Fall 2015 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press fall 2015 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them: Topographical Stories; The Birth of Orientalism; The Mixed Multitude; The Death of a Prophet; Afghanistan Declassified; 1812; Shame and Honor; and Sunbelt Capitalism.

Complete Catalog By Author: L

Titles from the Penn Press catalog, grouped by author's last name.

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La Sale/Krueger, Jean de Saintré: A Late Medieval Education in Love and Chivalry (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Labov, Language in the Inner City: Studies in the Black English Vernacular (pb 1973)

Labov, Sociolinguistic Patterns (pb 1973)

LaCombe, Political Gastronomy: Food and Authority in the English Atlantic World (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Laird, The Flowering of the Landscape Garden: English Pleasure Grounds, 1720-1800 (hc 1999)

Lamothe, Inventing the New Negro: Narrative, Culture, and Ethnography (hc 2008, eb 2013)

Lampert, Gender and Jewish Difference from Paul to Shakespeare (hc 2004, eb 2013)

Lanctot, Negro League Baseball: The Rise and Ruin of a Black Institution (pb 2008)

Landay, Madcaps, Screwballs, and Con Women: The Female Trickster in American Culture (pb 1998)

Landsman, Crimes of the Holocaust: The Law Confronts Hard Cases (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Lane, Contemporary Studio Porcelain, 2/e (hc 2003)

Lane, Blackface Cuba, 1840-1895 (hc 2005)

Lapsansky/Verplanck, Quaker Aesthetics: Reflections on a Quaker Ethic in American Design and Consumption, 1720-1920 (hc 2002)

Larkin/Mariage, The World of André Le Nôtre (pb 2010)

Larson/Morrison, Whither the Early Republic: A Forum on the Future of the Field (pb 2005, eb 2012)

Lasch/Weaver, Plain Style: A Guide to Written English (pb 2002)

Latimer, The Bird Who Gave Milk (Cassette1999)

Latimer, The Magical Lion (Cassette1999)

Lau, New Age Capitalism: Making Money East of Eden (pb 2000)

Lauren, The Evolution of International Human Rights: Visions Seen, 3/e (pb 2011, eb 2013)

Laursen/Nederman, Beyond the Persecuting Society: Religious Toleration Before the Enlightenment (pb 1997, eb 2011)

Lavender, Climax at Buena Vista: The Decisive Battle of the Mexican-American War (pb 2003)

Lawrence, One Family Under God: Love, Belonging, and Authority in Early Transatlantic Methodism (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Lawrence/Bjorkman, The Widowing of Mrs. Holroyd: A Drama in Three Acts (pb 2002)

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, In Defense of Rights: Attacks on Lawyers and Judges in 1992 (pb 1993)

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, Critique: Review of the U.S. Department of State's Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1993 (pb 1994)

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, In Defense of Rights: Attacks on Lawyers and Judges in 1993 (pb 1994)

Layne/Tarrant, The Neoplatonic Socrates (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lazzaro-Weis, From Margins to Mainstream: Feminism and Fictional Modes in Italian Women's Writing, 1968-1990 (pb 1993, eb 2011)

Le Sueur/Bourdieu, Uncivil War: Intellectuals and Identity Politics During the Decolonization of Algeria (hc 2001)

Leatherbarrow, Topographical Stories: Studies in Landscape and Architecture (pb Sep 2015)

Leavelle, The Catholic Calumet: Colonial Conversions in French and Indian North America (hc 2011, pb 2014, eb 2011)

Leckie/Gallagher, Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights: A Legal Resource Guide (hc 2006, eb 2011)

Lecklider, Inventing the Egghead: The Battle over Brainpower in American Culture (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Lee, Slavery and the Romantic Imagination (pb 2004)

Leibold/Foster, Writing About Eakins: The Manuscripts in Charles Bregler's Thomas Eakins Collection (Microfiche1990)

Lemarchand, The Dynamics of Violence in Central Africa (pb 2009, eb 2012)

Lemarchand, Forgotten Genocides: Oblivion, Denial, and Memory (pb 2013, 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)

Lemire, "Miscegenation": Making Race in America (pb 2009, eb 2010)

Lemire, Black Walden: Slavery and Its Aftermath in Concord, Massachusetts (hc 2009, eb 2011)

Lenoir/Dibble, The Middle Paleolithic Site of Combe-Capelle Bas (France) (hc 1995)

Leonard, Fragile Minds and Vulnerable Souls: The Matter of Obscenity in Nineteenth-Century Germany (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lerner, The Feast of Saint Abraham: Medieval Millenarians and the Jews (hc 2000)

Lesch/Lustick, Exile and Return: Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews (hc 2005, pb 2008)

Leskov, The Maikop Treasure (hc 2008)

Lesser, "Hamlet" After Q1: An Uncanny History of the Shakespearean Text (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Levin, The Heart and Stomach of a King: Elizabeth I and the Politics of Sex and Power (pb 1994)

Levin, The Heart and Stomach of a King: Elizabeth I and the Politics of Sex and Power, 2/e (pb 2013, eb 2013)

Levy, Reproductive Urges: Popular Novel-Reading, Sexuality, and the English Nation (hc 1999)

Levy, Town Born: The Political Economy of New England from Its Founding to the Revolution (pb 2013, eb 2011)

Lewis, A Democracy of Facts: Natural History in the Early Republic (hc 2011)

