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The Resource Mark Twain & the South, Arthur G. Pettit

Mark Twain & the South, Arthur G. Pettit

Label
Mark Twain & the South
Title
Mark Twain & the South
Statement of responsibility
Arthur G. Pettit
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The South was many things to Mark Twain: boyhood home, testing ground for manhood, and the principal source of creative inspiration. Although he left the South while a young man, seldom to return, it remained for him always a haunting presence, alternately loved and loathed. To follow his changing attitudes toward the South and its people is to observe the evolving opinions of many Americans during the era that bears the abusive name he gave it -- the Gilded Age. This is the first book on a major yet largely ignored aspect of the private life of Samuel Clemens and one of the major themes in Ma
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pettit, Arthur G
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Twain, Mark
  • Twain, Mark
  • Literature and society
  • Race relations in literature
  • Southern States
  • HISTORY
  • Literature
  • Literature and society
  • Political and social views
  • Race relations in literature
  • Southern States
Label
Mark Twain & the South, Arthur G. Pettit
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Convinced & content : the Missouri years -- The most conceited ass in the territory -- Bless you, I'm reconstructed -- White feuds & black Sambos -- Paradise lost : the Mississippi south revisited -- A lot of prejudiced chuckleheads : the white southerner in Huckleberry Finn -- Heroes or puppets? : Clemens, John Lewis, & George Griffin -- Everything all busted up & ruined : the fate of brotherhood in Huckleberry Finn -- We ought to be ashamed of ourselves : Mark Twain's shifting color line, 1880-1910 -- The black & white curse : Pudd'nhead Wilson & miscegenation -- From stage nigger to mulatto superman : the end of Nigger Jim & the rise of Jasper -- No peace, no brotherhood -- Appendix : "The private history of a campaign that failed."
Control code
ocn903966903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (235 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148786
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129f19q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903966903
Label
Mark Twain & the South, Arthur G. Pettit
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Convinced & content : the Missouri years -- The most conceited ass in the territory -- Bless you, I'm reconstructed -- White feuds & black Sambos -- Paradise lost : the Mississippi south revisited -- A lot of prejudiced chuckleheads : the white southerner in Huckleberry Finn -- Heroes or puppets? : Clemens, John Lewis, & George Griffin -- Everything all busted up & ruined : the fate of brotherhood in Huckleberry Finn -- We ought to be ashamed of ourselves : Mark Twain's shifting color line, 1880-1910 -- The black & white curse : Pudd'nhead Wilson & miscegenation -- From stage nigger to mulatto superman : the end of Nigger Jim & the rise of Jasper -- No peace, no brotherhood -- Appendix : "The private history of a campaign that failed."
Control code
ocn903966903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (235 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148786
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129f19q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903966903

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