Franklin

The changing South, by William J. Robertson.

Author/Creator:
Robertson, William J. (William Joseph), 1888-
Publication:
New York, Boni and Liveright Publishers, 1927.
Format/Description:
Book
[12], 311, [1] p. 21 cm.
Subjects:
Southern States.
Southern States -- Civilization.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
Genesis
Conflict
Reconstruction
Ku Klux
The negro
White supremacy
The "Bible Belt"
The one law
Social conditions
Education
The press
Great and near-great
In Congress
Types
Literature
Neo-Ku-Klux
The tariff
Economic progress
The future
Appendix: The South in 1928?
Notes:
With half-title.
"Copyright, 1927, by Boni and Liveright, Inc."
" ... to present a broad view of the leading factors, as the author sees them, which have shaped, and are continuing to shape, the section's notable political and religious solidarity, and to discuss the part the South is playing in the life of the Nation to-day."--Foreword.
Burgundy textured cloth lettered in gilt on front cover and spine. Boni and Liveright emblem stamped in blind on spine.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Culture Class Collection copy inscribed "With best wishes for Mrs. Anne L. Taylor. I wonder if von Schlegel spoke truly when he said, "The historian is a prophet with his face turned backward"? Sincerely, Wm. J. Robertson.
Culture Class Collection copy has typewritten letter signed by Wm. J. Robertson to Mrs. Anne L. Taylor laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Taylor, Anne L., Mrs. (inscription) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Robertson, William J. (William Joseph), 1888- (autograph) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1927
Contributor:
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
1614361
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