Simon Broughton, Mark Ellingham - Music - 2000 - 720 pages
Divided by region and subregion, this volume examines the indigenous music of different countries, its current status, major performers, and special instruments.
Erik J. Zürcher - History - 2004 - 418 pages
Building upon and updating its twin themes, this revised edition focuses on Turkey's continuing incorporation into the capitalist world and the modernization of state and society.
Simon Broughton - Music - 1994 - 697 pages
Divided by region and subregion, this volume examines the indigenous music of different countries, its current status, major performers, and special instruments
Theodor Herzl - History - 1946 - 160 pages
Influential 1896 polemic by the father of modern Zionism discusses political and historic rationales for a Jewish homeland. Excellent translation includes an Introduction by ...
Frank Tenaille - History - 2002 - 305 pages
Tells the story of African popular music, or Afropop, and its relationship to Africa's social and political milieu over the past 50 years, by presenting in-depth portraits of ...
Philip Briggs - Travel - 2009 - 614 pages
While the world taps its feet, Ethiopia breakdances with its shoulders - and Bradt's Ethiopia is the most thorough guide available to this vibrant land of majestic landscapes ...
Gary Stewart - Music - 2003 - 436 pages
Rumba on the River presents a snapshot of an era when the currents of tradition and modernization collided to produce a unique music along the banks of the Congo River. It is ...