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Historical dictionary of the Old South

by Richter, William L.

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • Southern States -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementWilliam L. Richter.
      GenreDictionaries.
      SeriesHistorical dictionaries of U.S. historical eras ;, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF213 .R53 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3403611M
      ISBN 100810850745
      LC Control Number2005018801

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This can be found in the Historical Dictionary of the Old South, which first traces its history from colonial times to the end of the Civil War in a substantial chronology. Particularly interesting is the introduction, which analyzes the rise and the fall, the good and the bad, as well as the middling and indifferent, over nigh on two : Scarecrow Press.

This can be found in the Historical Dictionary of the Old South, which first traces its history from colonial times to the end of the Civil War in a substantial chronology. Particularly interesting is the introduction, which analyzes the rise and the fall, the good and the bad, as well as the middling and indifferent, over nigh on two centuries.

In this volume, the second edition of the title, "Old South" refers to presecession South (). Richter, who is referred to in the foreword as an "academically trained historian" retired from "his own horseshoeing business," has written other volumes on the topic, including the first edition of this title.

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