Chad E. Statler

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The Power Worshippers: Inside the Dangerous Rise of Religious Nationalism

A must-read for those interested in the influence of religion on politics and the effects on our political institutions.

A House in the Mountains

Recommended for those interested in World War II and women’s history.
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Educated for Freedom: The Incredible Story of Two Fugitive Schoolboys Who Grew Up To Change a Nation

A must-read for those interested in antebellum African American life and education.

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Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War

The actions of freed slaves and other African Americans are given considerable attention; however, since the work is mainly concerned with the Eastern theatre, the war’s lasting impact on Native populations is neglected. Still, history and Civil War enthusiasts will find much to engage with in Gwynne’s latest book.

American Radicals: How Nineteenth-Century Protest Shaped the Nation

Readers interested in the history of social and radical movements, along with antebellum history, will find much to enjoy.

The Battle of the Negro Fort: The Rise and Fall of a Fugitive Slave Community

A must-read for those interested in early American republic history.

Without a Prayer: The Death of Lucas Leonard and How One Church Became a Cult

Readers interested in true crime and cults will be enthralled by this expertly rendered tale of extremism.

The Cigarette: A Political History

Milov’s history will be of great interest to those interested in political history and the interactions between the government and industry.

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The Great Partnership: Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, and the Fate of the Confederacy

Readers interested in the American Civil War and its leaders will find much to enjoy in this fresh, new interpretation.

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