Home > Humanities & Social Sciences > History > American History
American History
Highlight titles
Divider
All titles
Divider
New titles
Divider
Sample Chapters
Divider
Related Journals
Search Cambridge titles
at Google Book Search
on this site
Divider
Advanced Search
Divider
Cambridge Alerts
Receive regular updates of our new titles and special offers.  

American History

Highlight Titles


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

The Oliver Wendell Holmes Devise History of the Supreme Court of the United States 11 Volume Hardback Set
Julius Goebel, Jr, George Lee Haskins, Herbert A. Johnson, G. Edward White, Carl B. Swisher, Charles Fairman, Owen M. Fiss, Alexander M. Bickle, Benno C. Schmidt, William M. Wiecek

This multi-volume work, reprinted by Cambridge University Press, represents a definitive history of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Published October 2010 | 11 Hardback books | ISBN-13:9780521197731 | In stock

Back to top


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

The Oliver Wendell Holmes Devise History of the Supreme Court of the United States Volume 6 Hardback Set
Volume 6 Set
Charles Fairman

These volumes entitled Reconstruction and Reunion, 1864–1888 examine the Supreme Court's history during the reconstruction period.

Published July 2010 | 2 Hardback books | ISBN-13:9780521190022 | In stock

Back to top


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

Law and the Borders of Belonging in the Long Nineteenth Century United States
Barbara Young Welke

This book offers a new paradigm of liberal selfhood and citizenship from the founding of the United States through the 1920s.

Published May 2010 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521152259 | In stock

Back to top


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

Racial Integration in Corporate America, 1940–1990
Jennifer Delton

This is the first book to examine how corporations contributed to integrating racial minorities into the American workplace in the latter half of the twentieth century.

Published December 2009 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521730808 | In stock

Back to top


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

Class Conflict, Slavery, and the United States Constitution
2nd Edition
Edited by Staughton Lynd, Foreword by Robin L. Einhorn

This second edition of Class Conflict, Slavery, and the United States Constitution revisits one of the first studies to identify the importance of slavery to the founding of the American Republic.

Published October 2009 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521132626 | In stock

Back to top


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

The Untilled Garden
Natural History and the Spirit of Conservation in America, 1740–1840
Richard W. Judd

This study traces the origins of conservation thinking in America to the naturalists who explored the middle-western frontier between 1740 and 1840.

Published September 2009 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521729840 | In stock

Back to top


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

John Brown's War against Slavery
Robert E. McGlone

McGlone reconstructs John Brown's aborted 'war' to free the 3.8 million slaves in the American South before the Civil War.

Published August 2009 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521514439 | In stock

Back to top


spacer
Add to basket
spacer

The Third Reich in the Ivory Tower
Complicity and Conflict on American Campuses
Stephen H. Norwood

This is the first systematic exploration of the nature and extent of sympathy for Nazi Germany at American universities.

Published August 2009 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521762434 | In stock

Back to top