all ebooks in category: U.S. State & Local History

Blue and Gray on the Border : The Rio Grande Valley Civil War Trail
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1623496829 | 228 Pages | PDF | 94 MB

Runner-up, 2019 Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Book Award, sponsored by the Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Association (TOMFRA) Most general histories of …

New York Exposed: The Gilded Age Police Scandal that Launched the Progressive Era
ISBN: 0199837007 | 416 pages | PDF | May 5, 2016 | English | 2.64 Mb

New York Exposed offers a narrative history of the first major crusade to clean up Gotham. Daniel Czitrom does full justice to this spellbinding story …

A Portrait in Four Movements : The Chicago Symphony Under Barenboim, Boulez, Haitink, and Muti
English | 2019 | ISBN: 022660991X | 272 Pages | PDF | 1.48 MB

“Playing in an orchestra in an intelligent way is the best school for democracy.”—Daniel Barenboim The Chicago Symphony Orchestra has been led by a storied …

The Browning of the New South
English | 2019 | ISBN: 022660098X | 307 Pages | PDF | 1.52 MB

Studies of immigration to the United States have traditionally focused on a few key states and urban centers, but recent shifts in nonwhite settlement mean …

Redeeming La Raza: Transborder Modernity, Race, Respectability, and Rights
English | ISBN: 0190909625 | 2018 | 280 pages | PDF | 18 MB

The transborder modernization of Mexico and the American Southwest during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries transformed the lives of ethnic Mexicans across the …

«Gang Green: An Irreverent Look Behind the Scenes» by Gerald Eskenazi
English | ISBN: 9781439141786 | EPUB | 1.8 MB

Question: What is the only team dating back to the 1970 AFL-NFL merger that has yet to win a division title? Question: What is the …

«The 188th Crybaby Brigade: A Skinny Jewish Kid from Chicago Fights Hezbollah – A Memoir» by Joel Chasnoff
English | ISBN: 9781439171806 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Look at me. Do you see me? Do you see me in my olive-green uniform, beret, and shiny black boots? Do you see the assault …

Peckuwe 1780: The Revolutionary War on the Ohio River Frontier (Osprey Campaign 327)
2018 | ISBN: 1472828844 | English | 97 Pages | True PDF | 33 MB

Sacred Ground: The Cemeteries of New Orleans
English | October 8th, 2019 | ISBN: 1616898216 | 192 pages | EPUB | 32.35 MB

Sacred Ground is a sumptuous photographic portrait of New Orleans's legendary cemeteries. Robert S. Brantley celebrates the otherworldly landscapes, intricate ironwork, evocative memorials, and stately …

Dream City: Creation, Destruction, and Reinvention in Downtown Detroit (The MIT Press)
English | May 17th, 2019 | ISBN: 0262039346 | 457 pages | True PDF | 11.17 MB

Tracing two centuries of rise, fall, and rebirth in the heart of downtown Detroit. Downtown Detroit is in the midst of an astonishing rebirth. Its …