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The idea of the American South, 1920-1941

O"Brien, Michael

The idea of the American South, 1920-1941

by O"Brien, Michael

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors, American -- Southern States -- Biography,
  • Southern States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-,
  • Southern States -- Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael O"Brien.
    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 273 p. ;
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23774561M
    ISBN 100801840171

    A book that will greatly enhance understanding of the situation of single women in the nineteenth-century South, An Evening When Alone presents the journals of four very different women who, although their lives were worlds apart, each lived and wrote in the South during the years An Evening When Alone will greatly enhance awareness of the situation of single women in the nineteenth-century South. "It has been natural that the study of antebellum Southern women has concentrated upon the married, " writes Michael O'Brien in his substantive and moving introduction. "In this, Southern scholarship has not distinguished itself from the main currents of women's history.

      Book cover from Jonathan Daniels' A Southerner Discovers the South, Jonathan Daniels' ten-state tour, recounted in A Southerner Discovers the South (), deserves renewed attention in the context of the documentary ethos of the Depression. Written from the perspective of a privileged and conflicted white southern liberal, Daniels' book appeared soon after Erskine Caldwell . Books. Abbott, Richard H. The Republican Party and the South, – the First Southern Strategy. Together with a Short History of the Peter Washingtonians; Being the First Book of the Chronicles of the Children of Disobedience; Otherwise Falsely Called "Washington Benevolents." The Idea of the American South, –

    Michael O'Brien, "Wade: A Turning Inward," The Idea of the American South, (Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, ), John Donald Wade, Agrarian Letters: The Correspondence of John Donald Wade and. A Turn in the South. O’Brien, Michel. The Idea of the American South, O’Connor, Flannery. Collected Works. O’Dell, Darlene. Sites of southern memory: the autobiographies of Katharine Du Pre Lumpkin, Lillian Smith, and Pauli Murray. Odum, Howard W. American Epoch: Southern Portraiture in the National Picture. Owsley, Frank Lawrence.


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Books such as The Idea of the American South, () and Rethinking the South: Essays in Intellectual History () demonstrated O’Brien’s ease with writing to multiple audiences inside and outside the academy.

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Here O'Brien succinctly and fluidly surveys the lives and works of many Brand: The University of North Carolina Press. Boles edited another volume in the series of Blackwell Companions to American History, one that treats the recent historiography of the South.

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