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History, Am.: 19th C.



link to catalog page, Locomotive to Aeromotive

Locomotive to Aeromotive

Octave Chanute and the Transportation Revolution

Author: Simine Short
Pub Date: Cloth: 2011; Paper: August 2014

The first in-depth look at an influential engineer and aviation pioneer   learn more...

link to catalog page, Sex, Sickness, and Slavery

Sex, Sickness, and Slavery

Illness in the Antebellum South

Author: Marli F. Weiner
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: September 2014

How white Southern doctors used science to defend slavery   learn more...

link to catalog page REMBIS, Defining Deviance

Defining Deviance

Sex, Science, and Delinquent Girls, 1890-1960

Author: Michael A. Rembis
Pub Date: Cloth: 2011; Paper: February 2013

A historical study of the treatment of troubled girls, often perceived as threats to the American race   learn more...

link to catalog page, A Foreign Kingdom

A Foreign Kingdom

Mormons and Polygamy in American Political Culture, 1852-1890

Author: Christine Talbot
Pub Date: December 2013

The vexing nineteenth-century debate over Mormonism, polygamy, and what it means to be American   learn more...

link to catalog page, Gendered Resistance

Gendered Resistance

Women, Slavery, and the Legacy of Margaret Garner

Author: Edited by Mary E. Frederickson and Delores M. Walters
Pub Date: November 2013

Global and transhistorical perspectives on women's resistance to slavery   learn more...

link to catalog page, Lynching Beyond Dixie

Lynching Beyond Dixie

American Mob Violence Outside the South

Author: Edited by Michael J. Pfeifer
Pub Date: March 2013

Lynching as a national phenomenon   learn more...

link to catalog page, Novel Bondage

Novel Bondage

Slavery, Marriage, and Freedom in Nineteenth-Century America

Author: Tess Chakkalakal
Pub Date: Cloth: 2011; Paper: May 2013

Reworking classic literary texts to explore the unconventional union of slave-marriage   learn more...

link to catalog page, Race and Radicalism in the Union Army Author: Mark A. Lause
Pub Date: Cloth: 2009; Paper: February 2013

The untold story of the common efforts of whites, blacks, and Indians on the Civil War's western front   learn more...

link to catalog page SHELL, Wampum and the Origins of American Money Author: Marc Shell
Pub Date: October 2013

A thoughtful exploration of the meanings and metaphors of American money   learn more...

link to catalog page ALEXANDER, African or American?

African or American?

Black Identity and Political Activism in New York City, 1784-1861

Author: Leslie M. Alexander
Pub Date: Cloth: 2008; Paper: January 2012

The struggle for black identity in antebellum New York   learn more...

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