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Hollywood Exile, Or How I Learned To Love The Blacklist - Bernard Gordon

The Hollywood blacklist, which began in the late 1940s and ran well into the 1960s, ended or curtailed the careers of hundreds of people accused of having ties to the Communist Party. Bernard Gordon was one of them. In this highly readable memoir,......

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Viva Cristo Rey!: The Cristero Rebellion And The Church-state Conflict In Mexico - David C. Bailey

Between 1926 and 1929, thousands of Mexicans fought and died in an attempt to overthrow the government of their country. They were the Cristeros, so called because of their battle cry, íViva Cristo Rey!-Long Live Christ the King! The Cristero rebe......

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A Journey Around Our America: A Memoir On Cycling, Immigration, And The Latinoization Of The U.s. - Louis G. Mendoza

Immigration and the growing Latino population of the United States have become such contentious issues that it can be hard to have a civil conversation about how Latinoization is changing the face of America. So in the summer of 2007, Louis Mendoz......

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No Color Is My Kind: The Life Of Eldrewey Stearns And The Integration Of Houston - Thomas R. Cole

No Color Is My Kind is an uncommon chronicle of identity, fate, and compassion as two men-one Jewish and one African American-set out to rediscover a life lost to manic depression and alcoholism. In 1984, Thomas Cole discovered Eldrewey Stearns ......

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The Education Of A Radical: An American Revolutionary In Sandinista Nicaragua - Michael Johns

"I went to Nicaragua with nothing but a tourist visa, $1,500 in cash, the name of someone at the Agrarian Reform Ministry, and the idea of being a revolutionary intellectual. . . . The idea took hold in a simple character flaw: wanting to believe ......

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In The Maw Of The Earth Monster: Mesoamerican Ritual Cave Use

As portals to the supernatural realm that creates and animates the universe, caves have always been held sacred by the peoples of Mesoamerica. From ancient times to the present, Mesoamericans have made pilgrimages to caves for ceremonies ranging f......

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Disney's Most Notorious Film: Race, Convergence, And The Hidden Histories Of Song Of The South - Jason Sperb

The Walt Disney Company offers a vast universe of movies, television shows, theme parks, and merchandise, all carefully crafted to present an image of wholesome family entertainment. Yet Disney also produced one of the most infamous Hollywood film......

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Americans All: Good Neighbor Cultural Diplomacy In World War Ii - Darlene J. Sadlier

Cultural diplomacy-"winning hearts and minds" through positive portrayals of the American way of life-is a key element in U.S. foreign policy, although it often takes a backseat to displays of military might. Americans All provides an in-depth, fi......

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The Cia In Hollywood: How The Agency Shapes Film And Television - Tricia Jenkins

What's your impression of the CIA? A bumbling agency that can't protect its own spies? A rogue organization prone to covert operations and assassinations? Or a dedicated public service that advances the interests of the United States? Astute TV an......

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American Muslim Women, Religious Authority, And Activism: More Than A Prayer - Juliane Hammer

Following the events of September 11, 2001, American Muslims found themselves under unprecedented scrutiny. Muslim communities in the United States suffered from negative representations of their religion, but they also experienced increased inter......

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Colonialism And Christianity In Mandate Palestine - Laura Robson

Drawing on a rich base of British archival materials, Arabic periodicals, and secondary sources, Colonialism and Christianity in Mandate Palestine brings to light the ways in which the British colonial state in Palestine exacerbated sectarianism. ......

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Branding Texas: Performing Culture In The Lone Star State - Leigh Clemons

Ask anyone to name an archetypal Texan, and you're likely to get a larger-than-life character from film or television (say John Wayne's Davy Crockett or J. R. Ewing of TV's Dallas) or a politician with that certain swagger (think LBJ or George W. ......

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Galveston And The 1900 Storm: Catastrophe And Catalyst - , Elizabeth Hayes Turner

The Galveston storm of 1900 reduced a cosmopolitan and economically vibrant city to a wreckage-strewn wasteland where survivors struggled without shelter, power, potable water, or even the means to summon help. At least 6,000 of the city's 38,000 ......

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Foxboy: Intimacy And Aesthetics In Andean Stories - Catherine J. Allen

Once there was a Quechua folktale. It begins with a trickster fox's penis with a will of its own and ends with a daughter returning to parents who cannot recognize her until she recounts the uncanny adventures that have befallen her since she ran ......

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Digital Ethnography: Anthropology, Narrative, And New Media - , Elayne Zorn

Digital ethnography can be understood as a method for representing real-life cultures through storytelling in digital media. Enabling audiences to go beyond absorbing facts, computer-based storytelling allows for immersion in the experience of ano......

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From The Republic Of The Rio Grande: A Personal History Of The Place And The People - Beatriz De La Garza

The Republic of the Rio Grande had a brief and tenuous existence (1838-1840) before most of it was reabsorbed by Mexico and the remainder annexed by the United States, yet this region that straddles the Rio Grande has retained its distinctive cult......

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Spare Time In Texas: Recreation And History In The Lone Star State - David G. Mccomb

What do Texans' pastimes and recreations say about their characters? Looking at Texas history from a new angle, David McComb starts from the premise that how people spend their leisure time may well reveal more about their true natures and interes......

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The Hogg Family And Houston: Philanthropy And The Civic Ideal - Kate Sayen Kirkland

Progressive former governor James Stephen Hogg moved his business headquarters to Houston in 1905. For seven decades, his children Will, Ima, and Mike Hogg used their political ties, social position, and family fortune to improve the lives of fell......

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