Skip Navigation

Research Spotlight

Research in the archives: a sampling of the diverse books, articles, papers, and films with published acknowledgements of the collections and research assistance provided by Special Collections and University Archives. 

Shorter, Edward, and Max Fink. The Madness of Fear:
A History of Catatonia. NewYork: Oxford University Press, 2018.

Altstatt, Alison. "Remembering the Wilton Processional" (essay). Notes 72, no. 4 (2016), 690.

Banner, Lois. Marilyn: The Passion and the Paradox. New York:  Bloomsbury, 2012.

Bartlett, Jason T. The Politics of Community Development: A History of the Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation . Temple University, 2014. Dissertation.

Bleyer, Bill. Long Island and the Sea: A Maritime History. Charleston, SC:  History Press, 2019.

Bobelian, Michael.  Battle for the Marble Palace: Abe Fortas, Earl Warren, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon and the Forging of the Modern Supreme Court . Tucson, AZ: Schaffner Press, Inc., 2019.

Bradley, Anthony.  Imagining Ireland in the Poems and Plays of W. B. Yeats: Nation, Class, and State. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

Burrows, Edwin G.  Forgotten Patriots: The Untold Story of American Prisoners During the Revolutionary War . New York: Basic Books, 2010.

Buhs, Joshua Blu. The Fire Ant Wars: Solenopsis and the Nature of the American State, 1918–1982. University of Pennsylvania, 2001. Dissertation.

Buhs, Joshua Blu.  The Fire Ant Wars: Nature, Science, and Public Policy in Twentieth-Century America. University of Chicago Press, 2010.

Butterworth, Neil.  Dictionary of American Classical Composers. Hoboken: Taylor and Francis, 2013.

Capper, Emily. Allan Kaprow and the Dialectics of Instruction, 1947-1968. The University of Chicago, 2016. Dissertation.

Carrera Andrade, Jorge, and Álvaro Alemán.  Jorge Carrera Andrade: Edición Crítica Anotada. Quito: Ediciones El Fakir, 2017.

Clarkson, Austin.   (2008)   What is Jewish Music?  Contemporary Music Review,   27:2-3,   179-192. Preface.

Curtis, Jared R., Sophocles, and William Butler Yeats.  Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus: Manuscript Materials. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2008.

Delin, John.  Syosset People and Places. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2008. 

Dillon, John Zane. The Servants of Modernism: Aesthetics and Tradition in Yeats, Lorca, and Woolf. University of Notre Dame, 2016. Dissertation.

Dubow, Sara. "A Constitutional Right Rendered Utterly Meaningless”: Religious Exemptions and Reproductive Politics, 1973–2014. Journal of Policy Studies 27, no. 1 (January 2015): 1-35.

Feinsod, Harris. Fluent Mundo: Inter-American Poetry, 1939–1973. Stanford University, 2011. Dissertation.

Feinsod, Harris.  The Poetry of the Americas: From Good Neighbors to Countercultures. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Field, Corrine T. and Nicholas L. Syrett, eds.  Age in America: The Colonial Era to the Present. New York: New York University Press, 2015.

Fortner, Michael Javen.  Black Silent Majority: The Rockefeller Drug Laws and the Politics of Punishment. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2015.

Gardaphe, Fred.  From Wise Guys to Wise Men: The Gangster and Italian American Masculinities. Hoboken: CRC Press, 2006. 

Gebhard, Glenn, Frank Turano, and Mario Congreve.  Greetings from Fire Island, Long Island, N.Y . [Los Angeles]: Pacific View Productions, 2012. Film.

Gelber, Sidney.  Politics and Public Higher Education in New York State: Stony Brook - a Case History. New York: P. Lang, 2001.

Giffen, Edna Davis, Mindy Kronenberg, and Candace Lindemann. Miller Place. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2010.

Goldstein, Alyosha. Civic Poverty: An Empire for Liberty through Community Action. New York University, 2005. Dissertation.

Goldstein, Alosha.  Poverty in Common: The Politics of Community Action During the American Century. Durham: Duke University Press, 2012.

Goldstein, Brian David. A City Within a City: Community Development and the Struggle Over Harlem, 1961–2001. Harvard University, 2013. Dissertation.

Goldstein, Brian D.  The Roots of Urban Renaissance Gentrification and the Struggle Over Harlem . Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2017.

Harper, Margaret Mills.  Wisdom of Two: The Spiritual and Literary Collaboration of George and W.B. Yeats. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. 

Hassett, Joseph. W.B. Yeats and the Muses. London: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Healy, Clement.  North Fork Cemeteries. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2005. 

Healy, Clement.  South Fork Cemeteries. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2006. 

Hoberek, Andrew.  The Cambridge Companion to John F. Kennedy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Holliday, Diane, and Chris Kretz.  Oakdale. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2010.

Jones, Kelly Hacker. "Eastern Medicine," Western Bodies: Chinese Medicine in the Twentieth-Century United States . State University of New York at Stony Brook, 2018. Dissertation.

Kayatin, William F., Jr. Higher Education Unions and Social Responsibility: United University Professions' Response to Social and Political Change in New York State, 1973–1993 . State University of New York at Albany, 2004. Dissertation.

Keogh, Tim. Suburbs in Black and White: Race, Jobs & Poverty in Twentieth-Century Long Island. City University of New York, 2016. Dissertation.

Kilmeade, Brian, and Don Yaeger.  George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution. New York: Sentinal, 2016.

Kroplick, Howard.  North Hempstead. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2014.

Leslie, William Bruce, John B. Clark, and Kenneth Paul O'Brien.  SUNY at Sixty: The Promise of the State University of New York. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2010.

