The Arkansas Delta: Land of Paradox

The Arkansas Delta: Land of Paradox

by Jeannie M. Whayne
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1557284652

ISBN-13: 9781557284655

Pub. Date: 12/28/1996

Publisher: University of Arkansas Press


This collection of essays represents a large-scale attempt to characterize the long-neglected Arkansas Delta. The historical, social, economic, geographic, and cultural issues the authors address make it abundantly clear that the Delta—long thought to be a land of relative stasis—is actually changing quite rapidly. It is clear, too, that this strange

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This collection of essays represents a large-scale attempt to characterize the long-neglected Arkansas Delta. The historical, social, economic, geographic, and cultural issues the authors address make it abundantly clear that the Delta—long thought to be a land of relative stasis—is actually changing quite rapidly. It is clear, too, that this strange land is filled with haunting contradictions.

Winner of the 1994 Virginia C. Ledbetter Prize

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ISBN-13:
9781557284655
Publisher:
University of Arkansas Press
Publication date:
12/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
1,145,958
Product dimensions:
(w) x (h) x 1.00(d)

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