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History, Am.: 19th C.



link to catalog page DENNIS, Lessons in Progress

Lessons in Progress

State Universities and Progressivism in the New South, 1880-1920

Author: Michael Dennis
Pub Date: February 2001

How progressivism transformed higher education in the New South by focusing on practical, utilitarian education, creating a vast educational bureaucracy, and making the universities into instruments of the state.   learn more...

link to catalog page PLUMMER, Lincoln's Rail-Splitter

Lincoln's Rail-Splitter

Governor Richard J. Oglesby

Author: Mark A. Plummer
Pub Date: June 2001

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link to catalog page ELIASON, Mormons and Mormonism

Mormons and Mormonism

An Introduction to an American World Religion

Author: Edited by Eric A. Eliason
Pub Date: March 2001

Key essays by leading scholars on the history, foundational ideas and practices, and worldwide expansion of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints   learn more...

link to catalog page HAVIGHURST, Ohio

Ohio

A History

Author: Walter Havighurst
Pub Date: October 2001

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link to catalog page PRESTON, Opera on the Road

Opera on the Road

Traveling Opera Troupes in the United States, 1825-60

Author: Katherine K. Preston
Pub Date: 2001

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link to catalog page RHODEHAMEL,

"Right or Wrong, God Judge Me"

The Writings of John Wilkes Booth

Author: Edited by John Rhodehamel and Louise Taper
Pub Date: 2001

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link to catalog page LONG, The Saints and the Union

The Saints and the Union

Utah Territory during the Civil War

Author: E. B. Long
Pub Date: September 2001

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link to catalog page QUINN, Same-Sex Dynamics among Nineteenth-Century Americans Author: D. Michael Quinn
Pub Date: July 2001

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link to catalog page SCHWENINGER, The Southern Debate over Slavery

The Southern Debate over Slavery

Volume 1: Petitions to Southern Legislatures, 1778-1864

Author: Edited by Loren Schweninger
Pub Date: May 2001

A sampling of the petitions about issues of race and slavery that southerners submitted to their state legislatures between the American Revolution and the Civil War, this volume provides the first general access to a body of primary documents key to an understanding of blacks’ and whites’ experience of the slave society of the Old South.   learn more...

link to catalog page WIGGER, Taking Heaven by Storm

Taking Heaven by Storm

Methodism and the Rise of Popular Christianity in America

Author: John H. Wigger
Pub Date: August 2001

Thorough, readable, and comprehensive, this is the best history of Methodism from the founding of the country into the 1820s   learn more...

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