Author : John Alexander Williams | Pub Date: 2003-04-03 | Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN 10 : 9780807860526
ISBN 13 : 0807860522
Interweaving social, political, environmental, economic, and popular history, John Alexander Williams chronicles four and a half centuries of the Appalachian past. Along the way, h..
Author : Sidney Saylor Farr | Pub Date: 2014-05-28 | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
ISBN 10 : 9780813145679
ISBN 13 : 0813145678
Although Sidney Saylor Farr is renowned in the field of Appalachian studies, her own fascinating personal history has been little known until now. My Appalachia is Farr's story of ..
Author : J. D. Vance | Pub Date: 2016-06-28 | Publisher : HarperCollins
ISBN 10 : 9780062300560
ISBN 13 : 0062300563
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "A riveting book."—The Wall Street Journal "Essential reading."—David Brooks, New York Times From a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powe..
Author : Grace Toney Edwards | Pub Date: 2006 | Publisher : Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN 10 : 1572334592
ISBN 13 : 9781572334595
A Handbook to Appalachia provides a clear, concise first step toward understanding the expanding field of Appalachian studies, from the history of the area to its sometimes conflic..
Author : Richard B. Drake | Pub Date: 2004-09-29 | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
ISBN 10 : 9780813137933
ISBN 13 : 0813137934
" Richard Drake has skillfully woven together the various strands of the Appalachian experience into a sweeping whole. Touching upon folk traditions, health care, the environment, ..
Author : John O'Brien | Pub Date: 2002 | Publisher : Anchor
ISBN 10 : 9780385721394
ISBN 13 : 0385721390
The Philadelphia-born author describes how he returned to live near the West Virginia birthplace of his father--a difficult, disappointed, and defeated man who had left his home in..
Author : Cynthia Rylant | Pub Date: 1998-10 | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN 10 : 015201893X
ISBN 13 : 9780152018931
Celebrates the Appalachian region and its people, looks at Appalachian homes, foods and surroundings, and gives their views of the outside world...