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Contested Terrain

Reflections with Afghan Women Leaders

Sally L. Kitch

Jane Addams in the Classroom

Edited by David Schaafsma

Behind the Gas Mask

The U.S. Chemical Warfare Service in War and Peace

Thomas I. Faith

Lorado Taft

The Chicago Years

Allen Stuart Weller Edited by Robert G. La France and Henry Adams with Stephen P. Thomas

Chicagoscapes

Larry Kanfer with Alaina Kanfer

The Civil War Diary of Gideon Welles, Lincoln's Secretary of the Navy

The Original Manuscript Edition

Gideon Welles Edited by William E. Gienapp and Erica L. Gienapp

Ray Bradbury Unbound

Jonathan R. Eller

AIA Guide to Chicago

American Institute of Architects Chicago Edited by Alice Sinkevitch and Laurie McGovern Petersen

Mushrooms of the Midwest

Michael Kuo and Andrew S. Methven

Exploring Nature in Illinois

A Field Guide to the Prairie State

Michael Jeffords and Susan Post

An Illinois Sampler

Teaching and Research on the Prairie

Edited by Mary-Ann Winkelmes and Antoinette Burton with Kyle Mays

Yankee Twang

Country and Western Music in New England

Clifford R. Murphy

Roots of the Revival

American and British Folk Music in the 1950s

Ronald D. Cohen and Rachel Clare Donaldson

Winning the War for Democracy

The March on Washington Movement, 1941-1946

David Lucander

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William and Jane Ann Moore at First Congregational UCC Church, DeKalb, IL Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:00:00 CDT — Book Signing
Jonathan Eller at Irvington Library, Indianapolis, IN Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:30:00 CDT — Lecture/Signing
Larry Kanfer at the University Club, Chicago, IL Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:00:00 CDT — Lecture/Signing
Simine Short at Curtiss Museum, Hammondsport, NY Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:00:00 CDT — Lecture/Signing
AIA Guide to Chicago at the Chicago Public Library, Chicago, IL Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18:00:00 CST — Lecture/Signing
American Folklore Society Thu, 06 Nov 2014 09:00:00 CST
American Folklore Society Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:00:00 CST
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