The Wilmington Ten

Author: Kenneth Robert Janken
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469624842
Size: 47.33 MB
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Grounded in extensive interviews, newly declassified government documents, and archival research, this book thoroughly examines the 1971 events and the subsequent movement for justice that strongly influenced the wider African American ...

Through Survivors Eyes

Author: Sally A. Bermanzohn
Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press
ISBN: 9780826514394
Size: 70.73 MB
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In passionate first-person accounts, Through Survivors' Eyes tells the story of the six survivors of the Greensboro Massacre in 1979.

Rot Riot And Rebellion

Author: Rex Bowman
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813934710
Size: 15.12 MB
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Yet what many don’t know is that Jefferson’s university almost failed. In Rot, Riot, and Rebellion, award-winning journalists Rex Bowman and Carlos Santos offer a dramatic re-creation of the university’s early struggles.

The Gulf The Making Of An American Sea

Author: Jack E. Davis
Publisher: Liveright Publishing
ISBN: 0871408678
Size: 77.49 MB
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And so, in this rich and original work that explores the Gulf through our human connection with the sea, environmental historian Jack E. Davis finally places this exceptional region into the American mythos in a sweeping history that ...

For Sale American Paradise

Author: Willie Drye
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 149301899X
Size: 24.51 MB
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Winner of the Independent Publisher Book Awards Silver Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction in the Southwest The story of how Florida became entwined with Americans’ 20th-century hopes, dreams and expectations, and how it was the site of ...

The Grand Idea

Author: Joel Achenbach
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780684848570
Size: 24.17 MB
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The Grand Idea is the story of Washington's ambitions for the brand-new republic that he had fought so hard to create.

Triumphant Warrior

Author: Wayne Moore
ISBN: 9780615978154
Size: 73.30 MB
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Triumphant Warrior is an incredible and compelling story of how Wayne Moore found strength through struggle after finding himself in prison for protesting the institutionalized racial discrimination and hostilities surrounding court-ordered ...

Walter White

Author: Kenneth Robert Janken
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 9780807857809
Size: 59.16 MB
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Walter White (1893-1955) was among the nation's preeminent champions of civil rights.

The Politics Of Injustice

Author: Katherine Beckett
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452262918
Size: 49.32 MB
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The Politics of Injustice: Crime and Punishment in America, Second Edition is the first book to make widely accessible the new research on crime as a political and cultural issue.

The River Where America Began

Author: Bob Deans
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 0742564894
Size: 40.56 MB
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The River Where America Began takes readers on a journey along the James River from the earliest days of civilization nearly 15,000 years ago through the troubled English settlement at Jamestown and finishes with Lincoln's tour of the ...