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  • "All Labor Has Dignity"

    Author: Martin Luther King Jr.

    Product Code: 6324
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/10/2012

    Covering many civil rights movement highlights award-winning historian Michael K. Honey introduces and traces Dr. King's dream of economic equality.

    Price: $18.00

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  • "In a Single Garment of Destiny" : A Global Vision of Justice

    Author: Martin Luther King Jr.

    Product Code: 2916
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/14/2014

    An unprecedented and timely collection that captures the global vision of Dr. King-in his own words

    Price: $20.00

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  • "Language Is a Place of Struggle" : Great Quotes by People of Color

    Editor: Tram Nyguyen

    Product Code: 3947
    Binding Information: Hard cover
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 12/1/2008

    Wisdom, wit, and inspiration from Asian Americans, African Americans, Latinos, Arab Americans, American Indians, recent immigrants, and many others

    Price: $24.00

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  • "They're Bankrupting Us" : And Twenty Other Myths about Unions

    Author: Bill Fletcher Jr.

    Product Code: 4951
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 8/28/2012


    Price: $15.00

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  • 60 On Up

    60 On Up : The Truth about Aging in the Twenty-first Century

    Author: Lillian B. Rubin

    Product Code: 3948
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 9/1/2008

    In this wide-ranging book, Dr. Rubin examines how the new longevity ricochets around our social and emotional lives, affecting us all, for good and ill, from adolescence into senescence.

    Price: $21.00

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  • A Celestial Omnibus

    A Celestial Omnibus : Short Fiction on Faith

    Editors: J. P. Maney, Tom Hazuka

    Product Code: 5003
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 9/1/1998


    Price: $26.00

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  • A Chosen Faith

    A Chosen Faith : An Introduction to Unitarian Universalism

    Authors: Forrest Church, John A. Buehrens

    Product Code: 6045
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 5/1/1994


    Price: $16.00

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  • A Disability History of the United States

    A Disability History of the United States

    Author: Kim Nielsen

    Product Code: 2908
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/1/2013


    Price: $16.00

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  • A Gift of Love

    A Gift of Love

    Author: Martin Luther King Jr.

    Product Code: 5249
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 11/6/2012


    Price: $16.00

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  • A History of Religion in 5 1/2 Objects

    A History of Religion in 5 1/2 Objects : Bringing the Spiritual to Its Senses

    Product Code: 6418
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 3/10/2015

    A leading scholar explores the importance of physical objects and sensory experience in the practice of religion.


    Price: $20.00

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  • A Matter of Breeding

    A Matter of Breeding : A Biting History of Pedigree Dogs and How the Quest for Status Has Harmed Man's Best Friend

    Author: Michael Brandow

    Product Code: 5457
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 2/3/2015

    A provocative look at the "cult of pedigree" and an entertaining social history of purebred dogs

    Price: $18.00

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  • A Queer and Pleasant Danger

    A Queer and Pleasant Danger : The true story of a nice Jewish boy who joins the Church of Scientology and leaves twelve years later to become the lovely lady she is today

    Author: Kate Bornstein

    Product Code: 4958
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/7/2013


    Price: $16.00

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  • A Queer History of the United States

    A Queer History of the United States

    Author: Michael Bronski

    Product Code: 4412
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/22/2012

    Click on the title or picture for more information about this book.

    Price: $20.00

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  • A Time to Break Silence

    A Time to Break Silence : The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students

    Author: Martin Luther King Jr.

    Product Code: 2911
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 11/5/2013

    The first collection of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s essential writings for high school students and young people-with eighteen selections including "I Have a Dream," "Letter from Birmingham Jail," and "What Is Your Life's Blueprint?"

    Price: $15.00

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  • A Troubled Guest

    A Troubled Guest : Life and Death Stories

    Author: Nancy Mairs

    Product Code: 3803
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/21/2002


    Price: $16.00

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