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The Wife's Tale: A Personal History
ean: 9780307361714, isbn: 0307361713,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 144 reviews
The true story of one indomitable woman caught in the tumult of an extraordinary century in Ethiopia, The Wife's Tale has the sweep and lyrical power that captivated readers of Abraham Verghese's Cutting for Stone.A hundred years ago, a girl was born...
Martin Luther King, Jr. (Routledge Historical Biographies)
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ean: 9781138781634, isbn: 1138781630,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Peter Ling’s acclaimed biography of Martin Luther King Jr provides a thorough re-examination of both the man and the Civil Rights Movement, showing how King grew into his leadership role and kept his faith as the challenges facing the movement stre...
I Refuse to Die: My Journey For Freedom
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ean: 9781583226155, isbn: 158322615X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
An extraordinary account of how a laborer's son rose to challenge the power of despots, I Refuse to Die is both the autobiography of one gifted man who rose above the horrors of colonization, and an uncensored history of modern Kenya. The book is inf...
You Must Set Forth at Dawn: A Memoir
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mpn: 9780375755149, ean: 9780375755149, isbn: 0375755144,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
The first African to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature, as well as a political activist of prodigious energies, Wole Soyinka now follows his modern classic Ake: The Years of Childhood with an equally important chronicle of his turbulent life as a...
Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl
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ean: 9780679762096, isbn: 0679762094,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
This is the extraordinary first-person account of a young woman's coming of age in Somalia and her struggles against the obligations and strictures of family and society. By the time she is nine, Aman has undergone a ritual circumcision ceremony; ...
La sonrisa de Mandela (Spanish Edition)
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ean: 9780804173001, isbn: 0804173001,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
“Creo que, pese a la gran presencia de Mandela en la escena internacional, aún queda mucho por decir sobre el hombre, la calidad de su liderazgo y el legado que deja al mundo. Mi esperanza es que los lectores de este libro se lleven una idea má...
From the Barrel of a Gun: The United States and the War against Zimbabwe, 1965-1980
By Brand: The University of North Carolina Press
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mpn: illustrations, 1 map, notes, bibliograph, ean: 9780807849033, isbn: 0807849030,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
In November 1965, Ian Smith's white minority government in Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) made a unilateral declaration of independence, breaking with Great Britain. With a European population of a few hundred thousand dominating an African majorit...
War in I Corps
sku: 000217, ean: 9780804116923, isbn: 080411692X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
"We were fighting the NVA and our own leadership,and both seemed equally determined to kill us. . . ." In 1967, one of the hottest areas in Vietnam was the so-called Demilitarized Zone in northern I Corps, where the NVA...
Emma's War: A True Story
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ean: 9780375703775, isbn: 0375703771,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Tall, striking, and adventurous to a fault, young British relief worker Emma McCune came to Sudan determined to make a difference in a country decimated by the longest-running civil war in Africa. She became a near legend in the bullet-scarred, famin...
Shirley Chisholm: Catalyst for Change (Lives of American Women)
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780813347691, isbn: 0813347696,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
A staunch proponent of breaking down racial and gender barriers, Shirley Chisholm had the esteemed privilege of being a pioneer in many aspects of her life. She was the first African American woman from Brooklyn elected to the New York State legislat...
ean: 9780140268348, isbn: 0140268340,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Christina Lamb's The Africa House is the bestselling account of an English gentleman and his African dream. In the last decades of the British Empire, Stewart Gore-Brown build himself a feudal paradise in Northern Rhodesia; a sprawling country estate...
At Home in the Heart of Appalachia
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ean: 9780385721394, isbn: 0385721390,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
John O’Brien was raised in Philadelphia by an Appalachian father who fled the mountains to escape crippling poverty and family tragedy. Years later, with a wife and two kids of his own, the son moved back into those mountains in an attempt to under...
Country of My Skull: Guilt, Sorrow, and the Limits of Forgiveness in the New South Africa
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ean: 9780812931297, isbn: 0812931297,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Ever since Nelson Mandela dramatically walked out of prison in 1990 after twenty-seven years behind bars, South Africa has been undergoing a radical transformation. In one of the most miraculous events of the century, the oppressive system of aparthe...
Voices: A Retrospective on the Vietnam War and the Peace Corps
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ean: 9781974526376, isbn: 1974526372,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
The 1960’s are widely known to be one of the most tumultuous times in modern U. S. history. JFK could not escape the “red scare” that was spreading across the Western countries, but he did believe in spreading the energy and goodwill that mater...
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