By Richard A. Straw,H. Tyler Blethen
The first half the fourteen essays take care of historic matters together with local american citizens, pioneer payment, slavery, the Civil warfare and Reconstruction, industrialization, the nice melancholy, migration, and at last, modernization. the remainder essays take a extra cultural concentration, addressing stereotypes, tune, folklife, language, literature, and religion.
Bringing jointly the various so much prestigious students in Appalachian stories, this quantity has been designed for common and lecture room use, and comprises feedback for additional reading.
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High Mountains Rising: APPALACHIA IN TIME AND PLACE by Richard A. Straw,H. Tyler Blethen