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Product Description: During the early years of the Cold War, racial segregation in the American South became an embarrassing liability to the international reputation of the United States. For America to present itself as a model of democracy in contrast to the Soviet Union's totalitarianism, Jim Crow needed to end...read more

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9781496802385 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, August 14, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: During the early years of the Cold War, racial segregation in the American South became an embarrassing liability to the international reputation of the United States.

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9781496809711 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, October 1, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: During the early years of the Cold War, racial segregation in the American South became an embarrassing liability to the international reputation of the United States.

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Product Description: Covering more than four decades of American social and political history, The Loneliness of the Black Republican examines the ideas and actions of black Republican activists, officials, and politicians, from the era of the New Deal to Ronald Reagan's presidential ascent in 1980...read more

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9780691159010 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 28, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Covering more than four decades of American social and political history, The Loneliness of the Black Republican examines the ideas and actions of black Republican activists, officials, and politicians, from the era of the New Deal to Ronald Reagan's presidential ascent in 1980.

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9780691173641 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, August 2, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Covering more than four decades of American social and political history, The Loneliness of the Black Republican examines the ideas and actions of black Republican activists, officials, and politicians, from the era of the New Deal to Ronald Reagan's presidential ascent in 1980.
9780345350381, titled "The Chessmen of Mars" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, December 1, 1981), cover price $4.99 | also contains The Chessmen of Mars | About this edition: Held captive by grotesque bodiless heads, Princess Tara of Helium was rescued by a warrior who dared not reveal his name.

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Product Description: The adventures of Princess Tara in the land of headless men, creatures with the power of detaching their beads from their bodies and replacing them at will.Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.publicdomain...read more

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9781434494924 | Wildside Pr, November 30, 2007, cover price $32.95 | also contains The Chessmen of Mars | About this edition: The Chessmen of Mars is the fifth of Burroughs' famous Barsoom series.
9781582873794 | North Books, December 1, 2005, cover price $25.00
9781582878713 | Large print edition (North Books, December 1, 2005), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Presently Ghek pushed aside a door that opened from the stairway, and before them Tara saw the moonlight flooding the walled court where the headless rykors lay beside their feeding-troughs.
9781421807157 | 1st World Library, July 30, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks.
9781432617769 | Kessinger Pub Co, March 31, 2005, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
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9781523607839 | Annotated edition (Createspace Independent Pub, January 21, 2016), cover price $7.03 | also contains The Chessmen of Mars | About this edition: The Chessmen of Mars is an Edgar Rice Burroughs science fantasy novel, the fifth of his famous Barsoom series.
9781522860006 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 20, 2015, cover price $11.99 | also contains The Chessmen of Mars
9781519611789 | Ill edition (Createspace Independent Pub, November 30, 2015), cover price $9.25 | also contains The Chessmen of Mars | About this edition: The Chessmen of Mars: Illustrated (1922) is an Edgar Rice Burroughs science fiction novel, the fifth of his famous Barsoom series.
9781518823398 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 29, 2015, cover price $11.99 | also contains The Chessmen of Mars | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many classics 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.
9781517676094 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 5, 2015, cover price $12.99 | also contains The Chessmen of Mars
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Product Description: Black voters have overwhelmingly supported the Democratic Party for the last fifty years-and for their loyalty, black Americans have been rewarded with worsening schools, collapsed families, skyrocketed incarceration rates, disappearing jobs, and rising crime...read more

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9781501271526 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, January 11, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Black voters have overwhelmingly supported the Democratic Party for the last fifty years-and for their loyalty, black Americans have been rewarded with worsening schools, collapsed families, skyrocketed incarceration rates, disappearing jobs, and rising crime.

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Product Description: In African American Political Thought and American Culture, Alex Zamalin argues that African American writers James Baldwin, Ralph Ellison, and Toni Morrison expand the boundaries of American political thought and practice. These three writers uniquely reimagined core American ideals such as freedom, democratic commitment, and generosity, demonstrating that the practice of these values in everyday life, alongside the enactment of public policies and legislation, is essential for achieving racial justice...read more

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9781137528094 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 6, 2015, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: In African American Political Thought and American Culture, Alex Zamalin argues that African American writers James Baldwin, Ralph Ellison, and Toni Morrison expand the boundaries of American political thought and practice.

Product Description: America is in trouble. Our massive national debt is eating up our country’s wealth at an alarming rate. Best-selling author and historian Peter Jedick argues that the Federal Government must stop creating the crime ridden neighborhoods in our major cities that are bankrupting our country...read more

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9781514177136 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 13, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: America is in trouble.

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Product Description: Hip-Hop music encompasses an extraordinarily diverse range of approaches to politics. Some rap and Hip-Hop artists engage directly with elections and social justice organizations; others may use their platform to call out discrimination, poverty, sexism, racism, police brutality, and other social ills...read more

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9780812246841 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, March 18, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Hip-Hop music encompasses an extraordinarily diverse range of approaches to politics.

