Thank you for joining McFarland at NASSH.  Browse our books here, and learn more about book proposals and submitting your manuscript.  The coupon code for the conference discount is NASSH30.

Becoming an Author
McFarland welcomes proposals for nonfiction manuscripts, including multicontributor manuscripts and edited collections of essays, on a wide range of subjects. Authors, volume editors, and the merely interested are invited to contact senior editor Gary Mitchem at  Gary will be happy to schedule Zoom meetings to discuss manuscript projects.

For more information on becoming a McFarland author, visit our Author Resources webpage.

Authors of academic works should also see our Frequently Asked Questions about peer review. Any additional questions may be submitted to

Becoming an External Reader
If you are interested in serving as an external reader, please email a current version of your CV and your area of expertise to

Adopting a Book for Your Course
The majority of our books have a preview enabled via Google Books (all front matter + 10% of the text).  To examine a prospective textbook in its entirety, contact us using this form.

Our Books
McFarland, a leading independent publisher of academic and general-interest nonfiction books, is perhaps best known for the serious treatment of popular culture. Sports are a particular strength, and our list of academic monographs and other research-oriented books about baseball is among the oldest and best established in scholarly publishing.

We have approximately 7,000 unique works for sale and publish more than 350 new titles each year. Browse ALL subject categories here. Links to our baseball subjects and series may be found below, followed by other topics and series of possible interest. Receive a 30% conference discount with coupon code NASSH30.

General | Ballparks | LeaguesPeople | Teams

Other Sports Topics
Basketball | Boxing | Equestrian | Football | Golf | Hockey | Martial Arts | Motorsports | Olympics | Soccer | Track & Field | Wrestling

The Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture | Great Teams in Pro Football HistoryMcFarland Historic Ballparks | The McFarland Historical Baseball Library | Studies in GamingBase Ball: New Research on the Early Game | Black Ball: New Research in African American Baseball History

Interdisciplinary Studies
African American Studies | American Indian Studies | Appalachian Studies | Asian & Asian American Studies | Disability Studies | Gender Studies | Jewish Studies | Latino & Latin American Studies | LGBTQ StudiesWomen’s Studies