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Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1992. x, 333p., first edition, edgeworn dj. Shannon, the African American football coach in East St. Louis, IL - one of the most segregated communities in America - has offered his charges one way out of the city's grinding poverty through a combination.....
[Valencia, CA]: Landscape Development, 2005. Paperback. 79p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., very good condition. Text in Spanish. Published by a landscaping company to provide training and inspiration to their Spanish-speaking employees in the form of a fictional story about an immigrant who achieves personal and professional success in the US.....
Stinson Beach: Marin Parent Advocates for Mental Health, 1981. 27p., staplebound 8.5x5.5 inch wraps lettered in italic, slight browning and a bookseller's rubberstamp impression on the first leaf. Cunningham was a Napa State patient; and moved right on up. [This cataloguer has fond memories circa 1970 of Jack's superior joke-telling.....
Ojai, CA: Novus Printing, 2005. viii, 155p., signed and warmly inscribed by the African American educator, later wraps printing. Psychological techniques aimed to bolster middle-management types; Johnson, a Harvard PhD and also performing artist, integrates tribal dance experience with business-hierarchy savvy.