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Product Description: This important look at CAP combines historical research and analysis with the author's first-hand experience with the organization, providing the first historical narrative of a consequential player in the Black Power Movement.

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9780230112155, titled "Amiri Baraka and the Congress of African People: History and Memory" | Palgrave Macmillan, February 11, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This important look at CAP combines historical research and analysis with the author's first-hand experience with the organization, providing the first historical narrative of a consequential player in the Black Power Movement.

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Product Description: Bookended by remarks from African American diplomats Walter C. Carrington and Charles Stith, the essays in this volume use close readings of speeches, letters, historical archives, diaries, and memoirs of policymakers and newly available FBI files to confront much-neglected questions related to race and foreign relations in the United States...read more

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9780252038877 | Univ of Illinois Pr, February 10, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Bookended by remarks from African American diplomats Walter C.

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9780252080418 | Univ of Illinois Pr, January 26, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Bookended by remarks from African American diplomats Walter C.

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Product Description: Well before Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke out against nuclear weapons, African Americans were protesting the Bomb. Historians have generally ignored African Americans when studying the anti-nuclear movement, yet they were some of the first citizens to protest Truman's decision to drop atomic bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945...read more

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9780804789424 | Stanford Univ Pr, January 7, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Well before Rev.

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9780804792752 | Stanford Univ Pr, January 7, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Well before Rev.

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Product Description: A compelling intellectual and political study of a leading post–civil rights era African American political theorist and strategist.It is rare that a major leader of a protest movement also becomes an accomplished scholar who provides valuable insight into the movement in which he participated...read more
By Robert G. Newby (editor)

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9781438450919 | State Univ of New York Pr, March 1, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: It is rare that a major leader of a protest movement also becomes an accomplished scholar who provides valuable insight into the movement in which he participated.

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9781438450926 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 2, 2015, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A compelling intellectual and political study of a leading post–civil rights era African American political theorist and strategist.

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Product Description: Between the 1950s and 1970s, Black Power coalesced as activists advocated a more oppositional approach to fighting racial oppression, emphasizing racial pride, asserting black political, cultural, and economic autonomy, and challenging white power...read more

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9780415801423 | Routledge, December 19, 2014, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Between the 1950s and 1970s, Black Power coalesced as activists advocated a more oppositional approach to fighting racial oppression, emphasizing racial pride, asserting black political, cultural, and economic autonomy, and challenging white power.

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9780415801430 | Routledge, December 11, 2014, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Between the 1950s and 1970s, Black Power coalesced as activists advocated a more oppositional approach to fighting racial oppression, emphasizing racial pride, asserting black political, cultural, and economic autonomy, and challenging white power.

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Product Description: The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars chronicles the profound shift in geographic imaginings that occurred in African American culture as the United States evolved into a bioceanic global power...read more

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9781611686128 | Dartmouth College, November 4, 2014, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars chronicles the profound shift in geographic imaginings that occurred in African American culture as the United States evolved into a bioceanic global power.

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9781611686135 | Dartmouth College, November 4, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars chronicles the profound shift in geographic imaginings that occurred in African American culture as the United States evolved into a bioceanic global power.

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Product Description: In this intellectual history, Minkah Makalani reveals how early-twentieth-century black radicals organized an international movement centered on ending racial oppression, colonialism, class exploitation, and global white supremacy...read more

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9780807835043 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, November 28, 2011, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In this intellectual history, Minkah Makalani reveals how early-twentieth-century black radicals organized an international movement centered on ending racial oppression, colonialism, class exploitation, and global white supremacy.

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9781469617527 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, August 1, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In this intellectual history, Minkah Makalani reveals how early-twentieth-century black radicals organized an international movement centered on ending racial oppression, colonialism, class exploitation, and global white supremacy.
9780323011303, titled "Mosby''s Drug Guide for Nurses: 2000 Update" | 3rd bk&dsk edition (Mosby Inc, August 1, 1999), cover price $29.95 | also contains Mosby''s Drug Guide for Nurses: 2000 Update | About this edition: Designed especially for students, this portable drug handbook contains information on more than 60 drug classifications and 4,000 individual generic and trade name drugs.

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Product Description: It seemed at times during the 1960s that America was caught in an unending cycle of violence and disorder. Successive summers from 1964-1968 brought waves of urban unrest, street fighting, looting, and arson to black communities in cities from Florida to Wisconsin, Maryland to California...read more

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9781137269621 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 20, 2014, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: It seemed at times during the 1960s that America was caught in an unending cycle of violence and disorder.

