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To Ebbets FieldSport and the American-Jewish Experience

To Ebbets Field: Sport and the American-Jewish Experience

Peter Levine

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195085556
eISBN:
9780199854042
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195085556.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book provides an exploration into the experience of Jewish immigrants in America in the first half of the 20th century. The book asks the question: What part did sport play in the process by ... More

To Follow in Their FootstepsThe Crusades and Family Memory in the High Middle Ages

To Follow in Their Footsteps: The Crusades and Family Memory in the High Middle Ages

Nicholas L. Paul

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450976
eISBN:
9780801465987
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450976.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

When the First Crusade ended with the conquest of Jerusalem in 1099, jubilant crusaders returned home to Europe bringing with them stories, sacred relics, and other memorabilia. In the ensuing ... More

To Keep the Waters TroubledThe Life of Ida B. Wells

To Keep the Waters Troubled: The Life of Ida B. Wells

Linda O. McMurry

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195139273
eISBN:
9780199848911
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195139273.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In the generation that followed Frederick Douglass, no African American was more prominent, or more outspoken, than Ida B. Wells. Her crusade against lynching in the 1890s made her famous, or ... More

To Kill NationsAmerican Strategy in the Air-Atomic Age and the Rise of Mutually Assured Destruction

To Kill Nations: American Strategy in the Air-Atomic Age and the Rise of Mutually Assured Destruction

Edward Kaplan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452482
eISBN:
9780801455506
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452482.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Between 1945 and 1950, the United States had a global nuclear monopoly. The A-bomb transformed the nation's strategic airpower and saw the Air Force displace the Navy at the front line of US defense. ... More

To Live to WorkFactory Women in Colonial Korea, 1910–1945

To Live to Work: Factory Women in Colonial Korea, 1910–1945

Janice C.H. Kim

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759090
eISBN:
9780804787475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759090.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

Linking economic and social historical research methods with special reference to the evolution of the industrial labor force, this book offers an account of the popular expansion of gender, labor, ... More

To Overcome OneselfThe Jesuit Ethic and Spirit of Global Expansion, 1520-1767

To Overcome Oneself: The Jesuit Ethic and Spirit of Global Expansion, 1520-1767

J. Michelle Molina

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780520275652
eISBN:
9780520955042
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520275652.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Drawing on the connections between the history of Western subjectivity and early modern European colonialism, this book explores how the idea of “self” emerged in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century ... More

To Place Our DeedsThe African American Community in Richmond, California, 1910-1963

To Place Our Deeds: The African American Community in Richmond, California, 1910-1963

Shirley Ann Wilson Moore

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520215658
eISBN:
9780520927124
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520215658.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book traces the development of the African American community in Richmond, California, a city on the San Francisco Bay. This social history, based on numerous oral histories, newspapers, and ... More

To Promote the General WelfareThe Case for Big Government

To Promote the General Welfare: The Case for Big Government

Steven Conn (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199858538
eISBN:
9780190254537
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199858538.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Americans love to hate their government, and a long tradition of anti-government suspicion reaches back to debates among the founders of the nation. But the election of Barack Obama has created a ... More

To Render InvisibleJim Crow and Public Life in New South Jacksonville

To Render Invisible: Jim Crow and Public Life in New South Jacksonville

Robert Cassanello

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044194
eISBN:
9780813046495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044194.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

At the end of the Civil War, black men in Jacksonville were ushered into public life through the support of the Republican Party. As the black vote became independent, conservative whites recast ... More

Tocqueville, Democracy, and ReligionChecks and Balances for Democratic Souls

Tocqueville, Democracy, and Religion: Checks and Balances for Democratic Souls

Alan S. Kahan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199681150
eISBN:
9780191761256
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681150.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Political History

The relationship between democracy and religion is as important today as it was in Alexis de Tocqueville’s time. Tocqueville, Democracy, and Religion: Checks and Balances for Democratic Souls is a ... More

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