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Janet M. Alger, Steven F. Alger: Cat Culture
Cat Culture
The Social World of a Cat Shelter

Alger, Janet M. and Steven F. Alger

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2002
paper 978-1-56639-998-2
cloth 978-1-56639-997-5
Excerpt available

Götz Aly and Karl Heinz Roth: The Nazi Census
The Nazi Census
Identification and Control in the Third Reich

Aly, Götz and Karl Heinz Roth, foreword by Edwin Black, translated by Assenka Oksiloff

192 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2004
paper 978-1-59213-259-1
cloth 978-1-59213-199-0
Excerpt available

Susan A. Ambrose, Kristin L. Dunkle, Barbara B. Lazarus, Indira Nair, Deborah A. Harkus: Journeys of Women in Science and Engineering
Journeys of Women in Science and Engineering
No Universal Constants

Ambrose, Susan A., Kristin L. Dunkle, Barbara B. Lazarus, Indira Nair and Deborah A. Harkus

512 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1997
paper 978-1-56639-528-1
cloth 978-1-56639-527-4
Excerpt available

Kenneth L. Ames: Death in the Dining Room and Other Tales of Victorian Culture
Death in the Dining Room and Other Tales of Victorian Culture
Ames, Kenneth L.

280 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1992
paper 978-1-56639-333-1
cloth 978-0-87722-891-2
Excerpt available

The Wars We Inherit

The Wars We Inherit
Military Life, Gender Violence, and Memory
Amy, Lori E.

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-961-3
cloth 978-1-59213-960-6
Excerpt available

Michael Anderegg: Inventing Vietnam
Inventing Vietnam
The War in Film and Television

edited by Anderegg, Michael

295 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1991
paper 978-0-87722-862-2
cloth 978-0-87722-861-5
Excerpt available

Judith Andre, David N. James: Rethinking College Athletics
Rethinking College Athletics
edited by Andre, Judith and David N. James

257 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1990
paper 978-1-56639-002-6
cloth 978-0-87722-716-8
Excerpt available

Edward Arian: The Unfulfilled Promise
The Unfulfilled Promise
Public Subsidy of the Arts in America

Arian, Edward

120 pp • Spring 1989
paper 978-1-56639-083-5
cloth 978-0-87722-612-3

Arnold Arluke, Clinton R. Sanders: Regarding Animals
Regarding Animals
Arluke, Arnold and Clinton R. Sanders

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 978-1-56639-441-3
cloth 978-1-56639-440-6
Excerpt available

Stanley Aronowitz: Just Around the Corner
Just Around the Corner
The Paradox of the Jobless Recovery

Aronowitz, Stanley

176 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2005
paper 978-1-59213-138-9
cloth 978-1-59213-137-2
Excerpt available

Jerome P. Baggett: Habitat for Humanity®
Habitat for Humanity®
Building Private Homes, Building Public Religion

Baggett, Jerome P.

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 978-1-56639-803-9
cloth 978-1-56639-802-2
Excerpt available

William Barlow: Looking Up at Down
'Looking Up at Down'
The Emergence of Blues Culture

Barlow, William

464 pp • Spring 1989
paper 978-0-87722-722-9
cloth 978-0-87722-583-6

William Barlow: Voice Over
Voice Over
The Making of Black Radio

Barlow, William

334 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-667-7
cloth 978-1-56639-666-0
Excerpt available

Diane Barthel: Putting on Appearances
Putting on Appearances
Gender and Advertising

Barthel, Diane

232 pp • Fall 1989
paper 978-0-87722-661-1
cloth 978-0-87722-528-7
Excerpt available

Animals at Play
Animals at Play
Rules of the Game

Bekoff, Marc, illustrations by Michael J. DiMotta

32 pp • 10x7• Fall 2008
cloth 978-1-59213-551-6

Music, Style, and Aging

Music, Style, and Aging
Growing Old Disgracefully?
Bennett, Andy

226 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2012
paper 978-1-4399-0808-2
cloth 978-1-4399-0807-5


The Rush to End Grief and What It Costs Us

Berns, Nancy

228 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2011
paper 978-1-4399-0577-7
cloth 978-1-4399-0576-0
Excerpt available

Allida M. Black: Modern American Queer History
Modern American Queer History
edited by Black, Allida M.

312 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2001
paper 978-1-56639-872-5
cloth 978-1-56639-871-8
Excerpt available

Bob Bloss: Rookies of the Year
Rookies of the Year
Bloss, Bob

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
cloth 978-1-59213-164-8
Excerpt available

Bob Bloss: Baseball Managers
Baseball Managers
Stats, Stories, and Strategies

Bloss, Bob

400 pp • 6x9.2 • Spring 1999
cloth 978-1-56639-661-5
Excerpt available

Harry C. Boyte, Nancy N. Kari: Building America
Building America
The Democratic Promise of Public Work

Boyte, Harry C. and Nancy N. Kari

272 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 978-1-56639-458-1
cloth 978-1-56639-457-4

Sarah Burns: Pastoral Inventions
Pastoral Inventions
Rural Life in Nineteenth-Century American Art and Culture

Burns, Sarah

392 pp • 9x7.5 • Spring 1989
cloth 978-0-87722-580-5

The Smoke of the Gods

The Smoke of the Gods
A Social History of Tobacco
Burns, Eric

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 978-1-59213-480-9

Eric Burns: The Spirits of America
The Spirits of America
A Social History of Alcohol

Burns, Eric

344 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2003
paper 978-1-59213-269-0
cloth 978-1-59213-214-0
Excerpt available

Glenn Busch: You Are My Darling Zita
You Are My Darling Zita
Busch, Glenn

304 pp • Fall 1991
cloth 978-0-87722-791-5
Excerpt available

From Warism to Pacifism

From Warism to Pacifism
A Moral Continuum
Second Edition

Cady, Duane L.

