Fall 2016 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press fall 2016 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them books by Maurizio Albahari, Elisheva Baumgarten, Doron Ben-Atar and Richard Brown, George Demacopoulos, Lynne Enterline, Kathleen Donegan, Daniel Richter, and E. R. Truitt.


Complete Catalog By Title: L

Titles from the Penn Press catalog, grouped by title.


Sribnick, A Legacy of Innovation: Governors and Public Policy (hc 2008, eb 2013)

Brooks, A Legacy of Leadership: Governors and American History (hc 2008, eb 2013)

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

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

Taegio/Beck, La Villa (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Noon, Labor Problems of Africa (eb Feb 2016)

Morgan, Laboring Women: Reproduction and Gender in New World Slavery (pb 2004, eb 2011)

Korda, Labors Lost: Women's Work and the Early Modern English Stage (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Reynolds/Folley, Lactogenesis: The Initiation of Milk Secretion at Parturition (eb Feb 2016)

Brunner/Kaminsky, Land and Lordship: Structures of Governance in Medieval Austria (hc 1992, eb 2015)

Hoffmann, Land, Liberties, and Lordship in a Late Medieval Countryside: Agrarian Structures and Change in the Duchy of Wroclaw (eb Feb 2016)

Peteet, Landscape of Hope and Despair: Palestinian Refugee Camps (hc 2005, pb 2009, eb 2011)

Snead/Erickson, Landscapes of Movement: Trails, Paths, and Roads in Anthropological Perspective (hc 2009, eb 2011)

McPhillips/Wordsworth, Landscapes of the Islamic World: Archaeology, History, and Ethnography (hc May 2016, eb May 2016)

Anderson, Lang Rongrien Rockshelter: A Pleistocene, Early Holocene Archaeological Site from Krabi, Southwestern Thailand (hc 1990)

Ostwald, Language and History in Ancient Greek Culture (hc 2009, eb 2011)

Key, Language Change in South American Indian Languages (eb Feb 2016)

Dorian, Language Death: The Life Cycle of a Scottish Gaelic Dialect (eb Feb 2016)

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

Shopen, Languages and Their Speakers (pb 1987)

Shopen, Languages and Their Status (pb 1987)

Scott/Burns, S.J., Las Siete Partidas, Volume 1: The Medieval Church: The World of Clerics and Laymen (Partida I) (pb 2000, eb 2012)

Scott/Burns, S.J., Las Siete Partidas, Volume 2: Medieval Government: The World of Kings and Warriors (Partida II) (pb 2000, eb 2012)

Scott/Burns, S.J., Las Siete Partidas, Volume 3: The Medieval World of Law: Lawyers and Their Work (Partida III) (pb 2000, eb 2012)

Scott/Burns, S.J., Las Siete Partidas, Volume 4: Family, Commerce, and the Sea: The Worlds of Women and Merchants (Partidas IV and V) (pb 2000, eb 2012)

Scott/Burns, S.J., Las Siete Partidas, Volume 5: Underworlds: The Dead, the Criminal, and the Marginalized (Partidas VI and VII) (pb 2000, eb 2012)

Bynum/Freedman, Last Things: Death and the Apocalypse in the Middle Ages (pb 1999, eb 2012)

Spiro, Latch-hooking Rugs (pb 2008)

Genter, Late Modernism: Art, Culture, and Politics in Cold War America (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Motten/Salera, Latin America: Development Programming and United States Investments (eb Feb 2016)

Bloomer, Latinity and Literary Society at Rome (hc 1997, eb 2015)

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

Rosenn, Law and Inflation (hc 1982, eb 2015)

Dickinson, Law and Peace (eb Feb 2016)

Karras/Kaye, Law and the Illicit in Medieval Europe (pb 2010, eb 2013)

Ando, Law, Language, and Empire in the Roman Tradition (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Horle/Wokeck, Lawmaking and Legislators in Pennsylvania, Volume 1, 1682-1709: A Biographical Dictionary (eb Feb 2016)

Horle/Scheib, Lawmaking and Legislators in Pennsylvania, Volume 2, 1710-1756: A Biographical Dictionary (eb Feb 2016)

Rivers, Laws of the Alamans and Bavarians (eb Feb 2016)

Beck/Beck, Le Chansonnier Cangé: Manuscrit francais No 844 de la Bibliothèque nationale de Paris (eb Feb 2016)

Sageman, Leaderless Jihad: Terror Networks in the Twenty-First Century (hc 2008, eb 2011)

Foley, Learning Capitalist Culture: Deep in the Heart of Tejas, 2/e (pb 2010)

Jasanoff, Learning from Disaster: Risk Management After Bhopal (eb Feb 2016)

Magarrell/Wesley, Learning from Greensboro: Truth and Reconciliation in the United States (pb 2010)

Appleford, Learning to Die in London, 1380-1540 (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Cassell/Hollander, Lectura Dantis Americana: Inferno I (eb Feb 2016)

