We are delighted to announce that the first books in our Library of Modern American History series are now available.
The Waltons is often dismissed as simple nostalgia playing to a Conservative moral agenda, but its popularity endures. So what stops us from bidding a final ‘Goodnight John-Boy’ to this classic American series?
Thomas Ruys Smith goes in search of Halloween in nineteenth-century America.
Abraham Lincoln is one of America’s quintessential westerners. But Lincoln owed much of his political success, and enshrinement in public memory, to his impact on New York, and in turn, New York’s impact on him.