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After Aquarius Dawned

After Aquarius Dawned

How the Revolutions of the Sixties Became the Popular Culture of the Seventies

Judy Kutulas

All the Agents and Saints

All the Agents and Saints

Dispatches from the U.S. Borderlands

Stephanie Elizondo Griest

American Child Bride

American Child Bride

A History of Minors and Marriage in the United States

Nicholas L. Syrett

American Civil Wars

American Civil Wars

The United States, Latin America, Europe, and the Crisis of the 1860s

Don H. Doyle

American Studies Encounters the Middle East

American Studies Encounters the Middle East

Alex Lubin, Marwan M. Kraidy

Apostle of Union

Apostle of Union

A Political Biography of Edward Everett

Matthew Mason

Atlantic Bonds

Atlantic Bonds

A Nineteenth-Century Odyssey from America to Africa

Lisa A. Lindsay

Belligerent Muse

Belligerent Muse

Five Northern Writers and How They Shaped Our Understanding of the Civil War

Stephen Cushman, Gary W. Gallagher

Black for a Day

Black for a Day

White Fantasies of Race and Empathy

Alisha Gaines

Blue Texas

Blue Texas

The Making of a Multiracial Democratic Coalition in the Civil Rights Era

Max Krochmal

The Bohemian South

The Bohemian South

Creating Countercultures, from Poe to Punk

Shawn Chandler Bingham, Lindsey A. Freeman

Boss Lady

Boss Lady

How Three Women Entrepreneurs Built Successful Big Businesses in the Mid-Twentieth Century

Edith Sparks

Braxton Bragg

Braxton Bragg

The Most Hated Man of the Confederacy

Earl J. Hess

Break Beats in the Bronx

Break Beats in the Bronx

Rediscovering Hip-Hop's Early Years

Joseph C. Ewoodzie Jr.

Building a Latino Civil Rights Movement

Building a Latino Civil Rights Movement

Puerto Ricans, African Americans, and the Pursuit of Racial Justice in New York City

Sonia Song-Ha Lee

The Burden of White Supremacy

The Burden of White Supremacy

Containing Asian Migration in the British Empire and the United States

David C. Atkinson

Captive Nation

Captive Nation

Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era

Dan Berger

Chained in Silence

Chained in Silence

Black Women and Convict Labor in the New South

Talitha L. LeFlouria

Cherokee Stories of the Turtle Island Liars’ Club

Cherokee Stories of the Turtle Island Liars’ Club

Christopher B. Teuton, America Meredith

Children of Reunion

Children of Reunion

Vietnamese Adoptions and the Politics of Family Migrations

Allison Varzally

City in a Garden

City in a Garden

Environmental Transformations and Racial Justice in Twentieth-Century Austin, Texas

