's Walter Hines Page: The Southerner As American, 1855-1918 PDF

ISBN-10: 0807812986

ISBN-13: 9780807812983

ISBN-10: 0807865222

ISBN-13: 9780807865224

the various profession of Walter Hines web page affected many points of the yankee political and social milieu from the top of Reconstruction via international warfare I. A North Carolinian, web page used to be one of many first southerners after Reconstruction to argue that sectional hostility used to be useless, and he always labored to revive nationwide union and often acted as an interpreter for the North and the South. As a journalist, writer, reformer, president-maker, and ambassador, he strove to guarantee either North and South that the southerner used to be essentially an American, that southern difficulties have been nationwide ones, and that schooling and tough paintings may possibly recreate the Union.

As a tender guy, web page came upon the South too stifling to offer scope to his targets. He left it for reliable on the age of twenty-nine to make a super profession as editor and publication writer within the North. He served as editor of Forum, Atlantic Monthly, and World's Work. Later he based the publishing company Doubleday, web page & corporation. As editor he wrote concerning the difficulties of the South; as a ebook writer he brought many southern writers to the country; as a member of a number of of the main robust philanthropic forums he sought cash to enhance schooling and public health and wellbeing within the South. due to his early help of Woodrow Wilson for the presidency, web page used to be appointed ambassador to the courtroom of St. James's from which he fervently endorsed the Allied cause.

Throughly gaining knowledge of either American and British executive records and personal papers, and utilizing interviews with Page's contemporaries, Cooper reinterprets and establishes the importance of Page's career.

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