Gilded Age, Populist and Progressive Era History Reading List

Gilded AgeAMERICAN GILDED AGE AND THE POPULIST AND PROGRESSIVE ERA GROUP READING LIST

  1. Rebirth of a Nation: The Making of Modern America, 1877-1920 by Jackson Lears
  2. American Colossus: The Triumph of Capitalism, 1865-1900 by H.W. Brands
  3. Sisters: The Lives of America’s Suffragists by Jean H. Baker
  4. The Unexpected President: The Life and Times of Chester A. Arthur by Scott S. Greenberger
  5. The Populist Vision by Charles Postel
  6. At America’s Gates: Chinese Immigration during the Exclusion Era, 1882-1943 by Erika Lee
  7. Origins of the New South, 1877–1913: A History of the South by C. Vann Woodward
  8. Black and Brown: African Americans and the Mexican Revolution, 1910-1920 by Gerald Horne
  9. A Fierce Discontent: The Rise and Fall of the Progressive Movement in America, 1870-1920 by Michael McGerr
  10. The Scarlet Sisters: Sex, Suffrage, and Scandal in the Gilded Age by Myra MacPherson
  11. The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West by Peter Cozzens
  12. American Nightmare: The History of Jim Crow by Jerrold M. Packard
  13. The Devil Is Here in These Hills: West Virginia’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom by James Green
  14. The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896 by Richard White
  15. Colored No More: Reinventing Black Womanhood in Washington, D.C. by Treva B. Lindsey
  16. The Response to Industrialism, 1885-1914 by Samuel P. Hays
  17. The Populist Moment: A Short History of the Agrarian Revolt in America by Lawrence Goodwyn
  18. Greenbackers, Knights of Labor, and Populists: Farmer-Labor Insurgency in the Late-Nineteenth-Century South by Matthew Hild
  19. Over Here: The First World War and American Society by David M. Kennedy
  20. The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire, 1898 by Evan Thomas
  21. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West by Dee Brown
  22. Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America by Richard White
  23. The Heart of Everything That Is: The Untold Story of Red Cloud, An American Legend by Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
  24. The Buffalo Soldiers: A Narrative of the Black Cavalry in the West by William H. Leckie and Shirley A. Leckie
  25. Encounter on the Great Plains: Scandinavian Settlers and the Dispossession of Dakota Indians, 1890-1930 by Karen V. Hansen
  26. The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started the Longest War in American History by Paul Andrew Hutton
  27. Reunion and Reaction: The Compromise of 1877 and the End of Reconstruction by C. Vann Woodward

After the first books listed above we will select the next books we read from the list below.

The Complete List of Gilded Age, Populist and Progressive Era American History Reading

  1. A Fierce Discontent: The Rise and Fall of the Progressive Movement in America, 1870-1920 by Michael McGerr
  2. The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896 by Richard White
  3. Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West by Christopher Knowlton
  4. The War Lovers by Evan Thomas
  5. The Response to Industrialism, 1885-1914 by Samuel P. Hays
  6. Manliness and Civilization: A Cultural History of Gender and Race in the United States, 1880-1917 by Gail Bederman
  7. 1920 by David Pietrusza
  8. The Promise of the Grand Canyon: John Wesley Powell’s Perilous Journey and His Vision for the American West by John F. Ross
  9. The Panic of 1907: Lessons Learned from the Market’s Perfect Storm by Robert F. Bruner and Sean D. Carr
  10. The Tycoons by Charles Morris
  11. American Colossus by H.W. Brands
  12. The Genesis of Industrial America, 1870-1920 by Maury Klein
  13. The Death of Reconstruction: Race, Labor, and Politics in the Post-Civil War North, 1865-1901 by Heather Cox Richardson
  14. The Presidents’ War: Six American Presidents and the Civil War That Divided Them by Chris DeRose
  15. One Woman, One Vote: Rediscovering the Women’s Suffrage Movement by Marjorie Spruill Wheeler
  16. The Color of the Land: Race, Nation, and the Politics of Landownership in Oklahoma, 1832-1929 by David A. Chang
  17. Manifest Destinies: The Making of the Mexican American Race by Laura E. Gómez
  18. Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World by Jill Jonnes 
  19. Guarding the Golden Door: American Immigration Policy and Immigrants since 1882 by Roger Daniels
  20. Working Toward Whiteness: How America’s Immigrants Became White: The Strange Journey from Ellis Island to the Suburbs by David R. Roediger
