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Assata: An Autobiography by Assata Shakur Assata: An Autobiography
by Assata Shakur
£8.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781783601783 | ISBN 10: 1783601787
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Men We Reaped: A Memoir by Jesmyn Ward Men We Reaped: A Memoir
by Jesmyn Ward
£16.99   hardback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781408830482 | ISBN 10: 1408830485
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Black Firsts: 4,000 Ground-Breaking & Pioneering Historical Events by Jessie Carney Smith Black Firsts: 4,000 Ground-Breaking & Pioneering Historical Events
by Jessie Carney Smith
£17.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781578593699 | ISBN 10: 1578593697
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Barack Obama: The Making of the Man by David Maraniss Barack Obama: The Making of the Man
by David Maraniss
£9.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781848872813 | ISBN 10: 184887281x
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Blacks in and Out of the Left by Michael C. Dawson Blacks in and Out of the Left
by Michael C. Dawson
£18.95   hardback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780674057685 | ISBN 10: 0674057686
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Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock by David Margolick Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock
by David Margolick
£9.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780300187922 | ISBN 10: 0300187920
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Twelve Angry Men: True Stories of Being a Black Man in America Today by Gregory S. Parks and Matthew W. Hughey (Editors) Twelve Angry Men: True Stories of Being a Black Man in America Today
by Gregory S. Parks and Matthew W. Hughey (Editors)
£12.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781595587718 | ISBN 10: 1595587713
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Marshall Law: The Life & Times of a Baltimore Black Panther by Eddie Conway Marshall Law: The Life & Times of a Baltimore Black Panther
by Eddie Conway
£11.00   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781849350228 | ISBN 10: 1849350221
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Colour Me English by Caryl Phillips Colour Me English
by Caryl Phillips
£14.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781846553059 | ISBN 10: 1846553059
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Harlem is Nowhere: A Journey to the Mecca of Black America by Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts Harlem is Nowhere: A Journey to the Mecca of Black America
by Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts
£14.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781847084576 | ISBN 10: 1847084575
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In the Place of Justice by Wilbert Rideau In the Place of Justice
by Wilbert Rideau
£12.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781846684340 | ISBN 10: 184668434x
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Letters from Black America: Intimate Portraits of the African American Experience by Pamela Newkirk (Editor) Letters from Black America: Intimate Portraits of the African American Experience
by Pamela Newkirk (Editor)
£15.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780807001158 | ISBN 10: 0807001155
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The Black History of the White House by Clarence Lusane The Black History of the White House
by Clarence Lusane
£15.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780872865327 | ISBN 10: 0872865320
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Nomad: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations by Ayaan Hirsi Ali Nomad: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations
by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
£7.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781847398185 | ISBN 10: 1847398189
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Who Are We - And Should It Matter in the 21st Century? by Gary Younge Who Are We - And Should It Matter in the 21st Century?
by Gary Younge
£9.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780141029948 | ISBN 10: 0141029943
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The Black Diaspora of the Americas: Experiences and Theories of the Caribbean by Christine Chivallon The Black Diaspora of the Americas: Experiences and Theories of the Caribbean
by Christine Chivallon
£18.95   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9789766373962 | ISBN 10: 9766373965
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Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work by Edwidge Danticat Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work
by Edwidge Danticat
£13.95   hardback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780691140186 | ISBN 10: 0691140189
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Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat from Racial Equity by Tim Wise Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat from Racial Equity
by Tim Wise
£12.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780872865082 | ISBN 10: 0872865088
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To Kill a Mockingbird (50th Anniversary edition) by Harper Lee To Kill a Mockingbird (50th Anniversary edition)
by Harper Lee
£6.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780099549482 | ISBN 10: 0099549484
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Obama Music: Some Notes from a South Sider Abroad by Bonnie Greer Obama Music: Some Notes from a South Sider Abroad
by Bonnie Greer
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781906558246 | ISBN 10: 1906558248
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Beyond Black and White: Transforming African-American Politics by Manning Marable Beyond Black and White: Transforming African-American Politics
by Manning Marable
£12.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781844673834 | ISBN 10: 1844673839
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I am Your Sister: Collected and Unpublished Writings of Audre Lorde by Edited by Rudolph P. Byrd, Johnnetta Betsch Cole and Beverly Guy-Sheftall I am Your Sister: Collected and Unpublished Writings of Audre Lorde
by Edited by Rudolph P. Byrd, Johnnetta Betsch Cole and Beverly Guy-Sheftall
£15.99   hardback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780195341485 | ISBN 10: 0195341481
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Drifting Towards Love: Black, Brown, Gay and Coming of Age on the Streets of New York by Kai Wright Drifting Towards Love: Black, Brown, Gay and Coming of Age on the Streets of New York
by Kai Wright
£15.50   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780807079690 | ISBN 10: 0807079693
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Freedom in My Heart: Voices from the United States National Slavery Museum by Edited by Cynthia Jacobs Carter Freedom in My Heart: Voices from the United States National Slavery Museum
by Edited by Cynthia Jacobs Carter
£19.99   hardback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781426201271 | ISBN 10: 1426201273
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"Language is a Place of Struggle": Great Quotes by People of Color by Edited by Tram Nguyen "Language is a Place of Struggle": Great Quotes by People of Color
by Edited by Tram Nguyen
£14.99   hardback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780807048009 | ISBN 10: 0807048003
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Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin Black Like Me
by John Howard Griffin
£12.00   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780285638570 | ISBN 10: 0285638572
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A Black Way of Seeing: From "Liberty" to Freedom by Paul Robeson Jr. A Black Way of Seeing: From "Liberty" to Freedom
by Paul Robeson Jr.
