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The Borscht Belt
Revisiting the Remains of America's Jewish Vacationland
The Borscht Belt, which features essays by Stefan Kanfer and Jenna Weissman Joselit, presents Marisa Scheinfeld's photographs of abandoned sites where resorts, hotels, and bungalow colonies once boomed in the Catskill Mountain region of upstate New York. 


"One winter I went with other teenagers to a convention at Grossinger's and remember my excitement at discovering the indoor swimming pool and the deep heat of their sauna. I recall that the whole place seemed to offer a wonderland of new experiences. I went to the convention again the next year, but I never went back after I left New York. There is a stark difference between my memory and the shell of a resort that exists today. But the past can be given form and detail by photography, and... cont'd



They Will Have Their Game
Sporting Culture and the Making of the Early American Republic
Kenneth Cohen



Oneida Utopia
A Community Searching for Human Happiness and Prosperity
Anthony Wonderley



Losing Hearts and Minds
American-Iranian Relations and International Education during the Cold War
Matthew K. Shannon



The Populist Persuasion
An American History
Michael Kazin



Rural Radicals
Righteous Rage in the American Grain
Catherine McNicol Stock



Immigrant Girl, Radical Woman
A Memoir from the Early Twentieth Century
Matilda Rabinowitz



Over the Horizon
Time, Uncertainty, and the Rise of Great Powers
David M. Edelstein



Shopping for Change
Consumer Activism and the Possibilities of Purchasing Power
Shopping for Change brings together the historical and contemporary perspectives of academics and activists to show readers what has been possible for consumer activists in the past and what might be possible for today's consumer activists. 



The History of the Five Indian Nations Depending on the Province of New-York in America
A Critical Edition
Cadwallader Colden
The new Critical Edition of The History of the Five Indian Nations Depending on the Province of New-York features materials not previously included. Essays by John M. Dixon and Karim M. Tiro place Colden's work in historical and cultural context.



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