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  • Guantánamo Diary

    Guantánamo Diary
    av Mohamedou Ould Slahi

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786891853

    Now a major motion picture called The Mauritanian The first and only diary written by a Guantánamo detainee during his imprisonment, now with previous censored material restored. Mohamedou Ould Slahi was imprisoned in Guantánamo Bay in 2002. There h…

  • Discourse on Colonialism

    Discourse on Colonialism
    av Aimé Césaire

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583670255

    C saire's essay stands as an important document in the development of third world consciousness--a process in which he] played a prominent role. --Library Journal This classic work, first published in France in 1955, profoundly influenced the genera…

  • Mermaid of Black Conch

    Mermaid of Black Conch

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529115499

    Escape to the ocean this summer with the entrancing, unforgettable winner of the Costa Book of the Year - as read on BBC Radio 4. 'Mesmerising' MAGGIE O'FARRELL'A unique talent' BERNARDINE EVARISTONear the island of Black Conch, a fisherman sings to…

  • Instant Patwa

    Instant Patwa
    av Aj Henriques

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781736219300

    What's the fastest way to learn the ins and outs of Jamaican Patois? Achieving fluency in Patwa (Jamaican Patois) requires a strategic approach, one that shows why -- and where -- what we hear seems to run together. "Instant Patwa" brings you that d…

  • Wife

    Wife
    av Tiphanie Yanique

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845232948

    The title of "Wife "is both ironic and deeply serious. There are wittily sharp poems on the gender inequalities and potential prisons of marriage, that are in dialogue with poems that celebrate the physical joys of intimacy and poems that explore th…

  • The Black Jacobins

    The Black Jacobins
    av C.L.R. James

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679724674

    A classic and impassioned account of the first revolution in the Third World.This powerful, intensely dramatic book is the definitive account of the Haitian Revolution of 1794-1803, a revolution that began in the wake of the Bastille but became the…

  • Lonely Planet Caribbean Islands

    Lonely Planet Caribbean Islands
    av Lonely Planet

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787016736

    Lonely Planet’s Caribbean Islands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Set sail from Tortola, snorkel in Aruba’s clear waters, and feel the music in Cuba…

  • The Black Jacobins

    The Black Jacobins
    av C L R James

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140299816

    In 1789 the West Indian colony of San Domingo supplied two-thirds of the overseas trade of France. The entire structure of what was arguably the most profitable colony in the world rested on the labour of half a million slaves. In 1791 the waves of…

  • Black Spartacus

    Black Spartacus
    av Sudhir Hazareesingh

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141985060

    The definitive modern biography of the great slave leader, military genius and revolutionary hero Toussaint Louverture The Haitian Revolution began in the French Caribbean colony of Saint-Domingue with a slave revolt in August 1791, and culminated a…

  • Black Spartacus

    Black Spartacus
    av Sudhir Hazareesingh

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241293812

    ** WINNER of THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE, 2021 ** Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction, 2020 Shortlisted for the Elizabeth Longford Prize for Historical Biography, 2020 Finalist for the American Library in Paris Book Award, 2021 S…

  • We Are Cuba!

    We Are Cuba!
    av Helen Yaffe

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300230031

    The extraordinary account of the Cuban people’s struggle for survival in a post-Soviet world In the aftermath of the fall of the Soviet Union, Cuba faced the start of a crisis that decimated its economy. Helen Yaffe examines the astonishing de…

  • The Cuban Table

    The Cuban Table
    av Ana Sofia Pelaez

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250036087

    The Cuban Table is a comprehensive, contemporary overview of Cuban food, recipes and culture as recounted by serious home cooks and professional chefs, restaurateurs and food writers. Cuban-American food writer Ana Sofia Pelaez and award-winning pho…

  • The Secret Chapter

    The Secret Chapter
    av Genevieve Cogman

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529000573

    In this bookish adventure, a Librarian spy must fall in with a nefarious group to achieve her goals. Imagine Ocean’s Eleven meets James Bond with a pinch of magic. The Secret Chapter is the sixth novel in Genevieve Cogman’s Invisible Lib…

  • Of Women and Salt

    Of Women and Salt
    av Gabriela Garcia

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529031515

    The New York Times Bestseller 'Extraordinary . . . stunning' Elizabeth Macneal, author of The Doll Factory 'Vivid details, visceral prose and strong willful women' Angie Cruz, author of Dominicana 'Vivid, engrossing, luminous' Sharlene Teo, author o…

