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  • American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America

    • A New Republic Best Book of the Year • The Globalist Top Books of the Year • Winner of the Maine Literary Award for Non-fiction •Particularly relevant in understanding who voted for who in this presidential election year, this is an endlessly fascinating look at American regionalism and the eleven “nations” that continue to shape North AmericaAccording to award-winning journalist and historian Colin Woodard, North America is made up of eleven distinct nations, each with its own unique historical roots. In American Nations he t...

    • ASIN: 0143122029
    • Brand: Penguin Books

  • The Liberal Redneck Manifesto: Draggin' Dixie Outta the Dark

    The Liberal Rednecks—a Southern-based stand-up comedy group known for their scathing political satire—celebrate all that’s good about Dixie while leading a progressive revolution toward a New South.The American South is home to some of the best music, cuisine, athletics, whiskey, and weather the country has to offer, but its reputation as a haven for its “right-wing, Bible-beatin’, assault-rifle-totin’” citizens precedes it—and, according to the Liberal Rednecks, rightfully so. Yet, as they explain it, the situation in the South...

    • ASIN: B01HMXRUBE

  • Our Daily Bread: German Village Life, 1500-1850

    Have you ever wondered what life was like for your German ancestors? Have you ever tried to find a book on everyday village life? If so, you've probably already figured out that there aren't any books out there on the topic! But now, you can learn all about German village life in a book that is filled with information, but fun to read."Our Daily Bread" uses a fictitious family, the Mann's, to explain the major historical events and the everyday customs in German villages between the years 1500 and 1850. Read chapters on wars, religion, communit...

    • ASIN: B004AM5OZA

  • It Will Yet Be Heard: A Polish Rabbi's Witness of the Shoah and Survival

    Nobel laureate Isaac Bashevis Singer once described Dr. Leon Thorne’s memoir as a work of “bitter truth” that he compared favorably to the works of Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, and Proust. Out of print for over forty years, this lost classic of Holocaust literature now reappears in a revised, annotated edition, including both Thorne’s original 1961 memoir Out of the Ashes: The Story of a Survivor and his previously unpublished accounts of his arduous postwar experiences in Germany and Poland.   Rabbi Thorne composed his memoir under extraordin...

    • ASIN: 1978801653

  • Outside Agitator: Jon Daniels and the Civil Rights Movement in Alabama

    Outside Agitator tells the dramatic, largely forgotten storybehind the 1965 killing of civil rights worker Jonathan Myrick "Jon" Daniels in Lowndes County, Alabama, detailing the lives of the killer and the victim. A white Episcopal seminary student from New Hampshire, Jon Daniels helped organize blacks in Selma during the events that led to the Selma-to-Montgomery march. In August 1965 he was fatally shot in neighboring Lowndes County by Tom Coleman, a highway department engineer and steadfast segregationist, who was later acquitted by an al...

    • ASIN: 081731069X
    • Color: Blue
    • Brand: Brand: University Alabama Press

  • The Italians

    In this consummate portrait of the Italian people, bestselling author, publisher, journalist, and politician Luigi Barzini delves deeply into the Italian national character, discovering both its great qualities and its imperfections.Barzini is startlingly frank as he examines “the two Italies”: the one that created and nurtured such luminaries as Dante Alighieri, St. Thomas of Aquino, and Leonardo da Vinci; the other, feeble and prone to catastrophe, backward in political action if not in thought, “invaded, ravaged, sacked, and humiliated...

    • ASIN: 0684825007
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Brand: Touchstone

  • Yankee Wisdom: New England Proverbs

    American Literature & Studies

    • ASIN: 0933050739
    • Brand: Brand: New England Pr Inc

  • The Shadow of the Galilean: The Quest of the Historical Jesus in Narrative Form

    First published in 1987 by Fortress Press, this 20th anniversary edition of this classic bestseller includes a new Afterword from the author. Here, in narrative form, is an account of the activity of Jesus of Nazareth, scrupulously constructed so that it does not undercut the insights of New Testament scholarship. What makes it different from other such attempts is that Jesus never actually appears. What we find everywhere is his shadow, his effect. Such an approach avoids the usual pitfalls of the genre and lends this story - attributed to a f...

    • ASIN: 0800639006
    • Brand: Fortress Press

  • Religion and Public Life in the Southern Crossroads: Showdown States (Religion by Region)

    The region that has produced our last three presidents is ground zero of America's current culture wars. Comprising Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas, and Oklahoma, it is a land of borders—where East meets West, South meets North, and Anglo America meets the cultures of Mexico and the Caribbean. Here, cultural and religious conflict has long been a way of life: Methodists, Baptists, Pentecostals and Catholics; Latinos, Blacks, and Native Americans all strive with and against each other around agendas of family, gender, race, and turf. Reli...

    • ASIN: 0759106320

  • Small-Screen Souths : Region, Identity, and the Cultural Politics of Television

    Includes bibliographical references and

    • UPC: 55897754

  • Sunbelt Rising : The Politics of Space, Place, and Region

    This volume examines patterns of growth, government organization, and cultural representation that created a new region across the nation's southern rim following World War II. Essays explain how ideology and political economy restructured space within

    • UPC: 31132902

  • Migration Governance Across Regions : State-Diaspora Relations in the Latin America-Southern Europe Corridor

    Migration policies are rarely effective. Examples of unintended and undesirable outcomes abound. In Latin America, very little is known about the impact and long-term sustainability of state policies towards emigrants. Following a world-wide trend, Ecuador,

    • UPC: 992425965

  • The Old South : Essays Social and Political: With a New Preface...

    The Old South

    • UPC: 730795466

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    The Old South

    • UPC: 236885537

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    The Old South: Essays Social and

    • UPC: 722829462

  • The Red Sea Region - eBook

    Since the late 1970s the Red Sea has become extremely important both in international politics and regional affairs. This situation came about because of the growing Soviet presence in the Horn of Africa and Saudi

    • UPC: 108571184

  • Fonville Winans' Louisiana : Politics, People, and Places

    This remarkable book, first published twenty years ago, continues to offer a singular window into the customs, politics, and places of twentieth-century Louisiana. This dazzling collection of landscapes and portraits drawn from the lifework of

    • UPC: 52288789

  • The Old South : Essays Social and Political

    The Old South: Essays Social and

    • UPC: 888433062

  • The Old South : Essays Social and Political

    The Old South

    • UPC: 315409028

  • 13 Colonies: Comparing Regions New England, Middle, and Southern

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    Society and religion in the New England colonies | AP US History | Khan Academy

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