£9.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781583227671 | ISBN 10: 1583227679
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Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance by Barack Obama Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
by Barack Obama
£21.75   audiobook on CD   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781847673282 | ISBN 10: 1847673287
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The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama The Audacity of Hope
by Barack Obama
£8.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781847670830 | ISBN 10: 1847670830
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Hand Me My Travelin Hand Me My Travelin' Shoes: In Search of Blind Willie McTell
by Michael Gray
£9.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780747565611 | ISBN 10: 0747565619
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The Time Traveller: One Man The Time Traveller: One Man's Mission to Make Time Travel a Reality
by Ronald Mallet with Bruce Henderson
£7.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780552155755 | ISBN 10: 0552155756
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The Ditchdigger The Ditchdigger's Daughters: A Black Family's Astonishing Success Story
by Yvonne S. Thornton
£9.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780758225887 | ISBN 10: 0758225881
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Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance by Barack Obama Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
by Barack Obama
£8.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781847670946 | ISBN 10: 1847670946
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Bomb the Suburbs: Graffiti, Race, Freight-hopping and the Search for Hip Hop Bomb the Suburbs: Graffiti, Race, Freight-hopping and the Search for Hip Hop's Moral Center
by William Upski Wimsatt
£8.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781933368559 | ISBN 10: 1933368551
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Oscar Micheaux: The Great and Only - The Life of America Oscar Micheaux: The Great and Only - The Life of America's First Black Filmmaker
by Patrick McGilligan
£9.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780060731403 | ISBN 10: 0060731400
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Stokely Speaks: From Black Power to Pan-Africanism by Stokely Carmichael Stokely Speaks: From Black Power to Pan-Africanism
by Stokely Carmichael
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781556526497 | ISBN 10: 1556526490
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Race, Reform and Rebellion: The Second Reconstruction and Beyond in Black America, 1945-2006 by Manning Marable Race, Reform and Rebellion: The Second Reconstruction and Beyond in Black America, 1945-2006
by Manning Marable
£20.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780230545144 | ISBN 10: 0230545149
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Black Radical: The Education of an American Revolutionary 1946-1968 by Nelson Peary Black Radical: The Education of an American Revolutionary 1946-1968
by Nelson Peary
£15.99   hardback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781595581457 | ISBN 10: 1595581456
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A Wealth of Wisdom: Legendary African-American Elders Speak by Edited by Camille O. Cosby and Renee Poussaint A Wealth of Wisdom: Legendary African-American Elders Speak
by Edited by Camille O. Cosby and Renee Poussaint
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780743482295 | ISBN 10: 0743482298
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Imaging Blackness: Race and Racial Representation in Film Poster Art by Audrey Thomas McCluskey Imaging Blackness: Race and Racial Representation in Film Poster Art
by Audrey Thomas McCluskey
£14.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780253217790 | ISBN 10: 0253217792
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Not in My Family: AIDS in the African-American Community by Edited by Gil L.Robertson Not in My Family: AIDS in the African-American Community
by Edited by Gil L.Robertson
£10.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781932841244 | ISBN 10: 1932841245
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New Black Man by Mark Anthony Neal New Black Man
by Mark Anthony Neal
£12.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780415979917 | ISBN 10: 0415979919
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Here We Stand: Politics, Performers and Performance - Paul Robeson, Charlie Chaplin, Isadora Duncan by Colin Chambers Here We Stand: Politics, Performers and Performance - Paul Robeson, Charlie Chaplin, Isadora Duncan
by Colin Chambers
£20.00   hardback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781854599209 | ISBN 10: 1854599208
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Deconstructing Tyrone: A New Look at Black Masculinity in the Hip-Hop Generation by Natalie Hopkinson and Natalie Y. Moore Deconstructing Tyrone: A New Look at Black Masculinity in the Hip-Hop Generation
by Natalie Hopkinson and Natalie Y. Moore
£9.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781573442572 | ISBN 10: 1573442577
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Stranger in a Strange Land: Encounters in the Disunited States by Gary Younge Stranger in a Strange Land: Encounters in the Disunited States
