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Founded in 1963, the University of Massachusetts Press publishes scholarship, literature, and books for general readers that reflect the quality and diversity of intellectual life on UMass campuses, in their region, and around the world. UMass Press has sold more than 2,000,000 volumes since its inception, and currently has over 1,400 titles in print.  

In recent years, the Press has focused primarily on books in the field of American studies broadly defined—books that explore the history, politics, literature, culture, and environment of the United States—as well as works with a transnational perspective. In addition to publishing works of scholarship, the Press produces books of more general interest for a wider readership and launched its regional trade imprint, Bright Leaf in 2017.

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Landscapes

Selected Writings of J.B. Jackson

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Patriotism Inc.

Tales by Paul van Ostaijen

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Memoirs of Waldo Frank

Edited by Alan Trachtenberg; Introduction by Lewis Mumford
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Like Ghosts of Eagles

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Carbon 14

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The Example of Edward Taylor

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Gods and Heroes of the Greeks

The "Library" of Apollodorus

Translated by Michael Simpson; By Apollodorus; Illustrated by Leonard Baskin
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Changing Rural Landscapes

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Eye Level

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The Bakkhai

By Euripides; Translated by Robert Bagg
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Oppression and Liberty

By Simone Weil; Translated by Arthur Wills and John Petrie; Introduction by F. Ellert and F. C. Ellert
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Faulkner's Narrative Poetics

Style as Vision

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The Book of Shaker Furniture

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Prayers for Dark People

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Freshwater Wetlands

A Guide to Common Indicator Plants of the Northeast

By Dennis W. Magee; Illustrated by Abigail Rorer
University of Massachusetts Press
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