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Mississippi River and Valley. Middle West

  • River We Have Wroughtby John O. Anfinson

    University of Minnesota Press 2003; US$ 57.00

    The River We Have Wrought is a landmark history of the upper Mississippi from early European exploration through the completion of a navigable channel and a system of locks and dams. John Anfinson examines how politics has shaped the landscapes of the Upper Midwest and how taming the Mississippi has affected economic sustainability, river ecology,... more...

  • Rural Wit and Wisdomby Jerry Apps; Steve Apps

    Fulcrum Publishing 2014; US$ 15.95

    A collection of humorous and touching phrases, sayings, and observations that celebrate country life in the midwest. more...

  • The Forgotten Expedition, 1804--1805by Trey Berry; Pam Beasley; Jeanne Clements

    LSU Press 2014; US$ 22.50

    At the same time that he charged Meriwether Lewis and William Clark to explore the great Northwest, President Thomas Jefferson commissioned William Dunbar and George Hunter to make a parallel journey through the southern unmapped regions of the Louisiana Purchase. From October 16, 1804, to January 26, 1805, Dunbar and Hunter, both renowned scientists,... more...

  • It Happened on the Mississippi Riverby James A. Crutchfield

    Globe Pequot Press 2008; US$ 11.99

    Thirty stories from the history of the Mighty Mississippi River from Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico. more...

  • La Salle and His Legacyby Patricia K. Galloway

    University Press of Mississippi 2012; US$ 25.00

    To most people it probably seems that La Salle and his men, permanently fixed in the pantheon of explorers of the North American continent, need little further introduction. The fact is that this whole early period of exploration and colonization by the French in the southeastern United States has received far less scholarly attention than the corresponding... more...

  • Pottery and Chronology at Angelby Sherri Hilgeman

    University of Alabama Press 2000; US$ 34.95

    By analyzing the pottery found at a well-known archaeological site, Hilgeman constructs the long-awaited timeline for the rise and decline of this ancient society. Located near present-day Evansville, Indiana, the Angel site is one of the important archaeological towns associated with prehistoric Mississippian society. More than two million artifacts... more...

  • Mississippi Harmonyby Winson Hudson; Constance Curry; Derrick Bell

    Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 18.00

    The experiences of the rural all-black town of Harmony, Mississippi, as told in the voice of Winson Hudson, an extraordinary woman who led Harmony in its fight for racial equality during the Jim Crow and civil rights eras. more...

  • The Lost Regionby Jon K. Lauck

    University of Iowa Press 2013; US$ 35.00

     The American Midwest is an orphan among regions. In comparison to the South, the far West, and New England, its history has been sadly neglected. To spark more attention to their region, midwestern historians will need to explain the Midwest’s crucial roles in the development of the entire country: it helped spark the American Revolution... more...

  • Townshipsby Michael Martone; Raymond Bial

    University of Iowa Press 1992; US$ 32.95

    Twenty-five of the Midwest's best poets, fiction writers, and essayists combine their talents in a collection of essays that describe the townships of the region. more...

  • Daily Life along the Mississippiby George S. Pabis

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2007; US$ 50.00

    Rich thematic chapters explore the daily lives of Americans living along the Mississippi River, from pre-Columbian times to the present. more...