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Royal Irish Constabulary Officers: A Biographical Dictionary and Genealogical Guide, 1816-1922

This book lists the 1700 officers of the RIC, including birth, marriage and death dates; the native county, service (if any) in the British army, yeomanry and militia; dates of appointment and retirement, resignation, di [...]

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Transgender Workplace Diversity: Policy Tools, Training Issues and Communication Strategies for HR and Legal Professionals

Review Dr. Paisley Currah, Associate Professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College, has hailed the book as 'an essential resource for HR professionals.' Dr. Currah, who is the Founder and Bo [...]

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Lesbian Psychologies: EXPLORATIONS AND CHALLENGES

Review 'This long-overdue recognition of lesbian diversity is not the only reason to celebrate the appearance of this book, which comprises 20 essays on topics which include bisexuality, alcoholi [...]

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Chick Flicks : Theories and Memories of the Feminist Film Movement

From Library Journal Although the title leads readers to expect a titillating look at Caged Heat-type exploitation films, this book is instead an exploration of 'cinefeminism' and autobiography, [...]

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A Raisin in the Sun: The Unfilmed Original Screenplay (Plume)

From Library Journal The film version of Hansberry's landmark play A Raisin in the Sun (1961) was the first depiction of African American life seen by mainstream America. Hansberry included in he [...]

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Invitations to Love: Literacy, Love Letters, and Social Change in Nepal

Invitations to Love provides a close examination of the dramatic shift away from arranged marriage and capture marriage toward elopement in the village of Junigau, Nepal. Laura M. Ahearn shows that young Nepalese people [...]

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Lift Ev'ry Voice: 1830-1860 [Sourcebook 3] (Making Freedom: African Americans in U.S. History)

About the Author Primary Source Inc., an educational nonprofit, developed this product in a six-year collaboration with scholars and classroom teachers.James Oliver Horton is the Benjamin Banneke [...]

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Barrio Princess: Growing Up in Texas

Review ?Rich in family and heritage, Consuelo Samarripa?s stories may just help you discover more of yourself.? (Elizabeth Ellis, NSN Circle of Excellence Storyteller and NSN Lifetime Achievement [...]

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License to Wed: What Legal Marriage Means to Same-Sex Couples

Review ?Richman offers valuable insight into the relationship between the legal, the personal, and the societal. Richman contributes to the same-sex marriage literature by offering further exampl [...]

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Blueprint for a Job Center at Your Library

About the Author Bernice Kao, MLS, is a recently retired job service librarian who worked in university, corporate, and public libraries in 6 different states over a span of 39 years.Megan Pittsl [...]

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I Work At A Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks

Review 'Librarians will surely nod their heads and either sigh or laugh. As they say at the library: Check it out.' --St. Louis Post-Dispatch'Libraries, contrary to popular belief, are often full [...]

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Tendencies (Series Q)

From Publishers Weekly A leading practitioner of gay studies, Sedgwick ( The Epistemology of the Closet ) offers an illuminating and provocative collection of essays, many reprinted from academic [...]

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The Readers' Advisory Handbook (ALA Readers' Advisory)

From Booklist As readers? advisory matures, it involves much more than the act of matching a reader with a book. It encompasses a broader range of materials and library users and also informs the [...]

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Making Museums Matter

Review 'An outstanding selection of informed and informative essays about the difference that museums make, their role in preserving and showcasing history and art to the public, cost-related pro [...]

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Whatever Happened to Daddy's Little Girl?: The Impact of Fatherlessness on Black Women

Amazon.com Review Passionate and provocative, Whatever Happened to Daddy's Little Girl? explores the impact of fatherlessness on black women from a thoughtful and highly personal perspective. A w [...]

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The Children Are Free: Reexamining the Biblical Evidence on Same-sex Relationships

About the Author Jeff Miner is the pastor of LifeJourney Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. He was raised in fundamentalist independent Baptist churches, and received his undergraduate degree from [...]

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Ladies on the Lot: Women, Car Sales, and the Pursuit of the American Dream

Review Lawson's Ladies on the Lot is an example of the finest work being done in qualitative social science today. Her interviews and fieldwork succeed in making these women come alive as they te [...]

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The Straight Girl's Guide to Sleeping with Chicks

About the Author Jen Sincero is the New York Times bestselling author of You Are a Badass, The Straight Girl's Guide to Sleeping with Chicks, and the semi-autobiographical novel Don't Sleep with [...]

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Equal Justice Under Law: An Autobiography

Review ?With the vision one would expect from a great advocate and premier judge, Constance Baker Motley has written a remarkable and insightful book. No person has done more in this century than [...]

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1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die

Review '[This book]?contains contributions by a handful of my favorite writers, so even though I haven't yet got a galley-glimpse of the finished product, I can just about guarantee it's going to [...]

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