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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 9 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book A Small Place by Jamaica Kincaid
    A Small Place - by Jamaica Kincaid

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911547099 | ISBN 10: 1911547097

    With a new preface by the author.  ‘If you go to Antigua as a tourist, this is what you will see...’   So begins Jamaica Kincaid’s powerful portrait of the damaged paradise that was her childhood home.  The island of Anti ... more

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  • Cover image of book Island People: The Caribbean and the World by Joshua Jelly-Schapiro
    Island People: The Caribbean and the World - by Joshua Jelly-Schapiro

    £12.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781782115625 | ISBN 10: 1782115625

    A highly topical and accessible exploration of the Caribbean Islands, their history and peoples.  Shortlisted for the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards   In this fascinating travelogue, the product of almost a decade of travel and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sugar in the Blood: A Family
    Sugar in the Blood: A Family's Story of Slavery and Empire - by Andrea Stuart

    £9.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781846270727 | ISBN 10: 1846270723

    In the late 1630s, Andrea Stuart's earliest known maternal ancestor set sail from England, lured by the promise of the New World, to settle in Barbados where he fell by chance into the lucrative life of a sugar plantation owner. With George Ashby's f ... more

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  • Cover image of book 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

    £17.95   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9789766373962 | ISBN 10: 9766373965

    The forced migration of Africans to the Americas through the transatlantic slave trade created primary centres of settlement in the Caribbean, Brazil and the United States the cornerstones of the New World and the black Americas. However, unlike Br ... more

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  • Cover image of book You Don
    You Don't Play with Revolution: The Montreal Lectures of C. L. R. James - by C. L. R. James

    £14.00   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781904859932 | ISBN 10: 1904859933

    Revolution is a serious business, and C.L.R. James knew more than most. Our brand-new collection presents eight never-before-published lectures by the celebrated Marxist cultural critic, delivered during his stay in Montreal in 1967 and 1968. Ranging ... more

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  • Cover image of book In-Dependence from Bondage by Lloyd D. McCarthy
    In-Dependence from Bondage - by Lloyd D. McCarthy

    £21.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781592214655 | ISBN 10: 1592214657

    This fascinating and lively book by Lloyd McCarthy compares and brings into light the relevant worldviews of the famous Afro-Caribbean poet and novelist, Claude McKay, and the world renowned socialist prime minister from the Caribbean island of Jamai ... more

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  • Cover image of book New Caribbean Poetry: An Anthology by Edited by Kei Miller
    New Caribbean Poetry: An Anthology - by Edited by Kei Miller

    £12.95   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781857549416 | ISBN 10: 1857549414

    The Caribbean is producing some of the most innovative and sophisticated poets in world literature today. This anthology turns the spotlight on eight New Caribbean poets.  Between them, they represent the range of Caribbean identities and experi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Last Resorts: The Cost of Tourism in the Caribbean by Polly Pattullo
    Last Resorts: The Cost of Tourism in the Caribbean - by Polly Pattullo

    £19.95   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9781899365647 | ISBN 10: 1899365648

    The Caribbean has the fortune - and misfortune - of being everybody's idea of a tropical paradise. Selling its sun, sand and scenery, the region attracts millions of visitors every year. In the face of the long-term decline of the Caribbean's traditi ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Black Jacobins by C.L.R. James
    The Black Jacobins - by C.L.R. James

    £14.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780140299816 | ISBN 10: 0140299815

    In 1791, inspired by the ideals of the French Revolution, the slaves of San Domingo rose in revolt. Despite invasion by a series of British, Spanish and Napoleonic armies, their twelve-year struggle led to the creation of Haiti, the first independent ... more

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