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The H. L. Hunley Submarine

Fran Hawk, illustrated by Monica Wyrick
The fascinating tale of the long-missing submarine that was the first to sink an enemy ship during wartime The story of the H. L. Hunley submarine is about American ingenuity and real people who were inventive, loyal, brave, resilient, persistent, and adventurous. The Hunley, built by the Confederate Army during the Civil War, was the first submarine to sink an enemy ship during wartime. After that historic feat, the Hunley disappeared. For...

H.B. Morse, Customs Commissioner and Historian of China

John King Fairbank, Martha Henderson Coolidge, Richard J. Smith
Hosea Ballou Morse (1855-1934) sailed to China in 1874, and for the next thirty-five years he labored loyally in the Imperial Chinese Maritime Customs Service, becoming one of its most able commissioners and acquiring a deep knowledge of China's economy and foreign relations. After his retirement in 1909, Morse devoted himself to scholarship. He pioneered in the Western study of China's foreign relations, weaving from...

H.G. Wells

W. Warren Wagar
A look inside one of the greatest minds of the 20th century. The English writer Herbert George Wells (1866–1946) is one of the giants of science fiction. His early novels, The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds, invented a number of themes now classic in science fiction. But he also wrote mainstream novels, journalism, political tracts, a memoir, and purely didactic fiction designed to support his various causes. In this comprehensive new critical study, W. Warren Wagar traces Wells's obsession with the...


Marybeth Gasman and Levon T. Esters
Showcases the role HBCUs play in empowering Black students, fostering economic development, building community, and mentoring leaders and activists. Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) play a pivotal role in promoting social and economic mobility for African Americans and in mentoring the next generation of Black leaders. In HBCU, Marybeth Gasman and Levon T. Esters explore the remarkable impact and contributions of these significant...

HIV Interventions

Marsha Rosengarten
Winner of the Sociology of Health and Illness Book Prize HIV has changed in the presence of recent biomedical technologies. In particular, the development of anti-retroviral therapies (ARVs) for the treatment of HIV was a significant landmark in the history of the disease. Treatment with ARV drug regimens, which began in 1996, has enabled many thousands to live with the human immunodeficiency virus without progressing to AIDS. Yet ARVs have also been...

HIV Pioneers

edited by Wendee M. Wechsberg
foreword by James W. Curran
A moving collection of firsthand accounts of the HIV epidemic. Tremendous strides have been made in the prevention and treatment of HIV since the disease first appeared in the 1980s. But because many of the people who studied and battled the virus in those early days are now gone, firsthand accounts are at risk of being lost. In HIV Pioneers, Wendee M. Wechsberg collects 29 "first stories" from the outset of the AIDS epidemic. These...

HIV Prevention and Bisexual Realities

Viviane Namaste, Tamara Vukov, Nada Saghie, Robin Williamson, Jacky Vallee, Mareva Lafreniére, Marie-Josée Leroux, Andre Monette, Joseph Jean Gilles
Why is there so little HIV education at present directed towards bisexual men and women? This book offers a critical analysis of the issues in public health research and education that prevent adequate attention from being paid to bisexual realities. Addressing the implications of such limited knowledge, the authors raise important questions about the...

HIV and Community Mental Healthcare

edited by Michael D. Knox and Caroline H. Sparks
The first book on the unique contributions to prevention and treatment that community mental healthcare workers may make to persons affected by HIV. HIV/AIDS affects people psychologically like no other disease. HIV-infected persons can experience a wide range of psychological and neuropsychological problems that require mental health treatment. At times, their family, friends, and healthcare workers may need mental health services. People at risk of infection...

Haa Aaní / Our Land

Walter R. Goldschmidt, Theodore H. Haas, edited by Thomas F. Thornton

Haa Kusteeyí, Our Culture

Nora Marks Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer
This book is an introduction to Tlingit social and political history. Each biography is compelling in its own merit, but when all are taken together, the collection shows patterns of interaction among people and communities of today, and across the generations. By combining historical documents and photographs with accounts gathered from living memory, the book also enables the present, living generations to interact with their past. The book features...

