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A Companion to American Cultural History
A Companion to American Cultural History
Hardcover      ISBN: 0631235663
A Companion to American Cultural History offers a historiographic overview of the scholarship, with special attention to the major studies and debates that have shaped the field, and an assessment of where it is currently headed.
  • 30 essays explore the history of American culture at all analytic levels
  • Written by scholarly experts well-versed in the questions and controversies that have activated interest in this burgeoning field
  • Part of the authoritative Blackwell Companions to American History series
  • Provides both a chronological and thematic approach: topics range from British America in the Eighteenth Century to the modern day globalization of American Culture; thematic approaches include gender and sexuality and popular culture


Book and Dust Jacket are Very Good+. Book : binding tight, clean. Dust Jacket is clean and bright.

Die Nigger Die!
Die Nigger Die!
Hardcover      SKU: 281AKJ1006507

1st printing. Publisher review card laid inside. Some rubbing and slight chipping to jacket edges, especially at extemities of spine.

A Digest of the Laws of Pennsylvania
A Digest of the Laws of Pennsylvania
Leather      SKU: 1199221260

1836. Small 4to. Full bound leather with entirely readable red and gold title. Year stamped on spine, slightly worn away. Shelfwear with leather chipping in places, some rubbing to front board. Foxing throughout, including title and end pages. Some dust soil to top edge block. Bottom edge of front board bumped.

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
Dreams from My Father
A Story of Race and Inheritance
Hardcover      ISBN: 081292343x

The son of a Black African father and white American mother discusses his divided ancestry and his place in America's racial society, analyzing the quest for his own racial identity



"8vo. 403pgs. True first with unclipped dj, number line on copyright page. A slight bit of ink, very very slight, on the edges of several pages. Slight soiling to boards, else a great copy of an historic politican's first book.

Eisenhower: Turning the World Toward Peace
Eisenhower
Turning the World Toward Peace
Library      ISBN: 187792704x

Eisenhower cabinet member and confidant Stassen offers a personal account of the man and the policies that directed the country through the Cold War world of the 1950s. He describes the major events the nomination and campaign, the Korean War, the McCarthy hearings, the East German famine relief effort, and the 1955 Geneva Summit and reveals Eisenhower to have been a shrewd planner, a gifted communicator, and a seasoned leader. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.



Events in Indian History, Beginning with an Account of the Origin of the American Indians, And Early Settlements in North America
Events in Indian History, Beginning with an Account of the Origin of the American Indians, And Early Settlements in North America
Hardcover      SKU: 281AKJ1010943

Rebound in orange leather with red cloth spine labels. Rubbing to edges. 1 of 8 engravings is missing, a few engravings have tears. Considerable foxing.

The Expeditions of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, To Headwaters of the Mississippi River, Through Louisiana Territory, And in New Spain, During the Years 1805-6-7 (2 Volumes, Boxed)
The Expeditions of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, To Headwaters of the Mississippi River, Through Louisiana Territory, And in New Spain, During the Years 1805-6-7 (2 Volumes, Boxed)
Boxed      SKU: 1199638870
The Expeditions of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, To Headwaters of the Mississippi River, Through Louisiana Territory, And in New Spain, During the Years 1805-6-7 (2 Volumes, Boxed)
The Expeditions of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, To Headwaters of the Mississippi River, Through Louisiana Territory, And in New Spain, During the Years 1805-6-7 (2 Volumes, Boxed)
Boxed      SKU: 281AKJ1009568

2 Volume Boxed Set.

Exploratory Travels Through the Western Territories of North America: Comprising a Voyage From St. Louis, On the Mississippi to the Source of That River, And a Journey Through the Interior of Louisiana and the North-eastern Provinces of New Spain
Exploratory Travels Through the Western Territories of North America
Comprising a Voyage From St. Louis, On the Mississippi to the Source of That River, And a Journey Through the Interior of Louisiana and the North-eastern Provinces of New Spain
Hardcover      SKU: 119961257x

Ex-library, in blue cloth.

For the Vast Future Also: Essays from the Journal of the Lincoln Association
For the Vast Future Also
Essays from the Journal of the Lincoln Association
Hardcover      ISBN: 0823219593

For a Vast Future Also: Essays from The Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association, brings together the most informative and thoughtful articles by fourteen accomplished scholars in the Lincoln field. The essays provide compact, detailed treatments concerning different facets of three general themes: Lincoln and the problems of emancipation; Lincoln and presidential politics; and the Lincoln legacy. Readers of the collection will understand why the Civil War profoundly changed the nation. These essays give insight into how Lincoln and his administration dealt with the profound issues of war and slavery and the continuing legacy of Lincoln and the war.

No book or essay collection brings together the writings of such luminaries in the field as John Hope Franklin, James M. McPherson, Don E. Fehrenbacher, T. Harry Williams, Phillip S. Paludan, Harold Hyman, John Niven, William A. Gienapp, Norman B. Ferris, John T. Hubbell, Arthur Zilversmit, Eugene H. Berwanger, Christopher N. Breiseth, and Michael Vorenberg. Researchers now have these valuable essays available in one volume. It offers the general public the distillation of scholarship supported by the Abraham Lincoln Association over the past twenty-five years. And college and university introductory courses will find this book a valuable summary of, and introduction to, the major issues of the Civil War period.