The Penn Press list for spring 2017 includes hardcover releases, first-time paperbacks, and ebook editions intended for scholars, students, and serious general readers worldwide. Explore our forthcoming books, grouped by subject area, here.
Anthony Wallace and Lee V. Cassanelli, Series Editors
Atkinson, The Roots of Ethnicity: The Origins of the Acholi of Uganda Before 1800 (hc 1994, eb 2015)
Hill/Monaghan, Continuities in Highland Maya Social Organization: Ethnohistory in Sacapulas, Guatemala (eb Feb 2017)
McCann, From Poverty to Famine in Northeast Ethiopia: A Rural History, 1900-1935 (eb 2016)
Nurse/Spear, The Swahili: Reconstructing the History and Language of an African Society, 800-1500 (pb 1985)