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Product Description: From New Yorker staff writer and Harvard historian Jill Lepore, the dark, spellbinding tale of her restless search for the long-lost, longest book ever written, a century-old manuscript called “The Oral History of Our Time.” Joe Gould, a madman, believed he was the most brilliant historian of the twentieth century...read more

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9781101947586 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 17, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From New Yorker staff writer and Harvard historian Jill Lepore, the dark, spellbinding tale of her restless search for the long-lost, longest book ever written, a century-old manuscript called “The Oral History of Our Time.

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Product Description: Stories of passion, courage, and commitment, following individuals as they pursue the work they were born to do, from StoryCorps founder Dave IsayIn Callings, StoryCorps founder Dave Isay presents unforgettable stories from people doing what they love...read more
By Dave Isay and Maya Millett (contributor)

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9781594205187 | Penguin Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Stories of passion, courage, and commitment, following individuals as they pursue the work they were born to do, from StoryCorps founder Dave IsayIn Callings, StoryCorps founder Dave Isay presents unforgettable stories from people doing what they love.

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Product Description: The Oral History Reader, now in its third edition, is a comprehensive, international anthology combining major, ‘classic’ articles with cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history. Twenty-seven new chapters introduce the most significant developments in oral history in the last decade to bring this invaluable text up to date, with new pieces on emotions and the senses, on crisis oral history, current thinking around traumatic memory, the impact of digital mobile technologies, and how oral history is being used in public contexts, with more international examples to draw in work from North and South America, Britain and Europe, Australasia, Asia and Africa...read more
By Robert Perks (editor) and Alistair Thomson (editor)

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9780415707329 | 3 edition (Routledge, November 23, 2015), cover price $145.00
9780415343022 | 2 edition (Routledge, July 30, 2006), cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This greatly anticipated update of The Oral History Reader is a comprehensive, international anthology of major, ‘classic’ articles and cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history.
9780415133517 | Routledge, December 1, 1997, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: The Oral History Reader edited by Robert Perks and Alistair Thomson, is an international anthology of the key writings about the theory, method and use of oral history.

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9780415707336 | 3 edition (Routledge, December 16, 2015), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Oral History Reader, now in its third edition, is a comprehensive, international anthology combining major, ‘classic’ articles with cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history.
9780415343039 | 2 edition (Routledge, May 28, 2006), cover price $48.95 | About this edition: This greatly anticipated update of The Oral History Reader is a comprehensive, international anthology of major, ‘classic’ articles and cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history.
9780415133524 | Routledge, February 1, 1998, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The Oral History Reader edited by Robert Perks and Alistair Thomson, is an international anthology of the key writings about the theory, method and use of oral history.

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9780203435960 | Routledge, May 3, 2002, cover price $36.95

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Product Description: Just in time for the one-hundredth anniversary of Miami Beach, It Happened in Miami, the Magic City: An Oral History features nearly seventy fabulous voices including more than fifteen mini-memorists, telling stories, offering perceptions on subject matter as far back as memory allows up to the exciting headlines of today...read more

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9781589799509 | Taylor Pub, November 10, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Just in time for the one-hundredth anniversary of Miami Beach, It Happened in Miami, the Magic City: An Oral History features nearly seventy fabulous voices including more than fifteen mini-memorists, telling stories, offering perceptions on subject matter as far back as memory allows up to the exciting headlines of today.

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Product Description: In addition to the problem of language, conducting oral histories with immigrant narrators often requires special considerations: past violence, cultural sensitivity, and lack of trust. Yet, these narrators are often witnesses to, or participants in, important historical events, or can describe otherwise-undocumented social phenomena...read more
By Nancy MacKay (foreword by)

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9781629580036 | Left Coast Pr, August 31, 2015, cover price $94.00 | About this edition: In addition to the problem of language, conducting oral histories with immigrant narrators often requires special considerations: past violence, cultural sensitivity, and lack of trust.

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9781629580043 | Left Coast Pr, August 31, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In addition to the problem of language, conducting oral histories with immigrant narrators often requires special considerations: past violence, cultural sensitivity, and lack of trust.

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Product Description: For the past ten years, Nancy MacKay’s Curating Oral Histories (2006) has been the one-stop shop for librarians, curators, program administrators, and project managers who are involved in turning an oral history interview into a primary research document, available for use in a repository...read more

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9781611328554 | 2 edition (Left Coast Pr, October 15, 2015), cover price $94.00 | About this edition: For the past ten years, Nancy MacKay’s Curating Oral Histories (2006) has been the one-stop shop for librarians, curators, program administrators, and project managers who are involved in turning an oral history interview into a primary research document, available for use in a repository.
9781598740578 | Left Coast Pr, October 15, 2006, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: The interview is completed, the recorder packed away, and you've captured the narrator's voice for posterity.

