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Body and Sacred Place in Medieval Europe: 1100-1389. New York: Routledge, 2003.
A New Language, a New World: Italian Immigrants in the United States, 1890-1945. Urbana, Ill: University of Illinois Press, 2012.
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Unequal Freedoms Ethnicity, Race, and White Supremacy in Civil War-Era Charleston. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida, 2015.
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