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sheila-isenberg's picture
Oct.25.2010
MURIEL’S WAR: An American Heiress in the Nazi Resistance  The captivating story of a courageous woman who left a life of privilege for a world of danger and international intrigue.  Born into a wealthy meatpacking dynasty in Chicago and educated at Wellesley, raven-haired beauty Muriel Gardiner...
sonya-huber's picture
Feb.18.2008
It had come to this: breastfeeding her screaming three-month-old while sitting on the cigarette-scarred floor of a union hall, lying to her husband so she could attend yet another activist meeting, and otherwise actively self-destructing. Then Sonya Huber turned to her long-dead grandfather, the...
roxanne-dunbar-ortiz's picture
Jan.16.2008
A bittersweet memoir of growing up dirt poor in Oklahoma When the peasants are deprived of fields to work, so goes the chorus of an old Irish ballad, “All that’s left is a love of the land”. In this exquisite rendering of her childhood in rural Oklahoma, from the Dust Bowl days to the end of the...