Faculty publications from the History Department at Gettysburg College.

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2017

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From Hackensack to the White House: The Triumph and Travail of E. Frederic Morrow, Michael J. Birkner

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Ike's Leadership Lessons for New President, Michael J. Birkner

Eisenhower's Gettysburg Farm, Michael J. Birkner, Carol A. Hegeman, and Kevin Lavery

A 'Wicked Commerce': Consent, Coercion, and Kidnapping in Aberdeen's Servant Trade, Timothy J. Shannon

The Baubles of America: Object Lessons from the Eclectic Empire of Peter Williamson, Timothy J. Shannon

2016

African Miracle, African Mirage: Transnational Politics and the Paradox of Modernization in Ivory Coast, Abou B. Bamba

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Producing an Imperial Bridgehead: The Making of Abidjan in Ivory Coast, 1908-1955, Abou B. Bamba

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Commentary: Echoes of '64 Campaign in Toomey-McGinty Race, Michael J. Birkner

James Buchanan, 1791-1868, Michael J. Birkner

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Three Things Putin Will Love About Trump, William D. Bowman

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The Future of Civil War History, James J. Broomall, Peter S. Carmichael, and Jill Ogline Titus

Going to the Source: The Bedford Reader in American History, Victoria Bissell Brown and Timothy J. Shannon

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Relevance, Resonance, and Historiography: Interpreting the Lives and Experiences of Civil War Soldiers, Peter S. Carmichael

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A Springfield Education, Allen C. Guelzo

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Commentary: 14th Amendment Laid Foundation of Civil Liberties, Allen C. Guelzo

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Commentary: What It Means To Be A Citizen, Allen C. Guelzo

Four Roads to Emancipation: Lincoln, the Law, and the Proclamation, Allen C. Guelzo

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Great Emancipator was Radical of his Day: Lincoln Opposed Economic Injustice, Allen C. Guelzo

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Another Day in Confederate Gettysburg, Scott Hancock

Early Modern Dynastic Marriages and Cultural Transfer, Joan-Lluís Palos and Magdalena S. Sanchez

‘She Grows Careless’: The Infanta Catalina Micaela and Spanish Etiquette at the Court of Savoy, Magdalena S. Sanchez

Iroquoia, Timothy J. Shannon

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What About That Pursuit of Happiness?, Timothy J. Shannon

2015

Conspicuous, Yet Invisible: Migration, Whiteness and the French Residents of Ivory Coast, 1950–1985, Abou B. Bamba

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Burnishing Buchanan's Brand on his Birthday, Michael J. Birkner

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Governing New Jersey: Reflections on the Publication of a Revised and Expanded Edition of 'The Governors of New Jersey', Michael J. Birkner

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Lancastrians Marched with Dr. King in Selma, Michael J. Birkner

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Paving the Way to Scandal: History Repeats Itself, Michael J. Birkner

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Encounters with Eisenhower: Personal Reminiscences Collected to Mark the 125th Anniversary of the Birth of Dwight D. Eisenhower, Michael J. Birkner and Devin McKinney

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Democracy and Nobility, Allen C. Guelzo

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Did Religion Make the American Civil War Worse?, Allen C. Guelzo

Little Note, Long Remember: Lincoln and the Murk of Myth at Gettysburg, Allen C. Guelzo

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Slavery's End Deserves a 150th Celebration, Allen C. Guelzo

The Ennobling Universal Passion, Allen C. Guelzo

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What If Abraham Lincoln Had Lived?, Allen C. Guelzo

2014

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An Unconventional Challenge to Apartheid: The Ivorian Dialogue Diplomacy with South Africa, 1960-1978, Abou B. Bamba

Zachary Taylor in Office: Clay, the Whig Party, and the Sectional Crisis, Michael J. Birkner

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George M. Leader, 1918-2013, Michael J. Birkner and Charles H. Glatfelter

The Governors of New Jersey: Biographical Essays, Michael J. Birkner, Donald Linky, and Peter Mickulas

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Why is PA's James Buchanan Ranked So Low?, Michael J. Birkner and John Quist
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Heroes of Berlin Wall Struggle, William D. Bowman

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Gettysburg Valor Honored At Last, Allen C. Guelzo

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"Public Sentiment Is Everything": Abraham Lincoln and the Power of Public Opinion, Allen C. Guelzo

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Ten Miles from Richmond, Allen C. Guelzo

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The Political War, Allen C. Guelzo

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Valor Finally Honored, Allen C. Guelzo

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Passion and Conflict: Medieval Islamic Views of the West, Karen C. Pinto

Avenue of Empire: The Hudson Valley in an Atlantic Context, Timothy J. Shannon

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French and Indian Cruelty? The Fate of the Oswego Prisoners of War, 1756-1758, Timothy J. Shannon

The Amazonian Native Nobility in Late-Colonial Para, Barbara A. Sommer

2013

Transnationalising Decolonisation: The Print Media, American Public Spheres, and France’s Imperial Exit in West Africa, Abou B. Bamba

Epilogue: Buchanan's Civil War, Michael J. Birkner

'More to Induce than Demand': Eisenhower and Congress, Michael J. Birkner

Sherman Adams’ Fall, and the Scandal Behind the Scandal, Michael J. Birkner

The Wisest Help: Frederick Keppel and his Consultants’ Impact on Australia and New Zealand Libraries, Michael J. Birkner

