The Beauty of Living E. E. Cummings in the Great War

Intimate and richly detailed, The Beauty of Living begins with E. E. Cummings's Cambridge upbringing and his relationship with his socially progressive but domestically...

In the Dark of War A CIA Officer's Inside Account of the U.S. Evacuation from Libya

A CIA officer's inside account of how Libya's descent into rampant violence precipitated the harrowing overland evacuation of the entire US mission from Tripoli after being...

The Strange Case of Donald J. Trump A Psychological Reckoning

The Strange Case of Donald J. Trump provides a coherent and nuanced psychological portrait of Donald Trump, drawing upon biographical events in the subject's life and contemporary...

The Moment of Liberation in Western Europe Power Struggles and Rebellions, 1943-1948

The Moment of Liberation in Western Europe: Power Struggles & Rebellions, 1943–1948, regards the final two years of World War II and the immediate post-liberation period as a...

Break Every Yoke Religion, Justice, and the Abolition of Prisons

Changes in the American religious landscape enabled the rise of mass incarceration. Religious ideas and practices also offer a key for ending mass incarceration. These are the...

Shortlisted Women in the Shadows of the Supreme Court

The inspiring and previously untold history of the women considered—but not selected—for the US Supreme CourtIn 1981, after almost two centuries of exclusively male...

Terraformer

Deadly toxins can be hidden inside the most beautiful flowers. That's what Astra Meador's famous biophysicist mother taught her.As her mother's apprentice, Astra has developed...

The Linen Queen A Novel

Abandoned by her father and neglected by her self-centered, unstable mother, Sheila McGee cannot wait to escape the drudgery of her mill village life in Northern Ireland. Her...

One Mighty and Irresistible Tide The Epic Struggle Over American Immigration, 1924-1965

The idea of the United States as a nation of immigrants is at the core of the American narrative. But in 1924, Congress instituted a system of ethnic quotas so stringent that it...

Cryptography The Key to Digital Security, How It Works, and Why It Matters

Despite its reputation as a language only of spies and hackers, cryptography plays a critical role in our everyday lives. Though often invisible, it underpins the security of our...

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