U.S. History

Denmark Vesey’s Garden
Slavery and Memory in the Cradle of the Confederacy

Ethan J. Kytle, Blain Roberts

The Dawn of Detroit
A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits

Tiya Miles

Free All Along
The Robert Penn Warren Civil Rights Interviews

Stephen Drury Smith, Catherine Ellis

Tough Cases
Judges Tell the Stories of Some of the Hardest Decisions They’ve Ever Made

Russell F. Canan, Frederick H. Weisberg, Gregory E. Mize

From the Folks Who Brought You the Weekend
An Illustrated History of Labor in the United States

Priscilla Murolo, A.B. Chitty, Joe Sacco

Sundown Towns
A Hidden Dimension of American Racism

James W. Loewen

Enemies in Love
A German POW, a Black Nurse, and an Unlikely Romance

Alexis Clark

The Ghosts of Langley
Into the CIA's Heart of Darkness

John Prados

Shortfall
Family Secrets, Financial Collapse, and a Hidden History of American Banking

Alice Echols

Reclaiming Gotham
Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities

Juan González

The Hamlet Fire
A Tragic Story of Cheap Food, Cheap Government, and Cheap Lives

Bryant Simon

Right Out of California
The 1930s and the Big Business Roots of Modern Conservatism

Kathryn S. Olmsted

Black Power 50

Sylviane A. Diouf, Komozi Woodard

A People’s History of the American Revolution
How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence

Ray Raphael

Down for the Count
Dirty Elections and the Rotten History of Democracy in America

Andrew Gumbel

The War on Leakers
National Security and American Democracy, from Eugene V. Debs to Edward Snowden

Lloyd C. Gardner

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