Book of the Week


The Fire of Freedom: Abraham Galloway and the Slaves' Civil War
by David Cecelski

Now available in paperback!

"Cecelski's marvelous story of a North Carolina slave who transcended his bondage with flair provides a meaningful way to commemorate the sesquicentennial Civil War anniversaries."
--Publishers Weekly
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A Sneak Peek at Spring 2012 Civil War Books

 

Happy new year to all! We’ve got lots of good things to come in 2012. For one thing, this year marks the 90th anniversary of UNC Press. We’ll be celebrating this momentous landmark in various ways throughout the year, so stay tuned. We’re looking forward to the next 90 years!

To get a taste of what’s coming up in the near future, be sure to browse through our Spring 2012 catalog (PDF). We have wonderful new selection of Civil War books coming up this season, with new work from Carol Reardon, Earl J. Hess, and more. You can see a few of them above and below. All spring books are now available for pre-order. Most books will be available as e-books, too, as soon as the printed books arrive.

If you want to stay on top of what’s newly available each month in your favorite subject area, sign up for our monthly eNews announcements.

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