The Great Arizona Orphan Abduction

Author: Linda Gordon
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674061713
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The Catholic families were Mexican, as was the majority of the population. Soon the town's Anglos, furious at this interracial transgression, formed a vigilante squad that kidnapped the children. This title tells this tale.

The Great Arizona Orphan Abduction

Author: Linda Gordon
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674360419
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Follows forty Irish orphans brought to Arizona in the early twentieth century by Catholic nuns for adoption by Mexican American families, their kidnapping by Anglo vigilantes, and the Supreme Court case that found in favor of the abductors.

The Moral Property Of Women

Author: Linda Gordon
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252095278
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Choice Magazine's Outstanding Academic Books for 2004The only book to cover the entire history of birth control and the intense controversies about reproduction rights that have raged in the United States for more than 150 years, The Moral ...

Dorothea Lange A Life Beyond Limits

Author: Linda Gordon
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393346374
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We all know Dorothea Lange's iconic photos—the Migrant Mother holding her child, the shoeless children of the Dust Bowl—but now renowned American historian Linda Gordon brings them to three-dimensional life in this groundbreaking ...

The Bridge Over The Racial Divide

Author: William J. Wilson
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520222261
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This is an important and timely book.Robert B. Reich, University Professor and Maurice B. Hexter Professor of Social and Economic Policy, Brandeis University Through several seminal works, William Julius Wilson boldly redefined the ...

Crabgrass Frontier

Author: Kenneth T. Jackson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199840342
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In conclusion, Jackson offers a controversial prediction: that the future of residential deconcentration will be very different from its past in both the U.S. and Europe.

Finding The Movement

Author: Anne Enke
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822340836
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"In places like softball fields, church basements, and dance floors, Anne Enke locates a cast of compelling characters who don't usually make it into history books. The result is a startlingly original history of second-wave feminism.

Impounded

Author: Dorothea Lange
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393060737
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A stunning array of nearly 120 photographs originally censored by the U.S. Army, many of which have never been published, captures the stark reality of the internment camps and the lives of the Japanese-American citizens who were rounded up ...