Books for Course Use

TO FIND A BOOK FOR YOUR COURSE

Here is a sampling of our books with strong course-adoption records. To find more books with classroom-use potential, please browse our subjects listing.

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After Montaigne

After Montaigne

Contemporary Essayists Cover the Essays

Robin Hemley

Baptized in Blood

Baptized in Blood

The Religion of the Lost Cause, 1865-1920

Charles Reagan Wilson

Becoming Confederates

Becoming Confederates

Paths to a New National Loyalty

Gary W. Gallagher

The Bioregional Imagination

The Bioregional Imagination

Literature, Ecology, and Place

Tom Lynch

Black Nature

Black Nature

Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry

Toni Wynn

Charleston Syllabus

Charleston Syllabus

Readings on Race, Racism, and Racial Violence

Keisha N. Blain

The Civil Rights Reader

The Civil Rights Reader

American Literature from Jim Crow to Reconciliation

Amiri Baraka

Civil War Stories

Civil War Stories

Catherine Clinton

Cligès

Cligès

Ruth Harwood Cline

Curanderismo

Curanderismo

Mexican American Folk Healing

Luís D. León

Daring to Write

Daring to Write

Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women

Luisa A. S. Vicioso

Development Drowned and Reborn

Development Drowned and Reborn

The Blues and Bourbon Restorations in Post-Katrina New Orleans

Jordan T. Camp

The Dinner Party

The Dinner Party

Judy Chicago and the Power of Popular Feminism, 1970-2007

Jane F. Gerhard

The Ecocriticism Reader

The Ecocriticism Reader

Landmarks in Literary Ecology

Lynn White

Eighty-Eight Years

Eighty-Eight Years

The Long Death of Slavery in the United States, 1777–1865

Patrick Rael

The Elements of Confederate Defeat

The Elements of Confederate Defeat

Nationalism, War Aims, and Religion

William N. Still

Exit to Freedom

Exit to Freedom

Barry Scheck

The Forgotten Centuries

The Forgotten Centuries

Indians and Europeans in the American South, 1521-1704

Charles M. Hudson

The Future of Just War

The Future of Just War

New Critical Essays

Sebastian Kaempf

God's Little Acre

God's Little Acre

A Novel

Erskine Caldwell

The Golden Age of Piracy

The Golden Age of Piracy

The Rise, Fall, and Enduring Popularity of Pirates

David Wilson

A Gravity's Rainbow Companion

A Gravity's Rainbow Companion

Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel

Steven Weisenburger

Hearing History

Hearing History

A Reader

Mark M. Smith

Hog Meat and Hoecake

Hog Meat and Hoecake

Food Supply in the Old South, 1840-1860

James C. Cobb

The ISLE Reader

The ISLE Reader

Ecocriticism, 1993-2003

Scott Slovic

Just beneath My Skin

Just beneath My Skin

Autobiography and Self-Discovery

Patricia Foster

Keywords for Southern Studies

Keywords for Southern Studies

Shirley Elizabeth Thompson

Life on the Brink

Life on the Brink

Environmentalists Confront Overpopulation

Eileen Crist

A Lillian Smith Reader

A Lillian Smith Reader

Lillian Smith

Medical Bondage

Medical Bondage

Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology

Deirdre Cooper Owens

Medieval Women Writers

Medieval Women Writers

Katharina M. Wilson

The Parisian Prowler

The Parisian Prowler

Le Spleen de Paris, Petits Poemes en Prose

Edward K. Kaplan

The Philosophy of Ecology

The Philosophy of Ecology

From Science to Synthesis

Joseph H. K. Pechmann

Philosophy of Technology

Philosophy of Technology

Frederick Ferré

Poetry as Survival

Poetry as Survival

Gregory Orr

Remaking Home Economics

Remaking Home Economics

Resourcefulness and Innovation in Changing Times

Gwen Kay

Rethinking Rufus

Rethinking Rufus

Sexual Violations of Enslaved Men

Thomas A. Foster

Revolting New York

Revolting New York

How 400 Years of Riot, Rebellion, Uprising, and Revolution Shaped a City

Nicole Watson

Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom

Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom

The Escape of William and Ellen Craft from Slavery

Barbara McCaskill

Sexuality and Slavery

Sexuality and Slavery

Reclaiming Intimate Histories in the Americas

Catherine Clinton

Slavery and the University

Slavery and the University

Histories and Legacies

William B. Hart

Slavery in America

Slavery in America

A Reader and Guide

Kenneth Morgan

A Stranger's Journey

A Stranger's Journey

Race, Identity, and Narrative Craft in Writing

David Mura

The Takeover

The Takeover

Chicken Farming and the Roots of American Agribusiness

Paul S. Sutter

Teaching the Trees

Teaching the Trees

Lessons from the Forest

Joan Maloof

Tobacco Road

Tobacco Road

A Novel

Erskine Caldwell

The Transcendentalists

The Transcendentalists

Barbara L. Packer

The Vegan Studies Project

The Vegan Studies Project

Food, Animals, and Gender in the Age of Terror

Carol Adams

Vietnam Voices

Vietnam Voices

Perspectives on the War Years, 1941-1975

John Clark Pratt

Words about Pictures

Words about Pictures

The Narrative Art of Children's Picture Books

Perry Nodelman

Youngblood

Youngblood

John Oliver Killens