David L. Lightner
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David Lightner was an associate professor at the University of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
David Lightner is a Professor Emeritus from the University of Alberta.He is working on a biography of singer and comedian Winnie Lightner (no relation to him), who was the foremost female star of Warner Brothers pictures in the early 1930s.
- Asylum, Prison, Poorhouse, SIU Press, 1999
- Labor on the Illinois Central Railroad, Arno Press, 1977
- Slavery and the Commerce Power, Yale University Press, 2006
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Asylum, Prison, and Poorhouse: The Writings and Reform Work of Dorothea Dix in Illinois
Release Date: 1999-06-01
Labor on the Illinois Central Railroad, 1852-1900: The Evolution of an Industrial Environment (Dissertations in American Economic History)
Release Date: 1977-04
Slavery and the Commerce Power: How the Struggle Against the Interstate Slave Trade Led to the Civil War
Release Date: 2006-11-16
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