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Victorian Metafiction
Victorian Metafiction
Tabitha Sparks
Before American History
Before American History
Nationalist Mythmaking and Indigenous Dispossession
Christen Mucher
Looking for Other Worlds
Looking for Other Worlds
Black Feminism and Haitian Fiction
Régine Michelle Jean-Charles
The Weaker Sex in War
The Weaker Sex in War
Gender and Nationalism in Civil War Virginia
Kristen Brill
Buildings of Maryland
Buildings of Maryland
Lisa Pfueller Davidson and Catherine C. Lavoie
Soul Mates of the Lost Generation
Soul Mates of the Lost Generation
The Letters of John Dos Passos and Crystal Ross
Lewis M. Dabney
The Celebrated Elizabeth Smith
The Celebrated Elizabeth Smith
Crafting Genius and Transatlantic Fame in the Romantic Era
Lucia McMahon
Replanting a Slave Society
Replanting a Slave Society
The Sugar and Cotton Revolutions in the Lower Mississippi Valley
Patrick Luck
Orienting Virtue
Orienting Virtue
Civic Identity and Orientalism in Britain’s Global Eighteenth Century
Bethany Williamson
The Poetic Justice
The Poetic Justice
A Memoir
John Charles Thomas
Crusoe’s Footprint
Crusoe’s Footprint
Patrick Chamoiseau. Translated by Jeffrey Landon Allen and Charly Verstraet
The Peaceful Transfer of Power
The Peaceful Transfer of Power
An Oral History of America’s Presidential Transitions
David Marchick. Alexander Tippett. A. J. Wilson
Music and Urban Life in Baroque Germany
Music and Urban Life in Baroque Germany
Tanya Kevorkian
The Travels of Richard Traunter
The Travels of Richard Traunter
Two Journeys through the Native Southeast in 1698 and 1699
Richard Traunter. Edited by Sandra L. Dahlberg
Spanish New Orleans and the Caribbean / La Nueva Orleans y la Caribe españoles
Edited by Alfred E. Lemmon
Spanish New Orleans and the Caribbean / La Nueva Orleans y la Caribe españoles
Edited by Alfred E. Lemmon
Jefferson on Display
Jefferson on Display
Attire, Etiquette, and the Art of Presentation
G. S. Wilson
Young America
Young America
The Transformation of Nationalism before the Civil War
Mark Power Smith
The Papers of Martha Washington
The Papers of Martha Washington
Martha Washington. Edited by Washington Papers Editors
In Search of Justice in Thailand’s Deep South
In Search of Justice in Thailand’s Deep South
Malay Muslim and Thai Buddhist Women’s Narratives
Edited by John Clifford Holt. Compiled by Soraya Jamjuree and translated by Hara Shintaro
Lewis Carroll
Lewis Carroll
Formed by Faith
Charlie Lovett
The Architecture of Suspense
The Architecture of Suspense
The Built World in the Films of Alfred Hitchcock
Christine Madrid French. Foreword by Alan Hess
I Am Alive
I Am Alive
Kettly Mars. Translated by Nathan H. Dize
Strangers in the Archive
Strangers in the Archive
Literary Evidence and London’s East End
Heidi Kaufman
Women Waging War in the American Revolution
Women Waging War in the American Revolution
Edited by Holly A. Mayer
No Ordinary Moment
No Ordinary Moment
Virginia Tech, 150 Years in 150 Images
Aaron D. Purcell. LM Rozema. Anthony Wright de Hernandez. John M. Jackson
Tennessee Williams Annual Review 2022
R. Barton Palmer
Tennessee Williams Annual Review 2022
R. Barton Palmer
Words Made Flesh
Words Made Flesh
Formations of the Postsecular in British Romanticism
Sean Dempsey
Making the Early Modern Metropolis
Making the Early Modern Metropolis
Culture and Power in Pre-Revolutionary Philadelphia
Daniel P. Johnson
Botanical Entanglements
Botanical Entanglements
Women, Natural Science, and the Arts in Eighteenth-Century England
Anna K. Sagal
Precarious Balance
Precarious Balance
Sinhala Buddhism and the Forces of Pluralism
Bardwell L. Smith
Colossal Ambitions
Colossal Ambitions
Confederate Planning for a Post–Civil War World
Adrian Brettle
The Permanent Resident
The Permanent Resident
