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cover of Jeronimo de Aguilar, Conquistador. Reissued Under the Sponsorship of the Latin American Studies Program of the University of Alabama

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University: University of Alabama, 1955. Pamphlet. [ii], 54p., stapled booklet; wraps a little faded else perfectly sound, and quite clean and unmarked. Univ Alabama studies no. 10.
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cover of Mine," "Not-Mine." The psychological effects of ownership

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Fairhope, Alabama: The Eidetic Foundation, n.d.. Pamphlet. 21p. plus two pages of ads for publications; 8.5x11 inch mimeographed booklet, very good. Not found in OCLC as of 11/2021. The Eidetic Foundation appears to have been a split-off from Scientology by James Wedges.
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cover of One Nation, Indivisible [handbill]

One Nation, Indivisible [handbill]

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Published
1956
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New York: Student Division, NY Labor Youth League, 1956. Handbill. 8.5x11 inch mimeographed handbill, horizontal fold crease, minor toning. "March 1956" penciled at bottom right corner. On the case of Autherine Lucy, the first African American student to attend the University of Alabama. States that "Autherine Lucy is fighting for the elementary right to a democratic education at the… Read more
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cover of Negro year book; an annual encyclopedia of the Negro, 1937-1938

Negro year book; an annual encyclopedia of the Negro, 1937-1938

by Work, Monroe N., (editor)

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Published
1937
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Tuskegee: The Negro Year Book Publishing Company, 1937. Hardcover. xiv, 575p. hardcover, corners rubbed, spine has several spots, top of spine panel worn. Library bookplate inside front cover. Work, the first African American to earn an M.A. from the University of Chicago, wound up at Tuskegee, where, in his position as director of records and research, he indefatigably compiled… Read more
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cover of The Record of Truman's 81st Congress

The Record of Truman's 81st Congress

by Hall, Rob Fowler

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Published
1949
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New York: New Century Publishers, 1949. Pamphlet. 23p., stapled wraps, 5x7.25 inches, wraps slightly worn, crayon notation on front wrap else very good condition. Hall, from an Anglo-Saxon Protestant family, was born in Alabama in 1908, and in the 1930s headed the Communist Party in Alabama for a time.
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cover of The Ku Klux Klan: a history of racism and violence

The Ku Klux Klan: a history of racism and violence

by Bullard, Sara, editor

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Published
1991
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Montgomery, AL: Klanwatch, a project of The Southern Poverty Law Center, 1991. Magazine. 64p., stapled wraps, 8.5x11 inches, fourth edition; extensive illustrations from photographs, very good condition. At head of title on cover: Special Report.
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cover of Cleopatra and Her Loves

Cleopatra and Her Loves

by Wood, Clement

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Published
1925
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Girard, KS: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1925. Pamphlet. 64p., stapled wraps, 5x3.5 inches, list of other Little Blue Books by Wood at rear, wraps toned along edges, pages evenly toned else very good condition. Little blue book no. 975. The Alabama native and socialist discusses Cleopatra in revisionist, positive terms.
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cover of Skalicious. 1st issue

Skalicious. 1st issue

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Published
1992
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Birmingham, AL: VINI, 1992. [22p.], stapleound photocopied zine, 8.5x11 inches, very good. News and reviews of ska bands and records, ads (many for Moon Records, which is thanked for its support), interview with Alex Tasch of the Skeletones, and an article about recent racist incidents in Birmingham, linking them to the city's troubled past. This piece concludes, "If you… Read more
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cover of Sparkman is a challenge and an insult to all colored Americans / Death of Civil Rights

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n.p.: Citizens Committee for Eisenhower, 1952. Four-panel brochure, 8.5x11 inches, neatly fold-creased, evenly toned else very good condition. An attack on "Uncle Tom Negro Democrats" who "stood silent, mute and trembling" as the Democratic presidential candidate, Adlai Stevenson, chose the "red-necked" Alabama segregationist John Sparkman as his vice presidential candidate in an effort to cater to Dixiecrats. Includes quotes… Read more
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cover of [Ikebana certificate in Japanese issued to an American woman by Ikenobo Sen'ei]