170 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0312-4
cloth 978-1-4399-0311-7
Excerpt available

Gary Caruso: Braves Encyclopedia
The Braves Encyclopedia
Caruso, Gary

544 pp • 9x12 • Fall 1995
cloth 978-1-56639-384-3

Carole Case: Down the Backstretch
Down the Backstretch
Racing and the American Dream

Case, Carole

224 pp • Fall 1991
cloth 978-0-87722-846-2
Excerpt available

Joan Cassell: Expected Miracles
Expected Miracles
Surgeons at Work

Cassell, Joan

259 pp • Spring 1991
paper 978-0-87722-838-7
cloth 978-0-87722-804-2

Sucheng Chan: Hmong Means Free
Hmong Means Free
Life in Laos and America

edited by Chan, Sucheng

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 978-1-56639-163-4
cloth 978-1-56639-162-7
Excerpt available

Kate Roberts, Joseph P. Clancy: The World of Kate Roberts
The World of Kate Roberts
Selected Stories, 1925-1981

translated by Clancy, Joseph P.

400 pp • Fall 1991
paper 978-0-87722-795-3
cloth 978-0-87722-794-6

Dan Clawson, Alan Neustadtl, Mark Weller: Dollars and Votes
Dollars and Votes
How Business Campaign Contributions Subvert Democracy

Clawson, Dan, Alan Neustadtl and Mark Weller

256 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-626-4
cloth 978-1-56639-625-7
Excerpt available

Elliot D. Cohen, Michael Davis: AIDS
Crisis in Professional Ethics

edited by Cohen, Elliot D. and Michael Davis

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 978-1-56639-165-8
cloth 978-1-56639-164-1

John Collins: West African Pop Roots
West African Pop Roots
Collins, John

382 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 978-0-87722-916-2
cloth 978-0-87722-793-9

Pam Cook, Philip Dodd: Women and Film
Women and Film
A Sight and Sound Reader

edited by Cook, Pam and Philip Dodd

287 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-143-6
cloth 978-1-56639-142-9
Excerpt available

Hope Cooke: Seeing New York
Seeing New York
History Walks for Armchair and Footloose Travelers

Cooke, Hope

464 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 978-1-56639-289-1
cloth 978-1-56639-288-4

Melody D. Davis: The Male Nude in Contemporary Photography
The Male Nude in Contemporary Photography
Davis, Melody D.

208 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1991
paper 978-1-56639-198-6
cloth 978-0-87722-839-4

Robert Dawidoff: Making History Matter
Making History Matter
Dawidoff, Robert

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 978-1-56639-749-0
cloth 978-1-56639-748-3
Excerpt available

Richard Delgado, Jean Stefancic: Critical White Studies
Critical White Studies
Looking Behind the Mirror

edited by Delgado, Richard and Jean Stefancic

704 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1997
paper 978-1-56639-532-8
cloth 978-1-56639-531-1
Excerpt available

One Last Read

One Last Read
The Collected Works of the World's Slowest Sportswriter

edited by Didinger, Ray

384 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2007
cloth 978-1-59213-600-1
Excerpt available

Ray Didinger, Robert S. Lyons: The Eagles Encyclopedia
The Eagles Encyclopedia
Didinger, Ray and Robert S. Lyons

336 pp • 8.5x11 • Fall 2005
cloth 978-1-59213-449-6
Excerpt available

The New Eagles Encyclopedia
The New Eagles Encyclopedia
Didinger, Ray with Robert S. Lyons

440 pp • 8.3125x10.875 • Fall 2014
cloth 978-1-43991-211-9

Gary Dorrien: The Neoconservative Mind
The Neoconservative Mind
Politics, Culture, and the War of Ideology

Dorrien, Gary

512 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 978-1-56639-144-3
cloth 978-1-56639-019-4

George W. Downs, Patrick D. Larkey: Search for Government Efficiency
Search for Government Efficiency
From Hubris to Helplessness

Downs, George W. and Patrick D. Larkey

252 pp • Fall 1985
cloth 978-0-87722-409-9

Murray Dubin: South Philadelphia
South Philadelphia
Mummers, Memories, and the Melrose Diner

Dubin, Murray

248 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1996
cloth 978-1-56639-429-1

W. D. Ehrhart: Ordinary Lives
Ordinary Lives
Platoon 1005 and the Vietnam War

Ehrhart, W. D.

