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Ben Tillman and the Reconstruction of White Supremacy
Through the life of Benjamin Ryan Tillman (1847-1918), South Carolina's self-styled agrarian rebel, this book traces the history of white male supremacy and its discontents from the era of plantationExpand
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Youngest Living Carpetbagger Tells All Or, How Regional Myopia Created "Pitchfork Ben" Tillman
It won't shock readers of Southern Cultures to learn that when northerners begin to study the South, they bring along what we'll just agree to call misconceptions. I know this firsthand because IExpand
The Paradox of Southern Progressivism, 1880-1930 (review)
cussion of the most pertinent primary sources. He includes, as Appendixes A through Z, "all the documents I have found that bear directly on the conspiracy." His hesitation is prompted by a concernExpand
The Crop, the Rent, and the Lien: Law and Society in the New South
Harold Woodman's attention to the complexities of economic life has made his work, especially King Cotton and his Retainers: Financing and Marketing the Cotton Crop of the South, 1800-1925 (1968),Expand
Ben Tillman and Hendrix McLane, Agrarian Rebels: White Manhood, "The Farmers," and the Limits of Southern Populism
IN OCTOBER 1892 J. HENDRIX MCLANE, SOUTH CAROLINA'S MOST SUCcessful proponent of interracial agrarian radicalism, left a People's Party rally exhilarated by "great speeches" and a "righteousExpand
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