New Books from the U of U Press

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Frontier Religion: Mormons in America, 1857-1907

Konden Smith Hansen

Explores Mormonism and Protestantism on America's western frontier

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Alone on the Colorado

Harold Leich

Will entice readers with its thrilling descriptions of adventure on the Colorado River

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Standing on the Walls of Time: Ancient Art of Utah's Cliffs and Canyons

Kevin T. Jones with photography by Layne Miller

Showcases Utah's rock art with essays and photos that illuminate the exquisite artistry behind this ancient art form


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News & Updates


Visit us at these upcoming conferences and author events: 


Public Lands Alliance (PLA)
March 1-5, 2020, Washington, D.C.

Society of American Archaeology (SAA)
April 22-26, 2020, Austin, TX

Books and Authors in the News:

Press Prizes:

Zachary Asher won the Agha Shahid Ali Poetry Prize for his manuscript, gone bird in the glass hours.

Jerry Spangler and James Aton won the Don D. and Catherine S. Fowler Prize for their manuscript,  The Crimson Cowboys .

Florence R. Shepard and Susan L. Marsh won the Wallace Stegner Prize in Environmental Studies for their manuscript, Saving Wyoming's Hoback .

Matthew Garrett won the Juanita Brooks Prize in Mormon Studies for his manuscript, Making Lamanites.


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