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1999
cloth 978-1-56639-674-5
Excerpt available

Mike Eisenbath: The Cardinals Encyclopedia
The Cardinals Encyclopedia
Eisenbath, Michael, foreword by Stan Musial

652 pp • 9x12 • Spring 1999
cloth 978-1-56639-703-2
Excerpt available

Craig Eisendrath: National Insecurity
National Insecurity
U.S. Intelligence After the Cold War

edited by Eisendrath, Craig, foreword by Tom Harkin

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 978-1-56639-848-0
cloth 978-1-56639-744-5
Excerpt available

Elizabeth Fee, Linda Shopes, Linda Zeidman: The Baltimore Book
The Baltimore Book
New Views of Local History

edited by Fee, Elizabeth, Linda Shopes and Linda Zeidman

256 pp • Fall 1991
paper 978-1-56639-184-9
cloth 978-0-87722-817-2

The Steelers Encyclopedia
The Steelers Encyclopedia
Finder, Chuck

336 pp • 8.375x10.875 • Fall 2012
cloth 978-1-4399-0832-7
Excerpt available

The Textures of Time

The Textures of Time
Agency and Temporal Experience

Flaherty, Michael G.

192 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0263-9
cloth 978-1-4399-0262-2
Excerpt available

Michael Allen Fox: Deep Vegetarianism
Deep Vegetarianism
Fox, Michael Allen

234 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1999
paper 978-1-56639-705-6
cloth 978-1-56639-704-9
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Gary L. Francione: Rain Without Thunder
Rain Without Thunder
The Ideology of the Animal Rights Movement

Francione, Gary L.

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1996
paper 978-1-56639-461-1
cloth 978-1-56639-460-4
Excerpt available

A Is for Art Museum
A is for Art Museum
Friedland, Katy and Marla K. Shoemaker

64 pp • 8.25x8.25 • Fall 2008
cloth 978-1-59213-963-7

Art Museum Opposites

Art Museum Opposites
Friedland, Katy and Marla K. Shoemaker

44 pp • 8.5x11 • Fall 2010
cloth 978-1-4399-0523-4

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

Garrison, Dee

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

Edward Gastfriend: 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 978-1-56639-735-3
cloth 978-1-56639-734-6
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Ladies and Gents

Ladies and Gents
Public Toilets and Gender
edited by Gershenson, Olga, Barbara Penner

262 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2009
paper 978-1-59213-940-8
cloth 978-1-59213-939-2
Excerpt available

Sherna Berger Gluck: An American Feminist in Palestine
An American Feminist in Palestine
The Intifada Years

Gluck, Sherna Berger

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-191-7
cloth 978-1-56639-190-0
Excerpt available

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

160 pp • 9x11 • Fall 2002
cloth 978-1-56639-951-7
Excerpt available

More Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell

More Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell
Golden, Jane, Robin Rice and Natalie Pompilio, photographs by David Graham and Jack Ramsdale

160 pp • 9x11 • Fall 2006
cloth 978-1-59213-527-1

Michael S. Goldstein: Alternative Health Care
Alternative Health Care
Medicine, Miracle, or Mirage?

Goldstein, Michael S.

280 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1999
paper 978-1-56639-678-3
cloth 978-1-56639-677-6
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Roger S. Gottlieb: History and Subjectivity
History and Subjectivity
The Transformation of Marxist Theory

Gottlieb, Roger S.

336 pp • Fall 1987
cloth 978-0-87722-494-5

William Graebner: Coming of Age in Buffalo
Coming of Age in Buffalo
Youth and Authority in the Postwar Era

Graebner, William

200 pp • Fall 1989
paper 978-1-56639-197-9
cloth 978-0-87722-629-1

Herman Gray: Producing Jazz
Producing Jazz
The Experience of an Independent Record Company

Gray, Herman

184 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 978-0-87722-574-4

Elements of Discipline
Elements of Discipline
Nine Principles for Teachers and Parents

Greenspan, Stephen, foreword by Arnold Sameroff

212 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2012
paper 978-1-4399-0897-6
cloth 978-1-4399-0896-9
Excerpt available

Ed Guerrero: Framing Blackness
Framing Blackness
The African American Image in Film

Guerrero, Ed

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-126-9
cloth 978-1-56639-125-2

The Americanization of Social Science

The Americanization of Social Science
Intellectuals and Public Responsibility in the Postwar United States
Haney, David Paul

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2007
paper 978-1-59213-714-5
cloth 978-1-59213-713-8
Excerpt available

C. Lee Harrington, Denise D. Bielby: Soap Fans
Soap Fans
Pursuing Pleasure and Making Meaning in Everyday Life

Harrington, C. Lee and Denise D. Bielby

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-330-0
cloth 978-1-56639-329-4
Excerpt available

Lou Harry: Strange Philadelphia
Strange Philadelphia
Stories from the City of Brotherly Love

Harry, Lou with Michael Strickland

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-375-1

The Boxing Scene
The Boxing Scene
Hauser, Thomas

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2008
paper 978-1-59213-977-4
cloth 978-1-59213-976-7
Excerpt available

Alan Havig: Fred Allen's Radio Comedy
Fred Allen's Radio Comedy
Havig, Alan

296 pp • Fall 1990
paper 978-0-87722-810-3
cloth 978-0-87722-713-7

Davie Heiden: Dust to Dust
Dust to Dust
A Doctor's View of Famine in Africa

Heiden, David

224 pp • 7.5x10 • Spring 1992
cloth 978-0-87722-912-4

The Perfect Square

The Perfect Square
A History of Rittenhouse Square

Heinzen, Nancy M.

