Louisiana State University Press

Founded in 1935, LSU Press quickly established itself as one of the nation's outstanding scholarly publishers. Over its lengthy history, it has published exceptional works of scholarship as well as books of wide interest to general readers. The Press has garnered national and international accolades for its work, including four Pulitzer Prizes, the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Bancroft Prize, the Tom Watson Brown Award in Civil War History, the Frederick Douglass Award in Slavery Studies, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.

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Antislavery, Abolition, and the Atlantic World

Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War

Making the Modern South

Southern Biography

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