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Building the Beloved Community

Building the Beloved Community
Maurice McCrackin's Life for Peace and Civil Rights
Bechtel, Judith A. and Robert M. Coughlin, foreword by Daniel Berrigan

288 pp • Spring 1991
cloth 0-87722-783-7
EAN 978-0-87722-783-0

Softly, with Feeling
 
Softly, with Feeling
Joe Wilder and the Breaking of Barriers in American Music

Berger, Edward

400 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2014
cloth 1-4399-1127-4
EAN 978-1-4399-1127-3

Tasting Freedom

Tasting Freedom
Octavius Catto and the Battle for Equality in Civil War America

Biddle, Daniel R. and Murray Dubin

632 pp • Fall 2010
cloth 1-59213-465-3
EAN 978-1-59213-465-6
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The Woman I Was Not Born To Be

The Woman I Was Not Born To Be
A Transsexual Journey
Brevard, Aleshia

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-840-1
EAN 978-1-56639-840-4
cloth 1-56639-839-8
EAN 978-1-56639-839-8
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Hapa Girl

Hapa Girl
A Memoir
Chai, May-lee

232 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2007
paper 1-59213-616-8
EAN 978-1-59213-616-2
cloth 1-59213-615-X
EAN 978-1-59213-615-5
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Paper  Son

Paper Son
One Man's Story
Chin, Tung Pok with Winifred C. Chin, introduction by K. Scott Wong

184 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-801-0
EAN 978-1-56639-801-5
cloth 1-56639-800-2
EAN 978-1-56639-800-8
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This Fine Place So Far from Home

This Fine Place So Far from Home
Voices of Academics from the Working Class
edited by Dews, C. L. Barney and Carolyn Leste Law

352 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-291-8
EAN 978-1-56639-291-4
cloth 1-56639-290-X
EAN 978-1-56639-290-7
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Jim Bunning

Jim Bunning
Baseball and Beyond
Dolson, Frank

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1998
cloth 1-56639-636-0
EAN 978-1-56639-636-3
Excerpt available

Final Negotiations

Final Negotiations
A Story of Love, and Chronic Illness
Ellis, Carolyn

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-271-3
EAN 978-1-56639-271-6
cloth 1-56639-270-5
EAN 978-1-56639-270-9
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Mary Heaton Vorse

Mary Heaton Vorse
The Life of an American Insurgent
Garrison, Dee

400 pp • Spring 1989
paper 0-87722-781-0
EAN 978-0-87722-781-6
cloth 0-87722-601-6
EAN 978-0-87722-601-7

My Father's Testament

My Father's Testament
Memoir of a Jewish Teenager, 1938-1945
Gastfriend, Edward, afterword by Björn Krondorfer

187 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-735-9
EAN 978-1-56639-735-3
cloth 1-56639-734-0
EAN 978-1-56639-734-6
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Revolution By Love
 
Revolution By Love
edited by Ghandour, Dala, Emna Ben Yedder, Mohammed Masbah and Steve Parks

194 pp • 5x7 • Spring 2014
cloth 0-98404-299-7
EAN 978-0-98404-299-9

Justifiable Conduct
 
Justifiable Conduct
Self-Vindication in Memoir

Goode, Erich

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2013
paper 1-4399-1026-X
EAN 978-1-4399-1026-9
cloth 1-4399-1025-1
EAN 978-1-4399-1025-2

I Walked With Giants

I Walked with Giants
The Autobiography of Jimmy Heath
Heath, Jimmy and Joseph McLaren

344 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
cloth 1-4399-0198-8
EAN 978-1-4399-0198-4
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Robert Kennedy

Robert Kennedy
Brother Protector
Hilty, James W.

672 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2000
paper 1-56639-766-9
EAN 978-1-56639-766-7
cloth 1-56639-566-6
EAN 978-1-56639-566-3
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Home Bound

Home Bound
Growing Up with a Disability in America
Irvin, Cass

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2003
paper 1-59213-220-0
EAN 978-1-59213-220-1
cloth 1-59213-219-7
EAN 978-1-59213-219-5
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Fireweed

Fireweed
A Political Autobiography
Lerner, Gerda

408 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2002
paper 1-59213-236-7
EAN 978-1-59213-236-2
cloth 1-56639-889-4
EAN 978-1-56639-889-3
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Granville Hicks

Granville Hicks
The Intellectual in Mass Society
Levenson, Leah and Jerry Natterstad

336 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-104-0
EAN 978-1-56639-104-7

A Life in the Struggle

A Life in the Struggle
Ivory Perry and the Culture of Opposition
Lipsitz, George

Revised Edition
320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-321-3
EAN 978-1-56639-321-8
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Danny Litwhiler

Danny Litwhiler
Living the Baseball Dream
Litwhiler, Danny with Jim Sargent, foreword by Stan Musial

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-524-2
EAN 978-1-59213-524-0

Espejos y ventanas (Mirrors and Windows)

Espejos y ventanas (Mirrors and Windows)
historias orales de trabajadores agricolos y sus familias (Oral Histories of Mexican Farmworkers and the Families)
edited by Lyons, Mark, and August Tarrier

318 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
paper 0-971-2996-6-8
EAN 978-0-971-2996-6-5

On Any Given Sunday

On Any Given Sunday
A Life of Bert Bell
Lyons, Robert S.