224 pp • 8x8 • Fall 2009
cloth 978-1-59213-988-0
Excerpt available

Rude Democracy

Rude Democracy
Civility and Incivility in American Politics

Herbst, Susan

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2010
cloth 978-1-4399-0335-3
Excerpt available

Juan Felipe Herrera: Mayan Drifter
Mayan Drifter
Chicano Poet in the Lowlands of America

Herrera, Juan Felipe

330 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1996
paper 978-1-56639-482-6
cloth 978-1-56639-481-9
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Milt Hinton, David G. Berger: Bass Line
Bass Line
The Stories and Photographs of Milt Hinton

Hinton, Milt and David G. Berger

328 pp • 10.5x9.5 • Fall 1988
paper 978-0-87722-681-9
cloth 978-0-87722-518-8
Excerpt available

J. Hoberman: The Red Atlantis
The Red Atlantis
Communist Culture in the Absence of Communism

Hoberman, J.

326 pp • 5x9 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-767-4
cloth 978-1-56639-643-1
Excerpt available

J. Hoberman: The Magic Hour
The Magic Hour
Film at Fin de Siècle

Hoberman, J.

280 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2002
paper 978-1-56639-996-8
cloth 978-1-56639-995-1
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J. Hoberman: Vulgar Modernism
Vulgar Modernism
Writing on Movies and Other Media

Hoberman, J.

300 pp • Fall 1991
paper 978-0-87722-866-0
cloth 978-0-87722-864-6

J. Hoberman: Bridge of Light
Bridge of Light
Yiddish Film between Two Worlds

Hoberman, J.

416 pp • 8x9.25 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-404-8
Excerpt available

Jerome Holtzman, George Vass: Chicago Cubs Encyclopedia
The Chicago Cubs Encyclopedia
Holtzman, Jerome and George Vass

568 pp • 9x12 • Spring 1997
cloth 978-1-56639-547-2

Myles Horton, Paulo Freire: We Make the Road by Walking
We Make the Road by Walking
Conversations on Education and Social Change

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

296 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1990
paper 978-0-87722-775-5
cloth 978-0-87722-771-7
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Richard J. Webster: Philadelphia Preserved
The Philadelphia Reader
edited by Huber, Robert, and Benjamin Wallace, foreword by Buzz Bissinger

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2006
paper 978-1-59213-461-8
cloth 978-1-59213-460-1
Excerpt available

David E. James: Stan Brakhage
Stan Brakhage

edited by James, David E.

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 978-1-59213-272-0
cloth 978-1-59213-271-3
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Michael Jarrett: Sound Tracks
Sound Tracks
A Musical ABC, Volumes 1-3

Jarrett, Michael

304 pp • 5.5x9 • Fall 1998
cloth 978-1-56639-641-7
Excerpt available

Arthur Kahn: AIDS, The Winter War
AIDS, The Winter War
Kahn, Arthur D.

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 978-1-56639-018-7

Where Rivers Meet the Sea
Where Rivers Meet the Sea
The Political Ecology of Water

Kane, Stephanie C.

246 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2012
paper 978-1-4399-0931-7
cloth 978-1-4399-0930-0
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Richard C. Karl: Across the Red Line
Across the Red Line
Stories from the Surgical Life

Karl, Richard C.

160 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2001
paper 978-1-59213-193-8
cloth 978-1-56639-912-8
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Charles Keil, Angeliki V. Keil, Dick Blau: Polka Happiness
Polka Happiness
Keil, Charles, Angeliki V. Keil and Dick Blau

288 pp • 8x10 • Fall 1992
paper 978-1-56639-462-8
cloth 978-0-87722-819-6

Forgotten Philadelphia

Forgotten Philadelphia
Lost Architecture of the Quaker City
Keels, Thomas H.

320 pp • 10x8 • Fall 2007
cloth 978-1-59213-506-6

Life, Liberty, and the Mummers

Life, Liberty, and the Mummers
Kennedy III, E. A.

192 pp • 8.5x11 • Fall 2007
cloth 978-1-59213-588-2
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The Life and Times of Philadelphia's Schuylkill River
Kephart, Beth

120 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2007
paper 978-1-59213-637-7
cloth 978-1-59213-636-0


A Philadelphia Affair
Kephart, Beth

144 pp • 5.5x8.5 • Fall 2015
cloth 978-1-43991-315-4

Michael S. Kimmel: The Politics of Manhood
The Politics of Manhood
Profeminist Men Respond to the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement
(And the Mythopoetic Leaders Answer)

edited by Kimmel, Michael S.

400 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-366-9
cloth 978-1-56639-365-2

Neal King: Heroes in Hard Times
Heroes in Hard Times
Cop Action Movies in the U.S.