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9781611328561 | 2 edition (Left Coast Pr, October 15, 2015), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: For the past ten years, Nancy MacKay’s Curating Oral Histories (2006) has been the one-stop shop for librarians, curators, program administrators, and project managers who are involved in turning an oral history interview into a primary research document, available for use in a repository.
9781598740585 | Left Coast Pr, October 15, 2006, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The interview is completed, the recorder packed away, and you've captured the narrator's voice for posterity.

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Product Description: Survivors of terrible events are often portrayed as unsung heroes or tragic victims but rarely as complex human beings whose lives extend beyond the stories they have told. The contributors to Beyond Testimony and Trauma consider other ways to engage with survivors and their accounts based on valuable insights gained from their work on long-term oral history projects...read more
By Steven High (editor)

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9780774828925 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, March 13, 2015, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Survivors of terrible events are often portrayed as unsung heroes or tragic victims but rarely as complex human beings whose lives extend beyond the stories they have told.
9780405022654, titled "Costumes from the Forbidden City" | Ayer Co Pub, July 1, 1981, cover price $23.95 | also contains Costumes from the Forbidden City

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9780774828932 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, October 23, 2015, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Survivors of terrible events are often portrayed as unsung heroes or tragic victims but rarely as complex human beings whose lives extend beyond the stories they have told.

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Product Description: Exploring the developments that have occurred in the practice of oral history since digital audio and video became viable, this book explores various groundbreaking projects in the history of digital oral history, distilling the insights of pioneers in the field and applying them to the constantly changing electronic landscape of today...read more
By Mary A. Larson (editor)

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9781137322005 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 17, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Exploring the developments that have occurred in the practice of oral history since digital audio and video became viable, this book explores various groundbreaking projects in the history of digital oral history, distilling the insights of pioneers in the field and applying them to the constantly changing electronic landscape of today.

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9781137322012 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 17, 2014, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Exploring the developments that have occurred in the practice of oral history since digital audio and video became viable, this book explores various groundbreaking projects in the history of digital oral history, distilling the insights of pioneers in the field and applying them to the constantly changing electronic landscape of today.

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Product Description: Doing Oral History is considered the premier guidebook to oral history, used by professional oral historians, public historians, archivists, and genealogists as a core text in college courses and throughout the public history community...read more

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9780199395194 | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, October 17, 2014), cover price $78.00 | About this edition: Doing Oral History is considered the premier guidebook to oral history, used by professional oral historians, public historians, archivists, and genealogists as a core text in college courses and throughout the public history community.
9780195154337 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, August 1, 2003), cover price $35.00

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9780199329335 | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 17, 2014), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Doing Oral History is considered the premier guidebook to oral history, used by professional oral historians, public historians, archivists, and genealogists as a core text in college courses and throughout the public history community.
9780195154344 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, August 7, 2003), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Oral history is vital to our understanding of the cultures and experiences of the past.

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Product Description: While the Naval base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba is well-known for its infamous prison camp, few people are aware of its prior use as an immigrant detention center for Haitian and Cuban refugees. Beginning in August 1994, the United States government declared that thousands of Cubans who had launched themselves into the Florida Straits on rickety rafts were "illegal refugees" and sent them to join over fifteen thousand Haitians already being held on Guantánamo after fleeing a violent coup in Haiti...read more

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9780199946877 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 10, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: While the Naval base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba is well-known for its infamous prison camp, few people are aware of its prior use as an immigrant detention center for Haitian and Cuban refugees.

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Product Description: A celebration of the relationships that bring us strength, purpose, and joy Ties That Bind honors the people who nourish and strengthen us. StoryCorps founder Dave Isay draws from ten years of the revolutionary oral history project’s rich archives, collecting conversations that celebrate the power of the human bond and capture the moment at which individuals become family...read more

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9781594205170 | Penguin Pr, October 17, 2013, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A celebration of the relationships that bring us strength, purpose, and joyTies That Bind honors the people who nourish and strengthen us.

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9780143125969 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, September 30, 2014), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A celebration of the relationships that bring us strength, purpose, and joy Ties That Bind honors the people who nourish and strengthen us.

