Organization of American Historians

Welcome to our virtual Organization of American Historians booth, where we’ve collected our new books and conference discount to share with you during this year’s virtual meeting.

 

We are pleased to offer OAH members a 30% discount on all orders placed through June 30th, 2022. Enter promo code WOAH22 at checkout through our website or by calling 1-800-537-5487.

 

Our acquisitions editors are still eager to connect with current and prospective authors about new projects and book proposals. They have been working to transition their usual in-person conference appointments to virtual meetings by phone or Zoom. If you have a project you’d like to discuss, please get in touch with one of our editors:

 

Larin McLaughlin, Editorial Director, lmclaugh@uw.edu

Critical ethnic studies; women’s, gender, and sexuality studies; Native and Indigenous studies; visual culture

 

Andrew Berzanskis, Senior Acquisitions Editor, andrewlb@uw.edu

Social justice, environmental and western history

 

Mike Baccam, Acquisitions Editor, mbaccam@uw.edu

Asian American studies, western US history, critical ethnic studies

 

We’ve curated a selection of our new and noteworthy books below, and you can find additional titles here.

New in United States History

New Women of Empire

New Women of Empire

Gendered Politics and Racial Uplift in Interwar Japanese America

Chrissy Yee Lau

$30.00

Paperback

206 Pages

Charged

Charged

A History of Batteries and Lessons for a Clean Energy Future

James Morton Turner, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$34.95

Hardcover

256 Pages

Seattle from the Margins

Seattle from the Margins

Exclusion, Erasure, and the Making of a Pacific Coast City

Megan Asaka

$29.95

Hardcover

272 Pages

Labor under Siege

Labor under Siege

Big Bob McEllrath and the ILWU’s Fight for Organized Labor in an Anti-Union Era

Harvey Schwartz, Ronald E. Magden

$30.00

Paperback

320 Pages

Pioneering Death

Pioneering Death

The Violence of Boyhood in Turn-of-the-Century Oregon

Peter Boag

$30.00

Paperback

314 Pages

Feminista Frequencies

Feminista Frequencies

Community Building through Radio in the Yakima Valley

Monica De La Torre, Piya Chatterjee

$27.95

Paperback

176 Pages

Love for Liberation

Love for Liberation

African Independence, Black Power, and a Diaspora Underground

Robin J. Hayes

$30.00

Paperback

252 Pages

The Borders of AIDS

The Borders of AIDS

Race, Quarantine, and Resistance

Karma R. Chávez, Piya Chatterjee

$25.00

Paperback

264 Pages

Becoming Nisei

Becoming Nisei

Japanese American Urban Lives in Prewar Tacoma

Lisa M. Hoffman, Mary L. Hanneman

$29.95

Paperback

312 Pages

The Unsung Great

The Unsung Great

Stories of Extraordinary Japanese Americans

Greg Robinson

$29.95

Paperback

312 Pages

Nisei Radicals

Nisei Radicals

The Feminist Poetics and Transformative Ministry of Mitsuye Yamada and Michael Yasutake

Diane C. Fujino

$29.95

Paperback

272 Pages

Emerald Street

Emerald Street

A History of Hip Hop in Seattle

Daudi Abe, Sir Mix-A-Lot

$24.95

Paperback

320 Pages

The Port of Missing Men

The Port of Missing Men

Billy Gohl, Labor, and Brutal Times in the Pacific Northwest

Aaron Goings

$29.95

Hardcover

296 Pages

The Great Quake Debate

The Great Quake Debate

The Crusader, the Skeptic, and the Rise of Modern Seismology

Susan Hough

$29.95

Hardcover

328 Pages

School Photos in Liquid Time

School Photos in Liquid Time

Reframing Difference

Marianne Hirsch, Leo Spitzer

$30.00

Paperback

264 Pages

Outriders

Outriders

Rodeo at the Fringes of the American West

Rebecca Scofield

$27.95

Paperback

264 Pages

Seismic City

Seismic City

An Environmental History of San Francisco's 1906 Earthquake

Joanna L. Dyl, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$24.95

Paperback

376 Pages

Reclaiming the Reservation

Reclaiming the Reservation

Histories of Indian Sovereignty Suppressed and Renewed

Alexandra Harmon

$35.00

Paperback

424 Pages

Becoming Mary Sully

Becoming Mary Sully

Toward an American Indian Abstract

Philip J. Deloria

$34.95

Paperback

336 Pages