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Repercussions: A Celebration Of African-American MusicEdited by Geoffrey Haydon and Dennis Marks (1985)Channel 4 / Century
Secondhand hardback w/dust jacket in good condition.100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
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Hot Sauces : Reggae And Latin Popby Billy BergmanBlandford
This book is killer! Written and first published in 1985, sections include Tropicalia, New Orleans r and b, reggae, rara and salsa. Clear writing, great...
  • Original Book (300g)£10.00
    Out-of-print secondhand paperback.
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Maya AchiMarimba Music In GuatemalaTemple University Press
For the Achi, one of the several Mayan ethnic groups indigenous to Guatemala, the music of the marimba serves not only as a form of entertainment but also...
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Sounds and ColoursArgentinaSounds and Colours
An alternative guide to Argentine culture full of essays on activist art, marginalised movements and underground music, as well as unexpected stories about...
Sounds and ColoursBrazilSounds and Colours
Sounds and Colours Brazil is an excellent book and CD focused on Brazilian music and culture. Comprising nearly 50 articles, plus illustrations and photos...
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Sounds and ColoursPeruSounds and Colours
Book, CD and DVD taking a look at contemporary Peruvian culture, and the musical, cultural and folkloric icons that continue to have a big impact on country’s...
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Music of Sri Lankaby Devar Surya SenaVijitha Yapa Publications
Large format secondhand paperback book (independent pressing)
Kurt Pahlen's Music of the World : A Historyby Kurt PahlenCrown Publishers
Original 1949 1st edition secondhand hardback book w/dustjacket (worn)
  • Original Book (1.1kg)£12.00
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Folk and Traditional Music of the Western Continentby Bruno Nettl (1965)
Original secondhand hardback book w/ dustjacket in plastic covering ex-library w/stamps
Afrobeat!Fela and the Imagined ContinentAFRICA WORLD PRESS
In the seventies, as signs of decay began to show in the capitalist experiment of the newly independent African countries, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti tore his...
Miles Davis: A Musical Biographyby Bill ColeWilliam Morrow & Company
1st edition USA hardback w/dustjacket.
John ColtraneJohn W. Selfridge
  • Original Book (300g)£8.00
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The Music of Manby Yehudi MenuhinMethuen
Original s/hand hardback book in orig dustjacket in great condition.
  • Original Book (1.4kg)£10.00
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Nicaraguaby William Frank GentileW. W Norton & Company (1989)
Good photography book about Nicaragua, 1989. s/hand paperback in g cond.
VenezuelaThe Land and People of VenezuelaHarper Collins
Out of print hardback USA hardback book.
Picture A CountryJamaicaFranklin Watts
Ulysses Travel GuideNicaraguaUlysses
Nicaragua GuideSpectacular And UnspoiledTravel Line
Nice travel book. s/hand copy
The World's Wild Places The Bayous Of LouisianaTime-Life Books
s/hand hardback
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The World's Wild PlacesBorneoTime-Life Books
Large format hardback s/hand book.
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Children Of The WorldNicaraguaGareth Stevens Children's Books
Childrens book about Nicaragua. Secondhand hardback book.
Countries Of The WorldNicaragua Bridgestone Books
Information book on Nicaragua aimed at teenagers. Secondhand hardback book.
Visual Geography SeriesNicaragua In PicturesSterling Publishing
Nice imformation and photo book. (S/hand hardback book. Different cover to that shown)
The End And The BeginningThe Nicaraguan RevolutionWestview Press
'An intellectually inviting primer to the Nicaraguan Revolution'. s/hand paperback book
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The World's Wild PlacesAlaskaTime-Life Books
Large format hardback s/hand book.
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The World's Wild PlacesCentral American JunglesTime-Life Books
Large format hardback s/hand book.
The World's Wild PlacesLaplandTime-Life Books
Large format hardback s/hand book.
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The World's Wild PlacesThe AndesTime-Life Books
Large format hardback s/hand book.
The World's Wild PlacesThe HimalayasTime-Life Books
Large format hardback s/hand book.
The World's Wild PlacesThe Rocky MountainsTime-Life Books
Large format hardback s/hand book.
Venezuela in PicturesVisual Geography Series
Original hardback - nice pics!
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Mondo ExoticaSounds, Visions, Obsessions of the Cocktail Generation Duke University Press
Tiki torches, cocktails, la dolce vita, and the music that popularized them - "Mondo Exotica" offers a behind-the-scenes look at the sounds and obsessions...
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MariachiBook and CDGibbs Smith
Mariachi is more than the music of trumpets and violins: it is the makings of a celebration, a party, a wedding, a festival, or a concert. The author's...
Music In The MindThe Concepts Of Music And Musician In AfghanistanSmithsonian Institution Press
Music is central to many important events in the Islamic world yet many members of Islamic society who follow the teachings of the Qur'an hold music...
  • Book (600g)£27.00 £6.99
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Beats Of The Heart: Popular Music Of The WorldJeremy Marre and Hannah CharltonPluto Press/Channel 4
A wicked book covering music from around the world covering Brazil, NuYorican Salsa, Reggae, Nigerian Afro-Beat and more. Originally produced to compliment...
Wild Caribbean: The Hidden Wonders of the World's Most Famous IslandsBy MichaelBrightYale University Press
This book is a reference, a tour guide, and an informative overview of the wildlife on all the Caribbean Islands. This book is a gorgeously illustrated...
Street Graphics CubaBarry DawsonThames and Hudson
Much of today's most exuberant, most creative and most telling imagery is all around us, in the street. All over the world, the street has become a public...
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Traveling Spirit MastersMoroccan Gnawa Trance and Music in the Global MarketplaceWesleyan University Press
A group of ritual musicians and former slaves brought from sub-Saharan Africa to Morocco, the Gnawa heal those they believe to be possessed, using incense,...
  • Book (550g)£18.99
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Mongolian Music, Dance, & Oral NarrativePerforming Diverse IdentitiesUniversity Of Washington Press
This book celebrates the power of music, dance, and oral narrative to create identities by imaginatively connecting performers and audiences with ethnic...
  • Book (650g)£29.95
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Fado PortuguesSongs From The Soul Of PortugalWise Publications
26 songs in melody line arrangements for voice and guitar, with chord boxes and full lyrics in English and Portuguese. Fully illustrated throughout with...
  • Book (750g)£21.99
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Caribbean CurrentsFrom Rumba To ReggaeTemple University Press
"Caribbean Currents" presents an engaging panorama of the rich and diverse musics of the Caribbean region. This expanded and updated edition of the award-winning...
  • Book (450g)£22.99
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Photography's Other HistoriesEdited By Christopher Pinney and Nicolas PetersonDuke University Press
Moving the critical debate about photography away from its current Euro-American centre of gravity, 'Photography's Other Histories' breaks with the notion...
  • Book (500g)£19.99
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Awakening SpacesFrench Caribbean Popular Songs, Music & CultureUniversity of Chicago Press
The fast-paced zouk of Kassav', the romantic biguine of Malavoi, the jazz of Fal Frett, the ballads of Mona, and reggae of Kali and Poglo are all part...
  • Book (450g)£23.99
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