Civil War

Affect and Power: Essays on Sex, Slavery, Race, and Religion

Americans at War

Black and White: Cultural Interaction in the Antebellum South

Brierfield: Plantation Home of Jefferson Davis

Britain and the American South: From Colonialism to Rock and Roll

Civil War Humor

The Civil War in Mississippi: Major Campaigns and Battles

Civil War Leadership and Mexican War Experience

Civil War Mississippi: A Guide

Come Retribution: The Confederate Secret Service and the Assassination of Lincoln

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

Confederate Industry: Manufacturers and Quartermasters in the Civil War

Confederates in the Tropics: Charles Swett's Travelogue of 1868

Conversations with Shelby Foote

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

Faulkner and War

General Stephen D. Lee

Gettysburg: Sentinels of Stone

Great Houses of Mississippi

Haunted Places in the American South

A History of Affirmative Action, 1619-2000

James Z. George: Mississippi's Great Commoner

Joseph E. Davis: Pioneer Patriarch

Legend of the Free State of Jones

Legend of the Free State of Jones

Lincoln Apostate: The Matson Slave Case

Lincoln's Moral Vision: The Second Inaugural Address

Lost Landmarks of Mississippi

Lost Mansions of Mississippi

Lost Plantation: The Rise and Fall of Seven Oaks

Lost Plantations of the South

Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front

The Mississippi Secession Convention: Delegates and Deliberations in Politics and War, 1861-1865

Of Times and Race: Essays Inspired by John F. Marszalek

Pemberton: The General Who Lost Vicksburg

The Peninsula Campaign of 1862: A Military Analysis

Placing the South

Religion in Mississippi

Shadow and Shelter: The Swamp in Southern Culture

Shadows and Cypress: Southern Ghost Stories

Shelby Foote: A Writer's Life

Shelby Foote: Novelist and Historian

Shiloh and Corinth: Sentinels of Stone

The Sinking of the USS Cairo

The Sixteenth Mississippi Infantry: Civil War Letters and Reminiscences

Slavery and the American South

Steamboats and the Cotton Economy: River Trade in the Yazoo-Mississippi Delta

Stories from the Haunted South

Touring Literary Mississippi

Tracing Your Alabama Past

Tracing Your Mississippi Ancestors

Vicksburg: Sentinels of Stone

We Saw Lincoln Shot: One Hundred Eyewitness Accounts

We Shall Not Be Moved: The Jackson Woolworth's Sit-In and the Movement It Inspired

Without Regard to Race: The Other Martin Robison Delany

Witness to Reconstruction: Constance Fenimore Woolson and the Postbellum South, 1873-1894

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Cover Story: In Search of an Image from New York to Miami to Paris

The following is a guest post from UPM author José Alaniz. We’ve had the pleasure of working with José now on two books. Below, he writes about the process of choosing a book cover. While many authors have a dream cover in mind, securing rights and permissions, as Alaniz quickly discovered, is a separate and entirely different endeavor. If one shouldn’t trust a book by its cover, we can say

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