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Cheap Amusements
 

Cheap Amusements
Working Women and Leisure in Turn-of-the-Century New York

Kathy Peiss

The dilemmas of work and leisure for women at the turn-of-the-century

The Eagles Encyclopedia
 

The Eagles Encyclopedia
Ray Didinger and Robert S. Lyons

The first comprehensive history of the Philadelphia Eagles

Historical Thinking and Other Unnatural Acts
 

Historical Thinking and Other Unnatural Acts
Charting the Future of Teaching the Past

Sam Wineburg

How do historians know what they know?

We Make the Road by Walking
 

We Make the Road by Walking
Conversations on Education and Social Change

Myles Horton and Paulo Freire, edited by Brenda Bell, John Gaventa and John Peters

Two pioneers of education discuss their diverse experiences and ideas

Still Philadelphia
 

Still Philadelphia
A Photographic History, 1890-1940

Fredric M. Miller, Morris J. Vogel and Allen F. Davis

Photographic memories of Philadelphia, volume 1

Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell
 

Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell
Jane Golden, Robin Rice and Monica Yant Kinney, photographs by David Graham and Jack Ramsdale

The most important public art program in the United States

Classical Hindu Mythology
 

Classical Hindu Mythology
A Reader in the Sanskrit Puranas

edited by Cornelia Dimmit, translated by J. A. B van Buitenen

Fresh translations of the Mahapuranas, many available in English for the first time

Philadelphia Stories
 

Philadelphia Stories
A Photographic History, 1920-1960

Fredric M. Miller, Morris J. Vogel and Allen F. Davis

Photographic Philadelphia memories, volume 2

Why Our Drug Laws Have Failed and What We Can Do About It
 

Why Our Drug Laws Have Failed and What We Can Do About It
A Judicial Indictment of the War on Drugs

Judge James P. Gray

A devastating indictment of the War on Drugs

Caribbean Currents
 

Caribbean Currents
Caribbean Music from Rumba to Reggae

Peter Manuel with Kenneth Bilby and Michael Largey

A fascinating wide-ranging survey of Carribean music forms

Possessive Investment in Whiteness
 

The Possessive Investment in Whiteness
How White People Profit from Identity Politics

George Lipsitz

In this unflinching look at white supremacy, George Lipsitz probes into the ways that race determines life chances and structures experience in the contemporary United States

The Cleveland Indians Encyclopedia
 

The Cleveland Indians Encyclopedia
Russell Schneider

Everything you wanted to know about the Indians from 1869 to 1995

Larry Kane's Philadelphia
 

Larry Kane's Philadelphia
Larry Kane, foreword by Dan Rather

A first-hand look at Philadelphia's important events and people

Framing Blackness
 

Framing Blackness
The African American Image in Film

Ed Guerrero

A challenge to Hollywood's one-dimensional images of African Americans

The Afrocentric Idea
 

The Afrocentric Idea
Molefi Kete Asante

Asante's spirited engagement with culture warriors, neocons, and postmodernists updates this classic

The Gender Knot
 

The Gender Knot
Unraveling Our Patriarchal Legacy

Allan G. Johnson

A compelling approach to gender inequality that empowers both men and women to be part of the solution instead of just part of the problem

The New American History
 

The New American History
Revised and Expanded Edition
Edited for the American Historical Association

edited by Eric Foner

Leading historians define key trends in the field of history and reflect on how the experience of previously neglected groups has fundamentally redefined U.S. history

Agency-Based Social Work
 

Agency-Based Social Work
Neglected Aspects of Clinical Practice

Harold Weissman, Irwin Epstein and Andrea Savage

A guide by which practitioners can expand their repertoire of organizational roles

Bass Line
 

Bass Line
The Stories and Photographs of Milt Hinton

Milt Hinton and David G. Berger

Experience the jazz world from the lens of Hinton's camera

Mickey Mouse History and Other Essays on American Memory
 

Mickey Mouse History and Other Essays on American Memory
Michael Wallace

A long-awaited dispatch from the history front in today's culture war

AFSCME's Philadelphia Story
 

AFSCME's Philadelphia Story
Municipal Workers and Urban Power in the Twentieth Century

Francis Ryan

A history of the largest union in the AFL-CIO and its growth in a major American city


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