History – United States


Edited by Rickie Solinger, et al

Format: print

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Description from University of California Press
“…a gripping collection of writings by and about imprisoned women in the United States, a country that jails a larger percentage of its population than any other nation in the world. This eye-opening work brings together scores of voices…”
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No Hiding Place: the New York Times Inside Report on the Hostage Crisis

By Robert D. McFadden, Joseph B. Treaster, and Maurice Carroll

Format: print

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