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Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists: A Graphic History of Women's Fight for Their Rights Cover Image
By Mikki Kendall, A. D'Amico (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780399581793
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Published: Ten Speed Press - November 5th, 2019

The Assassination of Fred Hampton: How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther Cover Image
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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
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ISBN: 9781948742092
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Published: Belt Publishing - October 16th, 2018

The Beauty of Your Face: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781324003380
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 7th, 2020

Chicago by the Book: 101 Publications That Shaped the City and Its Image Cover Image
By Caxton Club, Neil Harris (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9780226468501
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Published: University of Chicago Press - November 20th, 2018

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

Chicago Whispers: A History of LGBT Chicago before Stonewall Cover Image
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Published: University of Wisconsin Press - July 11th, 2012

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

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

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

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The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780983186335
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Published: Featherproof Books - May 12th, 2015

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

The Great Believers: A Novel Cover Image
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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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Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 12th, 2019

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

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

Internment Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316522700
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 17th, 2020

Locked Down, Locked Out: Why Prison Doesn't Work and How We Can Do Better Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781626562691
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - November 10th, 2014

Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062248572
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Published: Ecco - July 28th, 2020

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

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

neckbone: visual verses Cover Image
By avery r. young, Theaster Gates (Contributions by)
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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
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ISBN: 9781469659176
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - February 1st, 2020

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Once I Was Cool: Personal Essays Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781940430027
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Published: Curbside Splendor Publishing - May 20th, 2014

Plague Years: A Doctor’s Journey through the AIDS Crisis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780226718767
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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
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Published: University of Pennsylvania Press - August 11th, 2017

Saving Ruby King Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780778305095
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Published: Park Row - June 16th, 2020

Severance: A Novel Cover Image
By Ling Ma
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ISBN: 9781250214997
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Published: Picador - May 7th, 2019

Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah: Poems Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781566892995
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Published: Coffee House Press - March 27th, 2012

The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation Cover Image
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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
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ISBN: 9781984818164
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Published: Random House - January 21st, 2020

Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425290453
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Published: Puffin Books - September 1st, 2020

A Surprised Queenhood in the New Black Sun: The Life & Legacy of Gwendolyn Brooks Cover Image
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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: 9780226624037
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Published: University of Chicago Press - April 26th, 2019

When They Say You Can't Go Home Again, What They Mean Is You Were Never There Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781930508422
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Published: Southern Indiana Review Press - December 1st, 2018

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

Wow, No Thank You.: Essays Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525563488
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Published: Vintage - March 31st, 2020