New to the Civil War Memory Library 07/23

Massachusetts and the Civil WarTa-Nehisi Coates, Between the World and Me (Spiegel and Grau, 2015).

Elizabeth A. De Wolfe, The Murder of Mary Bean and Other Stories (Kent State University Press, 2010).

Harold Holzer and Norton Garfinkle, A Just and Generous Nation: Abraham Lincoln and the Fight for American Opportunity (Basic, 2015).

Hilda Kean and Paul Martin eds., The Public History Reader (Routledge, 2013).

Sanford Levinson, Written in Stone: Public Monuments in Changing Societies (Duke University Press, 1998).

Matthew Mason, Katheryn P. Viens, and Conrad E. Wright eds., Massachusetts and the Civil War: The Commonwealth and National Disunion (University of Massachusetts Press, 2015).

Marla R. Miller, Betsy Ross and the Making of America (Henry Holt, 2010).

Eric Rauchway, Murdering McKinley: The Making of Theodore Roosevelt’s America (Hill and Wang, 2003).

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