U.S. History

Historians in Trouble
Plagiarism, Fraud, and Politics in the Ivory Tower

Jon Wiener

Chinese America
The Untold Story of America's Oldest New Community

Peter Kwong, Dušanka Miščević

Say It Plain
A Century of Great African American Speeches

Catherine Ellis, Stephen Drury Smith

Myths of Free Trade
Why American Trade Policy Has Failed

Sherrod Brown

Fighting Words
An Illustrated History of Newspaper Accounts of the Civil War

Andrew S. Coopersmith

A People’s History of the Civil War
Struggles for the Meaning of Freedom

David Williams

Giants of Jazz

Studs Terkel

Conspiracy in the Streets
The Extraordinary Trial of the Chicago Seven

Jon Wiener

Field Guide to the U.S. Economy
A Compact and Irreverent Guide to Economic Life in America

Jonathan Teller-Elsberg, Nancy Folbre, James Heintz

The War at Home
The Domestic Costs of Bush’s Militarism

Frances Fox Piven

History Lessons
How Textbooks from Around the World Portray U.S. History

Dana Lindaman, Kyle Ward

Prophets of Protest
Reconsidering the History of American Abolitionism

Timothy Patrick McCarthy, John Stauffer

Cold War Triumphalism
The Misuse of History After the Fall of Communism

Ellen Schrecker

Slavery and Public History
The Tough Stuff of American Memory

James Oliver Horton, Lois E. Horton

Division Street

Studs Terkel

The Rise and Rise of Richard B. Cheney
Unlocking the Mysteries of the Most Powerful Vice President in American History

John Nichols