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This week in North Philly Notes, Charles Upchurch, author of “Beyond the Law,” writes about the first public debate in the Commons over the ethics of punishing sex between men. The first sustaine...

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Ray Didinger @ Temple University Main Campus

Friday, December 3, 2021

Meet Ray Didinger for an in-person signing of Finished Business: My Fifty Years of Headlines, Heroes, and Heartaches at Temple University Press' Holiday Book Sale in Charles Library.

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Finished Business
My Fifty Years of Headlines, Heroes, and Heartaches

Ray Didinger

IN PERSON SIGNINGS: Dec 4 @ 3pm -  Barnes and Noble in Broomall, PA. 

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From Improvement to City Planning
Spatial Management in Cincinnati from the Early Republic through the Civil War Decade

Henry C. Binford

Author Event: Dec 1 @ 6pm hybrid in-person/virtual event at the Mercantile Library

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Tasting Freedom
Octavius Catto and the Battle for Equality in Civil War America

Daniel R. Biddle and Murray Dubin

Author Event: Dec 2 @ 7pm at the Church of the Crucifixion


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Modern Mobility Aloft
Elevated Highways, Architecture, and Urban Change in Pre-Interstate America

Amy D. Finstein

WINNER: Fred B. Kniffen Book Award for the best book in the field of material culture from the International Society for Landscape, Place, and Material Culture 

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