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The Imperial Presidency

Arthur M. Schlesinger - History - 2004 - 624 pages
From two-time Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., comes one of the most important and influential investigations of the American presidency. The ...
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The Coming of the New Deal: 1933-1935, The Age of Roosevelt, Volume 2

Arthur M. Schlesinger - History - 2003 - 688 pages
The Coming of the New Deal, 1933-1935, volume two of Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biographer Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.’s Age of Roosevelt series, describes Franklin ...
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If the Creek Don't Rise: My Life Out West with the Last Black Widow of the ...

Rita Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 336 pages
When Rita Williams was four, her mother died in a Denver boarding house. This death delivered Rita into the care of her aunt Daisy, the last surviving African American widow of ...
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Floyd Patterson: The Fighting Life of Boxing’s Invisible Champion

W. K. Stratton - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 286 pages
"A well-researched and overdue tribute. Like one of Patterson's reliable left hooks, Stratton sharply recounts the life of an important, but often forgotten, two-time world ...
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When We Were the Kennedys: A Memoir from Mexico, Maine

Monica Wood - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 224 pages
Winner of the 2012 Sarton Memoir Award “Every few years, a memoir comes along that revitalizes the form…With generous, precise, and unsentimental prose, Monica Wood ...
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Hubert's Freaks: The Rare-Book Dealer, the Times Square Talker, and the Lost ...

Gregory Gibson - Photography - 2009 - 288 pages
From the moment Bob Langmuir, a down-and-out rare book dealer, spies some intriguing photographs in the archive of a midcentury Times Square freak show, he knows he's on to ...
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The Politics of Upheaval: 1935-1936, The Age of Roosevelt, Volume 3

Arthur M. Schlesinger - History - 2003 - 768 pages
The Politics of Upheaval, 1935-1936, volume three of Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biographer Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.’s Age of Roosevelt series, concentrates on the ...
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The Crisis of the Old Order: 1919-1933, The Age of Roosevelt, Volume 1

Arthur M. Schlesinger - History - 2003 - 576 pages
The Crisis of the Old Order, 1919-1933, volume one of Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biographer Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.’s Age of Roosevelt series, is the first of ...
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A Flame of Pure Fire: Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s

Roger Kahn - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 496 pages
Jack Dempsey was perfectly suited to the time in which he fought, the time when the United States first felt the throb of its own overwhelming power. For eight years and two ...
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The Fight in the Fields: Cesar Chavez and the Farmworkers Movement

Susan Ferriss, Ricardo Sandoval - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 352 pages
A “vivid, well-documented account of the farmworkers movement”(Philadelphia Inquirer) and its prime mover, Cesar Chavez. Edited by Diana Hembree with a foreword by Gary Soto ...
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