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image of Nouvelle Optique: recherches haitiennes et caraibéennes. Vol. 1 no. 1 (Jan. 1971)

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Montreal: Nouvelle Optique, 1971. Paperback. 143p., premier issue of the slender paperback journal, pages toned, mild handling wear.
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Let's save the children

by Zacharias, Liqua-Maemiran; Ruth McAfee

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Published
1999
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Trinidad: EOC Press, 1999. 172p. paperback, very good. On the history and continuing legacy of the slave trade, especially family dysfunction in the African diaspora, with significant relevance to Barbados in particular. A statement printed inside the front cover states that almost the entire print run of the first edition was destroyed by fire. "The Barbados media played down… Read more
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Haiti Report [17 issues]

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Published
1990
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£55.74

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Brooklyn, NY: Committee Against Repression in Haiti, 1990. Seventeen issues of the 8.5x11 inch newsletter, most issues folded for mailing, address label on rear cover. Numbers present are 1-19, missing numbers 14 and 17. Coverage from exile of the developments in Haiti in the aftermath of Duvalier's fall.
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image of Théatre des Champs-Élysées et Fernand Lumbroso présentent Katherine Dunham [program booklet]

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Paris: Théatre des Champs-Élysées et Fernand Lumbroso, 1950. [28p.] includes covers, 8.25x10.5 inches, text in French, photos, drawings, ads, very worn souvenir program booklet in stapled pictorial wraps with scuffs on cover and strip of tape on inner rear cover.
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image of The Poor and the Powerless: Economic Policy and Change in the Caribbean

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New York: Monthly Review Press, 1988. Paperback. xv, 396p., wraps, 5.5x8.25 inches, illus., tables, one map, wraps lightly worn else very good condition.
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The Ordeal of British Guiana

by Reno, Philip

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Published
1964
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New York: Monthly Review, 1964. Hardcover. ix, 132p., linedrawn map, clot-covered boards, 5.5x8.75 inches, small pen mark on free-front endpaper else very good condition in an unclipped and heaviliy worn dj. First appeared in Monthly Review, vol. 16, 3 & 4, July-August 1964. Analyzes "the subversion of democratic processes by powerful U.S. and British interests working through minority groups… Read more
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image of Rag-Tags, Scum, Riff-Raff, and Commies: U.S. Intervention in the Dominican Republic, 1965-66

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New York: Monthly Review Press, 2001. Paperback. 353p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good condition.
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image of Storm Signals: Structural Adjustment and Development Alternatives in the Caribbean

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London / Boston: Zed Books Ltd in association with Oxfam America, 1991. Paperback. xii, 259p., line-drawn map, softbound in 8.5x5 inch glossy decorated wraps; small stain on front wrap else very good condition.
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image of Beyond the Mountains, More Mountains: Haiti Faces the Future. AN EPICA/Voices for Haiti Report

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Washington DC: EPICA / Voices for Haiti, 1994. Pamphlet. 47p., stapled wraps, 8.5x11 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn else very good condition.
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The Arrivants: A New World Trilogy; Rights of Passage, Islands, Masks

by Brathwaite, Edward [Kamau]

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Published
1973
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9780192811547
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£37.16

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London: Oxford University Press, 1973. Paperback. 275p., wraps, 5.25x8 inches, wraps lightly worn, date and old price stamped on half-title, old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition. First edition thus; the three parts had previously been published separately in 1967, 1968, and 1969. From the library of literary scholar Noriko Mizuta, with her Japanese ownership stamp… Read more
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The European Nations in the West Indies 1493-1688

by Newton, Arthur Percival

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Published
1933
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London: A & C Black, 1933. Hardcover. xviii+357p., blue cloth boards with gilt, one fold-out map, foreedge foxed else very good condition with brochure listing other titles in the series laid in. No dj. The Pioneer Histories.
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Grenada: background and analysis

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Published
1983
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Oakland, CA: Data Center, 1983. Paperback. [vi], 150p., wraps, bound with a plastic fastner, 8.5x11 inches, rear wrap creased and browned, minor soiling else good condition. "Two days after the launching of the invasion, the Data Center and ISLA prepared this 150 page collection of articles on Grenada" - p. [i].
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Lisbon: Comissão Nacional para as Comemorac̦ões dps Descobrimetos Portugueses, 1997. Paperback. 78p., 9x12 inches, illustrated color wraps, illustrated, in very good condition. Text in Portuguese with English at rear.
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image of A new stage in the advance of Cuban socialism. [cover title] Speech given by Major Fidel Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba and Prime Minister of the revolutionary Government at the ceremony commemorating the seventh anniversary of the defeat of Yankee imperialism at Playa Giron April 19, 1968 year of the heroic guerrilla. [caption title]

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New York: Merit Publishers, 1968. Pamphlet. 48p., wraps with minor toning & staining, old price sticker on front wrap else good condition, 4x7 inches.
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Why we retreat in the Cold War. From The American Mercury, May, 1955

by Varney, Harold Lord

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Published
1955
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New York: The American Mercury, 1955. Pamphlet. [7p.], wraps, creased else good condition, 5.5x7.5 inches. Varney had been a leading figure in the IWW for seven years, but in early 1920 while under indictment for IWW activities, moved sharply to the right for the rest of his career. Rideout author.
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Cartagena and the Banks of the Sinú

by Graham, R. B. Cunninghame

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Published
1920
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London: Heinemann, 1920. Hardcover. xiv, 247pp., frontispiece portrait of the author (on horseback), soiled red cloth boards, corners worn. offset browning to title page from high acid content tissue guard, personal book plate to front pastedown endpaper with some offset browning to front free endpaper. First blank page also shows shadow of bookplate (perhaps laid in at one time,… Read more
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image of A Historia e os Homens da Primeira Republica Democratica do Oriente - Biologia e Sociologia de Uma Ilha Civica

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Macau: Impresnsa national, 1974. Paperback. 310p, illustrated, some (5) in color, folded map, also in color, front wrap slightly creased along upper edge, slightly edge and shelf worn, author name and the word "MACAO" in marker to spine. else in good condition. Text in Portuguese.
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the Devil's Anarchy

by Snelders, Stephen

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Published
2005
ISBN
9781570271618
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Brooklyn: Autonomedia, 2005. Paperback. 212p., digest size, glossy illustrated wrap upper right corner which is slightly bumped, else in good condition. "Pirate culture as radical social organization: a salty picture of anarchic pirate life, liberated, pleasurable and violent. Examining piracy as limited social rebellion, The Devil's Anarchy travels from Hollywood pirate-as-hero to the true accounts of two great Dutch… Read more
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image of Sacred Gifts, Profane Pleasures, a History of Tobacco and Chocolate in the Atlantic World

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Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2008. Hardcover. xvi, 334p., illustrated with a couple fullpage modern line maps and numerous scattered period images; first edition hardcover in 9.5x6 inch clothbacked boards gilt and the dust jacket. The casebound book is unmolested, the dj just slightly edgeworn, entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Captain of the Sleepers a novel

by Montero, Mayra, translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman

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Published
2005
ISBN
9780374118822
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 2005. Hardcover. 181p., very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright unclipped dj. Erotic novel set in the Caribbean. Cuban author living in Puerto Rico.
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