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Author Cocks, Catherine, 1967-
Title Tropical Whites [electronic resource] : the rise of the tourist south in the Americas / Catherine Cocks.
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2013.
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 Electronic Book  G155.T73 C64 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (255 p.) : ill. (some col.)
Content Type text
Format online resource
Series Nature and culture in America
Nature and culture in America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A regulated Arcadia -- More and more attractive each year -- Fountain of youth -- Dressing for the tropics -- Lands of romance -- Spontaneous capital invisibly exported -- The most ideal winter resorts.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Tourism -- Tropics -- History -- 19th century.
Tourism -- Tropics -- History -- 20th century.
Americans -- Tropics -- History -- 19th century.
Americans -- Tropics -- History -- 20th century.
Race relations -- History -- 19th century.
Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Related To Print version: Cocks, Catherine,. Tropical Whites. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2013. 9780812244991 0812244990 (DLC) 2012048416
ISBN 0812207955 (electronic bk.)
9780812207958 (electronic bk.)
9780812244991 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0812244990 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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