by Gary Younge
£10.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781595580689 | ISBN 10: 1595580689
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We Won We Won't Budge
by Manthia Diawara
£9.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780954702342 | ISBN 10: 0954702344
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Birth of a Nation: A Comic Novel by Aaron McGruder, Reginald Hudlin and Kyle Baker Birth of a Nation: A Comic Novel
by Aaron McGruder, Reginald Hudlin and Kyle Baker
£9.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9781400083169 | ISBN 10: 1400083168
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Post-Soul Nation by George Nelson Post-Soul Nation
by George Nelson
£9.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780143034476 | ISBN 10: 0143034472
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White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son by Tim Wise White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son
by Tim Wise
£8.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9781932360684 | ISBN 10: 1932360689
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Race, Culture, and the Revolt of the Black Athlete: The 1968 Olympic Protests and Their Aftermath by Douglas Hartmann Race, Culture, and the Revolt of the Black Athlete: The 1968 Olympic Protests and Their Aftermath
by Douglas Hartmann
£15.00   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780226318561 | ISBN 10: 0226318567
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Redemption: From Orginal Gangster to Nobel Prize Nominee by Stanley Tookie Williams Redemption: From Orginal Gangster to Nobel Prize Nominee
by Stanley Tookie Williams
£9.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9781903854341 | ISBN 10: 1903854342
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Understanding Words That Wound by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic Understanding Words That Wound
by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic
£19.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780813341392 | ISBN 10: 0813341396
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I Choose to Stay: A Black Teacher Refuses to Desert the Inner City by Salome Thomas-El with Cecil Murphey I Choose to Stay: A Black Teacher Refuses to Desert the Inner City
by Salome Thomas-El with Cecil Murphey
£10.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780758201874 | ISBN 10: 0758201877
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Black Firsts: 4,000 Ground-Breaking and Pioneering Historical Events (2nd edition) by Jessie Carney Smith Black Firsts: 4,000 Ground-Breaking and Pioneering Historical Events (2nd edition)
by Jessie Carney Smith
£20.99   paperback   (2003)
ISBN 13: 9781578591428 | ISBN 10: 1578591422
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The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream by Drs. Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, & Rameck Hunt The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream
by Drs. Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, & Rameck Hunt
£9.99   paperback   (2003)
ISBN 13: 9781573229890 | ISBN 10: 157322989x
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Bad: The Autobiography of James Carr by James Carr Bad: The Autobiography of James Carr
by James Carr
£11.00   paperback   (2003)
ISBN 13: 9781902593647 | ISBN 10: 1902593642
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Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America by Ayana D. Byrd and Lori L. Tharps Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America
by Ayana D. Byrd and Lori L. Tharps
£9.99   paperback   (2002)
ISBN 13: 9780312283223 | ISBN 10: 0312283229
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Race Matters by Cornel West Race Matters
by Cornel West
£9.99   paperback   (2001)
ISBN 13: 9780679749868 | ISBN 10: 0679749861
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African-American Wisdom: A Book of Quotations and Proverbs by Eli Quinn African-American Wisdom: A Book of Quotations and Proverbs
by Eli Quinn
£3.50   hardback   (2001)
ISBN 13: 9780762412389 | ISBN 10: 0762412380
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The Cornel West Reader by Cornel West The Cornel West Reader
by Cornel West
£14.99   paperback   (2000)
ISBN 13: 9780465091102 | ISBN 10: 0465091105
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The New Colored People: The Mixed-Race Movement in America by Jon M. Spencer The New Colored People: The Mixed-Race Movement in America
by Jon M. Spencer
£12.95   paperback   (2000)
ISBN 13: 9780814780725 | ISBN 10: 0814780725
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The Color of Water: A Black Man The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
by James McBride
£6.99   paperback   (1998)
ISBN 13: 9780747538325 | ISBN 10: 0747538328
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No Disrespect by Sister Souljah No Disrespect
by Sister Souljah
£13.00   paperback   (1994)
ISBN 13: 9780679767084 | ISBN 10: 0679767088
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Paul Robeson Speaks: Writings, Speeches, Interviews, 1918-74 by Philip S Foner Paul Robeson Speaks: Writings, Speeches, Interviews, 1918-74
by Philip S Foner
£16.99   paperback   (1987)
ISBN 13: 9780806508153 | ISBN 10: 0806508159
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