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Product Description: A hundred years ago, any soapbox orator who called for women's suffrage, laws protecting the environment, an end to lynching, or a federal minimum wage was considered a utopian dreamer or a dangerous socialist. Now we take these ideas for granted— because the radical ideas of one generation are often the common sense of the next...read more

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9781568586816 | Nation Books, June 26, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A hundred years ago, any soapbox orator who called for women's suffrage, laws protecting the environment, an end to lynching, or a federal minimum wage was considered a utopian dreamer or a dangerous socialist.

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By Mary Cross (editor)

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9781610690850 | Abc-Clio Inc, January 7, 2013, cover price $173.00

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9781462014460 | Iuniverse Inc, July 20, 2011, cover price $41.95

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9781462014125 | Iuniverse Inc, July 20, 2011, cover price $31.95

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9780312611569 | St Martins Pr, February 1, 2011, cover price $26.99

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9781250002082 | Reprint edition (Griffin, February 14, 2012), cover price $17.99

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Photos depict the aftermath of the severe earthquake that hit the San Francisco area on October 17, 1989

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9781559630382 | Island Pr, January 1, 1990, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Photos depict the aftermath of the severe earthquake that hit the San Francisco area on October 17, 1989

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Product Description: In the wake of San Francisco's 1906 catastrophe, an enterprising publisher dispatched journalist Charles Morris to obtain firsthand narratives from survivors. Morris's gripping report was rushed to press a few weeks later, providing "a complete and accurate account of the fearful disaster which visited the great city and the Pacific coast, the reign of panic and lawlessness, the plight of 300,000 homeless people, and the worldwide rush to the rescue...read more
By Charles Morris (editor)

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9780486802756 | Dover Pubns, January 14, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In the wake of San Francisco's 1906 catastrophe, an enterprising publisher dispatched journalist Charles Morris to obtain firsthand narratives from survivors.

Product Description: Four extraordinary men sought the presidency in 1912. Theodore Roosevelt was the charismatic and still wildly popular former president who sought to redirect the Republican Party toward a more nationalistic, less materialistic brand of conservatism and the cause of social justice...read more

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9780743273558 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, July 26, 2005), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Publisher description: Chace recounts all the excitement and pathos of a singular moment in American history: the crucial primaries, the Republicans' bitter nominating convention that forever split the party, Wilson's stunning victory on the forty-sixth ballot at the Democratic convention, Roosevelt's spectacular coast-to-coast whistle-stop electioneering, Taft's stubborn refusal to fight back against his former mentor, Debs's electrifying campaign appearances, and Wilson's 'accidental election' by less than a majority of the popular vote.

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9781439566534 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 20, 2008), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Four extraordinary men sought the presidency in 1912.

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9781107061798 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 31, 2014, cover price $85.00

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9781107639614 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 31, 2014, cover price $29.99

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9781483085128 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 15, 2015), cover price $29.95

Describes how 1920 was filled with massive political and social upheaval behind the flash and frivolity the decade has become known for, arguing that the twelve-month period foreshadowed the events of the twentieth and early twenty-first century.

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9781410481849 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, August 19, 2015), cover price $31.99 | About this edition: Describes how 1920 was filled with massive political and social upheaval behind the flash and frivolity the decade has become known for, arguing that the twelve-month period foreshadowed the events of the twentieth and early twenty-first century.
9781605987729 | Pegasus Books, May 15, 2015, cover price $27.95

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9781681771601 | Pegasus Books, August 9, 2016, cover price $17.95
9780553157444, titled "Circus" | Reissue edition (Skylark, November 1, 1981), cover price $2.50 | also contains Circus

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9781483085135 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 15, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The Roaring Twenties is the only decade in American history with a widely applied nickname, and our fascination with this era continues.
9780393993905, titled "The Study of Orchestration" | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1989, cover price $106.50 | also contains The Study of Orchestration

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9781483085111, titled "1920: The Year That Made the Decade Roar: Library Edition" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 15, 2015), cover price $105.00

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By Shally-Jensen (editor)

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9781619254930, titled "The 1920s (1920-1929): 1920-1929, Print Purchase Includes Free Online Access" | Har/psc edition (Salem Pr Inc, August 1, 2014), cover price $175.00

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Product Description: Sometimes life isn't fair: Most of the finishes in the 52-year history of the franchise (1901-1953) were in the depths of the second division. The one exception was 1922, a year in which the Browns led the league in batting, slugging, runs, triples, stolen bases, walks, strikeouts, saves and earned run average--and still came in second...read more

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9780899505916 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, May 1, 1991, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Sometimes life isn't fair: Most of the finishes in the 52-year history of the franchise (1901-1953) were in the depths of the second division.

