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The Journey of Crazy Horse: A Lakota History
By Brand: HighBridge Company
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ean: 9781565118690, isbn: 1565118693,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
Most of the world remembers Crazy Horse as a peerless warrior who brought the U.S. Army to its knees at the Battle of Little Bighorn. But to his fellow Lakota Indians, he was a dutiful son and humble fighting man who-with valor, spirit, respect, and ...
The Far Away Brothers: Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life
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ean: 9781101906200, isbn: 9781101906200,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
The deeply reported story of identical twin brothers who escape El Salvador's violence to build new lives in California—fighting to survive, to stay, and to belong.Growing up in rural El Salvador in the wake of the civil war, the United States was ...
Ida: A Sword Among Lions: Ida B. Wells and the Campaign Against Lynching
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780060797362, isbn: 9780060797362,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Heralded as a landmark achievement upon publication, Ida: A Sword Among Lions is a sweeping narrative about a country and a crusader embroiled in the struggle against lynching—a practice that imperiled not only the lives of black men and women, but...
My Mother's Rules: A Practical Guide to Becoming an Emotional Genius
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mpn: 9781932841220, ean: 9781932841220, isbn: 1932841229,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
In this unique, profoundly inspirational memoir, Divorce Court star Judge Lynn Toler shares her mother’s wisdom for learning to conquer anger and become immune to insult. Toler credits her mother’s rules” for life a life that saw her grow ...
Pure Land: A True Story of Three Lives, Three Cultures and the Search for Heaven on Earth
By Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781978624221, isbn: 1978624220,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Pure Land is the story of the most brutal murder in the history of the Grand Canyon and how McGivney's quest to investigate the victim's life and death wound up guiding the author through her own life-threatening crisis. On this journey stretching fr...
Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny
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ean: 9780525498988, isbn: 0525498982,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Another history pageturner from the authors of the #1 bestsellers George Washington's Secret Six and Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates.The War of 1812 saw America threatened on every side. Encouraged by the British, Indian tribes attacked s...
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Norton Critical Editions)
By W. W. Norton & Company
mpn: new-Nov09usbook-2017-c115450, ean: 9780393976373, isbn: 9780393976373,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is the first full-length narrative written by a former woman slave in America. The text is that of the 1861 first edition. Contexts includes contemporary responses to Incidents, selections from Jacobs's other pub...
Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
By Crown Publishing Group NY
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mpn: 9780307383419, ean: 9780307383419, isbn: 0307383415,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Nine years before the Senate campaign that made him one of the most influential and compelling voices in American politics, Barack Obama published this lyrical, unsentimental, and powerfully affecting memoir, which became a #1 New York Times bestsell...
No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America
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ean: 9781568589480, isbn: 1568589484,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
From a leading journalist and activist comes a brave, beautifully wrought memoir.When Darnell Moore was fourteen, three boys from his neighborhood tried to set him on fire. They cornered him while he was walking home from school, harassed him because...
A Land So Strange: The Epic Journey of Cabeza de Vaca
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
The extraordinary tale of a shipwrecked Spaniard who walked across America in the sixteenth centuryIn 1527, a mission set out from Spain to colonize Florida. But the expedition went horribly wrong: delayed by a hurricane and knocked off course by a c...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Abridged Audio Edition)
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ean: 9780679451730, isbn: 0679451730,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide. Her life story is told in the documentary film And Still I Rise, as seen on PBS’s American Masters.Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as c...
Reading with Patrick: A Teacher, a Student, and a Life-Changing Friendship
By Random House Trade Paperbacks
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ean: 9780812987140, isbn: 0812987144,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
"Penetrating, haunting ... In all of the literature addressing education, race, poverty, and criminal justice, there has been nothing quite like Reading with Patrick."--James Forman, Jr. and Arthur Evenchik, The Atlantic Recently graduated from ...
Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge
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ean: 9781501126413, isbn: 1501126415,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Finalist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction A startling and eye-opening look into America’s First Family, Never Caught is the powerful story about a daring woman of “extraordinary grit” (The Philadelphia Inquirer).When George Washingto...
Never Stop Walking: A Memoir of Finding Home Across the World
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ean: 9781503900967, isbn: 1503900967,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
An extraordinary memoir of one woman’s fight to find her true self between the life into which she was born and the one she was given.Christiana Mara Coelho was born into extreme poverty in Brazil. After spending the first seven years of her life w...
My Life with Earth, Wind & Fire
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mpn: 9780062329158, ean: 9780062329158, isbn: 0062329154,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
The late Grammy-winning founder of the legendary pop/R&B/soul/funk/disco group tells his story and charts the rise of his legendary band in this sincere memoir that captures the heart and soul of an artist whose groundbreaking sound continues to infl...
Where the Bird Sings Best
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ean: 9781632060952, isbn: 9781632060952,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
The magnum opus from Alejandro Jodorowsky—director of The Holy Mountain, star of Jodorowsky’s Dune, spiritual guru behind Psychomagic and The Way of Tarot, innovator behind classic comics The Incal and Metabarons, and legend of Latin American lit...
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave
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ean: 9780525563006, isbn: 0525563008,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
A new Vintage Classics edition of the abolitionist leader’s classic autobiography. This dramatic autobiography of the early life of an American slave was first published in 1845, when its young author had just achieved his freedom. Frederick Dougl...
The Bookseller of Kabul
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mpn: 9780316159418, ean: 9780316159418, isbn: 0316159417,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
This mesmerizing portrait of a proud man who, through three decades and successive repressive regimes, heroically braved persecution to bring books to the people of Kabul has elicited extraordinary praise throughout the world and become a phenomenal ...
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