Books tagged: segregation

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Unspoken Truths Being African American in The Inner Cities in America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A thought provoking collection of poems of life for those living within the inner cities across America.
Morning After Midnight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Unsettled times and dysfunctional families force young lovers to rethink their values and find love between the States.
A Boy From Down East
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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Growing up in eastern North Carolina in a small rural community during the 1950’s and 1960’s was the best possible childhood you could wish for. Family, church, friends, school, and working on the farm was the center of my world. This is a collection of stories of my childhood. I hope you enjoy reading them as much as I have enjoyed remembering them.
Cracking the Ice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1968, at the height of the Civil Rights struggle, Jessie Stackhouse leaves home to break the color line at an elite, all-white prep school, but soon finds that the coach doesn't want him there and neither do most of his teammates. They'll go to almost any extreme to make him leave. Jessie must overcome not only the team in the other locker room, but the even more dangerous one in his own.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 4 - January 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, No. 4 - January 2012: Principal contributors include Louis Kaplow (on burdens of proof and their justifications), Richard Schragger (on democracy and debt), and Anna Gelpern (on quasi-sovereign bankruptcy). The issue also features student contributions on guilty plea colloquys for immigrants, and on voting rights' historical lessons from the school re-segregation cases.
Boats Against the Current
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Set in the riotous 60s, published by Little Brown in '87, a novel of a people's governor and a Southern reporter still resonates with the moral choices strong people face. "... A powerful, intriguing tale of the South in its recent time of troubles. Master storyteller that he is, Mr. Logue weaves a narrative of newspapering, politics, and violence that crackles with suspense...." --Willie Morris
Lily's Ride: Saving her Father from the Ku Klux Klan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,660. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's sunset in rural North Carolina just after the Civil War. Lily's parents are away when an anonymous note warns the Klan intends to kill her father that very night. To rescue him, Lily must ride her father's thoroughbred stallion on the same roads over which a hundred Klansmen from three counties are traveling. The San Francisco Chronicle wrote that: "The night ride of young Lily Servosse
Ending Lethal Prejudice And Discrimination (Text Messages From Jesus Book 5)
Series: Text Messages From Jesus. Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Eliminated Discriminated gains acceptance as he learns the original translations of the only seven verses misused against gays! In Book 5, through text messages, Jesus shows through nearly a dozen examples of gay relationships in the Bible how being LGBT isn’t just not a sin, but a blessing!
I Hate School
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Nilly is a rebellious eleven-year-old girl who hates school, her parents and her life. No one understands her. Everyone thinks she’s ungrateful, whiny and annoying, but she’s really inquisitive, compassionate and open-hearted. Nilly has no friends. Yes, she does, but Pax doesn’t exist in reality. I hate school is a story about the unconventional life and following one’s own heart.
The Role of Federal Military Forces in Domestic Disorders 1945-1992 - Riots, Civil Rights, Vietnam War Demonstrations, Kent State, Martin Luther King, March on Washington, Kennedy and Johnson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 281,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work by the Army covers the role of federal military forces in domestic disorders from 1945 through the Los Angeles riots of 1992.