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Ethnic Heritage in Mississippi

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Univ Pr of Mississippi: September 1992

Seller ID: 107401

ISBN: 087805569X

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Wicked City

By: Ace Atkins

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: April 2008

Seller ID: 88824

ISBN: 0399154574

Condition: Used - Very Good


From "one of crime fiction's most interesting and passionate voices" (Laura Lippman) comes a new "noir crime classic" ("Mystery Ink") about one of the most notorious towns in American history. Reviewing "White Shadow," the Associated Press wrote, "It is as gritty as James Ellroy's "L.A. Confidential." And yet, the prose is as lyrical as James Lee Burke's "Crusader's Cross." With "White Shadow," Atkins has found his true voice." And with Wicked City, it is even truer. In ... View more info

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Mississippi in Africa: The Saga of the Slaves of Prospect Hill Plantation and Their Legacy in Liberia

By: Alan Huffman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Gotham: January 2004

Seller ID: 108110

ISBN: 1592400442

Condition: Used - Very Good


The gripping story of two hundred freed Mississippi slaves who sailed to Liberia to build a new colonyawhere the colonistsa repression of the native tribes would beget a tragic cycle of violence. When a wealthy Mississippi cotton planter named Isaac Ross died in 1836, his will decreed that his plantation, Prospect Hill, should be liquidated and the proceeds from the sale be used to pay for his slavesa passage to the newly established colony of Liberia in western Afri... View more info

The Right Thing

By: Amy Conner

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Kensington: May 2014

Seller ID: 100374

ISBN: 075829512X

Condition: Used - Very Good


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The Right Thing

By: Amy Conner

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Kensington: May 2014

Seller ID: 109949

ISBN: 075829512X

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Forecasts and Faith

By: Barbie Bassett

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Dogwood Press: April 2010

Seller ID: 106638

ISBN: 097216118X

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Just Out Of Reach

By: Belinda Stevens

Price: $6.48

Publisher: Belinda Stevens: May 2013

Seller ID: 42897

ISBN: 0615760384

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Hattiesburg, Mississippi: A History of Hub City (Definitive History)

By: Benjamin Morris

Price: $12.50

Publisher: History Press: November 2014

Seller ID: 77288

ISBN: 1626192006

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Revenant

By: Carolyn Haines

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Mira: September 2007

Seller ID: 68806

ISBN: 0778324176

Condition: Used - Very Good


When a decades-old mass grave near a notorious Biloxi nightclub is unearthed, reporter Carson Lynch is among the first on the scene. The remains of five women lie within, each one buried with a bridal veil--and without her ring finger. Once an award-winning journalist, Carson knows her career is now hanging by a thread. This story has pulled her out of a pit of alcohol and self-loathing, and with justice and redemption in mind she begins to investigate. Days later ... View more info

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Splintered Bones

By: Carolyn Haines

Price: $3.25

Publisher: Dell: February 2003

Seller ID: 94884

ISBN: 0440237211

Condition: Used - Very Good


She may be a Mississippi belle, but Sarah Booth Delaney is no pampered daddy ' s girl. Unwed and over thirty, Sarah has her own set of problems--like coping with regular hauntings by her great-great-grandmother ' s nanny, a busybody of a ghost who ' s set on marrying her off to the first suitor who comes calling. But when an old friend is in trouble, Sarah Booth doesn ' t hesitate to get involved. Splintered Bones Eulalee McBride has confessed to murdering her ... View more info

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The Capers Papers

By: Charlotte Capers

Price: $8.00

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi: October 1992

Seller ID: 110788

ISBN: 0878056017

Condition: Used - Very Good


At last it's available again, and in paperback, the book that Charlotte Capers' hosts of readers have been urging back into print. One of Mississippi's most fascinating personalities and one of its absolutely best raconteurs, Capers can hold any reader of listener enthralled with her witty, delicious narratives. Here she focuses upon whatever seized her insights--mainly life in its ordinary gait--yet her reports of the smalltown scene are as alluring as the tales of S... View more info

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Fresh Frozen

By: Darden North

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ponder House Press: October 2008

Seller ID: 105711

ISBN: 0977112632

Condition: Used - Very Good


In this third medical thriller by award-winning author and practicing physician Darden North, human reproductive tissue becomes an unexpected commodity. In Fresh Frozen, a young policeman and his tormented wife fail miserably to produce a family, finding themselves outcasts of the renewed baby boom sweeping the United States. However, there is one last hope for them: a catalogue of human embryo and egg donors peddled by a woman whose standards are easily dismissed for th... View more info

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Violation

By: Darian North

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Signet: October 1999

Seller ID: 19005

ISBN: 0451179153

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Tuesday's Letter and Other Poems

By: Elmo Howell

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Elmo Howell: May 2000

Seller ID: 27925

ISBN: 0962202673

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Delta Wedding (A Harvest/Hbj Book)

By: Eudora Welty

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Mariner Books: March 1979

Seller ID: 3790

ISBN: 0156252805

Condition: Used - Very Good


A vivid and charming portrait of a large southern family, the Fairchilds, who live on a plantation in the Mississippi delta. The story, set in 1923, is exquisitely woven from the ordinary events of family life, centered around the visit of a young relative, Laura McRaven, and the family's preparations for her cousin Dabney's wedding. View more info

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The Robber Bridegroom

By: Eudora Welty

Price: $6.98

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: November 1978

Seller ID: 72585

ISBN: 0156768070

Condition: Used - Very Good


Legendary figures of Mississippi's past-flatboatman Mike Fink and the dreaded Harp brothers-mingle with characters from Eudora Welty's own imagination in an exuberant fantasy set along the Natchez Trace. Berry-stained bandit of the woods Jamie Lockhart steals Rosamond, the beautiful daughter of pioneer planter Clement Musgrove, to set in motion this frontier fairy tale. "For all her wild, rich fancy, Welty writes prose that is as disciplined as it is beautiful" (New York... View more info

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The Eye of the Story: Selected Essays and Reviews

By: Eudora Welty

Price: $8.98

Publisher: Vintage: August 1990

Seller ID: 85548

ISBN: 0679730044

Condition: Used - Very Good


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A Curtain of Green: and Other Stories

By: Eudora Welty

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harvest Books: October 1979

Seller ID: 110787

ISBN: 0156234920

Condition: Used - Very Good


This is the first collection of Welty's stories, originally published in 1941. It includes such classics as "A Worn Path," "Petrified Man," "Why I Live at the P.O.," and "Death of a Traveling Salesman." The historic Introduction by Katherine Anne Porter brought Welty to the attention of the american reading public. View more info

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Delta Wedding (A Harvest/Hbj Book)

By: Eudora Welty

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mariner Books: March 1979

Seller ID: 110789

ISBN: 0156252805

Condition: Used - Very Good


A vivid and charming portrait of a large southern family, the Fairchilds, who live on a plantation in the Mississippi delta. The story, set in 1923, is exquisitely woven from the ordinary events of family life, centered around the visit of a young relative, Laura McRaven, and the family's preparations for her cousin Dabney's wedding. View more info

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Losing Battles

By: Eudora Welty

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Vintage: August 1990

Seller ID: 110790

ISBN: 0679728821

Condition: Used - Very Good


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