Biography & Personal Papers



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 FENDERSON, Building the Black Arts Movement

Building the Black Arts Movement

Hoyt Fuller and the Cultural Politics of the 1960s

Author: Jonathan Fenderson
Pub Date: April 2019

A revolution in African American culture and the figure who helped bring it to fruition   learn more...
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link to catalog page ROSENBAUM, Cinematic Encounters 2

Cinematic Encounters 2

Portraits and Polemics

Author: Jonathan Rosenbaum
Pub Date: June 2019

The importance of fighting for, and about, films   learn more...
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link to catalog page ENYEART, Death to Fascism

Death to Fascism

Louis Adamic's Fight for Democracy

Author: John P. Enyeart
Pub Date: July 2019

Reclaiming the life of a progressive visionary   learn more...
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link to catalog page BEAUVOIR, TRANS. KLAW, ED. KLAW, BEAUVOIR, & SIMONS, Diary of a Philosophy Student Author: Simone de Beauvoir
Pub Date: June 2019

With the foundational feminist thinker as she accepts "the great adventure of being me"   learn more...
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link to catalog page DAVIS, Dirty Jokes and Bawdy Songs

Dirty Jokes and Bawdy Songs

The Uncensored Life of Gershon Legman

Author: Susan G. Davis
Pub Date: September 2019

Laughing in the gutter with the larger-than-life dean of blue humor   learn more...
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link to catalog page DANIELS (WAR / VOL. 2), Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The War Years, 1939-1945

Author: Roger Daniels
Pub Date: Cloth: 2016; Paper: March 2019

Volume Two: Reexamining how FDR twice re-won the presidency while managing diplomacy and military strategy during World War II   learn more...
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link to catalog page HOLMES, A Hero on Mount St. Helens

A Hero on Mount St. Helens

The Life and Legacy of David A. Johnston

Author: Melanie Holmes
Pub Date: May 2019

A geologist, a volcano, and a historic disaster   learn more...
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link to catalog page N----, TRANS. MURGUIA, Ilegal

Ilegal

Reflexiones de un inmigrante indocumentado

Author: José Ángel N.
Pub Date: May 2019

Notas del indocumentado subterráneo, ahora disponible en una edición en español   learn more...
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link to catalog page STONER, The Journalist of Castro Street

The Journalist of Castro Street

The Life of Randy Shilts

Author: Andrew E. Stoner
Pub Date: June 2019

The new biography of an iconic and controversial figure   learn more...
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