The Idea of a Southern Nation: Southern Nationalists and Southern Nationalism, 1830-1860

Synopsis

As the nineteenth century began, the United States was a country in search of definition, of national character. Like other Americans, Southerners found the process of national self-definition urgent and exhilarating.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1979