  21. The Money Men by H.W. Brands
  22. The Influence Of Sea Power Upon History by A. T. Mahan
  23. The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business by Alfred D. Chandler Jr.
  24. Intimate Practices: Literacy and Cultural Work in U.S. Women’s Clubs, 1880-1920 by Ann Gere
  25. Forgotten Dead: Mob Violence against Mexicans in the United States, 1848-1928 by William D. Carrigan and Clive Webb
  26. AC/DC: The Savage Tale of the First Standards War by Tom McNichol
  27. The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 by David McCullough
  28. Baptists in America: A History by Thomas S. Kidd and Barry Hankins
  29. Long Before Stonewall: Histories of Same-Sex Sexuality in Early America by Thomas A. Foster (Editor)
  30. American Methodism: A Compact History by Russell E. Richey and Kenneth E. Rowe
  31. Lynching in the West: 1850–1935 by Ken Gonzales-Day
  32. Redeeming the South: Religious Cultures and Racial Identities Among Southern Baptists, 1865-1925 by Paul Harvey
  33. Civil Rights Since 1787 by Jonathan Birnbaum (Editor), Clarence Taylor (Editor)
  34. Fundamentalism and American Culture by George M. Marsden
  35. Westering Women and the Frontier Experience, 1800-1915 by Sandra L. Myres
  36. Becoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945 by George J. Sanchez
  37. American Nightmare: The History of Jim Crow by Jerrold M. Packard
  38. Coming to America: A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in American Life by Roger Daniels
  39. The Irish Way: Becoming American in the Multiethnic City by James R. Barrett
  40. America in the Gilded Age by Sean Cashman
  41. The Mormon Question: Polygamy and Constitutional Conflict in Nineteenth-Century America by Sarah Barringer Gordon
  42. Walt Whitman’s America: A Cultural Biography by David S. Reynolds
  43. The Metaphysical Club: A Story of Ideas in America by Louis Menand
  44. The Incorporation of America: Culture and Society in the Gilded Age by Alan Trachtenberg
  45. Barons of Labor: The San Francisco Building Trades and Union Power in the Progressive Era by Michael Kazin
  46. Booker T. Washington, W.E.B. Du Bois, and the Struggle for Racial Uplift by Jacqueline M. Moore
  47. Rebirth of a Nation: The Making of Modern America, 1877-1920 by Jackson Lears
  48. American Moderns: Bohemian New York and the Creation of a New Century by Christine Stansell
  49. The Devil Is Here in These Hills: West Virginia’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom by James Green
  50. Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America by Richard White
  51. Crossing the Rio Grande: An Immigrant’s Life in the 1880s by Luis G. Gómez
  52. Subduing Satan: Religion, Recreation, and Manhood in the Rural South, 1865-1920 by Ted Ownby
  53. The Great Dissent: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind–and Changed the History of Free Speech in America by Thomas Healy
  54. The Great Railroad Revolution: The History of Trains in America by Christian Wolmar
  55. No Place of Grace: Antimodernism and the Transformation of American Culture, 1880-1920 by T. J. Jackson Lears
  56. Land of Desire: Merchants, Power, and the Rise of a New American Culture by William R. Leach
  57. Fables Of Abundance: A Cultural History Of Advertising In America by Jackson Lears
  58. Strangers in the Land: Patterns of American Nativism, 1860-1925 by John Higham 
  59. The Legacy of Conquest: The Unbroken Past of the American West by Patricia Nelson Limerick
  60. The White Scourge: Mexicans, Blacks, and Poor Whites in Texas Cotton Culture by Neil Foley
  61. The Franco-Americans of New England: Dreams And Realities by Yves Roby
  62. The 1910 Slocum Massacre: An Act of Genocide in East Texas by E. R. Bills
  63. Like Judgment Day: The Ruin and Redemption of a Town Called Rosewood by Michael D’Orso
  64. Traces Of A Stream: Literacy and Social Change Among African American Women by Jaqueline Jones Royster
