Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

PrairieCat
     
Available items only
BOOK
Author Taylor, William R. (William Robert), 1922-2014, author.

Title Cavalier and Yankee : the Old South and American national character / by William R. Taylor.

Publication Info. New York : G. Braziller, [1961]
©1961

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  F209 .T3 1961    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  F209 .T3 1961    AVAILABLE
Description 384 pages ; 22 cm
single unit rdami
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
bibliography bibliography
historical information historical information
instructional materials instructional materials
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Crisis in the old order -- From natural aristocrat to country squire -- Point counterpoint : the growth of the southern legend in the north -- Holding the wolf by the ears : the plantation setting and the social order -- A squire of change alley : the plantation legend and the aristocratic legend -- The promised land -- A northern man of southern principles -- Revolution in South Carolina -- Whistling in the dark -- The rage for order.
Summary The book is an intellectual history of the South before the Civil War, the perception of it in the North, and the effect it had upon the nation in the years from 1800 to 1860.
Subject National characteristics, American.
Southern States -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Philosophy.
Southern States -- Civilization -- 1775-1865.
Genre/Form Instructional and educational works.
Added Title Old South and American national character
Other Form: Online version: Taylor, William Robert, 1922- Cavalier and Yankee. New York, G. Braziller, 1961 (OCoLC)582266353
Online version: Taylor, William Robert, 1922- Cavalier and Yankee. New York, G. Braziller, 1961 (OCoLC)608528620

 
    
Available items only