Cowboy Conservatism: Texas and the Rise of the Modern Right

Cowboy Conservatism: Texas and the Rise of the Modern Right

During the 1960s and 1970s, Texas was rocked by a series of political transitions. Cowboy Conservatism: Texas and the rise of the modern right examines …

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Technology, Self-Fashioning and Politeness in Eighteenth-Century Britain: Refined Bodies

Technology, Self-Fashioning and Politeness in Eighteenth-Century Britain: Refined Bodies

This innovative book explores the role of cast steel in instruments for refining the body in the eighteenth century, amidst the changing climate of ideas …

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Russia's Entangled Embrace: The Tsarist Empire and the Armenians, 1801-1914

Russia’s Entangled Embrace: The Tsarist Empire and the Armenians, 1801-1914

Russia’s Entangled Embrace traces the relationship between the Romanov state and the Armenian diaspora that populated Russia’s territorial fringes and navigated the tsarist empire’s metropolitan …

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Preserving German Texan Identity: Reminiscences of William A. Trenckmann, 1859-1935

Preserving German Texan Identity: Reminiscences of William A. Trenckmann, 1859-1935

Born in Millheim, Texas, to a family of German immigrants who moved to Texas in the wake of the 1848 revolution, William Andreas Trenckmann was …

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