  • Of Women and Salt

    Of Women and Salt

    Pocket - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529031553

    ‘Extraordinary . . . stunning’ – Elizabeth Macneal, author of The Doll Factory ‘Vivid details, visceral prose and strong willful women’ – Angie Cruz, author of Dominicana ‘Vivid, engrossing, luminous’…

  • How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

    How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472268792

    *Women's Prize for Fiction 2021 SHORTLISTED* A powerful, involving, intense and haunting novel of the lives of three women and their stories of love and survival

  • Tula - The Revolt

    Tula - The Revolt
    av Jeroen Leinders

    Pocket - 2013 - Nederländska - ISBN: 9781908446268

    An inspiring historical novel based on the true story of the Great Slave Revolt on Curacao in 1795. ***Now a major motion picture staring Danny Glover and Jeroen Krabbe*** Tula, a slave in Curacao, is convinced that God made all human beings equal.…

  • Why We Kneel How We Rise

    Why We Kneel How We Rise
    av Michael Holding

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781398503243

    A powerful look at the history of racism through the prism of sport, showing how we can change things through education and understanding

  • How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

    How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House
    av Cherie Jones

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472268778

    Women's Prize for Fiction 2021 SHORTLISTED 'Jones's atmospheric debut has a multiracial, multigenerational cast who are brilliantly and even-handedly portrayed' Sunday Times 'Rare is the first book that reveals the writer fully formed, the muscles a…

  • Sodomy and the Pirate Tradition

    Sodomy and the Pirate Tradition
    av B.R. Burg

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814712368

    Explores the sexual world of the one of the most fabled and romanticized character in history--the pirate Pirates are among the most heavily romanticized and fabled characters in history. From Bluebeard to Captain Hook, they have been the subject of…

  • One Year of Ugly

    One Year of Ugly
    av Caroline Mackenzie

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780008347109

    Meet Yola Palacios.Having escaped crumbling, socialist Venezuela, Yola and her family are settling into their peaceful new life in Trinidad.But when her beloved Aunt Celia dies, the family once again find their lives turned upside down. For Celia ha…

  • The Common Wind

    The Common Wind
    av Julius Scott

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732482

    The Common Wind is a gripping and colorful account of the intercontinental networks that tied together the free and enslaved masses of the New World. Having delved deep into the gray obscurity of official eighteenth-century records in Spanish, Engli…

  • The Common Wind

    The Common Wind
    av Julius Scott

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732475

    A remarkable intellectual history of the slave revolts that made the modern revolutionary era Out of the grey expanse of official records in Spanish, English and French, The Common Wind provides a gripping and colorful account of inter-continental c…

  • Nuclear Folly

    Nuclear Folly
    av Serhii Plokhy

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241454732

  • Pirate Latitudes

    Pirate Latitudes
    av Michael Crichton

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780007329106

    An irresistible tale of swashbuckling pirates in the New World from master storyteller Michael Crichton - now in paperback

  • This One Sky Day

    This One Sky Day
    av Leone Ross

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571358007

    'A true feat of imagination and wonder.' Nikesh Shukla 'It blisters with life, love, grief and magic.' Niven Govinden 'Stunning.' Kei Miller Dawn breaks across the archipelago of Popisho. The world is stirring awake again, each resident with their o…

  • The Collected Poems Of Édouard Glissant

    The Collected Poems Of Édouard Glissant
    av Edouard Glissant

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641956

    The complete poems of the two-time finalist for the Nobel Prize in Literature, available in English for the first time This volume collects and translates—most for the first time—the nine volumes of poetry published by Édouard Glissant,…

  • A Small Place

    A Small Place
    av Jamaica Kincaid

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911547099

  • Haitian Revolution

    Haitian Revolution

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780872208650

    Draws on a variety of eyewitness accounts, letters, and governmental documents to examine the causes of the Haitian Revolution and the impact it had on the eighteenth-century Atlantic world.

  • Haitian Revolution

    Haitian Revolution

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780872208667

    A landmark collection of documents by the field's leading scholar. This reader includes beautifully written introductions and a fascinating array of never-before-published primary documents. These treasures from the archives offer a new picture of c…

  • Caribbean Vegan

    Caribbean Vegan
    av Taymer Mason

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781615193608

    There's so much more to Caribbean cuisine than pineapples and coconuts. The real secret is in the herbs and spices: With the right sauce or seasoning blend, everyday ingredients transform into unforgettable Caribbean delights. Taymer Mason welcomes…

  • The Haitians

    The Haitians
    av Jean Casimir

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469660486

    In this sweeping history, leading Haitian intellectual Jean Casimir argues that the story of Haiti should not begin with the usual image of Saint-Domingue as the richest colony of the eighteenth century. Rather, it begins with a reconstruction of ho…

