by Blain, Keisha N. B HAMER BLAIN

Until I Am Free : Fannie Lou Hamer's Enduring Message To America

"Until I Am Free explores the political ideas and philosophies of civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer"--…

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by Chang, Jeff 306.4842 CHANG
by Schatz, Kate 303.484 SCHATZ

Rad American History A-z : Movements & Moments That Demonstrate The Power Of The People

"From the New York Times bestselling team behind Rad American Women A-Z comes an illustrated collection of radical and transformative political, social, and cultural movements in American history"--…

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by Putnam, Robert D. 306.0973 PUTNAM

Bowling Alone : The Collapse And Revival Of American Community

Shows how changes in work, family structure, women's roles, and other factors have caused people to become increasingly disconnected from family, friends, neighbors, and democratic structures--and how they may reconnect.…

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by Brimner, Larry Dane J344.7949 BRIMNER

Without Separation : Prejudice, Segregation, And The Case Of Roberto Alvarez

The author recounts the real-life events leading up to and surrounding the 1931 Superior Court of California school desegregation case of Roberto Alvarez v. the Board of Trustees of the Lemon Grove School District, Lemon Grove, California.…

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by Driscoll, Laura E771.3 DRISCOL

Camera

"A nonfiction "biography" of the camera, an everyday object that has become ubiquitous, starting with its origins with the discovery of certain properties of light and up through the development of the digital camera"--…

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by Houran, Lori Haskins E617.7522 HOURAN
by Houran, Lori Haskins E629.2272 HOURAN

Bicycle

"A nonfiction "biography" of the bicycle, an everyday object that has become ubiquitous, starting with its possible origins after the eruption of Mount Tambora and up through modern bicycles to suit every rider"--…

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by Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner E621.326 ZOEHFEL

Light Bulb

"A nonfiction "biography" of the light bulb from the electric precursors like the arc lamp to Thomas Edison's invention and beyond to current innovations in light bulb technology"--…

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by Rubin, Jennifer 320.082 RUBIN

Resistance : How Women Saved Democracy From Donald Trump

From the White House to Congress, from activists to protestors, from liberals to conservatives, a Washington Post columnist presents the first comprehensive portrait of women's historic political surge provoked by the horror of President Trump.…

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by Oller, John 363.2097 OLLER

Rogues' Gallery : The Birth Of Modern Policing And Organized Crime In Gilded Age New York

"From the beginnings of big-city police work to the rise of the Mafia, Rogues' Gallery is a colorful and captivating history of crime and punishment in the bustling streets of Old New York"--…

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by Saphier, Nicole 362.1962 SAPHIER

Panic Attack : Playing Politics With Science In The Fight Against COVID-19

"In Panic Attack, nationally bestselling author and physician Nicole Saphier uncovers the hypocrisy and hysteria which has characterized so much of the American pandemic response"--…

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by Boccaletti, Giulio 909 BOCCALE
by Prager, Joshua 342.7308 PRAGER

The Family Roe : An American Story

Reports on the Supreme Court's most divisive case, Roe v. Wade, and the unknown lives at its heart.…

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by Jager, Eric 394.8094 JAGER

The Last Duel A True Story Of Crime, Scandal, And Trial By Combat

"The gripping true story of the duel to end all duels in medieval France as a resolute knight defends his wife's honor against the man she accuses of a heinous crime."--Back cover.…

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by Busby, Jill Louise B BUSBY BUSBY

Unfollow Me : Essays On Complicity

"A social media star struggles with her online persona and the perks it has brought her."--Kirkusreviews.com.…

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by Dunbar-Ortiz, Roxanne 305.8009 DUNBAR

Not "a Nation Of Immigrants" : Settler Colonialism, White Supremacy, And A History Of Erasure And Exclusion

"The common assumption that the United States is a "nation of immigrants" camouflages the reality that the US is a colonialist settler state"--…

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by Siegel, Matt 394.12 SIEGEL

The Secret History Of Food : Strange But True Stories About The Origins Of Everything We Eat

Exploring cultural, scientific, sexual, and culinary substructures, this essential read for all foodies, at turns both funny and fascinating, looks at the little-known history surrounding food.…

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by Cherry-Paul, Sonja J305.8009 CHERRY

Stamped (for Kids) : Racism, Antiracism, And You

"A chapter book adaptation of Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning "Stamped from the Beginning."--…

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by Standage, Tom 388.09 STANDAG

A Brief History Of Motion : From The Wheel, To The Car, To What Comes Next

A look at the history of human transportation, from the invention of the wheel through the era of horsepower, trains, and bicycles, revealing how transportation inevitably shapes civilization.…

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by Williams, Olivia 647.9409 WILLIAM

The Secret Life Of The Savoy

"The captivating story of the famed Savoy Hotel's founders, told through three generations--and one hundred years--of glamour and high society."--Amazon.com…

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by Coulombe, Joe 658.4009 COULOMB

