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The University of North Carolina Press

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  • Ella Baker and the Black Freedom Movementby Barbara Ransby

    The University of North Carolina Press 2003; US$ 30.00

    One of the most important African American leaders of the twentieth century and perhaps the most influential woman in the civil rights movement, Ella Baker (1903-1986) was an activist whose remarkable career spanned fifty years and touched thousands of lives. A gifted grassroots organizer, Baker shunned the spotlight in favor of vital behind-the-scenes... more...

  • The North Carolina Birding Trailby North Carolina Birding Trail

    The University of North Carolina Press 2008; US$ 19.99

    North Carolina Birding Trail: Piedmont Trail Guide more...

  • Contested Watersby Jeff Wiltse

    The University of North Carolina Press 2007; US$ 21.00

    From nineteenth-century public baths to today's private backyard havens, swimming pools have long been a provocative symbol of American life. In this social and cultural history of swimming pools in the United States, Jeff Wiltse relates how, over the years, pools have served as asylums for the urban poor, leisure resorts for the masses, and private... more...

  • Domingos Álvares, African Healing, and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic Worldby James H. Sweet

    The University of North Carolina Press 2011; US$ 56.50

    Domingos Álvares, African Healing, and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic World more...

  • Lee's Last Retreatby William Marvel

    The University of North Carolina Press 2002; US$ 23.99

    Lee's Last Retreat: The Flight to Appomattox more...

  • Economics in the Long Runby Theodore Rosenof

    The University of North Carolina Press 1997; US$ 29.99

    Economics in the Long Run: New Deal Theorists and Their Legacies, 1933-1993 more...

  • Critical Americansby Leslie Butler

    The University of North Carolina Press 2007; US$ 30.00

    In this intellectual history of American liberalism during the second half of the nineteenth century, Leslie Butler examines a group of nationally prominent and internationally oriented writers who sustained an American tradition of self-consciously progressive and cosmopolitan reform. She addresses how these men established a critical perspective... more...

  • For the Peopleby Ronald P. Formisano

    The University of North Carolina Press 2008; US$ 25.95

    For the People offers a new interpretation of populist political movements from the Revolution to the eve of the Civil War and roots them in the disconnect between the theory of rule by the people and the reality of rule by elected representatives. Ron Formisano seeks to rescue populist movements from the distortions of contemporary opponents as... more...

  • Book of Salsaby César Miguel Rondón

    The University of North Carolina Press 2008; US$ 24.00

    Salsa is one of the most popular types of music listened to and danced to in the United States. Until now, the single comprehensive history of the music--and the industry that grew up around it, including musicians, performances, styles, movements, and production--was available only in Spanish. This lively translation provides for English-reading... more...

  • Southern Culturesby Harry L. Watson; Larry J. Griffin

    The University of North Carolina Press 2008; US$ 30.00

    What does "redneck" mean? What's going to happen to the southern accent? What makes black southerners laugh? What is "real" country music? These are the kinds of questions that pop up in this collection of notable essays from Southern Cultures , the journal of the Center for the Study of the American South at the University of North Carolina at Chapel... more...