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History, Am.: 20th C.



link to catalog page MULLEN, Popular Fronts

Popular Fronts

Chicago and African-American Cultural Politics, 1935-46

Author: Bill V. Mullen
Pub Date: September 2015

The classic study of the Black Renaissance, with a new preface   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Regina Anderson Andrews, Harlem Renaissance Librarian Author: Ethelene Whitmire
Pub Date: Cloth: 2014; Paper: August 2015

The life of a groundbreaking librarian and Harlem Renaissance figure   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Spatializing Blackness

Spatializing Blackness

Architectures of Confinement and Black Masculinity in Chicago

Author: Rashad Shabazz
Pub Date: September 2015

The ubiquity of carceral forms within society and the consequences for black communities and black men   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Anna Howard Shaw

Anna Howard Shaw

The Work of Woman Suffrage

Author: Trisha Franzen
Pub Date: March 2014

A biography of a daughter of the frontier and a lifelong working woman who headed an "alternative family" and supported universal suffrage as the head of the NAWSA   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Baseball on Trial

Baseball on Trial

The Origin of Baseball's Antitrust Exemption

Author: Nathaniel Grow
Pub Date: March 2014

The first comprehensive account of the 1922 Supreme Court decision that gave rise to professional baseball’s antitrust exemption   learn more...
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link to catalog page GOYENS, Beer and Revolution

Beer and Revolution

The German Anarchist Movement in New York City, 1880-1914

Author: Tom Goyens
Pub Date: Cloth: 2007; Paper: November 2014

Understanding an infamous political movement’s grounding in festivity and defiance   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Hillary Clinton in the News

Hillary Clinton in the News

Gender and Authenticity in American Politics

Author: Shawn J. Parry-Giles
Pub Date: February 2014

How the media helped construct political gender norms—and critiqued Hillary Clinton for violating them   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Immigrant Voices

Immigrant Voices

New Lives in America, 1773-2000

Author: Edited by Thomas Dublin
Pub Date: April 2014

A new edition of the classic collection of writings by immigrants to the U.S.   learn more...
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link to catalog page, In Pursuit of Gold

In Pursuit of Gold

Chinese American Miners and Merchants in the American West

Author: Sue Fawn Chung
Pub Date: Cloth: 2011; Paper: October 2014

A fresh assessment of Chinese immigrant participation in small-town America   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Making Sense of American Liberalism Author: Edited by Jonathan Bell and Timothy Stanley
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: March 2014

Taking the pulse of the left in contemporary politics   learn more...
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