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Hmong in Wisconsin

Hmong in Wisconsin

To purchase this title, contact the Chicago Distribution Center directly at 800.621.2736 or by email at custserv@press.uchicago.edu
€11.14
From the Lookout

From the Lookout - Memories of Peninsula State Park's Summer Camp for Girls

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€19.74
The Cadottes

The Cadottes - A Fur Trade Family on Lake Superior

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€24.90
Coming Out, Moving Forward

Coming Out, Moving Forward - Wisconsin's Recent Gay History

Coming Soon (Fall of 2020)!

This new book will be published soon. Please check back.
€24.90
Patrick Lucey Book

Patrick J. Lucey - A Lasting Legacy

This book will be released in September of 2020. To pre-order, please contact the Chicago Distribution Center directly at 800.621.2736 or by email at custserv@press.uchicago.edu.


As Wisconsin governor from 1971 to 1977, Patrick J. Lucey pursued an ambitious progressive agenda, tempered by the concerns of a fiscal conservative and a pragmatic realist. His legacy, which included merging Wisconsin’s universities into one system and equalizing the funding formula for public schools, continues to impact Wisconsin residents and communities. Details, below.

€24.90
Make Way for Liberty - book cover

Make Way for Liberty: Wisconsin African Americans in the Civil War

This book will be released in November of 2020. To pre-order, please contact the Chicago Distribution Center directly at 800.621.2736 or by email at custserv@press.uchicago.edu.


Hundreds of African American soldiers and regimental employees represented Wisconsin in the Civil War, and many of them lived in the state either before or after the conflict. And yet, if these individuals are mentioned at all in histories of the state, it is with a sentence or two about their small numbers.... Full details below.
€21.46
When White Pine was King by Jerry Apps

When the White Pine was King: A History of Lumberjacks, Log Drives, and Sawdust Cities in Wisconsin

This book will be released in September of 2020. To pre-order, please contact the Chicago Distribution Center directly at 800.621.2736 or by email at custserv@press.uchicago.edu.


When the White Pine Was King tells the stories of the heyday of logging, of lumberjacks and camp cooks, of river drives and deadly log jams, of sawmills and lumber towns and the echo of the ax ringing through the Northwoods as yet another white pine crashed to the ground. Full details below.

€19.74
Tending the Valley by Alice D’Alessio

Tending the Valley: A Prairie Restoration Odyssey

This book will be released in October of 2020. To pre-order, please contact the Chicago Distribution Center directly at 800.621.2736 or by email at custserv@press.uchicago.edu.


On a gray and drizzly day in 1983, writer Alice D’Alessio and her math professor husband, Laird, made their way down a curving, tree-lined driveway on their way to a picnic. They were visiting 115 acres of land in Wisconsin’s unglaciated Driftless Area that Laird had inherited from his parents. Emerging from the trees, Alice had her first glimpse of the valley that would become a twenty-five-year labor of love for the couple. Details, below.

€13.72
The Old Timer Says: A Writing Journal

The Old Timer Says: A Writing Journal

This book will be released in October of 2020. To pre-order, please contact the Chicago Distribution Center directly at 800.621.2736 or by email at custserv@press.uchicago.edu.


Everyone has a story to tell. In The Old Timer Says, Jerry Apps provides writers and non-writers alike space and inspiration to capture their own stories. Full details below.

€12.90
Coming Soon

The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution, Volume XXXVII – Bill of Rights, Volume 1

This book will be released in October of 2020. To pre-order, please contact the Chicago Distribution Center directly at 800.621.2736 or by email at custserv@press.uchicago.edu.


The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution Series is a reference collection that aims to preserve the state-by-state debates about the ratification of the United States Constitution. Details below.

€81.70
Sport Ship Dog of the Great Lakes

Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes

In this beautifully illustrated children's book based on historical documents and photographs, readers share in Sport's adventures while discovering the various ways lighthouse tender ships helped keep the lake safe for others. By Pamela Cameron and illustrated by Renée Graef. Details below.
€15.44

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