  65. The President and the Assassin: McKinley, Terror, and Empire at the Dawn of the American Century by Scott Miller
  66. The Spanish War: An American Epic 1898 by G. J. A. O’Toole
  67. American Catholic: The Saints and Sinners Who Built America’s Most Powerful Church by Charles Morris
  68. At America’s Gates: Chinese Immigration during the Exclusion Era, 1882-1943 by Erika Lee
  69. My Wars Are Laid Away in Books: The Life of Emily Dickinson by Alfred Habegger
  70. Nature’s Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West by William Cronon
  71. The Philippine War, 1899-1902 by Brian McAllister Linn
  72. A War of Frontier and Empire: The Philippine-American War, 1899-1902 by David J. Silbey
  73. Benevolent Assimilation: The American Conquest of the Philippines, 1899-1903 by Stuart Creighton Miller
  74. Bound to Empire: The United States and the Philippines by H. W. Brands
  75. The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States, and the Philippines by Paul A. Kramer
  76. Triangle: The Fire That Changed America by David von Drehle
  77. The Triangle Fire, The Protocols Of Peace, And Industrial Democracy: In Progressive Era New York by Richard A. Greenwald
  78. Agrarian Socialism in America: Marx, Jefferson, and Jesus in the Oklahoma Countryside, 1904-?1920 by Dr. Jim Bissett
  79. Grass-Roots Socialism: Radical Movements in the Southwest 1895-1943 by James R. Green
  80. The American Socialist Movement 1897-1912 by Ira Kipnis
  81. 1912: Wilson, Roosevelt, Taft and Debs–The Election that Changed the Country by James Chace
  82. Four Hats in the Ring: The 1912 Election and the Birth of Modern American Politics by Lewis L. Gould
  83. By One Vote: The Disputed Presidential Election of 1876 by Michael F. Holt
  84. The Banana Wars: United States Intervention in the Caribbean, 1898-1934 by Lester D. Langley
  85. Origins of the New South, 1877-1913: A History of the South by C. Vann Woodward
  86. Realigning America: McKinley, Bryan, and the Remarkable Election of 1896 by R. Hal Williams
  87. Immigrant Women in the Land of Dollars: Life and Culture on the Lower East Side 1890-1925 by Elizabeth Ewen
  88. Minority Victory: Gilded Age Politics and the Front Porch Campaign of 1888 by Charles W. Calhoun
  89. Rum, Romanism, and Rebellion: The Making of a President, 1884 by Mark Wahlgren Summers
  90. America Reformed: Progressives and Progressivisms, 1890s-1920s by Maureen A. Flanagan
  91. New Spirits: Americans in the Gilded Age: 1865-1905 by Rebecca Edwards
  92. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
  93. The Promised Land: The Great Black Migration and How It Changed America by Nicholas Lemann
  94. The Southern Diaspora: How the Great Migrations of Black and White Southerners Transformed America by James N. Gregory
  95. Gender and Jim Crow: Women and the Politics of White Supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920 by Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
  96. The Tragedy of William Jennings Bryan: Constitutional Law and the Politics of Backlash by Gerard N. Magliocca
  97. Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington
  98. The Populist Moment: A Short History of the Agrarian Revolt in America by Lawrence Goodwyn
  99. Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II by Douglas A. Blackmon
  100. Lasso the Wind: Away to the New West by Timothy Egan
  101. The Indispensable Enemy: Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California by Alexander Saxton
  102. The White Cascade: The Great Northern Railway Disaster and America’s Deadliest Avalanche by Gary Krist
  103. Century of Struggle: The Woman’s Rights Movement in the United States by Eleanor Flexner and Ellen Fitzpatrick
  104. Sisters: The Lives of America’s Suffragists by Jean H. Baker
  105. Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States by Kenneth T. Jackson
