“This is a very serious and well executed work. The quantity of knowledge packed into these pages is immense.”—Anthony James Joes, Saint Joseph’s University, author of Resisting Rebellion and Victorious Insurgencies
History remembers “LeMay, the Commander” well. From Wright Field, Ohio, to Hokkaido, Japan, will yield a better understanding of “LeMay, the Man.”
"Thoroughly investigated by top-notch authors, Death on Base is a shocking story of mass murder that will chill to the bone."—Ann Rule, America's foremost writer of true crime
“Chaplain Johnson’s book should be required reading by national leaders before they consider whether to commit our troops to combat.”—James P. Maloney, Major General, USA, Retired
“This will be a valuable contribution to the historiography of WWII aviation training.”—Stephen Craft, Embry-Riddle at War: Aviation Training during World War II
“The editors provide a solid overview of the subject, and their bibliography will be useful to anyone interested on free blacks in Texas."—Randolph B. Campbell, author of Gone to Texas and An Empire for Slavery
“Hilarious and heartbreaking, this memoir is a real page-turner as well as a remarkably accurate account of one extraordinarily gifted musician’s professional ups and (alas!) downs. Anshel Brusilow tells it like it was, con brio and molto vivace.”—Gary Graffman, pianist
"Fans of authentic Wild West history will leap at the opportunity to purchase the first authentic account of this legendary character."—Robert K. DeArment, author of Bat Masterson
"A must read for current and future joint force commanders and their staffs."—Peter R. Mansoor, author of The GI Offensive in Europe
This anthology collects the twelve winners of the 2013 Best American Newspaper Narrative Writing Contest, run by the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference, Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism, University of North Texas.
October Monthly Feature: UNT Press publishes three new books this month.