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Beacon Press books seek to change the way readers think about fundamental issues, promoting such values as freedom of speech and thought, the importance of economic and social justice issues, religious pluralism, respect for our environment, and the importance of the arts in a civil society.Beacon has published several national bestsellers, and its books are frequently reviewed and discussed in national print and broadcast media.They are also used in university and secondary school curricula, citywide reading programs, and reading groups, and within a variety of organizational and faith - based reading programs.

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A More Beautiful and Terrible History
Author: Jeanne Theoharis
Product Code: 6873
Binding Info: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 02/19/2019
 
Explodes the fables that have been created about the civil rights movement
 
 
Price: $18.00
 

 
 
Price: $17.00
A Queer History of the United States
Author: Michael Bronski
Product Code: 4412
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 05/22/2012
 
Click on the title or picture for more information about this book.
 
 
Price: $20.00
A Queer History of the United States for Young People
Author: Michael Bronski   Adapted by: Richie Chevat
Product Code: 6886
Binding Info: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 06/11/2019
 
Queer history didn’t start with Stonewall. This book explores how LGBTQ people have always been a part of our national identity, contributing to the country and culture for over 400 years
 
 
Price: $18.95
A Time to Break Silence
Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
Product Code: 2911
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 11/05/2013
 
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
A Treasury of African American Christmas Stories
Author: Bettye Collier-Thomas
Product Code: 6773
Binding Info: Hardback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 10/09/2018
 
A collection of Christmas stories written by African-American journalists, activists, and writers from the late 19th century to the modern civil rights movement.
 
 
Price: $19.95
A Troubled Guest
Author: Nancy Mairs
Product Code: 3803
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 10/21/2002
 

 
 
Price: $16.00
All the Real Indians Died Off
Authors: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Dina Gilio-Whitaker
Product Code: 8307
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 10/04/2016
 
Unpacks the twenty-one most common myths and misconceptions about Native Americans
 
 
Price: $15.00
American Plastic
Author: Laurie Essig
Product Code: 4689
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 11/08/2011
 
A powerful and original commentary on the relationship between cosmetic surgery, credit, and culture.
 
 
Price: $20.00
An African American and Latinx History of the United States
Author: Paul Ortiz
Product Code: 6890
Binding Info: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 12/11/2018
 
An intersectional history of the shared struggle for African American and Latinx civil rights
 
 
Price: $16.00
An Examined Faith
Author: James Luther Adams
Product Code: 6088
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon
Publication Date: 01/01/1995
 

 
 
Price: $29.00
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
Author: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Product Code: 6447
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 08/11/2015
 

The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples.


 
 
Price: $16.00
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