Excavations and Explorations of George Washington’s Life
Philip Levy
Women in George Washington’s World
Women in George Washington’s World
Edited by Charlene M. Boyer Lewis and George W. Boudreau
Institutional Character
Institutional Character
Collectivity, Individuality, and the Modernist Novel
Robert Higney
Melville’s Other Lives
Melville’s Other Lives
Bodies on Trial in The Piazza Tales
Christopher Sten
Historic Sites in Virginia’s Northern Neck and Essex County, A Guide
Second Edition
Thomas A. Wolf. Edward J. White
Historic Sites in Virginia’s Northern Neck and Essex County, A Guide
Second Edition
Thomas A. Wolf. Edward J. White
The Politics of Corruption
The Politics of Corruption
The Election of 1824 and the Making of Presidents in Jacksonian America
David P. Callahan
Domestic Captivity and the British Subject, 1660–1750
Domestic Captivity and the British Subject, 1660–1750
Catherine Ingrassia
Black Suffrage
Black Suffrage
Lincoln’s Last Goal
Paul D. Escott
The American Revolution and the Habsburg Monarchy
The American Revolution and the Habsburg Monarchy
Jonathan Singerton
Walk the Barrio
Walk the Barrio
The Streets of Twenty-First-Century Transnational Latinx Literature
Cristina Rodriguez
Ten Thousand Voices
Ten Thousand Voices
A History of the University of Virginia Glee Club and Its Times
Timothy Jarrett
Toxic Matters
Toxic Matters
Narrating Italy’s Dioxin
Monica Seger
Digitizing Faulkner
Digitizing Faulkner
Yoknapatawpha in the Twenty-First Century
Edited by Theresa M. Towner
The Epic of Cuba Libre
The Epic of Cuba Libre
The Mambí, Mythopoetics, and Liberation
Éric Morales-Franceschini
The Papers of Francis Bernard
Governor of Colonial Massachusetts, 1760-1769
Francis Bernard. Edited by Colin Nicolson
The Papers of Francis Bernard
Governor of Colonial Massachusetts, 1760-1769
Francis Bernard. Edited by Colin Nicolson
Against Better Judgment
Against Better Judgment
Irrational Action and Literary Invention in the Long Eighteenth Century
Thomas Salem Manganaro
The Correspondence of Thomas Hutchinson
November 1770-June 1772
Thomas Hutchinson
The Correspondence of Thomas Hutchinson
November 1770-June 1772
Thomas Hutchinson
Sustainability and Privilege
Sustainability and Privilege
A Critique of Social Design Practice
Gabriel Arboleda
The Papers of Robert Treat Paine
The Papers of Robert Treat Paine
1787-1814
Robert Treat Paine. Edited by Edward W. Hanson
More Things in Heaven and Earth
More Things in Heaven and Earth
Shakespeare, Theology, and the Interplay of Texts
Paul S. Fiddes
Strange Brethren
Strange Brethren
Refugees, Religious Bonds, and Reformation in Frankfurt, 1554–1608
Maximilian Miguel Scholz
The Princess of Albemarle
The Princess of Albemarle
Amélie Rives, Author and Celebrity at the Fin de Siècle
Jane Turner Censer
Spain and the American Revolution
Spain and the American Revolution
New Approaches and Perspectives
Edited by Gabriel Paquette and Gonzalo M. Quintero Saravia
Voices from Beyond
Voices from Beyond
Physiology, Sentience, and the Uncanny in Eighteenth-Century French Literature
Scott M. Sanders
Divided by the Word
Divided by the Word
Colonial Encounters and the Remaking of Zulu and Xhosa Identities
Jochen S. Arndt
From Independence to the U.S. Constitution
From Independence to the U.S. Constitution
Reconsidering the Critical Period of American History
Edited by Douglas Bradburn and Christopher R. Pearl
The Sun of Jesús del Monte
The Sun of Jesús del Monte
A Cuban Antislavery Novel
Andrés Avelino de Orihuela. Translated and edited by David Luis-Brown
War Diaries
War Diaries
Design after the Destruction of Art and Architecture
Edited by Elisa Dainese. Edited by Aleksandar Staničić
Masters of Tonewood
Masters of Tonewood
The Hidden Art of Fine Stringed-Instrument Making
Jeffrey Greene
The Price of Slavery
The Price of Slavery
Capitalism and Revolution in the Caribbean
