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Biography of civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer by Kay Mills.

Book in which University of Virgina faculty member Mark Edmundson critiques the then (2005) state of liberal arts education in the United States.

Manuscript notations on made on the free endpaper ofDriving Mr. Albert: A Trip Across America with Einstein’s Brain, and used by Brian Lamb during research for his interview of Michael Paterniti on the Booknotes program.

Book recounting the cross-country trip made by Michael Paterniti and forensic pathologist Thomas Harvey to deliver the remains of Albert Einstein to his granddaughter.

Manuscript notations on made on the free endpaper of Dark Star Safari...and used by Brian Lamb during research for his interview of Paul Theroux on the Booknotes program.

Travel book which recounts Paul Theroux's journey from Egypt to South Africa.

Autobiographical work detailing the career of Cornel West, an academic, intellectual, and activist.

Illustration from the book Carry A. Nation: retelling the life depicting a poster promoting a speaking engagement by Nation in Glasgow, Scotland, 1908.

Biography of Carry Amelia Nation (1846-1911), a womens' rights and temperance activist during 19th and early 20th centuries.

Manuscript notations on envelope and legal pad used by Brian Lamb during research for his interview of Maya Lin on the Booknotes program.

Work in which artist Maya Lin describes several of her projects in detail.