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Africobra: Messages to the People Cover Image
By Jeffreen Hayes (Editor), Chana Sheldon (Foreword by), Leslie Guy (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$49.95
ISBN: 9781941366301
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Published: Gregory R. Miller & Company - January 5th, 2021

The Assassination of Fred Hampton: How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781641603218
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Published: Lawrence Hill Books - November 5th, 2019

The Battle of Lincoln Park: Urban Renewal and Gentrification in Chicago Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948742092
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Published: Belt Publishing - October 16th, 2018

The Beauty of Your Face: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393542042
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 6th, 2021

Brown in the Windy City: Mexicans and Puerto Ricans in Postwar Chicago (Historical Studies of Urban America) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780226212845
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Published: University of Chicago Press - July 21st, 2014

The Chicago Neighborhood Guidebook Cover Image
By Martha Bayne (Editor)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781948742498
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Published: Belt Publishing - September 10th, 2019

Citizen Illegal Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781608469543
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 4th, 2018

Creative Chicago: An Interview Marathon Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780932171672
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Published: Terra Foundation For American Art - November 15th, 2019

Crusade for Justice: The Autobiography of Ida B. Wells, Second Edition Cover Image
By Ida B. Wells, Alfreda M. Duster (Editor), Eve L. Ewing (Foreword by), Michelle Duster (Afterword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780226691428
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Published: University of Chicago Press - May 13th, 2020

Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks Cover Image
By Suzanne Slade, Cozbi A. Cabrera (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419734113
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

Family Properties: How the Struggle Over Race and Real Estate Transformed Chicago and Urban America Cover Image
$24.00
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ISBN: 9780805091427
Published: Picador - March 2nd, 2010

Fire on the Prairie: Harold Washington, Chicago Politics, and the Roots of the Obama Presidency (Urban Life, Landscape and Policy) Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781439904923
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Published: Temple University Press - October 26th, 2012

Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780226526164
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Published: University of Chicago Press - April 10th, 2020

The Great Believers: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735223530
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Published: Penguin Books - June 4th, 2019

High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062235077
Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 12th, 2019

The House on Mango Street (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9780679734772
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Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 1991

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781524700515
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Published: Ember - March 5th, 2019

Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780807039830
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Published: Beacon Press - September 17th, 2019

Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062248589
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Published: Ecco - June 1st, 2021

Miles from Nowhere Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594483981
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 1st, 2009

My Favorite Thing Is Monsters Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9781606999592
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Published: Fantagraphics - February 14th, 2017

neckbone: visual verses Cover Image
By avery r. young, Theaster Gates (Contributions by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780810140523
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Published: TriQuarterly - June 15th, 2019

Occupied Territory: Policing Black Chicago from Red Summer to Black Power (Justice) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781469659176
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - February 1st, 2020

On My Way to Liberation Cover Image
By H. Melt
$10.00
ISBN: 9781608465927
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 18th, 2018

Once I Was Cool: Personal Essays Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780810143920
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Published: Northwestern University Press - August 15th, 2021

Plague Years: A Doctor’s Journey through the AIDS Crisis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780226718767
Published: University of Chicago Press - July 15th, 2020

Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics (Politics and Culture in Modern America) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812224061
Published: University of Pennsylvania Press - August 11th, 2017

Saving Ruby King Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780778388029
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Published: Park Row - June 22nd, 2021

The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250118332
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Published: Picador - April 4th, 2017

Southern Exposure: The Overlooked Architecture of Chicago's South Side (Second to None: Chicago Stories) Cover Image
By Lee Bey, Amanda Williams (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780810140981
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Published: Northwestern University Press - October 15th, 2019

Stateway's Garden: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984818188
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - July 6th, 2021

The Story of Jane: The Legendary Underground Feminist Abortion Service  Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780226625324
Published: University of Chicago Press - March 13th, 2019

Sun Ra's Chicago: Afrofuturism and the City (Historical Studies of Urban America) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780226732107
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Published: University of Chicago Press - December 21st, 2020

A Surprised Queenhood in the New Black Sun: The Life & Legacy of Gwendolyn Brooks Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780807059128
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Published: Beacon Press - May 29th, 2018

The World Is Always Coming to an End: Pulling Together and Apart in a Chicago Neighborhood (Chicago Visions and Revisions) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780226759616
Published: University of Chicago Press - September 18th, 2020

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Wild Hundreds (Pitt Poetry Series) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780822963837
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Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - September 9th, 2015