HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Memphis by Larry E. McPherson
Loading...
MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
2None2,551,640NoneNone
Recently added bymarmot, Winter_Maiden

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

No reviews
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

"Few people realize that Memphis, in terms of square miles, is today bigger than Atlanta, Birmingham, and St. Louis combined. It is a geography of many places, from famous historic landmarks such as Beale Street, Graceland, Sun Studio, Cotton Row, the Lorraine Motel, and the Peabody Hotel, to places associated with the new Memphis such as Mud Island, AutoZone Baseball Park, the Pyramid, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, and FedEx's World Technology Center. It is also a city of neighborhoods, schools and universities, libraries and parks, farm landscapes and beautiful natural areas." "In Memphis photographer Larry E. McPherson artistically renders the city's diverse and spacious soul, past and present. His 122 color images make Memphis and its environs come alive, and in accompanying captions the photographer provides an extra lens on the city's history. Esteemed scholar of southern culture Charles Reagan Wilson also gives a splendid overview of the city in an introduction that recounts the evolution of Memphis as a place, from riverside to countryside." "Memphis is a living document to one of America's greatest cities. It is also a love affair with a place that Larry E. McPherson calls home. It is sure to provide readers with an enduring glimpse into what makes Memphis a true crossroads of the South."--BOOK JACKET.… (more)

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio

Popular covers

Rating

Average: No ratings.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

You are using the new servers! | About | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 117,117,279 books! | Top bar: Always visible