In 1998, Tony Horwitz ruffled the feathers of American Civil War reenacting hobbyists with his tale of a journey across the American South in search of answers to why people are obsessed with a war that happened over 150 years ago and nearly destroyed our nation. His bestseller was well received amongst literary critics but harshly condemned amongst the reenacting community.
Now, Atlanta based photographer, Anderson Scott is shaking things up again with his new photography collection entitled Whistling Dixie. Here are a few images from his new book. (all images courtesy The Huffington Post- April 12, 2013).