Racial Fantasies in the Postbellum South
LAWRENCE J. FRIEDMAN
I missed one thing in the South -- African slavery. That horror is gone, and permanently. Therefore, half the South is at last emancipated, half the South is free. But the white half is apparently as far from emancipated as ever.
-- MARK TWAIN, 1883
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Publication information: Book title: The White Savage:Racial Fantasies in the Postbellum South. Contributors: Lawrence J. Friedman - Author. Publisher: Prentice-Hall. Place of publication: Englewood Cliffs, NJ. Publication year: 1970. Page number: i.
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