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The Journey of Crazy Horse: A Lakota History
ean: 9780670033553, isbn: 0670033553,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
A leading Lakota historian and storyteller offers a lively portrait of Crazy Horse, the era in which he lived, and his legacy, drawing on his own culture's oral tradition and firsthand research to capture diverse aspects of Crazy Horse's life, from...
Book of Black Heroes: Scientists, Healers, and Inventors (Volume 3)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780940975972, isbn: 0940975971,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews
In this volume of the popular Book of Black Heroes series, readers will learn about the many contributions Black men and women have made in the areas of science, medicine and creative invention. Short entry biological sketches herald the ground break...
Life In New York: How I Learned to Love Squeegee Men, Token Suckers, Trash Twisters, and Subway Sharks
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ean: 9781936218158, isbn: 1936218151,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Winner of: 2015 Seven Sister Books Award, NonfictionLaura Pedersen, author of bestseller Play Money and award-winning Buffalo Gal, serves up a hilarious memoir about three decades of city life. Originally from Buffalo, NY, friends thought the seve...
Black Like Me
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ean: 9781606869499, isbn: 9781606869499,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 99 reviews
The author tells of this experiences after he darkened his skin and traveled through the South in order to find out how it feels to be black....
The Newcomers: Finding Refuge, Friendship, and Hope in America
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ean: 9781501159107, isbn: 1501159100,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
From the award-winning author of Soldier Girls and Just Like Us, an “extraordinary” (The Denver Post) account of refugee teenagers at a Denver public high school and their compassionate teacher and “a reminder that in an era of nativism, some A...
Richard Pryor: The Life and Legacy of a Crazy Black Man
By Indiana University Press
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ean: 9780253220110, isbn: 0253220114,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
Richard Pryor is an American icon whose name evokes irreverent humor, social critique, and a perplexing degree of self-agonized genius. This anthology captures in one volume the spirit, zest, and cultural impact of Pryor's complex artistry. Audrey T...
Eli Reed: A Long Walk Home
By University of Texas Press
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mpn: 9780292748576, ean: 9780292748576, isbn: 0292748574,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
Award-winning documentary photographer Eli Reed's "long walk" has been a journey that has taken him from a low-income housing project in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, to Harvard University and to membership in the elite international photojournalists' c...
Never Stop Walking: A Memoir of Finding Home Across the World
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ean: 9781503900967, isbn: 1503900967,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 96 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...
A Land So Strange: The Epic Journey of Cabeza de Vaca
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mpn: P, ean: 9780465068418, isbn: 0465068413,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 116 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...
The Dream Is Freedom: Pauli Murray and American Democratic Faith
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780199744817, isbn: 0199744815,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
Pauli Murray (1910-1985) was a poet, lawyer, activist, and priest, as well as a significant figure in the civil rights and women's movements. Throughout her careers and activism, Murray espoused faith in an American democracy that is partially prese...
My Life with Earth, Wind & Fire
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mpn: 9780062329158, ean: 9780062329158, isbn: 0062329154,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 10 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...
So Close to Being the Sh*t, Y'all Don't Even Know
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ean: 9781250109347, isbn: 1250109345,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
In her hilarious book of essays, Parks and Recreation star Retta shares the stories that led to her success in Hollywood.In So Close to Being the Sh*t, Y’all Don’t Even Know, Parks and Recreation star Retta takes us on her not-so-meteoric rise fr...
Hotel Kid: A Times Square Childhood
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ean: 9781589880184, isbn: 1589880188,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
"Funny, poignant, sad and wistful…This is a very fine bookabout a person, and a city, growing up."Philadelphia Inquirer"This delightful yet poignant memoir is highly recommended for both public and academic libraries."Library Journal (starre...
Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge
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ean: 9781501126413, isbn: 1501126415,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 106 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...
Diary of a Christian Soldier: Rufus Kinsley and the Civil War
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521823340, isbn: 052182334X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
Rufus Kinsley was a farmer from rural Vermont who became an officer in one of the nation's first and most famous black regiments during the Civil War. Diary of a Christian Soldier offers a meticulous reconstruction of Kinsley's life and an annotate...
Things That Make White People Uncomfortable
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ean: 9781608468935, isbn: 1608468933,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Michael Bennett is a Super Bowl Champion, a three-time Pro Bowl defensive end, a fearless activist, a feminist, a grassroots philanthropist, an organizer, and a change maker. He's also one of the most scathingly humorous athletes on the planet, and ...
Minority Leader: How to Lead from the Outside and Make Real Change
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ean: 9781250191298, isbn: 1250191297,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
A personal and empowering blueprint―from one of America’s rising Democratic stars―for outsiders who seek to become the ones in chargeLeadership is hard. Convincing others―and often yourself―that you possess the answers and are capable of wo...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Abridged Audio Edition)
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ean: 9780679451730, isbn: 0679451730,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 31 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...