Bros
    The television adaptation of Alex Hailey's bestselling novel (based on his own family's roots) offers a dramatic portrayal of African-American history,...
    Tereza BatistaBy Jorge AmadoAbacus (1982)
    secondhand paperback
    Panic AttackArt In The Punk YearsMerrell
    Description: Punk is most commonly associated with music, fashion and graphics, but its rebellious and iconoclastic spirit also found expression in the...
    • Book (1.7kg)£29.95
      Hardback new book.
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    PeleMy Life In PicturesSimon & Schuster
    Even people who don't know football know Pele. The best of a generation of Brazilian players universally acknowledged as the most accomplished and attractive...
    Waging Heavy PeaceThe Autobiography of Neil YoungPenguin
    Neil Young is a singular figure in the history of rock and pop culture in the last four decades, inducted not once but twice into the Rock and Roll Hall...
    Afropop: Contemporary African MusicBy Sean BarlowBook Sales (1998)
    Groovy African music guide.
    • Original Book (700g)£10.00
      S/hand hardback book w/dustjacket in good condition.
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    Christophe: King of HaitiBy Hubert ColeEyre and Spottiswood (1967)
    1st. Edition UK hardback w/ dustjacket. (different cover - better!)
    Widow BasquiatA MemoirThe Canons
    This work explores the relationship between artist Jean-Michel Basquiat and his muse, Suzanne Mallouk. Basquiat was courted, exploited and subsequently...
    Andy Warhol The Philosophy of Andy WarholPenguin
    The autobiography of an American icon, Andy Warhol - American painter, filmmaker, publisher, actor and major figure in the Pop Art movement - was in many...
    Glimpses Of EmpireA Corona AnthologyI. B.Tauris
    This anthology provides an insight into the work of the Colonial and Overseas Service in the last days of the British Empire. s/hand hardback book
    Postcards FromBrazilZoe Books
    Book for children. Small s/hand hardback book
    VenezuelaBy Edwin LieuwenOxford University Press (1961/69)
    Second edition hardback w/dustjacket.
    Caribbean LandsBy John MacphersonLongman (1963/84)
    Study book about the Caribbean. S/hand large format paperback (Different edition to cover shown)
    Puerto RicoBy Zachery WinslowChelsea House
    Groovy small s/hand hardback travel book
    On The MapCaribbeanSimon & Schuster
    Nice small information book. S/hand hardback.
    The Caribbean History ReaderEdited by Nicola FooteRoutledge
    "An extraordinary tool for teaching the Caribbean from pre-1492 to the present! Historian Nicola Foote expertly combines concise introductions, written...
    Antigua And BarbudaHeart Of The CaribbeanMacMillan Caribbean
    Nice pix, nice book. s/hand paperback travel guide
    World FocusBrazilHeinemann
    Second-hand hardback information book
    Countries Of The WorldHaitiHeinemann
    s/hand hardback information book
    Roots and RhythmsJamaica's National Dance Theatre Andre Deutsch (1969)
    First edition 1969 hardback book with dustjacket (bit torn).
    JamaicaThe PeopleCrabtree
    Nice s/hand hardback book
    90 Degrees of ShadeOver 100 Years of Photography in the CaribbeanIntroduction by Paul Gilroy
    Fantastic new deluxe large format hardback 12" x 12" book from Soul Jazz Books featuring 100 years of photography in the Caribbean. From Calypso to...
    • SJ Book (2.5kg) £30.00 £25.00
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    Disco: An Encyclopedic guide to the cover art of disco Presented by Disco Patrick and Patrick Vogt Soul Jazz Books
    OUT NOW! New 400-page 12"x12" deluxe heavyweight book on Soul Jazz Records/Books. Foreword by Tom Moulton and Nicky Siano (The Gallery). Presented...
    JunkanooFestival Of The BahamasMacMillan Caribbean
    Examines the history and development of the festival called Junkanoo, held each Christmas in the Bahamas. This survey aims to give the reader an insight...
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    African CaribbeansA Reference GuideGreenwood Press
    The African Diaspora left an indelible imprint on Caribbean countries and islands. This reference, the only broad historical and cultural survey of the...
    National GeographicCapoeira: The Fighting DanceHeinle
    Capoeria is a Brazilian art form that involves dancing and fighting. It was invented in the 1800s and has become a popular activity, being used to help...
    The Story Of Northern SoulA Definitive History of the Dance Scene That Refuses to DiePortico
    What began as an underground 60s Mod scene in unlicensed, no-frills clubs in the North West of England became a youth craze that has long surpassed all...
    Little BrazilAn Ethnography of Brazilian Immigrants in New York CityPrinceton
    Walking west on 46th Street in Manhattan, just three blocks from Rockefeller Center, one passes Brazilian restaurants, the office of New York's Brazilian...
    The Cow-Tail Switchand other West African StoriesTroll (1947)
    Looking for African folktales? Look first to the work of Harold Courlander. He is one of the finest folktale anthropologists of his generation. "The Cow-Tail...
    Caribbean Powerby Colin RickardsDobson (1963)
    Colin Rickards traveled over 20,000 miles studying and interview people for a factual and unbiased brief, yet eloquent, history of Central American countries...
    Black Music in Americaby John RublowskyBasic Books Inc
    USA original hardback book with dustjacket in plastic ex library
    The Theatrical Into Theatreby Kole OmostosoNew Beacon
    S/hand Ex-library hardback book w/dustjacket - theatre in the Caribbean
    A History of Belize by Narda DobsonLongman
    s/hand book.
    Caribbean Patternsby Sir Harold MitchellChambers
    s/hand hardback, no dustjacket Caribbean Patterns covers Cuba, Haiti, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico together with the Commonwealth, French...
    The Best of Caribbean CookingElizabeth Lambert OrtizAndre Deutsch (1975)
    Nice hardback book, 1975 first edition.
    The Khalid Aziz Book of Simple Caribbean CookingPepper Press
    Nice small s/hand hardback book
    BelizeA Natural Destination JMP
    s/hand book
    The Brothers Torresby Coert VoorhessHyperien
    s/hand hardback book.
    What's it Like to Live in...JamaicaHodder
    Nice little info book for young people. s/hand hardback book.
    Katherine Dunham Pioneer of Black DanceCarolrhoda Books
    Nice biography with lots of pics. s/hand USA ex-library hardback book w/dustjacket in plastic
    Haiti A Country Study (Area Handbook SeriesThe American University
    Out of print USA hardback book.
    Caribbean LandsA Geography of the West IndiesLongmans
    s/hand USA Hardback large format book
    Best Nightmare On Earth A life in HaitiPretence Hall Press
    Good book about Haiti! s/hand book
    VodounA Novel by David MadsenWilliam Morrow & Co
    Gripping thriller set in Haiti. USA 1st edn. s/hand book w/dustjacket in great condition
    • Original Book (800g)£8.00
      USA 1st edn. s/hand book w/dustjacket in great condition
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    Cubans in AmericaA Vibrant History of a People in ExcileKensington Publishing Corp.
    Out of print USA hardback book, ex-library.