U.s. Local History - Old North
Tales of the Old North Shore: Paintings and Companion Stories
Tales of the Old North Shore
Paintings and Companion Stories
Hardcover      ISBN: 0942235290
Upper Mississippi River History: Fact-Fiction-Legend
Upper Mississippi River History
Fact-Fiction-Legend
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0964093723
Always a River: The Ohio River and the American Experience
Always a River
The Ohio River and the American Experience
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0253222575
The ever-changing Ohio River flows through time as well as space, connecting us with the past as it links Pittsburgh with Cincinnati, Cairo, and New Orleans. Always a River views the Ohio through the perspective of history, geography, political science, economics, and literature. Essays by Scott Russell Sanders, John A. Jakle, Hubert G. H. Wilhelm, Michael Allen, Darrel E. Bigham, Leland R. Johnson, and Boyd Keenan tell about the settlement period of the river, its economic importance, the different phases of engineering over a long period of time, and the river as an eco-political system. This revised edition includes a new introduction with a historical overview, as well as an up-to-date map, selected bibliography, and index
Boosters and Businessmen: Popular Economic Thought and Urban Growth in the Antebellum Middle West
Boosters and Businessmen
Popular Economic Thought and Urban Growth in the Antebellum Middle West
Hardcover      ISBN: 0313225621
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
Hardcover      ISBN: 0393246434
Traces the scientific, historical, and ecological factors endangering the Great Lakes, discussing late-nineteenth century efforts to connect the lakes to the Atlantic, which unexpectedly introduced invasive species from the natural world.
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
Paperback      ISBN: 0393355551
“An impeccably researched portrayal of a fascinating story.
Detroit: City of Race and Class Violence
Detroit
City of Race and Class Violence
Paperback      ISBN: 0814321046
Elusive Empires: Constructing Colonialism in the Ohio Valley, 1673-1800
Elusive Empires
Constructing Colonialism in the Ohio Valley, 1673-1800
Paperback      ISBN: 0521663458
A fascinating story that offers a strikingly new interpretation of the origins, progress, and effects of the American Revolution.
Elusive Empires: Constructing Colonialism in the Ohio Valley, 1673-1800
Elusive Empires
Constructing Colonialism in the Ohio Valley, 1673-1800
Hardcover      ISBN: 052156333x
A fascinating story that offers a strikingly new interpretation of the origins, progress, and effects of the American Revolution.
The Emerging Midwest: Upland Southerners and the Political Culture of the Old Northwest, 1787-1861
The Emerging Midwest
Upland Southerners and the Political Culture of the Old Northwest, 1787-1861
Hardcover      ISBN: 0253329949