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image of Thunder: Quarterly Theoretical and Discussion Journal of the People's Progressive Party, Guyana. Vol. 1 no. 2 (Oct.-Dec. 1969)

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Georgetown: the journal, 1969. 66p., staplebound pamphlet format, mild toning and handling wear. Contributors include Cheddi Jagan, Paul Singh, Longino Becerra, and Ranji Chandisingh.
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image of Cheddi Jagan on Critical Support. Address to the 25th anniversary conference of the People's Progressive Party, August 3, 1975

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Toronto: Issued for the International Bureau of the People's Progressive Party by the Association of Concerned Guyanese, n.d.. Pamphlet. 16p., staplebound pamphlet, old price penned in corner, otherwise very good.
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A touch of Midas

by Carew, Jan

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Published
1958
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New York: Coward-McCann, 1958. Hardcover. 288p., very good first US edition in boards and unclipped dust jacket; jacket is a little edgeworn with two tiny snags on the back panel which affect the author's vita, otherwise bright and attractive. First novel by the Afro-Guyanese author, published in England as "Black Midas
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image of Pan Africanism, a deep look. Excerpts from articles on Pan Africanism from Political Affairs

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[Georgetown, Guyana]: Education Committee of the Peoples' Progressive Party, 1973. 27p., paper toned, otherwise very good in staplebound wraps. Reprints of articles from the Communist Party USA journal, with an introduction accusing the ruling PNC of using Pan Africanism as a facade for anti-socialist policies.
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The murderer; a novel

by Heath, Roy

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1992
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9780892551682
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£16.24

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New York: Persea Books, 1992. 190p., first American edition, review copy, dj. Afro-Guyanese author.
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image of A time for action: to create a new international system. Addresses delivered  by Cde. Fred R. Wills at the Conference of Foreign Ministers of Non-Aligned Countries in Peru, August 25, 1975; the seventh special session of the UN General Assembly, Sept. 8, 1975; and the 30th session of the UN General Assembly, Oct. 1, 1975

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Georgetown, Guyana: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1975. 36p., lightly worn wraps mildly soiled.
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image of In my father's house, the story of the Layton family and the reverend Jim Jones, with Deborah Layton, Laurence L. Layton, and Annalisa Layton Valentine

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1981. xx, 361p., several photo insert sections (mostly family snapshots, indifferently reproduced), first edition clothbacked boards in glossy dj. Slight signs of handling and age.
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Blood rights

by Phillips, Mike

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Published
1989
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9780312028749
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1989. Hardcover. 199p., first US printing, dj, very good. Mystery novel featuring black journalist Sam Dean, by the Afro-Guyanese author residing in Britain.
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Facing facts in British Guiana

by Jupp, Audrey

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Published
1958
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London: Union of Democratic Control, 1958. 13p., wraps. Calls for support of the democratically-elected Jagan government by the British government, despite the latter's proclivity to back the country's white economic elite.
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Conflict and solidarity in a Guianese plantation

by Jayawardena, Chandra

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Published
1963
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London: The Athlone Press, 1963. vii, 159p., slightly worn dj. London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology.
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Grass-root people; thirteen stories on one theme

by Narain, Harry

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Published
1981
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Havana: Casa de las Americas, 1981. Paperback. 109p., wraps, sunned spine. "Creole style" stories by a Guyanese writer.
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Grass-root people; thirteen stories on one theme

by Narain, Harry

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Published
1981
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Havana: Casa de las Américas, 1981. 109p., first edition, stiff wraps in dj. Afro-Guyanese author.
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The murderer

by Heath, Roy

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1992
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9780892551682
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New York: Persea Books, 1992. Hardcover. 190p., very good first US edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. Afro-Guyanese novelist.
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image of Working miracles; Women's Lives in the English-speaking Caribbean

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Cave Hill, Barbados: Institute of Social & Economic Research, 1991. Trade Paperback. xiii, 210p., wraps with hint of fading to spine and edges. Published in association with James Currey and the Indiana University Press.
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image of Bush Negro art; an African art in the Americas

Bush Negro art; an African art in the Americas

by Dark, Philip J. C.

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Published
1954
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London: Alec Tiranti, 1954. Hardcover. 65p. + map, 52 plates, vignette sketch illustrations in the text, casebound 7.5x5 inch boards in dj. Focuses primarily on Surinam.
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From the heat of the day

by Heath, Roy

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1992
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9780892551750
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New York: Persea Books, 1992. 159p., very good first US edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. Afro-Guyanese novelist.
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Crowns of glory, tears of blood; the Demerara slave rebellion of 1823

by da Costa, Emilia Viotti

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Published
1994
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9780195082982
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. xix, 378p., first printing, dj. On the rebellion in Guyana and its aftermath.
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London crossings; a biography of black Britain

by Phillips, Mike

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Published
2001
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9780826452924
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London: Continuum, 2001. Hardcover. 215p., hardcover with dj. Very good. Afro-British author.
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