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  1. For Brotherhood and Duty

    For Brotherhood and Duty: The Civil War History of the West Point Class of 1862 [Paperback]

    Brian R. McEnany (Author)

    £34.00

    ISBN: 9780813174013
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    Series: American Warriors Series
    During the tense months leading up to the American Civil War, the cadets at the United States Military Academy at West Point continued their education even as the nation threatened to dissolve around them. Students from both the North and South st... .... Learn More
  2. The Christmas Truce

    The Christmas Truce: Myth, Memory, and the First World War [Paperback]

    Terri Blom Crocker (Author); Peter Grant (Author)

    £19.00

    ISBN: 9780813174020
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    In late December 1914, German and British soldiers on the western front initiated a series of impromptu, unofficial ceasefires. Enlisted men across No Man's Land abandoned their trenches and crossed enemy lines to sing carols, share food and cigar... .... Learn More
  3. Remembering The Battle of the Crater

    Remembering The Battle of the Crater: War as Murder [Paperback]

    Kevin M. Levin (Author)

    £19.00

    ISBN: 9780813169729
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    Series: New Directions in Southern History
    The battle of the Crater is known as one of the Civil War's bloodiest struggles - a Union loss with combined casualties of 5,000, many of whom were members of the United States Colored Troops (USCT) under Union Brigadier General Edward Ferrero. Th... .... Learn More
  4. Caddo Landscapes in the East Texas Forests

    Caddo Landscapes in the East Texas Forests [Paperback]

    Tim Perttula (Author)

    £38.00

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    ISBN: 9781785705762
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: American Landscapes
    In this major, highly illustrated, new study Tim Perttula explores the cultural and social landscape of the Caddo Indian peoples (hayaanuh) for about 1000 years between ca. A.D. 850-1850. There were continual changes in the character and extent of... .... Learn More
  5. Antiquarianisms

    Antiquarianisms: Contact, Conflict, Comparison [Paperback]

    Benjamin Anderson (Editor); Felipe Rojas (Editor)

    £35.00

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    ISBN: 9781785706844
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Joukowsky Institute Publication
    Volume: 8
    Antiquarianism and collecting have been associated intimately with European imperial and colonial enterprises, although both existed long before the early modern period and both were (and continue to be) practiced in places other than Europe. Scho... .... Learn More
  6. Alpha Phi Alpha

    Alpha Phi Alpha: A Legacy of Greatness, the Demands of Transcendence [Paperback]

    Gregory S. Parks (Editor); Y. Sekou Bermiss (Other); Felix Armfield (Other); Stefan M. Bradley (Editor); Kenneth Clarke (Other)

    £26.50

    ISBN: 9780813169743
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    On December 4, 1906, on Cornell University's campus, seven black men founded one of the greatest and most enduring organizations in American history. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. has brought together and shaped such esteemed men as Martin Luthe... .... Learn More
  7. Black Greek-letter Organizations in the Twenty-First Century

    Black Greek-letter Organizations in the Twenty-First Century: Our Fight Has Just Begun [Paperback]

    Gregory S. Parks (Editor); Julianne Malveaux (Author); Marc Morial (Other)

    £26.50

    ISBN: 9780813169750
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    During the twentieth century, black Greek-Letter organizations (BGLOs) united college students dedicated to excellence, fostered kinship, and uplifted African Americans. Members of these organizations include remarkable and influential individuals... .... Learn More
  8. The Connecticut Prison Association and the Search for Reformatory Justice

    The Connecticut Prison Association and the Search for Reformatory Justice [Hardback]

    Gordon S. Bates (Author)

    £36.00

    ISBN: 9780819576767
    Published by : Wesleyan University Press
    Series: The Driftless Connecticut Series & Garnet Books
    The Connecticut Prison Association and the Search for Reformatory Justice looks at the role the Connecticut Prison Association played in the formation of the state’s criminal justice system. Now organized under the name Community Partners in Actio... .... Learn More
  9. Faith in Black Power

    Faith in Black Power: Religion, Race, and Resistance in Cairo, Illinois [Hardback]

    Kerry Pimblott (Author)

    £34.00

    ISBN: 9780813168821
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    Series: Civil Rights and the Struggle for Black Equality in the Twentieth Century
    In 1969, nineteen-year-old Robert Hunt was found dead in the Cairo, Illinois, police station. The white authorities ruled the death a suicide, but many members of the African American community believed that Hunt had been murdered - a sentiment th... .... Learn More
  10. Nixon's Back Channel to Moscow

    Nixon's Back Channel to Moscow: Confidential Diplomacy and Détente [Hardback]

    Richard A. Moss (Author); James Stavridis (Author)

    £34.00

    ISBN: 9780813167879
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    Series: Studies in Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace
    Most Americans consider détente - the reduction of tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union - to be among the Nixon administration's most significant foreign policy successes. The diplomatic back channel that national security advis... .... Learn More

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