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A_RASTA
$ 25.00
TITLE: A RASTA'S PILGRIMAGE:- Ethiopian Faces and Places
AUTHOR: NEVILLE GARRICK
ISBN#: 0-7649-0894-4
PRICE: $25.00
From this book emerges a uniquely compelling picture of Ethiopia's ancient and facinating civilization, documented from a Rastafarian perspective. Born of a back-to-Africa movement inspired by the teachings of Marcus Garvey, Rastafari had evolved into a full-fledged-if outcast-religion by the 1960s. To Rastas, Ethiopia is a spiritual sanctuary, a dreamscape that transcends physical geography.
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THE_RASTA
$ 16.00
TITLE: THE RASTAFARIANS
AUTHOR: LEONARD E. BARRETT, Sr.
ISBN#: 0-8070-1039-1
PRICE: $16.00
The classic work on the history and beliefs of the Rastafarians, whose roots of protest go back to the seventeenth-century maroon societies of escaped slaves in Jamaica. Based on an extensive study of the Rastafarians, their history, their ideology, and their influence in Jamaica, The Rastafarians is an important contribution to the sociology of religion and to our knowledge of the variety of religious expressions that have grown up during the West African Diaspora in the Western Hemisphere.
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RASTA
$ 14.95
TITLE: RASTA AND RESISTANCE
AUTHOR: HORACE CAMPBELL
ISBN#: 0-86543-035-7
PRICE: $14.95
Rasta and Resistance is a study of the Rastafarian Movement in all its manifestations from its evolution in the hills of Jamaica to its present manifestations in the streets of Birmingham and the Shashemane Settlement in Ethiopia.
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MISSION
$ 14.95
TITLE: THE MISSION ....The Life, Reign and Character of Haile Sellassie 1
AUTHOR: HANS WILHELM LOCKOT
ISBN#: 0-938818-46-5
PRICE: $14.95
Haile Sellassie, the ruler, was a man obsessed by his task of leading Ethiopia into the modern world. He spared no effort, as far as his considerable abilities allowed, todo what he believed would be best toachieve that end. Faithful throughout his life to his self-imposed mission, he remained, up to very end, 'every inch a kin'.
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EMPEROR
$ 9.95
TITLE: RASTA EMPEROR HAILE SELLASSIE & THE RASTAFARIANS
AUTHOR: JAH AHKELL
ISBN#: 0-94839-001-8
PRICE: $9.95
This book is an effort to put the body of seas concerning Rastafarains in a form, so that those who know very little or nothing at all can obtain a basic understanding of this movement, created by black people for black people.
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ROOTS
$ 14.95
TITLE: AFRICA: ROOTS OF JAMAICAN CULTURE
AUTHOR: MERVYN ALLEYNE
ISBN#: 0-94839-008-5
PRICE: $14.95
In Roots of Jamaican Culture, Professor Mervyn Alleyne challenges established views to argue that the history of a people, especially a subject people, can never be conveyed in conventional political, economic and constitutional accounts. He examines the language, religion, music and social organisation of the Jamaican people to reveal the strong cultural continuities with Africa--and the origins of new cultural forms and political movements, such as Garveyism and Rastafarianism.
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IBLE
$ 12.95
TITLE: THE RASTAFARI IBLE
AUTHOR: JAHSON ATIBA ALEMU
ISBN#: 0-94839-012-3
PRICE: $12.95
"JAHSON ATIBE ALEMU was earth-born KEITH DE NOON on 4th December, 1953, in the ward of Chaguanas, Central Trinidad, of Tobagonian and Grenadian parentage. He is the author of "Rasta Say" - an alphabet for Rastafari overstanding, and "The utterance of JAH", a booklet of inspiring quotations."
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RASTAFARI
$ 18.95

TITLE: RASTAFARI A WAY OF LIFE
AUTHOR: HAILE SELLASSIE
ISBN#: 0-94839-016-6
PRICE: $18.95
During the 1920's, Marcus Garvey's "back to africa" philosophy affected much of the thinking of the African diaspora of the Western Hemisphere. Nowhere was he more influential than in Jamaica, his island homeland, for here was a greatly downpressed people, most of whom were directly descended from slaves. These are the rough beginnings of the Rastafarians.
