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!
North Carolina's Outer Banks at the Dawn of Flight
Why the Army of Tennessee Failed
The Best of Enemies, Movie Edition
Race and Redemption in the New South
How the Quest for a Holy Hero Helped Catholics Become American
The New Guide to North Carolina Beaches
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
Father Luis Olivares, a Biography
Faith Politics and the Origins of the Sanctuary Movement in Los Angeles
a Savor the South cookbook
Essays on Motherhood from the New South
Black. Queer. Southern. Women.
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
The Rise and Fall of the Branchhead Boys
North Carolina’s Scott Family and the Era of Progressive Politics
Debating Yoga and Mindfulness in Public Schools
Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?
Department Stores and the Black Freedom Movement
Workers, Consumers, and Civil Rights from the 1930s to the 1980s
France and the American Civil War
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
Hiking and Traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway, Revised and Expanded Edition
The Only Guide You Will Ever Need, Including GPS, Detailed Maps, and More
105 Inspired Dishes for Everyone
River of Death--The Chickamauga Campaign
Volume 1: The Fall of Chattanooga
A History of New Orleans at Year 300
Jimi Hendrix in London, September 1966–June 1967
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