Búsqueda de Editorial : Akashic Books

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  • What I See
    Friedman, Glen E.
    A stunning collection of the most iconic photographs ever taken of Black Flag, along with never-before-seen shots and a foreword by Chuck Dukowski. 256 jam-packed pages, over 300 photographs, and over 70% of the photos have never been seen.What I See: The Black Flag Photographs of Glen E. Friedman is an incredible compilation of all of Friedman's most iconic and recognizable im...

    $690.00 MXN

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  • DogTown
    Stecyk III, C. R. / Friedman, Glen E.
    In the early 1970s, the sport of skateboarding had so waned from its popularity in the 1960s that it was virtually nonexistent. In the DogTown area of west Los Angeles, a group of young surfers known as the Zephyr Team (Z-Boys) was experimenting with new and radical moves and styles in the water, which they translated to the street. When competition skateboarding returned in 19...

    $731.00 MXN

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  • ME
    Hoshino, Tomoyuki / Oe, Kenzaburo (afterword)
    With an afterword by Kenzaburo Oe. Translated from Japanese by Charles De Wolf.This novel centers on the "It's me" telephone scam--often targeting the elderly--that has escalated in Japan in recent years. Typically, the caller identifies himself only by saying, "Hey, it's me," and goes on to claim in great distress that he's been in an accident or lost some money with which he ...

    $293.00 MXN

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  • Home
    Jones, LeRoi
    In 2007, Akashic Books ushered Amiri Baraka back into the forefront of America’s literary consciousness with the short story collection Tales of the Out & the Gone. This reissue features a highly provocative and profoundly insightful collection of 1960s social and political essays.LeRoi Jones (now known as Amiri Baraka) is the author of numerous books of poetry, fiction, and no...

    $327.00 MXN

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  • Tales of the Out & the Gon
    Baraka, Amiri
    Comprising short fiction from the early 1970s to the twenty-first century—most of which has never been published—Tales of the Out & the Gone reflects the astounding evolution of America’s most provocative literary anti-hero.The first section of the book, “War Stories,” offers six stories enmeshed in the vola-tile politics of the 1970s and 1980s. The second section, “Tales of th...

    $343.00 MXN

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  • Moscow Noir
    Smirnova, Natalia
    The more you watch Moscow, the more it looks like a huge chameleon that keeps changing its face--and it isn't always pretty. Following Akashic Books' international success with London Noir, Delhi Noir, Paris Noir, and others, the Noir series explores this fabled and troubled city's darkest recesses.Features brand-new stories by: Alexander Anuchkin, Igor Zotov, Gleb Shulpyakov, ...

    $332.00 MXN

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  • Keep Your Eyes Open
    Friedman, Glen E / Svenonius, Ian F
    Fugazi, one of music’s most revolutionary and gloriously indefinable bands, played their first concert on September 3, 1987. The first edition of Keep Your Eyes Open: The Fugazi Photographs of Glen E. Friedman was released by Burning Flags Press exactly twenty years later. This revised edition features brand-new photos and an interview with Friedman and Fugazi singer/guitarist ...

    $674.00 MXN

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  • Cutting Edge
    Oates, Joyce Carol
    "This collection of feminist crime tales edited by the one and only Joyce Carol Oates is marketed to 'readers who are sick and tired of the status quo, or who just want to have a little bit of fun at the expense of a crumbling patriarchal society.' Well, isn't that everyone?"--CrimeReads, included in the Most Anticipated Crime Books of 2019"The 15 stories and six poems in this ...

    $360.00 MXN

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  • Godhead Complex, The
    Dashner, James
    One person's God is another person's Devil.Sadina and the islanders are up against both man and nature as they navigate their way to Alaska. There, they hope to meet the mysterious Godhead, unsure of what separates myth from truth. But the Godhead, now led by Alexandra, is fractured. Within the cracks of their sacred trinity, secrets are revealed that blur the lines of good and...

    $398.00 MXN

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  • Depeche Mode: Monument
    Burmeister, Dennis / Lange, Sascha
    Depeche Mode: Monument illustrates the amazing success story that began in 1981 and is still going strong after 100 million album sales. This book contains: information on all of the band's releases from 1981 to 2017; over a thousand images, including never-before-seen photos, concert posters, and album artwork; a special look at fan culture; interviews with stage managers, fri...

    $1,527.00 MXN

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  • The System of Dante’s Hell
    Baraka, Amiri
    This 1965 novel is a remarkable narrative of childhood and youth, structured on the themes of Dante’s Inferno: violence, incontinence, fraud, treachery. With a poet’s skill Baraka creates the atmosphere of hell, and with dramatic power he reconstructs the brutality of the black slums of Newark, a small Southern town, and New York City. The episodes contained within the novel re...

    $330.00 MXN

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  • Mr. Loverman
    Evaristo, Bernardine
    Barrington Jedidiah Walker is seventy-four and leads a double life. Born and bred in Antigua, he's lived in Hackney, London, for years. A flamboyant, wise-cracking character with a dapper taste in retro suits and a fondness for Shakespeare, Barrington is a husband, father, grandfather--and also secretly gay, lovers with his childhood friend, Morris.His deeply religious and disa...

    $310.00 MXN

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  • Controlled Decay
    Jauregui, Gabriela
    Controlled Decay, Gabriela Jauregui’s debut poetry collection, is animated by a rich sense of language’s polyglot permeability, which she uses to explore the interpenetration of manifold cultural spaces, from the sublime to the grotesque. Beautiful and wounding moments manifest in her unique lyrical and political engagement with the world.These poems emerge from points of conne...

    $327.00 MXN

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  • Black Music
    Jones, Leroi
    Black Music is a book about the brilliant young jazz musicians of the early 1960s: John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman, Cecil Taylor, Archie Shepp, Sun Ra, and others. It is composed of essays, reviews, interviews, liner notes, musical analyses, and personal impressions from 1959-1967. Also includes Amiri Baraka's reflections in a 2009 interview with Ca...

    $394.00 MXN

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