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Biography & Personal Papers



link to catalog page, Bound for America

Bound for America

Three British Composers

Author: Nicholas Temperley
Pub Date: August 2008

Shedding light on three immigrant composers in an overlooked period of American music   learn more...

link to catalog page KLINE, Circus Queen and Tinker Bell

Circus Queen and Tinker Bell

The Memoir of Tiny Kline

Author: Tiny Kline
Pub Date: July 2008

A glimpse of day-to-day life under the big top, from one of the circus's most remarkable performers   learn more...

link to catalog page LICHTMAN, Deadly Farce

Deadly Farce

Harvey Matusow and the Informer System in the McCarthy Era

Author: Robert M. Lichtman and Ronald D. Cohen
Pub Date: March 2008

A history of one the McCarthy Era's most infamous witnesses--and his sensational recantation that changed the system   learn more...

link to catalog page, Devil's Game

Devil's Game

The Civil War Intrigues of Charles A. Dunham

Author: Carman Cumming
Pub Date: 2008

The first book-length study of one of the Civil War's most outlandish and mysterious characters   learn more...

link to catalog page ORR, Dudley Buck Author: N. Lee Orr
Pub Date: July 2008

A popular Victorian composer of organ and choral music   learn more...

link to catalog page GOLDMAN, Emma Goldman

Emma Goldman

A Documentary History of the American Years, Volume 1: Made for America, 1890-1901

Author: Emma Goldman
Pub Date: August 2008

A unique history of one of American radicalism's most fiercely outspoken figures   learn more...

link to catalog page GOLDMAN, Emma Goldman

Emma Goldman

A Documentary History of the American Years, Volume 2: Making Speech Free, 1902-1909

Author: Emma Goldman
Pub Date: August 2008

A unique history of one of American radicalism's most fiercely outspoken figures   learn more...

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The Making of "Mammy Pleasant"

A Black Entrepreneur in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco

Author: Lynn M. Hudson
Pub Date: Cloth: 2003; Paper: 2008

Investigating Mary Ellen Pleasant's convoluted legacy   learn more...

link to catalog page, My Sense of Silence

My Sense of Silence

Memoirs of a Childhood with Deafness

Author: Lennard J. Davis
Pub Date: 2008

A beautifully told and unique recollection of life as the child of immigrant Jews in the Bronx and as the child of deaf parents   learn more...

link to catalog page DREISER, A Picture and a Criticism of Life

A Picture and a Criticism of Life

New Letters, Volume I

Author: Theodore Dreiser
Pub Date: February 2008

Correspondence capturing Dreiser's own take on his long and eventful life   learn more...

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