Essential Michigan History Books

by Staff Member lilpup

Description: Some years ago the Library of Michigan assembled a team of noted historians to construct a list of essential works of Michigan history. Certainly more recent works could also qualify but these titles should not be overlooked merely due to being older.
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Last updated: May 13, 2011, 8:09 am

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1 The Women's Great Lakes Reader977.03 WoMay 13, 2011, 7:35 am
2 The Old Northwest; Pioneer Period, 1815-1840.Buley, R. Carlyle 1893-1968.977 BuMay 13, 2011, 7:36 am
3 Waiting For The Morning Train : An American Boyhood,Catton, Bruce, 1899-1978.921 Catton, BruceMay 13, 2011, 7:37 am
4 Rites Of Conquest : The History And Culture Of Michigan's Native AmericansCleland, Charles E., 1936-970.474 ClMay 13, 2011, 7:38 am
5 People Of The Three Fires : The Ottawa, Potawatomi And Ojibway Of MichiganClifton, James A.Y 970.474 ClMay 13, 2011, 7:38 am
6 State Of War : Michigan In World War ⅡClive, Alan, 1944-977.404 ClMay 13, 2011, 7:39 am
7 Detroit : Race And Uneven Development977.434 DeMay 13, 2011, 7:39 am
8 All Aboard! / : A History Of Railroads In Michigan.Dunbar, Willis Frederick, 1902-385.09 DuMay 13, 2011, 7:40 am
9 Michigan : A History Of The Wolverine StateDunbar, Willis Frederick, 1902-977.4 DuMay 13, 2011, 7:40 am
10 Frontier Metropolis : Picturing Early Detroit, 1701-1838Dunnigan, Brian Leigh.R 977.434 DuMay 13, 2011, 7:40 am
11 Buildings Of MichiganEckert, Kathryn Bishop.R 720.977 EcMay 13, 2011, 7:41 am
12 Expanding The Frontiers Of Civil Rights : Michigan, 1948-1968Fine, Sidney, 1920- .342.085 FiMay 13, 2011, 7:41 am
13 Frank MurphyFine, Sidney, 1920-921 Murphy, FrankMay 13, 2011, 7:41 am
14 Violence In The Model City : The Cavanagh Administration, Race Relations, And The Detroit Riot Of 1967Fine, Sidney, 1920-977.434 FiMay 13, 2011, 7:41 am
15 The Territory Of Michigan (1805-1837)Gilpin, Alec Richard, 1920-977.4 GiMay 13, 2011, 7:43 am
16 The War Of 1812 In The Old NorthwestGilpin, Alec Richard, 1920-973.52 GiMay 13, 2011, 7:43 am
17 Retrieving Michigan's Buried Past : The Archaeology Of The Great Lakes State977.4 ReMay 13, 2011, 7:45 am
18 The Northern Lights : Lighthouses Of The Upper Great LakesHyde, Charles K., 1945- .387.155 HyMay 13, 2011, 7:46 am
19 Eighty Acres : Elegy For A Family FarmJager, Ronald.977.466 JaMay 13, 2011, 7:46 am
20 Deep Woods Frontier : A History Of Logging In Northern MichiganKaramanski, Theodore J., 1953-634.982 KaMay 13, 2011, 7:48 am
21 Before The Ghetto : Black Detroit In The Nineteenth CenturyKatzman, David M.Black Studies 977.434 KaMay 13, 2011, 7:48 am
22 The Making Of Michigan, 1820-1860 : A Pioneer Anthology977.403 MaMay 13, 2011, 7:49 am
23 Lewis Cass And The Politics Of ModerationKlunder, Willard Carl, 1947-921 Cass, LewisMay 13, 2011, 7:51 am
24 Cradle To Grave : Life, Work, And Death At The Lake Superior Copper MinesLankton, Larry D.977.499 LaMay 13, 2011, 7:51 am
25 The Public Image Of Henry Ford : : An American Folk Hero And His CompanyLewis, David Lanier, 1927-921 Ford, HenryMay 13, 2011, 7:52 am
26 Walter Reuther : The Most Dangerous Man In DetroitLichtenstein, Nelson.921 Reuther, WalterMay 13, 2011, 7:53 am
27 Rumrunning And The Roaring Twenties : Prohibition On The Michigan-Ontario WaterwayMason, Philip P. 1927-364.133 MaMay 13, 2011, 7:53 am
28 A Most Unique Machine; : The Michigan Origins Of The American Automobile Industry,May, George Smith, 1924-338.476 MaMay 13, 2011, 7:54 am
29 Ford.Nevins, Allan, 1890-1971.921 Ford, HenryMay 13, 2011, 7:56 am
30 Pontiac And The Indian Uprising.Peckham, Howard Henry, 1910-921 Pontiac, ChiefMay 13, 2011, 7:58 am
31 Michigan Place Names : The History Of The Founding And The Naming Of More Than Five Thousand Past And Present Michigan CommunitiesRomig, Walter, 1905-910.3 RoMay 13, 2011, 7:59 am
32 The Origins Of The Urban Crisis : Race And Inequality In Postwar DetroitSugrue, Thomas J., 1962-Black Studies 305.8 SuMay 13, 2011, 8:00 am
33 The Origins Of The Urban Crisis : Race And Inequality In Postwar Detroit : With A New Preface By The AuthorSugrue, Thomas J., 1962-305.8 SuMay 13, 2011, 8:00 am
34 Atlas Of Great Lakes Indian History970.47 AtMay 13, 2011, 8:01 am
35 Steamboats & Sailors Of The Great LakesThompson, Mark L., 1945-386.224 ThMay 13, 2011, 8:06 am
36 Settling The Great Lakes Frontier; : Immigration To Michigan, 1837-1924,Vander Hill, C. Warren, 1937-R 977.4 VaMay 13, 2011, 8:07 am
37 Stewards Of The State : The Governors Of MichiganWeeks, George.977.4 WeMay 13, 2011, 8:07 am
38 The Middle Ground : Indians, Empires, And Republics In The Great Lakes Region, 1650-1815White, Richard, 1947-970.477 WhMay 13, 2011, 8:08 am
39 This Is Detroit, 1701-2001Woodford, Arthur M., 1940-977.434 WoMay 13, 2011, 8:09 am