Bury The Chains

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547526954
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A deft chronicle of this groundbreaking antislavery crusade and its powerful enemies, Bury the Chains gives a little-celebrated human rights watershed its due at last.

Bury The Chains

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618619078
Size: 78.51 MB
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Offers an account of the first great human rights crusade, which originated in England in the 1780s and resulted in the freeing of hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world.

Bury The Chains

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618104697
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Offers an account of the first great human rights crusade, which originated in England in the 1780s and resulted in the freeing of hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world.

Chains

Author: Laurie Halse Anderson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416998617
Size: 63.78 MB
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From acclaimed author Laurie Halse Anderson comes this compelling, impeccably researched novel that shows the lengths we can go to cast off our chains, both physical and spiritual.

To End All Wars

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547549217
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Today, hundreds of military cemeteries spread across the fields of northern France and Belgium contain the bodies of millions of men who died in the “war to end all wars.” Can we ever avoid repeating history?

King Leopold S Ghost

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330469940
Size: 58.22 MB
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WINNER OF THE 1999 DUFF COOPER PRIZE. 'Brilliant .. this book must be read and re-read' Neal Ascherson'. 'A hundred years ago, enlightened people in the western world were outraged by a holocaust in Africa which left millions dead.

The Unquiet Ghost

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547524979
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In 1991, Adam Hochschild spent nearly six months in Russia talking to gulag survivors, retired concentration camp guards, and countless others. The result is a riveting evocation of a country still haunted by the ghost of Stalin.

Half The Way Home

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547561563
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But above all this is a story of a father and his only son and of the unexpected peace finally made between them.

True South

Author: Jon Else
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101980958
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A warm and intelligent book.”—The New York Times “No one is better suited to write this moving account of perhaps the greatest American documentary series ever made. . . . [Else] tells the story with the compassion and eloquence it ...