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Books that changed the South, by Robert B. Downs

Label
Books that changed the South
Title
Books that changed the South
Statement of responsibility
by Robert B. Downs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using twenty-five specific works published between 1624 and 1951, the author analyzes the impact of written history and sociology on the intellectual and social life of the South
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Downs, Robert B.
Dewey number
028.1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1035.A1
LC item number
D673 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Southern States
  • Livres
  • Geistesgeschichte
  • Geschichte
  • Kultur
  • Literatur
Label
Books that changed the South, by Robert B. Downs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 283-285
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First American: Captain John Smith's The generall historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles -- An American Pepys: William Byrd's History of the dividing line betwixt Virginia and North Carolina -- American statesman: Thomas Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia -- Terrestrial paradise: William Bartram's Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida -- History versus legend: Mason Locke Weems's The life of Washington the great -- Folk hero: A narrative of the life of David Crockett of the state of Tennessee -- Yarns of frontier life: Augustus Baldwin Longstreet's Georgia scenes -- Slave Plantation: Frances Anne Kemble's Journal of a resident on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839 -- From slavery to freedom: Frederick Douglass's Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave written by himself -- Political philosopher: John Caldwell Calhoun's A disquisition on government -- Hated helper: Hinton Rowan Helper's The impending crisis of the South: how to meet it -- Southern traveler: Frederick Law Olmsted's The cotton kingdom -- Southern panorama: Edward King's The great South -- Romantic New Orleans: George W. Cable's Old Creole days -- Black folktales: Joel Chandler Harris's Uncle Remus: his songs and his sayings -- Father of waters: Mark Twain's Life on the Mississippi -- Moonlight and magnolia: Thomas Nelson Page's In old Virginia -- The great compromiser: Booker Taliaferro Washington's Up from slavery -- Black Protestant: William Edward Burghardt Du Bois's The souls of black folk -- Hymn of hate: Thomas Dixon's The clansman: an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan -- Antebellum South: Ulrich Bonnell Phillip's Life and labor in the old South -- Nostalgia for never-never land: Twelve Southerners' I'll take my stand -- Regional inventory: Howard W. Odum's Southern regions of the United States -- Nation within a nation: W. J. Cash's The mind of the South -- Reconstruction to the new freedom: C. Vann Woodward's Origins of the New South, 1877-1913
Control code
2773564
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 292 pages
Isbn
9780807812860
Lccn
76013181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2773564
Label
Books that changed the South, by Robert B. Downs
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 283-285
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First American: Captain John Smith's The generall historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles -- An American Pepys: William Byrd's History of the dividing line betwixt Virginia and North Carolina -- American statesman: Thomas Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia -- Terrestrial paradise: William Bartram's Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida -- History versus legend: Mason Locke Weems's The life of Washington the great -- Folk hero: A narrative of the life of David Crockett of the state of Tennessee -- Yarns of frontier life: Augustus Baldwin Longstreet's Georgia scenes -- Slave Plantation: Frances Anne Kemble's Journal of a resident on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839 -- From slavery to freedom: Frederick Douglass's Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave written by himself -- Political philosopher: John Caldwell Calhoun's A disquisition on government -- Hated helper: Hinton Rowan Helper's The impending crisis of the South: how to meet it -- Southern traveler: Frederick Law Olmsted's The cotton kingdom -- Southern panorama: Edward King's The great South -- Romantic New Orleans: George W. Cable's Old Creole days -- Black folktales: Joel Chandler Harris's Uncle Remus: his songs and his sayings -- Father of waters: Mark Twain's Life on the Mississippi -- Moonlight and magnolia: Thomas Nelson Page's In old Virginia -- The great compromiser: Booker Taliaferro Washington's Up from slavery -- Black Protestant: William Edward Burghardt Du Bois's The souls of black folk -- Hymn of hate: Thomas Dixon's The clansman: an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan -- Antebellum South: Ulrich Bonnell Phillip's Life and labor in the old South -- Nostalgia for never-never land: Twelve Southerners' I'll take my stand -- Regional inventory: Howard W. Odum's Southern regions of the United States -- Nation within a nation: W. J. Cash's The mind of the South -- Reconstruction to the new freedom: C. Vann Woodward's Origins of the New South, 1877-1913
Control code
2773564
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 292 pages
Isbn
9780807812860
Lccn
76013181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2773564

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