  106. The Shaping of Modern America: 1877 – 1920 by Vincent P. De Santis
  107. The Age of Reform by Richard Hofstadter
  108. The Huddled Masses: The Immigrant in American Society, 1880-1921 by Alan M. Kraut
  109. From the Old Diplomacy to the New: 1865-1900 by Robert L. Beisner
  110. Progressivism by Arthur S. Link
  111. Immigrant America: A Portrait by Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut
  112. The Progressive Era and Race: Reaction and Reform, 1900-1917 by David W. Southern
  113. American Politics in the Gilded Age: 1868-1900 by Robert W. Cherny
  114. The Rise of Big Business, 1860-1920 by Glenn Porter
  115. Industrialism and the American Worker, 1865-1920 by Melvyn Dubofsky
  116. Cattle Towns by Robert Dykstra
  117. Populist Revolt: A History of the Farmers’ Alliance and the People’s Party by John D. Hicks
  118. The Evolution of American Urban Society by Howard P. Chudacoff and Judith E. Smith
  119. The Frontier in American History by Frederick Jackson Turner
  120. Riot and Remembrance: America’s Worst Race Riot and Its Legacy by James S. Hirsch
  121. Death in a Promised Land: The Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 by Scott Ellsworth
  122. The Burning: Massacre, Destruction, and the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 by Tim Madigan
  123. The Search for Order, 1877-1920 by Robert H. Wiebe
  124. American Populism: A Social History 1877-1898 by Robert C. McMath Jr.
  125. Coxey’s Army: Popular Protest in the Gilded Age by Benjamin F. Alexander
  126. William Almon Wheeler: Political Star of the North Country by Herbert C. Hallas
  127. The Good Rain: Across Time & Terrain in the Pacific Northwest by Timothy Egan
  128. The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois.
  129. Seneca Falls and the Origins of the Women’s Rights Movement by Sally McMillen
  130. Democracy’s Prisoner: Eugene V. Debs, the Great War, and the Right to Dissent by Ernest Freeberg
  131. The Populist Vision by Charles Postel
  132. Machine Made: Tammany Hall and the Creation of Modern American Politics by Terry Golway
  133. Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States by Felipe Fernández-Armesto
  134. The Contested Plains: Indians, Goldseekers, and the Rush to Colorado by Elliott West
  135. The Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America by Douglas Brinkley
  136. Mile-High Fever: Silver Mines, Boom Towns, and High Living on the Comstock Lode by Dennis Drabelle
  137. The Rockefellers by Peter Collier
  138. The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States by Alexander Keyssar
  139. Wall Street by Charles Geisst
  140. The Wars of Reconstruction: The Brief, Violent History of America’s Most Progressive Era By Douglas R. Egerton
  141. The Wilsonian Moment: Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism by Erez Manela
  142. Velvet on Iron: The Diplomacy of Theodore Roosevelt by Frederick W. Marks III
  143. America Walks into a Bar: A Spirited History of Taverns and Saloons, Speakeasies and Grog Shops by Christine Sismondo
  144. Blood and Fire: The Story of William and Catherine Booth and the Salvation Army by Roy Hattersley
  145. The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism by Doris Kearns Goodwin
  146. Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell and John D. Rockefeller by Steve Weinberg
  147. Votes for Women: The Struggle for Suffrage Revisited by Jean H. Baker
  148. Fighting Chance: The Struggle over Woman Suffrage and Black Suffrage in Reconstruction America by Faye E. Dudden
  149. The Roar And The Silence: A History Of Virginia City And The Comstock Lode by Ronald M. James
  150. The Silver State: Nevada’s Heritage Reinterpreted by James W. Hulse
  151. Twenty Miles From A Match: Homesteading In Western Nevada by Sarah E. Olds
  152. History of Nevada by Russell R. Elliott and William D. Rowley
  153. New Mexico: A History by Joseph P. Sanchez, Robert L. Spude and Arthur R. Gomez
  154. Oklahoma: A History by W. David Baird and Danney Goble
  155. Dakota: The Story of the Northern Plains by Norman K. Risjord
  156. Colorado: A History of the Centennial State by Carl Abbott WS
  157. Wyoming: A Bicentennial History by Taft Alfred Larson
  158. Wyoming Range War: The Infamous Invasion of Johnson County by John W. Davis
  159. The Banditti of the Plains: Or The Cattlemen’s Invasion of Wyoming in 1892 by A. S. Mercer
