Southern Gateways

Southern Gateways

Welcome to UNC Press’s selection of books on all things southern. From southern food and music, Native American folktales and colorful nature guides, to books on southern history and architecture, even ghost stories and sea-faring adventures—we hope you’ll find Southern Gateways the place to find wonderful books about our part of the country.

Whether you’re planning supper or a road trip, or just want to read a good ghost story in the hammock or by the fire, these books provide the information and insight, and perhaps, inspiration to go there, do that, read more.


Below you’ll find new releases for Fall and Spring 2018. Click the categories on the left for our full lists in those subject areas.

City of a Million Dreams

City of a Million Dreams

A History of New Orleans at Year 300

Hardcover

Jason Berry

River of Death--The Chickamauga Campaign

River of Death--The Chickamauga Campaign

Volume 1: The Fall of Chattanooga

Hardcover

William Glenn Robertson

The New Vegetarian South

The New Vegetarian South

105 Inspired Dishes for Everyone

Hardcover

Jennifer Brulé

The Lumbee Indians

The Lumbee Indians

An American Struggle

Hardcover

Malinda Maynor Lowery

Southern Snacks

Southern Snacks

77 Recipes for Small Bites with Big Flavors

Hardcover

Perre Coleman Magness

Hiking and Traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway, Revised and Expanded Edition

Hiking and Traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway, Revised and Expanded Edition

The Only Guide You Will Ever Need, Including GPS, Detailed Maps, and More

Paperback

Leonard M. Adkins, J. Richard Wells

The Month of Their Ripening

The Month of Their Ripening

North Carolina Heritage Foods through the Year

Hardcover

Georgann Eubanks

Pie

Pie

a Savor the South® cookbook

Hardcover

Sara Foster

Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas

Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas

A New Guide for Plant Identification and Use in the Coastal Landscape

Paperback

Paul E. Hosier

A Campaign of Giants--The Battle for Petersburg

A Campaign of Giants--The Battle for Petersburg

Volume 1: From the Crossing of the James to the Crater

Hardcover

A. Wilson Greene, Gary W. Gallagher

Blackbeard's Sunken Prize

Blackbeard's Sunken Prize

The 300-Year Voyage of Queen Anne's Revenge

Paperback

Mark U. Wilde-Ramsing, Linda F. Carnes-McNaughton

Distilling the South

Distilling the South

A Guide to Southern Craft Liquors and the People Who Make Them

Hardcover

Kathleen Purvis

Endless Caverns

Endless Caverns

An Underground Journey into the Show Caves of Appalachia

Hardcover

Douglas Reichert Powell

Edna Lewis

Edna Lewis

At the Table with an American Original

Hardcover

Sara B. Franklin

Carolina Catch

Carolina Catch

Cooking North Carolina Fish and Shellfish from Mountains to Coast

Hardcover

Debbie Moose