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cover of Man of destiny

Man of destiny

by [Manley, Norman Washington]

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Published
1954
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Kingston: People's National Party, 1954. Paperback. 83p., slender paperback, spine faded, otherwise very good. Biographical booklet on the Jamaican politician, published before the general elections. Manley went on to become Premier. Includes extensive ads from local businesses.
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cover of Documents of West Indian History: From the Spanish Discovery to the British Conquest of Jamaica

Documents of West Indian History: From the Spanish Discovery to the British Conquest of Jamaica

by Williams, Eric; foreword by Edward Scobie

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Published
1994
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9781617590115
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Buffalo, NY: EWorld Inc, 1994. Paperback. xxxv, 310p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition. Williams was Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago from 1961 to 1981.
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cover 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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cover of Américas: vol. 36, #1, Jan/Feb 1984: A Window on Dominican reality

Américas: vol. 36, #1, Jan/Feb 1984: A Window on Dominican reality

by Carty, Winthrop P., editor, Veroncia Gould Stoddard, Agueda Pizarro, Carrie Topliffe, Carlos Tripodi, Naúl Ojeda, et al.

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Published
1984
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Washington DC: General Secretariat of the Organization of American States, 1984. Magazine. 64p., 8.25x10.75 inches, articles, news, fiction, illustrations & photos, ex-library stamp on cover and mailing label on rear cover else good magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. The magazine was published in both English and Spanish editions. This is the English.
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cover 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. Covers slightly edgeworn, near-new condition, entirely clean, sound and unmarked.
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cover of Sing I a Song of Black Freedom: A Collection of Rastafarian Poetry

Sing I a Song of Black Freedom: A Collection of Rastafarian Poetry

by Birhan, I-awta Farika

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Published
1979
ISBN
9780930130039
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Palo Alto, CA: Zikawuna Communications Company, 1979. 54p., 5.5x8.5 inches, first printing poetry chapbook in stapled white pictorial wraps, spots of foxing on cover. A "collection of poetry on the Pan-African vision, and the social and political conditions in the island of Jamaica
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cover of Human Rights Watch: vol. 16, #6 (B) November 2004; Hated to Death: Homophobia, violence and Jamaica's HIV/AIDS epidemic

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New York: Human Rights Watch, 2004. Magazine. 80p., 8.5x11 inches, glossary, note on Jamaican language, summary, recommendations, methods, background, conclusion, footnotes, appendix, very good report in stapled color pictorial wraps.
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cover of Constitutional Change in the British West Indies 1880-1903 With Special Reference to Jamaica, British Guiana, and Trinidad

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970. Hardcover. xiii, 331p., black cloth boards gilt in glossy blue dust jacket, a very good clean copy. Author treats of Black people as 'Negroes', 'creoles' and 'coloured'.
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Voices Under the Window

by Hearne, John

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Published
1955
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London: Faber and Faber, 1955. Hardcover. 163p., very good first UK edition openweave red cloth boards titled sky-blue. Hearne's first book. Plot revolves around a Jamaican politician mauled by a Kingston mob.
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cover of The Autumn Equinox

The Autumn Equinox

by Hearne, John

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Published
1961
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New York: Vanguard, 1961. Hardcover. 272p., very good first US edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Jamaican novelist of African descent, born in Canada.
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Voices Under the Window

by Hearne, John

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Published
1955
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London: Faber and Faber, 1955. Hardcover. 163p., very good first UK edition openweave red cloth boards titled sky-blue, edgeworn and unclipped dj with tape re-enforcment on rear at head of spine. Hearne's first book. Plot revolves around a Jamaican politician mauled by a Kingston mob.
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The Autumn Equinox

by Hearne, John

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Published
1961
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New York: Vanguard, 1961. Hardcover. 272p., very good first US edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj with wear at edges especially head and tail of spine. Jamaican novelist of African descent, born in Canada.
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cover of Ice, Wind and Fire

Ice, Wind and Fire

by Keegan, Mel

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Published
1990
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9780854491353
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London: GMP Publishers, 1990. Paperback. 215p., very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. "A raunchy gay adventure with a Caribbean setting." Investigative journalists in Jamaica discover a skeleton in the wreck of a light aircraft.
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cover of Seasons of Dust

Seasons of Dust

by Fulani, Ifeona

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Published
1997
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9780863162480
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New York: Harlem River Press / Writers and Readers Publishing, 1997. Hardcover. 261p. Very good. Jamaica-born, London-raised Afro-Caribbean writer.
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cover of The leopard

The leopard

by Reid, Victor Stafford

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Published
1958
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New York: The Viking Press, 1958. Hardcover. 159p., ownership stamp on fep, remainder mark bottom edge, good only first edition in quarter-cloth boards and edgeworn, chipped, but unclipped dj. Second novel by the Jamaican writer.
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cover of ¿Does Fidel Eat More Than Your Father? conversations in Cuba, a "Third World" view of Cuba by a young Jamaican writer

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New York: Praeger, 1971. Hardcover. 191p., introduction, postscript, very good first edition in red cloth boards and unclipped dj. Jamaican playwright's interviews with Cuban workers, children and others.
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cover of Until it's Time to Die

Until it's Time to Die

by Henry, Ricardo F.

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Published
1997
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9780533116577
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New York: Vantage Press, 1997. Hardcover. 219p., first edition, remainder stripe on bottom fore edge else very good condition in like dj. Jamaican-born African-American writer "currently" (at the time of publication) residing in Washington, D.C. Novel about a Black Jesus that appears on a California beach.
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cover of 100 amazing facts about the Negro; with complete proof, a short cut to the world history of the Negro as well as additional information by the author and a biographical sketch by Helga M. Rogers

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St. Petersburg: Helga M. Rogers, 1995. 72p., illustrated, wraps. Author born Jamaican in 1880. One of the later editions. Very good condition.
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cover of Finding my way

Finding my way

by Scott, John Irving E.

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Published
1949
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Boston: Meador, 1949. Hardcover. 308p., very good hardcover in chipped dj. Academic, social and spiritual advice for students, by the Jamaican-born Dean of Alcorn College in Mississippi. He was also the author of "The education of black people in Florida" and other books.
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cover of Land of the living

Land of the living

by Hearne, John

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Published
1962
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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1962. Hardcover. 280p., first American edition, previous owner name on front blank end paper else very good condition in an edge worn dj. The British edition was first and published in 1961.
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