Archive | December, 2015

2015 Review Recap: Celebrating the Year’s Outstanding Books

This past year, we were proud to see our books and authors recognized again and again in media outlets across the country. We’re celebrating a year of excellent reviews! Here are some of the top reviews UPF books received in 2015.   Havana Hardball: Spring Training, Jackie Robinson, and the Cuban League by César Brioso  […]

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Building a Nation

“Remarkable, impressive. Duke makes a double contribution to historical scholarship: to the historiography of federalism in the Caribbean and to the historiography of political dissent, activism, and solidarity within Caribbean diaspora”—Winston James, author of Holding Aloft the Banner of Ethiopia: Caribbean Radicalism in Early Twentieth-Century America “This well-researched and accessible book deepens our understanding of […]

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Sustainable Gardening for the Southeast

This book is discounted until Dec. 17 in our Holiday Sale! Just apply code XM15 at checkout! . “A timely, accessible guide to responsible landscaping that convincingly explains how and why our home landscapes must participate in local ecosystems.”—Douglas Tallamy, coauthor of The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden “By […]

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3 Days Left in Our Holiday Book Sale!

Three days left in our holiday book sale! Sale ends December 17. . Visit to receive 20-40% off your order and $1 per book shipping. Use code XM15 at checkout or place your order by calling 800.226.3822. Order $50 or more and get a free UPF tote bag while supplies last! . Need some stocking […]

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Joyce’s Allmaziful Plurabilities

. “A brilliantly collaged snapshot of the variety and wealth of literary criticism, and Joyce studies, today.”—Tony Thwaites, author of Joycean Temporalities “Celebrates the multiplicity and sheer rampant excess of Joyce’s prodigally polysemous text with seventeen different scholars employing a likewise prodigal range of critical methodologies.”—Patrick O’Neill, author of Impossible Joyce: Finnegans Wakes “Each of […]

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Priest Under Fire

“A valuable book that goes beyond the specifics of one priest’s life to provide insight into the Salvadoran civil war.”—Arthur Leigh Binford, coeditor of Landscapes of Struggle: Politics, Society, and Community in El Salvador . “The fascinating story of Father David Rodríguez sheds light on half a century of El Salvador’s troubled history and helps […]

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Two Weeks Left in our Holiday Sale

Don’t miss out! These books and more are available at discount prices through December 17. Click the book covers below or browse all our books at Use discount code XM15 at checkout for 20-40% off, $1 per book shipping, and a FREE tote bag for orders over $50 (while supplies last).                 

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