U.S. History, June 2019 | Academic Best Sellers

The top 20 best-selling titles on U.S. history, as compiled by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO.

Academic Best Seller covers

1. Enemies of the State: The Radical Right in America from FDR to Trump
Mulloy, D.J.
ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD. 2018. ISBN 9781442276512. $34.

2. White Kids: Growing Up with Privilege in a Radically Divided America
Hagerman, Margaret A.
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9781479803682. $30.

3. Unrequited Toil: A History of United States Slavery
Schermerhorn, Calvin.
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9781107027664. $99.99.

4. Deep Roots: How Slavery Still Shapes Southern Politics
Acharya, Avidit.
PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 978069117674.1 $29.95

5. Making All Black Lives Matter: Reimagining Freedom in the Twenty-First Century
Ransby, Barbara.
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780520292703. $85.

6. Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death
Faderman, Lillian.
YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780300222616. $26.

7. Chosen Ones: Black Men and the Politics of Redemption
Jones, Nikki.
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780520288348. $85.

8. Keep the Days: Reading the Civil War Diaries of Southern Women
Stowe, Steven M.
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9781469640952. $90.

9. Colonial Complexions: Race and Bodies in Eighteenth-Century America
Block, Sharon.
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780812250060. $45.

10. Migrant Longing: Letter Writing Across the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands
Chavez-Garcia, Miroslava.
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9781469641027. $90.

11. We Are Dancing for You: Native Feminisms and the Revitalization of Women's Coming-of-Age Ceremonies
Risling Baldy, Cutcha.
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780295743431. $90.

12. Strife of Tongues: The Compromise of 1850 and the Ideological Foundations of the American Civil War
Maizlish, Stephen E.
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780813941196. $45.

13. Crash Course: From the Good War to the Forever War
Franklin, H. Bruce.
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9781978800915. $34.95.

14. Civic Hope: How Ordinary Americans Keep Democracy Alive
Hart, Rodrick P.
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9781108422642. $99.99

15. Paving the Way for Reagan: The Influence of Conservative Media on U.S. Foreign Policy
Jurdem, Laurence R.
UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KENTUCKY. 2018. ISBN 9780813175843. $45.

16. Journey to Freedom: Richard Oakes, Alcatraz, and the Red Power Movement
Blansett, Kent.
YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780300227819. $40.

17. White Working Class: What Everyone Needs to Know
Gest, Justin.
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780190861414. $74.

18. Interrupted Odyssey: Ulysses S. Grant and the American Indians
Stockwell, Mary.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780809336708. $34.50.

19. Empire of the People: Settler Colonialism and the Foundations of Modern Democratic Thought
Dahl, Adam.
UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KANSAS. 2018. ISBN 9780700626069. $45.

20. Jefferson and the Virginians: Democracy, Constitutions, and Empire
Onuf, Peter S.
LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 2018. ISBN 9780807169896. $38.

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