Results for Non Fiction + Biographies & Memoirs + 1940s & '50s, set in South

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  • Jenniemae & James: A Memoir in Black and White
    Brooke Newman
    Paperback: 04/05/2011
     
    The true story of an extraordinary friendship between a brilliant mathematician and an uneducated, illiterate ...
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
    Rebecca Skloot
    Paperback: 03/08/2011
     
    Winner of BookBrowse's 2010 Best Book Award
    Intimate in feeling, astonishing in scope, and impossible to put ...
  • Warm Springs: Traces of a Childhood at FDR's Polio Haven
    Susan Richards Shreve
    Paperback: 06/10/2008
     
    A rich and moving memoir of childhood illness and its aftermath by a member of the last generation of ...
  • Ava's Man
    Rick Bragg
    Paperback: 08/01/2002
     
    The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of All Over but the Shoutin’ continues his personal history of the...
  • Creeker: A Woman's Journey
    Linda Scott DeRosier
    Paperback: 07/01/2002
     
    A humorous and poignant memoir of an educated and cultured woman who came of age in Appalachia. A story of ...

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