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One Righteous Man: Samuel Battle and the Shattering of the Color Line in New York
One Righteous Man: Samuel Battle and the Shattering of the Color Line in New York
by Arthur Browne
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Arthur Browne is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and newspaper editor who has written the first-draft history of New York for more than forty years. He coauthored I, Koch, a biography of Mayor Ed Koch, and led a team that won the Pulitzer Prize... (read more)

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Texas Rising: The Epic True Story of the Lone Star Republic and the Rise of the Texas Rangers, 1836-1846
Texas Rising: The Epic True Story of the Lone Star Republic and the Rise of the Texas Rangers, 1836-1846
by Stephen L Moore
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The epic true story of the Lone Star Republic and the rise of the Texas Rangers, 1836-1846 March 1836: The Republic of Texas, just weeks old, is already near collapse. William Barret Travis and his brave defenders of the Alamo in San Antonio have been... (read more)

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Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America
Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America
by Donald L. Miller
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and#8220;andlt;iandgt;Supreme Cityandlt;/iandgt; captures a vanished Gotham in all its bustle, gristle, and gloryand#8221; (andlt;iandgt;Vanity Fairandlt;/iandgt;). In the 1920s midtown Manhattan became the center of New York City, and the cultural and... (read more)

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Alcohol and Nationhood in Nineteenth-Century Mexico (Mexican Experience)
Alcohol and Nationhood in Nineteenth-Century Mexico (Mexican Experience)
by Deborah Toner
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Drawing on an analysis of issues surrounding the consumption of alcohol in a diverse range of source materials, including novels, newspapers, medical texts, and archival records, this lively and engaging interdisciplinary study explores sociocultural... (read more)

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Firefight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York's Bravest
Firefight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York's Bravest
by Ginger Adams Otis
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In 1919, when Wesley Williams became a New York City firefighter, he stepped into a world that was 100% white and predominantly Irish. As far as this city knew, black men in the FDNY tended horses. Nearly a century later, many things in the FDNY had... (read more)

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Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago
Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago
by Eric Klinenberg
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On Thursday, July 13, 1995, Chicagoans awoke to a blistering day on which the temperature would eventually climb to 106 degrees. It was the start of an unprecedented heat wave that would last a full weekand#151;and leave more than seven hundred people... (read more)

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She Sang Me a Good Luck Song: The California Indian Photographs of Dugan Aguilar
She Sang Me a Good Luck Song: The California Indian Photographs of Dugan Aguilar
by Dugan Aguilar
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Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans
Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans
by Gary Krist
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Lost Bar Harbor
Lost Bar Harbor
by G. W. Helfrich
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Black Hills Gold Rush Towns:: Volume II (Images of America)
Black Hills Gold Rush Towns:: Volume II (Images of America)
by Jan Cerney
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Ypsilanti (Images of Modern America)
Ypsilanti (Images of Modern America)
by James Thomas Mann
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A Chemehuevi Song: The Resilience of a Southern Paiute Tribe (Indigenous Confluences)
A Chemehuevi Song: The Resilience of a Southern Paiute Tribe (Indigenous Confluences)
by Clifford E. Trafzer
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Malden (Postcard History)
Malden (Postcard History)
by Malden Historical Society (cor)
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The Spirit of New York: Defining Events in the Empire State's History
The Spirit of New York: Defining Events in the Empire State's History
by Bruce W. Dearstyne
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