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Dancing the Dream: In His Own Words
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback
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This is reissue of Michael Jackson's second book, first published in 1992. 'People ask me how I make music. I tell them I just step into it. It's like stepping into a river and joining the flow. Every moment in the river has its song. So, I stay in the moment and listen' - Michael Jackson (1958 - 20...

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Walking to Pencarrow
by Michael Jackson ~ Softcover

MICHAEL JACKSON (b.1940) has been described as “one of [New Zealand's] most astute, humane, idiosyncratic, neglected and perdurable writers” (Martin Edmond). His poetry is characterised by its cosmopolitan range, its conceptual depth, lyrical concision, and craftsmanship. He has spent most of his li...

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Moonwalk
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback
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The #1 "New York Times" bestseller! Michael Jackson's one and only autobiography - "his "life, in "his "words. With original Foreword by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, a new Introduction by Motown founder Berry Gordy, and an Afterword by Michael Jackson's editor and publ...

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Moonwalk
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback
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Michael Jackson's one and only autobiography- the King of Pop in his own words. Moonwalk is the only book about his life that Michael Jackson ever wrote. It chronicles his humble beginnings in the Midwest, his early days with the Jackson 5, and his unprecedented solo success. Giving absolutely unriv...

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Malt Whisky Companion
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

A new and updated edition of the classic, definitive guide to malt whiskies, written by the late Michael Jackson and updated by whisky experts Dominic Roskrow and Gavin D. Smith. The fully revised 7th edition of the Malt Whisky Companion will teach you everything you want to know about your favouri...

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Michael Jackson Guitar Tab Anthology
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

(Guitar Recorded Versions). The first ever guitar tab songbook featuring the greatest hits of the late great Michael Jackson. Includes: Beat It * Billie Jean * Rock with You * Thriller * Smooth Criminal * Wanna Be Startin' Something * many more.

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The Essential Michael Jackson
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook). P/V/G arrangements for 38 of Michael Jackson's best-loved songs. Titles: I Want You Back * ABC * The Love You Save * Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground) * Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough * Rock with You * The Girl Is Mine * Billie Jean * Beat It * Thriller * Bad...

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Galapagos
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback

La edicion de esta traduccion ha sido revisada y actualizada exhaustivamente por el autor. El texto es facil de usar y detalla la historia natural de las plantas y animales encontrados en las Islas Galapagos; Una Hisotria Natural Ademas de la lista de animales, se incluye una lista de las plantas do...

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Midwinter at Walden Pond
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

An ice-bound New England pond - utterly still, though racked with sub-glacial groans - serves as an image of a mind overwhelmed one moment by troubling memories, the next by the peace that passes all understanding. In his new collection, Michael Jackson explores the impact on a poet's consciousness ...

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Whisky
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

In this sumptuous coffee-table guide from the world's bestselling whisky writer, Michael Jackson reveals the secrets of the aromas and flavours found in whisky, the stories behind great distilleries around the world, and offers his expert tasting notes for their must-try whiskies. Unrivalled cover...

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Plant Genetic Resources
by Brian V. Ford-Lloyd ~ Paperback / softback

This book was originally published in paperback in 1991, during a time of growing global concern over the loss of gene resources in crop plants. The future was seen as being dependent on their immediate conservation and effective use by plant breeders. The text is aimed at providing a comprehensive ...

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Beyond the Battle
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback

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Children of a Darker Path
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback

Experience every emotion known to man as these journals of journey's you've taken. Those you have not and those you would never want to. From the mouths of babes comes the accounts of things you'd love to hear and the last thing you would want known!

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The Other Shore
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

In this book, ethnographer and poet Michael Jackson addresses the interplay between modes of writing, modes of understanding, and modes of being in the world. Drawing on literary, anthropological and autobiographical sources, he explores writing as a technics akin to ritual, oral storytelling, magic...

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Whiskey
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

Discover the secrets of whiskey's aromas and flavors, the stories behind great distilleries, and expert tasting notes in this updated edition originated by one of the most highly respected commentators in the whiskey world, Michael Jackson. From grain to glass, Whiskey tells you everything and anyt...

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How Lifeworlds Work
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

Michael Jackson has spent much of his career elaborating his rich conception of lifeworlds, mining his ethnographic and personal experience for insights into how our subjective and social lives are mutually constituted. In How Lifeworlds Work, Jackson draws on years of ethnographic fieldwork in West...

