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Image for Justice, Peace & God, A Minister’s Personal Odyssey

Justice, Peace & God, A Minister’s Personal Odyssey

By: Barbara Mills

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2006

Seller ID: M4097

ISBN: 0788440977

Condition: 494 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 494 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Frank Thompson’s story is about a number of journeys that coalesce around the belief that God created his life for a purpose. And, with a great grandfather who was part of the Lewis and Clark expedition, grandparents who were homestead pioneers in Arizona, and his own rugged childhood on a western ranch, perhaps it was inevitable that he would see his challenge to live out God’s purpose as a struggle to make a difference, and equally important, the need to inspire others to struggle with him to bring tolerance, justice and peace to the world. Frank Thompson’s story, with i... View more info

Image for Providence: 1630-1800 — Women Are Part Of Its History

Providence: 1630-1800 — Women Are Part Of Its History

By: Barbara Mills

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2002

Seller ID: M2078

ISBN: 0078842078X

Condition: 438 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2002, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 438 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A true history of Providence cannot be written without acknowledging that women, as well as men, carved this new city out of the wilderness, shaped it, and gave it a permanence of which to be proud. Unfortunately, most accounts of Providence's early history have relegated the role of women to an occasional mention of a wife's name. A few individual biographical portraits of women have been written and "women's histories" have described clothes, home life, child care and such, but none have integrated women into the history of the city as a whole. In contrast, Ms. Mills not only include... View more info

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“Got My Mind Set On Freedom” Maryland’s Story of Black & White Activism, 1663-2000

By: Barbara Mills, Baltimore CORE Activist & Officer

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2002)

Seller ID: M2268

ISBN: 0788422685

Condition: 714 pages, (2002), 2007, paper, index, 714 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Maryland has always been a state in the middle—part southern, part northern—both in the way it has dealt with race issues, and in the way it is perceived. It is the author’s hope that this detailed account of the black-white experience in Maryland will enable the reader to feel and appreciate the many battles fought to get where we are today—and to realize how far we still have to go to achieve freedom and equality for all. The enormous effort that went into organizing every lawsuit and every demonstration, and the deep emotions felt by the participants are reflecte... View more info