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A Short History of the Middle Ages, Fifth Edition
A Short History of the Middle Ages, Fifth Edition
By Barbara H. Rosenwein

In this bestselling book, Barbara H. Rosenwein integrates the history of three medieval civilizations (European, Byzantine, and Islamic) in a dynamic narrative that is complemented by exquisite illustrations and maps.

Available Jul 2018
Reading the Middle Ages: Sources from Europe, Byzantium, and the Islamic World, Third Edition
Reading the Middle Ages: Sources from Europe, Byzantium, and the Islamic World, Third Edition
Edited by Barbara H. Rosenwein

Reading the Middle Ages is well-known for providing thematic and geographical diversity, clear and informative introductions, and close integration with A Short History of the Middle Ages.

Available Jul 2018
The Bedevilment of Elizabeth Lorentz
The Bedevilment of Elizabeth Lorentz
Edited by Peter A. Morton

 The Bedevilment of Elizabeth Lorentz provides excellent insight into the complexities of Protestant attitudes and the circumstances of young women in early modern Europe.

Available Jun 2018
Medieval England, 500-1500: A Reader, Second Edition
Medieval England, 500-1500: A Reader, Second Edition
Edited by Emilie Amt and Katherine Allen Smith
This popular primary source reader spans several centuries in over one hundred documents.
Available Jan 2018
Dirty Hands and Vicious Deeds: The U.S. Governments Complicity in Crimes against Humanity and Genocide
Dirty Hands and Vicious Deeds: The U.S. Government’s Complicity in Crimes against Humanity and Genocide
Edited by Samuel Totten

This collection of original essays, edited by renowned genocide scholar Samuel Totten, shows how the United States government repeatedly aided certain regimes as they planned and then carried out crimes against humanity and genocide.

Available Nov 2017
A Short History of the Ancient World
A Short History of the Ancient World
By Nicholas K.Rauh with Heidi E. Kraus
A Short History of the Ancient World examines the emergence of urban civilizations on the continents of Africa, Europe, and Asia.
Available Nov 2017
The Persons Case: The Origins and Legacy of the Fight for Legal Personhood
The Persons Case: The Origins and Legacy of the Fight for Legal Personhood
Robert J. Sharpe and Patricia I. McMahon

The Persons Case is a comprehensive study of this important event, examining the case itself, the ruling of the Privy Council, and the profound affect that it had on women's rights and the constitutional history of Canada.

Published Jun 2017
Canada's Army: Waging War and Keeping the Peace
Canada's Army: Waging War and Keeping the Peace
By J.L. Granatstein

Canada's Army offers a rich analysis of the political context for the battles and events that shaped our understanding of the nation's military. Masterfully written and passionately argued, this book has been lauded as 'belong[ing] on all concerned citizens' bookshelves.'

Published Jun 2017
The Struggle for Canadian Sport
The Struggle for Canadian Sport
By Bruce Kidd

The Struggle for Canadian Sport adds to our understanding of the material and social conditions under which people created and elaborated sports and the contested ideological terrain on which sports were played and interpreted.

Published May 2017
Canada's Founding Debates
Canada's Founding Debates
Edited by Janet Ajzenstat, Ian Gentles, Paul Romney, and William D. Gairdner
Canada's Founding Debates offers a fresh and often surprising perspective on Canada's origins, history, and political character.

Previous published by Stoddart Publishing, 1999.

Published May 2017