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Rum Running and the Roaring Twenties

Prohibition on the Michigan-Ontario Waterway

Philip P. Mason

A fascinating look at the excesses and failures of Prohibition in the United States, and specifically in Michigan.

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Available May 2024
ISBN: 9780814351048
$25.99
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Available May 2024
ISBN: 9780814325834
$39.99
Ebook
Available May 2024
ISBN: 9780814351055
$19.99

The Salmon Capital of Michigan

The Rise and Fall of a Great Lakes Fishery

Carson Prichard

Local voices reveal the personal stories and cultural legacy of a once-flourishing fishing town impacted by environmental change.

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Available April 2024
ISBN: 9780814351130
$26.99
Ebook
Available April 2024
ISBN: 9780814351147
$26.99

The Rescue Turn and the Politics of Holocaust Memory

edited by Natalia Aleksiun, Zofia Wóycicka, and Raphael Utz

Examining the uses -- and misuses -- of memory of aiding Jews during the Holocaust.

Paperback
Available March 2024
ISBN: 9780814350836
$36.99
Hardcover
Available March 2024
ISBN: 9780814349502
$94.99
Ebook
Available March 2024
ISBN: 9780814349519
$36.99
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The Dodge Brothers

The Men, the Motor Cars, and the Legacy

Charles K. Hyde

Biography of John and Horace Dodge and the history of their company.

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Published: July 2023
ISBN: 9780814332474
$24.99
Hardcover
Published: July 2023
ISBN: 9780814332467
$36.99
eBOOK
Published: July 2023
ISBN: 9780814337806

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The Fight for the Fox River Cleanup

P. David Allen II and Susan Campbell

The compelling true story of a hard-fought environmental win, set in motion by a tenacious government scientist and an unrelenting journalist -- resulting in the polluting companies paying for the $1 billion, 20-year cleanup.

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Published: April 2023
ISBN: 9780814349588
$26.99
Ebook
Published: April 2023
ISBN: 9780814349595
$26.99

The Enchanted Boot

Italian Fairy Tales and Their Tellers

Nancy L. Canepa

A representative selection of tales from the Italian fairy-tale tradition, translated into English.

Paperback
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814334751
$39.99
Hardcover
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349205
$84.99
Ebook
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349212
$39.99

100 Years of the Detroit Historical Society

Joel Stone and Detroit Historical Society

A behind-the-scenes look at the creation and evolution of a cultural institution in Detroit.

Paperback
Published: December 2021
ISBN: 9780814348871
$26.99
Ebook
Published: December 2021
ISBN: 9780814348888
$26.99

Disputed Messiahs

Jewish and Christian Messianism in the Ashkenazic World During the Reformation

Rebekka Voßtranslated by John R. Crutchfield

Jewish and Christian messianic thought and activism in the Reformation era in the Ashkenazic world.

Paperback
Published: November 2021
ISBN: 9780814348611
$42.99
Hardcover
Published: November 2021
ISBN: 9780814341643
$94.99
Ebook
Published: November 2021
ISBN: 9780814341650
$36.99
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Justus S. Stearns

Michigan Pine King and Kentucky Coal Baron, 1845-1933

Michael W. Nagle

Examines a major Michigan timber baron and political figure who also founded a coal-mining empire in Kentucky.

Paperback
Published: September 2021
ISBN: 9780814348826
$26.99
Hardcover
Published: September 2021
ISBN: 9780814341261
$39.99
Ebook
Published: September 2021
ISBN: 9780814341278
$24.99

Communings of the Spirit

Exploring the Journals of Mordecai M. Kaplan, 1942-1951

edited by Mel Scult

Mordecai Kaplan's personal reactions to the events of the 1940s.

Paperback
Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814348253
$39.99
Hardcover
Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814347676
$99.99
Ebook
Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814347683
$39.99
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When Lions Were Kings

The Detroit Lions and the Fabulous Fifties

Richard Bak

An in-depth look at one of the most storied dynasties in Detroit sports history.

Paperback
Published: June 2020
ISBN: 9780814350997
$29.99
Hardcover
Published: June 2020
ISBN: 9780814334270
$39.99
Ebook
Published: June 2020
ISBN: 9780814334287
$29.99
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The Yiddish Historians and the Struggle for a Jewish History of the Holocaust

Mark L. Smith

Holocaust history written and researched by the Yiddish scholars who lived it.

Paperback
Published: December 2019
ISBN: 9780814348413
$36.99
Hardcover
Published: December 2019
ISBN: 9780814346129
$89.99
Ebook
Published: December 2019
ISBN: 9780814346136
$24.99

The Jdc at 100

A Century of Humanitarianism

edited by Linda G. Levi, Maud S. Mandel, Avinoam Patt, and Atina Grossmann

The history of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee from its origins in 1914 through its first century.

Hardcover
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814342343
$54.99
Ebook
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814342350
$24.99
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Rosie, a Detroit Herstory

Bailey Sisoy Isgroillustrated by Nicole Lapointe

For young readers, an illustrated true story about the women workers of World War II.

Printed Paper Case
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814345443
$17.99
Ebook
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814345450
$17.99

White Squall

Sailing the Great Lakes

edited by Victoria Brehm

White Squall is a history of the lakes written by those who knew them best in all weather and all eras from the beginning to the present.

Paperback
Published: May 2018
ISBN: 9780970260611
$29.95
Ebook
Published: May 2018
ISBN: 9780970260697
$24.99

Seasons of Grace

A History of the Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit

Leslie Woodcock Tentlerforeword by Edmund Cardinal Szoka

Seasons of Grace is a history of the Catholic Church and community in southern lower Michigan from the 1830s through the 1950s.

Paperback
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344002
$27.99
Ebook
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814343999
$5.99

From Sofia to Jaffa

The Jews of Bulgaria and Israel

Guy H. Haskellforeword by Raphael Patai

From Sophia to Jaffa chronicles the fascinating saga of a population relocated.

Paperback
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344064
$21.99
Ebook
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344057
$3.99

United States Jewry, 1776-1985

Volume 1

Jacob Rader Marcus

Comprehensive history of Jewish immigration, segregation, and integration; of Jewry’s cultural exclusiveness and assimilation; of its internal division and indivisible unity; and of its role in the making of America.

Paperback
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344699
$22.99
eBOOK
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344682

All Our Yesterdays

A Brief History of Detroit

Frank B. Woodford and Arthur M. Woodford

All Our Yesterdays traces Detroit's history from its earliest settlement into the 1960s.

Paperback
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814344439
$24.99
Ebook
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343401
$4.99

Detroit on Stage

The Players Club, 1910-2005

Marijean Levering

Detroit on Stage traces the extraordinary history of Detroit's The Players Club from its beginnings in 1910 until present.

Paperback
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343227
$29.99
Ebook
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343234
$4.99

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