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Dixie Rising: How the South Is Shaping American Values, Politics, and Culture (Harvest Book)

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In "one of the best portrayals of the South in years" ("Washington Post Book World"), Applebome's forays take him to catfish farms and new casinos, to country music festivals, neo-Confederate gatherings, and into the very heart of the controversy over the flying of the Confederate flag, as he separates the myths from the realities.

Synopsis:

In “one of the best portrayals of the South in years” (Washington Post), the Atlanta bureau chief of the New York Times travels from catfish farms and neo-Confederate gatherings to casinos and country music festivals and examines the reasons behind the regions growing influence. Index.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [372]-376) and index.

About the Author

Peter Applebome is a writer and editor for the New York Times who covers cultural issues. He has been a reporter for Texas Monthly and the Dallas Morning News, and served as bureau chief for the Times in both Houston and Atlanta. He lives in Chappaqua, New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780156005500
Author:
Applebome, Peter
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Southern states
Subject:
United States Civilization 1970-
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
History & Theory - General
Subject:
United States - State & Local - South
Subject:
United States Politics and government.
Subject:
World History-General
Edition Number:
1st Harvest ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Harvest Book
Series Volume:
working paper #25
Publication Date:
19970931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8 x 5.31 in 0.95 lb

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