  160. Frontier History Along Idaho’s Clearwater River: Pioneers, Miners & Lumberjacks by John Bradbury
  161. The Montana Vigilantes: Gold, Guns, and Gallows by Mark C. Dillon
  162. The Oklahoma Land Rush of 1889 by Stan Hoig
  163. Dreams to Dust: A Tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush by Sheldon Russell
  164. American Outback: The Oklahoma Panhandle in the Twentieth Century by Richard Lowitt
  165. Oklahoma: A History by W. David Baird and Danney Goble
  166. The Winning of the Midwest: Social and Political Conflict, 1888-1896 by Richard J Jensen
  167. From Hayes to McKinley: National Party Politics, 1877-1896 by Howard Wayne Morgan
  168. The Gilded Age: Perspectives on the Origins of Modern America by Charles W. Calhoun (Editor)
  169. The Spanish-American War and President McKinley by Lewis L. Gould
  170. An Unwanted War: The Diplomacy of the United States and Spain Over Cuba, 1895-1898 by John L. Offner
  171. The War with Spain in 1898 by David F. Trask
  172. An Army for Empire: The United States Army in the Spanish-American War by Graham A. Cosmas
  173. To End All Wars: Woodrow Wilson and the Quest for a New World Order by Thomas J. Knock
  174. Frontier Regulars: The United States Army and the Indian, 1866-1891 by Robert M. Utley
  175. High Noon in Lincoln: Violence on the Western Frontier by Robert M. Utley
  176. The Story of the West: A History of the American West and Its People by Robert M. Utley (Editor)
  177. The Russian Orthodox Church of Alaska and the Aleutian Islands 1794-1912 by Viacheslav Vsevolodovich. Ivanov
  178. Impatient Armies of the Poor: The Story of Collective Action of the Unemployed, 1808-1942 by Franklin Folsom
  179. White Terror: The Ku Klux Klan Conspiracy and Southern Reconstruction by Allen W. Trelease
  180. Hooded Americanism: The History of the Ku Klux Klan by David J. Chalmers
  181. American Agriculture: A Brief History by R Douglas Hurt
  182. The Horse in the City: Living Machines in the Nineteenth Century by Clay McShane and Joel Tarr
  183. The Devil Is Here in These Hills: West Virginia’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom by James Green
  184. Making the Empire Work: Labor and United States Imperialism by Daniel E. Bender and Jana K. Lipman (Editors)
  185. Manliness and Civilization: A Cultural History of Gender and Race in the United States, 1880-1917 by Gail Bederman
  186. Federal Fathers and Mothers: A Social History of the United States Indian Service, 1869-1933 by Cathleen D. Cahill
  187. In the Lion’s Mouth: Black Populism in the New South, 1886-1900 by Omar H. Ali
  188. Up from the Mudsills of Hell: The Farmers’ Alliance, Populism, And Progressive Agriculture in Tennessee, 1870-1915 by Connie L. Lester
  189. The Tolerant Populists, Second Edition: Kansas Populism and Nativism by Walter Nugent
  190. Schools of Democracy: A Political History of the American Labor Movement by Clayton Sinyai
  191. The Paradox of Southern Progressivism, 1880-1930 by William A. Link
  192. Unreasonable Men: Theodore Roosevelt and the Republican Rebels Who Created Progressive Politics by Michael Wolraich
  193. The Racketeer’s Progress: Chicago and the Struggle for the Modern American Economy, 1900-1940 by Andrew Wender Cohen
  194. Friends in Deed: The Story of Quaker Social Reform in America by Susan Sachs Goldman
  195. Culture of Empire: American Writers, Mexico, and Mexican Immigrants, 1880-1930 by Gilbert G. González 

BIOGRAPHIES

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  1. Theodore Roosevelt (3 volumes) by Edmund Morris
  2. Mellon by David Cannadine
  3. The Dark Genius of Wall Street by Edward Renehan
  4. Tesla: Inventor of the Electrical Age by W. Bernard Carlson
  5. Mark Twain by Ron Powers
  6. The First Tycoon by T.J. Stiles
  7. Andrew Carnegie by David Nasaw
  8. Woodrow Wilson by John Cooper
  9. The Chief: The Life of William Randolph Hearst by David Nasaw
  10. Titan by Ron Chernow
  11. Theodore Roosevelt by Edmund Morris
  12. Benjamin Harrison (3 volumes) by Harry J. Sievers
  13. All the Great Prizes: The Life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt by John Taliaferro
  14. Woodrow Wilson by Scott Berg
  15. William James: In the Maelstrom of American Modernism by Robert D. Richardson
  16. A Godly Hero: The Life of William Jennings Bryan by Michael Kazin
  17. The Great Agnostic: Robert Ingersoll and American Freethought by Susan Jacoby
  18. Andrew Carnegie by David Nasaw