Becoming Trader Joe : How I Did Business My Way And Still Beat The Big Guys

Build an iconic shopping experience that your customers love--and a work environment that your employees love being a part of--using this blueprint from Trader Joe's visionary founder, Joe Coulombe.…

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by Manaugh, Geoff 614.46 MANAUGH

Until Proven Safe : The History And Future Of Quarantine

"Journalists Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley explore the history and future of quarantine, from the Black Death to Big Data"--…

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by Sjursen, Daniel A. 973 SJURSEN

A True History Of The United States : Indigenous Genocide, Racialized Slavery, Hyper-capitalism, Militarist Imperialism, And Other Overlooked Aspects Of American Exceptionalism

A combat veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan examines the history of the United States through an alternate lens that emphasizes our history of slavery, indigenous genocide, and militarist imperialism to present a more balanced view of the American story.…

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306.76 QUEER

The Queer Bible : Essays

A love letter to the queer community, an essay collection follows contemporary queer icons as they pay homage to those who helped pave their paths, including Susan Sontag, David Bowie, RuPaul, Divine, and George Michael.…

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by Hererra, Hayden B HERERRA HERERRA

Upper Bohemia : A Memoir

"A coming-of-age memoir by the daughter of privileged, artistic, hard-drinking, bohemian parents, set against a backdrop of 1950s New York, Cape Cod, and Mexico"--…

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by Hoffman, Peter B HOFFMAN HOFFMAN

What's Good : A Memoir In Fourteen Ingredients

An influential chef and food thinker combines personal stories with explorations into the cultural, historical and botanical backstories of the food we eat and the ingredients we use.…

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by Sohn, Amy B COMSTOCK SOHN

The Man Who Hated Women : Sex, Censorship, And Civil Liberties In The Gilded Age

"A narrative history about Anthony Comstock, US Postal Inspector and vice hunter, and the remarkable women who opposed him"--…

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by Hendricks, Obery M. 261.8097 HENDRIC

Christians Against Christianity : How Right-wing Evangelicals Are Destroying Our Nation And Our Faith

"Shows the many ways today's right-wing evangelical Christianity is the antithesis of the message of Jesus, and how their dangerous and false of the Christian faith is destroying both the faith and American society"--…

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by McAnulty, Dara B MCANULTY MCANULT

Diary Of A Young Naturalist

"From sixteen-year-old Dara McAnulty, a globally renowned figure in the youth climate activist movement, comes a memoir about loving the natural world and fighting to save it"--…

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by Strathern, Paul 945.51 STRATHE

The Florentines : From Dante To Galileo : The Transformation Of Western Civilization

Examines the cultural transformation characterized by an increasing emphasis on humanism that emerged in the city of Florence between the birth of Dante in 1265 and the death of Galileo in 1642, and its role in the Renaissance.…

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by Tresch, John B POE TRESCH

The Reason For The Darkness Of The Night : Edgar Allan Poe And The Forging Of American Science

"A biography of Edgar Allan Poe with an emphasis on his engagement with the scientists and scientific discoveries of his era"--…

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by Wilkinson, Josephine 944.033 WILKINS

The Man In The Iron Mask : The True Story Of Europe's Most Famous Prisoner

The truth behind the mystery of European history's most famous prisoner. It is time his story was retold for a new audience.…

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by Hawley, Josh 322.3097 HAWLEY
by Marlow, Alex 302.2309 MARLOW

Breaking The News : Exposing The Establishment Media's Hidden Deals And Secret Corruption

"From the editor in chief of Breitbart News, a firsthand account of how the establishment media became weaponized against Donald Trump and his supporters on behalf of the political left"--…

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by Chang, Jung 920.051 CHANG
by Anderson, Carol 323.1196 ANDERSO

The Second : Race And Guns In A Fatally Unequal America

Investigates the history and impact of the Second Amendment, how it was designed, and how it has been constructed from the start to keep African Americans powerless and vulnerable.…

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by Takaki, Ronald T. J305.8009 TAKAKI

A Different Mirror For Young People : A History Of Multicultural America

Focusing on a variety of groups-Jews, Chinese, Japanese, Africans, Irish, Mexicans, Afghans, Vietnamese, and more-this volume tells America's story through the millions of people who came here seeking the opportunity.…

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by Nudson, Rae 646.72 NUDSON

All Made Up : The Power And Pitfalls Of Beauty Culture, From Cleopatra To Kim Kardashian

"Examines how people use makeup as a strategy and a coping mechanism to get by in a world not made for them"--…

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by Koresky, Michael 791.4309 KORESKY

Films Of Endearment : A Mother, A Son And The '80s Films That Defined Us

A successful film critic reflects on his dynamic mother and the '80s movies they shared together, in a meditation on loss and resilience and a celebration of the special bond between mothers and their sons.…

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by Smith, Clint 973.0496 SMITH

How The Word Is Passed : A Reckoning With The History Of Slavery Across America

Examines the legacy of slavery by highlighting the continued preservation of monuments and landmarks that hold violent and racist symbolism.…

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