An Evil Day In Georgia

Author: Robert Neil Smith
Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN: 1621900940
Size: 51.87 MB
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"Follows a homicide case committed in Georgia in 1927 from the crime to the executions of those convicted of the crime almost a year later.

Killing Hope

Author: William Blum
Publisher: Zed Books
ISBN: 9781842773697
Size: 44.91 MB
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Each chapter of the book covers a year in which the author takes one particular country case and tells the story - and each case throws light on particular US tactics of intervention.

Crime Shame And Reintegration

Author: John Braithwaite
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521356688
Size: 25.27 MB
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This book, a contribution to general criminological theory, suggests that the key to why some societies have higher crime rates than others lies in the way different cultures go about the social process of shaming wrongdoers.

Fuelling The Empire

Author: John J. Stephens
Publisher: Wiley
Size: 57.98 MB
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In Fuelling the Empire John J. Stephens explains how this tragedy came to happen and how it shaped the future of South Africa for many years to come.

The Leo Frank Case

Author: Leonard Dinnerstein
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820331791
Size: 70.55 MB
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In his preface to the revised edition, Leonard Dinnerstein discusses the ongoing cultural impact of the Frank affair.

Engineering Victory

Author: Justin S. Solonick
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809333929
Size: 39.12 MB
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In this illuminating volume, Justin S. Solonick offers the first detailed study of how Grant’s midwesterners serving in the Army of the Tennessee engineered the siege of Vicksburg, placing the event within the broader context of U.S. and ...

Beyond The Revolution

Author: William H. Goetzmann
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786744235
Size: 60.43 MB
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In Beyond the Revolution, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian William H. Goetzmann tells the story of America's greatest thinkers and creators, from Paine and Jefferson to Melville and William James, showing how they built upon and battled one ...

On The East West Slope

Author: Attila Melegh
Publisher: Central European University Press
ISBN: 9789637326240
Size: 79.76 MB
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The book analyzes the historical change in East-West discourses from a modernizationist type to a new/old civilizational one. In addition, this is one of the first attempts to link post-colonial analysis to developments in Eastern Europe.

The Big Sandy Valley

Author: William Ely
Publisher: Heritage Books
ISBN: 155613052X
Size: 39.85 MB
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Consists primarily of biographical and genealogical sketches of the families of the Kentucky counties - Boyd, Lawrence, Elliott, Morgan, Magoffin, Martin, Floyd, Johnson, Pike, Perry, and Knox.