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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Van Minnen, Cornelis A.
U.S. South and Europe : Transatlantic Relations in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries.
Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, ©2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Cornelis A Van Minnen; Manfred Berg
|ISBN:||9780813143194 0813143195 9780813143088 081314308X 9781299993341 1299993346|
|Description:||1 online resource (317 pages).|
|Contents:||Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; The U.S. South and Europe: An Introduction; 1. Southerners Abroad: Europe and the Cultural Encounter, 1830-1895; 2. Alexis de Tocqueville and Three German Travel Accounts on the Antebellum South and New Orleans; 3. The Germal Forty-Eighters' Critique of the U.S. South, 1850-1861; 4. ""In the Days of Her Power and Glory"": Visions of Venice in Antebellum Charleston; 5. Elizabethan Dreams, Victorial Nightmares: Antebellum South Carolina's Future through an English Looking Glass; 6. Slavery or Independence: The Confederate Dilemma in Europe. 7. The Lynching of Southern Europeans in the Southern United States: The Plight of Italian Immigrants in Dixie8. Southern Politicians, British Reformers, and Ida B. Wells's 1893-1894 Transatlantic Antilynching Campaign; 9. Transatlantic Fundamentalism: Southern Preachers in London's Pulpits during World War I; 10. Europeans Interpret the American South of the Civil War Era: How British and French Critics Received The Birth of a Nation (1915) and Gone WIth the Wind (1939); 11. Gunnar Myrdal and Arthur Raper in the Jim Crow South. 12. Explaining Jim Crow fo German Prisoners of War: The Impact of the South on the World War II Reeducation Program13. Britain, the American South, and the Wide Civil Rights Movement; 14. Resisting the Wind of Change: The Citizens' Councils and European Decolonization; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Index; New Directions in Southern History series page.|
|Series Title:||New directions in southern history.|
"Van Minnen and Berg have edited a fine collection of essays that cover various interactions between the southern US and Europe in the 19th and 20th centuries....The quality of the essays in
- Southern States -- Relations -- Europe.
- Europe -- Relations -- Southern States.
- Southern States -- Foreign public opinion, European.
- Southern States -- Race relations.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
- HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
- International relations.
- Public opinion, European.
- Race relations.
- Southern States.