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After Abolition: Britain and the Slave Trade Since 1807 book cover.
The Discovery of Mankind: Atlantic Encounters in the Ages of Columbus book cover.
'What Hath God Wrought?': The Transformation of America, 1815-1848 (Oxford University Press, 2007)
American Jewish Loss after the Holocaust book cover.
In the Beginning: Fundamentalism, The Scopes Trial, and the Making of the Antievolution Movement (Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 2007)
A Failed Empire: The Soviet Union in the Cold War from Stalin to Gorbachev (The New Cold War History) (2007, University of North Carolina Press)
Dr. Livingstone, I Presume?: Missionaries, Journalists, Explorers, and Empire (Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 2007)
Children at Play: An American History book cover.
The Jamestown Project (Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007)
Ho Chi Minh: A Biography (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007)
The Humboldt Current: Nineteenth-Century Exploration and the Roots of American Environmentalism (Viking Books, 2006)
The Sack of Panama: Captain Morgan and The Battle for the Caribbean book cover.
Oppenheimer: The Tragic Intellect (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006)
A Day in a Medieval City book cover.