Illinois



link to catalog page HOLMES, A Hero on Mount St. Helens

A Hero on Mount St. Helens

The Life and Legacy of David A. Johnston

Author: Melanie Holmes
Pub Date: May 2019

A geologist, a volcano, and a historic disaster   learn more...
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link to catalog page METZ, Radicals in the Heartland

Radicals in the Heartland

The 1960s Student Protest Movement at the University of Illinois

Author: Michael V. Metz
Pub Date: April 2019

When change a long time coming arrived on the U. of I. campus   learn more...
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link to catalog page CICERO, Creating the Land of Lincoln

Creating the Land of Lincoln

The History and Constitutions of Illinois, 1778-1870

Author: Frank Cicero Jr.
Pub Date: April 2018

How three constitutions built the modern Prairie State   learn more...
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link to catalog page HUBBARD, Illinois History Author: Edited by Mark Hubbard
Pub Date: June 2018

Fascinating and foundational topics in state history   learn more...
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link to catalog page COX, New Media Futures

New Media Futures

The Rise of Women in the Digital Arts

Author: Edited by Donna J. Cox, Ellen Sandor, and Janine Fron
Pub Date: June 2018

Blazing artistic trails through the digital age   learn more...
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link to catalog page ESPLIN, Return to the City of Joseph

Return to the City of Joseph

Modern Mormonism's Contest for the Soul of Nauvoo

Author: Scott C. Esplin
Pub Date: November 2018

The Midwest's Mormon Mecca and the question of "Whose Nauvoo?"   learn more...
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link to catalog page BOLOTIN, Chicago's Grand Midway

Chicago's Grand Midway

A Walk around the World at the Columbian Exposition

Author: Norman Bolotin with Christine Laing
Pub Date: June 2017

It happened at the World's Fair--roam the magnificent Midway and see for yourself   learn more...
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link to catalog page PECK, Making an Antislavery Nation

Making an Antislavery Nation

Lincoln, Douglas, and the Battle over Freedom

Author: Graham A. Peck
Pub Date: October 2017

How the politics and political stakes surrounding slavery transformed the country   learn more...
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link to catalog page HERNDON, Herndon's Lincoln Author: William H. Herndon and Jesse W. Weik
Pub Date: Cloth: 2006; Paper: August 2016

The foundational Lincoln biography, with essential updates and a wealth of added material   learn more...
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link to catalog page HEINZ, Women, Work, and Worship in Lincoln's Country Author: Edited by Anne M. Heinz and John P. Heinz
Pub Date: March 2016

The intimate and the epic in the lives of four prairie women   learn more...
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