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Product Description: Sex, Drugs, and Rock ‘n Roll: The American Counterculture of the 1960s offers a unique examination of the cultural flowering that enveloped the United States during that early postwar decade. Robert C. Cottrell provides an enthralling view of the counterculture, beginning with an examination of American bohemia, the Lyrical Left of the pre-WWII era, and the hipsters...read more

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9781442246065, titled "Sex, Drugs, and Rock 'n' Roll: The Rise of America's 1960s Counterculture" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 19, 2015, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Sex, Drugs, and Rock ‘n Roll: The American Counterculture of the 1960s offers a unique examination of the cultural flowering that enveloped the United States during that early postwar decade.

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Product Description: As the first great Jewish player in the major leagues and the first African American to play major-league baseball during the twentieth century, respectively, Hank Greenberg and Jackie Robinson are forever linked because of the barriers they encountered, the discrimination they endured, the athletic gifts they exhibited, and especially the courage and dignity they displayed...read more

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9781597978422 | Potomac Books Inc, April 30, 2012, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: As the first great Jewish player in the major leagues and the first African American to play major-league baseball during the twentieth century, respectively, Hank Greenberg and Jackie Robinson are forever linked because of the barriers they encountered, the discrimination they endured, the athletic gifts they exhibited, and especially the courage and dignity they displayed.

Miscellaneous:

9781442205581 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, May 16, 2010, cover price $29.95
9781442200609 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 16, 2009, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Lives and Times is a biographical reader designed to acquaint students with major issues in American history through the lives of individuals, prominent and otherwise, whose ideas and activities were crucial in shaping the course of the nation's history...read more

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9780742561915 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 1, 2010, cover price $98.00 | About this edition: Lives and Times is a biographical reader designed to acquaint students with major issues in American history through the lives of individuals, prominent and otherwise, whose ideas and activities were crucial in shaping the course of the nation's history.

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Product Description: Lives and Times is a biographical reader designed to acquaint students with major issues in American history through the lives of individuals, prominent and otherwise, whose activities and ideas were crucial in shaping the course of the nation's history...read more

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9780742561946 | 2 edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 28, 2009), cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Lives and Times is a biographical reader designed to acquaint students with major issues in American history through the lives of individuals, prominent and otherwise, whose activities and ideas were crucial in shaping the course of the nation's history.

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Product Description: Traces the evolution of American popular culture over the past two centuries. In a lengthy chronology of landmark events, and ten chapters, each revolving around the lives of two individuals who are in some way emblematic of their times, this provides a window on the social, economic, and political history of US democracy from the antebellum period to the present...read more

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9780765622983 | M E Sharpe Inc, September 30, 2009, cover price $158.00 | About this edition: Traces the evolution of American popular culture over the past two centuries.

Paperback:

9780765622990 | M E Sharpe Inc, September 1, 2009, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Traces the evolution of American popular culture over the past two centuries.

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Product Description: The individuals presented in these narrative biographies significantly, and sometimes decisively, impacted contemporary American life in a wide range of areas, including national politics, foreign policy, social and political activism, popular and literary culture, sports, and business...read more

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9780765622228 | M E Sharpe Inc, February 15, 2008, cover price $158.00 | About this edition: The individuals presented in these narrative biographies significantly, and sometimes decisively, impacted contemporary American life in a wide range of areas, including national politics, foreign policy, social and political activism, popular and literary culture, sports, and business.

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'This is the story of Civilian Public Servants smokejumpers, who battled against dangerous winds, searing heat, and devastating fires from 1943 until 1945'--Provided by publisher.

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9780786425334 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, August 22, 2006, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: 'This is the story of Civilian Public Servants smokejumpers, who battled against dangerous winds, searing heat, and devastating fires from 1943 until 1945'--Provided by publisher.

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While borders may reflect and affirm the cultural, ethnic, or linguistic perimeters that define a people or a country, this series explores how the migration of goods, resources, and people works to undermine the separation imposed by such borders.
By Robert C. Cottrell, James I. Matray (introduced by) and George J. Mitchell (foreword by)

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9780791086841 | 1 edition (Chelsea House Pub, March 1, 2006), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Explores how the migration of goods, resources, and people worked to undermine the separation imposed by political boundaries in and around London.

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Looks at the history of the borders in the Czech Republic as a result of political, territorial, and economic disputes, and discusses the Velvet Revolution.
By Robert C. Cottrell, James I. Matray (introduced by) and George J. Mitchell (foreword by)

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9780791082553 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of the borders in the Czech Republic as a result of political, territorial, and economic disputes, and discusses the Velvet Revolution.

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Looks at the history of the borders drawn in South Africa as a result of economic, social, racial, and territorial disputes and discusses the reforms that have occured over recent years.

