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  • Erotic Mysticism

    Erotic Mysticism
    av Nancy LaGreca

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469630779

    Modernismo, Latin America's first homegrown literary movement, has garnered critical attention for its political and social import during a time of intense nation building and efforts to propel the region into modernity. LaGreca's Erotic Mysticism…

  • The Light That Shines

    The Light That Shines
    av Robert Burton House

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807878798

    University Chancellor Emeritus House has been involved with the university and Chapel Hill for over half a century. The focus of this series of reminiscent articles is on his college generation, with a few backward and forward glances. These sketche…

  • A Case for the Case Study

    A Case for the Case Study

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807843215

    Since the end of World War II, social science research has become increasingly quantitative in nature. A Case for the Case Study provides a rationale for an alternative to quantitative reserach: the close investigation of single instances of social…

  • Jean Rhys's Historical Imagination

    Jean Rhys's Historical Imagination
    av Veronica Marie Gregg

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807821961

    As the foremost white West Indian writer of this century and author of the widely acclaimed novel "Wide Sargasso Sea," Jean Rhys (1890-1979) has attracted much critical attention, most often from the perspective of gender analysis. Veronica Gregg ex…

  • The Ultimate North Carolina Quiz Book

    The Ultimate North Carolina Quiz Book
    av Lew Powell

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807848258

    A winning blend of entertainment and enlightenment, this little book is guaranteed to put your knowledge of North Carolina trivia to the test. The Ultimate North Carolina Quiz Book brings together more than 500 questions and answers on all aspects o…

  • Dear Papa, Dear Charley: Volume III

    Dear Papa, Dear Charley: Volume III

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469628455

    This compelling collection of correspondence between a father and a son documents the history of eighteenth-century America through the intimate story of a family and the journey from boyhood to political prominence of its most illustrious member, C…

  • Andean Cocaine

    Andean Cocaine
    av Paul Gootenberg

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807859056

    This is a new view of cocaine's expansive history.Illuminating a hidden and fascinating chapter in the history of globalization, Paul Gootenberg chronicles the rise of one of the most spectacular and now illegal Latin American exports: cocaine.Goote…

  • Enterprising Women

    Enterprising Women
    av Virginia G. Drachman

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807854297

    Meet Katherine Goddard, owner of a print shop and publisher of the first signed copy of the Declaration of Independence; meet Madam C. J. Walker, whose hair care products brought her from her slave parents' dilapidated cabin to her own Hudson River…

  • Germany's Cold War

    Germany's Cold War
    av William Glenn Gray

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469614717

    Using newly available material from both sides of the Iron Curtain, William Glenn Gray explores West Germany's efforts to prevent international acceptance of East Germany as a legitimate state following World War II. Unwilling to accept the division…

  • Six Essays on the Young German Novel

    Six Essays on the Young German Novel
    av Jeffrey L. Sammons

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469658292

    In this study of the prose fiction of Das Junge Deutschland, the internal stresses and paradoxes of specific texts are examined and special attention is devoted to the unfulfilled strivings toward realism. Following an introduction to the young Germ…

  • Studies in Romance Lexicology, Based on a Collection of Late Latin Documents from Ravenna (A.D. 445-700)

    Studies in Romance Lexicology, Based on a Collection of Late Latin Documents from Ravenna (A.D. 445-700)
    av Charles Merritt Carlton

    Häftad - 1965 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807890547

    Carlton studies in detail some forty words that he has found in the texts published by Tjader in his Die nichtliterarischen lateinischen Papyri Italiens aus der Zeit 445-700, vol. I (Lund, 1955).

  • Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians

    Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469621203

    A resource for all who teach and study history, this book illuminates the unmistakable centrality of American Indian history to the full sweep of American history. The nineteen essays gathered in this collaboratively produced volume, written by lead…

  • Friedrich Hebbel's Conception of Movement in the Absolute and in History

    Friedrich Hebbel's Conception of Movement in the Absolute and in History
    av Sten G. Flygt

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469657509

    Flygt undertakes an analysis first of Hebbel's writings on social and historical progress in his letters and diaries and then of his plays, in order to draw conclusions on Hebbel's conception of movement. Noting oscillations throughout Hebbel's life…

  • A Good Southerner

    A Good Southerner
    av Craig M. Simpson

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807849446

    Wise (1806-1876) was extremely active on the Virginia and national political scene from the early 1830s to the mid-1860s, drawing popular support because of his projection of hopefulness and energy. Regarded as eccentric, Wise is given, in this stud…

  • Itinerario di amore

    Itinerario di amore
    av Margherita de Bonfils Templer

    Häftad - 1974 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807891346

    Contents: Pregnanza di significati e carattere della Vita Nuova; Vide cor tuum; Simulacra; Ego tanquam; Considerazioni sullo svolgimento di Amore nei capitoli XIII-XVIII della Vita Nuova e sul significato d'ispirazione poetica con riferimento al can…

  • Mothers and Strangers

    Mothers and Strangers

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469651675

    In this anthology of creative nonfiction, twenty-eight writers set out to discover what they know, and don't know, about the person they call Mother. Celebrated writers Lee Smith and Samia Serageldin have curated a diverse and insightful collection…

