Aaron Henry: The Fire Ever Burning

Across the Aisle: The Seven-Year Journey of the Historic Montgomery GI Bill

African American Preachers and Politics: The Careys of Chicago

And One Was a Priest: The Life and Times of Duncan M. Gray Jr.

Assassins, Eccentrics, Politicians, and Other Persons of Interest: Fifty Pieces from the Road

Beaches, Blood, and Ballots: A Black Doctor's Civil Rights Struggle

Big Jim Eastland: The Godfather of Mississippi

Black Power, Yellow Power, and the Making of Revolutionary Identities

Black-Jewish Relations on Trial: Leo Frank and Jim Conley in the New South

Building Louisiana: The Legacy of the Public Works Administration

C. L. R. James and Creolization: Circles of Influence

C. L. R. James on the 'Negro Question'

C. L. R. James: A Critical Introduction

Campaigns and Hurricanes: A History of Presidential Visits to Mississippi

Civil Rights Childhood

Civil Rights Chronicle: Letters from the South

The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader: The "Great Truth" about the "Lost Cause"

Confronting Modernity: Art and Society in Louisiana

Contemporary Southern Identity: Community through Controversy

Count Them One by One: Black Mississippians Fighting for the Right to Vote

Covering for the Bosses: Labor and the Southern Press

Crusades for Freedom: Memphis and the Political Transformation of the American South

The Cry Was Unity: Communists and African Americans, 1917-1936

Daisy Bates: Civil Rights Crusader from Arkansas

A Decade of Dark Humor: How Comedy, Irony, and Satire Shaped Post-9/11 America

Decolonization in St. Lucia: Politics and Global Neoliberalism, 1945-2010

Dilemmas of Change in British Politics

Ellen S. Woodward: New Deal Advocate for Women

The Fruits of Integration: Black Middle-Class Ideology and Culture, 1960-1990

Garry Trudeau: Doonesbury and the Aesthetics of Satire

Gender and the Southern Body Politic

Heroes, Rascals, and the Law: Constitutional Encounters in Mississippi History

The Historical Present: Uses and Abuses of the Past

History and Politics in French-Language Comics and Graphic Novels

A History of Affirmative Action, 1619-2000

Huey P. Newton: The Radical Theorist

Hydrocarbon Hucksters: Lessons from Louisiana on Oil, Politics, and Environmental Justice

The Identity Question: Blacks and Jews in Europe and America

In the Lion's Mouth: Black Populism in the New South, 1886-1900

Invisible Suburbs: Recovering Protest Fiction in the 1950s United States

Is There a Southern Political Tradition?

King Cotton in Modern America: A Cultural, Political, and Economic History since 1945

The Know Nothings in Louisiana

Leander Perez: Boss of the Delta

Louisiana Governors: Rulers, Rascals, and Reformers

Made in Mexico: Tradition, Tourism, and Political Ferment in Oaxaca

Mayor Crump Don't Like It: Machine Politics in Memphis

Mayor Victor H. Schiro: New Orleans in Transition, 1961-1970

The Measure of Our Days
Writings of William F. Winter

Mississippi in Africa: The Saga of the Slaves of Prospect Hill Plantation and Their Legacy in Liberia

Mississippi Liberal: A Biography of Frank E. Smith

Mississippi Politics: The Struggle for Power, 1976-2008, Second Edition

Mississippi Politics
The Struggle for Power, 1976-2006

The Mississippi Public Community and Junior College Story: 1972-2002

The Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission: Civil Rights and States' Rights

Mississippi's Federal Courts: A History

Mississippi: A Documentary History

Multiparty Politics in Mississippi, 1877-1902

Musical Life in Guyana: History and Politics of Controlling Creativity

The Nominee: A Political and Spiritual Journey

On Floods and Photo Ops: How Herbert Hoover and George W. Bush Exploited Catastrophes

Once in a Lifetime : Reflections of a Mississippi First Lady

The Politics of Paul Robeson's Othello

Race and the Obama Phenomenon: The Vision of a More Perfect Multiracial Union

Race, Reform, and Rebellion: The Second Reconstruction and Beyond in Black America, 1945-2006 Third Edition

Raymond Pace Alexander: A New Negro Lawyer Fights for Civil Rights in Philadelphia

Reminiscences of an Active Life: The Autobiography of John Roy Lynch

Revolt of the Tar Heels: The North Carolina Populist Movement, 1890-1901

Russell Long: A Life in Politics

The Southern Manifesto: Massive Resistance and the Fight to Preserve Segregation

The Speeches of Fannie Lou Hamer: To Tell It Like It Is

Strangers on Their Native Soil: Opposition to United States' Governance in Louisiana's Orleans Territory, 1803-1809

A Time to Speak: Speeches by Jack Reed

Triumph of Good Will: How Terry Sanford Beat a Champion of Segregation and Reshaped the South

Turncoats, Traitors, and Fellow Travelers: Culture and Politics of the Early Cold War

Uniting Mississippi: Democracy and Leadership in the South

The University of Mississippi School of Law
A Sesquicentennial History

We End in Joy: Memoirs of a First Daughter

Where Have All the Flower Children Gone?

Win the Race or Die Trying: Uncle Earl's Last Hurrah

Working-Class Comic Book Heroes: Class Conflict and Populist Politics in Comics

Writings of Frank Marshall Davis: A Voice of the Black Press


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Sterling Hayden's Wars

A new release this summer, Sterling Hayden's Wars by Lee Mandel is a biography of the master sailor, war hero, and one of the most unusual and troubled stars of the Golden Era of Hollywood. Read more about Hayden, including a review of the biography from the Washington Post, below. Hayden at sea as a teenager, undated. Courtesy of Catherine Hayden. Hayden at Parris Island, 1942.

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