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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
The Papers of Martha Washington
The Papers of Martha Washington
Martha Washington. Edited by Washington Papers Editors
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
Botanical Entanglements
Botanical Entanglements
Women, Natural Science, and the Arts in Eighteenth-Century England
Anna K. Sagal
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, 1787-1814
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
Lame Captains and Left-Handed Admirals
Lame Captains and Left-Handed Admirals
Amputee Officers in Nelson's Navy
Teresa Michals
George Washington's Hair
George Washington's Hair
How Early Americans Remembered the Founders
Keith Beutler
The Cacophony of Politics
The Cacophony of Politics
Northern Democrats and the American Civil War
J. Matthew Gallman
Limited Choices
Limited Choices
Mable Jones, a Black Children's Nurse in a Northern White Household
Emily K. Abel and Margaret K. Nelson. Foreword by Andrea Douglas
Navigating Neutrality
Navigating Neutrality
Early American Governance in the Turbulent Atlantic
Sandra Moats
Against the Map
Against the Map
The Politics of Geography in Eighteenth-Century Britain
Adam Sills
The Topography of Wellness
The Topography of Wellness
How Health and Disease Shaped the American Landscape
Sara Jensen Carr
The Illimitable Freedom of the Human Mind
The Illimitable Freedom of the Human Mind
Thomas Jefferson’s Idea of a University
Andrew J. O’Shaughnessy
Fellow Travelers
Fellow Travelers
How Road Stories Shaped the Idea of the Americas
John Ochoa
Environmental Design
Environmental Design
Architecture, Politics, and Science in Postwar America
Avigail Sachs
The Senate
The Senate
From White Supremacy to Governmental Gridlock
Daniel Wirls
John Clemmer
John Clemmer
A Legacy in Art
Judith H. Bonner, John Ed Bradley and David Clemmer, eds.
The Tao of Strategy
The Tao of Strategy
How Seven Eastern Philosophies Help Solve Twenty-First-Century Business Challenges
L. J. Bourgeois III, Serge Eygenson, and Kanokrat Namasondhi
The Philip Roth We Don't Know
The Philip Roth We Don't Know
Sex, Race, and Autobiography
Jacques Berlinerblau
Fighting Political Gridlock
Fighting Political Gridlock
How States Shape Our Nation and Our Lives
David J. Toscano. Foreword by Senator Mark R. Warner
Almost Hemingway
Almost Hemingway
The Adventures of Negley Farson, Foreign Correspondent
Rex Bowman and Carlos Santos
The Road to Charleston
The Road to Charleston
Nathanael Greene and the American Revolution
John Buchanan
High Courts in Global Perspective
High Courts in Global Perspective
Evidence, Methodologies, and Findings
Edited by Nuno Garoupa, Rebecca D. Gill, and Lydia B. Tiede
Gold and Freedom
Gold and Freedom
The Political Economy of Reconstruction
Nicolas Barreyre. Translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Hope without Optimism
Hope without Optimism
Terry Eagleton
Fake It
Fake It
Fictions of Forgery
Mark Osteen
Slavery by Any Other Name
Slavery by Any Other Name
African Life under Company Rule in Colonial Mozambique
Eric Allina
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