- Shopping Bag ( 0 items )
From the Publisher"A striking achievement that will be of interest to all students of southern history."
-American Nineteenth Century History
"An important new study."
-Journal of American History
"A clear, sound synthesis of a crucial subject. . . . Readers at every level should applaud his invaluable contribution."
-Civil War Book Review
"A welcome addition to the literature. . . .Perman should be applauded for undertaking such an ambitious synthesis. Those looking to refresh their knowledge of the southern political past, or those who lack such knowledge in the first place, will do well to consult this book."
-The Journal of Southern History
"Well written and accessible."
-Southwestern Historical Quarterly
"Perman has filled a pressing need for a modern, comprehensive survey of southern political history. . . . Perman has skillfully and cogently illuminated its past, tying the regional experience together with an effective, coherent theme. Students and fans of southern politics will enjoy this first-rate study."
-North Carolina Historical Review
"Perman's new political history of the South is the first of its kind….No other volume synthesizes the region's political history from the earliest years of the new nation ot the present. With its fine balance of generalization and detail and its clear prose, the book seems certain to attract both scholarly and general readers."
-Georgia Historical Quarterly