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North Carolina


North Carolina

Change and Tradition in a Southern State
2. Aufl.

von: William A. Link

24,99 €

Verlag: Wiley-Blackwell
Format: PDF
Veröffentl.: 23.11.2017
ISBN/EAN: 9781118833599
Sprache: englisch
Anzahl Seiten: 544

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North Carolina 2nd edition is a single volume, fascinating history of the state that covers political, economic, cultural and social dimensions of the Tar Heel state’s past. This new edition includes new material and an updated history to the present day. The most up-to-date history of the state, encompassing events up until 2015 The new edition includes six sections of primary-source documents Includes the very latest historical literature Answers meaningful questions concerning the history and the future of this unique and quickly growing state
Preface and Acknowledgments ix Part 1 Colonial North Carolina 1 1 European Invasion 3 2 Origins of North Carolina 24 3 A Slave Society 44 Suggested Readings, Part 61 Document Section, Part 64 Part 2 The Revolutionary Republic 79 4 Immigrants and the Back country World 81 5 The Age of Revolution 101 6 The New Republic 124 Suggested Readings, Part2  146 Document Section, Part 2 149 Part 3 The Civil War Crisis 161 7 Social Change in Antebellum North Carolina 163 8 Political Parties and the Coming of the Civil War 184 9 The Civil War 201 Suggested Readings, Part 222 Document Section, Part 227 Part 4 Reconstruction and Its Aftermath 237 10 Reconstruction 239 11 Social Change in the Post-Reconstruction Era 260 12 Populism and the Crisis of the 279 Suggested Readings, Part 300 Document Section, Part 303 Part 5 Modernizing North Carolina 315 13 Progressive North Carolina 317 14 WorldWar I and the  343 15 Depression, New Deal, and WorldWar II 367 Suggested Readings, Part 392 Document Section, Part 395 Part 6 Toward the Twenty-First Century 409 16 Postwar North Carolina 411 17 The Civil Rights Revolution 435 18 Modernizers and Traditionalists 458 Suggested Readings, Part 6 481 Document Section, Part 6 484 Appendix 495 State Symbols 495 Governors 495 United States Senators 498 North Carolina Population, 1790–2010 500 Index 501
William A. Link is Richard J. Milbauer Professor of History at the University of Florida. He is the author of seven books on the history of the South, including Roots of Secession: Slavery and Politics in Antebellum Virginia (2003), Righteous Warrior: Jesse Helms and the Rise of Modern Conservatism (2008), North Carolina: Change and Tradition in a Southern State (2009), and Links: My Family in American History (2012). His most recent book is Atlanta, Cradle of the New South: Race and Remembering in the Civil Wars Aftermath (2013).
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