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Kiss of Salvation: A Joe McGrath and Sam Rucker Detective Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,790. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Birmingham, Alabama, cloaks many mysteries under its segregated shroud: glittering social soirées, secret sexual parties, a Machiavellian civic leader, multiple murders of black prostitutes. Police chief, Big Bob Watson, reluctantly assigns Homicide Detective Joe McGrath to the case. The black community stonewalls the investigation. Joe teams up with Sam Rucker, the city's only black private eye.
Ida and Henry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,100. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In the 1930's, the WPA Writer's Project sent interviewers into the South to obtain narratives of former slaves. This story follows Leonard, a white college age man sent by the WPA to South Carolina as he learns of the life, loves and tragedies of Ida and Henry, two elderly former slaves.
The Feet of a Princess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015 by Christian Living Books, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Set in a middle class neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware during the time of Sputnik, fall-out shelters, desegregation and the civil rights movement, “The Feet of a Princess” is a front-row seat to a different type of Negro family during an era that history has yet to address. Second Editionl
Let’s Get Real: What Part of Heaven Do You Think Is Really Segregated?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
To know God is to know love, unity, peace, and diversity. This is who He is and how He expects us to live on Earth. These are the descriptions of the environment of Heaven. In order to enter Heaven, we must understand and live by these attributes. Therefore, the purpose of this book is to evaluate the personal beliefs of Christians in terms of their behaviors and philosophies.
The Church God Built
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
The story of how God, working through six volunteers, overcame many obstacles to rebuild a poor congregation's church after it collapsed.
Nothing But Praise: A History of the 1321st Engineer General Service Regiment - African-American Unit Deployed to Europe in World War II, Role in Allied Victory, Bagnulo, NASA Apollo Facilities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,560. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Corps of Engineers publication chronicles the training and battlefield experiences of one unit that served in Europe during World War II.
Separate and Unequal: Race Relations in the AAF During World War II - War Department and the Black Community, Women's Army Corps (WAC), NAACP, Technical and Pilot Training, Segregation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,280. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication explores the subject of race relations between white and black Americans in the Army Air Forces (AAF) during World War II.
An Uninvited Guest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The end of segregation made little difference in the daily lives of old Miss Minnie and her day-helper, Lula. But when a figment of Miss Minnie’s addled imagination threatens Lula's long-held job security, Lula uses the old, entrenched rules of segregation to dispel that figment -- with surprising results. A short story.
The Air Force Integrates - 1945-1964 - World War II, Freeman Field Mutiny, MacDill Riot, Unbunching, Eisenhower, Little Rock, Kennedy Era and the Civil Rights Act, Travis Riot, Blacks in USAF
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 216,760. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication describes the struggle to desegregate the post-World War II U.S. Army Air Forces and its successor, the U.S. Air Force, and the remarkable advances made during the next two decades to end racial segregation and move towards equality of treatment of Negro airmen.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 6 - April 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 159,120. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The contents of the April 2015 issue (Volume 124, Number 6) are: "The Constitutional Duty To Supervise," by Gillian E. Metzger; "Architectural Exclusion: Discrimination and Segregation Through Physical Design of the Built Environment," by Sarah Schindler; "Fifty Attorneys General, and Fifty Approaches to the Duty To Defend," by Neal Devins & Saikrishna Bangalore; plus: one Note and one Comment.