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Out of the Shadow: A Russian Jewish Girlhood on the Lower East Side (Documents in American Social History)
Out of the Shadow: A Russian Jewish Girlhood on the Lower East Side (Documents in American Social History)
by Rose Cohen
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In this appealing autobiography, Rose Cohen looks back on her family's journey from Tsarist Russia to New York City's Lower East Side. Her account of their struggles and of her own coming of age in a complex new world vividly illustrates what was, for... (read more)

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One Day He Beckoned: One Woman's Story of the Difference Jesus Made
One Day He Beckoned: One Woman's Story of the Difference Jesus Made
by Antoinette Bosco
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One Day He Beckoned is the story of the difference that Jesus has made in journalist Antoinette's Bosco's life. It's a story of adversity and heartache most of us can only imagine. It takes us through a childhood cut short as she helped care for her... (read more)

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Saints & Virtues #2: Francis of Assisi: Living Fortitude
Saints & Virtues #2: Francis of Assisi: Living Fortitude
by Ave Maria Press
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Francis? love of God and his faith in the spiritual life gave him the strength, or fortitude, to follow God even when his parents abandoned him. Francis remains a spiritual and human example of the importance in standing firm in your beliefs?even in... (read more)

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On the Edge of Nowhere
On the Edge of Nowhere
by James Huntington
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The 100 Most Notable Cornellians
The 100 Most Notable Cornellians
by Glenn C. Altschuler
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Launching Cornell, 1868-1900 -- Cornell comes of age, 1900-1945 -- Cornell in the Postwar Era, 1945-1975.... (read more)

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Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1941-1948
Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1941-1948
by Gleaves Whitney
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The Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University and Michigan State University Press announce the republication of the later six volumes in the ten-volume series of Michigan’s prominent political figures: Messages of the Governors of... (read more)

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Edith Thomas: A Passion for Resistance
Edith Thomas: A Passion for Resistance
by Dorothy Kaufmann
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Follows a remarkable French woman of letters (and lover of Dominique Aury, author of the "Story of O) who was deeply involved in the traumatic upheavals of her time including the French resistance to Nazi occupation and the Spanish Civil War.... (read more)

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A Sinner of Memory
A Sinner of Memory
by Melita Schaum
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In this collection of essays, poet and essayist Melita Schaum reflects on individual experience from the perspective of a wanderer in mid-journey: a woman in her 40s, traveler, writer, and self-styled seeker who finds herself flaunting the "system" and... (read more)

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Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1991-2002
Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1991-2002
by Gleaves Whitney
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The Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University and Michigan State University Press announce the republication of the later six volumes in the ten-volume series of Michigan’s prominent political figures: Messages of the Governors of... (read more)

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Autobiography of Silas Thompson Trowbridge M.D. (Shawnee Classics)
Autobiography of Silas Thompson Trowbridge M.D. (Shawnee Classics)
by Silas Thompson Trowbridge
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< div> < div> < i> Autobiography of Silas Thompson Trowbridge M.D.< /i> is a remarkable account of nineteenth-century medicine, politics, and personal life that recovers the captivating experiences of a Civil War& #8211; era... (read more)

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Writing Naturally: A Memoir
Writing Naturally: A Memoir
by William Sargent
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A science writer reflects on his journey into the profession.... (read more)

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Through the Eye of the Storm: Finding Faith and Redemption in the Aftermath of Katrina
Through the Eye of the Storm: Finding Faith and Redemption in the Aftermath of Katrina
by Cholene Espinoza
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A pioneering female fighter pilot loses her soul in the Iraq war, only to find it again in the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina in this true story of recovery, relief, and redemption on the Mississippi coast.... (read more)

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Charles Darwin, Geologist
Charles Darwin, Geologist
by Sandra Herbert
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Traces Charles Darwin's intellectual development with a focus on how his early geological training, research and thought informed the scientific developments and debates of his later years.... (read more)

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Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1961-1969
Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1961-1969
by Gleaves Whitney
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The Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University and Michigan State University Press announce the republication of the later six volumes in the ten-volume series of Michigan’s prominent political figures: Messages of the Governors of... (read more)

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Seeing Chekhov: Life and Art
Seeing Chekhov: Life and Art
by Michael C. Finke
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Looks closely at the life and work of Anton Chekhov (1861-1904 to establish interesting and largely unrecognized connections between Chekhov and his writings.... (read more)

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Therese of Lisieux: Living Justice (Saints & Virtues)
Therese of Lisieux: Living Justice (Saints & Virtues)
by Ave Maria Press
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Through her kindness to others, Therese of Lisieux, lived the virtue of justice. In her autobiography, The Little Way, Therese shows that one does not have to be great to find God. The prayers and service activities opens up Therese's spirituality to... (read more)

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Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1949-1960
Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1949-1960
by Gleaves Whitney
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The Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University and Michigan State University Press announce the republication of the later six volumes in the ten-volume series of Michigan’s prominent political figures: Messages of the Governors of... (read more)

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Remember the Distance That Divides Us: The Family Letters of Philadelphia Quaker Abolitionist and Michigan Pioneer Elizabeth Margaret Chandler, 1830-1
Remember the Distance That Divides Us: The Family Letters of Philadelphia Quaker Abolitionist and Michigan Pioneer Elizabeth Margaret Chandler, 1830-1
by Elizabeth Margaret Chandler
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Born in Delaware’s Brandywine Valley in 1807, Elizabeth Margaret Chandler was a young woman who was fully engaged in her time. Leaving comfort and middle-class Philadelphia wealth behind, she headed west in 1830 with brother, Thomas, and an aunt... (read more)

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Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1969-1990
Messages of the Governors of Michigan: 1969-1990
by Gleaves Whitney
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The Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University and Michigan State University Press announce the republication of the later six volumes in the ten-volume series of Michigan’s prominent political figures: Messages of the Governors of... (read more)

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Aldo Leopold's Odyssey: Rediscovering the Author of a Sand County Almanac
Aldo Leopold's Odyssey: Rediscovering the Author of a Sand County Almanac
by Julianne Lutz Newton
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A household icon of the environmental movement, Aldo Leopold (1887-1948) may be the most quoted conservationist in history. A Sand County Almanac has sold millions of copies and Leopold's writings are venerated for their perceptions about land and how... (read more)

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