King, Neal

282 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1999
paper 978-1-56639-702-5
cloth 978-1-56639-701-8
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W. D. King: Writing Wrongs
Writing Wrongs
The Work of Wallace Shawn

King, W. D., foreword by John Lahr

264 pp • 5x9 • Spring 1997
cloth 978-1-56639-517-5

Leonard Koppett: The Man in the Dugout
The Man in the Dugout
Baseball's Top Managers and How They Got That Way

Koppett, Leonard

424 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1999
cloth 978-1-56639-745-2
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Leonard Koppett: Koppett's Concise History of Major League Baseball
Koppett's Concise History of Major League Baseball
Koppett, Leonard

521 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1998
cloth 978-1-56639-638-7

Susan Korman: P Is for Philadelphia
P Is for Philadelphia
Korman, Susan

64 pp • 10x8 • Spring 2005
cloth 978-1-59213-107-5
Excerpt available

Wendy Kozol: Life's America
Life's America
Family and Nation in Postwar Photojournalism

Kozol, Wendy

232 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1994
paper 978-1-56639-221-1
cloth 978-1-56639-152-8

Matthew Lasar: Pacifica Radio
Pacifica Radio
The Rise of an Alternative Network

Lasar, Matthew

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2000
paper 978-1-56639-777-3
Excerpt available

Judith N. Lasker, Susan Borg: In Search of Parenthood
In Search of Parenthood
Coping with Infertility and High-Tech Conception

Lasker, Judith N. and Susan Borg

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-259-4
cloth 978-1-56639-258-7

Peter Lehman: Running Scared
Running Scared
Masculinity and the Representation of the Male Body

Lehman, Peter

256 pp • 6.5x9.25 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-222-8
cloth 978-1-56639-099-6
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Richard C. Lindberg: White Sox Encyclopedia
The White Sox Encyclopedia
Lindberg, Richard C., photographs by Mark Fletcher

592 pp • 9x12 • Spring 1997
cloth 978-1-56639-449-9

Amy Ling: Yellow Light
Yellow Light
The Flowering of Asian American Arts

edited by Ling, Amy

384 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 978-1-56639-817-6
cloth 978-1-56639-670-7

Lee Lourdeaux: Italian and Irish Filmmakers in America
Italian and Irish Filmmakers in America
Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese

Lourdeaux, Lee

288 pp • Spring 1990
paper 978-1-56639-087-3
cloth 978-0-87722-697-0

Ralph H. Lutts: Wild Animal Story
The Wild Animal Story
edited by Lutts, Ralph H.

328 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-918-0
cloth 978-1-56639-593-9
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Staughton Lynd: Lucasville
The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising

Lynd, Staughton

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2004
paper 978-1-59213-094-8
cloth 978-1-59213-093-1
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Paul Lyons: Class of '66
Class of '66
Living in Suburban Middle America

Lyons, Paul

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-214-3
cloth 978-1-56639-213-6
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Robert S. Lyons: Palestra Pandemonium
Palestra Pandemonium
A History of the Big 5

Lyons, Robert S.

240 pp • 8.375x10.875 • Fall 2002
cloth 978-1-56639-991-3
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Paul Lyons: New Left, New Right, and the Legacy of the Sixties
New Left, New Right, and the Legacy of the Sixties
Lyons, Paul

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1996
paper 978-1-56639-478-9
cloth 978-1-56639-477-2

My Soul's Been Psychedelicized
My Soul's Been Psychedelicized
Electric Factory: Four Decades in Posters and Photographs

Magid, Larry with Robert Huber

200 pp • 10x12 • Spring 2011
cloth 978-1-4399-0180-9

Nan Bauer Maglin, Nancy Schniedewind: Women and Stepfamilies
Women and Stepfamilies
Voices of Anger and Love

edited by Maglin, Nan Bauer and Nancy Schniedewind

448 pp • Fall 1988
paper 978-0-87722-782-3
cloth 978-0-87722-586-7

Luisa Margolies: My Mother's Hip
My Mother's Hip
Lessons from the World of Eldercare

Margolies, Luisa, foreword by Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2003
paper 978-1-59213-238-6
cloth 978-1-59213-237-9
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City in a Park
City in a Park
A History of Philadelphia's Fairmount Park System

McClelland, James and Lynn Miller

368 pp • 8x10 • Fall 2015
cloth 978-1-4399-1208-9

Brian P. McDonough, M.D.: Talking Health with Dr. Brian McDonough
Talking Health with Dr. Brian McDonough
edited by McDonough, M.D., Brian P.

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
cloth 978-1-56639-207-5

The Brazilian Sound
The Brazilian Sound
Samba, Bossa Nova, and the Popular Music of Brazil

McGowan, Chris and Ricardo Pessanha

Revised and Expanded Edition
280 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2008
paper 978-1-59213-929-38
cloth 978-1-59213-928-6
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Toni A. H. McNaron: Poisoned Ivy
Poisoned Ivy
Lesbian and Gay Academics Confronting Homophobia

McNaron, Toni A. H.

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1996
paper 978-1-56639-488-8
cloth 978-1-56639-487-1
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Arnold J. Meltsner: Rules for Rulers
Rules for Rulers
The Politics of Advice

Meltsner, Arnold J.

208 pp • Spring 1990
cloth 978-0-87722-685-7

Joanne Meyerowitz: History and September 11th
History and September 11th
edited by Meyerowitz, Joanne

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2003
paper 978-1-59213-203-4
cloth 978-1-59213-202-7
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Rod Michalko: The Two in One
The Two-in-One
Walking with Smokie, Walking with Blindness

Michalko, Rod

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-649-3
cloth 978-1-56639-648-6
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Lawrence E. Mitchell: Stacked Deck
Stacked Deck
A Story of Selfishness in America

Mitchell, Lawrence E.

