U.S. History

Coming of Age
Growing Up in the Twentieth Century

Studs Terkel

From Welfare State to Real Estate
Regime Change in New York City, 1974 to the Present

Kim Moody

The Abandonment of the Jews
America and the Holocaust, 1941–1945

David S. Wyman

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

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

Andrew S. Coopersmith

Myths of Free Trade
Why American Trade Policy Has Failed

Sherrod Brown

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

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

Dana Lindaman, Kyle Ward

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

Frances Fox Piven

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

Ellen Schrecker

Prophets of Protest
Reconsidering the History of American Abolitionism

Timothy Patrick McCarthy, John Stauffer