Located in the southeastern United States, Alabama's nicknames have included the Cotton Plantation State and the Camellia State. It is today better known as the Heart of Dixie. Alabama borders Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south and Mississippi to the west. Georgia is to its east and Tennessee to its north. It was in this state that the Confederate constitution was written during the Civil War and where the famous battle cry "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!" was issued by... więcej
Salem Press Encyclopedia, 2020. 8p.