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History, Am.: 20th C.



link to catalog page ROBOLIN, Grounds of Engagement

Grounds of Engagement

Apartheid-Era African American and South African Writing

Author: Stéphane Robolin
Pub Date: September 2015

The interplay between space, place, and race   learn more...

link to catalog page HARRIS, The Mormon Church and Blacks

The Mormon Church and Blacks

A Documentary History

Author: Edited by Matthew L. Harris and Newell G. Bringhurst
Pub Date: December 2015

Assembling the record of a Mormon controversy   learn more...

link to catalog page WHITMIRE, Regina Anderson Andrews, Harlem Renaissance Librarian Author: Ethelene Whitmire
Pub Date: Cloth: 2014; Paper: August 2015

The life of a groundbreaking librarian and Harlem Renaissance figure   learn more...

link to catalog page MACK, Sensing Chicago

Sensing Chicago

Noisemakers, Strikebreakers, and Muckrakers

Author: Adam Mack
Pub Date: June 2015

Urban history from amidst the oleaginous perfume, greasy exudations, and black froth of a growing metropolis   learn more...

link to catalog page SHABAZZ, Spatializing Blackness

Spatializing Blackness

Architectures of Confinement and Black Masculinity in Chicago

Author: Rashad Shabazz
Pub Date: September 2015

The ubiquity of carceral forms within society and the consequences for black communities and black men   learn more...

link to catalog page LICHTMAN, The Supreme Court and McCarthy-Era Repression Author: Robert M. Lichtman
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: 2015

A meticulous history of McCarthyism and the Supreme Court   learn more...

link to catalog page CAMPNEY, This Is Not Dixie

This Is Not Dixie

Racist Violence in Kansas, 1861-1927

Author: Brent M. S. Campney
Pub Date: September 2015

Imposing, enforcing, and resisting white supremacy in the Midwest   learn more...

link to catalog page FRANZEN, Anna Howard Shaw

Anna Howard Shaw

The Work of Woman Suffrage

Author: Trisha Franzen
Pub Date: March 2014

A biography of a daughter of the frontier and a lifelong working woman who headed an "alternative family" and supported universal suffrage as the head of the NAWSA   learn more...

link to catalog page GROW, Baseball on Trial

Baseball on Trial

The Origin of Baseball's Antitrust Exemption

Author: Nathaniel Grow
Pub Date: March 2014

The first comprehensive account of the 1922 Supreme Court decision that gave rise to professional baseball’s antitrust exemption   learn more...

link to catalog page GALLAGHER, Black Women and Politics in New York City Author: Julie A. Gallagher
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: September 2014

Black women in liberal reform, from suffrage to civil rights   learn more...

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