New Books from the U of U Press


Sasun: The History of an 1890s Armenian Revolt

Justin McCarthy, Ömer Turan, Cemalettin Taşkıran

A close historical analysis of the “Sasun massacres” and relations among Armenians, Turks, and Kurds

Cannon and Embry

Immigrants in the Far West

Edited by Jessie L. Embry and Brian Q. Cannon

Scholars from multiple disciplines discuss the role of immigration in the American West.


Rancher Archaeologist

George C. Frison
Foreword by William "Bill" Woodcock

In this memoir, Frison shares his work and his atypical journey from rancher to professor and archaeologist.


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