New Books


Coolies of the empire: indentured Indians in the sugar colonies, 1830-1920 / Ashutosh Kumar.

Trickster chases the tale of education / Sylvia Moore.

Say we are nations: documents of politics and protest in indigenous America since 1887 / edited by Daniel M. Cobb.

Crossing space and time in the Indian Ocean: early Indian traders in Natal: a biographical study / Goolam Vahed and Surendra Bhana.

Backlash: what happens when we talk honestly about racism in America / George Yancy ; foreword by Cornel West.

Indo-Caribbean indenture: resistance and accommodation, 1838-1920 / Lomarsh Roopnarine.

The pursuit of power: Europe, 1815-1914 / Richard J. Evans.

Indigenous nationals, Canadian citizens: from first contact to Canada 150 and beyond / Thomas J. Courchene.

Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit: what Inuit have always known to be true / edited by Joe Karetak, Frank Tester & Shirley Tagalik.

Gakina Gidagwi'igoomin Anishinaabewiyang = We are all treaty people / James Cote, Elmer Courchene and William G. Lathlin with contributions by the Council of Elders.

The food and folklore reader / edited by Lucy M. Long.

Powering up Canada: a history of power, fuel, and energy from 1600 / edited by R.W. Sandwell.

Luxury in global perspective: objects and practices, 1600-2000 / Bernd-Stefan Grewe, University of Education, Freiburg, Karin Hofmeester, International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam.

History and material culture: a student's guide to approaching alternative sources / edited by Karen Harvey.

Madness in civilization: a cultural history of insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the madhouse to modern medicine / Andrew Scull.

Priests of prosperity: how central bankers transformed the postcommunist world / Juliet Johnson.

Embodying Ecological Heritage in a Maya Community: Health, Happiness, and Identity / Kristina Baines.

The depths of Russia: oil, power, and culture after socialism / Douglas Rogers.

A cultural history of the senses in Antiquity / edited by Jerry P. Toner.

Kingdom of olives and ash: writers confront the occupation / Ayelet Waldman and Michael Chabon, editors ; Moriel Rothman-Zecher, associate editor.

The South African Gandhi: stretcher-bearer of empire / Ashwin Desai and Goolam Vahed.

My grandfather's knocking sticks: Ojibwe family life and labor on the reservation / Brenda J. Child.

Slavery in medieval and early modern Iberia / William D. Phillips, Jr.