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American Covenant

National Parks, Their Promise, and Our Nation's Future

Michael A. Soukup and Gary E. Machlis

Part memoir, part critique, and paean to the value of national parks, American Covenant distills the experience and insights from two long careers in conservation. Michael A. Soukup and Gary E. Machlis show how the national...

March 23, 2021, Hardcover, $24.00

Becoming Organic

Nature and Agriculture in the Indian Himalaya

Shaila Seshia Galvin

Tracing the social and bureaucratic life of organic quality, this book yields new understandings of this fraught concept. Shaila Seshia Galvin examines certified organic agriculture in India’s central Himalayas, revealing how

March 23, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Revise

The Scholar-Writer’s Essential Guide to Tweaking, Editing, and Perfecting Your Manuscript

Pamela Haag

Writing and revision are two different skills. Many scholar-writers have learned something about how to write, but fewer know how to read and revise their own writing, spot editorial issues, and transform a draft from passable to...

March 23, 2021, Hardcover, $25.00

Locating Sol LeWitt

Edited by David S. Areford; With essays by David S. Areford, Lindsay Aveilhe, Erica DiBenedetto, Anna Lovatt, James H. Miller, Veronica Roberts, Kirsten Swenson, and John A. Tyson

A pioneer of minimalism and conceptual art, Sol LeWitt (1928–2007) is best known for his monumental wall drawings. LeWitt’s broad artistic practice, however, also included photography, artist’s books, sculpture, and printmaking. From...

March 23, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

Arthur Dove

A Catalogue Raisonne of Paintings and Things

Debra Bricker Balken; With contributions by Jessie Sentivan

Arthur Dove (1880–1946) was a major American modernist of the early 20th century. While he is tied to a circle of artists, including John Marin and Georgia O’Keeffe, who were associated with the preeminent photographer and art dealer...

March 23, 2021, Hardcover, $125.00

The Prophet's Heir

The Life of Ali Ibn Abi Talib

Hassan Abbas

Ali ibn Abi Talib is arguably the single most important spiritual and intellectual authority in Islam after prophet Mohammad. Through his teachings and leadership as fourth caliph, Ali nourished Islam. But Muslims are divided...

March 16, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

The Great Mongol Shahnameh

Robert Hillenbrand

A detailed study of the Great Mongol Shahnameh, considered to be the greatest of all Persian illustrated manuscripts?The Great Mongol Shahnameh is widely considered to be the definitive version of...

March 16, 2021, Hardcover, $195.00

The First Irish Cities

An Eighteenth-century Transformation

David Dickson

A backward corner of Europe in 1600, Ireland was transformed during the following centuries. This was most evident in the rise of its cities, notably Dublin and Cork. David Dickson explores ten urban centers and their...

March 16, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

The Ever-Changing Past

Why All History Is Revisionist History

James M. Banner, Jr.

History is not, and has never been, inert, certain, merely factual, and beyond reinterpretation. Taking readers from Thucydides to the origin of the French Revolution to the Civil War and beyond, James M. Banner, Jr.. explores what...

March 16, 2021, Hardcover, $28.00

Women and Gender in Islam

Historical Roots of a Modern Debate

Leila Ahmed; With a New Foreword by Kecia Ali

March 16, 2021, Paper, $20.00

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