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1998
cloth 978-1-56639-592-2

Mark Monroe, Carolyn Reyer: An Indian in White America
An Indian in White America
Monroe, Mark, edited by Carolyn Reyer, afterword by Kenneth Lincoln

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-235-8
cloth 978-1-56639-234-1

Janine Marie Morgall: Technology Assessment
Technology Assessment
A Feminist Perspective

Morgall, Janine Marie

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-091-0
cloth 978-1-56639-090-3

Lawrence J. Ouellet: Pedal to the Metal
Pedal to the Metal
The Work Life of Truckers

Ouellet, Lawrence J.

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 978-1-56639-176-4
cloth 978-1-56639-175-7

Marianne A. Paget, Marjorie L. DeVault: A Complex Sorrow
A Complex Sorrow
Reflections on Cancer and an Abbreviated Life

Paget, Marianne A., edited by Marjorie L. DeVault

176 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1993
paper 978-1-56639-192-4
cloth 978-1-56639-041-5

Community Gardening

Community Gardening
A PHS Handbook

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

132 pp • 8.5x8.5 • Fall 2011
paper 978-0-615-40150-8

John Ardoin, Philadelphia Orchestra Association: The Philadelphia Orchestra
The Philadelphia Orchestra
A Century of Music

Philadelphia Orchestra Assoc., edited by John Ardoin

256 pp • 9x12 • Fall 1999
cloth 978-1-56639-712-4

Eileen Pollack: Paradise, New York
Paradise, New York
A Novel

Pollack, Eileen

288 pp • 5x9 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-789-6
cloth 978-1-56639-657-8
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Elena Poniatowska: Nothing, Nobody
Nothing, Nobody
The Voices of the Mexico City Earthquake

Poniatowska, Elena, translated by Aurora Camacho de Schmidt, foreword by Arthur Schmidt

384 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-345-4
cloth 978-1-56639-344-7
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William P. Quigley: Ending Poverty as We Know It
Ending Poverty as We Know It
Guaranteeing a Right to a Job at a Living Wage

Quigley, William P.

256 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 978-1-59213-033-7
cloth 978-1-59213-032-0
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Richard Quinney: Journey to a Far Place
Journey to a Far Place
Autobiographical Reflections

Quinney, Richard

152 pp • 8x10 • Fall 1990
cloth 978-0-87722-725-0
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Tutoring Matters

Tutoring Matters
Everything You Always Wanted to Know about How to Tutor
Second Edition

Chin, Tiffani, Jerome Rabow and Jeimee Estrada

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2011
paper 978-1-4399-0741-2
cloth 978-1-4399-0740-5
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Tom Regan: The Thee Generation
The Thee Generation
Reflections on the Coming Revolution

Regan, Tom

176 pp • Fall 1990
paper 978-0-87722-772-4
cloth 978-0-87722-758-8

Irwin Richman: Borscht Belt Bungalows
Borscht Belt Bungalows
Memories of Catskill Summers

Richman, Irwin

256 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1997
paper 978-1-59213-190-7
cloth 978-1-56639-585-4
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The Redskins Encyclopedia

The Redskins Encyclopedia
Richman, Michael, foreword by Dexter Manley

432 pp • 8.315x10.875 • Fall 2007
cloth 978-1-59213-542-4
Excerpt available

Phyllis White Rodríguez-Peralta: Philadelphia Maestros
Philadelphia Maestros
Ormandy, Muti, Sawallisch

Rodríguez-Peralta, Phyllis White

192 pp • 6x8 • Spring 2006
cloth 978-1-59213-487-8
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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 978-1-59213-825-8
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Vincent J. Samar: The Right to Privacy
The Right to Privacy
Gays, Lesbians, and the Constitution

Samar, Vincent J.

260 pp • Spring 1991
paper 978-0-87722-952-0
cloth 978-0-87722-796-0

Clinton R. Sanders: Customizing the Body
Customizing the Body
The Art and Culture of Tattooing

Sanders, Clinton R. and D. Angus Vail

Revised and Expanded Edition
280 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2008
paper 978-1-59213-888-3
cloth 978-1-59213-887-6
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Leslie Savan: The Sponsored Life
The Sponsored Life
Ads, TV, and American Culture

Savan, Leslie

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-245-7
cloth 978-1-56639-244-0
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Rik Scarce: Fishy Business
Fishy Business
Salmon, Biology, and the Social Construction of Nature

Scarce, Rik

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 978-1-56639-729-2
cloth 978-1-56639-728-5
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Russell Schneider: The Cleveland Indians Encyclopedia
The Cleveland Indians Encyclopedia
Schneider, Russell

584 pp • 9x12 • Spring 1996
cloth 978-1-56639-405-5

Sam Schrager: The Trial Lawyer's Art
The Trial Lawyer's Art
Schrager, Sam

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 978-1-56639-799-5
cloth 978-1-56639-673-8
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Edwin M. Schur: The Americanization of Sex
The Americanization of Sex
Schur, Edwin M.