Nick Nesbitt
Unsettling Nature
Unsettling Nature
Ecology, Phenomenology, and the Settler Colonial Imagination
Taylor Eggan
Female Genius
Female Genius
Eliza Harriot and George Washington at the Dawn of the Constitution
Mary Sarah Bilder
Sex and Sects
Sex and Sects
The Story of Mormon Polygamy, Shaker Celibacy, and Oneida Complex Marriage
Stewart Davenport
Rum Histories
Rum Histories
Drinking in Atlantic Literature and Culture
Jennifer Poulos Nesbitt
Boomalli Prints and Paper
Boomalli Prints and Paper
Making Space as an Art Collective
Douglas Fordham
The Science of Fly-Fishing
The Science of Fly-Fishing
Stanley Ulanski
Cyclical City
Cyclical City
Five Stories of Urban Transformation
Jill Desimini
The Mambi-Land, or Adventures of a Herald Correspondent in Cuba
The Mambi-Land, or Adventures of a Herald Correspondent in Cuba
A Critical Edition
James J. O'Kelly. Edited by Jennifer Brittan
In the True Blue's Wake
In the True Blue's Wake
Slavery and Freedom among the Families of Smithfield Plantation
Daniel B. Thorp
A Deserving Brother
A Deserving Brother
George Washington and Freemasonry
Mark A. Tabbert
Lifting Every Voice
Lifting Every Voice
My Journey from Segregated Roanoke to the Corridors of Power
William B. Robertson. With Becky Hatcher Crabtree. Foreword by Linwood Holton
Tort Law and the Construction of Change
Tort Law and the Construction of Change
Studies in the Inevitability of History
Kenneth S. Abraham and G. Edward White
The Papers of George Washington
28 October–31 December 1780
George Washington. Edited by William M. Ferraro
The Papers of George Washington
28 October–31 December 1780
George Washington. Edited by William M. Ferraro
The False Cause
The False Cause
Fraud, Fabrication, and White Supremacy in Confederate Memory
Adam H. Domby
Best New Poets 2021
Best New Poets 2021
50 Poems from Emerging Writers
Edited by Kaveh Akbar and Jeb Livingood
Haitian Revolutionary Fictions
Haitian Revolutionary Fictions
An Anthology
Edited and with translations by Marlene L. Daut, Grégory Pierrot, and Marion C. Rohrleitner
What We Value
What We Value
Public Health, Social Justice, and Educating for Democracy
Lynn Pasquerella
Fully Alive
Fully Alive
The Apocalyptic Humanism of Karl Barth
Stanley Hauerwas
Beyond the Moulin Rouge
Beyond the Moulin Rouge
The Life and Legacy of La Goulue
Will Visconti
Kindred Spirits
Kindred Spirits
Chinua Achebe and Toni Morrison
Christopher N. Okonkwo
Uncommon Sense
Uncommon Sense
Jeremy Bentham, Queer Aesthetics, and the Politics of Taste
Carrie D. Shanafelt
Models and World Making
Models and World Making
Bodies, Buildings, Black Boxes
Annabel Jane Wharton
Irrititja Kuwarri Tjungu (Past and Present Together)
Irrititja Kuwarri Tjungu (Past and Present Together)
Fifty Years of Papunya Tula Artists
Edited by Fred Myers and Henry Skerritt
Fashioning the New England Family
Fashioning the New England Family
Kimberly S. Alexander
The Selected Papers of John Jay
1799–1829
John Jay. Edited by Elizabeth M. Nuxoll
The Selected Papers of John Jay
1799–1829
John Jay. Edited by Elizabeth M. Nuxoll
Averting Doomsday
Averting Doomsday
Arms Control during the Nixon Presidency
Patrick J. Garrity and Erin R. Mahan
Preserving the White Man's Republic
Preserving the White Man's Republic
Jacksonian Democracy, Race, and the Transformation of American Conservatism
Joshua A. Lynn
My Work among the Freedmen
My Work among the Freedmen
The Civil War and Reconstruction Letters of Harriet M. Buss
Harriet M. Buss. Edited by Jonathan W. White and Lydia J. Davis
The Trials of Rasmea Odeh
The Trials of Rasmea Odeh
How a Palestinian Guerrilla Gained and Lost U.S. Citizenship
Steven Lubet
Fictions of Whiteness
Fictions of Whiteness
Imagining the Planter Caste in the French Caribbean Novel
Maeve McCusker
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