Mahanoy Area Historical Society.  Mahanoy Area Revisited. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2013. 

Marburger, John H., and Robert P. Crease.  Science Policy Up Close. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2015.

McMichael, Pate.  Klandestine: How a Klan Lawyer and a Checkbook Journalist Helped James Earl Ray Cover Up His Crime . Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2015.

Merrill, Jane, and Chris Filstrup. The Wedding Night: A Popular History. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2011. 

Middle Country Public Library (Centereach, N.Y.).  Centereach, Selden, and Lake Grove. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2015.

Miller, Rhoda.  Jewish Community of Long Island. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2016.

Mirandola Mullen, Jacqueline Alyse. Coastal Parks for a Metropolitan Nation: How Postwar Politics and Urban Growth Shaped America's Shores . State University of New York at Albany, 2015. Dissertation.

Mirandola Mullen, Jacqueline A. The Fire Island Road that Wasn't: Bob Moses, the Wilderness Movement, and a New National Seashore . State University of New York at Albany, 2012. MA Thesis.

Montelione, Matthew M. Maintaining Normalcy in Bristish-Occupied Brookhaven, Eastern Long Island, New York.  Journal of the American Revolution  (July 18, 2018).

Montelione, Matthew M. Richard Floyd IV: Long Island Loyalist.  Long Island History Journal  24 , no. 2 (2015).

Morrison, David D.  Jamaica Station. Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia Pub, 2011.

Morrison, David D.  Long Island Rail Road: Main Line East. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2018.

Morrison, David D.  Long Island Rail Road: Oyster Bay Branch. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2018.

Myers, Morton.  Prize Fight: The Race and the Rivalry to be the First in Science. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Naylor, Natalie. Long Island Women Preserving Nature and the Environment. Long Island History Journal 25 , no. 2 (2016).

Rivera, Salvador. Diplomats, Idealists, and Technocrats: The Long Quest for Latin American Integration. State University of New York at Albany, 2003. Dissertation.

Rivera, Salvador.  Latin American Unification: A History of Political and Economic Integration Efforts. Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2014.

Rockland, Michael Aaron.  The George Washington Bridge: Poetry in Steel. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2008.

Rosenthal, Joel Thomas.  From the Ground Up: A History of the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Port Jefferson, NY: 116 Press, 2004.

Sellers, Christopher C.  Crabgrass Crucible: Suburban Nature and the Rise of Environmentalism in Twentieth-Century America . Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2015.

Shorter, Edward, and Max Fink.  The Madness of Fear: A History of Catatonia. NewYork: Oxford University Press, 2018.

Snyder, Sarah B.  Human Rights Activism and the End of the Cold War: A Transnational History. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2013.

Spurling, Lucinda.  Rare Bird: the Rediscovery of a Lost Species on Bermuda . [Boston, Mass.]: WGBH Boston Video, 2009. Film.

Taranto, Stacie.  Kitchen Table Politics: Conservative Women and Family Values in the Seventies. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.

Three Village Historical Society. Stony Brook. Charleston SC: Arcadia Pub, 2003.

Three Village Historical Society.  The Three Villages. Charleston SC: Arcadia Pub, 2008.

Thompson, Heather Ann.  Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy. New York: Pantheon, 2017.

Timbrell, Charles.  Prince of Virtuosos: A Life of Walter Rummel, American Pianist. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 2005.

Wiener, Barry. Ralph Shapey and the Search for a New Concept of Musical Continuity, 1939-66. City University of New York, 2014. Dissertation.

Williams, Robert C.  Horace Greeley: Champion of American Freedom. New York; London: New York University Press, 2006.

Witz, Martin.  Gateways to New York: Othmar H. Ammann and his Bridges . [Zurich]: Frenetic Films, 2019. Film.

Wolfe, Byron, Scott Brady, and Eadweard Muybridge.  Phantom Skies & Shifting Ground: Landscape, Culture, and Rephotography in Eadweard Muybridge's Illustrations of Central America . Santa Fe, NM: Radius Books; Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, New York, NY: Available through D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, 2017.

Woodwell, George M.  Nature of a House: Building a World That Works. Washington: Island Press, 2014.

Yeats, William Butler, and Virginia Bartholome Rohan.  Deirdre: Manuscript Materials. Cornell Yeats. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2004.

Yeats, William Butler, George Bornstein, and Richard J. Finneran.  The Early Essays. Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Yeats, William Butler, and David R. Clark.  Parnell's Funeral and Other Poems from A Full Moon in March: Manuscript Materials. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2003. 

Yeats, William Butler, Richard J. Finneran, George Bornstein, William H. O'Donnell, David R. Clark, and Mary FitzGerald.  The Collected Works. New York: Macmillan, 2007.

Yeats, William Butler, and William Hogan.  The Golden Helmet; And the Green Helmet: Manuscript Materials. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2009.

Yeats, William Butler, and David Holdeman.  "In the Seven Woods" and "The Green Helmet and Other Poems" : Manuscript Materials. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2002.

Yeats, William Butler, Declan Kiely, and Phillip L. Marcus.  The King's Threshold: Manuscript Materials. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005.

Yeats, William Butler, George Moore, and J. C. C. Mays.  Diarmuid and Grania: Manuscript Materials. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2005.

Yeats, William Butler, Catherine E. Paul, and Margaret Mills Harper.  The Collected Works of W. B. Yeats - A Vision The Original 1925 Version. New York: Scribner, 2013. 

Young, Grace.  Stir-Frying to the Sky's Edge: The Ultimate Guide to Mastery, with Authentic Recipes and Stories . New York: Simon & Schuster, 2014.