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Belligerent Muse

Belligerent Muse

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

Stephen Cushman, Gary W. Gallagher

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

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

A Crisis of Community

A Crisis of Community

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

Mary Babson Fuhrer

Defining Duty in the Civil War

Defining Duty in the Civil War

Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front

J. Matthew Gallman

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

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

Final Passages

Final Passages

The Intercolonial Slave Trade of British America, 1619-1807

Gregory E. O'Malley

Freedom's Debt

Freedom's Debt

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

William A. Pettigrew

Guaranteed Pure

Guaranteed Pure

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

Timothy Gloege

A Harmony of the Spirits

A Harmony of the Spirits

Translation and the Language of Community in Early Pennsylvania

Patrick M. Erben

Innocent Weapons

Innocent Weapons

The Soviet and American Politics of Childhood in the Cold War

Margaret Peacock

Ireland in the Virginian Sea

Ireland in the Virginian Sea

Colonialism in the British Atlantic

Audrey Horning

Kennesaw Mountain

Kennesaw Mountain

Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign

Earl J. Hess

Learning from the Wounded

Learning from the Wounded

The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science

Shauna Devine

Light and Air

Light and Air

The Photography of Bayard Wootten

Jerry W. Cotten, Stephen J. Fletcher

Love in the Time of Revolution

Love in the Time of Revolution

Transatlantic Literary Radicalism and Historical Change, 1793-1818

Andrew Cayton

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

Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women

Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women

Race and Beauty in the Twentieth-Century South

Blain Roberts

The Product of Our Souls

The Product of Our Souls

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

David Gilbert

The Red Atlantic

The Red Atlantic

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

Jace Weaver

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

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 Stigma of Surrender

The Stigma of Surrender

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

Brian K. Feltman

Through the Heart of Dixie

Through the Heart of Dixie

Sherman's March and American Memory

Anne Sarah Rubin

Town House

Town House

Architecture and Material Life in the Early American City, 1780-1830

Bernard L. Herman

Traders and Raiders

Traders and Raiders

The Indigenous World of the Colorado Basin, 1540-1859

Natale A. Zappia

The Tuscarora War

The Tuscarora War

Indians, Settlers, and the Fight for the Carolina Colonies

David La Vere

What Is Veiling?

What Is Veiling?

Sahar Amer