248 pp • Spring 1988
paper 978-0-87722-633-8
cloth 978-0-87722-521-8

Kurt Schwitters, Jerome Rothenberg, Pierre Joris: Poems Performance Pieces Proses Plays Poetics (pppppp)
Poems Performance Pieces Proses Plays Poetics
Schwitters, Kurt, edited by Jerome Rothenberg, translated by Pierre Joris

288 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1993
paper 978-1-56639-264-8
cloth 978-0-87722-894-3

David M. Scobey: Empire City
Empire City
The Making and Meaning of the New York City Landscape

Scobey, David M.

352 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2002
paper 978-1-59213-235-5
cloth 978-1-56639-950-0
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Berlusconi's Italy
Berlusconi's Italy
Mapping Contemporary Italian Politics

Shin, Michael E. and John A. Agnew

184 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2008
paper 978-1-59213-717-6
cloth 978-1-59213-716-9
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Art Simon: Dangerous Knowledge
Dangerous Knowledge
The JFK Assassination in Art and Film
With a New Preface by the Author

Simon, Art

298 pp • 5.25x9 • Spring 2013
paper 978-1-4399-1044-3
Excerpt available

Amelia Simpson: Xuxa
The Mega-Marketing of Gender, Race, and Modernity

Simpson, Amelia

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-107-8
cloth 978-1-56639-101-6
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Never Easy, Never Pretty  Never Easy, Never Pretty
A Fan, A City, A Championship Season

Smith, Dean Bartoli

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2013
cloth 978-1-4399-1106-8

Steven G. Smith: Gender Thinking
Gender Thinking
Smith, Steven G.

384 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 978-0-87722-964-3
cloth 978-0-87722-963-6

Ellen M. Snyder-Grenier: Brooklyn!
An Illustrated History

Snyder-Grenier, Ellen M.

304 pp • 8x10 • Spring 1996
paper 978-1-59213-082-5
cloth 978-1-56639-408-6
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Pat Spallone: Generation Games
Generation Games
Genetic Engineering and the Future for Our Lives

Spallone, Pat

343 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 978-0-87722-967-4
cloth 978-0-87722-966-7

David Sprintzen: Camus
A Critical Examination

Sprintzen, David

336 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1988
paper 978-0-87722-827-1
cloth 978-0-87722-544-7

Jean Stefancic, Richard Delgado: No Mercy
No Mercy
How Conservative Think Tanks and Foundations Changed America's Social Agenda

Stefancic, Jean and Richard Delgado, foreword by Mark Tushnet

208 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1996
cloth 978-1-56639-469-7

Mary Stimming, Maureen Stimming: Before Their Time
Before Their Time
Adult Children's Experiences of Parental Suicide

edited by Stimming, Mary and Maureen Stimming

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-655-4
cloth 978-1-56639-654-7
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Menachem Student: In the Shadow of War
In the Shadow of War
Memories of a Soldier and Therapist

Student, Menachem, foreword by Terry A. Kupers

192 pp • Spring 1991
cloth 978-0-87722-789-2

Michael W. Suleiman: Arabs in America
Arabs in America
Building a New Future

edited by Suleiman, Michael W.

368 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1999
paper 978-1-56639-727-8
cloth 978-1-56639-726-1
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Zohreh T. Sullivan: Exiled Memories
Exiled Memories
Stories of Iranian Diaspora

Sullivan, Zohreh T.

328 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 978-1-56639-843-5
cloth 978-1-56639-842-8
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George Sullivan, John Powers: Yankees
The Yankees
An Illustrated History

edited by Sullivan, George and John Powers

467 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1997
cloth 978-1-56639-553-3
Excerpt available

Wayne R. Swanson: The Christ Child Goes to Court
The Christ Child Goes to Court
Swanson, Wayne R.

284 pp • Fall 1989
paper 978-0-87722-958-2
cloth 978-0-87722-638-3

Marian Swerdlow: Underground Woman
Underground Woman
My Four Years as a New York City Subway Conductor

Swerdlow, Marian

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-610-3
cloth 978-1-56639-609-7
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The Philly Fan's Code

The Philly Fan's Code
The 50 Toughest, Craziest, Most Legendary Philadelphia Athletes of the Last 50 Years

Tanier, Mike

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2011
paper 978-1-4399-0599-9
Excerpt available

Athan G. Theoharis, John Stuart Cox: The Boss
The Boss
J. Edgar Hoover and the Great American Inquisition

Theoharis, Athan G. and John Stuart Cox

504 pp • Spring 1988
cloth 978-0-87722-532-4

Hazel Thornton: Hung Jury
Hung Jury
The Diary of a Menendez Juror

Thornton, Hazel, commentaries by Lawrence S. Wrightsman, Amy J. Posey and Alan W. Scheflin

200 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-394-2
cloth 978-1-56639-393-5
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María de los Angeles Torres: By Heart/De Memori
By Heart/De Memoria
Cuban Women's Journeys In and Out of Exile

edited by Torres, María de los Angeles

208 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2002
paper 978-1-59213-011-5
cloth 978-1-59213-010-8
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Guy Trebay: In the Place to Be
In The Place To Be
Guy Trebay's New York

Trebay, Guy, photographs by Sylvia Plachy

384 pp • 5.5x8.5 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-208-2
cloth 978-1-56639-278-5

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

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-352-2
cloth 978-1-56639-351-5
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Susan Tucker, Katherine Ott, Patricia P. Buckler: The Scrapbook in American Life
The Scrapbook in American Life
edited by Tucker, Susan, Katherine Ott and Patricia P. Buckler

344 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2006
paper 978-1-59213-478-6
cloth 978-1-59213-477-9
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Men Can

Men Can
The Changing Image and Reality of Fatherhood in America

Unger, Donald N. S.

