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The Shaping of Western Civilization

Volume Two: From the Reformation to the Present, Third Edition

Michael Burger

University of Toronto Press

1 December 2024

Black France, White Europe

Youth, Race, and Belonging in the Postwar Era

Emily Marker

Cornell University Press

15 August 2024

The Stones of Venice

John Ruskin, William McKeown

University of Toronto Press

15 August 2024

Syrian-Kurdish Intersections in the Ottoman Period

Stéfan Winter, Zainab HajHasan

University of Toronto Press

15 August 2024

Not Just a Man’s War

Chinese Women’s Memories of the War of Resistance against Japan, 1931–45

Yihong Pan

UBC Press

15 August 2024

When Food Became Scarce

How Chinese Peasants Survived the Great Leap Forward Famine

Yixin Chen

Cornell University Press

15 August 2024

American Revolutions in the Digital Age

Nora Slonimsky, Mark Boonshoft, Ben Wright

Cornell University Press

15 August 2024

Ambivalent Pleasures

Soft Drugs and Embodied Anxiety in Early Modern Europe

Scott K. Taylor

Cornell University Press

15 August 2024

Watching Women

Militant Suffragists Write the British Surveillance State, 1905-1924

Stephanie Brown J.

University of Toronto Press

15 August 2024

Nelson Rockefeller's Dilemma

The Fight to Save Moderate Republicanism

Marsha E. Barrett

Cornell University Press

15 August 2024

Russian Archaism

Nationalism and the Quest for a Modernist Aesthetic

Irina Shevelenko

Cornell University Press

15 August 2024

Enemies among Us

The Relocation, Internment, and Repatriation of German, Italian, and Japanese Americans during the Second World War

John E. Schmitz

Nebraska

1 August 2024

Between the Wires

The Janowska Camp and the Holocaust in Lviv

Waitman Wade Beorn

Nebraska

1 August 2024

Near and Far Waters

The Geopolitics of Seapower

Colin Flint

Stanford University Press

30 July 2024

The Texture of Change

Dress, Self-Fashioning and History in Western Africa, 1700–1850

Jody Benjamin

Ohio University Press

30 July 2024

Coca-Cola, Black Panthers, and Phantom Jets

Israel in the American Orbit, 1967-1973

Oz Frankel

Stanford University Press

23 July 2024

Young Abolitionists

Children of the Antislavery Movement

Michaël Roy

NYU Press

18 July 2024

Queer Obscenity

Erotic Archives in Dictatorial Spain

Javier Fernández-Galeano

Stanford University Press

16 July 2024

Monuments for Posterity

Self-Commemoration and the Stalinist Culture of Time

Antony Kalashnikov

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

Recollections

Ivan Bunin, Thomas Gaiton Marullo

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

Women of the Mafia

Power and Influence in the Neapolitan Camorra

Felia Allum

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

Automotive Empire

How Cars and Roads Fueled European Colonialism in Africa

Andrew Denning

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

From Incarceration to Repatriation

German Prisoners of War in the Soviet Union

Susan C. I. Grunewald

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

Orthodox Sisters

Religion, Community, and the Challenge of Modernity in Imperial and Early Soviet Russia

William G. Wagner

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

Stalin's Final Films

Cinema, Socialist Realism, and Soviet Postwar Reality, 1945-1953

Claire Knight

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

Teaching a Dark Chapter

History Books and the Holocaust in Italy and the Germanys

Daniela R. P. Weiner

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

America's Cold Warrior

Paul Nitze and National Security from Roosevelt to Reagan

James Graham Wilson

Cornell University Press

15 July 2024

Losing Hearts and Minds

Race, War, and Empire in Singapore and Malaya, 1915–1960

Kate Imy

Stanford University Press

9 July 2024

Camps

A Global History of Mass Confinement

Aidan Forth

University of Toronto Press

7 July 2024

Memory in Fragments

The Lives of Ancient Maya Sculptures

Megan E. O'Neil

University of Texas Press

2 July 2024

Signs of the Time

Nłeʔkepmx Resistance through Rock Art

Chris Arnett

UBC Press

1 July 2024

In Search of the Romanovs

A Family’s Quest to Solve One of History’s Most Brutal Crimes

Peter Sarandinaki

Potomac Books

1 July 2024

Sources for the History of Western Civilization

Volume One: From Antiquity to the Reformation, Third Edition

Michael Burger

University of Toronto Press

30 June 2024

Berlin and the Cold War

Seth Givens, Ingo Trauschweizer, Walter Momper

Ohio University Press

28 June 2024

Island and Empire

How Civil War in Crete Mobilized the Ottoman World

Uğur Z. Peçe

Stanford University Press

25 June 2024

The Dong World and Imperial China’s Southwest Silk Road

Trade, Security, and State Formation

James A. Anderson

University of Washington Press

25 June 2024

Stalin's Failed Alliance

The Struggle for Collective Security, 1936-1939

Michael Jabara Carley

University of Toronto Press

24 June 2024

F*ck The Army!

