History: American History

  • The Routledge Companion to Transnational American Studies book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Transnational American Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nina Morgan, Alfred Hornung, Takayuki Tatsumi

    The Routledge Companion to Transnational American Studies provides scholars and students of American Studies with theoretical and applied essays that help to define Transnational American Studies as a discipline and practice. In more than 30 essays, the volume offers a history of the concept of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
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    Routledge Literature Companions

  • Writings on Black Women of the Diaspora: History, Language, and Identity book cover

    Writings on Black Women of the Diaspora

    History, Language, and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Lean'tin Bracks

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
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    Crosscurrents in African American History

  • The Routledge History of American Sport book cover

    The Routledge History of American Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Linda J. Borish, David K. Wiggins, Gerald R. Gems

    The Routledge History of American Sport provides the first comprehensive overview of historical research in American sport from the early Colonial period to the present day. Considering sport through innovative themes and topics such as the business of sport, material culture and sport, the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
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    Routledge Histories

  • The Routledge History of Gender, War, and the U.S. Military book cover

    The Routledge History of Gender, War, and the U.S. Military

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kara D. Vuic

    The Routledge History of Gender, War, and the U.S. Military is the first examination of the interdisciplinary, intersecting fields of gender studies and the history of the United States military. In twenty-one original essays, the contributors tackle themes including gendering the "other," gender…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
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  • The Routledge History of Queer America book cover

    The Routledge History of Queer America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Don Romesburg

    The Routledge History of Queer America presents the first comprehensive synthesis of the rapidly developing field of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer US history. Featuring nearly thirty chapters on essential subjects and themes from colonial times through the present, this collection…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
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  • The Inter-American Human Rights System: The Law and Politics of Institutional Change book cover

    The Inter-American Human Rights System

    The Law and Politics of Institutional Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Par Engstrom, Courtney Hillebrecht

    At the time of the adoption of the American Declaration on the Rights and Duties of Man in 1948, there was little indication that the Declaration would ultimately yield a highly institutionalized system comprised of a quasi-judicial Inter-American Commission and an authoritative Inter-American…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09
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  • The British and French in the Atlantic 1650-1800: Comparisons and Contrasts book cover

    The British and French in the Atlantic 1650-1800

    Comparisons and Contrasts, 1st Edition

    By Gwenda Morgan, Peter Rushton

    The British and French in the Atlantic 1650-1800 provides a comprehensive history of this complex period and explores the contrasting worlds of the British and the French Empires as they strove to develop new societies in the Americas. Charting the volatile relationship between the British and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-03
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    Seminar Studies

  • Musicians' Migratory Patterns: The African Drum as Symbol in Early America book cover

    Musicians' Migratory Patterns: The African Drum as Symbol in Early America

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Johnson

    Musicians’ Migratory Patterns: The African Drum as Symbol in Early America questions the ban that was placed on the African drum in early America. It shows the functional use of the drum for celebrations, weddings, funerals, religious ceremonies, and nonviolent communication. The assumption that "…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31
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    CMS Cultural Expressions in Music

  • The School in the United States: A Documentary History book cover

    The School in the United States

    A Documentary History, 4th Edition

    Edited by James W. Fraser

    The School in the United States collects a wide range of essential primary documents of the history of education in the United States, from colonial America to present-day reform efforts. Expertly chosen by historian and education scholar James Fraser, these documents incorporate many different…

    Paperback – 2019-03-29
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  • Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America, 1763 – 1912 book cover

    Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America, 1763 – 1912

    1st Edition

    By S.C Johnson

    First published in 1913, this valuable and scholarly work is an account of the flow of population from the British Isles to the United States and Canada during the nineteenth century and the author’s extensive researches into government reports and papers has brought together a great deal of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Conservative Movement and the Vietnam War: The Other Side of Vietnam book cover

    The Conservative Movement and the Vietnam War

    The Other Side of Vietnam, 1st Edition

    By Seth Offenbach

    The Vietnam War was the central political issue of the 1960s and 1970s. This study by Seth Offenbach explains how the conflict shaped modern conservatism. The war caused disputes between the pro-war anti-communists right and libertarian conservatives who opposed the war. At the same time, Christian…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
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    Routledge Advances in American History

  • America's Vietnam War and Its French Connection book cover

    America's Vietnam War and Its French Connection

    1st Edition

    By Frank Cain

    That America was drawn into the Vietnam War by the French has been recognized, but rarely explored. This book analyzes the years from 1945 with the French military reconquest of Vietnam until 1963 with the execution of the French-endorsed dictator, Ngo Dinh Diem, demonstrating how the US should not…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20
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