Women of Conscience

Social Reform in Danville, Illinois, 1890-1930

Author: Janet Duitsman Cornelius,Martha LaFrenz Kay

Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

ISBN: 9781570037467

Category: History

Page: 239

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This inspirational study of the role of women's groups in taming and reclaiming a small midwestern city documents the means by which church groups, literary study groups, and benevolent societies empowered women in Danville, Illinois to enact progressive community reforms and achieve suffrage.
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American Book Publishing Record Cumulative, 1970-1974

Author: Bowker Editorial Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780835209113

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Page: 6500

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Here's quick access to more than 490,000 titles published from 1970 to 1984 arranged in Dewey sequence with sections for Adult and Juvenile Fiction. Author and Title indexes are included, and a Subject Guide correlates primary subjects with Dewey and LC classification numbers. These cumulative records are available in three separate sets.
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Biographical Dictionary of Modern American Educators

Author: Frederik Ohles,Shirley M. Ohles,John G. Ramsay

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780313291333

Category: Education

Page: 432

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An examination of escalating conflicts between Blacks and Koreans in American cities. It focuses on the Flatbush Boycott of 1990, led by Black and Haitian activists against Korean-owned produce stores in Brooklyn. Claire Jean Kim rejects conventional wisdom that Black-Korean conflict constitutes racial scapegoating and argues instead that it is a response to white dominance in American society.
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Dictionary of American Library Biography

Second supplement

Author: Donald G. Davis

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563088681

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 250

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Presents profiles of librarians noted for their work in public libraries, academic libraries, and archives.
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Biographical Dictionary of American Sports: Q-Z

Author: David L. Porter

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780313311765

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 1865

View: 6847

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A standard source of first referral, Porter's Biographical Dictionary of American Sports now adds a long-awaited revised and expanded edition of the popular 1987 Baseball volume and its supplements.
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The Standard Periodical Directory

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American periodicals

Page: N.A

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This directory may be used to identify specialized trade journals as possible sources of business information or advertising.
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