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Hoedowns, Reels, and Frolics

Roots and Branches of Southern Appalachian Dance

Phil Jamison

Daisy Turner's Kin

An African American Family Saga

Jane C. Beck

Immigrants against the State

Yiddish and Italian Anarchism in America

Kenyon Zimmer

Women Musicians of Uzbekistan

From Courtyard to Conservatory

Tanya Merchant

We Are What We Drink

The Temperance Battle in Minnesota

Sabine N. Meyer

Free Labor

The Civil War and the Making of an American Working Class

Mark A. Lause

Kay Boyle

A Twentieth-Century Life in Letters

Kay Boyle

Corrupt Illinois

Patronage, Cronyism, and Criminality

Thomas J. Gradel and Dick Simpson

The Social Worlds of Nineteenth-Century Chamber Music

Composers, Consumers, Communities

Marie Sumner Lott

Fostering on the Farm

Child Placement in the Rural Midwest

Megan Birk

The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey

Memories from the Farm of My Youth

Alan Guebert with Mary Grace Foxwell

Before the Ivy

The Cubs' Golden Age in Pre-Wrigley Chicago

Laurent Pernot

Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler

The Life and Times of a Piano Virtuoso

Beth Abelson Macleod

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir

A Biography

Michael Hicks

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Events Calendar

Alan Guebert at Prairie Lights Books, Iowa City, IA Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
Alan Guebert at Indigo Bridge Bookstore, Lincoln, NE Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
Alan Guebert at Primrose Retirement Center, Grand Island, NE Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
Phil Jamison at Appalachian Stringband Festival, Clifftop, WV Sat, 01 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CDT — Lecture
Alan Guebert at The Bookworm, Omaha, NE Sat, 01 Aug 2015 16:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
Alan Guebert at Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk, NE Sun, 02 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
Alan Guebert at Watertown Regional Library, Watertown, SD Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
Alan Guebert at Alexander Mitchell Public Library, Aberdeen, SD Mon, 03 Aug 2015 19:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
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