New Releases From Great Lakes

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Cinema Ann Arbor

How Campus Rebels Forged a Singular Film Culture

A fascinating journey into the DIY spirit of a highly influential film community

Rouge River Revived

How People Are Bringing Their River Back to Life

The history and restoration of an important watershed 

Guardians of Michigan

Architectural Sculpture of the Pleasant Peninsulas

Preserving Michigan’s architecture through photos and stories

Bath Massacre, New Edition

America's First School Bombing

New Edition, Updated and Expanded Edition

Ancient Life of the Great Lakes Basin

Precambrian to Pleistocene

A review of the ancient life of the Great Lakes Basin from the Precambrian through the Ice Age

Ninety Years Crossing Lake Michigan

The History of the Ann Arbor Car Ferries

An illustrated book about the visionary, risky, and influential business of transporting loaded railroad cars across Lake Michigan

Michigan One-Room Schoolhouses

A look at Michigan's lovely one-room schoolhouses

A History of Ann Arbor

A narrative history of Ann Arbor's transformation from frontier community to world-renowned center for learning and research

A Guide to Michigan's Endangered Wildlife

A descriptive profile of Michigan's threatened and endangered wildlife

Women at Michigan

The "Dangerous Experiment," 1870s to the Present

Revisits the opportunities and obstacles that have faced women students, faculty, and administrators at the University of Michigan through the decades

The Indians of the Western Great Lakes, 1615-1760

The stories of the Huron, Miami, Ottawa, Potawatomi, and Chippewa tribes in the years before contact with European settlers

The Toledo War

The First Michigan-Ohio Rivalry

How a thin strip of land between the state of Ohio and Michigan started a war

9226 Kercheval

The Storefront that Did Not Burn, With a New Preface

The story of the Mom and Tots Center, a storefront health center in Detroit

Traveling Through Time

A Guide to Michigan's Historical Markers

Revised Edition

The definitive illustrated guide to nearly 1,500 of Michigan's historic sites, updated and revised

Notes from the North Country

A year-long diary of observations of the seasonal changes in Eustis's northern Michigan home.

The Changing Environment of Northern Michigan

A Century of Science and Nature at the University of Michigan Biological Station

One hundred years of scientific study of wildlife and environmental change at the University of Michigan Biological Station

Washtenaw County Bike Rides

A Guide to Road Rides in and around Ann Arbor

A guide for anyone—newcomer to experienced—who wants to go bike riding on the roads of Washtenaw County

Insects of the Great Lakes Region

The most comprehensive guide to insects in the Great Lakes region

Looking for Hickories

The Forgotten Wildness of the Rural Midwest

A masterfully written collection that establishes a new voice for the spirit of the upper Midwest and Michigan and offers a fresh look at the landscape as well as the everyday lives of the people who make up the region's small communities

World War II Front Line Nurse

The riveting personal account of a Michigan nurse's experiences in France, Germany, and Africa during the Second World War

Baseball Fever

Early Baseball in Michigan

This detailed history of early baseball in rural Michigan focuses on the evolution of America's pastime from child's game to organized sport and challenges the notion that baseball's development was strictly an East Coast phenomenon

Gleason's Plants of Michigan

A Field Guide

Updated edition of the classic botanical guide to the Great Lakes region

Always Leading, Forever Valiant

Stories of the University of Michigan, 1817–2017

An engaging look at the history of the University of Michigan on its 200th birthday

Michigan Herb Cookbook

Satisfy your palate with these regional recipes that incorporate home-grown Michigan herbs

Open the Door

The Life and Music of Betty Carter

Presents the lifelong influence of Betty Carter's career and her music on the music world