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  • Midcentury Modern Art in Texas
  • Man and Beast
  • Wynn Bullock
  • Among Unknown Tribes
  • Organic Lawn Care
  • El derecho en español
  • The Making of Arab Americans
  • The First Letter from New Spain
  • Rethinking Iranian Nationalism and Modernity
  • Native Evangelism in Central Mexico
  • Arab Responses to Fascism and Nazism
  • [Un]Framing the “Bad Woman”
  • Jean-Claude Grumberg
  • Evo's Bolivia
  • Aransas
  • Midcentury%20Modern%20Art%20in%20Texas

    Midcentury Modern Art in Texas

    By Katie Robinson Edwards

    Before Abstract Expressionism of New York City was canonized as American postwar modernism, the United States was filled with localized... + More

  • Man%20and%20Beast

    Man and Beast

    Photographs from Mexico and India

    By Mary Ellen Mark

    Mary Ellen Mark is an internationally acclaimed photographer who has long been fascinated by the complex relationships between people and... + More

  • Wynn%20Bullock

    Wynn Bullock

    Revelations

    High Museum of Art with Brett Abbott

    Wynn Bullock was one of the most significant photographers of the mid-twentieth century. A close friend of influential West Coast... + More

  • Among%20Unknown%20Tribes

    Among Unknown Tribes

    Rediscovering the Photographs of Explorer Carl Lumholtz

    By Bill Broyles

    Internationally renowned as an exciting guide to unknown peoples and places, Norwegian Carl Lumholtz was a Victorian-era explorer, anthropologist, natural... + More

  • Organic%20Lawn%20Care

    Organic Lawn Care

    Growing Grass the Natural Way

    By Howard Garrett

    A lush green lawn is one of the great pleasures of the natural world, whether it’s right outside your front... + More

  • El%20derecho%20en%20español

    El derecho en español

    Terminología y habilidades jurídicas para un ejercicio legal exitoso

    By Katia Fach Gómez

    El español es el segundo idioma más hablado en el mundo. Un número creciente de personas en los Estados Unidos... + More

  • The%20Making%20of%20Arab%20Americans

    The Making of Arab Americans

    From Syrian Nationalism to U.S. Citizenship

    By Hani Bawardi

    While conventional wisdom points to the Arab-Israeli War of 1967 as the gateway for the founding of the first Arab... + More

  • The%20First%20Letter%20from%20New%20Spain

    The First Letter from New Spain

    The Lost Petition of Cortes and His Company, June 20, 1519

    By John Schwaller and Helen Nader

    The founding of la Villa Rica de la Veracruz (the rich town of the True Cross) is prominently mentioned in... + More

  • Rethinking%20Iranian%20Nationalism%20and%20Modernity

    Rethinking Iranian Nationalism and Modernity

    Edited by Kamran Scot Aghaie and Afshin Marashi

    While recent books have explored Arab and Turkish nationalism, the nuances of Iran have received scant book-length study—until now. Capturing... + More

  • Native%20Evangelism%20in%20Central%20Mexico

    Native Evangelism in Central Mexico

    By Hugo G. Nutini and Jean F. Nutini

    Evangelical Christianity is Mexico’s fastest-growing religious movement, with about ten million adherents today. Most belong to Protestant denominations introduced from... + More

  • Arab%20Responses%20to%20Fascism%20and%20Nazism

    Arab Responses to Fascism and Nazism

    Attraction and Repulsion

    By Israel Gershoni

    The first book to present an analysis of Arab response to fascism and Nazism from the perspectives of both individual... + More

  • [Un]Framing%20the%20“Bad%20Woman”

    [Un]Framing the “Bad Woman”

    Sor Juana, Malinche, Coyolxauhqui, and Other Rebels with a Cause

    By Alicia Gaspar de Alba

    “What the women I write about have in common is that they are all rebels with a cause, and I... + More

  • Jean-Claude%20Grumberg

    Jean-Claude Grumberg

    Three Plays

    By Jean-Claude Grumberg and Seth Wolitz

    Winner of seven Molières, the Pulitzer Prize of France, Jean-Claude Grumberg is one of France’s leading dramatists and a distinguished... + More

  • Evo's%20Bolivia

    Evo's Bolivia

    Continuity and Change

    By Linda C. Farthing and Benjamin H. Kohl

    In this compelling and comprehensive look at the rise of Evo Morales and Bolivia’s Movimiento al Socialismo (MAS), Linda Farthing... + More

  • Aransas

    Aransas

    A Novel

    By Stephen Harrigan

    A critically acclaimed debut novel first published in 1980, Aransas recounts a young man’s attempt to find his place in... + More

Photography

Vaquero

Vaquero

Genesis of the Texas Cowboy

By Bill Wittliff

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Last Launch

Last Launch

Discovery, Endeavor, Atlantis

By Dan Winters

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Las Sombras/The Shadows

Las Sombras/The Shadows

Photographs by Kate Breakey

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Front Row Seat

Front Row Seat

A Photographic Portrait of the Presidency of George W. Bush

By Eric Draper

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Unsettled / Desasosiego

Unsettled / Desasosiego

Children in a World of Gangs/Los niños en un mundo de las pandillas

By Donna De Cesare

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Cookbooks

¡Viva Tequila!

