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link to catalog page WENN & BARNEY, The Gold in the Rings

The Gold in the Rings

The People and Events That Transformed the Olympic Games

Author: Stephen R. Wenn and Robert K. Barney
Pub Date: February 2020

The fascinating financial history of selling the Olympics   learn more...
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link to catalog page MCKAY, ED. NEILSON & TEUSCHER, Pacific Apostle

Pacific Apostle

The 1920-21 Diary of David O. McKay in the Latter-day Saint Island Missions

Author: David O. McKay Edited by Reid L. Neilson and Carson V. Teuscher
Pub Date: January 2020

The day-by-day account of an epic spiritual quest   learn more...
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link to catalog page JOSEPH-GABRIEL, Reimagining Liberation

Reimagining Liberation

How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire

Author: Annette K. Joseph-Gabriel
Pub Date: January 2020

The work and thought of seven black women in the fight against colonialism   learn more...
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link to catalog page DURANTE, COMP., 100 Years of Women's Suffrage

100 Years of Women's Suffrage

A University of Illinois Press Anthology

Author: Compiled by Dawn Durante
Pub Date: November 2019

Celebrating the work that women did and do to secure equal voting rights   learn more...
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link to catalog page THUMA, All Our Trials

All Our Trials

Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

Author: Emily L. Thuma
Pub Date: March 2019

A grassroots history of resistance to gender violence and the carceral state   learn more...
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link to catalog page GANN, The Arithmetic of Listening

The Arithmetic of Listening

Tuning Theory and History for the Impractical Musician

Author: Kyle Gann
Pub Date: September 2019

Tuning to new musical horizons   learn more...
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link to catalog page PATTERSON, ED., Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights Author: Edited by Robert J. Patterson
Pub Date: September 2019

The artistic response to triumph and ongoing struggle in the 1970s   learn more...
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link to catalog page FAIN, Black Huntington

Black Huntington

An Appalachian Story

Author: Cicero M. Fain III
Pub Date: May 2019

How African Americans thrived in a West Virginia city   learn more...
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link to catalog page DAVIS & THE BSE COLLECTIVE, EDS., Black Sexual Economies

Black Sexual Economies

Race and Sex in a Culture of Capital

Author: Edited by Adrienne D. Davis and the BSE Collective
Pub Date: September 2019

New thinking about taboo, outlaw, deviant, and subversive black sexuality   learn more...
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link to catalog page WHITEIS, Blues Legacy

Blues Legacy

Tradition and Innovation in Chicago

Author: David Whiteis
Pub Date: October 2019

Chicago blues artists performing against the backdrop of history   learn more...
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