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In 2016 the college of Nebraska Press celebrates its seventy fifth anniversary. Proudly rooted within the nice Plains, the click has proven itself because the greatest and such a lot varied writer positioned among Chicago and California. The achievements of an unlimited community of committed authors, editors, board individuals, sequence editors, and employees, the click has released greater than 4,000 books and greater than 30 journals of influential and enduring value.

What began as a one-person operation at a land provide establishment at the moderately populated plains of Nebraska has tenaciously grown right into a press that has earned a world attractiveness for publishing awesome works in local experiences, background, anthropology, American reports, activities, cultural feedback, fiction, fiction in translation, inventive nonfiction, and poetry. successful quite a few awards over the years, such a lot significantly numerous Nobel Prizes, the clicking has contributed richly to the nation, the quarter, and much past. The Press’s partnership with the Jewish ebook Society has positioned an emphasis on books in Jewish reports and Bible reviews, whereas the purchase of Potomac Books has multiplied the Press’s subject material to incorporate nationwide and world affairs and extra common assurance of army history. 

In honor of its seventy fifth anniversary, the clicking has produced the ebook Big condominium at the Prairie, which includes a narrative of press highlights, profiles of key ancient staff, and lists of its seventy five most vital books, 30 journals, and seventy five so much noteworthy book covers. Please sign up for us in celebrating seventy five years of publishing excellence.

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