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  • Opposing the Second Corps at Antietamby Marion V. Armstrong

    University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 39.95

    With a tally of more than five thousand killed, twenty thousand wounded, and three thousand missing, the Battle of Antietam made September 17, 1862, the deadliest day of combat in American history. In Opposing the Second Corps at Antietam , Antietam scholar Marion V. Armstrong Jr. completes his magisterial study of Antietam begun in Unfurl Those... more...

  • Other Tudor Princessby Mary McGrigor

    The History Press 2016; US$ 14.57

    The Other Tudor Princess brings to life the story of Margaret Douglas, a shadowy and mysterious character in Tudor history - but who now takes centre stage in this tale of the bitter struggle for power during the reign of Henry VIII. Imprisoned in the Tower on two occasions for her scandalous affairs, she also arranged the marriage of her son, Lord... more...

  • Civil War Alabamaby Christopher Lyle McIlwain; Guy W. Hubbs

    University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 59.95

    Christopher McIlwain? s Civil War Alabama is a landmark book that sheds invigorating new light on the causes, the course, and the outcomes in Alabama of the nation? s greatest drama and trauma. Based on twenty years of exhaustive research that draws on a vast trove of primary sources such as letters, newspapers, and personal journals, Civil War... more...

  • The New Great Gameby Thomas Fingar

    Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    China's rise has elicited envy, admiration, and fear among its neighbors. Although much has been written about this, previous coverage portrays events as determined almost entirely by Beijing. Such accounts minimize or ignore the other side of the equation: namely, what individuals, corporate actors, and governments in other countries do to attract,... more...

  • Undocumented Fearsby Jamie Longazel

    Temple University Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    The Illegal Immigration Relief Act (IIRA), passed in the small Rustbelt city of Hazleton, Pennsylvania in 2006, was a local ordinance that laid out penalties for renting to or hiring undocumented immigrants and declared English the city?s official language. The notorious IIRA gained national prominence and kicked off a parade of local and state-level... more...

  • The Latinos of Asiaby Anthony Ocampo

    Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 22.95

    Is race only about the color of your skin? In The Latinos of Asia , Anthony Christian Ocampo shows that what "color" you are depends largely on your social context. Filipino Americans, for example, helped establish the Asian American movement and are classified by the U.S. Census as Asian. But the legacy of Spanish colonialism in the Philippines... more...

  • The Muslim Question in Europeby Peter O'Brien

    Temple University Press 2016; US$ 32.95

    An estimated twenty million Muslims now reside in Europe, mostly as a result of large-scale postwar immigration. In  The Muslim Question in Europe,  Peter O?Brien challenges the popular notion that the hostilities concerning immigration?which continues to provoke debates about citizenship, headscarves, secularism, and terrorism?are a clash... more...

  • Sparrow and the Hawkby Kyle Longley

    University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 29.95

    Using Costa Rica as a example, Longley carefully examines the development of the successful relationship between a nonindustrialized country and the United States, revealing the complex forces at work in resistance and accommodation.  During World War II and the immediate postwar era, both the United States and Costa Rica experienced dramatic... more...

  • This Torrent of Indiansby Larry E. Ivers

    University of South Carolina Press 2016; US$ 23.99

    The military history and analysis of the lengthy Yamasee War in South Carolina more...

  • "C" Force to Hong Kongby Brereton Greenhous

    Dundurn 2016; US$ 26.99

    The book recounts the formation of the ?C? Force and its departure to Hong Kong where it arrived just three weeks before the Japanese attack. It outlines the course of the battle from December 8, 1941, until the inevitable surrender of the garrison on Christmas Day. more...