The Making of a Southerner / Edition 1

The Making of a Southerner / Edition 1

by Katharine Du Pre Lumpkin
     
 


Katharine Du Pre Lumpkin was born into a prominent Georgia family and raised in a southern society intent on preserving the economic and racial status quo. But as a young woman working with the poor in the sand hills of South Carolina, she began to question what she had been taught. In The Making of a Southerner, Lumpkin re-creates the South of herSee more details below

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Katharine Du Pre Lumpkin was born into a prominent Georgia family and raised in a southern society intent on preserving the economic and racial status quo. But as a young woman working with the poor in the sand hills of South Carolina, she began to question what she had been taught. In The Making of a Southerner, Lumpkin re-creates the South of her childhood and records the journey she took from her early instruction as a daughter of the "Lost Cause" to the liberal viewpoints she championed as an adult.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820313856
Publisher:
University of Georgia Press
Publication date:
02/01/1992
Series:
Brown Thrasher Books Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
1,051,995
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.63(d)

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