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The Road Out: A Teacher's Odyssey in Poor America
The Road Out: A Teacher's Odyssey in Poor America

Deborah Hicks · University of California Press; First Edition edition
Format: Book

Can one teacher truly make a difference in her students' lives when everything is working against them? Can a love for literature and learning save the most vulnerable of youth from a life of poverty? The Road Out is a gripping account of one teacher's journey of hope and discovery...
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Hillary's America
Hillary's America

Dinesh D'Souza · Regnery Publishing
Pages: 294
Format: Print book

Dinesh D'Souza has a warning: We are on the brink of losing our country forever. After eight years of Obama, four years -- or possibly eight years -- of Hillary Clinton as president of the United States would so utterly transform America as to make it unrecognizable. No more will America...
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Mortal Sins: Sex, Crime, and the Era of Catholic Scandal
Mortal Sins: Sex, Crime, and the Era of Catholic Scandal

Michael D'Antonio · Thomas Dunne Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A Publishers Weekly Best Nonfiction Book of 2013 A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013 An Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime Nominee An explosive, sweeping account of the scandal that has sent the Catholic Church into a tailspin -- and the brave few who fought for justiceIn the mid-1980s...
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My Italian Kitchen: Favorite Family Recipes from the Winner of MasterChef Season 4 on FOX
My Italian Kitchen: Favorite Family Recipes from the Winner of MasterChef Season 4 on FOX

Luca Manfé · Stewart, Tabori & Chang
Pages: 207
Format: Print book

WELCOME TO MY ITALIAN KITCHEN AND MY BIGGEST PASSION: FOOD.Most of my family memories revolve around food, especially family holidays, and everyone knows how important food and wine are in Italian culture. Here are the recipes passed down from my nonnas (grandmothers) that reflect the warm,...
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The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation
The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation

Daina Ramey Berry · Beacon Press
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Groundbreaking look at slaves as commodities through every phase of life, from birth to death and beyond, in early AmericaThe Price for Their Pound of Flesh is the first book to explore the economic value of enslaved people through every phase of their lives - including from before birth...
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What Then Must We Do?: Straight Talk about the Next American Revolution
What Then Must We Do?: Straight Talk about the Next American Revolution

Gar Alperovitz · Chelsea Green Publishing
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Never before have so many Americans been more frustrated with our economic system, more fearful that it is failing, or more open to fresh ideas about a new one. The seeds of a new movement demanding change are forming. But just what is this thing called a new economy, and how might it take...
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Reclaiming Israel's History: Roots, Rights, and the Struggle for Peace
Reclaiming Israel's History: Roots, Rights, and the Struggle for Peace

David Brog · Regnery Publishing
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

There was a time when Israel could do no wrong in America's eyes. That time is long past, and justly so - no nation is absolutely perfect, particularly not one who is engaged in a conflict as long as the Arab-Israeli Conflict. But the myth of the perfect Israel has been supplanted by a far more...
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Here Comes Destructosaurus!
Here Comes Destructosaurus!

Aaron Reynolds · Chronicle Books Llc
Format: Hardcover

Watch the unstoppable destructive force of a raging temper tantrum! Tremble at the enormous mess and disrespectful roaring! Despair as no amount of scolding can stem the heedless fury! Someone is heading for a time-out, Mister! Anyone who has witnessed (or been) a toddler in the throes...
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See Something, Say Nothing: A Homeland Security Officer Exposes the Government's Submission to Jihad
See Something, Say Nothing: A Homeland Security Officer Exposes the Government's Submission to Jihad

Philip Haney · WND Books
Pages: 237
Format: Print book

One day after a prominent U. S. Muslim leader reacted to the November 2015 Paris attacks with a declaration that the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, has nothing to do with Islam, President Obama made the same assertion. Who exactly is the enemy we face, not only in the Middle East but also...
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We Do Our Part: Toward a Fairer and More Equal America
We Do Our Part: Toward a Fairer and More Equal America

CHARLES PETERS · RANDOM House
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

The legendary editor who founded the Washington Monthly and pioneered explanatory journalism trains his keen, principled eye on the changes that have reshaped American politics and civic life beginning with the New Deal. "We Do Our Part" was the slogan of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's...
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The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America--and What We Can Do to Stop It
The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America--and What We Can Do to Stop It

Thom Hartmann · Twelve
Format: Hardcover

The United States is more vulnerable today than ever before-including during the Great Depression and the Civil War-because the pillars of democracy that once supported a booming middle class have been corrupted, and without them, America teeters on the verge of the next Great Crash. The United...
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THE BOOK OF MATT: Hidden Truths About the Murder of Matthew Shepard
THE BOOK OF MATT: Hidden Truths About the Murder of Matthew Shepard

Stephen Jimenez · STEERFORTH PRESS
Format: eBook

What role did crystal meth and other previously underreported factors play in the brutal murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard? -- The Book of Matt From the Hardcover edition.
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American Coup: How a Terrified Government Is Destroying the Constitution
American Coup: How a Terrified Government Is Destroying the Constitution

William M. Arkin · Little, Brown and Company
Format: Print book

A stunning exploration of the subtle erosion of freedom in an age of concocted fear and de facto military authority. When we think of a military coup, the first image that comes to mind is a general, standing at a podium with a flag behind him, declaring the deposing of elected leaders...
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Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation
Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

Matt Barreto · PublicAffairs
Format: Hardcover

Sometime in April 2014, somewhere in a hospital in California, a Latino child tipped the demographic scales as Latinos displaced non-Hispanic whites as the largest racial/ethnic group in the state. So, one-hundred-sixty-six years after the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo brought the Mexican...
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