This makes the book somewhat repetitive, as each era of history is essentially just a variation of the past.
Having read this book years ago, I purchased another copy to see if I still thought it was as good as before.
The will to victory over the Yankee led to the development of the southern passion for politics and rhetoric.
Anyone interested in understanding the current mentality of the Tea Party or the Republican party needs to read this classic.Published 6 days ago by fred
An essential book if you want to understand the psychology that fuels the violence of white racism in the U.S.. Read morePublished 24 days ago by christine schmidt
Having read this book years ago, I purchased another copy to see if I still thought it was as good as before. It is. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Margie Read
This is such an alternative, yet meaty, depiction of the social mores, political climates, and detailed everyday life of those in the south before during and after the Civil War. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Frenchpetal
For the last 5 or 6 months I have been reading about civil war issues and ordered The NEW encyclopedia of Southern Culture - volume 10 - - Law and Politics. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Prison Guy
Although I have a few problems with Cash's exposition, one of his methodologies in viewing the modern south has merit. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Chip Ford
I can't recommend this work strongly enough! A marvelous ground-breaking classic that is as applicable now as when it was written. Read morePublished 7 months ago by A. Levine
This book is a fascinating analysis of the values, thought patterns, behaviors, prejudices, pretentions, and history of the people of the southern United States. Read morePublished 7 months ago by C. B Collins Jr.
Ah, the difference between the thing itself and the analysis of the thing! This is a very competent series of articles on Cash's classic, which emerged from a symposium held 50... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Anne Mills