New and Upcoming Titles
May 2018

Buying Time · Debt and Mobility in the Western Indian Ocean

By Thomas F. McDow

Thomas F. McDow synthesizes Indian Ocean, Middle Eastern, and East African studies to explain how in the nineteenth century, credit, mobility, and kinship knit together a vast interconnected Indian Ocean region. McDow's new historical analysis of the Indian Ocean reveals roles of previously invisible people.

Peoples of the Inland Sea · Native Americans and Newcomers in the Great Lakes Region, 1600–1870

By David Andrew Nichols

David Andrew Nichols offers a fresh history of the Lakes peoples over nearly three centuries of rapid change. As the people themselves persisted, so did their customs, religions, and control over their destinies. Accessible and creative, this book is destined to become a classroom staple for Native American history.



That’s it for May. If you’re curious about what’s coming out next month, you can get a sneak peek at June.