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    In The Spiritby Michael P Smith
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    The BerimbauSoul Of Brazilian MusicUniversity Press Of Mississippi
    The berimbau, a musical bow, is most commonly associated with the energetic martial art/dance/game of capoeira. This study explores the berimbau's stature...
    JerkBarbecue From Jamaica (1990)The Crossing Press
    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...
    Lovers and StrangersAn Immigrant History of Post-War BritainPenguin
    Drawing on an amazing array of unusual and surprising sources, Clair Wills' wonderful new book brings to life the incredible diversity and strangeness...
    Soviet Bus StopsBy Christopher HerwigFuel
    Photographer Christopher Herwig has covered more than 30,000km by car, bike, bus and taxi in 13 former Soviet countries discovering and documenting these...
    You Better Work! Underground Dance Music In New YorkKai FikentscherNew England
    Oh yes! A little gem of a book - For anyone interested in Larry Levan, Francois K, Danny Tenaglia, Claussel, Krivit, Louie Vega, Frankie Knucles, Vinyl...
    Own LabelSainsbury’s Design Studio: 1962 - 1977Fuel
    Produced in collaboration with the Sainsbury family and The Sainsbury Archive, the book reveals an astonishing and exhaustive body of work. A unique insight...
    Soviet Bus StopsVolume IIFuel
    A follow-up to the hugely successful Soviet Bus Stops, with new photographs of bus stops in Russia, Crimea, Georgia and Ukraine.
    Mardi GrasA Pictorial History Of Carnival In New OrleansPelican
    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,...
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    Sun RaCollected Works Vol 1 - Immeasurable EquationPhaelos
    Edited by Adam Abraham, son of Saturn Research founder Alton Abraham, this volume contains over 260 cosmic poems and prose originally published individually...
    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...
    Everybody DanceChic And The Politics Of DiscoHelter Skelter Publishing
    "Everybody Dance' puts the rise and fall of Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers, the emblematic disco duo behind era-defining records "Le Freak", "Good Times"...
    Once in a Great CityA Detroit StorySimon & Schuster
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    The Thirteenth TurnA History of the NoosePublic Affairs
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    The Other Side of ColorAfrican American Art in the Collection of Camille O.and William H.Cosby Jr.FlatIron Books
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    Double ExposureAfrican Americans Before and Behind the CameraThe Amistad Center for Art & Culture
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    Pillar of FireAmerica in the King Years 1963-65Simon & Schuster
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    Earth NowAmerican Photographers & the EnvironmentMuseum of New Mexico Press
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    StrayhornAn Illustrated LifeBolden
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    Rolling Stones Fansby Joseph SzaboDamiani
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    Narratives of African American Art and IdentityDavid C.Driskell CollectionPomegranate Communications Inc
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    The Civil WarIn 50 ObjectsViking
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    African American Art Since 1950Perspectives from the David C. Driskell CenterDavid C. Driskell Center
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    285 Broken DreamsPhotographing Southeast New Mexico to TexasMuseum of New Mexico Press
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    Blood BrothersThe Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm XBasic Books
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    James BaldwinThe FBI FileArcade Publishing
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    Operation AjaxThe Story of the CIA Coup that Remade the Middle EastVertigo
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    Reckless DaughterA Portrait of Joni MitchellHarper Collins
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    Pop, Politics, and PropagandaAmerika Haus Berlin Through the AgesHatje Cantz
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    The Black PresidencyBarack Obama and the Politics of Race in AmericaMariner
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    They Can't Kill Us AllFerguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice MovementLittle Brown
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    How Music Dies (or Lives)Field Recording and the Battle for Democracy in the ArtsAllWorth Press
    Import USA Paperback edition book NEARLY 60% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON! Culled from a lifetime of learning through failure and designed to provoke thought...
    I Hear America SingingFolk Music and National IdentityTemple University Press
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    Going PlatinumKISS, Donna Summer, and How Neil Bogart Built Casablanca RecordsLyons Press
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    RawMy Journey Into the Wu-TangPicador
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    JoniThe AnthologyPicaador
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    Grown-Up AngerThe Connected Mysteries of Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie, and the Calumet Massacre of 1913Harper
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    Sick on YouThe Disastrous Story of the Hollywood Brats, the Greatest Band You've Never Heard ofBlue Rider Press
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    Queen of BebopThe Musical Lives of Sarah VaughanEcco
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    Once upon a time in ShaolinThe Untold Story of the Wu-Tang Clan's Million-Dollar Secret Album, the Devaluation of Music, and America's New Public Enemy No. 1Flat Iron Books
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    The Northern Soul Scene(Studies in Popular Music)Equinox
    This innovative and distinctive book brings together original commissioned essays and pivotal scholarly articles that have defined the field so far, interspersed...
    NYC Street Photography...It's the JointDokument Press
    NYC Street Photography... It's the Joint is a collection of 10 of New York's most prolific street photographers today. Through their photography they tell...
    KitchA Fictional Biography of a Calypso IconPeepal Tree
    Combining life-writing with poetic prose, Anthony Joseph gets to the heart of the man behind the music and the myth, reaching behind the sobriquet to present...
    Rites, Rights and RhythmsA Genealogy of Musical Meaning in Colombia's Black PacificOxford University Press
    Rites, Rights & Rhythms: A Genealogy of Musical Meaning in Colombia's Black Pacific is the first book-length academic study of currulao, inquiring into...
    The Secret DJBy AnonymousFaber & Faber
    From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads: The Secret DJ's Guide to Surviving Dance Music is a true story of DJing, from an authentic voice speaking to this scene....
    Image Music TextBy Roland BarthesFontana Press
    'Image-Music-Text' brings together major essays by Roland Barthes on the structural analysis of narrative and on issues in literary theory, on the semiotics...
    Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys.By Viv AlbertineFaber Social
    A raw, thrilling story of life on the frontiers and a candid account of Viv's life post-punk - taking in a career in film, the pain of IVF, illness and...
    Record Play PauseConfessions of a Post-Punk PercussionistConstable
    Part memoir, part scrapbook and part aural history: Stephen Morris's innate sense of rhythm and verve pulses through Record Play Pause. From recollections...
    Club 57Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978–1983MoMA
    Published to accompany the first major exhibition to examine the scene-changing, interdisciplinary life of downtown New York’s seminal alternative space...