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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?catherine+carmier '''Catherine Carmier'''] *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?catherine+carmier '''Catherine Carmier''']
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?gathering+of+old+men '''A Gathering of Old Men'''] *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?gathering+of+old+men '''A Gathering of Old Men''']
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?in+my+father's+house '''In My Father's House'''] (audio)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?in+my+father's+house+gaines '''In My Father's House''']
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?mozart+and+leadbelly '''Mozart and Leadbelly: Stories and Essays'''] compiled and edited by Marcia Gaudet and Reggie Young. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?mozart+and+leadbelly '''Mozart and Leadbelly: Stories and Essays'''] compiled and edited by Marcia Gaudet and Reggie Young.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?of+love+and+dust '''Of Love and Dust'''] *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?of+love+and+dust '''Of Love and Dust''']
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==African American Churches== ==African American Churches==
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?black+church+in+the+african-American+experience+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?black+church+in+the+african-American+experience '''The Black Church in the African-American Experience'''] by C. Eric Lincoln & Lawrence H. Mamiya
- '''The Black Church in the African-American Experience'''] by C. Eric Lincoln & Lawrence H. Mamiya+
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?negro+church+in+america '''The Negro Church in America'''] by E. Franklin Frazier *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?negro+church+in+america '''The Negro Church in America'''] by E. Franklin Frazier
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?black+church+since+frazier '''The Black Church Since Frazier''']+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?black+church+since+frazier '''The Black Church Since Frazier'''] by C. Eric Lincoln
- by C. Eric Lincoln+
==African Americans Education== ==African Americans Education==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?julius+rosenwald+the+man+who+built+sears '''Julius Rosenwald : the Man Who Built Sears, Roebuck and Advanced the Cause of Black Education in the American South'''] by Peter M. Ascoli *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?julius+rosenwald+the+man+who+built+sears '''Julius Rosenwald : the Man Who Built Sears, Roebuck and Advanced the Cause of Black Education in the American South'''] by Peter M. Ascoli
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?self+taught+african+american+education '''Self-Taught : African American Education in Slavery and Freedom'''] by Heather Andrea Williams *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?self+taught+african+american+education '''Self-Taught : African American Education in Slavery and Freedom'''] by Heather Andrea Williams
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?jefferson+school+oral+history+project '''Jefferson School Oral History Project'''] (narrative)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?jefferson+school+oral+history+project '''Jefferson School Oral History Project''']
-==Blues Music History and Criticism==+==Blues Music - History and Criticism==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bill+wyman's+blues+odyssey '''Bill Wyman's Blues Odyssey'''] by Bill Wyman with Richard Havers *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bill+wyman's+blues+odyssey '''Bill Wyman's Blues Odyssey'''] by Bill Wyman with Richard Havers
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?portrait+of+the+blues '''Portrait of the Blues'''] by Paul Trynka ; photographs by Val Wilmer *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?portrait+of+the+blues '''Portrait of the Blues'''] by Paul Trynka ; photographs by Val Wilmer
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?spirituals+and+the+blues '''The Spirituals and the Blues : an Interpretation'''] by James H. Cone *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?spirituals+and+the+blues '''The Spirituals and the Blues : an Interpretation'''] by James H. Cone
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?negro+church+in+america '''This House on Fire : the Story of the Blues'''] by Craig Awmiller+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?this+house+on+fire '''This House on Fire : the Story of the Blues'''] by Craig Awmiller
==Blues Music (video recordings)== ==Blues Music (video recordings)==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?american+blues '''American Blues'''] *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?american+blues '''American Blues''']
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?blues+everywhere+i+go '''Blues Everywhere I Go'''] by Odetta *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?blues+everywhere+i+go '''Blues Everywhere I Go'''] by Odetta
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?mississippi+blues '''Mississippi Blues'''] +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?mississippi+blues+putumayo '''Mississippi Blues''']
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?turning+point '''The Turning Point'''] John Mayall+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?turning+point+mayall '''The Turning Point'''] John Mayall
