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Afro Book

Afro-Caribbean Poetry and Ritual

Focusing on orally transmitted cultural forms in the Caribbean, this book reaffirms the importance of myth and symbol in folk consciousness as a mode of imaginative conceptualization. Paul A. Griffith cross-ref...
Architectures modernistes en Martinique

Architectures modernistes en Martinique

Jean Doucet (Author) Adle Kamran (Photographer) Hardcover, Publisher, Somogy éditions d’art (5 Oct. 2007) Language: French ISBN-10: 2757201204 ISBN-13: 978-2757201206 Product Dimensions: 29 x 2.5 x 25.5 ...
Historic Photos of New Orleans by Melissa Lee Smith

Historic Photos of New Orleans

Melissa Lee Smith Hardback, 2007, 204 pages Publisher: Turner Publishing Company ISBN-10: 1596524057Birthplace of jazz, home to the beignet, city of a thousand legends, New Orleans grew out of a unique b...
Caribbean Houses: History, Style and Architecture by Michael Connors

Caribbean Houses: History, Style and Architecture

Michael Connors Hardcover, 2009, 272 pages Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications; 1st edition (2009) ISBN-10: 0847832139“Caribbean Houses” is a lavishly illustrated account of the development of ...
African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean

African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean

Herbert S. Klein (Author), Ben Vinson III (Contributor) Paperback, 2007, 312 pages Publisher: Oxford University Press, U.S. ISBN-10: 0195189426This is an original survey of the economic and social histor...