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History (United States)
January 2017


This page identifies materials which were added to the Library Catalog and made available in the Libraries during the month indicated above.

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Call NumberTitleAuthorPublisher/Date
E49.2.C3S8 2016Continental ambitions : Roman Catholics in North America : the Colonial experience / Kevin StarrStarr, Kevin, authorSan Francisco : Ignatius Press, [2016]
E77.B65 2016Native nations : cultures and histories of native North America / Nancy BonvillainBonvillain, Nancy, authorLanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.
E78.E2L44 2016Amulets, effigies, fetishes, and charms : Native American artifacts and spirit stones from the Northeast / Edward J. LenikLenik, Edward J., 1932- authorTuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, [2016]
E78.O4B68 2016The borderland of fear : Vincennes, Prophetstown, and the invasion of the Miami homeland / Patrick BottigerBottiger, Patrick, authorLincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2016]
E78.O4T74 2016A serpent's tale : discovering America's ancient mound builders / Lorett TreeseTreese, Lorett, 1952- authorYardley, Pennsylvania : Westholme, [2016]
E83.89.C58 2016Soldiering in the shadow of Wounded Knee : the 1891 diary of Private Hartford G. Clark, Sixth U.S. Cavalry / edited by Jerome A. GreeneClark, Hartford G., authorNorman, Oklahoma : The Arthur H. Clark Company, an imprint of the University of Oklahoma Press, 2016.
E92.S74 2016Indian agents : rulers of the reserves / John L. SteckleySteckley, John, 1949- authorNew York, NY : Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., [2016]
E98.W2S55 2016Thundersticks : firearms and the violent transformation of native America / David J. SilvermanSilverman, David J., 1971- authorCambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, [2016]
E99.C6B425 2016The thunder before the storm : the autobiography of Clyde Bellecourt / as told to Jon LurieBellecourt, Clyde H. (Clyde Howard), 1936- authorSt. Paul, MN : Minnesota Historical Society Press, [2016]
E99.D2L68 2017The turtle's beating heart : one family's story of Lenape survival / Denise LowLow, Denise, authorLincoln, NB : University of Nebraska Press, [2017]
E159.P25 2016Why preservation matters / Max PagePage, Max, authorNew Haven : Yale University Press, [2016]
E175.9.R33 2016Curating America : journeys through storyscapes of the American past / Richard Rabinowitz ; with illustrations by Richard T. HoyenRabinowitz, Richard, authorChapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
E176.1.Y36 2016The Irish and the American presidency / Nicole Anderson YanosoYanoso, Nicole Anderson, authorNew Brunswick (USA) ; London (U.K.) : Transaction Publishers, [2016]
E183.8.C5P58 2016The beautiful country and the Middle Kingdom : America and China, 1776 to the present / John PomfretPomfret, John, 1959- authorNew York, New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2016.
E184.35.A44 2017American Jewry : transcending the European experience? / edited by Christian Wiese and Cornelia WilhelmLondon ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2017.
E184.A75H89 2016Asian American history : a very short introduction / Madeline Y. HsuHsu, Madeline Yuan-yin, authorNew York City : Oxford University Press, [2017]
E184.J5L567 2016American Jewry : a new history / Eli LederhendlerLederhendler, Eli, authorNew York : Cambridge University Press, [2016]
E184.M5M597 2016Chicano movement for beginners / written and illustrated by Maceo Montoya ; foreword by Ilan StavansMontoya, MaceoDanbury, CT : For Beginners, 2016.
E185.18.P75 2016Colored travelers : mobility and the fight for citizenship before the Civil War / Elizabeth Stordeur PryorPryor, Elizabeth Stordeur, authorChapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
E185.61.K358 2016Stamped from the beginning : the definitive history of racist ideas in America / Ibram X. KendiKendi, Ibram X., authorNew York : Nation Books, [2016]
E188.B934 2017Tea sets and tyranny : the politics of politeness in early America / Steven C. BullockBullock, Steven C., authorPhiladelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2017]
E202.1.N49S74 2016An illustrated history of the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of New Jersey / by Kelly Loyd StewartStewart, Kelly Loyd, 1949- author[New Jersey] : Published by the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of New Jersey, 2016.
E207.M3O45 2016The Swamp Fox : how Francis Marion saved the American Revolution / John OllerOller, John, authorBoston, MA : Da Capo Press, [2016]
E208.Y669 2016The American Revolution, 1760-1790 : New Nation as New Empire / Neil L. YorkYork, Neil Longley, authorNew York, NY : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
E241.S2S69 20161777 : Tipping Point at Saratoga / Dean SnowSnow, Dean R., 1940- authorNew York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2016]
E249.F47 2016Brothers at arms : American independence and the men of France & Spain who saved it / Larrie D. FerreiroFerreiro, Larrie D., authorNew York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.
E277.I54 2016The Loyalist problem in revolutionary New England / Thomas N. IngersollIngersoll, Thomas N., authorCambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
E312.5.B76 2016First in the homes of his countrymen : George Washington's Mount Vernon in the American imagination / Lydia Mattice BrandtBrandt, Lydia Mattice, authorCharlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, 2016.
E332.2.S34 2016Thomas Jefferson's image of New England : nationalism versus sectionalism in the young republic / Arthur ScherrScherr, Arthur, 1951- authorJefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016]
E340.C15G76 2016John C. Calhoun's theory of Republicanism / John G. GroveGrove, John G., authorLawrence : University Press of Kansas, 2016.
E356.N5B229 2017The Battle of New Orleans in history and memory / edited by Laura Lyons McLemoreBaton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2016].
