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American South: A History Vol. II, The


General

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Author: Cooper, William J.
Binding: Softback
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Publishing

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill College
Copyright Year: 1991
Publication Year: 1991
ISBN#: 0-07-063742-3
LCCN#: 90006047
Pages: 496
Address: New York
Dewey Decimal: 975
LoC Classification: F209 .C64 1991b
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Classification

Genre: Textbook
Series:
Series Number: 467
Condition: Used
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Shelf: 38
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Comments

"The American South" takes a fresh look at major political, economic, social, and cultural developments from the founding of Jamestown in 1607, to modern times. Volume I begins with settlement of the English colonies and takes students through the end of the Civil War. Volume II continues from the war's end to the 1990s. The book offers: coverage of slavery - its origins, how it functioned as an institution, the world of slaves in the colonial era and the 19th century; and coverage of women - providing a sense of their lives and roles inside and outside of the family from the colonial era onwards.