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Architecture of the Islamic West

North Africa and the Iberian Peninsula, 700–1800

Jonathan M. Bloom

An authoritative survey situating some of the Western world’s most renowned buildings within a millennium of Islamic history Some of the most outstanding examples of world architecture, such as the Mosque...

June 30, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

The Making of Modern Art

Selected Writings

Michael Peppiatt

A new collection of key texts from a leading critic of modern art The critic Michael Peppiatt has been described by Art Newspaper as “the best art writer of his generation.” For more than 50 years,...

June 30, 2020, Hardcover, $35.00

Nikolai Astrup

Visions of Norway

Edited by MaryAnne Stevens; With essays by Frances Carey, Jay A. Clarke, Robert Ferguson, and MaryAnne Stevens, and a chronology by Kesia Eidesen

A compelling introduction to the life and artistic output of a trailblazing Norwegian painter, printmaker, and horticulturist Nikolai Astrup (1880–1928) was a Norwegian Expressionist artist known for...

June 30, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

The House of Fragile Things

A History of Jewish Art Collectors in France, 1870 - 1945

James McAuley

In the dramatic years between 1870 and the end of World War II, a number of prominent French Jews—pillars of an embattled community—invested their fortunes in France’s cultural artifacts, sacrificed their sons to the country...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

Jewish Christianity

The Making of the Christianity-Judaism Divide

Matt Jackson-McCabe

A fresh exploration of the category Jewish Christianity, from its invention in the Enlightenment to contemporary debates In this provocative work, Matt Jackson-McCabe argues that the concept of Jewish...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

That Is Not Who We Are!

Populism and Peoplehood

Rogers M. Smith

How can liberals offer “stories of peoplehood” that can compete with illiberal populist and nationalist stories? Rogers Smith has long argued for the importance of “stories of peoplehood” in constituting...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $32.50

Grasses, Sedges, Rushes

An Identification Guide

Lauren Brown and Ted Elliman; Original drawings by Lauren Brown; Foreword by Jerry Jenkins

This elegant and easy-to-use guide is an updated and amended revision of Lauren Brown’s seminal Grasses: An Identification Guide, which was first published in 1979. While maintaining the spirit and goals of the...

June 23, 2020, PB-Flexibound, $22.00

Peppermint Kings

A Rural American History

Dan Allosso

An unexplored, fascinating history of nineteenth-century agrarian life, told through the engaging lens of three families central to the peppermint oil industry This unconventional history relates the...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $38.00

Security Empire

The Secret Police in Communist Eastern Europe

Molly Pucci

A compelling examination of the establishment of the secret police in Communist Poland, Czechoslovakia, and Eastern Germany ?This book examines the history of early secret police forces in Poland,...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Religious Conflict in Brazil

Protestants, Catholics, and the Rise of Religious Pluralism in the Early Twentieth Century

Erika Helgen

The story of how Brazilian Catholics and Protestants confronted one of the greatest shocks to the Latin American religious system in its 500-year history This innovative study explores the transition in...

June 23, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00