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9780786477456 | Reprint edition (McFarland & Co Inc Pub, January 28, 2014), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Sometimes life isn't fair: Most of the finishes in the 52-year history of the franchise (1901-1953) were in the depths of the second division.

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9780700617159 | Univ Pr of Kansas, April 22, 2010, cover price $34.95

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9780700621132 | Univ Pr of Kansas, June 17, 2015, cover price $22.95

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Product Description: *Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the hurricane by survivors *Includes a bibliography for further reading "Pointe a Pitre was a perfect picture of a city that had been dynamited during the preceding night." - William H...read more
By Charles River Editors (corporate author)

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9781503111370 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 6, 2014, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: *Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the hurricane by survivors *Includes a bibliography for further reading "Pointe a Pitre was a perfect picture of a city that had been dynamited during the preceding night.

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By Hasia R. Diner (editor) and Gennady Estraikh (editor)

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9780814720202 | New York Univ Pr, August 12, 2013, cover price $85.00

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9780814720219 | New York Univ Pr, August 12, 2013, cover price $26.00

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Product Description: This important resource provides readers with many new ways to explore the 1930s in American history, as the country was immersed in the Great Depression. The text provides in-depth analysis of forty primary source documents to deliver a thorough examination of this important time in American history...read more
By Shally-Jensen (editor)

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9781619254954 | Har/psc edition (Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 2014), cover price $175.00 | About this edition: This important resource provides readers with many new ways to explore the 1930s in American history, as the country was immersed in the Great Depression.

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9780399224027, titled "Bill and Pete" | Putnam Pub Group, March 1, 1992, cover price $5.95 | also contains Bill and Pete | About this edition: "When William Everett Crocodile's mother takes him shopping for a toothbrush, he comes home with a bird named Pete .

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Product Description: This book details the history of the1930’s decade on a year-by-year basis, making it the true authority for this decade. Providing the history of each year makes the activities fit into an easy and enjoyable flow that can be digested and understood more clearly...read more

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9781501076701 | 3 edition (Createspace Independent Pub, September 5, 2014), cover price $28.98 | About this edition: This book details the history of the1930’s decade on a year-by-year basis, making it the true authority for this decade.

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9780762793020 | Lyons Pr, October 20, 2015, cover price $32.95

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9781493009442 | Lyons Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $22.95

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9780252033575 | Univ of Illinois Pr, September 24, 2008, cover price $41.95

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9780252078521 | Univ of Illinois Pr, January 30, 2012, cover price $21.95

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Hardcover:

9780300190861 | Yale Univ Pr, June 4, 2013, cover price $30.00

Paperback:

9780300205749 | Reprint edition (Yale Univ Pr, June 6, 2014), cover price $20.00

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9781452617435 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 27, 2013), cover price $49.99
9781452667430 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 27, 2013), cover price $34.99

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Product Description: In 1941: Fighting the Shadow War, A Divided America in a World at War, historian Marc Wortman thrillingly explores the little-known history of America’s clandestine involvement in World War II before the attack on Pearl Harbor.Prior to that infamous day, America had long been involved in a shadow war...read more

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9780802125118, titled "1941: Fighting the Shadow War: A Divided America in a World at War" | Atlantic Monthly Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: In 1941: Fighting the Shadow War, A Divided America in a World at War, historian Marc Wortman thrillingly explores the little-known history of America’s clandestine involvement in World War II before the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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Product Description: As America approaches the seventy-fifth anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, author William M. Christie provides a detailed history of the United States on the eve of World War II. 1941: The America That Went to War presents not only the military events of 1941 and specific areas of interest like sports, home life, and transportation, but also an overall portrait of the country...read more

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9781631440557 | Perseus Distribution Services, July 5, 2016, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: As America approaches the seventy-fifth anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, author William M.

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