Summary: 'How the Word is Passed' is Clint Smith's revealing, contemporary portrait of America as a slave owning nation. Beginning in his own hometown of New Orleans, Smith leads the reader through an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks - those that are honest about the past and those that are not - that offer an intergenerational story of how slavery has been central in shaping our nations...
Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2021
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI
Summary: This is the story of Lincoln's famous army of the Potomac during the early years of the Civil War, when it was under the command of General George B. McClellan.
Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1951
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 CAT
Summary: Covers the entirety of U.S. disability history, from pre-1492 to the present. Disability is not just the story of someone we love or the story of whom we may become; rather it is undoubtedly the story of our nation. It places the experiences of people with disabilities at the center of the American narrative. In many ways, it's a familiar telling. In other ways, however, it is a radical...
Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2012