Johns Hopkins University Press has just published a new book, Homefires: How Americans Kept Warm in the Nineteenth Century, by Dr. Sean Adams. His first book was a study of the coal economy and politics in antebellum American. Broader than its subtitle, the new book examines how new approaches to home heating helped transform nineteenth-century society. You can read more about the book at the link below.

9781421413570

 

https://jhupbooks.press.jhu.edu/content/home-fires

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