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ultimate+collection+1948 '''The Ultimate Collection, 1948-1990'''] John Lee Hooker *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ultimate+collection+1948 '''The Ultimate Collection, 1948-1990'''] John Lee Hooker
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bessie+smith '''Bessie Smith'''] *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bessie+smith '''Bessie Smith''']
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==Capital Punishment== ==Capital Punishment==
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?anatomy+of+an+execution '''Anatomy of an Execution''']: the Life and Death of Douglas Christopher Thomas by Todd C. Peppers and Laura T. Anderson
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?choosing+mercy '''Choosing Mercy''']: a Mother of Murder Victims Pleads to End the Death Penalty by Antoinette Bosco. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?choosing+mercy '''Choosing Mercy''']: a Mother of Murder Victims Pleads to End the Death Penalty by Antoinette Bosco.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?crime+and+capital+punishment '''Crime and Capital Punishment'''] by Robert H. Loeb, Jr. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?crime+and+capital+punishment '''Crime and Capital Punishment'''] by Robert H. Loeb, Jr.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dead+man+walking '''Dead Man Walking''']: an Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty in the United States by Helen Prejean. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dead+man+walking '''Dead Man Walking''']: an Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty in the United States by Helen Prejean.
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?death+penalties '''Death Penalties''']: the Supreme Court's Obstacle Course by Raoul Berger.+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?death+penalties+supreme '''Death Penalties''']: the Supreme Court's Obstacle Course by Raoul Berger.
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?death+peanlty+opposing '''The Death Penalty: Opposing Viewpoints'''] by David L. Bender & Bruno Leone, series editors; Carol Wekesser, book editor.+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?death+penalty+opposing '''The Death Penalty: Opposing Viewpoints'''] by David L. Bender & Bruno Leone, series editors; Carol Wekesser, book editor.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?don't+kill+in+our+names '''Don't Kill in Our Names''']: Families of Murder Victims Speak Out Against the Death Penalty by Rachel King. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?don't+kill+in+our+names '''Don't Kill in Our Names''']: Families of Murder Victims Speak Out Against the Death Penalty by Rachel King.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?execution+of+willie+francis '''The Execution of Willie Francis''']: Race, Murder, and the Search for Justice in the American South by Gilbert King. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?execution+of+willie+francis '''The Execution of Willie Francis''']: Race, Murder, and the Search for Justice in the American South by Gilbert King.
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?just+revenge '''Just Revenge''']: Costs and Consequences of the Death Penalty by Mark Costanzo+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?just+revenge+costanzo '''Just Revenge''']: Costs and Consequences of the Death Penalty by Mark Costanzo
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?last+face+you'll+ever+see '''The Last Face You'll Ever See''']: the Private Life of the American Death Penalty by Ivan Solotaroff. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?last+face+you'll+ever+see '''The Last Face You'll Ever See''']: the Private Life of the American Death Penalty by Ivan Solotaroff.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?legal+lynching '''Legal Lynching''']: Racism, Injustice, and the Death Penalty by Jesse Jackson, with Jesse Jackson, Jr. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?legal+lynching '''Legal Lynching''']: Racism, Injustice, and the Death Penalty by Jesse Jackson, with Jesse Jackson, Jr.
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==Death row inmates - Fiction== ==Death row inmates - Fiction==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?hour+of+the+cat '''Hour of the Cat'''] by Peter Quinn *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?hour+of+the+cat '''Hour of the Cat'''] by Peter Quinn
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?law+of+second+chances '''The Law of Second Chances''' by James Sheehan.+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?law+of+second+chances '''The Law of Second Chances'''] by James Sheehan.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?love+her+madly '''Love Her Madly'''] by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?love+her+madly '''Love Her Madly'''] by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?reversible+errors '''Reversible Errors'''] by Scott Turow *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?reversible+errors '''Reversible Errors'''] by Scott Turow
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?executioner's+song '''The Executioner's Song'''] by Norman Mailer. *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?executioner's+song '''The Executioner's Song'''] by Norman Mailer.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?gallows+thief '''Gallows Thief'''] by Bernard Cornwell *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?gallows+thief '''Gallows Thief'''] by Bernard Cornwell