Andrew M. Busch

City of Inmates

City of Inmates

Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965

Kelly Lytle Hernández

Civil Rights, Culture Wars

Civil Rights, Culture Wars

The Fight over a Mississippi Textbook

Charles W. Eagles

Colored Travelers

Colored Travelers

Mobility and the Fight for Citizenship before the Civil War

Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor

Congo Love Song

Congo Love Song

African American Culture and the Crisis of the Colonial State

Ira Dworkin

Contracultura

Contracultura

Alternative Arts and Social Transformation in Authoritarian Brazil

Christopher Dunn

Country Soul

Country Soul

Making Music and Making Race in the American South

Charles L. Hughes

A Crisis of Community

A Crisis of Community

The Trials and Transformation of a New England Town, 1815-1848

Mary Babson Fuhrer

Curating America

Curating America

Journeys through Storyscapes of the American Past

Richard Rabinowitz, Richard T. Hoyen

Dangerous Grounds

Dangerous Grounds

Antiwar Coffeehouses and Military Dissent in the Vietnam Era

David L. Parsons

Darkness Falls on the Land of Light

Darkness Falls on the Land of Light

Experiencing Religious Awakenings in Eighteenth-Century New England

Douglas L. Winiarski

Defiant Braceros

Defiant Braceros

How Migrant Workers Fought for Racial, Sexual, and Political Freedom

Mireya Loza

Defining Duty in the Civil War

Defining Duty in the Civil War

Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front

J. Matthew Gallman

Depression Folk

Depression Folk

Grassroots Music and Left-Wing Politics in 1930s America

Ronald D. Cohen

Discovering the South

Discovering the South

One Man's Travels through a Changing America in the 1930s

Jennifer Ritterhouse

Dixie Highway

Dixie Highway

Road Building and the Making of the Modern South, 1900-1930

Tammy Ingram

Dress Casual

Dress Casual

How College Students Redefined American Style

Deirdre Clemente

Ducktown Smoke

Ducktown Smoke

The Fight over One of the South's Greatest Environmental Disasters

Duncan Maysilles

The Dying City

The Dying City

Postwar New York and the Ideology of Fear

Brian L. Tochterman

Eating Puerto Rico

Eating Puerto Rico

A History of Food, Culture, and Identity

Cruz Miguel Ortíz Cuadra

The Edible South

The Edible South

The Power of Food and the Making of an American Region

Marcie Cohen Ferris

Empowering Revolution

Empowering Revolution

America, Poland, and the End of the Cold War

Gregory F. Domber

The End of Days

The End of Days

African American Religion and Politics in the Age of Emancipation

Matthew Harper

Family of Earth

Family of Earth

A Southern Mountain Childhood

Wilma Dykeman, Robert Morgan

A Field Guide to Antietam

A Field Guide to Antietam

Experiencing the Battlefield through Its History, Places, and People

Carol Reardon, Tom Vossler

A Field Guide to Gettysburg

A Field Guide to Gettysburg

Experiencing the Battlefield through Its History, Places, and People

Carol Reardon, Tom Vossler

Final Passages

Final Passages

The Intercolonial Slave Trade of British America, 1619-1807

Gregory E. O'Malley

For God, King, and People

For God, King, and People

Forging Commonwealth Bonds in Renaissance Virginia

Alexander B. Haskell

Freedom's Debt

Freedom's Debt

The Royal African Company and the Politics of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1672-1752

William A. Pettigrew

From Goodwill to Grunge

From Goodwill to Grunge

A History of Secondhand Styles and Alternative Economies

Jennifer Le Zotte

From Reconciliation to Revolution

From Reconciliation to Revolution

The Student Interracial Ministry, Liberal Christianity, and the Civil Rights Movement

David P. Cline

Game Changers

Game Changers

Dean Smith, Charlie Scott, and the Era That Transformed a Southern College Town

Art Chansky

Gathering to Save a Nation

Gathering to Save a Nation

Lincoln and the Union's War Governors

Stephen D. Engle

Gertrude Weil

Gertrude Weil

Jewish Progressive in the New South

Leonard Rogoff

Guaranteed Pure

Guaranteed Pure

The Moody Bible Institute, Business, and the Making of Modern Evangelicalism

Timothy Gloege

Hard Work Is Not Enough

Hard Work Is Not Enough

Gender and Racial Inequality in an Urban Workspace

Katrinell M. Davis

Hard Work Is Not Enough

Hard Work Is Not Enough

Gender and Racial Inequality in an Urban Workspace

Katrinell M. Davis

A Harmony of the Spirits

A Harmony of the Spirits

Translation and the Language of Community in Early Pennsylvania

Patrick M. Erben

Innocent Experiments

Innocent Experiments

Childhood and the Culture of Popular Science in the United States

Rebecca Onion

Innocent Weapons

Innocent Weapons

The Soviet and American Politics of Childhood in the Cold War

Margaret Peacock

Intimations of Modernity

Intimations of Modernity

Civil Culture in Nineteenth-Century Cuba

Louis A. Pérez Jr.

Ireland in the Virginian Sea

Ireland in the Virginian Sea

Colonialism in the British Atlantic

Audrey Horning

Isles of Noise

Isles of Noise

Sonic Media in the Caribbean

Alejandra Bronfman

Julius Chambers

Julius Chambers

A Life in the Legal Struggle for Civil Rights

Richard A. Rosen, Joseph Mosnier

Kennesaw Mountain

Kennesaw Mountain

Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign

Earl J. Hess

Labor Under Fire

Labor Under Fire

A History of the AFL-CIO since 1979

Timothy J. Minchin

The Land Was Ours

The Land Was Ours

How Black Beaches Became White Wealth in the Coastal South

Andrew W. Kahrl

Latino City

Latino City

Immigration and Urban Crisis in Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1945–2000

Llana Barber

Learning from the Wounded

Learning from the Wounded

The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science

Shauna Devine

The Life and Times of General Andrew Pickens

The Life and Times of General Andrew Pickens

Revolutionary War Hero, American Founder

Rod Andrew Jr.

Light and Air

Light and Air

The Photography of Bayard Wootten

Jerry W. Cotten, Stephen J. Fletcher

Live and Let Live

Live and Let Live

Diversity, Conflict, and Community in an Integrated Neighborhood

Evelyn M. Perry

The Lives in Objects

The Lives in Objects

Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast

Jessica Yirush Stern

Love in the Time of Revolution

Love in the Time of Revolution

Transatlantic Literary Radicalism and Historical Change, 1793-1818

Andrew Cayton

Lovie

Lovie

The Story of a Southern Midwife and an Unlikely Friendship

Lisa Yarger

A Luminous Brotherhood

A Luminous Brotherhood

Afro-Creole Spiritualism in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans

