The Resource Deep south : Four Seasons on Back Roads., Paul Theroux, (electronic resource)

Deep south : Four Seasons on Back Roads., Paul Theroux, (electronic resource)

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Deep south : Four Seasons on Back Roads.
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Deep south
Title remainder
Four Seasons on Back Roads.
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Paul Theroux
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eng
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 his tenth travel book, Theroux explores a piece of America - the Deep South. He finds there a paradoxical place, full of incomparable music, unparalleled cuisine, and yet also some of the nation's worst schools, housing, and unemployment rates. It's these parts of the South, so often ignored, that have caught Theroux's keen traveler's eye. On road trips spanning four seasons, wending along rural highways, Theroux visits gun shows and small-town churches, laborers in Arkansas, and parts of Mississippi where they still call the farm up the road "the plantation." He talks to mayors and social workers, writers and reverends, the working poor and farming families - the..
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Theroux, Paul
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non fiction
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  • Travel
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Deep south : Four Seasons on Back Roads., Paul Theroux, (electronic resource)
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rdacontent
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ODN0002052598
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electronic
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computer
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Electronic reproduction.
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B2A45529-AA46-40B6-A215-4FF63E1EAF8B
Label
Deep south : Four Seasons on Back Roads., Paul Theroux, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002052598
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
B2A45529-AA46-40B6-A215-4FF63E1EAF8B

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