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    • New Narratives in American History

New Narratives in American History

James West Davidson, Michael B. Stoff

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Tales from a Revolution: Bacon's Rebellion and the Transformation of Early America

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$14.95

James D. Rice

9780195386943
Paperback
August 2013

A vivid chronicle of one of the most dramatic events in colonial American history, and the first account to place Native Americans at the heart of the narrative

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Cry Liberty: The Great Stono River Slave Rebellion of 1739

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$19.95

Peter Charles Hoffer

9780195386608
Paperback
November 2011

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Wild Men: Ishi and Kroeber in the Wilderness of Modern America

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$16.95

Douglas Cazaux Sackman

9780195178531
Paperback
December 2010

An extraordinary friendship between Ishi, "the last wild Indian," and anthropologist Alfred Kroeber opens a unique window on America's passage from wilderness to modernity

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"To Everything There is a Season": Pete Seeger and the Power of Song

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$19.95

Allan M. Winkler

9780195324822
Paperback
August 2010

Allan Winkler describes how folk singer Pete Seeger applied his musical talents to improve conditions for less fortunate people everywhere

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"They Say": Ida B. Wells and the Reconstruction of Race

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$19.95

James West Davidson

9780195160215
Paperback
July 2008

This gripping book chronicles the first thirty years in the life of activist Ida B. Wells, intertwining her tumultuous story with the shifting definitions of race in post-emancipation America.

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The Making of a Confederate: Walter Lenoir's Civil War

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$19.95

William L. Barney

9780195314342
Paperback
July 2008

In this compelling story, Barney focuses on the life of one man, Walter Lenoir of North Carolina, to examine the origins of southern white identity alongside its myriad ambiguities and complexities.

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The Gentle Subversive: Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, and the Rise of the Environmental Movement

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$19.95

Mark Hamilton Lytle

9780195172478
Paperback
July 2007

A compact biography of Rachel Carson--a story of success, celebrity, controversy, and vindication.

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In Search of the Promised Land: A Slave Family in the Old South

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$19.95

John Hope Franklin and Loren Schweninger

9780195160888
Paperback
February 2006

The record of an amazing African American family in antebellum America.

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Sleuthing the Alamo: Davy Crockett's Last Stand and Other Mysteries of the Texas Revolution

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$19.95

James E. Crisp

9780195163506
Paperback
February 2005

A vivid account of historical detective work that challenges some of the cherished myths of Texas history. 2005 Texas Historical Commission's T.R. Fehrenbach Award Winner.

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Escaping Salem: The Other Witch Hunt of 1692

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$19.95

Richard Godbeer

9780195161304
Paperback
January 2005

A gripping narrative that captures the mind-set of colonial New England.

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