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Sarah's Long Walk
Sarah's Long Walk
Written by Stephen Kendrick and Paul Kendrick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807050194
Our Price: $26.00
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Sarah's Long Walk
The Free Blacks of Boston and How Their Struggle for Equality Changed America
Written by Stephen Kendrick and Paul Kendrick


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2006
Price: $26.00

In 1847, a five-year-old African American girl named Sarah Roberts was forced to walk past five white schools to attend the poor and densely crowded all-black Abiel Smith School on Boston's Beacon Hill. Incensed that his daughter had been turned away at each white school, her father, Benjamin, sued the city... Read more >
Idyll Banter
Idyll Banter
Written by Chris Bohjalian
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400052363
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Idyll Banter
Weekly Excursions to a Very Small Town
Written by Chris Bohjalian


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2005
Price: $13.99

Years ago, Chris Bohjalian and his wife traded their Brooklyn co-op for a century-old Victorian house in Lincoln, Vermont (population 975). Bohjalian, a bestselling novelist, began chronicling life in that gloriously quirky little village with a wide variety of magazine essays and his newspaper column, “Idyll Banter.” These pieces, written over... Read more >
Also available as an abridged audiobook download and an eBook.
A City in Terror
A City in Terror
Written by Rosalind Russell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807050330
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A City in Terror
Calvin Coolidge and the 1919 Boston Police Strike
Written by Rosalind Russell


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2005
Price: $21.00

On September 9, 1919, an American nightmare came true. The entire Boston police force deserted their posts, leaving the city virtually defenseless. Women were raped on street corners, stores were looted, and pedestrians were beaten and robbed while crowds not only looked on but cheered.

The police strike and the mayhem... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
A City in Terror
Calvin Coolidge and the 1919 Boston Police Strike
Written by Rosalind Russell


Format: eBook0
On Sale: May 15, 2005
Price: $21.00

On September 9, 1919, an American nightmare came true. The entire Boston police force deserted their posts, leaving the city virtually defenseless. Women were raped on street corners, stores were looted, and pedestrians were beaten and robbed while crowds not only looked on but cheered.

The police strike and the mayhem... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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