  • The Response to Prostitution in the Progressive Era

    The Response to Prostitution in the Progressive Era
    av Mark Thomas Connelly

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807865217

    During the opening decades of the twentieth century, highly visible red-light districts occupied entire sections of many American cities. Prostitution, still euphemistically referred to as the ""social evil,"" became one of the dominant social issue…

  • Blasphemy

    Blasphemy
    av Leonard W. Levy

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807845158

    Leonard Levy traces the varied meanings of blasphemy throughout Western law. He argues that while past sanctions against the crime have inhibited all manner of cultural, political, scientific, and literary expression, we also pay a price for our ext…

  • Song in the Wilderness

    Song in the Wilderness
    av Paul Green

    Inbunden - 1947 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807804995

    This work is a cantata for chorus and orchestra, with baritone solo, celebrating the pioneers who settled the American wilderness. In his poem, Green has given us the finer spirit of the ancestors of many native Americans throughout the republic. Ch…

  • 2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

    2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469639017

    The North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual provides extension specialists and agents, researchers, and professionals in the agriculture industry with information on the selection, application, and safe and proper use of agricultural chemicals.…

  • Work and Labor in Early America

    Work and Labor in Early America

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807842362

    Ten leading scholars of early American social history here examine the nature of work and labor in America from 1614 to 1820. The authors scrutinize work diaries, private and public records, and travelers' accounts. Subjects include farmers, farmwiv…

  • The South in Black and White

    The South in Black and White
    av McKay Jenkins

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807847770

    If the nation as a whole during the 1940s was halfway between the Great Depression of the 1930s and the postwar prosperity of the 1950s, the South found itself struggling through an additional transition, one bound up in an often violent reworking o…

  • A Theory of Political Decision Modes

    A Theory of Political Decision Modes
    av Jurg Steiner

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807836668

    The authors present a new theory of decision-making that provides modes that can be used to describe such widely diverse political entities as the British cabinet, a Quaker meeting, or a village meeting in the Sudan. By studying the Free Democratic…

  • William Plumer of New Hampshire, 1759-1830

    William Plumer of New Hampshire, 1759-1830
    av Lynn Warren Turner

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807838433

    This biography of William Plumer--New Hampshire lawyer, politician, senator, and governor--furnishes unique insight into state, local, and national politics in the formative period of party development. Plumer was an important participant in the Ame…

  • The Bright Tobacco Industry, 1860-1929

    The Bright Tobacco Industry, 1860-1929
    av Nannie M. Tilley

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807879535

    This study is concerned with the cultivation, marketing, and manufacture of Bright Tobacco--technically called flue-cured tobacco--in the Virginia-Carolina area and its subsequent expansion into Georgia. The author discusses many aspects of the indu…

  • The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

    The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807858752

    This work documents the evolution of southern literature.Offering a comprehensive view of the South's literary landscape, past and present, this volume of ""The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture"" celebrates the region's ever-flourishing literary…

  • Comprehensive Physical Science Laboratory Manual

    Comprehensive Physical Science Laboratory Manual
    av Alexander Umantsev

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469624365

    This is a laboratory manual for a one-semester college physical science course. The purpose of this manual is to familiarize students with some of the fundamental concepts of physical science by providing the opportunity to test experimentally the t…

  • Charles Nodier

    Charles Nodier
    av Sarah Fore Bell

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807890950

    This is a critical bibliography of the Nodier studies and editions of his works that appeared between 1923 and 1967. Part I presents a chronological bibliography of studies on Nodier and annotates each entry. Part II comprises a tentative list of th…

  • John Brown's Body

    John Brown's Body
    av Franny Nudelman

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807855577

    Singing ""John Brown's Body"" as they marched to war, Union soldiers sought to steel themselves in the face of impending death. As the bodies of these soldiers accumulated in the wake of battle, writers, artists, and politicians extolled their death…

  • The Salmon King of Oregon

    The Salmon King of Oregon
    av Gordon B. Dodds

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807878392

    Robert D. Hume, capitalist, pioneer in the development of the salmon-canning industry of the Pacific Coast, and one of America's first conservationists, was an entrepreneur whose activities illustrate much about the economy, politics, and society of…

  • Scotch-Irish

    Scotch-Irish
    av James G. Leyburn

    Inbunden - 1962 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807808436

  • Ghost Ship of Diamond Shoals

    Ghost Ship of Diamond Shoals
    av Bland Simpson

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807856178

    The extraordinary wreck of a majestic ship, a mysteriously missing crew, a message in a bottle, the lost captain's determined daughter - these are all elements of a great sea yarn, and one that happens to be true. Bland Simpson weaves them together…

  • To Print the News and Raise Hell!

