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Bury the Chains

Bury the Chains

by Adam Hochschild

From the author of the prize-winning King Leopold's Ghost comes a taut, thrilling account of the first grass-roots human rights campaign, which freed hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world. In 1787, twelve men gathered in a London printing shop to pursue a seemingly impossible goal: ending slavery in the largest empire on earth. Along the way, they would pioneer most of the tools citizen activists still rely on today, from wall posters and mass mailings to boycotts and lapel pins. This... Read more
No Easy Day

No Easy Day

by Mark; Maurer, Kevin Owen

For the first time anywhere, the first-person account of the planning and execution of the Bin Laden raid from a Navy Seal who confronted the terrorist mastermind and witnessed his final moment From the streets of Iraq to the rescue of Captain Richard Phillips in the Indian Ocean, and from the mountaintops of Afghanistan to the third floor of Osama Bin Laden’s compound, operator Mark Owen of the U.S. Naval Special Warfare Development Group — commonly known as SEAL Team Six — has been... Read more
The Crisis Of Islam

The Crisis Of Islam

by Bernard Lewis

In his first book since What Went Wrong? Bernard Lewis examines the historical roots of the resentments that dominate the Islamic world today and that are increasingly being expressed in acts of terrorism. He looks at the theological origins of political Islam and takes us through the rise of militant Islam in Iran, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia, examining the impact of radical Wahhabi proselytizing, and Saudi oil money, on the rest of the Islamic world. The Crisis of Islam ranges widely through thirteen... Read more
Rough Crossings

Rough Crossings

by Simon Schama

Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution is a history book and television series by Simon Schama. This gives an account of the history of thousands of enslaved African Americans who escaped to the British cause during the American War of Independence. It tells of the legal battles in England that established that slavery was not legally valid in England itself, how the British government offered freedom to enslaved African Americans if they would fight for the king.
The Children

The Children

by David Halberstam

DAVID HALBERSTAM graduated from Harvard, where he had served as managing editor of the daily Harvard Crimson.  It was 1955, a year after the Supreme Court outlawed segregation in public schools.  Halberstam went south and began his career as the one reporter on the West Point, Mississippi, Daily Times Leader.  He was fired after ten months there and went to work for The Nashville Tennessean.  When the sit-ins broke out in Nashville in February 1960, he was assigned... Read more
Against All Enemies

Against All Enemies

by Clarke- Richard a

In God's Name

In God's Name

by David Yallop

The Peculiar Institution

The Peculiar Institution

by Kenneth M Stampp

Die Nigger Die!

Die Nigger Die!

by H Rap Brown

Against All Enemies

Against All Enemies

by Richard A Clarke

Pillar Of Fire

Pillar Of Fire

by Taylor Branch

Race

Race

by Studs Terkel

Many Thousands Gone

Many Thousands Gone

by Ira Berlin

The 9/11 Commission Report

The 9/11 Commission Report

by National Commission On Terrorist Attacks

The Last Days

The Last Days

by Charles Marsh

Parting the Waters

Parting the Waters

by Taylor Branch

The War Of the Flea

The War Of the Flea

by Robert Taber

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Anarchist Cookbook

by William Powell

The Anarchist Cookbook, first published in 1971, is a book that contains instructions for the manufacture of explosives, rudimentary telecommunications phreaking devices as well as some dangerous, and in many places illegal, items; while some have merit, other 'recipes' have been shown to be flawed or dangerous or both. It was written by William Powell to protest the United States involvement in the Vietnam War. Interest in the book continues.
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American Terrorist

by Lou; Herbeck, Dan Michel

American Terrorist: Timothy McVeigh & The Oklahoma City Bombing (2001) is a book by Lou Michel and Dan Herbeck that chronicles the life of American terrorist Timothy McVeigh from his childhood in Pendleton, New York and military experiences in the Persian Gulf War, to the preparations for and carrying out of the Oklahoma City bombing, to his trial and death row experience.
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Social Problems

by John J MacIonis

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Roll, Jordan, Roll

by Eugene D Genovese-

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Bearing the Cross

by David J Garrow

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Social Problems

by Stanley D ; Zinn, Maxine Baca Eitzen

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