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South Atlantic Quarterly (1985) 84 (3): 336–337.
Published: 01 July 1985
...William R. Childs TVA: Fifty Years of Grass-Roots Bureaucracy . Edited by Hargrove Edwin C. Conkin Paul K. . Champaign : The University of Illinois Press , 1984 . Pp. ix , 345 . $24.95 . Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 336 The South Atlantic Quarterly...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 164–165.
Published: 01 January 1949
...Charles Richard Sanders The Tennessee . Vol. II: The New River: Civil War to TVA . By Davidson Donald . New York and Toronto : Rinehart and Company , 1948 . Pp. viii , 377 . $3.50 . Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 164 The South Atlantic Quarterly prospective...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1950) 49 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 1950
... the Middle West, the Far West, and Florida. Last year (1948), for example, users of TVA power expended $ 50,000,000 in the purchase of electric ranges, water heaters, washing machines, and refrigerators. In the same fiscal year the TVA spent over $530,000,000 for such items as generators, raw materials...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1985) 84 (3): 337–338.
Published: 01 July 1985
... Book Reviews 337 presentations appear in part 4, TVA and American Democracy. There, Craufurd D. Goodwin examines how the valley authority idea spread through the federal bureaucracies after 1945, only to succumb to political misfortune, to the enemies of centralized planning...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1971) 70 (4): 507–517.
Published: 01 October 1971
... and all fuels should have to meet the same standards. I am personally involved in an ongoing program to provide adequate environmental controls for the TVA power-generating facilities. The capital costs here will total several hundred million dollars, and they will represent a substantial item which...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1946) 45 (4): 519–520.
Published: 01 October 1946
..., the Anti-Injunction Law, and the Tennessee Valley Authority. While he devotes but two chapters wholly to the TVA, it is apparent that this is the triumph from which he got most satisfaction. He reviews clearly, though briefly, the purposes, the struggles, and the results to date of the TVA, presenting...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1946) 45 (4): 517–519.
Published: 01 October 1946
..., the Anti-Injunction Law, and the Tennessee Valley Authority. While he devotes but two chapters wholly to the TVA, it is apparent that this is the triumph from which he got most satisfaction. He reviews clearly, though briefly, the purposes, the struggles, and the results to date of the TVA, presenting...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 January 1949
... great, the reader may be willing to forgive the author for some opinions which, even to this reviewer, whose people for generations have lived in Middle Tennessee, seem odd, to say the least. Why does Professor Davidson feel compelled to attack nonTennesseeans on the TVA staff? Why does he seek...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1956) 55 (3): 397–398.
Published: 01 July 1956
... been eased out to preserve the scenic beauty of the Smokies, and the revenue officers have made it unpleasant for other denizens of the hills, or the TVA has uprooted prosperous valley farmers, they may find employment and 398 The South Atlantic Quarterly a different, perhaps better, way of life...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1960) 59 (3): 339–350.
Published: 01 July 1960
... Southern farmers favored compulsory regulation of the cotton crop. Franklin Roosevelt was headed toward TVA where he de­ clared, with less than his usual exuberance, that it remains to be seen whether the TVA can attack the fundamental poverty of the mass of people in the region who find even the cheapest...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 164.
Published: 01 January 1949
... against decadence. Whatever the answers are to these problems of origins, the serious student of drama and the enthusiastic patron of the theater can find much valuable and stimulating material in Revolution in Modern Drama. Marie A. Updike White. The Tennessee. Vol. II: The New River: Civil War to TVA...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1967) 66 (4): 630–631.
Published: 01 October 1967
... (of which he is Book Reviews 631 presently a director) and brings forward forgotten proposals such as the offer of Henry Ford to acquire the nitrate properties at Muscle Shoals, the recommendation of an extensive system of TVA-owned demonstration forests, and the thwarted Dixon-Yates contract for nuclear...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1967) 66 (4): 631–632.
Published: 01 October 1967
... such as the offer of Henry Ford to acquire the nitrate properties at Muscle Shoals, the recommendation of an extensive system of TVA-owned demonstration forests, and the thwarted Dixon-Yates contract for nuclear power production. The Politics of Conserva­ tion is one of the most informative and interesting books...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 January 1949
... of the theater can find much valuable and stimulating material in Revolution in Modern Drama. Marie A. Updike White. The Tennessee. Vol. II: The New River: Civil War to TVA. By Donald Davidson. New York and Toronto: Rinehart and Company, 1948. Pp. viii, 377. $3.50. Professor Davidson loves the Tennessee River...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1965) 64 (4): 496–505.
Published: 01 October 1965
... on economic growth by en­ couraging thousands of small, inefficient farmers to cling to their small farms instead of switching to more productive lines of work. The TVA was supposed to be one of the federal government s main contributions to stimulating the economy of the South. The benefits...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1980) 79 (2): 224–225.
Published: 01 April 1980
... forgotten beneath the splendors of TVA. Duke University Lewis Patton Wordsworth and the Human Heart. By John Beer. New York: Columbia University Press; London: Macmillan, 1978. Pp. xx, 277. $17.50. Wordsworth and the Human Heart is a sympathetic biographical study of the role of affection in Wordsworth s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1968) 67 (3): 551–552.
Published: 01 July 1968
... and XIX, and the Fugitive-Agrarians are given additional lengthy dis­ cussion in Chapter XVII. Also, and without questioning the primacy of the intellectual over the material, one cannot help but ponder over the wisdom of devoting a great deal more space and attention to the Fugitive-Agrarians than to TVA...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1961) 60 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 April 1961
... in Volume II, Schlesinger keeps within the chronological limits of the volume. However, he carries the stories of TVA and REA to 1938; and when one arrives at the points where a discussion of the Wagner Act, the Social Security Act, and the Resettlement Administra­ tion might be expected, one may remember...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1956) 55 (3): 396–397.
Published: 01 July 1956
... of the Smokies, and the revenue officers have made it unpleasant for other denizens of the hills, or the TVA has uprooted prosperous valley farmers, they may find employment and ...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1956) 55 (3): 398–399.
Published: 01 July 1956
... the Cherokee Indian to George Vanderbilt and his $5,000,000 mansion (before inflation), from Davy Crockett to Tom Wolfe, both spinners of tales, and from the wearers of the Blue and the Gray (a war within a war) to Oak Ridge and TVA. Fortunately, the author of this new volume in the Rivers of America series...