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Abortion after Roe

Abortion after Roe

Johanna Schoen

Adventurism and Empire

Adventurism and Empire

The Struggle for Mastery in the Louisiana-Florida Borderlands, 1762-1803

David Narrett

The Art of Conversion

The Art of Conversion

Christian Visual Culture in the Kingdom of Kongo

Cécile Fromont

Cattle Colonialism

Cattle Colonialism

An Environmental History of the Conquest of California and Hawai'i

John Ryan Fischer

Civil War Canon

Civil War Canon

Sites of Confederate Memory in South Carolina

Thomas J. Brown

Common Threads

Common Threads

A Cultural History of Clothing in American Catholicism

Sally Dwyer-McNulty

The End of a Global Pox

The End of a Global Pox

America and the Eradication of Smallpox in the Cold War Era

Bob H. Reinhardt

The History and Present State of Virginia

The History and Present State of Virginia

A New Edition with an Introduction by Susan Scott Parrish

Robert Beverley, Susan Scott Parrish

Hotel Life

Hotel Life

The Story of a Place Where Anything Can Happen

Caroline Field Levander, Matthew Pratt Guterl

Jack London

Jack London

A Writer's Fight for a Better America

Cecelia Tichi

James J. Kilpatrick

James J. Kilpatrick

Salesman for Segregation

William P. Hustwit

Liberated Threads

Liberated Threads

Black Women, Style, and the Global Politics of Soul

Tanisha C. Ford

Lincoln's Autocrat

Lincoln's Autocrat

The Life of Edwin Stanton

William Marvel

The Lives of Chang and Eng

The Lives of Chang and Eng

Siam's Twins in Nineteenth-Century America

Joseph Andrew Orser

Making Freedom

Making Freedom

The Underground Railroad and the Politics of Slavery

R. J. M. Blackett

Native American Whalemen and the World

Native American Whalemen and the World

Indigenous Encounters and the Contingency of Race

Nancy Shoemaker

Selling Empire

Selling Empire

India in the Making of Britain and America, 1600-1830

Jonathan Eacott

Showbiz Politics

Showbiz Politics

Hollywood in American Political Life

Kathryn Cramer Brownell

Southern Water, Southern Power

Southern Water, Southern Power

How the Politics of Cheap Energy and Water Scarcity Shaped a Region

Christopher J. Manganiello

Tales from the Haunted South

Tales from the Haunted South

Dark Tourism and Memories of Slavery from the Civil War Era

Tiya Miles

Thomas Nast

Thomas Nast

The Father of Modern Political Cartoons

Fiona Deans Halloran

Two Captains from Carolina

Two Captains from Carolina

Moses Grandy, John Newland Maffitt, and the Coming of the Civil War

Bland Simpson

A Very Mutinous People

A Very Mutinous People

The Struggle for North Carolina, 1660-1713

Noeleen McIlvenna

With a Sword in One Hand and Jomini in the Other

With a Sword in One Hand and Jomini in the Other

The Problem of Military Thought in the Civil War North

Carol Reardon