    To Print the News and Raise Hell!
    av Justin E. Walsh

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807879580

    This lively study of the newspaper career of Wilbur F. Storey spotlights one of the most bizarre and raucous chapters in the history of American journalism. Who else in the history of American journalism could boast of suppression by the U.S. Army o…

  • The Law's Conscience

    The Law's Conscience
    av Peter Charles Hoffer

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807842942

    The Law's Conscience is a history of equity in Anglo-American juris-prudence from the inception of the chancellor's court in medieval England to the recent civil rights and affirmative action decisions of the United States Supreme Court. Peter Hoffe…

  • Essays on William Chambers Coker, Passionate Botanist

    Essays on William Chambers Coker, Passionate Botanist

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780972160001

    In this collection of biographical essays, Mary Coker Joslin chronicles the many contributions of William Chambers Coker (1872-1953) as a creative scientist, an infectious teacher, a practical landscape designer, an editor, and a writer whose influe…

  • Sweatshops at Sea

    Sweatshops at Sea
    av Leon Fink

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469613697

    As the main artery of international commerce, merchant shipping was the world's first globalised industry, often serving as a vanguard for issues touching on labour recruiting, the employment relationship, and regulatory enforcement that crossed nat…

  • A Philosophical Commentary on the Politics of Aristotle

    A Philosophical Commentary on the Politics of Aristotle
    av Peter L. Phillips Simpson

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807853573

    The ""Politics"", Aristotle's classic work on the nature of political community, had been a touchstone of Western debates about society and government. This volume presents an analysis of the logical structure of the entire text and each of its cons…

  • 2019 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

    2019 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469652290

    The North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual provides extension specialists and agents, researchers, and professionals in the agriculture industry with information on the selection, application, and safe and proper use of agricultural chemicals.…

  • The Parlement of Paris, 1774-1789

    The Parlement of Paris, 1774-1789
    av Bailey S. Stone

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807897904

    Stone portrays the members of this great court of law as strategically situated individuals who worked to advance their own corporate pretentions while simultaneously advocating a precarious balance of monarchical, aristocratic, middle-class, and po…

  • Universal Education in the South

    Universal Education in the South
    av Charles Williams Dabney

    Inbunden - 1936 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807802212

    This study is a detailed history of men and movements in southern education and is based largely upon first-hand information. In Volume I, the author tells the story of the long struggle for public schools. Volume II tells of the origin and developm…

  • Hoppin' John's Lowcountry Cooking

    Hoppin' John's Lowcountry Cooking
    av John Martin Taylor

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807837252

    At oyster roasts and fancy cotillions, in fish camps and cutting-edge restaurants, the people of South Carolina gather to enjoy one of America's most distinctive cuisines--the delicious, inventive fare of the Lowcountry. In his classic Hoppin' John'…

  • Bucolic Metaphors

    Bucolic Metaphors
    av Rosilie Hernandez-pecoraro

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807892916

    An in-depth examination of the cultural functions of the pastoral in Spain, this study of Montemayor's "La Diana" and Cervantes's pastoral texts moves away from studies that consider this literature as purely escapist and imitative. Rosilie Hernndez…

  • Congo Love Song

    Congo Love Song
    av Ira Dworkin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469632711

    In his 1903 hit ""Congo Love Song,"" James Weldon Johnson recounts a sweet if seemingly generic romance between two young Africans. While the song's title may appear consistent with that narrative, it also invokes the site of King Leopold II of Belg…

  • Decolonizing Feminisms

    Decolonizing Feminisms
    av Laura E. Donaldson

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807843826

    Donaldson presents new paradigms of interpretation that help to bring the often oppositional stances of First versus Third World and traditional versus postmodern feminism into a more constructive relationship. She situates contemporary theoretical…

  • War! What Is It Good For?

    War! What Is It Good For?
    av Kimberley L. Phillips

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469613895

    African Americans' long campaign for ""the right to fight"" forced Harry Truman to issue his 1948 executive order calling for equality of treatment and opportunity in the armed forces. In War! What Is It Good For?, Kimberley Phillips examines how bl…

  • The General to His Lady

    The General to His Lady

    Inbunden - 1965 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807809563

    This compilation of the correspondence of General Pender with his wife is comprised of wartime letters that are of great interest and relevance. His commentaries on military activity, coupled with his husbandly advice and affection, reveal the human…

  • Advancing Democracy

    Advancing Democracy
    av Amilcar Shabazz

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807855058

    As we approach the fiftieth anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education (1954), it is important to consider the historical struggles that led to this groundbreaking decision. Four years earlier in Texas, the Sweatt v. Painter decision allowed blacks…

  • The Negro in the American Revolution

    The Negro in the American Revolution

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807846032

    Originally published in 1961, this classic work remains the most comprehensive history of the many and important roles played by African Americans during the American Revolution. With this book, Benjamin Quarles added a new dimension to the military…

  • Where These Memories Grow

    Where These Memories Grow

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807848869

    Southerners are known for their strong sense of history. But the kinds of memories southerners have valued--and the ways in which they have preserved, transmitted, and revitalized those memories--have been as varied as the region's inhabitants thems…

  • The Bourgeois Epoch

    The Bourgeois Epoch
    av Richard F. Hamilton

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807843253

    Richard Hamilton provides an in-depth critique of the writngs of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels on Britain, France, and Germany. Hamilton contends that the validity of their principal historical claims has been assumed more often than investigated,…