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Allegories of the Wilderness
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

... a model of judiciousness and integrative analysis... " -Research in African Literatures Poet and anthropologist Michael Jackson brings to this study of the folktales of the Kuranko people of Sierra Leone a sensitivity to the philosophical nuances of literature.Author BiographyMichael D. Jackson...

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Antipodes
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

This collection of poems is lucid and simple. They are short poems with a variety of settings, including Australia, Sudan, Turkey and New Zealand. The author writes of brief incidents or sudden memories which pose paradoxes or flash illuminations.

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Beyond the Battle
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

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As Wide as the World Is Wise
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

Philosophy and anthropology have long debated questions of difference: rationality versus irrationality, abstraction versus concreteness, modern versus premodern. What if these disciplines instead focused on the commonalities of human experience? Would this effort bring philosophers and anthropologi...

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The Other Shore
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

In this book, ethnographer and poet Michael Jackson addresses the interplay between modes of writing, modes of understanding, and modes of being in the world. Drawing on literary, anthropological and autobiographical sources, he explores writing as a technic akin to ritual, oral storytelling, magic ...

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Things As They Are
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

The real beauty of this book is that the thinking does not stop... deep in the thickets of philosophic references. Instead, true to the spirit of phenomoenology, we are provided with provocative accounts of how such thinking flows in contemporary anthropological practice." -XCP - Cross Cultural Poet...

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The Wherewithal of Life
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

The Wherewithal of Life engages with current developments in the anthropology of ethics and migration studies to explore in empirical depth and detail the life experiences of three young men - a Ugandan migrant in Copenhagen, a Burkina Faso migrant in Amsterdam, and a Mexican migrant in Boston - in ...

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In Jamaica We Say
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

This book will make you think out loud and sometimes laugh. All cultures think alike, but governs a little different through respect, love, and happiness means. In Jamaica, one love or Jah love means true love and at the same time if you feel disrespected you will be annoyed. To every Jamaica...

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Critique of Identity Thinking
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

Recent world-wide political developments have persuaded many people that we are again living in what Hannah Arendt called "dark times." Jackson's response to this age of uncertainty is to remind us how much experience falls outside the concepts and categories we habitually deploy in rendering life m...

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Existential Anthropology
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

Inspired by existential thought, but using ethnographic methods, Michael Jackson explores a variety of compelling topics, including 9/11, episodes from the war in Sierra Leone and its aftermath, the marginalization of indigenous Australians, the application of new technologies, mundane forms of ritu...

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The Game before the Money
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

The Game before the Money recounts the National Football League's story and the evolution of America's most popular sport in the vivid words of men who built the NFL. This unprecedented look at football history from the players' perspective combines the stories of icons such as Frank Gifford and Bar...

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The Work of Art
by Michael Jackson ~ Hardback

How are we to think of works of art? Rather than treat art as an expression of individual genius, market forces, or aesthetic principles, Michael Jackson focuses on how art effects transformations in our lives. Art opens up transitional, ritual, or utopian spaces that enable us to reconcile inward i...

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Lifeworlds
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

Michael Jackson's "Lifeworlds" is a masterful collection of essays, the culmination of a career aimed at understanding the relationship between anthropology and philosophy. Seeking the truths that are found in the interstices between examiner and examined, world and word, and body and mind, and taki...

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Minima Ethnographica
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

The postmodern opposition between theory and lived reality has led in part to an anthropological turn to "dialogic" or "reflexive" approaches. Michael Jackson claims these approaches are hardly radical, as they still drift into such abstractions as "society" or "culture". This text proposes an exist...

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Engineering a cathedral - Durham
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

Engineering a cathedral offers professional engineers, architects and interested lay people a unique opportunity to study the construction of one of the worlds finest buildings. Durham cathedral celebrates its 900th anniversary in 1993 and to mark the event a group of engineers have applied their mo...

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Prisoners of Isolation
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback

What is it really like in 'the hole'? On what basis do prison officials employ the most drastic of carceral punishments - solitary confinement - and to what effect? Michael Jackson, lawyer, professor, activist, made a point of finding out. Approached in 1974 by a group of prisoners in the British ...

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Machiavelliana
by Michael Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

In Machiavelliana Michael Jackson and Damian Grace offer a comprehensive study of the uses and abuses of Niccolo Machiavelli's name in society generally and in academic fields distant from his intellectual origins. It assesses the appropriation of Machiavelli in didactic works in management, social ...

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