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-43990-000-0
Excerpt available

Francisco Valdes, Jerome McCristal Culp, Angela P. Harris: Crossroads, Directions, and a New Critical Race Theory
Crossroads, Directions, and a New Critical Race Theory
edited by Valdes, Francisco, Jerome McCristal Culp and Angela P. Harris

440 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2001
paper 978-1-56639-930-2
cloth 978-1-56639-929-6
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Reeve Vanneman, Lynn Webber Cannon: The American Perception of Class
The American Perception of Class
Vanneman, Reeve and Lynn Weber Cannon

384 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1987
paper 978-0-87722-593-5
cloth 978-0-87722-436-5

María Eugenia Vásquez Perdomo: My Life as a Colombian Revolutionary
My Life as a Colombian Revolutionary
Reflections of a Former Guerrillera

Vásquez Perdomo, María Eugenia, translated by Lorena Terando, introduction by Arthur Schmidt

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2004
paper 978-1-59213-101-3
cloth 978-1-59213-100-6
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Michael E. Veal: Fela
The Life and Times of an African Musical Icon

Veal, Michael E.

352 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2000
paper 978-1-56639-765-0
cloth 978-1-56639-764-3
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Dan Waldorf, Craig Reinarman, Sheigla Murphy: Cocaine Changes
Cocaine Changes
The Experience of Using and Quitting

Waldorf, Dan, Craig Reinarman and Sheigla Murphy

336 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1991
paper 978-1-56639-013-2
cloth 978-0-87722-863-9

Distant Corners
Distant Corners
American Soccer's History of Missed Opportunities and Lost Causes

Wangerin, David

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2011
paper 978-1-4399-0631-6
cloth 978-1-4399-0630-9
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Soccer in a Football World
Soccer in a Football World
The Story of America's Forgotten Game

Wangerin, David

360 pp • 5.25x8.5 • Spring 2008
paper 978-1-59213-885-2
Excerpt available

Rich Westcott: Winningest Pitchers
Winningest Pitchers
Baseball's 300-Game Winners

Westcott, Rich

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2002
paper 978-1-56639-949-4
Excerpt available

Rich Westcott: Great Home Runs of the 20th Century
Great Home Runs of the 20th Century
Westcott, Rich

232 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2001
cloth 978-1-56639-858-9
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Rich Westcott; Frank Bilovsky: The Phillies Encyclopedia
The Phillies Encyclopedia
Westcott, Rich and Frank Bilovsky, foreword by Harry Kalas

Third Edition
696 pp • 9x12 • Spring 2004
cloth 978-1-59213-015-3
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Rich Westcott: Native Sons
Native Sons
Philadelphia Baseball Players Who Made the Major Leagues

Westcott, Rich, foreword by Bill Campbell

184 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2003
paper 978-1-59213-215-7
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Rich Westcott: Veterans Stadium
Veterans Stadium
Field of Memories

Westcott, Rich, foreword by Darren Daulton

232 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2005
cloth 978-1-59213-428-1
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Rich Westcott: Phillies '93
Phillies '93
An Incredible Season

Westcott, Rich

224 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-231-0
Excerpt available

Jack Whalen, Richard Flacks: Beyond the Barricades
Beyond the Barricades
The Sixties Generation Grows Up

Whalen, Jack and Richard Flacks

324 pp • Spring 1989
paper 978-0-87722-707-6
cloth 978-0-87722-606-2

April White: Philadelphia magazine's Ultimate Restaurant Guide
Philadelphia magazine’s Ultimate Restaurant Guide
edited by White, April, foreword by Maria Gallagher

192 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2004
paper 978-1-59213-146-4
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The Audacity of Hoop
The Audacity of Hoop
Basketball and the Age of Obama

Wolff, Alexander

224 pp • 10x8 • Fall 2015
cloth 978-1-4399-1309-3

Recipes and Tales from an American Bistro

Yin, Ellen

288 pp • 10x8 • Fall 2007
cloth 978-1-59213-651-3
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Alfred F. Young, Terry J. Fife, Mary E. Janzen: We the People
We the People
Young, Alfred F. and Terry J. Fife with Mary E. Janzen

265 pp • 10x8 • Fall 1992
paper 978-0-87722-938-4
cloth 978-0-87722-937-7

Naomi Zack: Race and Mixed Race
Race and Mixed Race
Zack, Naomi

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-265-5
cloth 978-1-56639-064-4

Irving Kenneth Zola: Missing Pieces
Missing Pieces
A Chronicle of Living with a Disability

Zola, Irving Kenneth, foreword by Nancy Mairs

258 pp • 5.8125x9 • Fall 2003
paper 978-1-59213-244-7
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