How Soldiers and Civilians Staged the GI Movement to End the Vietnam War

Lindsay Goss

NYU Press

18 June 2024

Discovering Nothing

In Pursuit of an Elusive Northwest Passage

David L. Nicandri

UBC Press

17 June 2024

Canada and Colonialism

An Unfinished History

Jim Reynolds

UBC Press

17 June 2024

Canada and the Korean War

Histories and Legacies of a Cold War Conflict

Andrew Burtch, Tim Cook

UBC Press

17 June 2024

Reflections on Stalinism

J. Arch Getty, Lewis H. Siegelbaum

Cornell University Press

15 June 2024

The Geopolitics of Culture

James Billington, the Library of Congress, and the Failed Quest for a New Russia

John Van Oudenaren

Cornell University Press

15 June 2024

Mission Manifest

American Evangelicals and Iran in the Twentieth Century

Matthew K. Shannon

Cornell University Press

15 June 2024

Bounds of Blackness

African Americans, Sudan, and the Politics of Solidarity

Christopher Tounsel

Cornell University Press

15 June 2024

Chinese Workers of the World

Colonialism, Chinese Labor, and the Yunnan–Indochina Railway

Selda Altan

Stanford University Press

11 June 2024

The Holocaust

History and Memory

Jeremy Black

Indiana University Press

4 June 2024

Meltdown Expected

Crisis, Disorder, and Upheaval at the end of the 1970s

Aaron J. Leonard

Rutgers University Press

3 June 2024

Piracy and the Making of the Spanish Pacific World

Kristie Flannery

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

3 June 2024

Rethinking the End of Empire

Nationalism, State Formation, and Great Power Politics

Lynn M. Tesser

Stanford University Press

21 May 2024

Redreaming the Renaissance

Essays on History and Literature in Honor of Guido Ruggiero

Mary Lindemann, Deanna Shemek, Douglas G. Biow, Alessandro Arcangeli, Suzanne Magnanini, Joanne M. Ferraro, Paula Findlen, Julia L. Hairston, Konrad Eisenbichler, Meredith K. Ray, Courtney Quaintance, Albert Russell Ascoli, Nicholas Terpstra, Massimo Rospocher

University of Delaware Press

20 May 2024

Visible Ruins

The Politics of Perception and the Legacies of Mexico's Revolution

Mónica M. Salas Landa

University of Texas Press

20 May 2024

A Primer for Teaching Indian Ocean World History

Ten Design Principles

Edward A. Alpers, Thomas F. McDow

Duke University Press Books

17 May 2024

The United States and the Armenian Genocide

History, Memory, Politics

Julien Zarifian

Rutgers University Press

17 May 2024

I Try Not to Think of Afghanistan

Lithuanian Veterans of the Soviet War

Anna Reich, Paul Robinson, Adrian Bonenberger

Cornell University Press

15 May 2024

Italian Forgers

The Art Market and the Weight of the Past in Modern Italy

Carol Helstosky

Cornell University Press

15 May 2024

War Makes Monsters

Crime and Criminality in Times of Conflict

Claire Eldridge, Julie Powell

Duke University Press Books

15 May 2024

Reproductive Racial Capitalism

Jennifer L. Morgan, Alys Eve Weinbaum

Duke University Press Books

13 May 2024

The Shaping of Western Civilization

Volume One: From Antiquity to the Reformation, Third Edition

Michael Burger

University of Toronto Press

7 May 2024

The Planning Moment

Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

Sarah Blacker, Emily Brownell, Anindita Nag, Martina Schlünder, Sarah Van Beurden, Helen Verran, Dagmar Schäfer, Itty Abraham, Benjamin Allen, Sarah Blacker, Emily Brownell, Lino Camprubi, John DiMoia, Mona Fawaz, Lilly Irani, Chihyung Jeon, Robert Kett, Monika Kirloskar-Steinbach, Karen McAllister, Laura Mitchell, Gregg Mitman, Aaron Moore, Nada Moumtaz, Tahani Nadim, Anindita Nag, Raul Necochea López, Tamar Novick, Juno Salazar Parreñas, Benjamin Peters, Dagmar Schäfer, Martina Schlünder, Sarah Van Beurden, Helen Verran, Ana Carolina Vimiero, Alexandra Widmer, Alden Young

