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Recent Books Published by UGA History Faculty

Susan Mattern, Prince of Medicine: Galen in the Roman Empire (Oxford University Press, 2013)
Michael P. Winship, Godly Republicanism: Puritans, Pilgrims, and the Making of Massachusetts' City on a Hill (Harvard University Press, 2012) Choice Academic Title of the Year 2012
Oscar Chamosa, Breve historia del movimiento folclorico argentino: cultura, identidad y nacion (EDHASA, 2012)
John Inscoe, The Civil War in Georgia: A New Georgia Encyclopedia Companion (UGA Press, 2011) edited by John Inscoe
John Inscoe, Writing South through the Self: Explorations in Southern Autobiography (University of Georgia Press, 2011)
Peter C. Hoffer, The Free Press Crisis of 1800: Thomas Cooper's Trial for Seditious Libel (Kansas, 2011)
Stephen Berry, Weirding the War: Stories from the Civil War's Ragged Edges (University of Georgia Press, 2011) (editor)
Peter C. Hoffer, When Benjamin Franklin Met The Reverend Whitefield: Enlightenment, Revival and the Power of the Printed Word (Johns Hopkins, 2011)
Akela Reason, Thomas Eakins and the Uses of History (Univ. Penn. Press, 2010)
Oscar Chamosa, The New Cultural History of Peronism: Power and Identity in Mid-Twentieth-Century Argentina (Duke U. Press, 2010) Edited by Matthew Karush and Oscar Chamosa
Thomas Whigham, La guerra de la Triple Alianza: Causas e inicios del mayor conflicto belico de America del Sur (Santillana-Taurus, 2010)
Peter C. Hoffer, Cry Liberty: The Great Stono River Slave Rebellion of 1739 (Oxford, 2010)
Oscar Chamosa, The Argentine Folklore Movement: Sugar Elites, Criollo Workers, and the Politics of Cultural Nationalism, 1900-1950 (University of Arizona Press, 2010)
Peter C. Hoffer, Roe v. Wade: The Abortion Rights Controversy in American History (University Press of Kansas, 2010) second, enlarged edition
Peter C. Hoffer, A Nation of Laws: America's Imperfect Search for Justice (Kansas, 2010)
Stephen Mihm, Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance (Penguin Press, 2010) co-authored with Nouriel Roubini
Bethany Moreton, To Serve God and Wal-Mart: The Making of Christian Free Enterprise (Harvard University Press, 2009) Winner of 2010 OAH F. J. Turner Prize
John Inscoe, Race, War, and Remembrance in the Appalachian South (University Press of Kentucky, 2008)
Susan Mattern, Galen and the Rhetoric of Healing (Johns Hopkins, 2008)
Ari Daniel Levine, Divided by a Common Language: Factional Conflict in Late Northern Song China (Hawaii, 2008)
Peter C. Hoffer, The Historian's Paradox: The Study of History in Our Time (NYU, 2008)
James C. Cobb, Georgia Odyssey: A Short History of the State (University of Georgia Press, 2008)
Peter C. Hoffer, The Treason Trials of Aaron Burr (Kansas, 2008)
Shane Hamilton, Trucking Country: The Road to America's Wal-Mart Economy (Princeton University Press, 2008) Winner of the Theodore Saloutos Award for Best Book in U.S. Agricultural History
Peter C. Hoffer, The Supreme Court: An Essential History (Kansas, 2007) co-edited
Stephen Mihm, A Nation of Counterfeiters: Capitalists, Con Men, and the Making of the United States (Harvard, 2007)
Reinaldo Roman, Governing Spirits: Religion, Miracles, and Spectacles in Cuba and Puerto Rico, 1898-1956 (University of North Carolina Press, 2007)
Stephen Berry, House of Abraham: Lincoln & The Todds, a Family Divided by War (Houghton Mifflin, 2007)
Peter C. Hoffer, The Brave New World: A History of Early America (Hopkins, 2007)
Stephen Berry, Princes of Cotton: Four Diaries of Young Men in the South, 1848-1860 (University of Georgia Press and Southern Texts Society, 2007) Editor
Peter C. Hoffer, Seven Fires: The Urban Infernos that Reshaped America (PublicAffairs, 2006)
Kathleen Clark, Defining Moments: African American Commemoration and Political Culture in the American South, 1863-1913 (University of North Carolina Press, 2006)
Benjamin Ehlers, Between Christians and Moriscos: Juan de Ribera and Religious Reform in Valencia, 1568-1614 (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006)
Michael P. Winship, The Constitutional Convention: A Narrative History from the Notes of James Madison (Random House, 2005) with Ed Larson
James C. Cobb, Away Down South: A History of Southern Identity (Oxford University Press, 2005)
John Morrow,Jr., The Great War: An Imperial History (Taylor & Francis, 2005)
John Inscoe, Inside the Confederate Nation: Essays in Honor of Emory M. Thomas (LSU Press, 2005) co-editor
Michael P. Winship, The Times and Trials of Anne Hutchinson: Puritans Divided (Kansas, 2005)
