Author: Meyer Schapiro
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Presents a revision of the late Columbia University art historian's lectures given at Indiana University in 1961

Fast Food Nation

Author: Eric Schlosser
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547750331
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Explores the homogenization of American culture and the impact of the fast food industry on modern-day health, economy, politics, popular culture, entertainment, and food production.

Sweet Freedom S Plains

Author: Shirley Ann Wilson Moore
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806156856
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Whether enslaved or free, they too were involved in this transformative movement. Sweet Freedom’s Plains is a powerful retelling of the migration story from their perspective.


Author: J. Bruce Amstutz
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 0788111116
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Dr. J. Bruce Amstutz, U.S. charge d'affaires in Kabul from 1977 to 1980, begins his treatment of the first five years of Soviet occupation with an historical overview of years of Russian meddling in Afghan affairs.

One Of Ours

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486146901
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The Pulitzer Prize–winning novel about a young Nebraskan looking for something to believe in. Alienated from his parents, rejected by his wife, he finds his destiny on the bloody battlefields of World War I.

Making The Grade

Author: William A. Fischel
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226251314
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In this provocative book, William Fischel argues that the historical development of school districts reflects Americans’ desire to make their communities attractive to outsiders.

A Dirty Wicked Town

Author: David L. Bristow
Publisher: Caxton Press
ISBN: 0870045326
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Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press "It requires but little if any, stretch of the imagination to regard Omaha as a cesspool of iniquity, for it is given up to lawlessness and is overrun with a horde of ...

Jefferson County Pennsylvania

Author: W. j. 1836-1918 McKnight
Publisher: Arkose Press
ISBN: 9781345208801
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.