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Spying on the South: an odyssey across the American divide

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subject_facetHorwitz, Tony, -- 1958- -- Travel -- Southern States
Olmsted, Frederick Law, -- 1822-1903 -- Travel -- Southern States
Southern States -- Description and travel
title_displaySpying on the South : an odyssey across the American divide
title_fullSpying on the South : an odyssey across the American divide / Tony Horwitz
Spying on the South An Odyssey Across the American Divide
title_shortSpying on the South
title_suban odyssey across the American divide
topic_facetDescription and travel
History
Horwitz, Tony
Nonfiction
Olmsted, Frederick Law
Sociology
Travel