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  • Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Basic Books; 7.9.2006 edition (August 8, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0465070744
  • ISBN-13: 978-0465070749
  • Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.8 x 8.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.9 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #65,920 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"Blindingly revealing and of lasting scholarly value."

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David R. Roediger teaches on the history of race and class in the United States at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he is the Babcock Chair of History and of African American Studies. He lives in Champaign, Illinois.

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By Anthony B. Bradley on March 26, 2015
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Stunning!! It is impossible to understand race in America without reading the history outlined in this book.
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1 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Brenda Forster on July 17, 2014
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Interesting and helpful information.
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