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MLIFE
$ 12.95
TITLE: MY LIFE AND ETHIOPIA'S PROGRESS VOL. 2
AUTHOR: HAILE SELLASSIE
ISBN#: 0-94839-032-8
PRICE: $12.95
"In this volume, many will be reading for the first time of the attempts made by Mussolini to give the I Majesty replied and said: " I left my country, not to sell it, but to seek justice for my people and my country. The history of Ethiopia will not be despoiled by a guinea stained with the blood of Ethiopian's."
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ETHIOPIAS
$ 39.95
TITLE: MY LIFE AND ETHIOPIA'S PROGRESS VOL. 2
AUTHOR: HAILE SELLASSIE
ISBN#: 0-94839-033-6
PRICE: $39.95
"In this volume, many will be reading for the first time of the attempts made by Mussolini to give the I Majesty replied and said: " I left my country, not to sell it, but to seek justice for my people and my country. The history of Ethiopia will not be despoiled by a guinea stained with the blood of Ethiopian's."
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SEVEN_SEALS
$ 11.95
TITLE: HAILE SELLASSIE and the OPENING OF THE SEVEN SEALS
AUTHOR: Edited by SHANGO BAKU
ISBN#: 0-94839-036-0
PRICE: $11.95
"It has taken more than a half a century for the writ of Rastafari to reach printed form and its prophetic utterances to be published. In that time the word of Rasta has moved away from the margins towards the middle ground and from mere footnote towards the cenre-spread".
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ETHIOPIA'S
$ 49.95
TITLE: MY LIFE AND ETHIOPIA'S PROGRESS VOL. 1
AUTHOR: EDWARD VILENDORFF
ISBN#: 0-94839-039-5
PRICE: $49.95
"The publication of Haile Sellassie' autobiography should constitute an event of unusual significance for those who will probe into the forces and the meaning of the influence molding the moments for collective regional security"
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MYLIFE
$ 14.95
TITLE: MY LIFE AND ETHIOPIA'S PROGRESS VOL. 1
AUTHOR: Translated By EDWARD ULLENDORFF
ISBN#: 0-94839-040-9
PRICE: $14.95
"The publication of Haile Sellassie' autobiography should constitute an event of unusual significance for those who will probe into the forces and the meaning of the influence molding the moments for collective regional security"
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LION
$ 16.95
TITLE: THE LION OF JUDAH HATH PREVAILED
AUTHOR: HAILE SELLASSIE
ISBN#: 0-94839-041-7
PRICE: $16.95
"The lion of Judah Hath Prevailed was written by Christine Sandford in 1955, Although this book is over forty-two years old, it is a sound, and very remarkable chronology and historical document on the life and some of the major achievements of this fascinating and incredible human character. It details the early years of Haile Sellassie, as emperor of all Ethiopia."
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MACCABEES
$ 18.95
TITLE: THE ORIGINAL MACCABEES BIBLE
AUTHOR: REV. ROBERT M. MCLEAN, PH.D
ISBN#: 0-94839-046-8
PRICE: $18.95
I beseech therefore those that read this book, that they be not discouraged because of the calamities, but for the chastening of our race. For indeed that those who act impiously be not let alone any longtime, but straightway meet with retribution, is a sign of great beneficence.
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BABYLON
$ 14.95
TITLE: FROM BABYLON TO RASTAFAI:-
AUTHOR: DOUGLAS R. A. MACK
ISBN#: 0-94839-047-6
PRICE: $14.95
Douglas R. A. Mack in the role as griot reveals his first encounter with the early Rastafarians in Kingston, Jamaica, in the forties and fifties. He visited the Rasta camps with his elder cousins; then to his pioneering role as one of the three Rastafarians emissaries who were part of the Jamaican Government sponsored ifficial mission to Africa in 1961 seeking repartriation. He returned to Africa in 1963, as a member of an independent repartriation mission following up on the groundwork laid by the 1961 mission.
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PIBY
$ 11.95
TITLE: THE HOLY PIBY
AUTHOR: SHEPHERD ROBERT ATHLYI ROGERS
ISBN#: 0-94839-063-8
PRICE: $11.95
The Holy Piby is one of the foundation writings that helped to influence the Rastafari movement. Athyli Rogers the Author of The Holy Piby is a special and unique brother with great leadership and organizing skills. He was born in Anguilla in the Caribbean and established the house of Athlyi in New Jersey in the U.S.A. and Kimberly in South Africa amongst other placess.
