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Rome, my sibling, my empress
by Albert Russo

ROME, MY SIBLING, MY EMPRESS This is my fourth photobook on Rome, after 'Italia Nostra', 'Expressive Romans' and 'Seven living Splendors'; this book includes poe..  
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Mother beloved, Mamica mia
by Albert Russo

Photos, prose and poems relating to my beloved mother Sarah Russo during her long itinerary from her birth in 1920 on the island of Rhodes (Greece), through Southern and ..  
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Copyright:  est. 2008
Non-Fiction

Robert Cormier's books are among those most often banned of the 20th century. His books were often challenged for language, sexual situations, disrespect of authority and disrespect of religion. Personally, he was a gentle, devout man. Find how these two statements don't contradict each other.

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Chapter 2: Book Banning: A Brief History

Book banning is not a simple case of the “good guys” against the “bad guys.” The majority of cases of censorship spring from someone’s idea of what must be done to protect others. However, protecting people from harmful thoughts or words might not only feel to them as if someone was withholding information, but might also feel as if they’re being lied to or not trusted. Sometimes in order to protect people from wrong, the “wrong” has to be exposed and dealt with. In 1964, Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th president of the United States, said “Books and ideas are the most effective weapons against intolerance and ignorance.”





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Wendy Hart Beckman



University of Cincinnati College of Nursing: 125 Years of Transforming Heal

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Founders and Famous Families of Cincinnati

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Harlem Renaissance Artists and Writers

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Robert Cormier: Banned, Challenged, and Censored





Dating, Relationships, and Sexuality: What Teens Should Know

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Communication Tools Made Easy





National Parks in Crisis: Debating the Issues

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Beyond Understanding
by richard cederberg

In this fourth and final installment the intrepid crew is taken to the limits of their endurance as they brave a subterranean world filled with dangers and bizarre wonder..  
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Quirks / Eclats - photography & texts by Albert Russo
by Albert Russo

the world upside down..  
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