  19. The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
  20. Rutherford B. Hayes: Warrior and President by Ari Hoogenboom
  21. Garfield: A Biography by Allan Peskin
  22. Frank: The Story of Frances Folsom Cleveland, America’s Youngest First Lady by Annette Dunlap
  23. Groover Cleveland (2 volums) by by Allan Nevins
  24. An Honest President: The Life And Presidencies Of Grover Cleveland by H. P. Jeffers
  25. Gentleman Boss: The Life of Chester Alan Arthur by Thomas C. Reeves
  26. The Wizard of Menlo Park: How Thomas Alva Edison Invented the Modern World by Randall E. Stross
  27. Reluctant Genius: Alexander Graham Bell and the Passion for Invention by Charlotte Gray
  28. The William Howard Taft Presidency by Lewis L. Gould
  29. A Righteous Cause: The Life of William Jennings Bryan by Robert W. Cherny
  30. Morgan: American Financier by Jean Strouse
  31. The Life of Herbert Hoover: Part 1 – The Engineer 1874-1914 by George H. Nash
  32. The Life of Herbert Hoover: Part 2 – The Humanitarian, 1914-1917 by George H. Nash
  33. The Life of Herbert Hoover: Part 3 – Master of Emergencies, 1917-1918 by George H. Nash
  34. Theadore Roosevelt by Kathleen Dalton
  35. The Forgotten Conservative: Rediscovering Grover Cleveland by John Pafford
  36. Henry Cabot Lodge and the Search for an American Foreign Policy by William C. Widenor
  37. Billy Sunday and the Redemption of Urban America by Mr. Lyle W. Dorsett
  38. The Life and Ministry of William Booth: Founder of The Salvation Army by Roger J. Green
  39. A Passion for Souls: The Life of D.L. Moody by Lyle W. Dorsett
  40. William McKinley and His America by H. Wayne Morgan
  41. Commodore by Edward Renehan
  42. Ellen and Edith: Woodrow Wilson’s First Ladies by Kristie Miller
  43. Ida McKinley: The Turn-of-the-Century First Lady through War, Assassination, and Secret Disability by Carl Sferrazza Anthony
  44. Nellie Taft: The Unconventional First Lady of the Ragtime Era by Carl Sferrazza Anthony
  45. Ida Tarbell by Kathleen Brady
  46. William Howard Taft: The Travails of a Progressive Conservative by Jonathan Lurie
  47. Billy the Kid: A Short and Violent Life by Robert M. Utley
  48. Fraud of the Century: Rutherford B. Hayes, Samuel Tilden, and the Stolen Election of 1876 by Roy Jr. Morris
  49. Dark Horse: the Surprise Election and Political Murder of President James A. Garfield by Kenneth D. Ackerman
  50. Roscoe Conkling of New York – Voice in the Senate by David M. Jordan
  51. The Gentleman from New York: A Life of Roscoe Conkling by Donald Barr Chidsey
  52. James G. Blaine: Architect of Empire by Edward P. Crapol
  53. Charles M. Russell: The Life and Legend of America’s Cowboy Artist by John Taliaferro
  54. Speaker!: The Life and Times of Thomas B. Reed The Man Who Broke the Filibuster by James Grant

NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY: 1865 – 1920

  1. The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn by Nathaniel Philbrick
  2. A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn – the Last Great Battle of the American West by James Donovan
  3. The Lakotas and the Black Hills: The Struggle for Sacred Ground by Jeffrey Ostler
  4. The Journey of Crazy Horse: A Lakota History by Joseph M. Marshall III
  5. Indian Wars: The Campaign for the American West by Bill Yenne
  6. Frontier Regulars: The United States Army and the Indian, 1866-1891 by Robert M. Utley
  7. The Last Days of the Sioux Nation by Robert M. Utley
  8. The Contested Plains: Indians, Goldseekers, and the Rush to Colorado by Elliott West
  9. American Carnage: Wounded Knee, 1890 by Jerome A. Greene
  10. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West by Dee Brown
  11. The Heart of Everything That Is: The Untold Story of Red Cloud, An American Legend by Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
  12. Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History by S. C. Gwynne
  13. The Indian Frontier 1846-1890 by Robert Utley
  14. Forty Miles a Day on Beans and Hay: The Enlisted Soldier Fighting the Indian Wars by Don Rickey Jr.
  15. The Lance and the Shield: The Life and Times of Sitting Bull by Robert M. Utley
  16. Geronimo by Robert M. Utley
  17. Sitting Bull: The Life and Times of an American Patriot by Robert M. Utley
  18. The Last Days Of The Sioux Nation by Robert M. Utley
  19. The Banana Wars: United States Intervention in the Caribbean, 1898-1934 by Lester D. Langley