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London's New Scene

Art and Culture in the 1960s
Lisa Tickner

In the 1960s, London became a vibrant hub of artistic production. Postwar reconstruction, jet air travel, television arts programs, new color supplements, a generation of young artists, dealers, and curators, the influx of...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

Anne Brigman

The Photographer of Enchantment
Kathleen Pyne

In the first monograph devoted to Anne Brigman (1869–1950), Kathleen Pyne traces the groundbreaking photographer’s life from Hawai‘i to the Sierra and California, revealing how her photographs emerged from her experience of...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

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

Living Pictures

Jan van Eyck and Painting’s First Century
Noa Turel

When Jan van Eyck (c. 1390–1441) completed the revolutionary Ghent Altarpiece in 1432, it was unprecedented in European visual culture. His novel visual strategies, including lifelike detail, not only helped make painting the...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Henry Scott Tuke

Edited by Cicely Robinson

Famed for his depictions of sun, sea, and sailing during a late Victorian and Edwardian golden age, the British painter Henry Scott Tuke RA (1858–1929) is an intriguing artistic anomaly. Moving between Cornish-based artist...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $45.00

Jewish Christianity

The Making of the Christianity-Judaism Divide
Matt Jackson-McCabe

In this provocative work, Matt Jackson-McCabe argues that the concept of Jewish Christianity represents an enduring legacy of Christian apologetics. Freethinkers of the English Enlightenment created the category of Jewish...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Perspectives on Teaching Language and Content

Stacey Katz Bourns, Cheryl Krueger, and Nicole Mills

A contemporary guide to foreign language education, this book presents the latest developments and issues in the field of applied linguistics. It leads instructors to make vital connections between theory and practice and to...

June 23, 2020, Paper, $60.00

That Is Not Who We Are!

Populism and Peoplehood
Rogers M. Smith

Rogers Smith has long argued for the importance of “stories of peoplehood” in constituting political communities. By enabling a people to tell others and themselves who they are, such stories establish the people’s identity...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $32.50

Peak Pursuits

The Emergence of Mountaineering in the Nineteenth Century
Caroline Schaumann

European forays to mountain summits began in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries with the search for plants and minerals and the study of geology and glaciers. Yet scientists were soon captivated by the...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $40.00

New Money

Currency, Community, and the Future of Payment
Lana Swartz

One of the basic structures of everyday life, money is at its core a communication media. Payment systems—cash, card, app, or Bitcoin—are informational and symbolic tools that integrate us into, or exclude us from, the...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $28.00