Happy Summer! As we enter into everyone’s favorite season, we’re posting suggestions for your summer reading list. If you’re planning a fun tropical vacation, heading to your neighborhood pool, or just looking to unwind at home, UNC Press has your perfect summer read.
Pick up a fun guidebook or new biography … check out our newest offerings in American or Civil War history … and much more.
Here’s a small sampling of what’s new. Click on each book to learn more.
And don’t forget about our 40% sale! Use promo code 01DAH40 at checkout, and you’ll get 40 percent discount on all UNC Press print books, and free domestic shipping if your order totals $75.
Happy Summer Reading!
Photography, History, and the American Present
North Carolina's Outer Banks at the Dawn of Flight
Why the Army of Tennessee Failed
Race and Redemption in the New South
How the Quest for a Holy Hero Helped Catholics Become American
All You Need to Know to Explore and Enjoy Currituck, Calabash, and Everywhere Between
Timothy Duffy's Southern Photographs
Seeing the Conflict through the Eyes of Its Leading Historians
Faith Politics and the Origins of the Sanctuary Movement in Los Angeles
a Savor the South cookbook
Essays on Motherhood from the New South
An Oral History
LGBTQ Tales of North Carolina
The Stories Behind the Beacons from Cape Fear to Currituck Beach
A New England Chef in a New South Kitchen
The Definitive Guide to 40 Can't-Miss Trips from Cumberland Gap to the Atlantic Ocean
77 Recipes for Small Bites with Big Flavors
The Voter Education Project and the Movement for the Ballot in the American South
North Carolina’s Scott Family and the Era of Progressive Politics
Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?
Workers, Consumers, and Civil Rights from the 1930s to the 1980s
A Diplomatic History
The Election of 1968 and the Rise of Partisan Politics in America
How Surrender Defined the American Civil War
The Memory Work of Massasoit
Paramahansa Yogananda and Modern American Religion in a Global Age
The Pursuit of Freedom and Equality in the Twilight of Slavery
The Civil War Comes to North Carolina
The Emotional Worlds of Southern Men as Citizens and Soldiers
North Carolina Heritage Foods through the Year
The Only Guide You Will Ever Need, Including GPS, Detailed Maps, and More
105 Inspired Dishes for Everyone
Volume 1: The Fall of Chattanooga
A History of New Orleans at Year 300
Jimi Hendrix in London, September 1966–June 1967
Stories from Our Invisible Citizens
Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850
Inside the World of Gay, Trans, and Black Truck Drivers
Tactics, Terrain, and Trenches in the Civil War
War, Trade, and Slavery in the Atlantic World