Philadelphia

A is for Art Museum

Katy Friedland and Marla K. Shoemaker

From the Philadelphia Museum of Art, a fun-filled primer for children and grown-ups to share

64 pages | 8.25 x 8.25 | 145 tables, 37 color illustrations

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The Italian Legacy in Philadelphia

History, Culture, People, and Ideas

Edited by Andrea Canepari and Judith Goode

Essays and images showcasing the rich contribution of Italians and Italian Americans to Global Philadelphia

424 pages | 9 x 12 | 211 color photos, 29 halftones, 2 maps

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Klezmer

Music and Community in Twentieth-Century Jewish Philadelphia

Hankus Netsky

The story of Philadelphia Jewish life through the music of klezmer

186 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 table, 50 line drawings

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Larry Kane's Philadelphia

Larry Kane

A first-hand look at Philadelphia's important events and people

280 pages | 6 x 9 | 52 halftones

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Life, Liberty, and the Mummers

E. A. Kennedy III

A stunning photo-essay on America's most dazzling parade

192 pages | 8.5 x 11 | 194 color photos, 6 halftones

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Little Italy in the Great War

Philadelphia's Italians on the Battlefield and Home Front

Richard N. Juliani

How Philadelphia’s Italian community responded during World War I

314 pages | 6 x 9 | 23 halftones

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Love

A Philadelphia Affair

Beth Kephart

From the best-selling author of Flow comes a love letter to the Philadelphia region, its places, and its people

176 pages | 5.5 x 8.5 | 39 halftones

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The Memoirs of Wendell W. Young III

A Life in Philadelphia Labor and Politics

Wendell W. Young III

A behind-the-scenes look at a legendary Philadelphia labor leader and how he shaped local and national politics in profound ways

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 28 halftones

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Merger Games

The Medical College of Pennsylvania, Hahnemann University, and the Rise and Fall of the Allegheny Health Care System

Judith P. Swazey

The story of one of the most public failures in healthcare consolidation

324 pages | 6 x 9

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The Mogul

Eddie Gottlieb, Philadelphia Sports Legend and Pro Basketball Pioneer

Rich Westcott

The first full-length study of Eddie Gottlieb, a pioneering player, coach, owner, and entrepreneur in basketball and baseball

320 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 figs., 50 halftones

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Monument Lab

Creative Speculations for Philadelphia

Edited by Paul M. Farber and Ken Lum

A living handbook for vital perspectives on public art and history

336 pages | 6.75 x 9.375 | 160 color photos, 82 halftones

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More Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell

Jane Golden, Robin Rice and Natalie Pompilio, photographs by David Graham and Jack Ramsdale

The sequel to the bestselling story of the largest public art program in the nation

160 pages | 9 x 11 | 114 color illustrations

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More Than a Game

Life Lessons from Philadelphia's Sports Community

Edited by Eliot Shorr-Parks

Voices from Philadelphia's athletic community on what it's like being a Philadelphian and a fan, and on what makes a community work

266 pages | 6 x 9

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The Mouse Who Played Football

Written by Brian Westbrook Sr. and Lesley Van Arsdall; Illustrated by Mr. Tom

Who would ever think that a mouse could play football?

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32 pages | 10 x 8 | 23 color illustrations, 1 halftone

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Mr. All-Around

The Life of Tom Gola

David Grzybowski

The first, definitive biography of La Salle basketball icon Tom Gola

208 pages | 6 x 9 | 30 halftones

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