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Hattie McDaniel: Black Ambition, White Hollywood

Jill Watts - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 352 pages
An exploration of Hollywood racism as reflected in the life and career of the actress best known for her portrayal of "Mammy" in Gone with the Wind describes her denigration in ...
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A Social History of the Scotch-Irish

Carlton Jackson - History - 1999 - 224 pages
Beginning with the origins of their population in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, the author traces the Scotch-Irish development from Lowland Scotland to Northern ...
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P.S. I Love You: The Story of the Singing Hilltoppers

Carlton Jackson - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 256 pages
In 1953, the same year that Elvis Presley cut his first demo, Cash Box magazine named the Hilltoppers the top vocal group of the year. Hits such as "Trying" and "P.S. I Love ...
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Forgotten tragedy: the sinking of HMT Rohna

Carlton Jackson - History - 1997 - 207 pages
More than 1,000 American soldiers were killed on November 26, 1943 when the British troopship Rohna was hit by a German guided bomb in the Mediterranean - greatest single loss ...
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Hounds of the Road: A History of the Greyhound Bus Company

Carlton Jackson - Business & Economics - 1984 - 214 pages
The bus system that came to be known as the Greyhound Bus Company was founded by Carl Eric Wickman, an enterprising Swede of Hibbing, Minnesota. The first bus was a seven ...
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Child of the sit-downs: the revolutionary life of Genora Dollinger

Carlton Jackson - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 217 pages
Strikes affect entire communities, and in the end they need the communities' support to succeed. This was exemplified in the legendary 1937 sit-down strike in Flint, Michigan ...
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The dreadful month

Carlton Jackson - History - 1982 - 161 pages
This book is about "the dreadful month" in coal mining history in the U.S. In December 1907, 702 miners were "officially" killed from explosions. "Unofficially" at least half ...
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