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by Maya Angelou
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An unforgettable memoir of growing up black in the 1930s and 1940s in a tiny Arkansas town where Angelou's grandmother's store was the heart of the community and white people seemed as strange as aliens from another planet.

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by Melba Pattillo Beals
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The landmark 1954 Supreme Court ruling, Brown v. Board of Education, brought the promise of integration to Little Rock, Arkansas, but it was hard-won for the nine black teenagers chosen to integrate....

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by Jared Diamond
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Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize, Guns, Germs, and Steel answers the question: Why did Eurasians conquer, displace, or decimate Native Americans, Australians, and Africans, instead of the reverse?

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by Howard Zinn
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Since its original landmark publication in 1980, A People's History of the United States has been chronicling American history from the bottom up...

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by Erik Larson
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Thrilling tale of murder, mayhem, and the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.

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by Laura Hillenbrand
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Seabiscuit was a rough-hewn, undersized horse with a sad little tail and knees that wouldn't straighten all the way. For two years, he fought his trainers and floundered at the lowest level of racing...

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by Ron Chernow
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Ron Chernow now brings to startling life the man who was arguably the most important figure in American history, who never attained the presidency...

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by Truman Capote
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As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, he generates both mesmerizing suspense and astonishing empathy. In Cold Blood is a work that transcends its moment, yielding poignant insights into the nature of American violence.

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by Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a leader and visionary of the civil rights movement, was first and foremost a preacher...

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by Stephen Ambrose
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In 1803, President Thomas Jefferson selected his personal secretary, Captain Meriwether Lewis, to lead a voyage up the Missouri River...

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