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9781439913369 | Temple Univ Pr, April 29, 2016, cover price $99.50

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9781439913376 | Temple Univ Pr, April 29, 2016, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: When a murder takes place in Dawson’s Landing, Missouri, the lives of twin Italian noblemen, the courageous slave Roxy, her 1/32nd “black” son who has been raised “white,” and a failing lawyer with an intense interest in the science of fingerprinting become tangled...read more
By Werner Sollors (introduced by) and Mark Twain

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9780674059832 | Reprint edition (Belknap Pr, February 9, 2015), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: When a murder takes place in Dawson’s Landing, Missouri, the lives of twin Italian noblemen, the courageous slave Roxy, her 1/32nd “black” son who has been raised “white,” and a failing lawyer with an intense interest in the science of fingerprinting become tangled.
9780345311467, titled "Goodbye, Mickey Mouse" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, September 1, 1988), cover price $5.95 | also contains Goodbye, Mickey Mouse | About this edition: Sample copy.

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Product Description: In Germany, the years immediately following World War II call forward images of obliterated cities, hungry refugees, and ghostly monuments to Nazi crimes. The temptation of despair was hard to resist, and to contemporary observers the road toward democracy in the Western zones of occupation seemed rather uncertain...read more

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9780674052437 | Belknap Pr, April 28, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In Germany, the years immediately following World War II call forward images of obliterated cities, hungry refugees, and ghostly monuments to Nazi crimes.

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Product Description: W. E. B. Du Bois was a public intellectual, sociologist, and activist on behalf of the African American community. He profoundly shaped black political culture in the United States through his founding role in the NAACP, as well as internationally through the Pan-African movement...read more
By W. E. B. Du Bois and Arnold Rampersad (introduced by)

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9780195325898 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 15, 2007, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: W.

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9780199387052 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 1, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: W.

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A swashbuckling adventure by the author of The Three Musketeers chronicles the story of Georges Munier, a wealthy, young mulatto on the Caribbean island of Mauritius, who returns from his European education, falls in love with a beautiful white woman whose race-conscious family objects to the match, and leads a slave uprising. 10,000 first printing.

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9780679643463 | Italian edition edition (Modern Library, May 1, 2007), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A swashbuckling adventure by the author of The Three Musketeers chronicles the story of Georges Munier, a wealthy, young mulatto on the Caribbean island of Mauritius, who returns from his European education, falls in love with a beautiful white woman whose race-conscious family objects to the match, and leads a slave uprising.

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9781505382105 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 5, 2014, cover price $16.95 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: 1810, à l’Ile de France (actuelle Maurice).
9781500612634 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 23, 2014, cover price $8.99 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
9781499651393 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 26, 2014, cover price $7.49 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: Ne vous est-il pas arrivé quelquefois, pendant une de ces longues, tristes et froides soirées d'hiver, où, seul avec votre pensée, vous entendiez le vent siffler dans vos corridors, et la pluie fouetter contre vos fenêtres; ne vous est-il pas arrivé, le front appuyé contre votre cheminée, et regardant, sans les voir, les tisons pétillants dans l'âtre; ne vous est-il pas arrivé, dis-je, de prendre en dégoût notre climat sombre, notre Paris humide et boueux, et de rêver quelque oasis enchantée, tapissée de verdure et pleine de fraîcheur, où vous puissiez, en quelque saison de l'année que ce fût, au bord d'une source d'eau vive, au pied d'un palmier, à l'ombre des jambosiers, vous endormir peu à peu dans une sensation de bien-être et de langueur?
9781490945828 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 8, 2013, cover price $7.99 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: "Georges" de Alexandre Dumas.
9781479136551 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 17, 2012, cover price $16.95 | also contains Georges | About this edition: Georges par Alexandre Dumas
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1810, à l’Ile de France (actuelle Maurice). Pierre Munier, intègre et prospère planteur métis, se distingue dans la défense de l’île menacée par les Anglais, après avoir été refusé en raison de sa couleur de peau dans la garde nationale par M. de Malmédie, riche colon. Georges et Jacques, enfants de Munier, se défendent contre une provocation d’Henri, fils de Malmédie. Leur père, “ce héros qui lève la tête devant la mitraille et plie les genoux devant un préjugé”, décide d’éloigner les deux frères, qui partent pour la France. Jacques se fait bientôt matelot et disparaît ; quant à Georges, il reçoit à Paris la meilleure éducation et devient vite un jeune homme brillant, doué d’un sang-froid hors norme et d’une grande élévation morale. Quatorze années passent. Georges décide de regagner son île natale, avec un objectif : y vaincre le “préjugé de couleur” (on ne dit pas encore racisme) attaché à sa condition de mulâtre...