¡Viva Tequila!

Cocktails, Cooking, and Other Agave Adventures

By Lucinda Hutson

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Uchi

Uchi

The Cookbook

By Tyson Cole and Jessica Dupuy

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Stirring It Up with Molly Ivins

Stirring It Up with Molly Ivins

A Memoir with Recipes

By Ellen Sweets

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Desert Terroir

Desert Terroir

Exploring the Unique Flavors and Sundry Places of the Borderlands

By Gary Paul Nabhan

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The Herb Garden Cookbook

The Herb Garden Cookbook

The Complete Gardening and Gourmet Guide, Second Edition

By Lucinda Hutson

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Music in the Kitchen

Music in the Kitchen

Favorite Recipes from <cite>Austin City Limits</cite> Performers

By Glenda Pierce Facemire

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Regional/Texas

Turn-of-the-Century Photographs from San Diego, Texas

Turn-of-the-Century Photographs from San Diego, Texas

By Ana Carolina Castillo Crimm and Sara R. Massey

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Las Tejanas

Las Tejanas

300 Years of History

By Teresa Palomo Acosta and Ruthe Winegarten

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Long Dark Road

Long Dark Road

Bill King and Murder in Jasper, Texas

By Ricardo C. Ainslie

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Please Pass the Biscuits, Pappy

Please Pass the Biscuits, Pappy

Pictures of Governor W. Lee "Pappy" O'Daniel

By Bill Crawford

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Let the People In

Let the People In

The Life and Times of Ann Richards

By Jan Reid

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Art

New Art of Cuba

New Art of Cuba

By Luis Camnitzer

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Andy Coolquitt

Andy Coolquitt

By Rachel Hooper

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Estampas de la Raza

Estampas de la Raza

Contemporary Mexican American Prints from the Romo Collection

By Lyle Williams

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Nic Nicosia

Nic Nicosia

By Nic Nicosia

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Blanton Museum of Art

Blanton Museum of Art

110 Favorites from the Collection

The Blanton Museum of Art

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History

Turn-of-the-Century Photographs from San Diego, Texas

Turn-of-the-Century Photographs from San Diego, Texas

By Ana Carolina Castillo Crimm and Sara R. Massey

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Killer on the Road

Killer on the Road

Violence and the American Interstate

By Ginger Strand

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All-American Boy

All-American Boy

By Larzer Ziff

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Americans All

Americans All

Good Neighbor Cultural Diplomacy in World War II

By Darlene J. Sadlier

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Sancho's Journal

Sancho's Journal

Exploring the Political Edge with the Brown Berets

By David Montejano

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Reclaiming Iraq

Reclaiming Iraq

The 1920 Revolution and the Founding of the Modern State

By Abbas Kadhim

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Anthropology

Lowrider Space

Lowrider Space

Aesthetics and Politics of Mexican American Custom Cars

By Ben Chappell

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“A Trade like Any Other”

“A Trade like Any Other”

Female Singers and Dancers in Egypt

By Karin van Nieuwkerk

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Tomorrow We're All Going to the Harvest

Tomorrow We're All Going to the Harvest

Temporary Foreign Worker Programs and Neoliberal Political Economy

By Leigh Binford

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A Future for Amazonia

A Future for Amazonia

Randy Borman and Cofán Environmental Politics

By Michael Cepek

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Kuna Art and Shamanism

Kuna Art and Shamanism

An Ethnographic Approach

By Paolo Fortis

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Heaven and Earth in Ancient Mexico

Heaven and Earth in Ancient Mexico

Astronomy and Seasonal Cycles in the Codex Borgia

By Susan Milbrath

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American Studies

Shadowed Ground

Shadowed Ground

America's Landscapes of Violence and Tragedy

By Kenneth E. Foote

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Founding Finance

Founding Finance

How Debt, Speculation, Foreclosures, Protests, and Crackdowns Made Us a Nation

By William Hogeland

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Killer on the Road

Killer on the Road

Violence and the American Interstate

By Ginger Strand

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The CIA in Hollywood

The CIA in Hollywood

How the Agency Shapes Film and Television

By Tricia Jenkins

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Lowrider Space

Lowrider Space

Aesthetics and Politics of Mexican American Custom Cars

By Ben Chappell

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All-American Boy

All-American Boy

By Larzer Ziff

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Essays

Morning Star

Morning Star

surrealism, marxism, anarchism, situationism, utopia

By Michael Löwy

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The Unexamined Orwell

The Unexamined Orwell

By John Rodden

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The Charles Bowden Reader

The Charles Bowden Reader

By Charles Bowden

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"Make It New"

"Make It New"

The Rise of Modernism

Kurt Heinzelman, general editor

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A Route 66 Companion

A Route 66 Companion

Edited by David King Dunaway

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