African American Studies
A wry account of the road from Harvard scholarship student to ordination as northern Thailand's first black Buddhist nun.
The secret life of the sensational woman behind the Morgan masterpieces, who lit up New York society.
A nearly forgotten Civil War episode is restored to history in this masterful account.
A study of African-American workers empowered and partly liberated by their skills.
First published in 1974, Fogel and Engerman's groundbreaking book reexamined the economic foundations of American slavery, marking "the start of a new period of slavery scholarship and some searching revisions of a national tradition" (C. Vann Woodward, New York Review of Books).