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Acta de la Sesion Extraordinaria Celebrada el 26 de Octubre de 1983 / Minutes of the Extraordinary Session Held on October 26, 1983 (Considering the Situation in Grenada)

by Consejo Permanente de la Organizacion de los Estados Americanos; Permanent Council of the Organization of American States

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1984
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Washington, DC: Organization of American States, 1984. Unbound Photocopy. Very Good. 51 pages.
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Statements by Cuba on the events in Grenada, October 1983

by Nora Madan

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October 1983
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La Habana: Editora Política, October 1983. Unbound photocopy. Very Good. 28 pages. Translation of: Declaraciones de Cuba sobre los sucesos de Granada. Contains two official statements issued jointly by the Partido Comunista de Cuba and the Cuban government, and the transcript of a news conference by Fidel Castro Ruz. The contents of this edition have been taken from Granma, official… Read more
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Port of Spain: Government of Trinidad and Tobago, October 26, 1983. Unbound Photocopy. Very Good. As circulated to the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States. 13 pages.
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Bridgetown: Government of Barbados, Oct 26, 1983. Unbound Photocopy. Very Good. Speech in which Prime Minister Adams Explained his reasons for taking part in the invasion of Grenada. As circulated to the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States. 8 pages.
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Grenada: Origins and Implications of the 13 March Coup, 20 April 1979

by National Foreign Assessment Center, Central Intelligence Agency

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20 April 1979
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Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 20 April 1979. Unbound Photocopy. Very Good. Redacted. 10 pages.
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U.S.-Grenada Relations Since the Coup: A Background Paper (AmEmbassy Bridgetown Airgram 83/A-2)

by Lawrence Rossin

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January 18, 1983
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Bridgetown, Barbados: U.S. Embassy, January 18, 1983. Unbound photocopy. Very Good. Redacted. Not from a library. 85 pages.
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Small World (Campus Trilogy, 2)

by David Lodge

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June 1995
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New York: Penguin, June 1995. Paperback. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 339 pages. A satirical look at the oversexed world of English professors on the international conference circuit.
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The Professor of Light

by Marina Tamar Budhos

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March 1999
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9780399144738
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. March 1999. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and very tight, ends bumped. Black remainder mark to top edge. Light foxing to edges. Jacket clean and bright with slight edgewear. Not from a library. Not clipped. 254 pages. This is… Read more
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The Side You Haven't Heard : Maurice Bishop Murder Trial : Testimony by the Defendants and Analysis by the NJM and Other Grenadians

by Friends for Jamaica (ed); Bernard Coard; Callistus Bernard; Ewart Layne; Phyllis Coard; Christopher Stroude; Grenadians for the Truth about October

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1986
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St. George's, Grenada: Friends for Jamaica, 1986. Unbound Manuscript. Good. Occasional underlining and notes. Not from a library. 489 pages. Contents: Statement of Ramsey Clark, former U.S. Attorney General on the Illegal Trial of the Grenada 18 (13 pages) ; Part I: Whose struggle for power? (aka "Grenada 1983: Whose Struggle) (58 pages) ; Bernard Coard's statement ; (aka The Side You… Read more
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Friends for Jamaica Caribbean Newsletter, 10/86, Vol 6, No 10

by Friends for Jamaica

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October 1986
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New York: Friends for Jamaica, October 1986. Single-issue Magazine. Very Good. Tanning. Unmarked. Not from a library.
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Miguel Street

by V. S. Naipaul

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1971
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9780140033021
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London: Penguin, 1971. Paperback. Later printing. Near Fine. Pages lightly tanned. Text unmarked. Original bookseller stamp to title page. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light shelfwear to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 172 pages. A collection of linked short stories drawing on the author's childhood memories of wartime Trinidad and Tobago. A magnet to… Read more
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The Loss of El Dorado: A Colonial History

by V. S. Naipaul

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September 2001
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Corrected Edition
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9780330487078
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London: Pan MacMillan / Picador, September 2001. Trade Paperback. Corrected Edition. Second printing. Very Good. Text block tanned, but unmarked. Foxing to top edge. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 376 pages. "What I had known of Trinidad as a child had seemed to me ordinary, unplanned, just… Read more
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A History of the Guyanese Working People, 1881-1905 (Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History and Culture)

by Walter Rodney; George Lamming (foreword)

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September 1981
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9780801824470
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, September 1981. Trade Paperback. Good+. Ex-library, otherwise nice. Text block unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. xxviii + 282 pages. Completed shortly before Walter Rodney's assassination in June 1980, A History of the Guyanese Working People, 1881-1905 provides an original, well-informed, and perceptive contribution to the historiography of nineteenth-century Guyanese society. This comprehensive examination… Read more
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More about Leemo: the Adventures of a Puma

by Stanley E. Brock

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1968
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First American Edition
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New York: Taplinger, 1968. Hardcover. First American Edition. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Heavy rubbing to clipped jacket in a protective mylar cover. No tears or creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 188 pages.
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The British West Indies Regiment, 1914-1918

by Cedric L. Joseph

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2008
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9789768178268
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Georgetown, Guyana: Free Press, 2008. Staple-Bound Pamphlet. First Edition. Near Fine. Stamp from Austin's Book Services to title page. Label scar and light rubbing to pictorial card covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. ii + 46 pages. Discount available for academic libraries. A tragic tale of deception and discrimination by an arrogant caste of military officers and colonial officials.… Read more
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Small Island

by Andrea Levy

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2004
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9780755307517
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London: Headline Review. Paperback. 2004. First Edition, second paperback printing. Near Fine. Interior unmarked. Spine straight and tight but creased. Covers clean. Stickers from Giggles Bookshop, Madras, India to rear cover. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 441 pages. Winner of the Whitbread, Orange and Commonwealth Writer's Prizes. Hortense shared Gilbert's dream of leaving Jamaica and coming… Read more
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Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History

by Sidney W. Mintz

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1986
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9780140092332
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New York: Penguin. Trade Paperback. 1986. Near Fine. Interior unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light reading wear to rear cover. xxx + 274 pages.
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image of To Survive Sensibly or to Court Heroic Death: Management of Guyana's Political Economy, 1965-85

To Survive Sensibly or to Court Heroic Death: Management of Guyana's Political Economy, 1965-85

by Tyrone Ferguson

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1999
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9789768160669
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Georgetown, Guyana: Public Affairs Consulting Enterprise. Paperback. 1999. Very Good. Text block pristine. Stamp from Austin's Book Services, Georgetown to title page. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Reading and shelf wear to covers. Adhesion damage to front cover (see photo). Not from a library. No remainder mark. xx + 443 pages.
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The West Indies: Patterns of Development, Culture and Environmental Change since 1492 (Cambridge Studies in Historical Geography, 8)

by David Watts

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1990
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First Paperback Edition
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9780521386517
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition. Fine. Light dust stains to top edge, otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xxii + 609 pages. This magisterial survey of the historical geography of the West Indies is at bottom concerned with the causes and consequences of three complex and inter-related phenomena: the rapid… Read more
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Resistance and Change: The Struggles of Guyanese Workers (1964 to 1994), with Emphasis on the Sugar Industry

by N. K Gopaul

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1997
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9780965644501
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New York: Inside News Publications, 1997. Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light rubbing to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not damaged. ix + 396 pages.
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