  • The Haitians

    The Haitians
    av Jean Casimir

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469651545

    In this sweeping history, leading Haitian intellectual Jean Casimir argues that the story of Haiti should not begin with the usual image of Saint-Domingue as the richest colony of the eighteenth century. Rather, it begins with a reconstruction of ho…

  • Guantanamo Voices

    Guantanamo Voices
    av Sarah Mirk

    Övrigt - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419746901

    An anthology of illustrated narratives about the prison and the lives it changed forever In January 2002, the United States sent a group of Muslim men they suspected of terrorism to a prison in Guantánamo Bay. They were the first of roughly 780 pris…

  • Clarks in Jamaica

    Clarks in Jamaica

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780956777393

  • Why We Kneel How We Rise

    Why We Kneel How We Rise
    av Michael Holding

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781398503236

    THE HIGHLY ACCLAIMED SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'The best book about racism I’ve ever read' Piers Morgan Through the prism of sport and conversations with its legends, including Usain Bolt, Adam Goodes, Thierry Henry, Michael Johnson, Ibtihaj Muh…

  • Top 10 Dominican Republic

    Top 10 Dominican Republic
    av DK Eyewitness

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241007976

    An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to the Dominican Republic, packed with insider tips and ideas, colour maps, top 10 lists, and a laminated pull-out map - all designed to help you see the very best of the Dominican Republic. Admire historic architec…

  • Guerrilla Warfare

    Guerrilla Warfare
    av Ernesto Che Guevara

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789562915717

  • Guerrilla Warfare

    Guerrilla Warfare
    av Ernesto Che Guevara

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781607965688

  • Murder On Mustique

    Murder On Mustique
    av Anne Glenconner

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529336382

    A storm. A disappearance. A race against time . . . Mustique is in a state of breathless calm as tropical storm Cristobal edges towards it across the Atlantic. Most villa owners have escaped the island but a few young socialites remain, unwilling to…

  • Murder On Mustique

    Murder On Mustique
    av Anne Glenconner

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529336344

    A storm. A disappearance. A race against time . . . Mustique is in a state of breathless calm as tropical storm Cristobal edges towards it across the Atlantic. Most villa owners have escaped the island but a few young socialites remain, unwilling to…

  • Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis

    Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis
    av Robert F. Kennedy

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393318340

    During the thirteen days in October 1962 when the United States confronted the Soviet Union over its installation of missiles in Cuba, few people shared the behind-the-scenes story as it is told here by the late Senator Robert F. Kennedy. In this un…

  • Unrevolutionary Mexico

    Unrevolutionary Mexico
    av Paul Gillingham

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300253122

    An essential history of how the Mexican Revolution gave way to a unique one-party state In this book Paul Gillingham addresses how the Mexican Revolution (1910–1940) gave way to a capitalist dictatorship of exceptional resilience, where a sing…

  • Cultural Mobilities Between Africa and the Caribbean

    Cultural Mobilities Between Africa and the Caribbean

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367708313

    This book investigates the cultural connections between Africa and the Caribbean, using the lens of Mobility Studies to tease out the shared experiences between these highly diverse parts of the world. Despite their heterogeneity in terms of culture…

  • Cane Warriors

    Cane Warriors
    av Alex Wheatle

    12-15 år Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783449873

    Shortlisted for the YA Book Prize, the Young Quills Historical Fiction Award and the Iris Award Longlisted for the YA Jhalak Prize and the Diverse Book Award Nobody free till everybody free. Moa is fourteen. The only life he has ever known is toilin…

  • Cane Warriors

    Cane Warriors
    av Alex Wheatle

    12-15 år Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839131127

    Shortlisted for the YA Book Prize, the Young Quills Historical Fiction Award and the Iris Award Longlisted for the YA Jhalak Prize and the Diverse Book Award Nobody free till everybody free. Moa is fourteen. The only life he has ever known is toilin…

  • The Rastafari Movement

    The Rastafari Movement
    av Michael Barnett

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138682153

    The Rastafari Movement: A North American and Caribbean Perspective provides a historical and ideological overview of the Rastafari movement in the context of its early beginnings in the island of Jamaica and its eventual establishment in other geogr…

  • The Rastafari Movement

    The Rastafari Movement
    av Michael Barnett

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138682146

    The Rastafari Movement: A North American and Caribbean Perspective provides a historical and ideological overview of the Rastafari movement in the context of its early beginnings in the island of Jamaica and its eventual establishment in other geog…

