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C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience

As part of its mission to engage as wide an audience as possible, both academic and non-academic, and to uphold the literary craft of the historian, the Center’s staff and visiting fellows are actively engaged in research and writing about American history.

In the years since its founding, publications originating at the Starr Center have included several books on the American experience as well as dozens of articles in such publications as The New York TimesBoston GlobeChicago TribuneNational GeographicThe American ScholarAmerican HeritageSmithsonian, and many others. 

The following are some selected works that have been published by the Starr Center’s staff and fellows during the past few years.