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  • The Self-Inflicted Woundby Robert F. Durden

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    The essentially tragic political fate of the American South in the nineteenth century resulted from what Robert F. Durden calls a "self-inflicted wound" -- the gradual surrender of the white majority to the pride, fears, and hates of racism. In this gracefully written and closely reasoned study, Durden traces the course of southern political life... more...

  • Three American Frontiersby Thomas D. Clark; Holman Hamilton

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    The casual and the serious of American history -- fiddlers, yarn spinners, and riverboat gamblers, politicians, educators, and social reformers -- have all concerned Thomas D. Clark, celebrated historian of the Western frontier and the changing South. Three American Frontiers , a volume of his selected writings, draws from works produced throughout... more...

  • The Civilization of the Old Southby Clement Eaton; Albert D. Kirwan

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    Exhibiting a clear, straightforward style, his many works are marked by a comprehensiveness and a catholicity of view. There is hardly an element of southern thought or society, hardly a major movement of any kind or an event of any significance that has escaped his penetrating thought and discerning analysis. This volume of Eaton's selected writings... more...

  • Prologue to Democracyby Lisle A. Rose

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    This study of the Southern Federalists examines their contribution to the formation of the party system at the end of the eighteenth century and to the liberalization of politics in America. Despite their belief in rule by the elite and their reluctance to develop an organized party system, the Southern Federalists are shown by Lisle A. Rose to have... more...

  • Nuestra señora de Atochaby Francisco de Rojas Zorrilla

    Linkgua 2010; US$ 4.76

    Atocha: es una palabra mozárabe que proviene de la voz prerromana taucia cuyo signicado es mata, matorral. La reconquista de Madrid en 1083 por Alfonso VI, fue atribuida a la intercesión de la Virgen de Atocha. Según las crónicas la Virgen de Atocha fue visitada por los reyes: Alfonso VII, Alfonso IX, Sancho IV el Bravo, Enrique II, Enrique III, Enrique... more...

  • Ninety Degrees in the Shadeby Clarence Cason; H. Bailey Thomson

    University of Alabama Press 2001; US$ 24.95

    Clarence Cason belonged to that restless generation of southern intellectuals who, between the world wars, questioned the South's stubborn traditionalism, even as they tried to explain and defend its distinctiveness. From his professorial perch at The University of Alabama, Cason wrote polished essays for leading national publications while contributing... more...

  • Jugendliche maghrebinischer Herkunft zwischen Stadtpolitik und Lebensweltby Dietmar Loch

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2015; US$ 69.99

    Dietmar Loch untersucht das Verhältnis zwischen der Lebenswelt sozial ausgegrenzter Jugendlicher nordafrikanischer Herkunft und den Institutionen der französischen Stadtpolitik in einer Vorstadt der sozialräumlich polarisierten Eurocity Lyon. more...

  • Creating and Consuming the American Southby Martyn Bone; Brian Ward; William A. Link

    University Press of Florida 2015; US$ 79.95

    Stories of decline, endurance, invasion, and resistance have shaped southern identity. Whether they originate in chambers of commerce, neo-Confederate websites, jazz songs, or forces outside the region, the narratives and images that give shape to ?the South? have real social, political, and economic ramifications. Featuring interdisciplinary contributions... more...

  • The Great Meldingby Glenn Feldman

    University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 59.95

    Audacious in its scope, subtle in its analysis, and persuasive in its arguments, The Great Melding is the second book in Glenn Feldman?s magisterial recounting of the South?s transformation from a Reconstruction-era citadel of Democratic Party inertia to a cauldron of GOP agitation. In this pioneering study, Feldman shows how the transitional years... more...

  • Sugar Cane Capitalism and Environmental Transformationby Marco G. Meniketti

    University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 59.95

    In this deeply researched and multifaceted study, Marco G. Meniketti demonstrates how the landscape of the small Caribbean island of Nevis preserves and reveals artifacts and evidence of the highly complex and interrelated seventeenth- to nineteenth-century ?Atlantic Economy,? comprising early capitalist sugar production, the African slave trade,... more...