Spring 2015 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press spring 2015 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them: The Sabermetric Revolution; Ellis Island Nation; Enchantment; Lost Letters of Medieval Life; Shakespeare's Shrine; Early African American Print Culture; Internationalism in the Age of Nationalism; and American Marriage.

Complete Catalog: Biography, Autobiography

Titles from the Penn Press catalog, grouped by subject.

Alter, Gandhi's Body: Sex, Diet, and the Politics of Nationalism (hc 2000, eb 2011)

Auerbach, Daphne du Maurier, Haunted Heiress (hc 1999, pb 2002)

Barroll, Anna of Denmark, Queen of England: A Cultural Biography (hc 2000)

Becker/Betancourt, Richard Berry Seager: Archaeologist and Proper Gentleman (hc 1997)

BeDuhn, Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 1: Conversion and Apostasy, 373-388 C.E. (hc 2009, eb 2012)

BeDuhn, Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 2: Making a "Catholic" Self, 388-401 C.E. (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Blakely/Cisneros, My Storm: Managing the Recovery of New Orleans in the Wake of Katrina (hc 2011, eb 2012)

Blum, W. E. B. Du Bois, American Prophet (hc 2007, pb 2009, eb 2011)

Blumenfeld-Kosinski, The Strange Case of Ermine de Reims: A Medieval Woman Between Demons and Saints (hc Jun 2015)

Body/Simon, Memoirs of a Man's Maiden Years (pb 2009)

Boyer Lewis, Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte: An American Aristocrat in the Early Republic (hc 2012, pb 2014, eb 2012)

Brown, The Education of Jane Addams (hc 2003, pb 2007)

Chon/Thet, Behind the Killing Fields: A Khmer Rouge Leader and One of His Victims (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Contosta/Baltzell, A Philadelphia Family: The Houstons and Woodwards of Chestnut Hill (pb 1992)

Crane, The Diary of Elizabeth Drinker: The Life Cycle of an Eighteenth-Century Woman, Abridged Edition (pb 2010, eb 2011)

Danielson, American Gandhi: A. J. Muste and the History of Radicalism in the Twentieth Century (hc 2014, eb 2014)

David, Fanny Kemble: A Performed Life (hc 2007, eb 2011)

Davies/Purdum, China Hand: An Autobiography (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Dellamora, Radclyffe Hall: A Life in the Writing (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Diaz/Bloomberg, Miami Transformed: Rebuilding America One Neighborhood, One City at a Time (hc 2012, pb 2014, eb 2012)

Dreiser/Riggio, Dreiser's Russian Diary (hc 1996)

Emerson, Mark Twain, A Literary Life (hc 1999)

Fairbank/Spence, Liang and Lin: Partners in Exploring China's Architectural Past (pb 2009)

Franklin/Conn, The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: Penn Reading Project Edition (pb 2005, eb 2011)

Galperin, The Historical Austen (pb 2005, eb 2011)

Goodman, The Ingenious Dr. Franklin: Selected Scientific Letters of Benjamin Franklin (pb 1974, eb 2011)

Halprin/Olin, A Life Spent Changing Places (hc 2011)

Hardwick, Mall Maker: Victor Gruen, Architect of an American Dream (pb 2010)

Heller/Garvin, Ed Bacon: Planning, Politics, and the Building of Modern Philadelphia (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Jackson, From Civil Rights to Human Rights: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Struggle for Economic Justice (hc 2006, pb 2009, eb 2011)

Jackson, Let This Voice Be Heard: Anthony Benezet, Father of Atlantic Abolitionism (hc 2009, pb 2010, eb 2011)

Jefferson/Ford, The Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson, 1743-1790 (pb 2005, eb 2011)

Justice, Adam Usk's Secret (hc Feb 2015)

Kafer, Charles Brockden Brown's Revolution and the Birth of American Gothic (hc 2004)

Kaldellis, Procopius of Caesarea: Tyranny, History, and Philosophy at the End of Antiquity (hc 2004, eb 2011)

Kuklick, Black Philosopher, White Academy: The Career of William Fontaine (hc 2008, eb 2011)

Lemay, The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1: Journalist, 1706-1730 (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Lemay, The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 2: Printer and Publisher, 1730-1747 (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Lemay, The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3: Soldier, Scientist, and Politician, 1748-1757 (hc 2008, eb 2014)

Liss, Isabel the Queen: Life and Times, 2/e (pb 2004)

Lochrie, Margery Kempe and Translations of the Flesh (pb 1994, eb 2012)

Marshall/Smith, Supreme Justice: Speeches and Writings (hc 2002)

McHugh, Love and Honor in the Himalayas: Coming To Know Another Culture (pb 2001, eb 2011)

McNeil/Higginbotham, Groundwork: Charles Hamilton Houston and the Struggle for Civil Rights (pb 1984, eb 2011)

Merwick, Stuyvesant Bound: An Essay on Loss Across Time (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Miller, Billy Graham and the Rise of the Republican South (hc 2009, pb 2011, eb 2011)

Montgomery, Brothers, Sing On!: My Half-Century Around the World with the Penn Glee Club (hc 2005)

Neighbour, The Mother of Mohammed: An Australian Woman's Extraordinary Journey into Jihad (pb 2010)

Oberg, Professional Indian: The American Odyssey of Eleazer Williams (hc Feb 2015)

Plank, John Woolman's Path to the Peaceable Kingdom: A Quaker in the British Empire (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Poirier/Balinski, Lavoisier: Chemist, Biologist, Economist (pb 1998)

Powell, Albertanus of Brescia: The Pursuit of Happiness in the Early Thirteenth Century ()

Powers, Zayd (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Pryor, Clara Barton, Professional Angel (pb 1988, eb 2011)

Ragionieri, Michelangelo: The Man and the Myth (hc 2008, pb 2008)

Rosner, The Most Beautiful Man in Existence: The Scandalous Life of Alexander Lesassier (hc 1999, eb 2013)

Rottenberg, The Man Who Made Wall Street: Anthony J. Drexel and the Rise of Modern Finance (pb 2006)

Schoolcraft, Romain Gary: The Man Who Sold His Shadow (hc 2002, eb 2011)

Schroeder, Monastic Bodies: Discipline and Salvation in Shenoute of Atripe (hc 2007, eb 2011)

Shapira/Abel, Yigal Allon, Native Son: A Biography (hc 2007)

Skemp, First Lady of Letters: Judith Sargent Murray and the Struggle for Female Independence (pb 2013, eb 2011)

Slaughter, The Natures of John and William Bartram (pb 2005)

Spencer, In the Crossfire: Marcus Foster and the Troubled History of American School Reform (hc 2012, pb 2014, eb 2012)

Stone, Autobiographical Occasions and Original Acts: Versions of American Identity From Henry Adams to Nate Shaw (pb 1982)

Stroud, The Emperor of Nature: Charles-Lucien Bonaparte and His World (hc 2000)

Stroud, The Man Who Had Been King: The American Exile of Napoleon's Brother Joseph (hc 2005, eb 2014)

Symonds/Gilbert, The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti (hc 2002)

Thomas, Partners of the Heart: Vivien Thomas and His Work with Alfred Blalock (pb 1998)

Timoney/Wolfe, Beat Cop to Top Cop: A Tale of Three Cities (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Trix, The Sufi Journey of Baba Rexheb (hc 2009, eb 2011)

Westheimer, Musically Speaking: A Life Through Song (hc 2003, eb 2013)