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History, Am.: 20th C.



link to catalog page BAUMAN, The Pekin

The Pekin

The Rise and Fall of Chicago’s First Black-Owned Theater

Author: Thomas Bauman
Pub Date: May 2014

A portrait of an African American cultural institution in the early twentieth century   learn more...

link to catalog page SCHULTZ, Qualifying Times

Qualifying Times

Points of Change in U.S. Women's Sport

Author: Jaime Schultz
Pub Date: March 2014

How technologies and trends challenge the boundaries for women in sport   learn more...

link to catalog page GOLD, When Tenants Claimed the City

When Tenants Claimed the City

The Struggle for Citizenship in New York City Housing

Author: Roberta Gold
Pub Date: April 2014

The fight for tenant community rights in defiance of the new suburban American Dream   learn more...

link to catalog page LUCANDER, Winning the War for Democracy

Winning the War for Democracy

The March on Washington Movement, 1941-1946

Author: David Lucander
Pub Date: September 2014

The history of an overlooked civil rights group fighting for justice during World War II   learn more...

link to catalog page WILLIAMSON, Black Power on Campus

Black Power on Campus

The University of Illinois, 1965-75

Author: Joy Ann Williamson
Pub Date: Cloth: 2003; Paper: August 2013

A compelling case study of a black student movement at a predominantly white campus   learn more...

link to catalog page HORNE, Black Revolutionary

Black Revolutionary

William Patterson and the Globalization of the African American Freedom Struggle

Author: Gerald Horne
Pub Date: October 2013

An African American Communist's global activism for racial equality   learn more...

link to catalog page FOUSEKIS, Demanding Child Care

Demanding Child Care

Women’s Activism and the Politics of Welfare, 1940-1971

Author: Natalie M. Fousekis
Pub Date: Cloth: 2011; Paper: February 2013

A revealing study of early child care political action and advocates in California   learn more...

link to catalog page TAMURA, In Defense of Justice

In Defense of Justice

Joseph Kurihara and the Japanese American Struggle for Equality

Author: Eileen H. Tamura
Pub Date: October 2013

A bold leader of the resistance during the incarceration of Japanese Americans   learn more...

link to catalog page CINOTTO, The Italian American Table

The Italian American Table

Food, Family, and Community in New York City

Author: Simone Cinotto
Pub Date: December 2013

The invention of Italian food culture in America   learn more...

link to catalog page GOODALL, Loyalty and Liberty

Loyalty and Liberty

American Countersubversion from World War I to the McCarthy Era

Author: Alex Goodall
Pub Date: December 2013

The turbulent history of American political repression   learn more...

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