Submissions from 2021

Firepower: How Weapons Shaped Warfare, Paul D. Lockhart

Submissions from 2019


Bones of Contention: Muslim Shrines in Palestine, Awad Halabi

Who Spoke for Russia’s Muslims?, Sean Pollock

Latin America In Crisis, John Sherman

In Living Color: Early "Impressions" of Slavery and the Limits of Living History, Drew A. Swanson

Silver Screen, Bright Leaf: Hollywood’s Cigarette Habit, Drew A. Swanson

Taming the Muskingum by Emory L. Kemp (review), Drew A. Swanson

The American Farmer in the Eighteenth Century: A Social and Cultural History by Bushman Richard Lyman (review), Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2018

Arab Patriotism: The Ideology and Culture of Power in Late Ottoman Egypt, Awad Halabi


Threads of Empire: Loyalty and Tsarist Authority in Bashkiria, 1552–1917. By Charles Steinwedel., Sean Pollock

A Rhetoric of Ruin: Imagining and Reimagining the Georgia Coast, Drew A. Swanson

Beyond the Mountains: Commodifying Appalachian Environments, Drew A. Swanson

Farmers Helping Farmers: The Rise of the Farm and Home Bureaus, 1914–1935 by Nancy K. Berlage (review), Drew A. Swanson

Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia by Steven Stoll (review), Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2017

Making Gullah: A History of Sapelo Islanders, Race, and the American Imagination by Melissa L. Cooper and Sapelo: People and Place on a Georgia Sea Island by Buddy Sullivan (review), Drew A. Swanson

Plantation Kingdoms: The American South and Its Global Commodities by Richard Follett, Sven Beckert, Peter Coclanis, and Barbara Hahn (review), Drew A. Swanson

Reconstruction's Ragged Edge: The Politics of Postwar Life in the Southern Mountains by Steven E. Nash (review), Drew A. Swanson

The Takeover: Chicken Farming and the Roots of American Agribusiness. By Monica R. Gisolfi (review), Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2016

From Georgia to California and Back: The Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of Southern Gold Mining, Drew A. Swanson

Ku Klux: The Birth of the Klan during Reconstruction by Elaine Frantz Parsons and The Second Coming of the Invisible Empire: The Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s by William Rawlings (review), Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2015

Book Review: Contested Land, Contested Memory: Israel's Jews and Arabs and the Ghosts of Catastrophe, Awad Halabi


Visiting Jerusalem’s Archives and Shrines, Awad Halabi

Bunker Hill, the Triumphant Defeat of the American Rebellion, Paul D. Lockhart

Keynote - Dayton in the Great War: Scholarship, Community, and What We Mean by “Popular History”, Paul D. Lockhart

Of Beards and Men: The Revealing History of Facial Hair, Christopher Oldstone-Moore

Friend and Foe: Religious Toleration in Northern Caucasia in the Age of Catherine the Great, Sean Pollock

"Ty Pokazal, kak Russkomu Dolzhno Umirat’ za Rus’’: Kniaz’ Petr Ivanovich Bagration i Stanovlenie Russkogo Natsional’nogo Geroi, Sean Pollock


Book Review: Backwater Blues: The Mississippi Flood of 1927 in the African American Imagination, Drew A. Swanson


Book Review: The Story of N: A Social History of the Nitrogen Cycle and the Challenge of Sustainability, Drew A. Swanson

Mountain Meeting Ground: History at an Intersection of Species, Drew A. Swanson

Review of: Agriculture and the Confederacy: Policy, Productivity, and Power in the Civil War South, Drew A. Swanson


Review of: An Agrarian Republic: Farming, Antislavery Politics, and Nature Parks in the Civil War Era, Drew A. Swanson

Review of: Beyond the Fruited Plain: Food and Agriculture in U.S. Literature, 1850-1905, Drew A. Swanson

Review of Burley: Kentucky Tobacco in a New Century, Drew A. Swanson

Review of: When Tobacco Was King: Families, Farm Labor, and Federal Policy in the Piedmont, Drew A. Swanson

Tending the New Old South: Cultivating a Plantation Image in the Georgia Lowcountry, Drew A. Swanson

War is Hell, So Have a Chew: The Persistence of Agroenvironmental Ideas in the Civil War Piedmont, Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2014


Comrade Father Thomas McGrady: A Priest's Quest for Equality through Socialism, Jacob H. Dorn

Bonaparte at Bay: The Battle at Leipzig, 1813, Paul D. Lockhart

Denmark, Paul D. Lockhart


Building a Community of Inquiry and Analytical Skills in an Online History Course, Sheri Stover and Sean Pollock

A Golden Weed: Tobacco and Environment in the Piedmont South, Drew A. Swanson

Katharine & R.J. Reynolds: Partners of Fortune in the Making of the New South, Drew A. Swanson

Nature’s Civil War: Common Soldiers and the Environment in 1862 Virginia, Drew A. Swanson


The Snail Darter and the Dam: How Pork-Barrel Politics Endangered a Little Fish and Killed a River, Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2013

Islamic Ritual and Palestinian Nationalism: al-Hajj Amin and the Prophet Moses Festival in Jerusalem, 1921 to 1936, Awad Halabi