E377.A3 2017John Quincy Adams and the politics of slavery : selections from the diary / [edited by] David Waldstreicher & Matthew MasonAdams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, authorNew York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]
E467.1.F72M58 2016Bust Hell Wide Open : the Life of Nathan Bedford Forrest / Samuel W. Mitcham, JrMitcham, Samuel W., authorWashington, DC : Regnery History, an imprint of Regnery Publishing, [2016]
E467.1.J46A6 2016The boy soldier : Edwin Jemison and the story behind the most remarkable portrait of the Civil War / Alexandra Filipowski and Hugh T. HarringtonFilipowski, Alexandra, authorYardley, Pennsylvania : Westholme Publishing, LLC, [2016]
E507.B35 2016The sacred cause of union : Iowa in the Civil War / Thomas R. BakerBaker, Thomas R. (Thomas Robert), 1959- authorIowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2016]
E513.9.S46 2016Our aim was man : Andrew's Sharpshooters in the American Civil War / Roberta Senechal de la RocheSenechal de la Roche, Roberta, 1950- authorAmherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 2016.
E521.5 9th.L66 2017The sharpshooters : a history of the Ninth New Jersey Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War / Edward G. LongacreLongacre, Edward G., 1946- authorLincoln : Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press, 2017.
E533.5 8th.P54 2016Lt. Spalding in Civil War Louisiana : a union officer's humor, privilege, and ambition / Michael D. PiersonPierson, Michael D., authorBaton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2016]
E540.I3E44 2016Albert C. Ellithorpe, the First Indian Home Guards, and the Civil War on the Trans-Mississippi Frontier / edited by M. Jane JohanssonEllithorpe, A. C. (Albert Chapman), 1824-1907, authorBaton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2016]
E595.C3J69 2006The USS Cairo : history and artifacts of a Civil War gunboat / Elizabeth Hoxie Joyner ; foreword by Margie Riddle BearssJoyner, Elizabeth Hoxie, 1959-Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2006.
E611.F66 2016The Yankee plague : escaped Union prisoners and the collapse of the Confederacy / Lorien FooteFoote, Lorien, 1969- authorChapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
E628.C575 2016Stepdaughters of history : Southern women and the American Civil War / Catherine ClintonClinton, Catherine, 1952- authorBaton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press [2016]
E635.Q54 2016Pure heart : the faith of a father and son in the war for a more perfect union / William F. Quigley JrQuigley, William F., Jr., authorKent, Ohio : The Kent State University Press, [2016]
E664.M137C66 2017John McDonald and the Whiskey Ring : from thug to Grant's inner circle / Edward S. CooperCooper, Edward S., 1939- authorMadison : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, [2017]
E672.W48 2016American Ulysses : A Life of Ulysses S. Grant / Ronald C. WhiteWhite, Ronald C. (Ronald Cedric), 1939- authorNew York : Random House, [2016]
E743.P764 2016The Progressives' century : political reform, constitutional government, and the modern American state / edited by Stephen Skowronek, Stephen M. Engel, Bruce AckermanNew Haven, Connecticut : Yale University Press, [2016]
E767.3.W55H39 2016Madam President : the secret presidency of Edith Wilson / William HazelgroveHazelgrove, William Elliott, 1959- authorWashington, D.C. : Regnery History, an imprint of Regency Publishing, [2016]
E802.J429 2016Herbert Hoover : a life / Glen Jeansonne, with David LuhrssenJeansonne, Glen, 1946- authorNew York : New American Library, [2016]
E807.1.M36 2016The wars of the Roosevelts : the ruthless rise of America's greatest political family / William J. MannMann, William J., authorNew York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]
E842.9.Z37 2016Twenty-six seconds : a personal history of the Zapruder film / Alexandra ZapruderZapruder, Alexandra, authorNew York : Twelve, 2016.
E847.2.M45 2016Faustian bargains : Lyndon Johnson and Mac Wallace in the robber baron culture of Texas / Joan MellenMellen, Joan, authorNew York : Bloomsbury, 2016.
E877.2.G38 2013"An empire of ideals" : the chimeric imagination of Ronald Reagan / Justin D. GarrisonGarrison, Justin DNew York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2013.
F128.25.S32 2016The women who made New York / Julie Scelfo ; art by Hallie HealdScelfo, Julie, authorBerkeley, CA : Seal Press, [2016]
F128.9.A1A63 2016City of dreams : the 400-year epic history of immigrant New York / Tyler AnbinderAnbinder, Tyler, authorBoston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.
F229.G13 2016Richard Grenville and the Lost Colony of Roanoke / Andrew Gabriel-PowellGabriel-Powell, Andrew, 1959- authorJefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016]
F229.S533 2016Anglo-Native Virginia : trade, conversion, and Indian slavery in the Old Dominion, 1646-1722 / Kristalyn Marie ShefvelandShefveland, Kristalyn Marie, 1979- authorAthens : The University of Georgia Press, [2016]
F349.V6C58 2016Occupied Vicksburg / Bradley R. ClampittClampitt, Bradley R., 1975- authorBaton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2016]
F391.W78 2016Women in Civil War Texas : Diversity and Dissidence in the Trans-Mississippi / edited by Deborah M. Liles and Angela BoswellDenton, Texas : University of North Texas Press, [2016]
F392.H39C35 2016A southern community in crisis : Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880 / by Randolph B. Campbell ; foreword by Andrew J. Torget ; with a new preface by the authorCampbell, Randolph B., 1940- author, writer of introductionAustin : Texas State Historical Association, [2016]
F534.C8R63 2016War upon our border : two Ohio Valley communities navigate the Civil War / Stephen I. RockenbachRockenbach, Stephen I., 1971- authorCharlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, 2016.
F534.W465M45 2016When the New Deal came to town : a snapshot of a place and time with lessons for today / George Melloan ; illustrations by Molly MelloanMelloan, George, 1927- authorNew York : Threshold Editions, 2016.