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Freeing Charles: The Struggle to Free a Slave on the Eve of the Civil War (New Black Studies Series) By Scott Christianson Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780252076886
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Published: University of Illinois Press - January 19th, 2010

New York and Slavery: Time to Teach the Truth (Excelsior Editions) By Alan J. Singer Cover Image
$31.95
ISBN: 9780791475102
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Published: Excelsior Editions/State University of New Yo - August 21st, 2008

Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom: The Escape of William and Ellen Craft from Slavery By William Craft, Richard J. M. Blackett (Foreword by) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780807123201
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Published: LSU Press - January 1st, 1999

Counterrevolution of Slavery By Manisha Sinha Cover Image
$42.50
ISBN: 9780807848845
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - October 30th, 2000

NYSWI: Ghassan Zaqtan reads and signs Like a Straw Bird It Follows Me (SUNY)

Ghassan Zaqtan, poet, novelist, journalist, screenwriter and playwright, is a major Palestinian poet and a leading representative of the avant-garde in Arabic literature.
Like a Straw Bird It Follows Me: And Other Poems (The Margellos World Republic of Letters) By Ghassan Zaqtan, Fady Joudah (Translated by) Cover Image
By Ghassan Zaqtan, Fady Joudah (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9780300173161
Published: Yale University Press - April 24th, 2012

NYSWI: Joseph Lelyveld reads and signs Great Soul (SUNY)

Joseph Lelyveld, journalist and nonfiction author, worked at the New York Times
from 1962 through 2001 serving as foreign correspondent in the Congo,

NYSWI: Lauren Groff reads from and signs Arcadia (SUNY)

Arcadia By Lauren Groff Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781401340872
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Published: Hachette Books - March 13th, 2012

NYSWI: John Matteson reads from and signs The Lives of Margaret Fuller (NYS Museum)

John Matteson, Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer, is the author of the new book, The Lives of Margaret Fuller
(2012), a portrait of the fiery 19th century social critic who was the

The Lives of Margaret Fuller: A Biography By John Matteson Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393068054
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 23rd, 2012

NYSWI: Margot Livesey reads and signs The Flight of Gemma Hardy (Albany Public Libray)

Margot Livesey, celebrated Scottish-born fiction writer, is the author most recently of The Flight of Gemma Hardy, a modern-day retelling of Charlo

NYSWI: Masha Gessen reads from The Man Without a Face (SUNY)

Masha Gessen, Moscow-based journalist, is the author of the new book, The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin. Drawing on previously untapped sources, she presents a portrait of a ruthless politician underestimated by friends and enemies alike, who has dismantled his nation’s democratic and free market reforms in order to establish himself as totalitarian leader of the “new Russia.” The book was the talk of the 2011 Frankfurt Book Fair due to its provocative and closely guarded material. Publishers Weekly said,

NYSWI: Shalom Auslander is CANCELLED.

Shalom Auslander, ex-Orthodox Jew, humorist, cultural renegade, and contributor to NPR’s This American Life, received both notoriety and praise for his story collection, Beware of God<

NYSWI: Michio Kaku reads from Physics of the Future (SUNY)

Michio Kaku, cutting-edge theoretical physicist, cofounder of “string field theory,” bestselling writer and influential futurist, is the author of the New York

NYSWI: Adam Johnson reads from The Orphan Master's Son (SUNY)

Adam Johnson is the author most recently of The Orphan Master’s Son, a novel set in North Korea that brings to life its prison camps, orphanages, econ

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