Guns vs. Pikes, Paul D. Lockhart

Roundtable Discussion of Transforming Places: Lessons from Appalachia, Meredith McCarroll, Mary Anglin, Guy Larry Osborne, Beth Vanlandingham, Theresa L. Burriss, Rebecca R. Scott, Drew A. Swanson, and Chad Berry

A Delicate Balance: Constructing a Conservation Culture in the South Carolina Lowcountry (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Delta Empire: Lee Wilson and the Transformation of Agriculture in the New South (Review), Drew A. Swanson

From the Big House to the Trailer: Reflections on a Southern Landscape, Drew A. Swanson


The Big Muddy: An Environmental History of the Mississippi and Its People from Hernando de Soto to Hurricane Katrina (Review), Drew A. Swanson

War upon the Land: Military Strategy and the Transformation of Southern Landscapes during the American Civil War (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2012

Leaving Fundamentalism: Personal Stories (Review), Jacob H. Dorn


Jerusalem: From the Ottomans to the British by Roberto Mazza (Review), Awad Halabi

Liminal Loyalties: Ottomanism and Palestinian Responses to the Turkish War of Independence, 1919–22, Awad Halabi


The Gun That Should Have Changed Everything, Paul D. Lockhart

Petr Ivanovich Bagration (1765-1812), Sean Pollock

Blue Ridge Commons: Environmental Activism and Forest History in Western North Carolina (Review), Drew A. Swanson

DDT & the American Century: Global Health, Environmental Politics, and the Pesticide that Changed the World (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Endangered Species and Threatened Habitats in Appalachia: Managing the Wild and the Human in the American Mountain South, Drew A. Swanson

Fatal Self-Deception: Slaveholding Paternalism in the Old South (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Remaking Wormsloe Plantation : The Environmental History of a Lowcountry Landscape, Drew A. Swanson

The Poco Field: An American Story of Place (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Tobacco Capitalism: Growers, Migrant Workers, and the Changing Face of a Global Industry (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2011

Religious Intolerance in America: A Documentary History by John Corrigan and Lynn S. Neal (Review), Jacob H. Dorn


Bunker Hill: America's Greatest Battle?, Paul D. Lockhart

The Whites of Their Eyes: Bunker Hill, the First American Army, and the Emergence of George Washington, Paul D. Lockhart


Mustaches and Masculine Codes in Early Twentieth-Century America, Christopher Oldstone-Moore

"Alone Together": Teaching and Learning in the Digital Age, Sean Pollock

Purpose, Passion, Payoff: the Real Deal about Going to College, Sean Pollock

Submissions from 2010


Comrade Father Thomas McGrady: A Socialist Priest's Quest for Equality through Socialism, Jacob H. Dorn

The Social Gospel, Jacob H. Dorn

Steuben Comes to America, Paul D. Lockhart


“As One Russian to Another”: Prince Petr Ivanovich Bagration’s Assimilation of Russian Ways, Sean Pollock

Causasia and the Eastern Question, Sean Pollock


Ethno-Nationalism, Islam and the State in the Caucasus: Post-Soviet Disorder (Review), Sean Pollock

Imperial Identities: Russian and Non-Russian, Sean Pollock

"The Dumbest Generation"? The Promise and Perils of Growing Up Online, Sean Pollock

The Policy and Practice of Religious Toleration in Northern Causasia in the Age of Catherine the Great, Sean Pollock


Answer at Once”: Letters of Mountain Families in Shenandoah National Park, 1934-1938 (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Hunting and Fishing in the New South: Black Labor and White Leisure after the Civil War (Review), Drew A. Swanson

The Oyster Question: Scientists, Watermen, and the Maryland Chesapeake Bay since 1880 (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2009

Francis Schaeffer and the Shaping of Evangelical America by Barry Hankins (Review), Jacob H. Dorn

Constitution of Medina, Awad Halabi


Symbols of Hegemony and Resistance: Banners and Flags in British-Ruled Palestine, Awad Halabi

Church, Chapel and Party: Religious Dissent and Political Modernization in Nineteenth-Century England (Review), Christopher Oldstone-Moore

"Loath to be Without Love": Sincere Confessions of Catherine the Great, Sean Pollock

Fighting over Fencing: Agricultural Reform and Antebellum Efforts to Close the Virginia Open Range, Drew A. Swanson

Nature and History in the Potomac Country: From Hunter-Gatherers to the Age of Jefferson (Review), Drew A. Swanson

The Snail Darter Case: TVA Versus the Endangered Species Act (Review), Drew A. Swanson

Wormsloe’s Belly: The History of a Southern Plantation through Food, Drew A. Swanson

Submissions from 2008

Bill Bright and Campus Crusade for Christ: The Renewal of Evangelicalism in Postwar America by John G. Turner (Review), Jacob H. Dorn

The Drillmaster of Valley Forge: The Baron de Steuben and the Making of the American Army, Paul D. Lockhart


The Rich Legacy of a Forgotten Founder, Paul D. Lockhart


Asian Borderlands: The Transformation of Qing China’s Yunnan Frontier by C. Patterson Giersch (Review), Sean Pollock

Guest Editor: “Forum: Islam in the Imperial Archives”, Sean Pollock


Historians and Their Facts: Discourses of Empire and Islam in Eurasian Archives, Sean Pollock

Historians and Their Sources: Discourses of Russian Empire and Islam in Eurasian Archives, Sean Pollock


Russia and Islam in the Archives of Eurasia: An International Workshop, Sean Pollock