The Industrialist And The Mountaineer

Author: Ronald L. Lewis
Publisher: West Virginia & Appalachia
ISBN: 9781943665501
Size: 32.21 MB
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Ronald L. Lewis's book uses this largely forgotten episode as a window into contests over political, environmental, and legal change in turn-of-the-century Appalachia.

Transforming The Appalachian Countryside

Author: Ronald L. Lewis
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807862975
Size: 27.39 MB
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In 1880, ancient-growth forest still covered two-thirds of West Virginia, but by the 1920s lumbermen had denuded the entire region. Ronald Lewis explores the transformation in these mountain counties precipitated by deforestation.

What My Girlfriend Doesn T Know

Author: Sonya Sones
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442423091
Size: 22.26 MB
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Told in free verse and brimming with authenticity, this novel provides unique insight into the mind of a young man.

An Appalachian New Deal

Author: Jerry Bruce Thomas
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 9780813120645
Size: 26.68 MB
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In tracing the responses of the people and government of West Virginia during the Depression, historian Jerry Thomas not only deals with politics and institutions but also tells about ordinary people during the worst conditions in the state ...

And The Wolf Finally Came

Author: John P. Hoerr
Publisher: Univ of Pittsburgh Pr
Size: 26.40 MB
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Traces the history of the American steel industry, analyzes labor relations, and explains the factors that have brought down the industry

Hoedowns Reels And Frolics

Author: Phil Jamison
ISBN: 9780252039270
Size: 64.38 MB
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"In Hoedowns, Reels, and Frolics, old-time musician and flatfoot dancer Phil Jamison journeys into the past and surveys the present to tell the story behind the square dances, step dances, reels, and other forms of dance practiced in ...