Claudio Saunt, Black, White, and Indian: Race and the Unmaking of an American Family (Oxford University Press, 2005)
Peter C. Hoffer, Past Imperfect: Facts, Fictions, and Fraud in the Writing of American History (PublicAffairs, 2004)
Susan Mattern, The Ancient Mediterranean World from the Stone Age to A.D. 600 (Oxford University Press, 2004)
Peter C. Hoffer, The Great New York Conspiracy of 1741: Slavery, Crime, and Colonial Law (University Press of Kansas,, 2003)
Stephen Berry, All That Makes a Man: Love & Ambition in the Civil War South (Oxford University Press, 2003)
Peter C. Hoffer, Sensory Worlds in Early America (Hopkins, 2003)
Michael P. Winship, Making Heretics: Militant Protestantism and Free Grace in Massachusetts, 1636-1641 (Princeton, 2002)
Diane Batts Morrow, Persons of Color and Religious at the Same Time: The Oblate Sisters of Providence, 1826-1860 (Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2002)
Pamela Voekel, Alone before God: The Religious Origins of Modernity in Mexico (Duke, 2002)
Robert A. Pratt, We Shall Not Be Moved: The Desegregation of the University of Georgia (University of Georgia Press, 2002)
Thomas Whigham, The Paraguayan War: Causes and Early Conduct (University of Nebraska Press, 2002)
Timothy Cleaveland, Becoming Walata: A History of Saharan Social Formation and Transformation (Heinemann, 2001)
John Inscoe, 'Enemies of the Country': New Perspectives on Unionists in the Civil War South (University of Georgia Press, 2001) co-editor
John Inscoe, Appalachians and Race: From Slavery to Segregation in the Mountain South (University Press of Kentucky, 2000) editor
Allan Kulikoff, From British Peasants to Colonial American Farmers (University of North Carolina Press, 2000)
John Inscoe, The Heart of Confederate Appalachia: Western North Carolina's Civil War (UNC Press, 2000) co-authored with Gordon B. McKinney
Susan Mattern, Rome and the Enemy: Imperial Strategy in the Principate (University of California Press, 1999)
Claudio Saunt, A New Order of Things: Property, Power, and the Transformation of the Creek Indians, 1733-1816 (Cambridge, 1999)
Chana Kai Lee, For Freedom's Sake: The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer (Illinois, 1999)
Miranda Pollard, Reign of Virtue: Mobilizing Gender in Vichy France, 1940-1944 (University of Chicago Press, 1998)
Peter C. Hoffer, The Salem Witchcraft Trials: A Legal History (University Press of Kansas, 1997)
John Inscoe, James Edward Oglethorpe: New Perspectives on His Life and Legacy (Georgia Historical Society, 1997) A Tercentenary, edited
Peter C. Hoffer, The Devil's Disciples: The Makers of the Salem Witchcraft Trials (Hopkins, 1996)
John Morrow,Jr., A Yankee Ace in the RAF: The World War I Letters of Captain Bogart Rogers (University Press of Kansas, 1996) edited by John H. Morrow and Earl Rogers
Michael P. Winship, Seers of God: Puritan Providentialism in the Restoration and Early Enlightenment (Johns Hopkins, 1996)
James C. Cobb, The Mississippi Delta and the World: The Memoirs of David L. Cohn (Louisiana State Press, 1995) editor
John Inscoe, Georgia in Black and White: Explorations in the Race Relations of a Southern State, 1865-1950 (UGA Press, 1994)
James C. Cobb, The Selling of the South: The Southern Crusade for Industrial Development, 1936-1990 (University of Illinois Press, 1993)
James C. Cobb, The Most Southern Place on Earth: The Mississippi Delta and the Roots of Regional Identity (Oxford University Press, 1992)
Allan Kulikoff, The Agrarian Origins of American Capitalism (University of Virginia Press, 1992)
John Inscoe, Ulrich Bonnell Phillips: A Southern Historian and His Critics (Greenwood Press, 1990) co-edited
John Inscoe, Mountain Masters: Slavery and the Sectional Crisis in Western North Carolina (University of Tennessee Press, 1989)
James C. Cobb, Perspectives on the American South, Vol. IV (Gordon and Breach Publishers, 1987) coeditor
Allan Kulikoff, Tobacco and Slaves: The Development of Southern Cultures in the Chesapeake, 1680-1800 (University of North Carolina Press, 1986)
James C. Cobb, Perspectives on the American South, Vol. III (Gordon and Breach Publishers, 1985) coeditor
James C. Cobb, Industrialization and Southern Society, 1877-1984 (University Press of Kentuckyky, 1984)
James C. Cobb, The New Deal and the South (University Press of Mississippi, 1984) coeditor
John Morrow,Jr., German Air Power in World War I (University of Nebraska Press, 1982)
John Morrow,Jr., Building German Airpower, 1903-1914 (University of Tennessee Press, 1976)
John Inscoe, The New Georgia Encyclopedia (, ) editor


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