Emily Suzanne Clark

Madhouse

Madhouse

Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History

Jennifer L. Lambe

Making Black Los Angeles

Making Black Los Angeles

Class, Gender, and Community, 1850-1917

Marne L. Campbell

Making Gullah

Making Gullah

A History of Sapelo Islanders, Race, and the American Imagination

Melissa L. Cooper

Midnight in America

Midnight in America

Darkness, Sleep, and Dreams during the Civil War

Jonathan W. White

Moderates

Moderates

The Vital Center of American Politics, from the Founding to Today

David S. Brown

Monuments to Absence

Monuments to Absence

Cherokee Removal and the Contest over Southern Memory

Andrew Denson

A More Civil War

A More Civil War

How the Union Waged a Just War

D. H. Dilbeck

Muslim American Women on Campus

Muslim American Women on Campus

Undergraduate Social Life and Identity

Shabana Mir

Muslim, Trader, Nomad, Spy

Muslim, Trader, Nomad, Spy

China's Cold War and the People of the Tibetan Borderlands

Sulmaan Wasif Khan

The Myth of Seneca Falls

The Myth of Seneca Falls

Memory and the Women's Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898

Lisa Tetrault

New Netherland Connections

New Netherland Connections

Intimate Networks and Atlantic Ties in Seventeenth-Century America

Susanah Shaw Romney

No More Work

No More Work

Why Full Employment Is a Bad Idea

James Livingston

No Right to Be Idle

No Right to Be Idle

The Invention of Disability, 1840s–1930s

Sarah F. Rose

Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women

Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women

Race and Beauty in the Twentieth-Century South

Blain Roberts

The President's Kitchen Cabinet

The President's Kitchen Cabinet

The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas

Adrian Miller

Pressed for All Time

Pressed for All Time

Producing the Great Jazz Albums from Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday to Miles Davis and Diana Krall

Michael Jarrett

The Product of Our Souls

The Product of Our Souls

Ragtime, Race, and the Birth of the Manhattan Musical Marketplace

David Gilbert

Prompt and Utter Destruction, Third Edition

Prompt and Utter Destruction, Third Edition

Truman and the Use of Atomic Bombs against Japan

J. Samuel Walker

Psychedelic Chile

Psychedelic Chile

Youth, Counterculture, and Politics on the Road to Socialism and Dictatorship

Patrick Barr-Melej

Recaptured Africans

Recaptured Africans

Surviving Slave Ships, Detention, and Dislocation in the Final Years of the Slave Trade

Sharla M. Fett

The Red Atlantic

The Red Atlantic

American Indigenes and the Making of the Modern World, 1000-1927

Jace Weaver

The Religion of Chiropractic

The Religion of Chiropractic

Populist Healing from the American Heartland

Holly Folk

Remembering the Civil War

Remembering the Civil War

Reunion and the Limits of Reconciliation

Caroline E. Janney

Remembering the Modoc War

Remembering the Modoc War

Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence

Boyd Cothran

Reparation and Reconciliation

Reparation and Reconciliation

The Rise and Fall of Integrated Higher Education

Christi M. Smith

Reproduction and Its Discontents in Mexico

Reproduction and Its Discontents in Mexico

Childbirth and Contraception from 1750 to 1905

Nora E. Jaffary

The Resilience of Southern Identity

The Resilience of Southern Identity

Why the South Still Matters in the Minds of Its People

Christopher A. Cooper, H. Gibbs Knotts

The Rise of the Arab American Left

The Rise of the Arab American Left

Activists, Allies, and Their Fight against Imperialism and Racism, 1960s–1980s

Pamela E. Pennock

The Road to Madness

The Road to Madness

How the 1973-1974 Season Transformed College Basketball

J. Samuel Walker, Randy Roberts

The Second Line of Defense

The Second Line of Defense

American Women and World War I

Lynn Dumenil

Sex and the Civil War

Sex and the Civil War

Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality

Judith Giesberg

Sharing This Walk

Sharing This Walk

An Ethnography of Prison Life and the PCC in Brazil

Karina Biondi, John F. Collins

Silk Stockings and Socialism

Silk Stockings and Socialism

Philadelphia's Radical Hosiery Workers from the Jazz Age to the New Deal

Sharon McConnell-Sidorick

The Sino-Soviet Alliance

The Sino-Soviet Alliance

An International History

Austin Jersild

Soul Food

Soul Food

The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time

Adrian Miller

The Sound of Navajo Country

The Sound of Navajo Country

Music, Language, and Diné Belonging

Kristina M. Jacobsen

The South in Color

The South in Color

A Visual Journal

William Ferris, Tom Rankin

The Stigma of Surrender

The Stigma of Surrender

German Prisoners, British Captors, and Manhood in the Great War and Beyond

Brian K. Feltman

Stories of Civil War in El Salvador

Stories of Civil War in El Salvador

A Battle over Memory

Erik Ching

The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy

The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy

Mikhail Gorbachev and the Collapse of the USSR

Chris Miller

Surrogate Suburbs

Surrogate Suburbs

Black Upward Mobility and Neighborhood Change in Cleveland, 1900–1980

Todd M. Michney

Talking Guitar

Talking Guitar

Conversations with Musicians Who Shaped Twentieth-Century American Music

Jas Obrecht

Theater of a Separate War

Theater of a Separate War

The Civil War West of the Mississippi River, 1861–1865

Thomas W. Cutrer