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9781505382105 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 5, 2014, cover price $16.95 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: 1810, à l’Ile de France (actuelle Maurice).
9781500612634 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 23, 2014, cover price $8.99 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
9781499651393 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 26, 2014, cover price $7.49 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: Ne vous est-il pas arrivé quelquefois, pendant une de ces longues, tristes et froides soirées d'hiver, où, seul avec votre pensée, vous entendiez le vent siffler dans vos corridors, et la pluie fouetter contre vos fenêtres; ne vous est-il pas arrivé, le front appuyé contre votre cheminée, et regardant, sans les voir, les tisons pétillants dans l'âtre; ne vous est-il pas arrivé, dis-je, de prendre en dégoût notre climat sombre, notre Paris humide et boueux, et de rêver quelque oasis enchantée, tapissée de verdure et pleine de fraîcheur, où vous puissiez, en quelque saison de l'année que ce fût, au bord d'une source d'eau vive, au pied d'un palmier, à l'ombre des jambosiers, vous endormir peu à peu dans une sensation de bien-être et de langueur?
9781490945828 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 8, 2013, cover price $7.99 | also contains Georges, Georges | About this edition: "Georges" de Alexandre Dumas.
9781479136551 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 17, 2012, cover price $16.95 | also contains Georges | About this edition: Georges par Alexandre Dumas
3 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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Product Description: Bereits 1946 nahm der in Lettland geborene amerikanische Psychologe David Pablo Boder in Europa mit einem Drahtaufnahmegerat uber 100 Gesprache mit judischen und einigen nicht-judischen Uberlebenden von Vernichtungspolitik, Konzentrationslagern und Kriegswirren auf, die heute eine der allerfruhesten Sammlungen von Nachkriegszeugenaussagen darstellen...read more
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9783825360672 | 2 edition (Isd, August 1, 2012), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Bereits 1946 nahm der in Lettland geborene amerikanische Psychologe David Pablo Boder in Europa mit einem Drahtaufnahmegerat uber 100 Gesprache mit judischen und einigen nicht-judischen Uberlebenden von Vernichtungspolitik, Konzentrationslagern und Kriegswirren auf, die heute eine der allerfruhesten Sammlungen von Nachkriegszeugenaussagen darstellen.

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Product Description: America is a nation making itself up as it goes along―a story of discovery and invention unfolding in speeches and images, letters and poetry, unprecedented feats of scholarship and imagination. In these myriad, multiform, endlessly changing expressions of the American experience, the authors and editors of this volume find a new American history...read more
By Werner Sollors (editor)

Hardcover:

9780674035942 | Belknap Pr, September 23, 2009, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: America is a nation making itself up as it goes along—a story of discovery and invention unfolding in speeches and images, letters and poetry, unprecedented feats of scholarship and imagination.

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9780674064102 | Belknap Pr, May 7, 2012, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: America is a nation making itself up as it goes along―a story of discovery and invention unfolding in speeches and images, letters and poetry, unprecedented feats of scholarship and imagination.

By Werner Sollors (foreword by)

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9783531149042 | Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, April 10, 2017, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: The Norton Critical Edition of this hugely influential novel gives readers the fullest possible sense of its historical background and critical assessment. Inspired by the 1898 Wilmington Riot and the eyewitness accounts of Charles W...read more
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780393934144 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 23, 2012, cover price $20.60 | About this edition: The Norton Critical Edition of this hugely influential novel gives readers the fullest possible sense of its historical background and critical assessment.

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Product Description: Opening with five intriguing urban short stories by Zora Neale Hurston that are reprinted here for the first time, and with the first publication and reproduction in facsimile of two previously unknown Hurston letters, this special issue of "Amerikastudien / American Studies," edited by Glenda R...read more
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9783825358969 | Isd, May 1, 2011, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Opening with five intriguing urban short stories by Zora Neale Hurston that are reprinted here for the first time, and with the first publication and reproduction in facsimile of two previously unknown Hurston letters, this special issue of "Amerikastudien / American Studies," edited by Glenda R.

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Product Description: In the first half of the twentieth century, the United States moved from the periphery to the center of global cultural production. At the same time, technologies of dissemination evolved rapidly, and versions of modernism emerged as dominant art forms...read more

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9780674030916 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, November 30, 2008), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In the first half of the twentieth century, the United States moved from the periphery to the center of global cultural production.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

Hardcover:

9780559311161 | Bibliobazaar, October 30, 2008, cover price $32.99
9781436524865 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2008, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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9780559311154 | Bibliobazaar, October 30, 2008, cover price $28.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780415925105 | Exp sub edition (Routledge, December 1, 1999), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Hamilton Holt, editor of The Independent, collected these touching autobiographies of ordinary people--new immigrants and sharecroppers, cooks and fishermen, women and men working in sweatshops, in the city, and on the land.

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Product Description: Book by Webb, Frank J.

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9781592640997 | Toby Pr, April 30, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Book by Webb, Frank J.

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Product Description: Book by Webb, Frank J.