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Product Description: In this absorbing transnational history, Alex Lubin reveals the vital connections between African American political thought and the people and nations of the Middle East. Spanning the 1850s through the present, and set against a backdrop of major political and cultural shifts around the world, the book demonstrates how international geopolitics, including the ascendance of liberal internationalism, established the conditions within which blacks imagined their freedom and, conversely, the ways in which various Middle Eastern groups have understood and used the African American freedom struggle to shape their own political movements...read more

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9781469612881 | 1 edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, February 1, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In this absorbing transnational history, Alex Lubin reveals the vital connections between African American political thought and the people and nations of the Middle East.

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Product Description: Unfinished Agenda offers an inside look at the Black Power Movement that emerged during the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties. A political memoir that teaches grass-roots politics and inspires organizing for real change in the Age of Obama, this book will appeal to readers of black history, Occupy Wall Street organizers, and armchair political advocates...read more
By Tom Hayden (foreword by) and Junius Williams

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9781583947227 | North Atlantic Books, January 14, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Unfinished Agenda offers an inside look at the Black Power Movement that emerged during the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties.

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Product Description: Images of upraised fists, afros, and dashikis have long dominated the collective memory of Black Power and its proponents. The “guerilla” figure―taking the form of the black-leather-clad revolutionary within the Black Panther Party―has become an iconic trope in American popular culture...read more

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9781617031618 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, January 3, 2012, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Images of upraised fists, afros, and dashikis have long dominated the collective memory of Black Power and its proponents.

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9781617039485 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, October 16, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Images of upraised fists, afros, and dashikis have long dominated the collective memory of Black Power and its proponents.

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9781617031625 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, January 1, 2012, cover price $55.00

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Product Description: Too often lost in our understanding of the American Cold War crisis, with its nuclear brinkmanship and global political chess game, is the simultaneous crisis on the nation's racial front. Reckoning Day is the first book to examine the relationship of African Americans to the atom bomb in postwar America...read more

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9780826519269 | Vanderbilt Univ Pr, September 30, 2013, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Too often lost in our understanding of the American Cold War crisis, with its nuclear brinkmanship and global political chess game, is the simultaneous crisis on the nation's racial front.

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9780826519276 | Vanderbilt Univ Pr, September 30, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Too often lost in our understanding of the American Cold War crisis, with its nuclear brinkmanship and global political chess game, is the simultaneous crisis on the nation's racial front.

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Product Description: African-Americans' analysis of, and interest in, foreign affairs represents a rich and dynamic legacy, and this work provides a cutting edge insight into this neglected aspect of US foreign affairs. In addition to extending the parameters of US foreign policy literature to include race and ethnicity, the book documents case-specific analyses of the evolutionary development of the African American foreign affairs network (AAFAN)...read more

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9780415482110 | Routledge, October 13, 2011, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: African-Americans' analysis of, and interest in, foreign affairs represents a rich and dynamic legacy, and this work provides a cutting edge insight into this neglected aspect of US foreign affairs.

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9780415705073 | Routledge, August 7, 2013, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: African-Americans' analysis of, and interest in, foreign affairs represents a rich and dynamic legacy, and this work provides a cutting edge insight into this neglected aspect of US foreign affairs.

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Product Description: The radical black left that played a crucial role in twentieth-century struggles for equality and justice has largely disappeared. Michael Dawson investigates the causes and consequences of the decline of black radicalism as a force in American politics and argues that the conventional left has failed to take race sufficiently seriously as a historical force in reshaping American institutions, politics, and civil society...read more

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9780674057685 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 18, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The radical black left that played a crucial role in twentieth-century struggles for equality and justice has largely disappeared.

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Product Description: Winner of the American Book Award (2014)In Oakland, California, in 1966, community college students Bobby Seale and Huey Newton armed themselves, began patrolling the police, and promised to prevent police brutality. Unlike the Civil Rights Movement that called for full citizenship rights for blacks within the U...read more

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9780520271852 | Univ of California Pr, January 14, 2013, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Winner of the American Book Award (2014)In Oakland, California, in 1966, community college students Bobby Seale and Huey Newton armed themselves, began patrolling the police, and promised to prevent police brutality.

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9780520282223 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, January 10, 2014), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Winner of the American Book Award (2014)In Oakland, California, in 1966, community college students Bobby Seale and Huey Newton armed themselves, began patrolling the police, and promised to prevent police brutality.

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Product Description: The historical significance of Barack Obama's triumph in the presidential election of 2008 scarcely requires comment. Yet it contains an irony: he won a victory as an African American only by denying that he should discuss issues that target the concerns of African Americans...read more

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9780199739677 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The historical significance of Barack Obama's triumph in the presidential election of 2008 scarcely requires comment.

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9780199325238 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 2, 2014), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The historical significance of Barack Obama's triumph in the presidential election of 2008 scarcely requires comment.

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