Grant, Susan-Mary.

North over South : northern nationalism and American identity in the antebellum era / Susan-Mary Grant. - Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2000. - xiii, 250 p. ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-241) and index.

Myths and Memories The Idea of the South and the Development of American Nationalism -- A World Apart, The Romance and Reality of the South -- One and Inseparable? The North, the South, and the Nation -- Firsthand Impressions, Northern Travelers in the South -- Representative Mann, The Republican Experiment and the South -- When Is a Nation Not a Nation? The Crisis of American Nationality -- Epilogue: From Hell to Holy, The Civil War and the Fulfillment of American Nationality -- Newspapers and Periodicals, Selection and Assessment Methodology.

0700610251 (cl. : alk. paper) 9780700610259 (cl. : alk. paper)


Nationalism--History--United States--19th century.
Sectionalism (United States)--History--19th century.
National characteristics, American.
Political culture--History--Northeastern States--19th century.
Public opinion--History--Northeastern States--19th century.

United States--Politics and government--1849-1861.
Northeastern States--Politics and government--19th century.
Southern States--Civilization--Public opinion.--1775-1865
Southern States--Description and travel.
United States--History--Causes.--Civil War, 1861-1865

E415.7 / .G73 2000