Nonfiction

Kathleen Weiler, Maria Baldwin's Worlds

Maria Baldwin (1856--1922) held a special place in the racially divided society of her time, as a highly respected educator at a largely white New England school and an activist who carried on the radical spirit of the Boston area's internationally renowned abolitionists from a generation earlier.

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$25.95
ISBN: 9781625344786
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Published: University of Massachusetts Press - September 20th, 2019

Mackenzi Lee, History of the World in Fifty Dogs

New York Times bestselling author (and Porter Square Books' own!) Mackenzi Lee presents her latest book: an illustrated collection of stories about dogs that knew how to sit, stay, and witness history.
 

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$19.99
ISBN: 9781419740060
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - October 15th, 2019

Holly Jackson, American Radicals

Local author Holly Jackson presents her dynamic, timely history of nineteenth-century activists—free-lovers and socialists, abolitionists and vigilantes—and the social revolution they sparked in the turbulent Civil War era.

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$28.00
ISBN: 9780525573098
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Published: Crown - October 8th, 2019

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