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MOTHER COUNTRY: In the wake of a dream

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A fictional tale of migration and settlement in Britain set against the backdrop of actual events that took place from the late 1940s to the mid-1960s

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KING SHORT SHIRT Nobody Go Run Me

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A biography of Antigua’s greatest calypsonian

 

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THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX on Race, Faith and Life

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This collection of writings addresses such themes as race, politics, multiculturalism, the Black Church, parenting and the Bible

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EVOLUTION OF A NATION Trinidad and Tobago at Fifty

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Drawing on years of research, political activism and mature reflection, eight of the nation’s leading thinkers deliberate on the issues of governance since independence on 31st August 1962

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A.N.R. ROBINSON In the Midst of it

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From humble origins on a small island in the Caribbean, A.N.R. Robinson rose to become a national, regional and international leader

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THE BELIEVERS The Hidden World of West Indian Spiritualism in New York

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Possibly the first major work whose primary focus is the lives of Caribbean peoples living in New York

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STORIES AND RECIPES FROM THE EGG LADY

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Written in a light vein, these stories carry subtle yet profound messages, along with several deliciously different recipes

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CARIBBEAN PUBLISHING IN BRITAIN A Tribute to Arif Ali

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This book traces the tradition of Caribbean publishing in Britain, starting in the nineteenth century with the revolutionary Jamaican Robert Wedderburn

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RUM, RIVALRY & RESISTANCE Fighting for the Caribbean Spirit

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A unique study showing how this popular Caribbean spirit beverage not only has a social and cultural significance but has also been the subject of a number of political decisions by governments in the Caribbean, the USA and Europe

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WHAT BEING BLACK IS AND WHAT BEING BLACK ISN’T

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A bold, fresh and honest approach to the problems that exist inside the Black community

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FROM RANJI TO ROHAN Cricket and Indian Identity in Colonial Guyana, 1890s-1960s

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This book explores the role of cricket in shaping Indo-Guyanese identity, from Ranji’s example, to the mercurial genius of Rohan Kanhai

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BEACONS OF LIBERATION

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A collection of brief biographies depicting historical and contemporary Black activists

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THE WEST INDIANS Portrait of a People

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This work looks at the forces and methods used by the Europeans in what the author calls the “de-Africanisation of the Africans” and the creation of the West Indians

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A HISTORY OF THEATRE IN GUYANA, 1800-2000

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This impressive study of 200 years of theatre in Guyana is a fascinating work which includes a compilation of related articles extracted from local journals dating back to the early 19th century

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THEMES IN AFRICAN-GUYANESE HISTORY

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Featuring some of the major developments in the history of the African-Guyanese from their arrival in the first half of the 17th century to the late 20th century

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SHRIDATH RAMPHAL The Commonwealth and the World

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Glimpses of a remarkable career written by people who worked with Shridath Ramphal or have researched his many contributions to the global community and to internationalism

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A BLACK STUDIES PRIMER Heroes and Heroines of the African Diaspora

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An essential text for students and scholars of Black history featuring over 1,000 biographies of historical and contemporary Black figures

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IRA ALDRIDGE Celebrated 19th Century Actor

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Ira Aldridge was the first Black actor to play white roles and was acknowledged as “the world’s most celebrated interpreter of Shakespeare” during his lifetime

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THE PEOPLE’S PROGRESSIVE PARTY OF GUYANA, 1950-1992 An Oral History

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A collection of interviews with members (and opponents) of the PPP, and with commentators who observed the Party closely

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DYSLEXIA FROM A CULTURAL PERSPECTIVE

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Of the 700 books on dyslexia in the British Library, apparently not one is written by a Black author and none deals with the issue of race and culture - until now!

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BLACK ROUTES Legacy of African Diaspora

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A collection of commentaries and biographies featuring a distinguished group of Black theorists, writers and influential social revolutionaries

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A DREAM DEFERRED: Guyanese Identity and the Shadow of Colonialism

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This concise book examines the social, cultural and political aspects of Guyana’s troubled history

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SPEECHES BY ERROL BARROW

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A collection of speeches made by one of the dominant figures in the political life of Barbados and the wider Caribbean

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INDIA IN THE CARIBBEAN

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A collection of essays, poems and prose written by leading Indian-Caribbean authors and scholars

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CRUMBLED SMALL The Commonwealth Caribbean in World Politics

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A candid account of the situation of Caribbean small states in the global community written by a former participant in many of the deliberations of Caribbean governments

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THE AXE LAID TO THE ROOT The Story of Robert Wedderburn

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Born in 1762 in Jamaica of a Scottish father and a Jamaican mother, Robert Wedderburn was one of the key campaigners against slavery at the beginning of the nineteenth century

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BLACK IDENTITY IN THE 20th CENTURY

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A collection of essays that focus on the various forces of Black identity on both sides of the Atlantic in relation to the African Diaspora

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THE MODERN BOOK OF MUSLIM NAMES

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Easy-to-use reference book including more than 2,500 names and what they mean

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REMEMBER ME Achievements of Mixed Race People, Past and Present

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Biographies of mixed-race figures including Bob Marley, Mary Seacole and Shirley Bassey

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THE USA IN SOUTH AMERICA and Other Essays

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This collection begins and ends with Cheddi Jagan’s revelation of political and electoral corruption in Guyana

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