U.S. History

A New Leaf
The End of Cannabis Prohibition

Alyson Martin, Nushin Rashidian

Killing Machine
The American Presidency in the Age of Drone Warfare

Lloyd C. Gardner

The Cultural Cold War
The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters

Frances Stonor Saunders

Howard Zinn
A Life on the Left

Martin Duberman

A People’s History of the U.S. Military
Ordinary Soldiers Reflect on Their Experience of War, from the American Revolution to Afghanistan

Michael A. Bellesiles

Wrong Turn
America’s Deadly Embrace of Counterinsurgency

Colonel Gian Gentile

Lessons from the Heartland
A Turbulent Half-Century of Public Education in an Iconic American City

Barbara J. Miner

From Dictatorship to Democracy
A Conceptual Framework for Liberation

Gene Sharp

How Blacks and Whites Think and Feel About the American Obsession

Studs Terkel

America’s Year of Living Violently

Michael A. Bellesiles

Stayin’ Alive
The 1970s and the Last Days of the Working Class

Jefferson Cowie

After the Fall
New Yorkers Remember September 2001 and the Years That Followed

Mary Marshall Clark, Peter Bearman, Catherine Ellis, Stephen Drury Smith

The Big Eddy Club
The Stocking Stranglings and Southern Justice

David Rose

Queer America
A People’s GLBT History of the United States

Vicki L. Eaklor