352 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
cloth 1-59213-731-8
EAN 978-1-59213-731-2
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Frankie Manning

Frankie Manning
Ambassador of Lindy Hop
Manning, Frankie and Cynthia R. Millman

312 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2007
paper 1-59213-564-1
EAN 978-1-59213-564-6
cloth 1-59213-563-3
EAN 978-1-59213-563-9

Swingin' at the Savoy

Swingin' at the Savoy
The Memoir of a Jazz Dancer
Miller, Norma with Evette Jensen

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2001
paper 1-56639-849-5
EAN 978-1-56639-849-7
Excerpt available

White Boy

White Boy
A Memoir
Naison, Mark D.

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2002
paper 1-56639-942-4
EAN 978-1-56639-942-5
cloth 1-56639-941-6
EAN 978-1-56639-941-8
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Harvey and Jessie

Harvey and Jessie
A Couple of Radicals
O'Connor, Jessie Lloyd, Harvey O'Connor and Susan M. Bowler

278 pp • Spring 1988
paper 0-87722-659-8
EAN 978-0-87722-659-8
cloth 0-87722-519-2
EAN 978-0-87722-519-5

The Beat of My Drum

The Beat of My Drum
An Autobiography
Olatunji, Babatunde with Robert Atkinson and Akinsola Akiwowo, foreword by Joan Baez, introduction by Eric Charry

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-354-1
EAN 978-1-59213-354-3
cloth 1-59213-353-3
EAN 978-1-59213-353-6
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No Restraints

No Restraints
An Anthology of Disability Culture in Philadelphia
edited by Ott, Gil

152 pp • 7x10.5 • Spring 2012
paper 0-971-2996-2-5
EAN 978-0-971-2996-2-7

James Naismith

James Naismith
The Man Who Invented Basketball

Rains, Rob with Hellen Carpenter

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2009
paper 1-4399-0134-1
EAN 978-1-4399-0134-2
cloth 1-4399-0133-3
EAN 978-1-4399-0133-5
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Putting the Horse before Descartes

Putting the Horse Before Descartes
My Life's Work on Behalf of Animals
Rollin, Bernard E.

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2010
cloth 1-59213-825-X
EAN 978-1-59213-825-8
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All is Never Said

All is Never Said
The Story of Odette Harper Hines
Rollins, Judith

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-308-6
EAN 978-1-56639-308-9
cloth 1-56639-307-8
EAN 978-1-56639-307-2
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The Outsider

The Outsider
Albert M. Greenfield and the Fall of the Protestant Establishment
Rottenberg, Dan

384 pp • 9x9 • Fall 2014
cloth 1-43990-841-9
EAN 978-1-43990-841-9

Don't Call Me Inspirational
 
Don't Call Me Inspirational
A Disabled Feminist Talks Back

Rousso, Harilyn

224 pp • 5.25x9 • Spring 2013
paper 1-4399-0937-7
EAN 978-1-4399-0937-9
cloth 1-4399-0936-9
EAN 978-1-4399-0936-2

Out of the Jungle

Out of the Jungle
Jimmy Hoffa and the Remaking of the American Working Class
Russell, Thaddeus

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-027-5
EAN 978-1-59213-027-6
Excerpt available

Silent Gesture

Silent Gesture
The Autobiography of Tommie Smith
Smith, Tommie with David Steele

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2008
paper 1-59213-640-0
EAN 978-1-59213-640-7
cloth 1-59213-639-7
EAN 978-1-59123-639-1

Political Woman

Political Woman
Florence Luscomb and the Legacy of Radical Reform
Strom, Sharon Hartman

352 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-819-3
EAN 978-1-56639-819-0
cloth 1-56639-818-5
EAN 978-1-56639-818-3
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The Forgotten Bottom Remembered

The Forgotten Bottom Remembered
Stories from a Philadelphia Neighborhood
edited by Tarrier, August

202 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
paper 0-971-2996-4-1
EAN 978-0-971-2996-4-1

The Feel of Silence

The Feel of Silence
Tucker, Bonnie Poitras, foreword by Frederic Hafferty

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1995
paper 1-56639-352-3
EAN 978-1-56639-352-2
cloth 1-56639-351-5
EAN 978-1-56639-351-5
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Surviving Mexico's Dirty War

Surviving Mexico's Dirty War
A Political Prisoner's Memoir
Ulloa Bornemann, Alberto, edited by Arthur Schmidt and Aurora Camacho de Schmidt

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-423-8
EAN 978-1-59213-423-6
cloth 1-59213-422-X
EAN 978-1-59213-422-9
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The Education of a University President

The Education of a University President
Wachman, Marvin, foreword by James W. Hilty

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
cloth 1-59213-376-2
EAN 978-1-59213-376-5
Excerpt available

The Mogul
 
The Mogul
Eddie Gottlieb, Philadelphia Sports Legend and Pro Basketball Pioneer

Westcott, Rich, foreword by Paul Arizin

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2008
cloth 1-59213-655-9
EAN 978-1-59213-655-1
Excerpt available

V. F. Calverton

V. F. Calverton
Radical in the American Grain
Wilcox, Leonard

311 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
cloth 0-87722-929-5
EAN 978-0-87722-929-2

Samuel Joseph May and the Dilemmas of the Liberal Persuasion, 1797-1871

Samuel Joseph May and the Dilemmas of the Liberal Persuasion, 1797-1871
Yacovone, Donald

300 pp • Spring 1991
cloth 0-87722-760-8
EAN 978-0-87722-760-1

Forklore
 
Forklore
Recipes and Tales from an American Bistro

Yin, Ellen

288 pp • 10x8 • Fall 2007
cloth 1-59213-651-6
EAN 978-1-59213-651-3
Excerpt available


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