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Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s

Dust Bowl (25th ed.)

The Southern Plains in the 1930s

CA$17.98

Now, twenty-five years after Dust Bowl helped to define the new field of environmental history,...

Americas: The Changing Face of Latin America and the Caribbean

Americas (3rd ed.)

The Changing Face of Latin America and the Caribbean

Stunning in its sweep, Americas is the most authoritative history available of contemporary Latin...

The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

The Origins of the Urban Crisis

Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

CA$22.74

Once America's "arsenal of democracy," Detroit is now the symbol of the American urban crisis. In...

The Fires of Jubilee: Nat Turner's Fierce Rebellion

The Fires of Jubilee

Nat Turner's Fierce Rebellion

HarperCollins (2009)
CA$11.99

The bloody slave rebellion led by Nat Turner in Virginia in 1831 and the savage reprisals that...

Sleuthing the Alamo: Davy Crockett's Last Stand and Other Mysteries of the Texas Revolution

Sleuthing the Alamo

Davy Crockett's Last Stand and Other Mysteries of the Texas Revolution

CA$17.00

In Sleuthing the Alamo , historian James E. Crisp draws back the curtain on years of mythmaking to...

Elusive Empires: Constructing Colonialism in the Ohio Valley, 1673–1800

Elusive Empires

Constructing Colonialism in the Ohio Valley, 1673–1800

CA$31.54

A fascinating story that offers a striking interpretation of the origins, progress, and effects of...

Outlaw Tales of Oklahoma: True Stories of the Sooner State's Most Infamous Crooks, Culprits, and Cutthroats

Outlaw Tales of Oklahoma (2nd ed.)

True Stories of the Sooner State's Most Infamous Crooks, Culprits, and Cutthroats

TwoDot (2013)
CA$21.31

Massacres, mayhem, and mischief fill the pages of Outlaw Tales of Oklahoma , with compelling...

The Colfax Massacre: The Untold Story of Black Power, White Terror, and the Death of Reconstruction

The Colfax Massacre

The Untold Story of Black Power, White Terror, and the Death of Reconstruction

CA$13.18

Here is the first full-length book to tell the history of the Colfax massacre. Drawing on a huge...

Nine Lives: Death and Life in New Orleans

Nine Lives

Death and Life in New Orleans

BONUS: This edition contains a Nine Lives  discussion guide. Nine Lives is a multivoiced biography...

"Myne Owne Ground": Race and Freedom on Virginia's Eastern Shore, 1640-1676

"Myne Owne Ground"

Race and Freedom on Virginia's Eastern Shore, 1640-1676

CA$32.70

Ever since its publication twenty-five years ago, "Myne Owne Ground" has challenged...