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Southern histories : public, personal, and sacred

Author: David R Goldfield
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2003.
Series: Jack N. and Addie D. Averitt lecture series, no. 11.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this look at some of the historical forces actively at work in today's South, David Goldfield draws pointed, provocative links between the "Lost Cause" mythology that emerged from the chaos of Confederate defeat, the region's reputation for intolerance, and southern evangelical Protestantism."
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David R Goldfield
ISBN: 0820325619 9780820325613
OCLC Number: 52085936
Description: xvii, 123 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Whose southern history is it anyway? : reconciling a fractured past --
Faith of our fathers : Southern religion in a global age --
The uses of southern history : a personal memoir.
Series Title: Jack N. and Addie D. Averitt lecture series, no. 11.
Responsibility: David Goldfield.
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