Where I Come From

Written By Rick Bragg
Where I Come From
  • Publsiher : Knopf
  • Release : 27 October 2020
  • ISBN : 0593317793
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Where I Come From written by Rick Bragg which was release on 27 October 2020, this book published by Knopf. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: From the best-selling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of All Over but the Shoutin' and The Best Cook in the World, a collection of irresistible columns from Southern Living and Garden & Gun Celebrated author and newspaper columnist Rick Bragg brings us an ode to the stories and history of the Deep South, filled with “eclectic nuggets about places and people he knows well” (USA Today) and written with honesty, wit, and deep affection. A collection of wide-ranging and endearingly personal columns—from Bragg’s love of Tupperware (his mother preferred margarine tubs and thought Tupperware was “just showing off”) to the decline of country music, from the legacy of Harper Lee to the metamorphosis of the pickup truck to the best way to kill fire ants—Where I Come From is a book that will be treasured by fans old and new.

Where I Come From

Where I Come From
  • Author : Rick Bragg
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Release Date : 2020-10-27
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : From the best-selling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of All Over but the Shoutin' and The Best Cook in the World, a collection of irresistible columns from Southern Living and Garden & Gun Celebrated author and newspaper columnist Rick Bragg brings us an ode to the stories and history of the Deep South, ...

Deep South

Deep South
  • Author : Paul Theroux
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2015-09-29
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : One of the most acclaimed travel writers of our time turns his unflinching eye on an American South too often overlooked Paul Theroux has spent fifty years crossing the globe, adventuring in the exotic, seeking the rich history and folklore of the far away. Now, for the first time, in ...

Waiting for the Evening News Stories of the Deep South

Waiting for the Evening News  Stories of the Deep South
  • Author : Tim Gautreaux
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2010-03-18
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : A petty thief is bested by a widow and her card-playing friends; a farmer must cope with raising his baby granddaughter; a train engineer inadvertently causes a major disaster and finds himself amidst a media frenzy; a young man falls in love with a voice on the radio; and a ...

Vampire Stories from the American South

Vampire Stories from the American South
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 203
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : Download or read online Vampire Stories from the American South written by , published by which was released on 2007. Get Vampire Stories from the American South Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Deep South

Deep South
  • Author : Nevada Barr
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2001-02-01
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : Nevada Barr's ever-popular Anna Pigeon series is consistently praised as "exceptional" (Denver Post), "stunning" (Seattle Times), and "superb" (New York Times Book Review). In Deep South, Park Ranger Anna Pigeon heads to Mississippi, only to encounter terrible secrets in the heart of the south… Anna Pigeon finally gives in to ...

Strange Negro Stories of the Old Deep South

Strange Negro Stories of the Old Deep South
  • Author : Harry D. Howell
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1937
  • Total pages : 295
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Summary : Download or read online Strange Negro Stories of the Old Deep South written by Harry D. Howell, published by which was released on 1937. Get Strange Negro Stories of the Old Deep South Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Deep South

Deep South
  • Author : Ralph Crane,Danielle Wood
  • Publisher : Text Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-09-26
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : A wonderful collection of twenty-four short stories that celebrate the history, culture and creativity of Tasmania. Tasmania is another country—a lush, sometimes foreboding island with a people fiercely protective of its history, culture and creativity. This handsome collection, the first to bring together the finest stories about Tasmania, includes ...

Deep South Genealogical Quarterly

Deep South Genealogical Quarterly
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Download or read online Deep South Genealogical Quarterly written by , published by which was released on 2000. Get Deep South Genealogical Quarterly Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Queering Education in the Deep South

Queering Education in the Deep South
  • Author : Kamden K. Strunk
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2018-06-01
  • Total pages : 195
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : This volume explores education in the Deep South, with a focus on LGBTQ students and educators, and on queer theoretical perspectives in education. The topics in this volume include teaching LGBTQ issues and queer studies in the Deep South, educational policy and practice in the Deep South as related to ...

The Rise of Southern Republicans

The Rise of Southern Republicans
  • Author : Earl BLACK,Merle Black,Earl Black
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-06-30
  • Total pages : 454
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : The transformation of Southern politics over the past fifty years has been one of the most significant developments in American political life. The emergence of formidable Republican strength in the previously solid Democratic South has generated a novel and highly competitive national battle for control of Congress. Tracing the slow ...

Black Litigants in the Antebellum American South

Black Litigants in the Antebellum American South
  • Author : Kimberly M. Welch
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2018-01-02
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : In the antebellum Natchez district, in the heart of slave country, black people sued white people in all-white courtrooms. They sued to enforce the terms of their contracts, recover unpaid debts, recuperate back wages, and claim damages for assault. They sued in conflicts over property and personal status. And they ...

The Companion to Southern Literature

The Companion to Southern Literature
  • Author : Joseph M. Flora,Lucinda Hardwick MacKethan
  • Publisher : LSU Press
  • Release Date : 2001-11-01
  • Total pages : 1054
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : Selected as an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice Selected as an Outstanding Reference Source by the Reference and User Services Association of the American Library Association There are many anthologies of southern literature, but this is the first companion. Neither a survey of masterpieces nor a biographical sourcebook, The Companion ...

The Cambridge Companion to the Literature of the American South

The Cambridge Companion to the Literature of the American South
  • Author : Sharon Monteith
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-08-19
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : This Companion maps the dynamic literary landscape of the American South. From pre- and post-Civil War literature to modernist and civil rights fictions and writing by immigrants in the 'global' South of the late-twentieth and twenty-first centuries, these newly commissioned essays from leading scholars explore the region's established and emergent ...

Thompsonville Collection Mystic Song of the Deep South

Thompsonville Collection  Mystic Song of the Deep South
  • Author : Otis Windham
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-06-21
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : Thompsonville is an unassuming Mississippi town situated in the southern piney-wooded hill country. Louisiana is not too far to its south and the Alabama state line is much closer to the east. Thompsonville has an unusual heritage. It was established in the late 1800's by Georgia plantation slaves who migrated ...

Deep South Dish

Deep South Dish
  • Author : Mary Foreman
  • Publisher : Quail Ridge Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0593317793
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Summary : MARY FOREMAN is a home cook and the publisher of the wildly popular southern recipe website, DeepSouth- Dish.com, drawing millions of readers a month from all across the world, who find a reconnection to their own memories and heritage through her childhood stories, and the classic, homespun recipes connected ...