  • The Magic Island

    The Magic Island
    av William Seabrook

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486799629

    "The best and most thrilling book of exploration that we have ever read ... an] immensely important book." -- New York Evening Post "A series of excellent stories about one of the most interesting corners of the American world, told by a keen and se…

  • Diego Rivera. The Complete Murals

    Diego Rivera. The Complete Murals
    av Luis-Martin Lozano

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783836568975

    A veritable folk hero in Latin America and Mexico’s most important artist—along with his wife, painter Frida Kahlo—Diego Rivera (1886–1957) led a passionate life devoted to art and communism. After spending the 1910s in Europ…

  • Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands

    Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands
    av Mary Seacole

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529040326

    Wonderful Adventures of Mrs Seacole in Many Lands is a wonderfully entertaining autobiography by Mary Seacole - nurse, entrepreneur and intrepid traveller. Soon to be a major motion picture starring GuGu Mbatha-Raw. Part of the Macmillan Collector&#…

  • The Urban Enigma

    The Urban Enigma
    av Simone Veglio

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786613899

    The book explores how Latin America indicated an autonomous form of postcolonialism that was marked by the production of multiple conceptualisations of time. The analysis particularly focuses on iconic urban transformations in capital cities such as…

  • The Urban Enigma

    The Urban Enigma
    av Simone Veglio

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786613882

    The book explores how Latin America indicated an autonomous form of postcolonialism that was marked by the production of multiple conceptualisations of time. The analysis particularly focuses on iconic urban transformations in capital cities such as…

  • Bachata and Dominican Identity / La bachata y la identidad dominicana

    Bachata and Dominican Identity / La bachata y la identidad dominicana
    av Julie A. Sellers

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786476732

    Bachata - a guitar-based romantic music that debuted in Santo Domingo's urban shantytowns in the 1960s - is today one of the hottest Latin genres. Dominicans at home and abroad have embraced bachata as synonymous with national identity. But fans and…

  • The Book Of Echoes

    The Book Of Echoes
    av Rosanna Amaka

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857526717

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE AUTHOR'S CLUB FIRST NOVEL AWARD SHORTLISTED FOR THE RSL CHRISTOPHER BLAND PRIZE SHORTLISTED FOR THE HWA DEBUT CROWN AWARD 'A new classic' SARA COLLINS, author of THE CONFESSIONS OF FRANNIE LANGTON 'A gorgeous book' ALEX WHEATLE,…

  • Book Of Echoes

    Book Of Echoes
    av Rosanna Amaka

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784164836

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE AUTHOR'S CLUB FIRST NOVEL AWARD, THE RSL CHRISTOPHER BLAND PRIZE and THE HWA DEBUT CROWN AWARD 'A new classic' SARA COLLINS, author of THE CONFESSIONS OF FRANNIE LANGTON 'Impassioned. Lyrical and affecting' GUARDIAN _____________…

  • Folk Stories from the Hills of Puerto Rico / Cuentos folklóricos de las montañas de Puerto Rico (English/Spanish Edition)

    Folk Stories from the Hills of Puerto Rico / Cuentos folklóricos de las montañas de Puerto Rico (English/Spanish Edition)

    Inbunden - 2021 - Spanska - ISBN: 9781978822993

  • Folk Stories from the Hills of Puerto Rico / Cuentos folklóricos de las montañas de Puerto Rico (English/Spanish Edition)

    Folk Stories from the Hills of Puerto Rico / Cuentos folklóricos de las montañas de Puerto Rico (English/Spanish Edition)

    Häftad - 2021 - Spanska - ISBN: 9781978822986

  • Familiar Stranger

    Familiar Stranger
    av Stuart Hall

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141984759

    'This is a miracle of a book' George Lamming 'Compelling. Stuart Hall's story is the story of an age' Owen Jones 'Sometimes I feel I was the last colonial' This is the story, in his own words, of the extraordinary life of Stuart Hall: writer, thinke…

  • Wake the Town and Tell the People

    Wake the Town and Tell the People
    av Norman C. Stolzoff

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822325147

    Jamaican dancehall has long been one of the most vital and influential cultural and artistic forces within contemporary global music. Wake the Town and Tell the People presents, for the first time, a lively, nuanced, and comprehensive view of this m…

  • St Lucia & Dominica

    St Lucia & Dominica
    av Lizzie Williams

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911082262

    Lush, tropical landscapes define this area of the Caribbean. From the low-key and traditional Dominica to the spectacular mountains of St Lucia, there is much to explore. This Footprint Handbook provides invaluable information on transport, accommod…