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DREAD
$ 9.95
TITLE: DREAD HISTORY:- Leonard P. Howell and Millenarian Visions in the Early Rastafarian Religion
AUTHOR: PROFESSOR ROBERT A. HILL
ISBN#: 0-94839-078-6
PRICE: $9.95
A Rastafarian strives to follow the life and teachings of the I- Majesty and His exemplary lifestyle; and thus seeks to obtain the freedom of all Africans and all of Africa from colonial and neo-colonial bondage. Rastafari was created by Black people for Black people in a Black context, within the confines and parameters of Black Supremacy in the geographical landscape of a former slave Island--Jamaica.
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RASTAFARI
$ 25.00
TITLE: RASTAFARI IN TRANSITION:- The Politics of Cultural Confrontation in Africa and the Caribbean (1966-1988)
AUTHOR: IKAEL TAFARI, Ph. D
ISBN#: 0-94839-083-2
PRICE: $25.00
A authentic comprehensive study of Rastafari, HIM Haile Sellassie 1 and the radical Pan-African politics of the 1970s and beyond - the first of its kind. "Dr. Tafari writes not only with the authority of a very disciplined and well-read scholar, but also with the conviction of a man who began to `manifest Rastafari` as a student of the University of the West Indies at Mona three decades ago. He has remained true to his conviction on his return to Barbados when it was grossly unpopular, and now brings into the academy a rich and compelling voice.
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ITATIONS
$ 16.95
TITLE: ITATIONS OF JAMAICA AND I RASTAFARI 1ST ITATIONS
AUTHOR: JUDAH ANBESA
ISBN#: 0-9512222-0-1
PRICE: $16.95
1st Itations of Jamaica and I Rastafari is an iconography and meditation about Jamaica and the uprising of the most fascinating controversial culture and philosophy of Rastafari.
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RASTA_ENGLAND
$ 17.95
TITLE: THE RASTAFARI MOVEMENT in ENGLAND: A Historical Report
AUTHOR: NORMAN ADAMS [JAH BLUE]
ISBN#: 0-9543025-0-8
PRICE: $17.95
This brilliant and authentic documentation traces the Rastafarian Movement in England. Set against a concise history of Jamaica and the Rastafari Doctrine, the author presents a factual chronology of events and a first-hand, eyewitness, insightful look into the Movement's development in England and it's connections with Jamaica, North America and Ethiopia / Africa
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MAJESTY
$ 15.00
TITLE: THE TESTIMONY OF HIS IMPERIAL MAJESTY: Emperor Haile Selassie 1 Defender of the Faith
AUTHOR: KARL PHILLPOTTS NAPHTALI
ISBN#: 0-9609684-1-5
PRICE: $15.00
"I find this scholarly book a landmark in the growth and development of Rastafarian Theology. It represents a new (yet ancient) faculty of interpretation based on the teachings of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie 1 and the Holy Scriptures. It should be carefully and thoughtfully read by all those seeking to understand our King and our Faith."
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MARCUS
$ 14.95
TITLE: MARCUS MOSIAH GARVEY
AUTHOR: I. JABULANI TAFARI
ISBN#: 0-96470-450-1
PRICE: $14.95
This book is a valuable tool for motivating Black people to mobilize, organize and centralize their own communities. It presents Garvey in the simplest nad most understood way yet in print opens new dimensions in Pan African perspectives and sheds much needed literary light on Garvey's vision of African redemption.
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RASTA
$ 14.95
TITLE: RASTA HEART....A Journey into One Love
AUTHOR: ROBERT ROSKIND
ISBN#: 1-56522-074-9
PRICE: $14.95
SINCE HIS PASSING IN 1981,Bob Marley's music, like triba drumming, has been sending out a message of love and freedom for all humanity. Twenty years later, Julia and Robert Roskind traveled to Jamaica to learn more about Rastafari--the people and philosophy that inspired his music. Their life-changing odyssey through the towns, villages and mountains of this beautiful island, revealed not only the Rasta way of life but an anciant mystery as well. Rasta Heart is truly a journey into One Love.
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DREADS
$ 19.95
TITLE: DREADS
AUTHOR: FRANCESCO MASTALIA & ALFONSE PAGANO
ISBN#: 1-57965-150-X
PRICE: $19.95
I couldn't imagine those black ropes in their heads were hair...natural hair to which nothing was added, not even a brushing....I wondered what such hair felt like, smelled like. What a person dreamed about at night, with hair like that spreading across the pillow...