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Stars Fell on Alabama
by Carl Lamson Carmer and Howell Raines and Cyrus Leroy Baldridge


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"Stars Fell on Alabama" is truly a classic.The book enjoyed enormous popularity and notoriety when it was first published (it was a selection of The Literary Guild and also sold widely in Europe). Itcan be described as a book of folkways not journalism, or history, or a novel.At times it is impressionistic; at other times it conveys deep insights into the character of Alabama.Carmer visited every region of the state, always accompanied by someone intimately familiar with the locality.The mosaic that emerges from the pages of his book portrays Alabama s human landscape in all its variety, and it is a work essential to an understanding of Alabama and its culture."  Read more...


 
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More About Stars Fell on Alabama by Carl Lamson Carmer; Howell Raines; Cyrus Leroy Baldridge
 
 
 
Overview

"Stars Fell on Alabama" is truly a classic.The book enjoyed enormous popularity and notoriety when it was first published (it was a selection of The Literary Guild and also sold widely in Europe). Itcan be described as a book of folkways not journalism, or history, or a novel.At times it is impressionistic; at other times it conveys deep insights into the character of Alabama.Carmer visited every region of the state, always accompanied by someone intimately familiar with the locality.The mosaic that emerges from the pages of his book portrays Alabama s human landscape in all its variety, and it is a work essential to an understanding of Alabama and its culture."

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780817310721
  • ISBN-10: 081731072X
  • Publisher: University Alabama Press
  • Publish Date: December 2000
  • Page Count: 320
  • Dimensions: 8.76 x 5.77 x 0.99 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.98 pounds

Series: Library of Alabama Classics

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Books > Social Science > Folklore & Mythology
Books > History > United States - State & Local - General

 
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