Detroit, 1907-81

Author: Jeffrey Mirel

Publisher: University of Michigan Press

ISBN: 9780472086498

Category: Education

Page: 490

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The updated edition of the difficulties faced by the Detroit public schools and the historical reasons that led to the present situation
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A Selected Bibliography

Author: Dorothy Porter Wesley,Dorothy Burnett Porter

Publisher: Omnigraphics Incorporated

ISBN: 9780780803121

Category: Social Science

Page: 313

View: 1828

Identifies some 1,700 works about African Americans. Entries include full bibliographic information as well as Library of Congress call numbers and location in 11 major university libraries. Entries are arranged by subjects such as art, civil rights, folk tales, history, legal status, medicine, music, race relations, and regional studies. First published in 1970 by the Library of Congress.
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Author: Europa Publications

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9781857431797

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 640

View: 7107

The International Who's Who of Authors and Writers provides a practical source of information on the personalities and organizations of the literary world.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

View: 6123

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.
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The Suburbanization of the United States

Author: Kenneth T. Jackson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780195049831

Category: Social Science

Page: 396

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Traces the development of American suburbs, suggests reasons for their growth, compares American residential patterns with those of Europe and Japan, and looks at future trends
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Author: H. Bruder

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230379575

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 291

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William Blake and the Daughters of Albion offers a challenge to the Blake establishment. By placing some of Blake's early prophetic works in startingly new historical contexts (most provocatively those of female conduct and pornography) a very different image of the radical Blake emerges. The book shows what can be achieved when a challenging methodology, feminist historicism, is brought to bear on a canonical writer and on now canonized interpretations of his work.
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Natural Healing That Works

Author: Andrew W. Saul

Publisher: Basic Health Publications, Inc.

ISBN: 9781591200338

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 241

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Dr. Saul explodes the myth that an army of medical specialists and medications is necessary to maintain good health. The human body, he maintains, has evolved to live well and fight off disease, relying on only a dozen or so essential nutrients.
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Author: Charles Olson

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520055950

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 652

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A collection of modern poems probing the human feelings which penetrate life and history along the northern Massachusetts coast
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Speeches and Writings of Amilcar Cabral

Author: Amilcar Cabral

Publisher: NYU Press

ISBN: 0853456259

Category: History

Page: 336

View: 3783

Cabral is among the great figures of our time — these texts provide the evidence.
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Picking Up Butch, Silent Night, and Hundreds of Others

Author: Stan Beck,Jack Wilkinson

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 0810891212

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 436

View: 3610

College sports fans number almost 175 million strong, and each has a loyalty to their team and the traditions they share. From the crazy and eccentric to the touching and meaningful, these traditions connect fans and athletes across generations. College Sports Traditions details not only the well-known traditions of major universities, but also the obscure customs of smaller schools. Approximately 1,000 traditions are captured in this volume, covering hundreds of universities and colleges and almost every college sport. Featuring 75 photos that bring many of these events to life, College Sports Traditions will be an entertaining read for every sports fan.
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American Literature

Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Publisher: VM eBooks


Category: Fiction

Page: 316

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INDEX BOOK ONE—The Romantic Egotist CHAPTER 1. Amory, Son of Beatrice CHAPTER 2. Spires and Gargoyles CHAPTER 3. The Egotist Considers CHAPTER 4. Narcissus Off Duty INTERLUDE May, 1917-February, 1919 BOOK TWO—The Education of a Personage CHAPTER 1. The Debutante CHAPTER 2. Experiments in Convalescence CHAPTER 3. Young Irony CHAPTER 4. The Supercilious Sacrifice CHAPTER 5. The Egotist Becomes a Personage
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