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Gettysburg ReligionRefinement, Diversity, and Race in the Antebellum and Civil War Border North

Gettysburg Religion: Refinement, Diversity, and Race in the Antebellum and Civil War Border North

Steve Longenecker

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823255191
eISBN:
9780823261093
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255191.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This book argues that the religious history of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding area, the Border North, was particularly modern for its time and reveals much about larger American ... More

The Great Task Remaining Before UsReconstruction as America's Continuing Civil War

The Great Task Remaining Before Us: Reconstruction as America's Continuing Civil War

Paul A. Cimbala and Randall M. Miller (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232024
eISBN:
9780823240494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232024.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Through informative case studies, this illuminating book remaps considerations of the Civil War and reconstruction era by charting the ways in which the needs, interests, and ... More

Heartbeats in the MuckThe History, Sea Life, and Environment of New York Harbor, Revised Edition

Heartbeats in the Muck: The History, Sea Life, and Environment of New York Harbor, Revised Edition

John Waldman

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780823249855
eISBN:
9780823252589
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823249855.001.0001
Subject:
History, Environmental History

New York Harbor is a sprawling network of tidal bays, inlets, channels, and creeks set within both the broader Hudson Estuary and the urban matrix of New York City. Many natural habitats may be ... More

The Historical UncannyDisability, Ethnicity, and the Politics of Holocaust Memory

The Historical Uncanny: Disability, Ethnicity, and the Politics of Holocaust Memory

Susanne C. Knittel

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823262786
eISBN:
9780823266500
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823262786.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Historical Uncanny explores the ways in which cultural memories that pose uncomfortable challenges to the self-understanding of the remembering public are often systematically disregarded. The ... More

A History of the Negro Troops in the War of the Rebellion, 1861–1865

A History of the Negro Troops in the War of the Rebellion, 1861–1865

George Washington Williams

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780823233854
eISBN:
9780823240807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233854.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This book (originally published in 1887) remains a classic text in African American literature and Civil War history. In it, George Washington Williams, who served in the U. S. Colored Troops, tells ... More

Hungary in World War IICaught in the Cauldron

Hungary in World War II: Caught in the Cauldron

Deborah S. Cornelius

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823233434
eISBN:
9780823241767
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233434.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The story of Hungary's participation in World War II is part of a much larger story—one that has never before been fully recounted for a non-Hungarian readership. The dismemberment of the Hungarian ... More

In the Name of ItalyNation, Family, and Patriotism in a Fascist Court

In the Name of Italy: Nation, Family, and Patriotism in a Fascist Court

Maura Hametz

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243396
eISBN:
9780823243433
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243396.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Through the lens of the court case of Luigia Paulovich, a legal appeal filed with Administrative Court of the Council of State against the Prefect of Trieste in 1931, In the Name of Italy: Nation, ... More

Italian Women and International Cold War Politics, 1944-1968

Italian Women and International Cold War Politics, 1944-1968

Wendy Pojmann

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823245604
eISBN:
9780823252688
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245604.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

The women of the Socialist/Communist Unione Donne Italiane and the lay Catholic Centro Italiano Femminile are the protagonists in this study that examines the relationship between national Italian ... More

Lincoln and LeadershipMilitary, Political, and Religious Decision Making

Lincoln and Leadership: Military, Political, and Religious Decision Making

Randall M. Miller (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243440
eISBN:
9780823243488
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243440.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This book of original essays on “Lincoln and Leadership,” by leading Lincoln and Civil War scholars, explores Lincoln’s understandings and uses of leadership during the Civil War. The essays focus ... More

The Lincoln AssassinationCrime and Punishment, Myth and Memory A Lincoln Forum Book

The Lincoln Assassination: Crime and Punishment, Myth and Memory A Lincoln Forum Book

Harold Holzer, Craig L. Symonds, and Frank J. Williams (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232260
eISBN:
9780823240784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232260.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The assassination of President Abraham Lincoln remains one of the most prominent events in U.S. history. It continues to attract enormous and intense interest from scholars, writers, and armchair ... More

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