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?green+mile '''The Green Mile''' by Stephen King+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?green+mile '''The Green Mile'''] by Stephen King
==Prisons - Fiction== ==Prisons - Fiction==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?derailed+siegel '''Derailed'''] by James Siegel *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?derailed+siegel '''Derailed'''] by James Siegel
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?end+of+story '''End of Story'''] by Peter Abrahams *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?end+of+story '''End of Story'''] by Peter Abrahams
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?monster+myers '''Monster''' by Walter Dean Myers; illustrations by Christopher Myers+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?monster+myers '''Monster'''] by Walter Dean Myers; illustrations by Christopher Myers
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?pale+horse+coming '''Pale Horse Coming'''] by Stephen Hunter *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?pale+horse+coming '''Pale Horse Coming'''] by Stephen Hunter
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?session+kelman '''The Session'''] by Judith Kelman *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?session+kelman '''The Session'''] by Judith Kelman
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?interview+room '''The Interview Room'''] by Roderick Anscombe *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?interview+room '''The Interview Room'''] by Roderick Anscombe
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?keep+egan '''The Keep'''] by Jennifer Egan *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?keep+egan '''The Keep'''] by Jennifer Egan
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?last+shot '''Last Shot'''] by Gregg Hurwitz +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?last+shot+hurwitz '''Last Shot'''] by Gregg Hurwitz
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?lord+of+death '''The Lord of Death'''] by Eliot Pattison
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?man+in+the+iron+mask '''The Man in the Iron Mask'''] by Alexandre Dumas
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?night+stalker+swain '''The Night Stalker''']: by James Swain
-The lord of death / Eliot Pattison+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?order+of+things '''The Order of Things'''] by Lynne Hinton.
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?summons+grisham '''The Summons'''] by John Grisham
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?controlled+burn+stories '''Controlled Burn : Stories of Prison, Crime, and Men'''] by Scott Wolven.
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-The man in the iron mask / Alexandre Dumas ; writer: Roy Thomas ;+
- penciler: Hugo Petrus ; inker: Tom Palmer ; colorist: June+
- Chung ; letterer: VC's Joe Caramagna.+
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-The night stalker : a novel of suspense / James Swain+
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-The order of things / Lynne Hinton.+
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-The summons / John Grisham (sound)+
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-Controlled burn : stories of prison, crime, and men / Scott+
- Wolven.+
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==Radio Programs== ==Radio Programs==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?radio's+golden+age+the+programs '''Radio's Golden Age: the Programs and the Personalities'''] by Frank Buxton and Bill Owen *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?radio's+golden+age+the+programs '''Radio's Golden Age: the Programs and the Personalities'''] by Frank Buxton and Bill Owen
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?letter+from+america '''Letter from America, 1946-2004'''] by Alistair Cooke
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?agatha+christie's+casebook+mysteries '''Agatha Christie's Casebook Mysteries'''] (sound recording)
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?best+of+1945 '''The Best of 1945'''] (sound recording)
-Letter from America, 1946-2004 / Alistair Cooke+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?old-time+radio's+greatest+mysteries '''Old-Time Radio's Greatest Mysteries'''] (sound recording)
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?stop+the+press+radio '''Stop the Press!'''] (sound recording: tales of reporters on the radio)
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-Agatha Christie's casebook mysteries [sound recording]+
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-The best of 1945 [sound recording]+
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-Old-time radio's greatest mysteries [sound recording]+
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-Stop the press! [sound recording] : [tales of reporters on the radio+
[[Category:Adult Fiction]] [[Category:Adult Fiction]]

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Article in Adult Fiction, African American, Big Read, Historical, and Themes categories.

Contents

Other Works by Ernest Gaines

African American Churches

African Americans Education

Blues Music - History and Criticism

Blues Music (video recordings)

Capital Punishment

Louisiana Style Cookery

Death row inmates - Fiction

Prisons - Fiction

Prisoners - Fiction

Radio Programs

We have an unbelievable number of radio programs --63+ in the catalog. Here’s just a minor sample

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