Philadelphia was one of America’s first major cities and an international seaport. Nature’s Entrepot views the planning, expansion, and sustainability of the urban environment of Philadelphia from its inception to the present.
Stavans’s Ongoing Quest to Find a Convergence Between the Personal and Historical
The Cosmopolitan and Practical Science of Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Istanbul
Traces the Racial Charge of the Architectural Writings of Five Modern Theorists
The Ending of Tyndall’s Relationship with the Drummond Family, Disputes about His Glaciology Work, and More
Celebrated Pittsburgh Historians Document the City’s Development Over the Last Two Centuries
The Development of a Distinctive Public Science in Nineteenth-Century Australia
The Crucial Role Urban Spaces Played in the Production of Scientific Knowledge in Dublin
A Renowned Pittsburgh-Based Muralist Reflects on His 50-Year Career
Teetering Between Joy and Despair, Faith and Doubt, and the Disconnect Between Lived Experience and the Written Word
Evaluating the Complexity Principle for Scholarship in the History of Science and ReligionEvaluating the Complexity Principle for Scholarship in the History of Science and Religion
Poems that Consider the Disappearance of Language in an Age of Digital Communication
Situates Theater and Performance in Debates on Dominican History and Culture and the Impact of Migration
Mark Collins and Margaret Mary Kimmel detail the story of Pennsylvania native Fred Rogers and his classic PBS children’s program Mister Roger’s Neighborhood. This is an updated edition featuring a new foreword by David “Mr. McFeely” Newell.