Journals Higher Education



04 August 1994

416 Pages | 2 b/w illus.

5-5/16 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780195089134

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The Most Southern Place on Earth

The Mississippi Delta and the Roots of Regional Identity

James C. Cobb

  • A cultural treasure house as well--the home of Muddy Waters, B.B. King, Charley Pride, Walker Percy, Elizabeth Spencer, and Shelby Foote
  • A fascinating portrait of the development and survival of the Mississippi Delta, a society and economy that is often seen as the most extreme in all the South