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The southern elite and social change

essays in honor of Willard B. Gatewood, Jr.

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Published by University of Arkansas Press in Fayetteville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • Elite (Social sciences) -- Southern States -- History.,
    • Social change -- Southern States -- History.,
    • Southern States -- Civilization.,
    • Southern States -- Social conditions.,
    • Southern States -- Politics and government.,
    • Southern States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Randy Finley and Thomas A. DeBlack ; with a foreword by James C. Cobb.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsFinley, Randy, 1954-, DeBlack, Thomas A., 1951-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF209.5 .S67 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 221 p. ;
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3551442M
      ISBN 101557287201
      LC Control Number2002000242

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