Daughter Of The Empire State

Author: Jacqueline A. McLeod
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252093616
Size: 60.92 MB
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Beginning with Bolin's childhood and educational experiences at Wellesley and Yale, Daughter of the Empire State chronicles Bolin's relatively quick rise through the ranks of a profession that routinely excluded both women and African ...

King

Author: David Levering Lewis
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252094786
Size: 49.23 MB
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Updated with a new preface and more than a dozen photographs of King and his contemporaries, this edition presents the unforgettable story of King's life and death for a new generation.

Highway Under The Hudson

Author: Robert W. Jackson
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814745032
Size: 32.52 MB
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Highway Under the Hudson featured in the New York Times Listen to Robert Jackson talk about the book on WAMC Radio

Radical Sisters

Author: Anne M. Valk
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252032985
Size: 37.69 MB
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How racial and class differences influenced the modern women's movement

Alice Hamilton

Author: Barbara Sicherman
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252071522
Size: 11.57 MB
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Biography of a pioneer in industrial toxicology in the US, covering her lifes work from the early 1920's to the Vietnam War.

The Social Philosophy Of Jane Addams

Author: Maurice Hamington
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252034767
Size: 23.61 MB
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A sustained analysis of how Addams gave American pragmatism a radical, revolutionary edge

Sojourner Truth S America

Author: Margaret Washington
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252093746
Size: 16.13 MB
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This fascinating biography tells the story of nineteenth-century America through the life of one of its most charismatic and influential characters: Sojourner Truth.

The Unfinished Quest Of Richard Wright

Author: Michel Fabre
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252062643
Size: 18.70 MB
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Explores the African American writer's literary odyssey and struggle for freedom from racism and materialism.