We The Resilient Wisdom For America From Women Born Before Suffrage

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Publisher: Luminare Press
ISBN: 1944733191
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Amid the rancor of the 2016 presidential campaign, an uplifting story captured the media's attention. A website called "I Waited 96 Years!" highlighted the voices of women born before August 1920, when the 19th Amendment gave women the right to vote. Now they were enthusiastically casting ballots to send a woman to the White House. The election's shocking result left many asking how the country could possibly overcome its division and move forward. We the Resilient offers compelling answers from those who know best: the same remarkable women, between 96 and 104 years of age, who have experienced so much and endured so long. Their wisdom offers much-needed perspective, reassurance, and inspiration at this critical moment.


American Universities And The Birth Of Modern Mormonism 1867 1940

Author: Thomas W. Simpson
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469628643
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Thomas W. Simpson chronicles the academic migration of hundreds of LDS students from the 1860s through the late 1930s, when church authority J. Reuben Clark Jr., himself a product of the Columbia University Law School, gave a reactionary ...

We Re With You

Author: Thomas S. Monson
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ISBN: 9781629722894
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Advice and encouragement from the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Courtships Of The Prophets

Author: Mary Jane Woodger
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ISBN: 9781680470413
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"... a captivating look into some of the most cherished memories of the prophets--the earliest moments of romances that endured a lifetime."--

The Book Of Negroes

Author: Lawrence Hill
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409080609
Size: 73.47 MB
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Lawrence Hill's epic novel, winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, spans three continents and six decades to bring to life a dark and shameful chapter in our history through the story of one brave and resourceful woman.

Black Feminist Thought

Author: Patricia Hill Collins
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135960135
Size: 28.31 MB
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She provides an interpretive framework for the work of such prominent Black feminist thinkers as Angela Davis, bell hooks, Alice Walker, and Audre Lorde.

A Thousand Splendid Suns

Author: Khaled Hosseini
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781594489501
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Two women born a generation apart witness the destruction of their home and family in war-torn Kabul, losses incurred over the course of thirty years that test the limits of their strength and courage.

Self Reliance And Other Essays

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486115488
Size: 65.69 MB
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In addition to title essay, this volume includes "History," "Friendship," "The Over-Soul," "The Poet" and "Experience," plus the Harvard Divinity School Address.

From Poverty To Power

Author: Duncan Green
Publisher: Oxfam
ISBN: 0855985933
Size: 80.81 MB
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Offers a look at the causes and effects of poverty and inequality, as well as the possible solutions.

E Mergency

Author: Ezra Fields-Meyer
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452110271
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Thankfully, O rolls in to try and save the day. Now E can rost up and got bottor . . . as long as ovorybody follows the rulos. Chock-full of verbal and visual puns, this zany book is sure to tickle both the brain and the funny bone.