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A New Birth of Freedom, Allen C. Guelzo

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Book Review: Colonization After Emancipation: Lincoln and the Movement for Black Resettlement, Allen C. Guelzo

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Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, Allen C. Guelzo

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Lincoln and Liberty, Too, Allen C. Guelzo

Film Roundtable: Lincoln, Brian Craig Miller, Catherine Clinton, Allen C. Guelzo, Kevin Levin, John R. Neff, Megan Kate Nelson, and Matthew Pinsker

James Buchanan and the Coming of the Civil War, John Quist and Michael J. Birkner

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"James Buchanan and the Coming of the Civil War" with John Quist and Michael Birkner, John Quist and Michael J. Birkner

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"James Buchanan and the Coming of the Civil War" with John Quist and Michael Birkner, John Quist and Michael J. Birkner

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Lord of My Soul: The Letters of Catalina Micaela, Duchess of Savoy, to Her Husbanb, Carlo Emanuele I, Magdalena S. Sanchez

The Seven Years' War in North America: A Brief History with Documents, Timothy J. Shannon

American Odysseys: A History of Colonial North America, Timothy J. Shannon and David N. Gellman

2012

New Jersey in the Jacksonian Era, 1820-1850, Michael J. Birkner

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Lincoln and Leadership: An Afterword, Allen C. Guelzo

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Book Review: Lincoln and His Books, Allen C. Guelzo

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Does Lincoln Still Belong to the Ages?, Allen C. Guelzo

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Fateful Lightning: A New History of the Civil War and Reconstruction, Allen C. Guelzo

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Searchin’ His Eyes, Lookin’ for Traces: Piri Reis’ World Map of 1513 & its Islamic Iconographic Connections (A Reading Through Bagdat 334 and Proust), Karen C. Pinto

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Why Joanna Baptista Sold Herself into Slavery: Indian Women in Portuguese Amazonia, 1755-1798, Barbara A. Sommer

Prosperity Far Distant: The Journal of the American Farmer, 1933-1934, Charles Wiltse and Michael J. Birkner

2011

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At the Edge of the Modern?: Diplomacy, Public Relations, and Media Practices During Houphouët-Boigny's 1962 Visit to the United States, Abou B. Bamba

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Hakoah Vienna and the International Nature of Interwar Austrian Sports, William Bowman

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The High Water Mark of Social History in Civil War Studies, Peter S. Carmichael

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Interview with Karl Mattson, August 10, 2011, Karl Mattson and Michael J. Birkner
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Interview with Karl Mattson, August 17, 2011, Karl Mattson and Michael J. Birkner
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2010

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Mémoires épistémiques et pouvoir d’experts dans une postcolonie africaine: Le cas de l’usage des savoirs africanistes par l’ORSTOM en Côte d’Ivoire, Abou B. Bamba

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Rebirth of a Strategic Continent?: Problematizing Africa as a Geostrategic Zone, Abou B. Bamba

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Triangulating a Modernization Experiment: The United States, France and the Making of the Kossou Project in Central Ivory Coast, Abou B. Bamba

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'Not Yet Ready': Australian University Libraries and Carnegie Corporation Philanthropy, 1935-1945, Michael J. Birkner

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Colonel Utley's Emancipation - Or, How Lincoln Offered to Buy a Slave, Jerrica A. Giles and Allen C. Guelzo

2009

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Into the Murky World of Class Consciousness, Peter S. Carmichael

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Adams County Votes for President, 1804-2008, Charles H. Glatfelter

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"The most awful problem that any nation ever undertook to solve": Reconstruction as a Crisis in Citizenship, Allen C. Guelzo

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Abraham Lincoln as a Man of Ideas, Allen C. Guelzo and Michael Lind

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From "No Country" to "Our Country!" Living Out Manumission and the Boundaries of Rights and Citizenship, 1773-1855, Scott Hancock

2008

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Interview with Donald Gallion, August 6, 2008, Donald Gallion and Michael J. Birkner

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Will the Real James Duncan Please Stand Up?, Charles H. Glatfelter and Wayne E. Motts

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The World that Made William Johnson, Timothy J. Shannon

2007

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The Eisenhowers at Twilight: A Visit to the Eisenhower Farm, 1967, Michael J. Birkner

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No Small Influence... on the Intellect, the Morals, and the Temporal Prosperity of Our Town: Gettysburg College and Its Community, Charles H. Glatfelter

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"Sublime in Its Magnitude": The Emancipation Proclamation, Allen C. Guelzo

2006

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Qu'est-ce que la postcolonie? Contribution à un débat francophone trop afrocentré, Abou B. Bamba

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George Arnold (1799-1879) and a Town Immortalized, Charles H. Glatfelter

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"A Contingent Somebody": Hannibal Hamlin's Claim for a First Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation, Allen C. Guelzo

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The New England Theology: From Jonathan Edwards to Edwards Amasa Park, Allen C. Guelzo and Douglas R. Sweeney

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Interview with Robert O'Brien, January 9, 2006, Robert O'Brien and Michael J. Birkner
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