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9781592640980 | Toby Pr, April 30, 2005, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Book by Webb, Frank J.

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Product Description: A white knight meets his half-black half-brother in battle. A black hero marries a white woman. A slave mother kills her child by a rapist-master. A white-looking person of partly African ancestry passes for white. A master and a slave change places for a single night...read more
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780814781432 | New York Univ Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: A white knight meets his half-black half-brother in battle.

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9780814781449 | New York Univ Pr, March 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A white knight meets his half-black half-brother in battle.

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Product Description: Creole poets have always eluded easy definition, infusing European poetic forms with Louisiana themes and Native American and African influences to produce an impressive variety of highly accomplished verses. This work contains poems by more than thirty different poets, presented in their original French alongside English translations...read more
By Norman R. Shapiro (editor), Werner Sollors (foreword by) and M. Lynn Weiss (introduced by)

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9780252071492 | Univ of Illinois Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Creole poets have always eluded easy definition, infusing European poetic forms with Louisiana themes and Native American and African influences to produce an impressive variety of highly accomplished verses.

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Product Description: More than 25,000 German-language titles have been published in the United States from the colonial period to the twentieth century. This book gives a fresh look at this rich historical tradition, with essays discussing all genres of this colorful literature, ranging from immigrant letters to experimental German-language poetry by Jewish women, from German-American novelists and playwrights to Austrian refugee publishers and a psychological theorist of the movies...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Winfried Fluck (editor) and Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780820452296 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, June 1, 2002, cover price $92.95 | About this edition: More than 25,000 German-language titles have been published in the United States from the colonial period to the twentieth century.

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Product Description: Adrienne Kennedy has been a force in American theatre since the early 1960s, influencing generations of playwrights with her hauntingly fragmentary lyrical dramas. Exploring the violence racism visits upon people's lives, Kennedy's plays express poetic alienation, transcending the particulars of character and plot through ritualistic repetition and radical structural experimentation...read more
By Adrienne Kennedy and Werner Sollors (introduced by)

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9780816636020 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Adrienne Kennedy has been a force in American theatre since the early 1960s, influencing generations of playwrights with her hauntingly fragmentary lyrical dramas.

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9780816636037 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Introduction by Werner Sollors Adrienne Kennedy has been a force in American theatre since the early 1960s, influencing generations of playwrights with her hauntingly fragmentary lyrical dramas.

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Product Description: The text of Equiano’s narrative presented here is that of the 1789 first edition. It is accompanied by an introduction, maps, illustrations, and annotations. "Contexts" provides essential public writings on the autobiography, general and historical background, related travel and scientific literature, other eighteenth-century works by authors of African ancestry, and works debating the slave trade...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780393974942 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 2000), cover price $22.05 | About this edition: The text of Equiano’s narrative presented here is that of the 1789 first edition.

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Product Description: Interracialism, or marriage between members of different races, has formed, torn apart, defined and divided our nation since its earliest history. This collection explores the primary texts of interracialism as a means of addressing core issues in our racial identity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780195128567 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, October 19, 2000, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Interracialism, or marriage between members of different races, has formed, torn apart, defined and divided our nation since its earliest history.

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Product Description: Interracialism, or marriage between members of different races, has formed, torn apart, defined and divided our nation since its earliest history. This collection explores the primary texts of interracialism as a means of addressing core issues in our racial identity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780195128574 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, October 19, 2000, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: Interracialism, or marriage between members of different races, has formed, torn apart, defined and divided our nation since its earliest history.

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Product Description: Why can a "white" woman give birth to a "black" baby, while a "black" woman can never give birth to a "white" baby in the United States? What makes racial "passing" so different from social mobility? Why are interracial and incestuous relations often confused or conflated in literature, making "miscegenation" appear as if it were incest? Werner Sollors examines these questions and others in Neither Black nor White yet Both, a fully researched investigation of literary works that, in the past, have been read more for a black-white contrast of "either-or" than for an interracial realm of "neither, nor, both, and in-between...read more

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9780195052824 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 24, 1997, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: A study on the history of miscegenation and interracial literature examines the taboos and restrictions surrounding interracial relationships as they are found in prominent literary works.

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9780674607804 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 15, 1999, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Why can a "white" woman give birth to a "black" baby, while a "black" woman can never give birth to a "white" baby in the United States?

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Describes literature in languages other than English in the United States, and recommends knowing English plus other languages
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780814780923 | New York Univ Pr, August 1, 1998, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Describes literature in languages other than English in the United States, and recommends knowing English plus other languages

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9780814780930 | New York Univ Pr, August 1, 1998, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Describes literature in languages other than English in the United States, and recommends knowing English plus other languages

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Describes literature in languages other than English in the United States, and recommends knowing English plus other languages (view table of contents)
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780814797532 | New York Univ Pr, August 1, 1998, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Describes literature in languages other than English in the United States, and recommends knowing English plus other languages

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