Before Brown

Author: Gary M. Lavergne
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292722001
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This book tells the story of Sweatt's struggle for justice and how it became a milestone for the civil rights movement.

A Sniper In The Tower

Author: Gary M. Lavergne
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
ISBN: 1574410296
Size: 78.39 MB
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On August 1, 1966, Charles Joseph Whitman ascended the University of Texas Tower and committed what was then the largest simultaneous mass murder in American history.

Bad Boy From Rosebud

Author: Gary M. Lavergne
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
ISBN: 1574410725
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Publisher Fact Sheet A chilling account of a serial killer whose cruel & tortuous murders while on parole from the Broomstick Murders changed the third largest criminal justice system in the United States.

Thurgood Marshall

Author: Juan Williams
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0307786129
Size: 20.83 MB
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This New York Times Notable Book of the Year, 1998, is now in trade paper. From the bestselling author of Eyes on the Prize, here is the definitive biography of the great lawyer and Supreme Court justice. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Worse Than Death

Author: Sherry Gottlieb
Publisher: Forge Books
ISBN: 9780312873929
Size: 16.65 MB
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Los Angeles policeman Jace Levy has fallen hard for the sexy Risha only to discover that his beloved is a vampire and that eternity has its drawbacks

Babe

Author: Susan E. Cayleff
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252065934
Size: 71.15 MB
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Looks at the life of the professional golfer, the public persona she created, her life as she lived it, and her lesbianism

Star Trek And History

Author: Nancy Reagin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118239504
Size: 80.47 MB
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Star Trek and History explains how the holodeck is as much a source for entertainment as it is a historical teaching tool, how much of the technology we enjoy today had its conceptual roots in Star Trek, and how by looking at Norse ...

Poems That Make Grown Men Cry

Author: Anthony Holden
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476712794
Size: 29.44 MB
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All are moved to tears by the exquisite way a poet captures, in Alexander Pope’s famous phrase, “what oft was thought, but ne’er so well express’d.” From J.J. Abrams to John le Carré, Salman Rushdie to Jonathan Franzen, Daniel ...

Storming Caesars Palace

Author: Annelise Orleck
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807050323
Size: 78.92 MB
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In Storming Caesars Palace, historian Annelise Orleck tells the compelling story of how a group of welfare mothers and their supporters built one of this country’s most successful antipoverty programs.

Illuminations

Author: Liz Heron
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 9781860640414
Size: 72.76 MB
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Included in the book are Rosalind Krauss, Ingrid Sischy, Vicki Goldberg and Carol Squiers.