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Autobiography of Meta Berger book cover with image of Meta Berger amongst black background

A Milwaukee Woman’s Life on the Left: The Autobiography of Meta Berger

Paperback: $15.95
224 pages, 24 b & w photos an dillus, 6 x 9
ISBN: 9780870203220

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Climbing My Mountain book cover featuring image of Sheldon in a green suit jacket

Climbing My Mountain - My Life, Words, and Values

Sheldon B. Lubar is one of Wisconsin’s leading entrepreneurs, most generous philanthropists, and most public-spirited citizens. This memoir shares the secrets of his success and explains the deeply held principles behind it.

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$29.95
Danger, Man Working book cover featuring black and white image of man working on an automobile

Danger, Man Working: Writing from the Heart, the Gut, and the Poison Ivy Patch

Paperback: $18.95
288 pages, 5 ½ x 8 ½
ISBN: 9780870208409

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How to Be an Indian in the 21st Century

How to Be an Indian in the 21st Century

Paperback: $15.95
120 pages, 5 1/2x8 1/2
ISBN:9780870208157

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Joyworks cover featuring author Mike Cudahy dressed in red and white button down shirt with black jacket. In front of a sailboat on the dock.

Joyworks: The Story of Marquette Electronics and Two Lucky Entrepreneurs

The story of how Michael Cudahy and his friend and partner Warren Cozzens created Marquette Electronics, one of the miracles of modern business.

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$19.95
Limping Through Life: A Farm Boy’s Polio Memoir

Limping Through Life: A Farm Boy’s Polio Memoir

Hardcover: $22.95
248 pages, 48 b/w photos, 5 ½ x 8 ¼
ISBN: 9780870205804

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Picture of Little Hawk and the Lone Wolf: A Memoir

Little Hawk and the Lone Wolf: A Memoir

Hardcover: $22.95
200 pages
ISBN: 9780870206504

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Living a Country Year: Wit and Wisdom from the Good Old Days

Living a Country Year: Wit and Wisdom from the Good Old Days

Paperback: $15.95
172 pages, 5 ½ x 8 ½
ISBN: 978-0-87020-861-4

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Love and Other Letters book cover featuring two black and white photographs of individuals and different handwritten letters

Love and Other Letters

Nancy Oestreich Lurie found a shopping bag filled with letters from her mother's childhood, and they turned out to be historically enlightening and entertaining.

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$14.95
Milwaukee at Mid-Century book coverfeaturing photograph of train and building in background

Milwaukee at Mid-Century: The Photographs of Lyle Oberwise

Lyle Oberwise spent a period of nearly 50 years collecting 43,00 color slides depicting Milwaukee's architecture and people.

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$39.95
Milwaukee: City of Neighborhoods Cover featuring four different groups of Milwaukee folks.

Milwaukee: City of Neighborhoods

Based on the popular series of posters published by the City of Milwaukee in the 1980s, this book features both historical chronicles and contemporary portraits of 37 neighborhoods that emerged before World War II

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$39.99
Modern Jungles book cover featuring bold yellow title and blue, purple, and green trees in background

Modern Jungles: A Hmong Refugee's Childhood Story of Survival

After a difficult and perilous journey that neither of his parents survived, five-year-old Pao Lor reached the safety of Thailand, but the young refugee boy's challenges were only just beginning. Details below.

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Picture of Monster Fire at Minong: Wisconsin’s Five Mile Tower Fire of 1977

Monster Fire at Minong: Wisconsin’s Five Mile Tower Fire of 1977

Paperback: $14.95
192 pages, 40 b/w photos, 3 maps, 6 x 9
ISBN: 9780870204470

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Never Curse the Rain: A Farm Boy’s Reflection on Water

Never Curse the Rain: A Farm Boy’s Reflection on Water

Hardcover: $22.95
160 pages, 5 1/2 x 8
ISBN: 9780870207945

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Picture of Once a Professor: A Memoir of Teaching in Turbulent Times

Once a Professor: A Memoir of Teaching in Turbulent Times

Hardcover: $22.95
256 pages, 39 b&w photos, 5 ½ x 8 ½
ISBN: 978-0-87020-857-7

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Return to Wake Robin Audio Book

Return to Wake Robin | Audiobook

Audiobook: $34.95
5 Disc CD format
ISBN: 9780870206559

Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

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Return to Wake Robin: One Cabin in the Heyday of Northwoods Resorts

Return to Wake Robin: One Cabin in the Heyday of Northwoods Resorts

Return to Wake Robin; One Cabin in the Heyday of Northwoods Resorts
by Marnie O. Mamminga

In a series of evocative remembrances, Mamminga takes readers to Wake Robin, the cabin her grandparents built in 1929 on Big Spider Lake near Hayward—on land adjacent to Moody’s Camp—the cabin five generations of Mamminga’s family have returned to every summer since.

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Picture of Ridge Stories: Herding Hens, Powdering Pigs, and Other Recollections from a Boyhood in the Driftless

Ridge Stories: Herding Hens, Powdering Pigs, and Other Recollections from a Boyhood in the Driftless

Details:
Author: Gary Jones
Paperback
208 pages. 5.5 x 8.5"
ISBN: 9780870209239
Publication Date: Fall 2019
Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

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$20.00

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