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Black Elk Speaks. The Complete Edition

Black Elk Speaks. The Complete Edition

Tells the story of the Oglala Lakota visionary and healer Nicholas Black Elk (1863–1950) and his people during momentous twilight years of the 19th century. Reprint. 424 pp.

Author:
Neihardt, John G.
Publisher:
Bison Books
ISBN:
9780803283916
Category:
History / Native American
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$19.95
Cuneiform

Cuneiform

A concise and accessible introduction to the oldest form of writing in the world, this book traces the history of cuneiform from its beginnings in the fourth millennium BC to its eventual demise in the face of the ever expanding use of alphabetic Aramaic in the first millennium BC.
112 pp.

Author:
Finkel, Irving & Taylor, Jonathan
Publisher:
J Paul Getty Museum Pubns
ISBN:
9781606064474
Category:
History / Ancient / General
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$18.95
Holocaust: An American Understanding

Holocaust: An American Understanding

"Drawing on primary and secondary sources as well as interviews, Lipstadt’s book details the manner in which the Shoah moved from a little-understood, horrific casualty of WWII to its present impact on American culture, politics, and the US Jewish community ... Lipstadt’s exceptional book deserves to be in libraries as well as in colleges and universities that offer courses on the Holocaust and its aftermath ... Summing up: Essential. All levels/libraries." —"Choice". Simultaneous. Hardcover available.
204 pp.

Author:
Lipstadt, Deborah E.
Publisher:
Rutgers Univ Press
ISBN:
9780813564760
Category:
History / Holocaust
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$27.95
Whiskey Women:  The Untold Story Of How Women Saved Bourbon, Scotch, And Irish Whiskey

Whiskey Women: The Untold Story Of How Women Saved Bourbon, Scotch, And Irish Whiskey

Tells the tales of women who created the whisky industry, from Mesopotamia's first beer brewers and distillers to America's rough-and-tough bootleggers during Prohibition. 236 pp.

Author:
Minnick, Fred
Publisher:
Potomac Books
ISBN:
9781612345642
Category:
History / World
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$26.95
Women's Liberation and the African Freedom Struggle

Women's Liberation and the African Freedom Struggle

“There is no true social revolution without the liberation of women," explains leader of the 1983–87 revolution in Burkina Faso. Workers and peasants in that African country established a popular revolutionary government and began to combat the hunger, illiteracy and economic backwardness imposed by imperialist domination. Original. 69 pp.

Author:
Sankara, Thomas
Publisher:
Pathfinder Press
ISBN:
9780873489881
Category:
History / Africa / West
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$8.00
 
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