Fordham University Press

7 May 2024

Past Progress

Time and Politics at the Borders of China, Russia, and Korea

Ed Pulford

Stanford University Press

7 May 2024

The Driver’s Story

Labor and Power in the World of Atlantic Slavery

Randy M. Browne

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

7 May 2024

The Threshold of Dissent

A History of American Jewish Critics of Zionism

Marjorie Feld

NYU Press

7 May 2024

The Crusades

A Reader, Third Edition

S.J. Allen, Emilie Amt

University of Toronto Press

6 May 2024

Come Fly with Us

NASA's Payload Specialist Program

Melvin Croft, John Youskauskas, Don Thomas

Nebraska

29 April 2024

Breaking the Bronze Ceiling

Women, Memory, and Public Space

Valentina Rozas-Krause, Andrew M. Shanken, Carolina Aguilera, Manuela Badilla Rajevic, Daniel E. Coslett, Erika Doss, Tania Gutiérrez-Monroy, Daniel Herwitz, Katherine Hite, Lauren Kroiz, Ana Maria León, Fernando Luis Martínez Nespral, Pia Montealegre, Sierra Rooney, Valentina Rozas-Krause, Daniela Sandler, Kirk Savage, Andrew M. Shanken, Susan Slyomovics, Marita Sturken, Amanda Su, Dell Upton, Nathaniel Robert Walker, Mechtild Widrich

Fordham University Press

29 April 2024

Stalin's Usable Past

A Critical Edition of the 1937 Short History of the USSR

David Brandenberger

Stanford University Press

29 April 2024

A Cold War Exodus

How American Activists Mobilized to Free Soviet Jews

Shaul Kelner

NYU Press

23 April 2024

The Popes on Air

The History of Vatican Radio from Its Origins to World War II

Raffaella Perin

Fordham University Press

16 April 2024

Organizing Your Own

The White Fight for Black Power in Detroit

Say Burgin

NYU Press

16 April 2024

Labor History and the History of Science

Seth Rockman

Duke University Press Books

16 April 2024

Catholicism and Native Americans in Early North America

Parish, Church, and Mission

Kathleen Deagan

University of Notre Dame Press

15 April 2024

Eisenhower for Our Time

Steven Wagner

Cornell University Press

15 April 2024

The Green Space

The Transformation of the Irish Image

Marion R. Casey

NYU Press

15 April 2024

Situation Critical

Critique, Theory, and Early American Studies

Max Cavitch, Brian Connolly

Duke University Press Books

12 April 2024

Dream Car

Malcolm Bricklin's Fantastic SV1 and the End of Industrial Modernity

Dimitry Anastakis

University of Toronto Press

5 April 2024

A Ministry of Risk

Writings on Peace and Nonviolence

Philip Berrigan, Brad Wolf, Frida Berrigan, Bill Wylie-Kellermann, John Dear

Fordham University Press

2 April 2024

Independence and Politics

Crossroads in the Shaping of Israel's Political System

Meir Chazan

Indiana University Press

2 April 2024

Mutiny on the Rising Sun

A Tragic Tale of Slavery, Smuggling, and Chocolate

Jared Ross Hardesty

NYU Press

1 April 2024

Red Tape

Radio and Politics in Czechoslovakia, 1945-1969

Rosamund Johnston

Stanford University Press

26 March 2024

Knowing by Ear

Listening to Voice Recordings with African Prisoners of War in German Camps (1915–1918)

