The White Scourge: Mexicans, Blacks, and Poor Whites in Texas Cotton Culture

By: Foley, Neil

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AA5 - A first edition hardcover book signed by author in near fine condition in near fine dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have some light shelf wear. This engrossing narrative, spanning the period from the Civil War through the collapse of tenant farming in the early 1940s, bridges the intellectual chasm between African American and Southern history on one hand and Chicano and Southwestern history on the other. Skillfully weaving archival material with oral history interviews, Neil Foley provides a richly detailed view of everyday life in the Texas cotton culture. 9.5"x6.5", 326 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.

Title: The White Scourge: Mexicans, Blacks, and Poor Whites in Texas Cotton Culture

Author: Foley, Neil

Categories: History: U.S., Americana, Texas, Texas, TX: Early History, TX: People,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California Press: 1997

ISBN: 0520207238

ISBN 13: 9780520207233

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: HB156AA

Keywords: COTTON GROWING MEXICAN AMERICANS TEXAS,