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226. Cover image for 'Risk Culture'
Performance and Danger in Early America
Joseph Fichtelberg

Close textual analysis explores the culture of risk in our country's early days

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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Risk Culture"
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Civil Rights in Multiracial America
Kim M. Williams
The little-known story of the struggle to include a multiracial category on the U.S. census, and the profound changes it wrought in the American political landscape
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Mark One or More"
228. Cover image for 'Transcribing Class and Gender'
Masculinity and Femininity in Nineteenth-Century Courts and Offices
Carole Srole

Examines the historical roots of clerical work and the role that class and gender played in determining professional status

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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Transcribing Class and Gender"
229. Cover image for 'Origins of Liberal Dominance'
State, Church, and Party in Nineteenth-Century Europe
Andrew C. Gould
Explores the rise of liberalism and the development of modern political institutions in Europe
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Origins of Liberal Dominance"
230. Cover image for 'Baroque Horrors'
Roots of the Fantastic in the Age of Curiosities
David R. Castillo
Exploring the historical roots of horror in the modern age
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Baroque Horrors"
231. Cover image for 'Building the Cold War Consensus'
The Political Economy of U.S. National Security Policy, 1949-51
Benjamin O. Fordham
Explains the basis in domestic politics of the political consensus in support of large defense spending in the early stages of the Cold War
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Building the Cold War Consensus"
232. Cover image for 'From Revolution to War'
State Relations in a World of Change
Patrick J. Conge
Explores the relationship between war and revolution
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "From Revolution to War"
233. Cover image for 'Lenin's Last Struggle'
New Edition
Moshe Lewin
New edition of the classic Lenin biography
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Lenin's Last Struggle"
234. Cover image for 'Czecho/Slovakia'
Ethnic Conflict, Constitutional Fissure, Negotiated Breakup
Eric Stein
Describes the peaceful breakup of the Czechoslovak Federation
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Czecho/Slovakia"
235. Cover image for 'The German Problem Transformed'
Institutions, Politics, and Foreign Policy, 1945-1995
Thomas Banchoff
A systematic examination of Germany's post-reunification foreign policy from a broader historical and analytical perspective
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The German Problem Transformed"
236. Cover image for 'Triumph of the Fatherland'
German Unification and the Marginalization of Women
Brigitte Young
Tells the story of the women who fought for a voice in the construction of a German state system
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Triumph of the Fatherland"
237. Cover image for 'Martin Luther King'
Godfrey Hodgson
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Martin Luther King"
238. Cover image for 'Defending Diversity'
Affirmative Action at the University of Michigan
Patricia Gurin, Jeffrey S. Lehman, and Earl Lewis, with Eric L. Dey, Gerald Gurin, and Sylvia Hurtado
The first major book to argue in favor of affirmative action in higher education since Bowen and Bok's The Shape of the River
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Defending Diversity"
239. Cover image for 'Grassroots at the Gateway'
Class Politics and Black Freedom Struggle in St. Louis, 1936-75
Clarence Lang

Offers a new conceptualization of black workingclass participation in the civil rights movement

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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Grassroots at the Gateway"
240. Cover image for 'Making Israel'
Benny Morris, Editor
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Making Israel"
241. Cover image for 'The Economy of Prostitution in the Roman World'
A Study of Social History and the Brothel
Thomas A. J. McGinn
An in-depth study of the different venues for the sale of sex in the Roman world
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Economy of Prostitution in the Roman World"
242. Cover image for 'Ellery's Protest'
How One Young Man Defied Tradition and Sparked the Battle over School Prayer
Stephen D. Solomon
An engrossing story of one of the landmark cases in First Amendment history
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Ellery's Protest"
243. Cover image for 'Beyond Berlin'
Twelve German Cities Confront the Nazi Past
Gavriel D. Rosenfeld and Paul B. Jaskot, Editors
A compelling exploration of the myriad ways in which German cities have confronted their Nazi pasts
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Beyond Berlin"
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The Story of Camille, Lessons Unlearned from America's Most Violent Hurricane
Ernest Zebrowski and Judith A. Howard
The epic story of the real victims of a perfect storm—overwhelmingly the poor—left behind in the aftermath of a deadly hurricane
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Category 5"
245. Cover image for 'Publishing the Prince'
History, Reading, and the Birth of Political Criticism
Jacob Soll
An in-depth look at how Renaissance reading practices set the basis for Enlightenment political criticism
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Publishing the Prince"
246. Cover image for 'Ann Arbor Observed'
Selections from Then and Now
Grace Shackman
A quarter-century compilation of articles about the history of Ann Arbor from the Ann Arbor Observer
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Ann Arbor Observed"
247. Cover image for 'The Invention of Coinage and the Monetization of Ancient Greece'
David M. Schaps
Reveals how the concept of money did not materialize until the invention of Greek coinage
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Invention of Coinage and the Monetization of Ancient Greece"
248. Cover image for 'Jerusalem Besieged'
From Ancient Canaan to Modern Israel
Eric H. Cline
A sweeping history of four thousand years of struggle for control of one city
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Jerusalem Besieged"
249. Cover image for 'Louie Louie'
The History and Mythology of the World's Most Famous Rock 'n Roll Song; Including the Full Details of Its Torture and Persecution at the Hands of the Kingsmen, J. Edgar Hoover's FBI, and a Cast of Millions; and Introducing for the First Time Anywhere, the
Dave Marsh
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Louie Louie"
250. Cover image for 'Race and the Politics of Welfare Reform'
Sanford F. Schram, Joe Soss, and Richard C. Fording, Editors
A searching and succinct restatement of the many ways race and American racial attitudes affect how we talk about the poor—and how we handle the problem of poverty relief
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Race and the Politics of Welfare Reform"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

UMP is pleased to provide customers an easy, convenient, and environmentally-friendly way to buy and read great books. For more information on how to order Ebooks, visit our Ordering page.


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