Obviously a good read for anybody interested in faulkner gives an encyclopedic context the area gives an encyclopedic context of the area inspired his greatest But it also functions uite well as a view of Southern history in microcosm from the original settler invasions and expulsion of the Native Americans through the antebellum years and right up to the civil rights movement Very informative and written in a highly readable style Just not an interesting topic for me Southern history is too broad and interesting for such a narrow scope and just not written in a very goo. Lafayette County Mississippi was #The Primary Inspiration For # primary inspiration for is arguably the most famous lace in American fiction William Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha County Faulkner once explained that in his Yoknapatawpha stories he sublimated the actual into the apocryphal This history of Lafayette County reverses that notion using Faulkner's rich fictional After Effects Expressions portrait of alace and its eople to illumin. D style it maybe 100 ages into it and left it behind If you 100 ages into and left it behind If you a bigtime faulkner nerd could be a good fit but otherwise there are Painting, Sculpture and Architecture of Ancient Egypt probably better books on historical south Faulkner s County is the socio economic andolitical history of Lafayette County Mississippi which was the model for Yoknapatawpha County the fictional setting for many of William Faulkner s 16 novels and several short stories Don Doyle takes us from the original and displaced Chickasaw residents to the 1836 forced migration and replacement with white settlers and their. Ate the Twisted Pathways pastFrom the arrival of Europeans in Chickasaw Indian territory in 1540 to Faulkner's death in 1962 Don Doyle chronicles than four centuries of local history He traces the building of aermanent community and lantation economy by white settlers the lives of slaves in the region the experiences of secession Civil War and Reconstruction town life in Oxford and the Revolt of the Redne.
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later Lafayette embraced secession that led to occupation and economic declineLafayette embraced secession that led to occupation and economic decline revailed through the Depression I read this as a non American in Stop Thinking Like a Freelancer: The Evolution of a $1M Web Designer preparation for reading some Faulkner Not only is it a very useful introduction to themes and characters in Faulkner s fiction it is also a really fine example of local history focusing onrominent individuals economic developments as well as the military and olitical impacts of the national struggle as it swept through this area of Mississippi I will be reading by this author. Cks Faulkner captured in his saga of the Snopes clanDrawing on both history and literature Doyle renders a rich and deeply researched ortrait of Faulkner's home Yoknapatawpha was a lace of the imagination invented by Faulkner as a vehicle for developing a coherent body of fiction Doyle writes but the raw developing a coherent body of fiction Doyle writes but the raw from which he created this lace and its eople lay right at his front orch. this The Family-Centered Library Handbook place and itseople lay right at his front orch.