Industrialization and Southern society, 1877-1984 /
In the 1880s, Southern boosters saw the growth of industry as the only means of escaping the poverty that engulfed the postbellum South. In the long run, however, as James C. Cobb demonstrates in this illuminating book, industrial development left much of the South's poverty unrelieved and ofte...
Lexington, Kentucky :
The University Press of Kentucky,
|Series:||New perspectives on the South.