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History, Am.: 20th C.



link to catalog page SCOTT, Blues Empress in Black Chattanooga

Blues Empress in Black Chattanooga

Bessie Smith and the Emerging Urban South

Author: Michelle R. Scott
Pub Date: August 2008

The cultural and industrial reconstruction of the South, explored through a major figure in early black music   learn more...

link to catalog page MCANDREWS, The Era of Education

The Era of Education

The Presidents and the Schools, 1965-2001

Author: Lawrence J. McAndrews
Pub Date: Cloth: 2006; Paper: 2008

The first comprehensive study of the politics and policies of public and nonpublic school aid and desegregation at the end of the twentieth century   learn more...

link to catalog page EPHRAIM, Escape to Manila

Escape to Manila

From Nazi Tyranny to Japanese Terror

Author: Frank Ephraim
Pub Date: Cloth: 2003; Paper: 2008

A harrowing account of Jewish refugees in the Philippines   learn more...

link to catalog page WELKY, Everything Was Better in America

Everything Was Better in America

Print Culture in the Great Depression

Author: David Welky
Pub Date: May 2008

American mass culture's conservative response to the Great Depression and the coming of World War II   learn more...

link to catalog page UNDERWOOD, From Yahweh to Yahoo!

From Yahweh to Yahoo!

The Religious Roots of the Secular Press

Author: Doug Underwood
Pub Date: 2008

A comprehensive historical examination of the relationship between the journalistic and religious traditions in the United States   learn more...

link to catalog page ZACHER, The Scripps Newspapers Go to War, 1914-18 Author: Dale E. Zacher
Pub Date: July 2008

A telling look at the inner workings of one of the nation's most dominant news outlets during wartime   learn more...

link to catalog page FREEMAN, Sex Goes to School

Sex Goes to School

Girls and Sex Education before the 1960s

Author: Susan K. Freeman
Pub Date: July 2008

An informed perspective on sex education in the 1940s and 1950s   learn more...

link to catalog page MCNALLY, When Frankie Went to Hollywood

When Frankie Went to Hollywood

Frank Sinatra and American Male Identity

Author: Karen McNally
Pub Date: April 2008

Illuminating the cinematic career of a male pop icon   learn more...

link to catalog page SALVATORE, Faith and the Historian

Faith and the Historian

Catholic Perspectives

Author: Edited by Nick Salvatore
Pub Date: February 2007

Catholicism’s impact on the lives and work of professional historians.   learn more...

link to catalog page AUSTIN, From Concentration Camp to Campus

From Concentration Camp to Campus

Japanese American Students and World War II

Author: Allan W. Austin
Pub Date: Cloth: 2004; Paper: 2007

Exploring racism and multiculturalism in WWII-era Japanese American student resettlement   learn more...

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