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              Books by Michael Dyson

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              April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Death and How it Changed America
               

              April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Death and How it Changed America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dyson, Michael

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              Acclaimed intellectual and bestselling author Dyson uses the 40th anniversary of Martin Luther King's assassination as the starting point for a comprehensive reevaluation of the fate of black America over the four decades that have followed King's death.

              ISBN 9780465012862
              Released NZ 6 Jan 2009
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster
               

              Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster (Trade Paperback / Paperback, First Trade Paper Edition)

              By Dyson, Michael

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              When Hurricane Katrina tore through New Orleans, hundreds of thousands were left behind to suffer the ravages of destruction, disease and death. The majority were black, and nearly all were poor. This work examines what Hurricane Katrina reveals about the fault lines of race and ...poverty in America - and what lessons we must take from the flood.
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              ISBN 9780465017720
              Released NZ 3 Jul 2007
              Publisher The Perseus Books Group
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Barack and Joe: The Making of an Extraordinary Partnership

              Barack and Joe: The Making of an Extraordinary Partnership (Hardback)

              By Levingston, Steven; Foreword by Dyson, Michael

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              From the Washington Post editor and author of Kennedy and King, a vivid and inspiring account of the bromance that developed between Barack Obama and Joe Biden, which captured Americans' imagination and was unlike any President-Vice President relationship in American history.

              ISBN 9780316487863
              Released NZ 10 Dec 2019
              Publisher Little, Brown
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Mercy, Mercy Me: The Art, Loves and Demons of Marvin Gaye
                

              Mercy, Mercy Me: The Art, Loves and Demons of Marvin Gaye (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Dyson, Michael

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              Gaye's stormy relationships with women, including duet partner Tammi Terrell and wives Anna Gordy and Janis Hunter, are examined in light of the sexual revolution of the 1960s and 1970s. Dyson also considers family violence in the larger context of the African-American life and h...ow that heartbreaking legacy resulted in Gaye's murder.
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              ISBN 9780465017706
              Released NZ 18 Jan 2005
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Debating Race: with Michael Eric Dyson
               

              Debating Race: with Michael Eric Dyson (Hardback)

              By Dyson, Michael

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              From John Kerry to John McCain to Ann Coulter and hosts of television's The View - this work shows the mental agility and rhetorical tenacity that have made the author one of America's most astute intellectuals, covering topics as diverse as the legacy of the OJ Simpson trial and... the authenticity of Colin Powell.
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              ISBN 9780465002061
              Released NZ 27 Feb 2007
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Born to Use Mics: Reading Nas's Illmatic
               

              Born to Use Mics: Reading Nas's Illmatic (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Dyson, Michael; Daulatzai, Sohail

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              The best and brightest writers of the hip-hop generation reflect upon the era's landmark album: Nasir Nas Jones's 1994 album, Illmatic.

              ISBN 9780465002115
              Released NZ 29 Dec 2009
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Barack and Joe: The Making of an Extraordinary Partnership
               

              Barack and Joe: The Making of an Extraordinary Partnership (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Levingston, Steven; Foreword by Dyson, Michael

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              From the Washington Post editor and author of Kennedy and King, a vivid and inspiring account of the 'bromance' that developed between Barack Obama and Joe Biden, which captured Americans' imagination and was unlike any President-Vice President relationship in American history.

              ISBN 9780316487894
              Released NZ 27 Oct 2020
              Publisher Little, Brown
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Why I Love Black Women
               

              Why I Love Black Women (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Dyson, Michael

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              In this open love letter to black women everywhere, Dyson celebrates the strength and beauty of African-American women, from Miss James, his grammar school teacher, to author Toni Morrison.

              ISBN 9780465017645
              Released NZ 8 Jan 2004
              Publisher INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Know What I Mean?: Reflections on Hip-Hop
               

              Know What I Mean?: Reflections on Hip-Hop (Trade Paperback / Paperback, First Trade Paper Edition)

              By Dyson, Michael

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              Dubbed the Hip-Hop Intellectual by critics and fans for his pioneering explorations of rap music in the academy and beyond, Dyson probes the most compelling and controversial dimensions of hip-hop culture.

              ISBN 9780465018079
              Released NZ 22 Jun 2010
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              Acres of Aspiration: The All-Black Towns of Oklahoma
                

              Acres of Aspiration: The All-Black Towns of Oklahoma (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Johnson, Hannibal B.; Illustrated by Portis, Clay; Foreword by Dyson, Michael

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              Beulah Land. Paradise. Shangri-la. Oklahoma seemed to be all of these in the hostile, racist, post Civil War South. Seeking both refuge and respect, pioneers such as Edward P. McCabe championed the idea of Oklahoma as an all-Black state. And all-Black towns proliferated there. So...me sixty all-Black towns, along with Tulsa's Greenwood District, bear witness to the deep creativity and incredible human spirit of the people who built them.
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              ISBN 9780978915032
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2007
              Publisher Eakin Press
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