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The burden of southern history

Author: C Vann Woodward; William E Leuchtenburg
Publisher: Baton Rouge, La. Louisiana State Univ. Press 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated 3. ed., 1. printingView all editions and formats

C. Vann Woodward's The Burden of Southern History remains one of the essential history texts of our time. In it Woodward brilliantly addresses the interrelated themes of southern identity, southern  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Vann Woodward; William E Leuchtenburg
ISBN: 9780807133804 0807133809
OCLC Number: 837292761
Notes: Includes index
Description: XXX, 304 Seiten
Contents: The search for southern identity --
The historical dimension --
John Brown's private war --
Equality : the deferred commitment --
The political legacy of the first Reconstruction --
A southern critique for the Guilded Age --
The populist heritage and the intellectual --
What happened to the civil rights movement --
The irony of southern history --
A second look at the theme of irony --
Look away, look away --
The burden for William Faulkner --
The burden for Robert Penn Warren.
Responsibility: C. Vann Woodward. With a foreword by William E. Leuchtenburg


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