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  • The Devil in the White Cityby Erik Larson

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2004; US$ 15.95

    Erik Larson?author of #1 bestseller IN THE GARDEN OF BEASTS?intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and the thrills... more...

  • A Shopkeeper's Millenniumby Paul E. Johnson; Paul E. Johnson

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2004; US$ 17.99

    A quarter-century after its first publication, A Shopkeeper's Millennium remains a landmark work--brilliant both as a new interpretation of the intimate connections among politics, economy, and religion during the Second Great Awakening, and as a surprising portrait of a rapidly growing frontier city. The religious revival that transformed America... more...

  • What Kind of Nationby James F. Simon

    Simon & Schuster 2012; US$ 16.00

    What Kind of Nation is a riveting account of the bitter and protracted struggle between two titans of the early republic over the power of the presidency and the independence of the judiciary. The clash between fellow Virginians (and second cousins) Thomas Jefferson and John Marshall remains the most decisive confrontation between a president and... more...

  • Great Lakes Creolesby Lucy Eldersveld Murphy

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 28.00

    Great Lakes Creoles examines the ways in which old fur trade families experienced and responded to the colonialism of United States expansion. more...

  • Crusade for Justiceby Ida B. Wells; Alfreda M. Duster

    University of Chicago Press 2013; US$ 45.00

    Ida B. Wells (1862-1931) was one of the foremost crusaders against black oppression. This engaging memoir tells of her private life as mother of a growing family as well as her public activities as teacher, lecturer, and journalist in her fight against attitudes and laws oppressing blacks. "No student of black history should overlook Crusade for... more...

  • Empire of the Summer Moonby S. C. Gwynne

    Scribner 2010; US$ 17.00

    In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West, centering on Quanah, the greatest Comanche chief of them all. S. C. Gwynne?s Empire of the Summer Moon spans two astonishing stories. The first traces... more...

  • A Short History of Reconstructionby Eric Foner

    HarperCollins 2015; US$ 12.99

    From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" ( New York Times Book Review ), a newly updated AND abridged edition of the prizewinning classic on the post?Civil War period that shaped modern America In this updated edition of the abridged Reconstruction , Eric Foner redefines how the post-Civil War period was viewed. Reconstruction chronicles... more...

  • Yankee Merchants and the Making of the Urban Westby Jeffrey S. Adler

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 44.00

    How conflict sparked by the debate over the future of slavery remade the urban West. more...

  • Education for Empireby Clif Stratton

    University of California Press 2016; US$ 29.95

    Education for Empire  brings together topics in American history often treated separately: schools, race, immigration, and empire building. During the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, American imperial ambitions abroad expanded as the country's public school system grew. How did this imperialism affect public education? School officials, teachers,... more...

  • Coming of Age in Chicagoby Curtis M. Hinsley; David R. Wilcox; Ira Jacknis; James Snead; Donald McVicker

    UNP - Nebraska 2016; US$ 65.00

    Coming of Age in Chicago explores a watershed moment in American anthropology, when an unprecedented number of historians and anthropologists of all subfields gathered on the 1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition fairgrounds, drawn together by the fair?s focus on indigenous peoples. Participants included people making a living with their research, sporadic... more...