The Deep South by William Bryant Logan

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Published by Stewart, Tabori & Chang, Distributed by Workman Pub. in New York .

Written in English

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Book details

Statementtext by William Bryant Logan, Vance Muse ; editorial director, Roger G. Kennedy.
SeriesThe Smithsonian guide to historic America
ContributionsMuse, Vance, 1949-, Kennedy, Roger G.
LC ClassificationsF207.3 .L64 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination464 p. :
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2055005M
ISBN 101556700695, 1556700687
LC Control Number88033091

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