Haa Leelk'w Has Aani Saax'u / Our Grandparents' Names on the Land

edited by Thomas F. Thornton
Haa Léelk'w Has Aaní Saax'u / Our Grandparents' Names on the Land presents the results of a collaborative project with Native communities of Southeast Alaska to record indigenous geographic names. Documenting and analyzing more than 3,000 Tlingit, Haida, and other Native names on the land, it highlights their descriptive force and cultural significance. With community maps, tables, and photographs, this book will be invaluable for those...

Haa Shuká, Our Ancestors

Nora Marks Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer
These gripping and powerful prose narratives relate monumental events in the lives of the forebears of Tlingit clans, from the prehistoric migration to the coast of Southeast Alaska to the first contact with Europeans. The stories were recorded from the 1960s to the present by twelve tradition bearers who where passing down for future generations the accounts of haa shuka, which means "our ancestors." Their narratives tell of the origin of social and...

Haa Tuwunáagu Yís, for Healing Our Spirit

Nora Marks Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer
Haa Tuwunaagu Yis, for Healing Our Spirit is the first publication of Tlingit oratory recorded in performance. It features Tlingit texts with facing English translations and detailed annotations; photographs of the orators and the settings in which the speeches were delivered; and biographies of the elders. There are thirty-two speeches by twenty-one Tlingit elders. Most were taped between 1968 and 1988, but two speeches were recorded on wax...

The Habit of Art

edited by Anthony V. Ardizzone
"The scientist has the habit of science; the artist, the habit of art." —Flannery O'Connor This collection of stories contains some of the best new short fiction from America. The stories display a wide range of styles, settings, and themes. In addition to being among the country's most talented, prize-winning writers, the authors gathered in The Habit of Art also share a common bond as former members of the fiction workshop at Indiana...

Habitats and Ecological Communities of Indiana

edited by John O. Whitaker, Jr., Charles J. Amlaner, Jr., Marion T. Jackson, George R. Parker, Peter E. Scott
In Habitats and Ecological Communities of Indiana, leading experts assess the health and diversity of Indiana's eight wildlife habitats, providing detailed analysis, data-generated maps, color photographs, and complete lists of flora and fauna. This groundbreaking reference details the state's forests, grasslands, wetlands, aquatic systems, barren lands, and...

Habits and Holiness

Ezra Sullivan
The topic of habitus is one of Thomas Aquinas's greatest contributions to moral theology, but it has been generally neglected in theological scholarship until now. Habits and Holiness is the first work in English to explore Aquinas's rich theology of habit in all of its grandeur and depth. Habits and Holiness shows that most facets of human life and behavior are greatly influenced by habits, which Thomas appraises as an analogous concept that is much broader than previous...

Habits of Whiteness, second edition

Terrance MacMullan
Habits of Whiteness: A Pragmatist Reconstruction, second edition, offers a revised and updated look at the concept of whiteness in the United States. Lauded when it was first published and even more relevant today, Habits of Whiteness offers a distinctive way to talk about race and racism by focusing on racial habits and how to change them. Author Terrance MacMullan examines how the concept of racial whiteness has undermined attempts to create a truly democratic society in the...

Haboo, second edition

translated by Vi Hilbert, foreword by Jill La Pointe, introduction by Thom Hess
The stories and legends of the Lushootseed-speaking people of Puget Sound represent an important part of the oral tradition by which one generation hands down beliefs, values, and customs to another. Vi Hilbert grew up when many of the old social patterns survived and everyone spoke the ancestral language. Haboo, Hilbert's collection of thirty-three stories, features tales mostly set in the Myth Age, before the world...

The Habsburg Garrison Complex in Trebinje

Cathie Carmichael
This is the story of the Habsburg Garrison at Trebinje in peace and war. Habsburg power was imposed upon Ottoman Bosnia and Hercegovina in 1878. Although the Trebinje citadel surrendered, there was resistance elsewhere. A new garrison was constructed, rapidly transforming Trebinje into a tree-lined city dominated by the army. In 1882, local guerrillas, mostly Orthodox, targeted the regimes's vulnerabilities but were rapidly defeated. Hospitals, cisterns, schools, roads, and...