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9780791082577 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of the borders drawn in South Africa as a result of economic, social, racial, and territorial disputes and discusses the reforms that have occured over recent years.

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Looks at the history of the partition of Palestine in the twentieth century which has led to a series of wars and border conflicts with Israel and continues to contribute to the overall instability of the region.
By Robert C. Cottrell, James I. Matray (introduced by) and George J. Mitchell (foreword by)

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9780791080214 | Chelsea House Pub, July 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of the partition of Palestine in the twentieth century which has led to a series of wars and border conflicts with Israel and continues to contribute to the overall instability of the region.

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Looks at the history of the partition which separated the six counties of Northern Ireland from Southern Ireland, the intense period of civil war which followed, and the current attempts of political leaders to find a settlement.
By Robert C. Cottrell, James I. Matray (introduced by) and George J. Mitchell (foreword by)

Library:

9780791080207 | Chelsea House Pub, September 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of the partition which separated the six counties of Northern Ireland from Southern Ireland, the intense period of civil war which followed, and the current attempts of political leaders to find a settlement.

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A portrait of one of the great figures of the Negro League recreates the life of Rube Foster, the pitcher, manager, and administrator who helped shaped the league into a success. (view table of contents)

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9780814716144 | New York Univ Pr, October 1, 2001, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: A compelling portrayal of one of the great figures of the negro baseball leagues recreates the life of Rube Foster, the pitcher, manager, and administrator who helped shaped the league into a success.

Paperback:

9780814716151 | New York Univ Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A portrait of one of the great figures of the Negro League recreates the life of Rube Foster, the pitcher, manager, and administrator who helped shaped the league into a success.

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Examines the conflict in Vietnam as a nationalistic fight to eliminate the artificial divisions created by French colonialism and American Cold War policies. (view table of contents)
By Robert C. Cottrell, James I. Matray (introduced by) and George J. Mitchell (foreword by)

Library:

9780791078341 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Examines the conflict in Vietnam as a nationalistic fight to eliminate the artificial divisions created by French colonialism and American Cold War policies.

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Product Description: Lives & Legacies provides students with a collection of biographies of Western Civilization's key figures. Each biography is presented in chronological order with a brief intro to aid students in placing these figures in historical context.

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9780131829336 | 1 edition (Prentice Hall, August 11, 2003), cover price $13.33 | About this edition: Lives & Legacies provides students with a collection of biographies of Western Civilization's key figures.
9780131836327 | 1 edition (Prentice Hall, August 11, 2003), cover price $13.33 | About this edition: Lives & Legacies provides students with a collection of biographies of Western Civilization's key figures.

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Product Description: This book offers a narrative, chronological, and regionally organized approach to twentieth century world history. Throughout the presentation, three themes emphasize the importance of ideology, conflict, and technology to the century's events...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780130287038 | Prentice Hall, July 1, 2002, cover price $130.40 | About this edition: This book offers a narrative, chronological, and regionally organized approach to twentieth century world history.
9789990002720 | Prentice Hall, July 1, 2002, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: Ninteen twenty was a crucial year for the Chicago White Sox and for the game of baseball, in the aftermath of the 1919 World Series scandal. This work is a collective biography of four individuals whose baseball careers were forever altered in 1920 and an examination of the 1920 baseball season...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780786411641 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, January 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ninteen twenty was a crucial year for the Chicago White Sox and for the game of baseball, in the aftermath of the 1919 World Series scandal.

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Product Description: Roger Nash Baldwin's thirty-year tenure as director of the ACLU marked the period when the modern understanding of the Bill of Rights came into being. Spearheaded by Baldwin, volunteer attorneys of the caliber of Clarence Darrow, Arthur Garfield Hays, Osmond Frankel, and Edward Ennis transformed the constitutional landscape...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780231119726 | Columbia Univ Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Roger Nash Baldwin's thirty-year tenure as director of the ACLU marked the period when the modern understanding of the Bill of Rights came into being.

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9780231119733 | Columbia Univ Pr, December 1, 2000, cover price $22.01 | also contains Weltpolitische Ereignisse | About this edition: Roger Nash Baldwin's thirty-year tenure as director of the ACLU marked the period when the modern understanding of the Bill of Rights came into being.

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Product Description: America's foremost left-wing journalist of the post-World War I era was I.F. "Izzy" Stone. At the time of his death in 1989, Stone had completed the passage he once predicted to his wife "from pariah to a character and then . ...read more

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9780813518473 | Rutgers Univ Pr, November 1, 1992, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Traces the life of the radical American journalist, looks at his role in both the Old and New Left, and describes his coverage of the major news developments of his time

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9780813520087 | Reprint edition (Rutgers Univ Pr, June 1, 1994), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: America's foremost left-wing journalist of the post-World War I era was I.

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