Before Brown

Author: Gary M. Lavergne
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292722001
Size: 17.21 MB
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This book tells the story of Sweatt's struggle for justice and how it became a milestone for the civil rights movement.

A Sniper In The Tower

Author: Gary M. Lavergne
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
ISBN: 1574410296
Size: 14.13 MB
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On August 1, 1966, Charles Joseph Whitman ascended the University of Texas Tower and committed what was then the largest simultaneous mass murder in American history.

Bad Boy From Rosebud

Author: Gary M. Lavergne
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
ISBN: 1574410725
Size: 25.42 MB
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Publisher Fact Sheet A chilling account of a serial killer whose cruel & tortuous murders while on parole from the Broomstick Murders changed the third largest criminal justice system in the United States.

Thurgood Marshall

Author: Juan Williams
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0307786129
Size: 50.58 MB
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This New York Times Notable Book of the Year, 1998, is now in trade paper. From the bestselling author of Eyes on the Prize, here is the definitive biography of the great lawyer and Supreme Court justice. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Jim Crow Encyclopedia

Author: Nikki L. M. Brown
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313341816
Size: 34.17 MB
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This is the essential ready reference to understand American history post Reconstruction.

Babe

Author: Susan E. Cayleff
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252065934
Size: 23.96 MB
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Looks at the life of the professional golfer, the public persona she created, her life as she lived it, and her lesbianism

Two Prospectors

Author: Sam Shepard
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292761961
Size: 74.36 MB
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Despite the publicity his work and life have attracted, however, Shepard remains a strongly private man who has said many times that he will never write a memoir.

Green History

Author: Derek Wall
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134896875
Size: 33.99 MB
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Green History traces the development of ecological writing through history and forms a broad critical review of green ideas and movements reinforcing the importance of environmental concern and action in our own time.