Lewis/Carlos, Commerce by a Frozen Sea: Native Americans and the European Fur Trade (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Li/Cooke, The Tongking Gulf Through History (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Liachowitz, Disability as a Social Construct: Legislative Roots (hc 1988, eb 2010)

Liang, Family and Empire: The Fernández de Córdoba and the Spanish Realm (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Licht, Getting Work: Philadelphia, 1840-1950 (pb 2000)

Lichtenstein, American Capitalism: Social Thought and Political Economy in the Twentieth Century (hc 2006, pb 2007, eb 2011)

Lichtenstein/Flacks, The Port Huron Statement: Sources and Legacies of the New Left's Founding Manifesto (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Lichtenstein/Shermer, The Right and Labor in America: Politics, Ideology, and Imagination (hc 2012)

Lifshitz/Bitel, Gender and Christianity in Medieval Europe: New Perspectives (pb 2010, eb 2013)

Lindio-McGovern, Filipino Peasant Women: Exploitation and Resistance (pb 1997)

Lindman, Bodies of Belief: Baptist Community in Early America (hc 2008, pb 2011, eb 2011)

Lindsay/Sweet, Biography and the Black Atlantic (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Linger, Anthropology Through a Double Lens: Public and Personal Worlds in Human Theory (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Linker/Hirschmann, Civil Disabilities: Citizenship, Membership, and Belonging (hc 2015, eb 2014)

Lippard/Cohen, The Killers: A Narrative of Real Life in Philadelphia (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lipsitz, Competitive Elections and the American Voter (hc 2011, eb 2011)

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

Little, Abraham in Arms: War and Gender in Colonial New England (pb 2007, eb 2013)

Liu, Standardizing Diversity: The Political Economy of Language Regimes (hc 2014, eb 2015)

Livingston/Cílek, To Breathe with Birds: A Book of Landscapes (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Livingston/Origo, La Foce: A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany (hc 2001)

Lloyd/Puckett, Becoming Penn: The Pragmatic American University, 1950-2000 (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Lluch, Visions of Sovereignty: Nationalism and Accommodation in Multinational Democracies (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lobel, A Sufi-Jewish Dialogue: Philosophy and Mysticism in Bahya ibn Paquda's "Duties of the Heart" (hc 2006, eb 2013)

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

Lochrie, Covert Operations: The Medieval Uses of Secrecy (pb 2011, eb 2012)

Lockwood, Gardens of Colony and State: Gardens and Gardeners of the American Colonies and the Republic before 1840 (hc 2000)

Lofchie, The Political Economy of Tanzania: Decline and Recovery (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Loizides, Designing Peace: Cyprus and Institutional Innovations in Divided Societies (hc Dec 2015)

Lombardo/Howard-Hassmann, Reparations to Africa (hc 2008, pb 2011)

London, Lost Face: Lost Face, Trust, That Spot, Flush of Gold, The Passing of Marcus O'Brien, The Wit of Porportuk, To Build a Fire (pb 2005, eb 2015)

Long, Rehabilitating Bodies: Health, History, and the American Civil War (hc 2003, eb 2013)

Long/Oxfeld, Coming Home?: Refugees, Migrants, and Those Who Stayed Behind (hc 2004, pb 2004)

Lopez/Bouza, Communication, Knowledge, and Memory in Early Modern Spain (hc 2004)

Loten, Miscellaneous Investigations in Central Tikal: Tikal Report 23A (hc 2002)

Loten, A Commentary on the Architecture of the North Acropolis, Tikal, Guatemala—Additions and Alterations: Tikal Report 34A (hc 2007)

Lovell, Art in a Season of Revolution: Painters, Artisans, and Patrons in Early America (pb 2007)

Lowenstam/Moore, The Extramural Sanctuary of Demeter and Persephone at Cyrene, Libya, Final Reports III: Scarabs, Inscribed Gems, and Engraved Finger Rings; Attic Black Figure and Black Glazed Pottery; Hellenistic and Roman Fine Ware; and Conservation of Objects (hc 1987)

Lower, The Barons' Crusade: A Call to Arms and Its Consequences (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Luce/Summers, Local Fiscal Issues in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area (pb 1987)

Ludden, Contesting the Nation: Religion, Community, and the Politics of Democracy in India (pb 1996)

Lukacs, Through the History of the Cold War: The Correspondence of George F. Kennan and John Lukacs (hc 2010, pb 2013, eb 2011)

Lukasik, Discerning Characters: The Culture of Appearance in Early America (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Lupton, Knowing Books: The Consciousness of Mediation in Eighteenth-Century Britain (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Luskey/Woloson, Capitalism by Gaslight: Illuminating the Economy of Nineteenth-Century America (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Lustick, Trapped in the War on Terror (hc 2006)

Lustick/Lesch, Exile and Return: Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews (hc 2005, pb 2008)

Lykes/Martín Beristain, Humanitarian Aid Work: A Critical Approach (hc 2006, pb 2008)

Lynaugh, Nursing History Review, Volume 3: Official Journal of the American Association for the History of Nursing (pb 1994)

Lynaugh, Nursing History Review, Volume 4: Official Journal of the American Association for the History of Nursing (pb 1995)

Lynaugh, Nursing History Review, Volume 5: Official Journal of the American Association for the History of Nursing (pb 1996)

Lynaugh/Fairman, Critical Care Nursing: A History (pb 2000)

Lyons, The People of This Generation: The Rise and Fall of the New Left in Philadelphia (hc 2003, eb 2013)

Lyons/Peters, Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (pb 1985)