by Ziegelman, Jane 394.1209 ZIEGELM

97 Orchard : An Edible History Of Five Immigrant Families In One New York Tenement

Jane Ziegelman explores the culinary life of immigrant Germans, Irish, Italians, and Eastern European Jews in New York's Lower East Side around the turn of the twentieth century.…

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by Levinson, Cynthia E323.092 LEVINSO

The Youngest Marcher : The Story Of Audrey Faye Hendricks, A Young Civil Rights Activist

Presents the life of nine-year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks who became the youngest known child to be arrested for picketing against Birmingham segregation practices in 1963.…

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by Chin, Jason E557.9132 CHIN

Grand Canyon

"An exploration of the Grand Canyon on a grand scale, as only Jason Chin can illustrate and explain"--…

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by Cottman, Michael H. J382.4409 COTTMAN

Shackles From The Deep : Tracing The Path Of A Sunken Slave Ship, A Bitter Past, And A Rich Legacy

Presents an investigation into the wreck of the Henrietta Marie and how it reflects the tragic history of slavery in England, West Africa, the Caribbean, and America.…

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by Hansen, Dustin J794.8 HANSEN

Game On! : Video Game History From Pong And Pac-Man To Mario, Minecraft, And More

"A middle-grade nonfiction book about the history and impact on pop culture of video games"--…

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by Macy, Sue J629.283 MACY

Motor Girls : How Women Took The Wheel And Drove Boldly Into The Twentieth Century

Presents the first generation of female motorists who drove cars for fun, profit, and to make a statement about the evolving role of women.…

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by Mihulka, Krystyna JB MIHULKA MIHULKA

Krysia : A Polish Girl's Stolen Childhood During World War II

The author describes her family's deportation to Russia during World War II and their harsh life working for two years on a remote Soviet collective farm in Kazakhstan before they were allowed to leave and became refugees in Iran.…

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by Winter, Jonah E355.8251 WINTER

The Secret Project

"The world's greatest scientists gather in a secret town in the desert to develop the atomic bomb."--…

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by Baldwin, James 323.1196 BALDWIN

I Am Not Your Negro : A Companion Edition To The Documentary Film Directed By Raoul Peck By James Baldwin ; Compiled And Introduced By Raoul Peck.

Transcript of the documentary film, I am not your negro, by Raoul Peck composed of unpublished and published writings, interviews, and letters by James Baldwin on the subject of racism in America.…

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by Spencer, Robert 955 SPENCER

The Complete Infidel's Guide To Iran

The author of "The Complete Infidel's Guide to ISIS" and "The Complete Infidel's Guide to the Koran" returns with the sharp wit and boundless courage needed to expose the oncoming storm from Iran.…

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by Ulrich, Laurel Thatcher 289.309 ULRICH

A House Full Of Females : Plural Marriage And Women's Rights In Early Mormonism, 1835-1870

Presents a revelatory and deeply intimate exploration of the world of early Mormon women that draws on nineteenth-century diaries, letters, albums, minute-books, and quilts created by first-generation Latter-Day Saints.…

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by Pascal, Janet B. J977.311 PASCAL
by Hoobler, Dorothy J979.461 HOOBLER
by Bader, Bonnie JB-KING BADER

Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

An introduction to the life Martin Luther King, Jr. Including how he organized the Montgomery Bus Boycott and African American people across the country in support of the right to vote, desegregation, and other basic civil rights.…

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by McDonough, Yona Zeldis JB-PARKS MCDONOU

Who Was Rosa Parks?

In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement."…

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by Roberts, Cokie E973.099 ROBERTS

Ladies Of Liberty : The Women Who Shaped Our Nation

Shares the stories of remarkable women who shaped American history between 1796 and 1828, including Dolley Madison, Isabella Graham, and Sacajawea.…

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by Armitage, David 355.0218 ARMITAG

Civil Wars : A History In Ideas

"A highly original history, tracing civil war, the least understood and most intractable form of organized human aggression, from Ancient Rome through the centuries to present day"--…

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by Ohler, Norman 362.2995 OHLER
by Eiseley, Loren C. 818.54 EISELEY

Eiseley : Collected Essays On Evolution, Nature, And The Cosmos.

"A paleontologist with the spirit of a poet."--publisher.…

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by Miller, Ron 629.47 MILLER

Spaceships : An Illustrated History Of The Real And The Imagined

"An illustrated guide to real and imagined spaceships, and how popular culture influenced the development of each"--…

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by Brave Bird, Mary. B-BRAVE BIRD BRAVE
by Jones, Cleve B-JONES JONES

When We Rise : My Life In The Movement

A longtime LGBTQ and AIDS activist offers an account of his life from sexually liberated 1970s San Francisco, through the AIDS crisis, and up to his present-day involvement with the marriage equality battle.…

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by Massey, Alana 305.4209 MASSEY

All The Lives I Want : Essays About My Best Friends Who Happen To Be Famous Strangers

Collects essays on her personal life and its points of contact with pop culture celebrities.…

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by Younker, J. Marin J610.973 YOUNKER

Bleed, Blister, Puke, And Purge : The Dirty Secrets Behind Early American Medicine

Bleed, Blister, Puke, and Purge exposes the extraordinary practices and major players of American medical history, from the colonial era to the late 1800s.…

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by Wagner, Tricia Martineau 305.4889 WAGNER

African American Women Of The Old West

Profiles ten African-American women pioneers in the Old West, all born before 1900.…

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by Dunbar, Erica Armstrong B JUDGE DUNBAR

Never Caught : The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit Of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge

"A revelatory account of the actions taken by the first president to retain his slaves in spite of Northern laws profiles one of the slaves, Ona Judge, describing the intense manhunt that ensued when she ran away,"--NoveList.…

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by Miller, Scott 940.5456 MILLER

Agent 110 : An American Spymaster And The German Resistance In WWII

"Presents an account of how OSS spymaster Allen Dulles led a network of disenchanted Germans in a plot to assassinate Hitler and end World War II before the invasion of opportunistic Russian forces,"--NoveList.…

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by Price, S. L. 796.3326 PRICE

Playing Through The Whistle : Steel, Football, And An American Town

"A Sports Illustrated senior writer presents a moving epic of football in industrial America, tracing the story of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania's now-shuttered steel mill, and its legendary high school football team,"--NoveList.…

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by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels 364.1523 CORNWEL

Ripper : The Secret Life Of Walter Sickert

Examines the century-old series of murders that terrorized London in the 1880s, drawing on research, state-of-the-art forensic science, and insights into the criminal mind to reveal the true identity of the infamous Jack the Ripper.…

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by Else, Jon 305.8009 ELSE

True South : Henry Hampton And Eyes On The Prize, The Landmark Television Series That Reframed The Civil Rights Movement

Presents the inside story of the making of one of the most important and influential TV shows in history and of its legacy as the film that reframed the entire history of the Civil Rights movement permanently.…

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by Akyol, Mustafa 297.2465 AKYOL

The Islamic Jesus : How The King Of The Jews Became A Prophet Of The Muslims

Looks at the Islamic view of Jesus, exploring its origins in the seventh century and how it relates to the views of the Jews and Christians of the day.…

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