Jacoff/Stephany, Lectura Dantis Americana: Inferno II (eb Feb 2016)

Simonelli, Lectura Dantis Americana: Inferno III (eb Feb 2016)

Goulet, Legacies of the Rue Morgue: Science, Space, and Crime Fiction in France (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Gitelman, Legacy of the Ludlow Massacre: A Chapter in American Industrial Relations (eb Feb 2016)

Read, Legal Thinking: Its Limits and Tensions (eb Feb 2016)

Bacchilega, Legendary Hawai'i and the Politics of Place: Tradition, Translation, and Tourism (hc 2006, pb 2013, eb 2011)

Hutchinson, Legislative History of American Immigration Policy, 1798-1965 (eb Feb 2016)

Fisk, Leisure Spending-Behavior (eb Feb 2016)

Soderlund, Lenape Country: Delaware Valley Society Before William Penn (hc 2014, pb May 2016, eb 2014)

Beck, Les Chansonniers des Troubadours et des Trouvères, Volume 1: Facsimile (eb Feb 2016)

Beck, Les Chansonniers des Troubadours et des Trouvères, Volume 2: Transcription (eb Feb 2016)

Pauly/Kissick, Lessons from the First Twenty Years of Medicare: Research Implications for Public and Private Sector Policy (hc 1989)

Bacon, Let This Life Speak: The Legacy of Henry Joel Cadbury (eb Feb 2016)

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

Knauer, Let Us Fight as Free Men: Black Soldiers and Civil Rights (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Von Hutten/Stokes, Letters of Obscure Men (hc , eb Feb 2016)

Elias/Bradley, Letters of Theodore Dreiser, Volume 2: A Selection (eb Feb 2016)

Ryden, Letters to and from Caesar Rodney, 1756-1784: Member of the Stamp Act Congress and the First and Second Continental Congresses; Speaker of the Delaware Colonial Assembly (eb Feb 2016)

Radau, Letters to Cassite Kings from the Temple Archives of Nippur (eb Feb 2016)

Campbell, Letters to Louise: Theodore Dreiser's Letters to Louise Campbell (eb Feb 2016)

Radau, Letters to the Cassite Kings from the Temple Archives of Nippur (eb Feb 2016)

Iannucci, Lexical Numbers in Spanish Nouns: With Reference to Their English Equivalents (eb Feb 2016)

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

Woody, Liberal Education for Free Men (eb Feb 2016)

Buell, Liberia: A Century of Survival, 1847-1947 (eb Feb 2016)

Moran, Liberia: The Violence of Democracy (pb 2008, eb 2013)

Cahill, Liberty of the Imagination: Aesthetic Theory, Literary Form, and Politics in the Early United States (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Gilje, Liberty on the Waterfront: American Maritime Culture in the Age of Revolution (pb 2007, eb 2012)

Manion, Liberty's Prisoners: Carceral Culture in Early America (hc 2015, eb Oct 2015)

St John, Libya and the United States, Two Centuries of Strife (hc 2002, eb 2013)

McCahan, Life Insurance: Trends and Problems (eb Feb 2016)

Schultz, Life Insurance Housing Projects (eb Feb 2016)

McCahan, Life Insurance Trends at Midcentury (eb Feb 2016)

Austrian/Thomas, Life with the Pneumococcus: Notes from the Bedside, Laboratory, and Library (eb Feb 2016)

Groebner/Selwyn, Liquid Assets, Dangerous Gifts: Presents and Politics at the End of the Middle Ages (hc 2002)

Stock, Listening for the Text: On the Uses of the Past (pb 1997)

Spooner/Hanaway, Literacy in the Persianate World: Writing and the Social Order (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Potter, Literary Computing and Literary Criticism: Theoretical and Practical Essays on Theme and Rhetoric (hc 1989)

Bauerlein, Literary Criticism: An Autopsy (pb 1997, eb 2013)

Charvat, Literary Publishing in America, 1790-1850 (eb Feb 2016)

Staton, Literary Theories in Praxis (pb 1987)

Wickman, Literature After Euclid: The Geometric Imagination in the Long Scottish Enlightenment (hc Feb 2016, eb Feb 2016)

Krueger, Liturgical Subjects: Christian Ritual, Biblical Narrative, and the Formation of the Self in Byzantium (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Hall, Lives in Translation: Sikh Youth as British Citizens (hc 2002, pb 2002, eb 2010)

Mulder-Bakker/Scholz, Lives of the Anchoresses: The Rise of the Urban Recluse in Medieval Europe (hc 2005, eb 2013)

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

Dinzey-Flores, Locked In, Locked Out: Gated Communities in a Puerto Rican City (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Rezek, London and the Making of Provincial Literature: Aesthetics and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1800-1850 (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Bryan, Looking Inward: Devotional Reading and the Private Self in Late Medieval England (hc 2007, eb 2013)

Dorst, Looking West (pb 1999)

