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The burden of southern history

Author: C Vann Woodward
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English
[This book] addresses the interrelated themes of southern identity, southern distinctiveness, and the strains of irony that characterize much of the South's historical experience.-Back cover.

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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: C Vann Woodward
OCLC Number: 273050360
Notes: Originally published: Baton Rouge, LA : Louisiana State University Press, 2008, ©1993. Updated 3rd ed.
Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Search for southern identity --
Historical dimension --
John Brown's private war --
Equality, the deferred commitment --
Political legacy of the first Reconstruction --
Southern critique for the Guilded Age --
Populist heritage and the intellectual --
What happened to the civil rights movement --
Irony of southern history --
Second look at the theme of irony --
Look away, look away --
Burden for William Faulkner --
Burden for Robert Penn Warren.
Responsibility: C. Vann Woodward ; with a foreword by William E. Leuchtenburg.


C. Vann Woodward's The Burden of Southern History remains one of the essential history texts of our time. In it Woodward brilliantly addresses the interrelated themes of southern identity, southern  Read more...


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