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Our South
Jennifer Rae Greeson

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Our South
geographic fantasy and the rise of national literature
Jennifer Rae Greeson

Published 2010 by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction : magnet South
Nationalization/The Plantation South
The problem of the plantation
Putting the colonial past in its place
Domestic possession and the imperial impulse
The enemy within
Industrialization and expansion/The slave South
Underwriting free labor and free soil
American universal geography
Dark satanic fields
The masterwork of national literature
The question of empire/The Reconstruction South
Abandoned lands and exceptional empire
The glory of disaster
Internal islands and the American scene, 1898-1905.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
810.9/35875
Library of Congress
PS261 .G74 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
x, 356 p. :
Number of pages
356

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25563953M
Internet Archive
oursouthgeograph00gree
ISBN 10
0674024281
ISBN 13
9780674024281
LC Control Number
2010019126
OCLC/WorldCat
555658585

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