Anette Hoffmann

Duke University Press Books

25 March 2024

The Color Black

Enslavement and Erasure in Iran

Beeta Baghoolizadeh

Duke University Press Books

22 March 2024

Across the Green Sea

Histories from the Western Indian Ocean, 1440-1640

Sanjay Subrahmanyam

University of Texas Press

18 March 2024

Engaging the Evil Empire

Washington, Moscow, and the Beginning of the End of the Cold War

Simon Miles

Cornell University Press

15 March 2024

Holding Their Breath

How the Allies Confronted the Threat of Chemical Warfare in World War II

Marion Girard Dorsey

Cornell University Press

15 March 2024

Utopia of the Uniform

Affective Afterlives of the Yugoslav People's Army

Tanja Petrovic

Duke University Press Books

15 March 2024

Missionary Diplomacy

Religion and Nineteenth-Century American Foreign Relations

Emily Conroy-Krutz

Cornell University Press

15 March 2024

People's Diplomacy

How Americans and Chinese Transformed US-China Relations during the Cold War

Kazushi Minami

Cornell University Press

15 March 2024

The Geography of Injustice

East Asia's Battle between Memory and History

Barak Kushner

Cornell University Press

15 March 2024

Law, Order, and Empire

Policing and Crime in Colonial Algeria, 1870–1954

Samuel Kalman

Cornell University Press

15 March 2024

Disruption

The Global Economic Shocks of the 1970s and the End of the Cold War

Michael De Groot

Cornell University Press

15 March 2024

The Prestes Column

An Interior History of Modern Brazil

Jacob Blanc

Duke University Press Books

8 March 2024

A History of Argentina

From the Spanish Conquest to the Present

Ezequiel Adamovsky, Rebecca Wolpin

Duke University Press Books

8 March 2024

Agents without Empire

Mobility and Race-Making in Sixteenth-Century France

Antonia Szabari

Fordham University Press

5 March 2024

Fir and Empire

The Transformation of Forests in Early Modern China

Ian M. Miller, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

University of Washington Press

5 March 2024

Shifting Lines, Entangled Borderlands

Mobilities and Migration along the Prussian Eastern Railroad

Jan Musekamp

Indiana University Press

5 March 2024

Public Faces, Secret Lives

A Queer History of the Women's Suffrage Movement

Wendy L. Rouse

NYU Press

1 March 2024

The Creole Archipelago

Race and Borders in the Colonial Caribbean

Tessa Murphy

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

27 February 2024

Fictions of Consent

Slavery, Servitude, and Free Service in Early Modern England

Urvashi Chakravarty

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

27 February 2024

Russia's Turkish Wars

The Tsarist Army and the Balkan Peoples in the Nineteenth Century

Victor Taki

University of Toronto Press

23 February 2024

The Sanctuary of Hermes and Aphrodite at Syme Viannou VII, Vol. 1

The Greek and Roman Pottery

Antonis Kotsonas

NYU Press

15 February 2024

The Sanctuary of Hermes and Aphrodite at Syme Viannou VII, Vol. 2

The Greek and Roman Pottery

Antonis Kotsonas

NYU Press

15 February 2024

Answers to the Labour Question

Industrial Relations and the State in the Anglophone World, 1880-1945

Gary Mucciaroni

University of Toronto Press

13 February 2024

Acholi Intellectuals

Knowledge, Power, and the Making of Colonial Northern Uganda, 1850–1960

Patrick William Otim

Ohio University Press

13 February 2024

The Rock of Arles

Richard Klein

Duke University Press Books

13 February 2024

A Home Away from Home

Mutual Aid, Political Activism, and Caribbean American Identity

Tyesha Maddox

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

13 February 2024

Ordinary Whites in Apartheid Society

Social Histories of Accommodation

Neil Roos

Indiana University Press

6 February 2024

A History of Britain

1945 through Brexit

Jeremy Black

Indiana University Press

6 February 2024

Black Elders

The Meaning of Age in American Slavery and Freedom

Frederick Knight

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

2 February 2024

The Slow Rush of Colonization

Spaces of Power in the Maritime Peninsula, 1680–1790

Thomas Peace

UBC Press

1 February 2024

An Economy of Strangers

Jews and Finance in England, 1650-1830

Avinoam Yuval-Naeh

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

9 January 2024

Women Doctors in Weimar and Nazi Germany

Maternalism, Eugenics, and Professional Identity

Melissa Kravetz

University of Toronto Press

27 September 2023

Born with a Copper Spoon

A Global History of Copper, 1830–1980

Robrecht Declercq, Duncan Money, Hans Otto Frøland

UBC Press

15 November 2022

Richard III's Bodies from Medieval England to Modernity

Shakespeare and Disability History

Jeffrey R. Wilson

Temple University Press

2 October 2022

The Ethics of Narrative

Essays on History, Literature, and Theory, 1998–2007

Hayden White, Robert Doran, Judith Butler

Cornell University Press

15 August 2022

1368

China and the Making of the Modern World

Ali Humayun Akhtar

Stanford University Press

12 July 2022

A Primer for Teaching Digital History

Ten Design Principles

Jennifer Guiliano

Duke University Press Books

8 July 2022

The Grammar of Civil War

A Mexican Case Study, 1857–61

Will Fowler

Nebraska

1 July 2022

The Irish Revolution

A Global History

Patrick Mannion, Fearghal McGarry

NYU Press

31 May 2022

Communist Pigs

An Animal History of East Germany's Rise and Fall

Thomas Fleischman, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

University of Washington Press

10 May 2022

Fictions of Consent

Slavery, Servitude, and Free Service in Early Modern England

Urvashi Chakravarty

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

22 March 2022

Intimate Bonds

Family and Slavery in the French Atlantic

Jennifer L. Palmer

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

15 February 2022

Destination Elsewhere

Displaced Persons and Their Quest to Leave Postwar Europe

Ruth Balint

Cornell University Press

15 November 2021

The Maternalists

Psychoanalysis, Motherhood, and the British Welfare State

Shaul Bar-Haim

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

6 August 2021

The Age of Intoxication

Origins of the Global Drug Trade

Benjamin Breen

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

16 July 2021