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9781622312191, titled "Ties That Bind: Stories of Love & Gratitude from the First Ten Years of Storycorps" | Highbridge Co, October 22, 2013, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: Featuring exclusive interviews with the greatest players in team history, Richard Whittingham’s We Are the Bears is the definitive story of this classic NFL franchise, told by the men who built it. This oral history of the team, which features numerous legends—including Mike Singletary, Mike Ditka, Gayle Sayers, Dan Hampton, and many others—will delight fans of all ages...read more
By Mike Singletary (foreword by)

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9781629370088 | Reprint edition (Triumph Books, September 1, 2014), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Featuring exclusive interviews with the greatest players in team history, Richard Whittingham’s We Are the Bears is the definitive story of this classic NFL franchise, told by the men who built it.

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Product Description: Experience the mosaic of mid-century Manhattan in this exuberant oral history that begins in the post–World War II years when the city came into its own, and ends in the mid-1970s when it nearly went bust. This is the story of a time when great ocean liners were docked in the Hudson River ports, Checker cabs hurtled across a two-way Fifth Avenue, and the Third Avenue el cast long shadows onto the street below...read more

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9781589799059 | Reprint edition (Taylor Pub, September 6, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Experience the mosaic of mid-century Manhattan in this exuberant oral history that begins in the post–World War II years when the city came into its own, and ends in the mid-1970s when it nearly went bust.

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Product Description: An Entertainment Weekly Best Tell-All of 2013! One of Parade Magazine's Best Books About Movies/TV of 2013!A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Social Sciences Book in 2013! "The book is quite impressive. Mathew Klickstein must have a large multi Gigabyte RAM in his head to remember all those quotes and sort them into a meaningful book...read more

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9780142196854 | Plume, September 24, 2013, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: An Entertainment Weekly Best Tell-All of 2013!

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9781480539600, titled "Slimed: An Oral History of Nickelodeon's Golden Age" | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, September 24, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: An Entertainment Weekly Best Tell-All of 2013!

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Product Description: How does the historian approach memory and how do historians use different sources to analyze how history and memory interact and impact on each other? Memory and History explores the different aspects of the study of this field...read more
By Joan Tumblety (editor)

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9780415677110 | Routledge, May 28, 2013, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: How does the historian approach memory and how do historians use different sources to analyze how history and memory interact and impact on each other?

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9780415677127 | Routledge, May 28, 2013, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: How does the historian approach memory and how do historians use different sources to analyze how history and memory interact and impact on each other?

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Product Description: A New York Times Bestselling Author -- StoryCorps founder Dave Isay shares stories of love and marriage from the revolutionary oral history project, revealing the many and remarkable paths that relationships can take. From the excitement of courtship to the deep connection of lifelong commitment, we discover that love is found in the most unexpected of places and witness the life-affirming joy of partnership, the comfort of shared sorrows, and profound gratitude in the face of loss...read more

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9781410448354 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, June 6, 2012), cover price $31.99 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestselling Author -- StoryCorps founder Dave Isay shares stories of love and marriage from the revolutionary oral history project, revealing the many and remarkable paths that relationships can take.
9781594203213 | Penguin Pr, February 2, 2012, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: A beautifully produced companion volume to the public television documentary The Appalachians fills the void in information about the region, offering a rich portrait of its history and its legacy in music, literature, and film...read more
By Mari-Lynn Evans (editor), Holly George-Warren (editor), Tom Robertson (contributor) and Robert Santelli (editor)

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9781400061860 | Random House Inc, June 1, 2004, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Explores the people, history, and culture of the Appalachian region of the United States, in a portrait that includes essays, reminiscences, poetry, and oral histories.

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9781935978961 | West Virginia Univ Pr, November 1, 2012, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A beautifully produced companion volume to the public television documentary The Appalachians fills the void in information about the region, offering a rich portrait of its history and its legacy in music, literature, and film.

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Product Description: First published in 1970, Studs Terkel’s bestselling Hard Times has been called “a huge anthem in praise of the American spirit” (Saturday Review) and “an invaluable record” (The New York Times). With his trademark grace and compassion, Terkel evokes a mosaic of memories from those who were richest to those who were destitute: politicians, businessmen, artists and writers, racketeers, speakeasy operators, strikers, impoverished farmers, people who were just kids, and those who remember losing a fortune...read more

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9781595587039 | New Pr, October 9, 2012, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: First published in 1970, Studs Terkel’s bestselling Hard Times has been called “a huge anthem in praise of the American spirit” (Saturday Review) and “an invaluable record” (The New York Times).

