One South or Many?
Plantation Belt and Upcountry in Civil War-Era Tennessee
By (author) Robert Tracy McKenzie
Normal Price: $180.00
Your Price: $162.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $18.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $8.10 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
One South or Many? by Robert Tracy McKenzie
Book DescriptionThis book is a state-wide study of Tennessee's agricultural population between 1850 and 1880. Relying upon massive samples of census data as well as plantation accounts, the author provides the first systematic comparison of the socioeconomic bases of plantation and non-plantation areas both before and immediately after the Civil War. Although the study applauds scholars' growing appreciation of southern diversity during the nineteenth century, it argues that recent scholarship both oversimplifies distinctions between Black Belt and Upcountry and exaggerates the socioeconomic heterogeneity of the South as a whole. It also challenges several largely unsubstantiated assumptions concerning the postbellum reorganisation of southern agriculture, particularly those regarding the immiseration of southern whites and the immobilization and economic repression of southern freedmen.
Buy One South or Many? book by Robert Tracy McKenzie from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521462709
(228mm x 152mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 30-Sep-1994
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Robert Tracy McKenzie
One South or Many?, Paperback (July 2002)» View all books by Robert Tracy McKenzie
This book is a state-wide study of Tennessee's agricultural population between 1850 and 1880.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about One South or Many? book by Robert Tracy McKenzie and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.