History

Encyclopedia of the American Indian in the Twentieth Century

By Alexander EwenJeffrey Wollock

The Encyclopedia of the American Indian in the Twentieth Century provides a comprehensive overview of this dramatic process through profiles of key individuals, organizations, government policies, and events that have defined Native history since 1900.

Secret Wars and Secret Policies in the Americas, 1842-1929

By Friedrich E. Schuler

The intrigue and subterfuge revealed in this revisionist study add a fascinating new dimension to our understanding of transpacific and transatlantic politics following World War I.

Enchantment and Exploitation

The Life and Hard Times of a New Mexico Mountain Range
Revised and Expanded Edition
By William deBuys

Now, more than thirty years later, this revised and expanded edition provides a long-awaited assessment of the quality of the journey that New Mexican society has traveled in that time—and continues to travel.

Linking the Histories of Slavery

North America and Its Borderlands
Edited by Bonnie MartinJames F. Brooks

This volume has brought together scholars from anthropology, history, psychology, and ethnic studies to share their original research into the lesser-known stories of slavery in North America and reveal surprising parallels among slave cultures across the continent.

Beyond Geopolitics

New Histories of Latin America at the League of Nations
Edited by Alan McPhersonYannick Wehrli

Using research in frequently overlooked collections, Beyond Geopolitics makes groundbreaking contributions to the study of Latin American international relations, the history of the League of Nations, and the broader story of cooperation across borders.

From Shipmates to Soldiers

Emerging Black Identities in the Río de la Plata
By Alex Borucki

This book analyzes the lives of Africans and their descendants in Montevideo and Buenos Aires from the late colonial era to the first decades of independence.

Just South of Zion

The Mormons in Mexico and Its Borderlands
Edited by Jason H. DormadyJared M. Tamez

Just South of Zion assembles new scholarship on the first century of Mormon history in Mexico, from 1847 to 1947.

Brazil through French Eyes

A Nineteenth-Century Artist in the Tropics
By Ana Lucia Araujo

In this book historian Ana Lucia Araujo examines Biard’s Brazil with special attention to what she calls his “tropical romanticism”: a vision of the country with an emphasis on the exotic.

Moonshots and Snapshots of Project Apollo

A Rare Photographic History
By John BisneyJ. L. Pickering

Beginning in 1967, Moonshots and Snapshots of Project Apollo chronicles the program’s twelve missions and its two follow-ons, Skylab and the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.

The Quotable Amelia Earhart

Edited by Michele Wehrwein Albion

This definitive resource provides a concise, documented collection of Earhart’s quotations so that her words, as well as her achievements, may inspire a new generation.

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