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History, Am.: 19th C.



link to catalog page HOLZER, The Lincoln Image

The Lincoln Image

Abraham Lincoln and the Popular Print

Author: Harold Holzer, Gabor S. Boritt, and Mark E . Neely Jr.
Pub Date: 2005

How printmakers chronicled and influenced Lincoln's transfiguration into an American icon   learn more...

link to catalog page KENSCHAFT, Reinventing Marriage

Reinventing Marriage

The Love and Work of Alice Freeman Palmer and George Herbert Palmer

Author: Lori Kenschaft
Pub Date: September 2005

An intimate biography of one of the first American dual-career marriages   learn more...

link to catalog page BARTON, The Soul of Abraham Lincoln Author: William E. Barton
Pub Date: 2005

A wonderfully dispassionate look at Lincoln's religious passions   learn more...

link to catalog page, Young America

Young America

Land, Labor, and the Republican Community

Author: Mark A. Lause
Pub Date: 2005

How working people's republican "free labor" ethos changed the national agenda at a crucial period in U.S. history   learn more...

link to catalog page, All Things Human

All Things Human

Henry Codman Potter and the Social Gospel in the Episcopal Church

Author: Michael Bourgeois
Pub Date: January 2004

First in depth study of the 6th Episcopal Bishop of New York and prominent voice in the Social Gospel movement   learn more...

link to catalog page, Beyond Bondage

Beyond Bondage

Free Women of Color in the Americas

Author: Edited by David Barry Gaspar and Darlene Clark Hine
Pub Date: November 2004

Black women who were not slaves during the era of slavery   learn more...

link to catalog page, Chains of Love

Chains of Love

Slave Couples in Antebellum South Carolina

Author: Emily West
Pub Date: March 2004

An examination of slave marriage during the antebellum period   learn more...

link to catalog page DALEY, Cultural Politics and the Mass Media Author: Patrick J. Daley and Beverly A. James
Pub Date: August 2004

Case studies in Alaskan Native political resistance using the media   learn more...

link to catalog page PLECK, Domestic Tyranny

Domestic Tyranny

The Making of American Social Policy against Family Violence from Colonial Times to the Present

Author: Elizabeth Pleck
Pub Date: March 2004

Chronicling the rise and demise of legal, feminist, and medical campaigns against domestic violence from colonial times to the present   learn more...

link to catalog page, Fanatics and Fire-eaters

Fanatics and Fire-eaters

Newspapers and the Coming of the Civil War

Author: Lorman A. Ratner and Dwight L. Teeter Jr.
Pub Date: September 2004

Tracing the role of America’s newspapers in the country’s descent into civil war   learn more...

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