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101 Living Rooms: Stylish Room Solutions

Julie Saville - Architecture - 2003 - 224 pages
Arranged by style, offers information, advice, and design tips on lighting, color, accessories, and flooring for one hundred and one living rooms, ranging from country and ...
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Harvesting Freedom: African American Agrarianism in Civil War Era South Carolina

Akiko Ochiai - History - 2004 - 289 pages
Details the triumphs and failures of freedpeople in their struggles to claim their own lands on which their forefathers had toiled and died.
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A Hard Fight for We: Women's Transition from Slavery to Freedom in South ...

Leslie Ann Schwalm - History - 1997 - 394 pages
Winner of the Willie Lee Rose Publication Prize, the Southern Association of Women Historians, 1998. The courage and vigor with which African-American women fought for their ...
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Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men: The Ideology of the Republican Party Before ...

Eric Foner - History - 1995 - 353 pages
Presents a significant reevaluation of the causes of the Civil War.
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A Living Wage: American Workers and the Making of Consumer Society

Lawrence B. Glickman - Business & Economics - 1999 - 240 pages
The labor movement's response to wages shows how American workers negotiated the transition from artisan to consumer, opening up new political possibilities for organized ...
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Roots of Reform: Farmers, Workers, and the American State, 1877-1917

Elizabeth Sanders - Business & Economics - 1999 - 532 pages
Roots of Reform offers a sweeping revision of our understanding of the rise of the regulatory state in the late nineteenth century. Sanders argues that politically mobilized ...
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The Workers' Movement in the United States, 1879-1885

August Sartorius von Waltershausen, David Montgomery, Marcel van der Linden - Business & Economics - 2006 - 264 pages
August Sartorius von Waltershausen (1852–1938) was an eminent German economist who visited the United States at the beginning of the 1880s and wrote a series of articles on the ...
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The Production of Difference: Race and the Management of Labor in U.S. History

David R. Roediger, Elizabeth D. Esch - Business & Economics - 2012 - 286 pages
Centering on race and empire, this book revolutionizes the history of management. From slave management to U.S. managers functioning as transnational experts on managing ...
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Borderlands of Slavery: The Struggle Over Captivity and Peonage in the ...

William S. Kiser - History - 2017 - 280 pages
It is often taken as a simple truth that the Civil War and the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution ended slavery in the United States. In the Southwest, however, two ...
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