Inal, Looting and Rape in Wartime: Law and Change in International Relations (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Teuscher/Grace, Lords' Rights and Peasant Stories: Writing and the Formation of Tradition in the Later Middle Ages (hc 2012, eb 2013)

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)

Carlin/Crouch, Lost Letters of Medieval Life: English Society, 1200-1250 (hc 2013, pb 2014, eb 2013)

Biers/Gerhardt, Lost Scents: Investigations of Corinthian "Plastic" Vases by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (hc 1994)

Vidal, Louisiana: Crossroads of the Atlantic World (hc 2013, eb 2013)

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

Gist, Love and War in the Middle English Romances (eb Feb 2016)

Sheumaker, Love Entwined: The Curious History of Hairwork in America (hc 2007, eb 2011)

Moore, Love in Twelfth-Century France (eb Feb 2016)

Wack, Lovesickness in the Middle Ages: The "Viaticum" and Its Commentaries (eb Feb 2016)

Faulkner, Lucretia Mott's Heresy: Abolition and Women's Rights in Nineteenth-Century America (pb 2013, eb 2011)

David, Lustration and Transitional Justice: Personnel Systems in the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Poland (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Daly, Lustre (pb 2011)

Dickie, Lyric Contingencies: Emily Dickinson and Wallace Stevens (eb Feb 2016)

Perry, The Labor Relations Climate and Management Rights in Urban School Systems: The Case of Philadelphia (eb Feb 2016)

Cazelles, The Lady as Saint: A Collection of French Hagiographic Romances of the Thirteenth Century (pb 1991, eb 2015)

Wildenthal, The Language of Human Rights in West Germany (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Erickson, The Language of the Heart, 1600-1750 (hc 1997)

MacDougald, The Languages and Press of Africa (eb Feb 2016)

Bossard/Boll, The Large Family System: An Original Study in the Sociology of Family Behavior (eb Feb 2016)

Cavadini, The Last Christology of the West: Adoptionism in Spain and Gaul, 785-820 (eb Feb 2016)

O'Callaghan, The Last Crusade in the West: Castile and the Conquest of Granada (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Whyte/Hiss, The Last Landscape (pb 2002, eb 2012)

McGovern, The Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Ages of Central Transjordan: The Baq'ah Valley Project, 1977-1981 (hc 1987)

James/McGovern, The Late Bronze Egyptian Garrison at Beth Shan: A Study of Levels VII and VIII (hc 1994)

Bartusis, The Late Byzantine Army: Arms and Society, 1204-1453 (pb 1997, eb Dec 2015)

Drew, The Laws of the Salian Franks (pb 1991, eb 2012)

Rothermund, The Layman's Progress: Religious and Political Experience in Colonial Pennsylvania, 1740-1770 (eb Feb 2016)

O'Callaghan, The Learned King: The Reign of Alfonso X of Castile (eb Feb 2016)

Hervey, The Legal Effects of Recognition in International Law: As Interpreted by the Courts of the United States (eb Feb 2016)

Sharrer, The Legendary History of Britain in Lope Garcia de Salazar's "Libro de las bienandanzas e fortunas" (eb Feb 2016)

McClure/Schelling, The Letters and Epigrams of Sir John Harington: Together with the "Prayse of Private Life" (eb Feb 2016)

Weeks, The Library of Daniel Garrison Brinton (hc 2003)

Spell, The Life and Works of José Joaquin Fernández de Lizardi (eb Feb 2016)

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)

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

Razlogova, The Listener's Voice: Early Radio and the American Public (hc 2011, eb 2012)

Bloom, The Literary Bent: In Search of High Art in Contemporary American Writing (pb 1997)

Barcus, The Literary Correspondence of Bernard Barton (eb Feb 2016)

Butterworth, The Literary Lineage of the King James Bible, 1340-1611 (eb Feb 2016)

Turnovsky, The Literary Market: Authorship and Modernity in the Old Regime (hc 2009, eb 2011)

Dear, The Literary Structure of Scientific Argument: Historical Studies (hc 1991, eb 2015)

Shelly, The Living Chaucer (eb Feb 2016)

Skinner, The Logocentric Predicament: An Essay on the Problem of Error in the Philosophy of Josiah Royce (eb Feb 2016)

Drew/Peters, The Lombard Laws (pb 1973, eb 2010)

Bondeson, The London Monster: A Sanguinary Tale (hc 2000)

Fink, The Long Gilded Age: American Capitalism and the Lessons of a New World Order (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Rollins, The Long Journey of Noah Webster (eb Feb 2016)

Feeley-Harnik, The Lord's Table: Eucharist and Passover in Early Christianity (eb Feb 2016)

Warner, The Lost History of "Piers Plowman": The Earliest Transmission of Langland's Work (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Wilson, The Love of Krishna: The Krsnakarnamrta of Lilasuka Bilvamangala (eb Feb 2016)

Bond, The Loving Subject: Desire, Eloquence, and Power in Romanesque France (eb Feb 2016)

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