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Liva Baker

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 Liva Baker

After the American sailor's ship was captured, he was held a slave in Algeria for 15 years Read >>
Behind-the-scenes records reveal how the Supreme Court reached its fateful desegregation decisions Read >>

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