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    A very good overview of the best available music of the eighties. It is a very authoritative and comprehensive overview of that decade.
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    Hmmm... Creative Creole cuisine in an elegant restaurant. Historic architecture of New Orleans and a passion for life's finer elements come together at Broussard's. Presented are delectable recipes from one of the city's culinary treasures intertwined with the history of this New Orleans' landmark.
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    Ray Charles: Man and Music is a complete biography of this seminal singer/pianist who has been active on the American music scene since the mid-'50s. Originally published in 1995 by Penguin Books, and universally hailed as the definitive biography, this new edition will bring Charles's life up to date, covering the last 7 years of his life
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    Wicked New Orleans pix!
    A TRINIDAD CHILDHOOD about the writer's youth in Trinidad in the West Indies. He is of Indian ancestry-a Hindu.
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    Groovy secondhand book in good condition
    Original 1970 Interviews with Alice Coltrane, Horace Tapscott, John Coltrane, Leon Thomas, Gary Bartz and more! Beat that!
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      Original USA paperback in fair condition only, spine damage, creasing
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    s/hand paperback original in good condition with ageing/yellowing
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    Nice early Penguin copy
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    Large format secondhand paperback book some ageing 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' money-back guarantee!
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    Interviews with Marley, Perry, Dennis Bovell, Mikey Dread, Sly Dunbad and more. Out of print secondhand book in good condition
    WICKED oral history of early rap. Essential! Secondhand out of print paperback in good condition
     
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    Funky cookbook on the Caribbean tip! S/hand hardback book
    Nice Cuban photogrpahy post 59. Large format hardback book. Dustjacket, good condition
    Here's a review! "My husband and I have tried numerous recipies from this cookbook and each one has turned out 100% successful!! Helen has captured the true taste and flavor of the Caribbean with each and every recipe in this cookbook! This is our favorite cookbook!! We highly recommend her recipe for Dry Jerk Seasoning on Page 16!!!!! If you try her...
    Earl Lovelace was born in Toco, Trinidad, and has spent most of his life on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago. His books include While Gods Are Falling, the Caribbean classic The Dragon Can't Dance, and Salt. Description: After 19 years of teaching his pupils to emigrate, Alford George, elitist schoolteacher turned populist politician, is forced...
    Drawing on an amazing array of unusual and surprising sources, Clair Wills' wonderful new book brings to life the incredible diversity and strangeness of the migrant experience. She introduces us to lovers, scroungers, dancers, homeowners, teachers, drinkers, carers and many more to show the opportunities and excitement as much as the humiliation and...
    Photographer Christopher Herwig has covered more than 30,000km by car, bike, bus and taxi in 13 former Soviet countries discovering and documenting these unexpected treasures of modern art. From the shores of the Black Sea to the endless Kazakh steppe, these bus stops show the range of public art from the Soviet era and give a rare glimpse into the...
    Nice!s/hand paperback book.
    For the pioneers of the Windrush generation, Britain was 'the Mother Country'. They made the long journey across the sea, expecting to find a place where they would be be welcomed with open arms; a land in which you were free to build a new life, eight thousand miles away from home. This remarkable book explores the reality of their experiences, and...
    Wicked!
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    Produced in collaboration with the Sainsbury family and The Sainsbury Archive, the book reveals an astonishing and exhaustive body of work. A unique insight into what and how we ate, the packaging is presented using both scanned original flat packets and photographic records made at the time by the design team.
    Soviet Asia explores the Soviet modernist architecture of Central Asia. Italian photographers Roberto Conte and Stefano Perego crossed the former Soviet republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, documenting buildings constructed from the 1950s until the fall of the USSR.
    A follow-up to the hugely successful Soviet Bus Stops, with new photographs of bus stops in Russia, Crimea, Georgia and Ukraine.
    Loads of excellent pix, descriptions, info etc. Limited edition independently published book. Why anyone would ever need to go anywhere except Sounds of the Universe we're not quite sure but this is probably the best and most stylish guide you need to independent records shops in London!. London's record shop scene is at its most vital and buoyant...
     
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    • Original Book (700g)£25.00
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    • Original Book (400g)£8.00
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    Oh yes - now u too can be a music biz insider!
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    • Original Book (800g)£20.00
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    • Original Book (650g)£15.00
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    • Original Book (400g)£12.00
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    Rare USA paperback
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    Rare out of print book
    • Original Book (300g)£15.00
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    Rare usa paperback
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    Thoughts on the black expereience
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    • Original LP£7.00
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    In this pictorial study, author Leonard Huber recounts the history of Carnival in New Orleans, bringing to life in photographs and in text the colour, the pulse, and the pageantry that have earned for this annual extravaganza the distinction as 'the greatest free show on earth!' Step by step, the author traces the evolution of Carnival from its modest...
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    It's back. Groovy Secondhand small paperback book in good condition
    Jamaican Roger Mais is a wicked writer!
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    Second-hand ex-library hardback book, missing dustcover
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    Book description: Chuck D, the creative force behind Public Enemy and one of the most outspoken, politically active and controversial rappers in music, discusses his views on everything from rap and race to the problems with politics in society today. Before Gangsta Rap dominated the media and rode the airwaves, Chuck D and Public Enemy were redefining...
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