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The American Prison: From the Beginning
1 The American Prison: From the Beginning
Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A. Amer Correctional Assn 1983 0942974484 / 9780942974485 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Oversized hardcover. In very good condition, light board edgewear. DJ is good, edgewear, rubbing and one 1/4" tear at top of spine and crease on the jacket. Back before prisoners had "rights". 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Out of the Depths The Story of John R Lawson a Labor Leader, Barron B Beshoar
2 Barron B Beshoar Out of the Depths The Story of John R Lawson a Labor Leader
Colorado Labor Historical Committee 1942 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover, no DJ. mylar cover. Colorado Labor Historical Committee, 1942, first edition. In near fine condition, minor outside page edge soiling. Black and white frontispiece of John R Lawson, two internal maps, other internal b & w photo plates. Inscribed signed and dated by John R Lawson: To Paul D Shriver, A worthy friend and an intelligent efficient executive, whose broad and clear understanding of economic problems reveals a distinct characteristic so necessary in distributing an even balanced justice indicating an inner-consciousness exceptional in its application to problems of human rights. Sincerely yours, John R Lawson, 7-21-42. Beshoar signed also: For George Eicher, long one of my best & favorite friends, with affection. Barron B Beshoar, Golden Colorado, May 2, 1976. The story of the coal mines of southern Colorado, the labor leader who led the struggle against John D. Rockefeller, and the events that led up to the "Ludlow Massacre" which occureed on April 19, 1914. 
Price: 250.00 USD
 
 
Frederick Douglass Young Defender of Human Rights, Elisabeth P Myers
3 Elisabeth P Myers Frederick Douglass Young Defender of Human Rights
Patria Press 2007 188285957X / 9781882859573 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no DJ. Patria Press, 2007, first edition. In near fine condition. Meet Frederick Douglass. Civil rights defender, advisor to presidents.Slave. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
El Delirio: The Santa Fe World of Elizabeth White (Southwest History and Culture), Gregor Stark; E. Catherine Rayne
4 Gregor Stark; E. Catherine Rayne El Delirio: The Santa Fe World of Elizabeth White (Southwest History and Culture)
U.S.A. School of American Research Press 1998 0933452527 / 9780933452527 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Softcover. Near fine condition. Includes: Santa Fe Style, Formative Years, Indian Lands and Indian Health, Indian Art, A Circle of Friends and Further Adventures. Filled with photos. Follow the life and times of an amazing woman. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889, Hufsmith, George W.
5 Hufsmith, George W. The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889
Glendo, Wyoming, U.S.A. High Plains Pr 1993 0931271169 / 9780931271168 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. In very good condition. Did Cattle Kate (Ellen Watson) barter sex for calves or was she an independent woman ahead of her time who homesteaded in the wrong place? Did Averell run a bawdyhouse or was this dispute really about land and water rights? Why were six politically powerful cattlemen who committed the crime never punished? What really happened to the witnesses who mysteriously disappeared and died? 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Journal of the Southwest, Volume 32, Number 3, Autumn 1990, Joseph Carleton Wilder
6 Joseph Carleton Wilder Journal of the Southwest, Volume 32, Number 3, Autumn 1990
University of Arizona 1990 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of Arizona, 1990. In very good condition, some edgewear, bottom right corner of cover creased. Interior is bright and clean. Water in New Mexico, Dancing for Water, Dividing the Water, Acequia Rights in Law and Tradition, Land Water and Pueblo-hispanic Relations in Northern New Mexico, Sonoran Prophecy, Sonoran Adobes, Placido, other columns and features. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Susette La Flesche Voice of The Omaha Indians, Margaret Crary
7 Margaret Crary Susette La Flesche Voice of The Omaha Indians
Hawthorn Books 1973 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Hawthorn Books, 1973, first edition. In very good condition, usual library markings, mylar cover. A female born in the middle of the nineteenth century had few rights; a female Omaha Indian had none. The story of the intrepid Indian woman who crusaded for citizenship for her people. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Mary Wollstonecraft and the Rights of Women, Miller, Calvin Craig
8 Miller, Calvin Craig Mary Wollstonecraft and the Rights of Women
Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.A. Morgan Reynolds Pub 1999 1883846412 / 9781883846411 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Morgan Reynolds, first edition, 1999. In near fine condition, minimal library markings. "I must have first place or none." 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Chief Sarah: Sarah Winnemucca's Fight for Indian Rights, Morrison, Dorothy N.
9 Morrison, Dorothy N. Chief Sarah: Sarah Winnemucca's Fight for Indian Rights
Portland, Oregon, U.S.A. Oregon Historical Society Pr 1991 0875952046 / 9780875952048 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback, ex-library. Oregon Historical Society Press, 1991. In very good condition, usual library markings. "The Indian Joan of Arc." 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Jump into the Sky, Pearsall, Shelley
10 Pearsall, Shelley Jump into the Sky
Westminster, MD, U.S.A. Random House Children's Books 2012 0375836993 / 9780375836992 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition. Levi can't believe his aunt is shipping him off to find his dad at the airbase. The war isn't over, there won't be any place for him to stay, what about school? He meets Jim Crow on the way. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Extraordinary Suzy Wright: A Colonial Woman on the Frontier, Teri Kanefield
11 Teri Kanefield The Extraordinary Suzy Wright: A Colonial Woman on the Frontier
Abrams Books for Young Readers 2016 1419718665 / 9781419718663 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New Book 
Picture book. She fought for Native American rights and helped her neighbors with legal aid. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Bright Eyes: The Story of Susette La Flesche, an Omaha Indian, Wilson, Dorothy Clarke
12 Wilson, Dorothy Clarke Bright Eyes: The Story of Susette La Flesche, an Omaha Indian
Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A. McGraw-Hill 1974 0070707529 / 9780070707528 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. McGraw-Hill, 1974, first edition. In very good condition, some board wear on bottom spine, owner's name on front end paper, pages toning a bit. DJ is good, has some chips and tears, protected in mylar wrapper. Her name in the Omaha language was Inshta Theamba, Bright Eyes. She got an education and came home to be a teacher, but instead became a proponent of Indian rights - and won! 
Price: 20.00 USD
 


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