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Southern Crucible : The Making of the American South (Vol 1) (Paperback) (William A. Link)

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Southern Crucible: The Making of an American Region seeks to fashion a new narrative about the American South. Informed by the most current scholarship in the field, the book offers a balanced look at the region's social, political, cultural, and economic history over four centuries, from pre-contact to the present. Focusing on several major themes in southern history--including the role of racial hierarchy, the role of women and gender, and the impact of immigration--author William A. Link presents the area's distinct history while carefully highlighting its remarkable diversity and geographic, cultural, and economic differences. Fast-paced and engaging, Southern Crucible challenges students to reexamine the region's history and culture and discover the legacy that the South has had on the entire nation's history.Southern Crucible: The Making of an American Region is available in a combined volume and two split volumes.
Number of Pages: 290
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: USA / State + Local / South
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Volume number: 1
Author: William A. Link
Language: English
Street Date: November 9, 2015
TCIN: 50687376
UPC: 9780199763627
Item Number (DPCI): 248-10-2343
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