Humanities - History

Canadian History: Pre-Confederation

John Douglas Belshaw, Thompson Rivers University

Canadian History: Pre-Confederation is a survey text that introduces undergraduate students to important themes in North American history to 1867.

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History in the Making: A History of the People of the United States of America to 1877

Catherine Locks, Fort Valley State University
Pamela Thomas Roseman, Georgia Perimeter College
Sarah K. Mergel, Dalton State College
Tamara Spike, University of North Georgia

This textbook examines U.S. History from before European Contact through Reconstruction, while focusing on the people and their history.


(13 reviews)

Keys to Understanding the Middle East

Melinda McClimans, Ohio State University
Dr Alam Payind, Ohio State University

This book is intended for readers who have never studied the Middle East, or experts who may wish to fill gaps in their knowledge of the region from other disciplines.

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Placing the History of College Writing: Stories from the Incomplete Archive

Nathan Shepley, University of Houston

In Placing the History of College Writing, Nathan Shepley argues that pre-1950s composition history, if analyzed with the right conceptual tools, can pluralize and clarify our understanding of the relationship between the writing of college students and the writing's physical, social, and discursive surroundings. 


(1 review)

The History of Our Tribe: Hominini

Barbara Welker, SUNY Geneseo

The book explores the field of paleoanthropology past and present. 


(4 reviews)

U.S. History

Multiple Authors, OpenStax

U.S. History covers the breadth of the chronological history of the United States and also provides the necessary depth to ensure the course is manageable for instructors and students alike.


(17 reviews)

World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500

Eugene Berger, Georgia Gwinnett College

World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind from prehistory to 1500. Authored by six USG faculty members with advance degrees in History, this textbook offers up-to-date original scholarship. 


(13 reviews)