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<span style="" >Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery</span>
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Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery

The Other Thirteenth Amendment and the Struggle to Save the Union

By Daniel W. Crofts

Redefining Lincoln's presidency--and his role as The Great Emancipator Learn More »

<span style="" >Modern Manhood and the Boy Scouts of America</span>
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Modern Manhood and the Boy Scouts of America

Citizenship, Race, and the Environment, 1910-1930

By Benjamin René Jordan

The Boy Scouts as builders of American men Learn More »

<span style="" >Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution</span>
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Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution

Caroline Cox

The kids who helped win American independence Learn More »

<span style="" >The California Current</span>
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The California Current

A Pacific Ecosystem and Its Fliers, Divers, and Swimmers

By Stan Ulanski

Whales, sea turtles, seals, giant fish, soaring seabirds--and the history and science of discovery Learn More »

<span style="" >A Chance for Change</span>
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A Chance for Change

Head Start and Mississippi's Black Freedom Struggle

By Crystal R. Sanders

Preschool teachers challenging the status quo in 1960s Mississippi -- and the backlash Learn More »

<span style="" >Building the British Atlantic World</span>
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Building the British Atlantic World

Spaces, Places, and Material Culture, 1600-1850

Edited By Daniel Maudlin and Bernard L. Herman

The architecture of Atlantic history Learn More »

<span style="" >Nathaniel Bowditch and the Power of Numbers</span>
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Nathaniel Bowditch and the Power of Numbers

How a Nineteenth-Century Man of Business, Science, and the Sea Changed American Life

By Tamara Plakins Thornton

A fascinating life -- and the surprising connections between quantitative science and capitalist enterprise Learn More »

<span style="" >Rightlessness</span>
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Testimony and Redress in U.S. Prison Camps since World War II

By A. Naomi Paik

Powerful testimonies from those denied the fundamental right to even have rights Learn More »

<span style="" >NC 12</span>
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NC 12

Gateway to the Outer Banks

By Dawson Carr

A cultural history of the spine of the Outer Banks Learn More »

<span style="" >Securing Sex</span>
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Securing Sex

Morality and Repression in the Making of Cold War Brazil

By Benjamin A. Cowan

Brazil's Cold Warriors and their moral panic Learn More »

<span style="" >The Logic of Compromise in Mexico</span>
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The Logic of Compromise in Mexico

How the Countryside Was Key to the Emergence of Authoritarianism

By Gladys I. McCormick

Mexico's countryside, a lab for PRI dominance in the twentieth century Learn More »

<span style="" >America Is the Prison</span>
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America Is the Prison

Arts and Politics in Prison in the 1970s

By Lee Bernstein

An eye-opening account of the prison art renaissance

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<span style="" >The Terms of Order</span>
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The Terms of Order

Political Science and the Myth of Leadership

Cedric J. Robinson

A classic text by a monumental scholar Learn More »

<span style="" >Dollar Diplomacy by Force</span>
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Dollar Diplomacy by Force

Nation-Building and Resistance in the Dominican Republic

By Ellen D. Tillman

Examines the development of this vital tool of U.S. foreign policy Learn More »

<span style="" >Finding Your Roots, Season 2</span>
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Finding Your Roots, Season 2

The Official Companion to the PBS Series

By Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Featuring Jessica Alba, Stephen King, Anna Deveare Smith, Derek Jeter, and more Learn More »

<span style="" >A Place Called Appomattox</span>
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A Place Called Appomattox

Community at the Crossroads of History

By William Marvel

The story of the Civil War told through the history of one of the conflict's most famous sites

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<span style="" >By the Bedside of the Patient</span>
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By the Bedside of the Patient

Lessons for the Twenty-First-Century Physician

By Nortin M. Hadler, M.D.

Lessons for doctors at all levels of medical education Learn More »

<span style="" >Bonds of Union</span>
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Bonds of Union

Religion, Race, and Politics in a Civil War Borderland

By Bridget Ford

Shared borderlands culture underlying a sturdy-enough union Learn More »

<span style="" >Chained in Silence</span>
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Chained in Silence

Black Women and Convict Labor in the New South

By Talitha L. LeFlouria

The first history of black, working-class incarcerated women in the post–

Civil War South Learn More »

<span style="" >Captive Nation</span>
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Captive Nation

Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era

By Dan Berger

The dramatic history of activist prisoners' courtroom and prison-yard provocations

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