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n.p.: [Ikenobo School], 1957. Thrice-folded certificate in brushstroke calligraphy, awarded to Carolyn Pasho in Showa year 32 (1957), in a thin folded case, in recognition of her achievements in this school of traditional Japanese flower arrangement. Also included, in a paper wrapper with Pasho's name, is one of the series of small booklets that were used for instruction, dated… Read more
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cover of Weary Feet, Rested Souls. A guided history of the civil rights movement

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1998. 432p., numerous line maps (urban plats) and photographs, first edition hardbound in tan & cream boards title white and enclosed in dust jacket. An as-new copy: entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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cover of Pillar of Fire: America in the King years, 1963-65

Pillar of Fire: America in the King years, 1963-65

by Branch, Taylor

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Published
1998
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9780684808192
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1998. Hardcover. xiv, 746p. + 24p. photographs, very good reprint in boards and price-clipped dj. The second volume of Branch's mammoth recounting of the civil rights era, aptly described in his subtitle, loses some of the context of the first, but still provides a valuable look at both SNCC and Malcolm X.
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cover of Agreement between Beverly Enterprises D.B.A. Forestdale Health Care Center, Foresdale, Alabama, and United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1657, AFL-CIO

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Birmingham, AL, 1987. 21p., staplebound booklet, very good.
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cover of Agreement: United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1657, AFL-CIO, and Big "B" Drug Stores, Inc

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Birmingham, AL, 1983. 20p., staplebound booklet, very good.
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cover of The bulletin of Buddha Heart Village / Fo xin cun. Vol. 8 no. 3 佛心村:第八卷,第三期

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Auburn, Alabama: Buddha Heart Buddhaology Institute 佛心禪院, 1989. 24p., staplebound booklet format, very good. Text mostly in Chinese. Publication of the Ch'an (Zen) institute in Alabama.
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cover of Congregations in Conflict: the battle over homosexuality

Congregations in Conflict: the battle over homosexuality

by Hartman, Keith

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Published
1996
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9780813522296
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New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1996. Hardcover. xii, 173p., preface, epilogue, denomonational overview, notes & sources, index, illustrated with b&w photos, very good first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. Alabama-born writer.
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cover of Here I stand

Here I stand

by Beecher, John

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Published
1941
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New York: Twice A Year Press, 1941. Hardcover. 42p., first edition, one of 400 unsigned copies, this copy not numbered, very good condition in like dj. Beecher, born in New York City, grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and worked at the open hearth furnaces in Birmingham's steel mills. This experience contributed to the working class imagery and related radicalism… Read more
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cover of Come on in ... the water's fine!

Come on in ... the water's fine!

by Alabama Labor Council, AFL-CIO

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Published
1965
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Birmingham, AL: Alabama Labor Council, AFL-CIO, 1965. Eight panel brochure, pen doodle on front panel else very good condition, illustrated (pictures of white folks), 3.5x8.5 inches. For local unions encouraging them to affiliate with the Council. Not even a whisper about the civil rights movement or African Americans.
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cover of The Upper Room [signed uncorrected proof/ARC]

The Upper Room [signed uncorrected proof/ARC]

by Monroe, Mary

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Published
2001
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New York: Dafina Books/Kensington, 2001. Paperback. 337p., signed by the author, very good uncorrected proof/ARC of the reissue of the author's first novel originally published in 1985, trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Alabama-born African American author.
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cover of Ludwig von Mises: Scholar, Creator, Hero

Ludwig von Mises: Scholar, Creator, Hero

by Rothbard, Murray N.

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Published
1988
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Auburn, AL: Ludwig Von Mises Institute, 1988. Paperback. 87p., trade paperback, sunned spine, light soiling to cover, lower right bumped corner, perfect-bound binding still intact though aging, else good. Published by Lew Rockwell's Mises Institute in Alabama. Rockwell and Rothbard were part of the effort to align libertarians and paleo-cons.
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