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Product Description: First published in 1992 at the height of the furor over the Rodney King incident, Studs Terkel’s Race was an immediate bestseller. Offering a rare and revealing look at how people in America truly feel about race, Terkel’s candid interviews depict a complexity of thoughts and emotions and uncover a fascinating narrative of changing opinions...read more

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9781565840003 | New Pr, April 1, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Presents the feelings of nearly one hundred Americans on such issues as affirmative action, changing neighborhoods, secret prejudices, and more

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9781595588104 | 20 anv rep edition (New Pr, March 13, 2012), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: First published in 1992 at the height of the furor over the Rodney King incident, Studs Terkel’s Race was an immediate bestseller.
9781565849891 | New Pr, April 1, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "The kind of book that happens along once in a long while.
9789990093018 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 2005, cover price $0.02
9780385468893 | Anchor Books, April 1, 1993, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The author of American Dreams: Lost and Found and other works presents the opinions of nearly one hundred Americans as they discuss affirmative action, changing neighborhoods, and other race issues.

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Product Description: A celebration of love from StoryCorpsIn All There Is, StoryCorps founder David Isay shares stories from the revolutionary oral history project, revealing the many remarkable journeys that relationships can take. In these pages we discover that love is found in unexpected places: a New York tollbooth, a military base in Iraq, an airport lounge...read more

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9780143123026 | Penguin USA, December 24, 2012, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A celebration of love from StoryCorpsIn All There Is, StoryCorps founder David Isay shares stories from the revolutionary oral history project, revealing the many remarkable journeys that relationships can take.

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9781611745801 | Highbridge Co, February 2, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: StoryCorps travels America, collecting and preserving the stories of our lives.

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Product Description: This book demonstrates how oral history can provide a valuable way of understanding locality, which is important in light of major issues facing the world today, including global environmental concerns.
By Shelley Trower (editor)

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9780230623699 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2011, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This book demonstrates how oral history can provide a valuable way of understanding locality, which is important in light of major issues facing the world today, including global environmental concerns.

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Product Description: No other ballpark has the feel and tradition of Fenway. Entering the grandstand, one is transported back through time as the spirits of all those who came before seem to inhabit the cozy confines. Built by Red Sox owner John I. Taylor, Fenway Park opened in the spring of 1912, making it the oldest ballpark in the major leagues...read more
By Johnny Pesky (foreword by)

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9781584798521 | 1 edition (Stewart Tabori & Chang, March 1, 2011), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: No other ballpark has the feel and tradition of Fenway.

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Product Description: Oral history is a particularly useful way to capture ordinary people's lived experiences. This innovative book introduces the full array of oral history research methods and invites students and qualitative researchers to try them out in their own work...read more

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9781606235560 | 1 edition (Guilford Pubn, March 18, 2010), cover price $62.00 | About this edition: Oral history is a particularly useful way to capture ordinary people's lived experiences.

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9781593850739 | Guilford Pubn, March 19, 2010, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Oral history is a particularly useful way to capture ordinary people's lived experiences.

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Product Description: The Japanese railway soldiers, who built the notorious Burma-Thailand railway in 1942-43, earned an unenviable reputation for brutality, but they have not hitherto told their own story. This is the first book to bring to light the testimonies of the soldiers of the Emperor, who worked with 55,200 British, Australian and Dutch prisoners of war in the construction of the 415 kilometre railway...read more

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9781403932242 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 2, 2005, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The Japanese railway soldiers, who built the notorious Burma-Thailand railway in 1942-43, earned an unenviable reputation for brutality, but they have not hitherto told their own story.

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Product Description: Illustrated with numerous stories collected from Alaska, the Yukon, and South Africa and further enlivened by the author's accessible style and experiences as a longtime oral historian and archivist, So They Understand is a comprehensive study of the special challenges and concerns involved in documenting, representing, preserving, and interpreting oral narratives...read more

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9780070549746, titled "Modern Vascular Grafts" | McGraw-Hill, December 1, 1986, cover price $65.00 | also contains Modern Vascular Grafts

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9780874215502 | Utah State Univ Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Illustrated with numerous stories collected from Alaska, the Yukon, and South Africa and further enlivened by the author's accessible style and experiences as a longtime oral historian and archivist, So They Understand is a comprehensive study of the special challenges and concerns involved in documenting, representing, preserving, and interpreting oral narratives.

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