A distinctive urban publisher since 1941

Wayne State University Press

0 items
i

Michigan History Confernce

About the Conference: We're highlighting the history of Albion and its surrounding areas for our fall conference! Join the Historical Society of Michigan and other attendees for our return to in-person conferences. This weekend event includes show-stopping keynote presentations, exciting content sessions, one-of-a-kind tours, educational workshops, catered dining, a robust exhibit hall, and so much more. Wayne State University Press will be in attendance, and selling the books below!

Date
Sunday, September 25, 2022
Venue
Courtyard by Marriott Albion
200 S. Superior St.
Albion MI
More Information

AWARD
WINNER

"No Equal Justice"

The Legacy of Civil Rights Icon George W. Crockett Jr.

Edward J. Littlejohn and Peter J. Hammer

The story of Civil Rights icon and Black lawyer who fought racism and political oppression with uncommon devotion.

Hardback
Published: February 2022
ISBN: 9780814348765
$36.99
eBOOK
Published: February 2022
ISBN: 9780814348772

100 Years of the Detroit Historical Society

Joel Stone

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
AWARD
WINNER

Getting to the Heart of the Matter

My 36 Years in the Senate

Carl Levin

Former senator Carl Levin’s memoir demonstrates the value of pragmatism, empathy, and compromise.

Hardback
Published: March 2021
ISBN: 9780814348390
$29.99
eBOOK
Published: March 2021
ISBN: 9780814348406

The Forgotten Iron King of the Great Lakes

Eber Brock Ward, 1811–1875

Michael W. Nagle

A Gilded Age industrialist - surrounded by scandal - becomes Michigan’s wealthiest resident and helps shape the nation.

Hardback
Available November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349939
$26.99
eBOOK
Available November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349946