Liva Baker

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A frequent contributor to AMERICAN HERITAGE , Liva Baker is the author of “With All Deliberate Speed,” dealing with the Supreme Court desegregation laws (February, 1973), and “The Burning of Chambersburg” during the Civil War (August, 1973). She is just finishing a book about the Seven Sister colleges for Macmillan.

Articles by this Contributor

February 1973

Behind-the-scenes records reveal how the Supreme Court reached its fateful desegregation decisions

June 1975

After the American sailor's ship was captured, he was held a slave in Algeria for 15 years