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All Souls: A Family Story from Southie
All Souls: A Family Story from Southie
by Michael Patrick MacDonald
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Ekaterinoslav: One Family's Passage to America: A Memoir in Verse
Ekaterinoslav: One Family's Passage to America: A Memoir in Verse
by Jane Yolen
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In Ekaterinoslav, award-winning author Jane Yolen writes about her father's family journey from a small shtetl in the Ukraine in the early part of the twentieth century, through the Ellis Island portal, to a home in New Haven, Connecticut. Her father... (read more)

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Fault Lines (Cross-Cultural Memoir)
Fault Lines (Cross-Cultural Memoir)
by Meena Alexander
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Passionate, fierce, and lyrical, Meena Alexander’s memoir traces her evolution as a postcolonial writer from a privileged childhood in India to a turbulent adolescence in the Sudan and then to England and New York City. In this tenth-anniversary... (read more)

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No One Is Illegal: Fighting Racism and State Violence on the U.S.-Mexico Border
No One Is Illegal: Fighting Racism and State Violence on the U.S.-Mexico Border
by Justin Akers Chacon
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“A rare combination of an author, [Mike Davis is] Rachel Carson and Upton Sinclair all in one.”—Susan Faludi “[Davis’ writing is] perceptive and rigorous.”—David Montgomery, The Nation “[Davis’ work... (read more)

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Letters Across the Divide: Two Friends Explore Racism, Friendship, and Faith
Letters Across the Divide: Two Friends Explore Racism, Friendship, and Faith
by David Anderson
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In this stirring book, two friends -- a black minister and a white businessman -- discuss candidly the hang-ups, stereotypes and sins that inhibit interracial friendships. They hash out their differences, giving voice to feelings many readers have had... (read more)

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Fiddler on Pantico Run: an African Warrior, His White Descendants, a Search for Family (12 Edition)
Fiddler on Pantico Run: an African Warrior, His White Descendants, a Search for Family (12 Edition)
by Joe Mozingo
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and#8220;My dadand#8217;s family was a mystery,and#8221; writes prize-winning journalist Joe Mozingo. Growing up, he knew that his motherand#8217;s ancestors were from France and Sweden, but he heard only suspiciously vague stories about where his... (read more)

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Just Who Loses?: Discrimination in the United States, Volume 2
Just Who Loses?: Discrimination in the United States, Volume 2
by Samuel Lucas
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In Just Who Loses? Samuel Roundfield Lucas continues his penetrating and comprehensive assessment of sex and race discrimination in the United States that he began in Theorizing Discrimination in an Era of Contested Prejudice. This new volume... (read more)

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How Race Is Lived in America
How Race Is Lived in America
by New York Times
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Whether it's the merger of a white church with a black church in the South, the hip-hop dreams of a suburban white teenager, or the struggles of a biracial partnership in a high-tech start-up, race relations continue to permeate American lives. Powerful... (read more)

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Twisted Head: An Italian-American Memoir
Twisted Head: An Italian-American Memoir
by Carl Capotorto
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What's in a name? For Carl Capotorto, everything is in a name. The literal translation from Italian to English of Capotorto is twisted head. This is no accident. Carl grew up in the Bronx in the 1960s and '70s with the Mangialardis (eat fat) and Mrs... (read more)

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Asian Americans (Twayne's Immigrant Heritage of America)
Asian Americans (Twayne's Immigrant Heritage of America)
by Sucheng Chan
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This series presents concise histories of individual ethnic groups and their impact on American life and culture. With comprehensive examinations of the immigrant experience, it serves as a resource for both young students and experienced researchers... (read more)

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Endangered Peoples of North America: Struggles to Survive and Thrive (Greenwood Press "Endangered Peoples of the World)
Endangered Peoples of North America: Struggles to Survive and Thrive (Greenwood Press "Endangered Peoples of the World)
by Thomas Greaves
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Bringing a fresh perspective to multicultural studies, Greaves illuminate the current situation of 13 traditional peoples in the United States and Canada. These are small tribal groups, ethnic groups with a unique way of life, new immigrants, and... (read more)

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We Are All Suspects Now: Untold Stories from Immigrant America After 9/11
We Are All Suspects Now: Untold Stories from Immigrant America After 9/11
by Tram Nguyen
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The Mercy Factory
The Mercy Factory
by Christopher Einolf
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Each year thousands of people come to the United States seeking protection more than 62,000 applied for asylum in 1998 alone. America is a country of immigrants with a proud tradition of welcoming refugees from persecution. Yet most Americans object to... (read more)

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Warrior Lessons: An Asian American Woman's Journey Into Power
Warrior Lessons: An Asian American Woman's Journey Into Power
by Phoebe Eng
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Call it either a curse or a blessing. I was born in the Chinese year of the Tiger -- a year, it is said, that yields girls who grow up to be trouble. Welcome to the world of the modern Asian American woman, where the willingness to cause "trouble" -- to... (read more)

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Greasers and Gringos: Latinos, Law, and the American Imagination (Critical America)
Greasers and Gringos: Latinos, Law, and the American Imagination (Critical America)
by Steven W Bender
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In the mid-1980s Mikhail Gorbachev's political and economic reforms promised a relaxation of tensions between the U.S.S.R. and the United States without disturbing the basic balance of power in Europe established after the Second World War. Then came the... (read more)

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Border Film Project: Migrant and Minutemen Photos from U.S. - Mexico Border
Border Film Project: Migrant and Minutemen Photos from U.S. - Mexico Border
by Rudy Adler
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Every year, thousands of undocumented migrants attempt to cross the U.S.-Mexico border, and every year, the Minutemen, a volunteer group of citizens who patrol the border, try to stop them. As the debate over immigration became increasingly fierce and... (read more)

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Century of the Tiger: One Hundred Years of Korean Culture in America
Century of the Tiger: One Hundred Years of Korean Culture in America
by Jenny Ryun Foster
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Gathers work by some of the best and most eloquent Korean authors in Korea and America to tell the dramatic story of Korean culture in America over the last century.... (read more)

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Born Fighting: How the Scots-Irish Shaped America
Born Fighting: How the Scots-Irish Shaped America
by James H Webb
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More than 27 million Americans today can trace their lineage to the Scots, whose bloodline was stained by centuries of continuous warfare along the border between England and Scotland, and later in the bitter settlements of Englands Ulster Plantation in... (read more)

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Saved by Her Enemy: An Iraqi Woman's Journey from the Heart of War to the Heartland of America
Saved by Her Enemy: An Iraqi Woman's Journey from the Heart of War to the Heartland of America
by Don Teague
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For her entire life, Rafraf, a devout Muslim, had been told that Americans were the enemy. Her understanding of the world, of her place in it, and of the United States had been steeped in the culture of Iraq under the rule of Saddam Hussein. Yet, in the... (read more)

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Out of Silence: Emerging Themes in Asian American Churches
Out of Silence: Emerging Themes in Asian American Churches
by Fumitaka Matsuoka
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Examines the dynamic relationship between Christianity and Asian Americans and gives voice to a community of faith long overlooked. Probes into particular religious expressions by describing and analyzing the experiences of Asian American Christians.... (read more)

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