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Annapolis: A Walk Through History, Second Edition, Elizabeth B. Anderson, 2003
Alabama Governors: A Political History of the State, Webb & Armbrester (editors), 2001
Southern Fried Football, Tony Barnhart, 2000

Deadly Greed, Clark Cox, 2003

Where There Are Mountains: An Enviromental History of the Southern Appalachians, Donald Edward Davis, 2003
Working Cures:  Healing, Health, and Power on Southern Slave Plantations, Sharla M. Fett, 2002

Journeys Through Paradise, Gail Fishman, 2001

Ninety-Nine Iron: The Season Sewanee Won Five Games in Six Days, Wendell O. Givens, 2004
Southern Histories: Public, Personal, and Sacred, David Goldfield, 2003
When Good Men Do Nothing: The Assassination of Albert Patterson, Alan Grady, 2003

A Storm in Flanders: The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918, Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front, by Winston Groom, 2002

The Ballad of Little River, Paul Hemphill, 2001

Sons of Mississippi, Paul Hendrickson, 2003

Inside Alabama: A Personal History of My State, Harvey Jackson III, 2004

Cherokee Women in Crisis: Trail of Tears, Civil War, and Allotment, 1838-1907, Carolyn Ross Johnston, 2003
Living in the Danger Zone, Bill & Fran Marscher, 2001
The Great Sea Island Storm of 1893, Bill & Fran Marscher, 2004
Why Public Schools? Whose Public Schools? What Early Communities Have to Tell Us, David Mathews, 2003

Carry Me Home, Diane McWhorter, 2001

The Artificial Southerner, Philip Martin, 2001

All-Time Greatest Alabama Sports Stories, Benny Marshall, 2003

Roanoke: Solving the Lost Mystery of the Lost Colony, Lee Miller, 2002

Divine Agitators: The Delta Ministry and Civil Rights in Mississippi, Mark Newman, 2003
Beyond the Burning Bus: The Civil Rights Revolution in a Southern Town, Phil Noble, 2003

The Role of Ideas in the Civil Rights South, edited by Ted Ownby, 2002

Opening Mexico: The Making of a Democracy, Julia Preston and Samuel Dillon, 2004

A Portion of the People: Three Hundred Years of Southern Jewish Life, edited by Theodore Rosengarten and Dale Rosengarten, 2002
The Whiteness of Child Labor Reform in the New South, Shelley Sallee, 2004
Natural Tunnel: Nature's Marvel in Stone, Tony Scales, 2005

Blood in Their Eyes: The Elaine Race Massacres of 1919, Grif Stockley, 2001

Mississippi Women: Their Histories, Their Lives, edited by Martha H. Swain, Elizabeth Anne Payne, and Marjorie Julian Spruill, 2003

A Century of Controversy: Constitutional Reform in Alabama, edited by Bailey Thomson, 2002

Dividing Lines: Municipal Politics and the Struggle for Civil Rights in
Montgomery, Birmingham, and Selma, J. Mills Thornton III, 2002
Robeson County, North Carolina: Images of America series, K. Blake Tyner, 2003
Rediscovering the South's Celtic Heritage, Barry Vann, 2004
A Very Special Gift: The Story of the Legacy of Emily Fisher Crum and Remer Hamilton Crum, Jaclyn Weldon White, 2002
The Empty Nursery: The Disappearance of Haley Hardwick, Jaclyn Weldon White, 2001
Whisper to the Black Candle, Jaclyn Weldon White, 1999
Historic Indian Towns in Alabama, 1540 - 1838, Amos J. Wright Jr., 2003
Life and Death in a Small Town: Memories of Shubuta, Mississippi, Gayle Graham Yates, 2004