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Browse by Subject: American

Please note that while you may order forthcoming books at any time, they will not be available for shipment until shortly before publication date

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Counterfeit Gentlemen: Manhood and Humor in the Old South

Reveals how early nineteenth-century Southern humorists addressed the anxieties felt by men seeking to chart a new path between the old honor culture and the new market culture

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Final Countdown: NASA and the End of the Space Shuttle Program

Final Countdown is a story of lost dreams, new hopes, and the ongoing conquest of space. Pat Duggins is NPR's resident "space expert." With 50 b&w illustrations.

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Glazed America: A History of the Doughnut

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Burning Faith: Church Arson in the American South

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The Union vs. Dr. Mudd: Expanded Edition

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U.S. Space-Launch Vehicle Technology: Viking to Space Shuttle

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Willis Carto and the American Far Right

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Who Chooses? American Reproductive History since 1830

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A History of the Kennedy Space Center

Just in time for NASA’s 2008 anniversary, this inspirational history of KSC explores man’s attempts to conquer the final frontier from Von Braun to the Space Station. With 97 b&w illustrations.