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  • 9780393312867 72

    Telling the Truth about History

    Joyce Appleby, Lynn Hunt, Margaret Jacob

    Paperback

    "A fascinating historiographical essay. . . . An unusually lucid and inclusive explication of what it ultimately at stake in the culture wars over the nature, goals, and efficacy of history as a discipline."—Booklist

  • 9780393312188 72

    Time on the Cross: The Economics of American Slavery

    Robert William Fogel, Stanley L. Engerman

    Paperback

    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).

  • 9780393312195 72

    Without Consent or Contract: The Rise and Fall of American Slavery

    Robert William Fogel

    Paperback

    "[Fogel's] exceedingly careful testing of all possible sources and his pioneering methodological approach have allowed [him] both to increase our knowledge of an institutions operation and disintegration and to renew our methods of research." —from the citation to Robert William Fogel for the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences

  • 9780393311983 72

    Before the Industrial Revolution: European Society and Economy, 1000-1700

    Carlo M. Cipolla

    Third Edition

    Paperback

    The Third Edition includes substantial revisions and new material throughout the book that will secure its standing as the most useful history available of preindustrial Europe.

  • 9780393311341 72

    Anxious Decades: America in Prosperity and Depression, 1920-1941

    Michael E. Parrish

    Paperback

    "Impressively detailed. . . . An authoritative and epic overview."—Publishers Weekly