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Ramp Hollow : the ordeal of Appalachia

Stoll, Steven (author.).
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  • 10 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
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Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 333.3 STO (Text) 70741000149882 Adult Non Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780809095056
  • Physical Description: print
    xviii, 410 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Hill and Wang, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-385) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Contemporary ancestors -- Provision grounds -- The Rye Rebellion -- Mountaineers are always free -- Interlude: agrarian twilight -- The captured garden -- Negotiated settlements.
Summary, etc.: Steven Stoll offers a fresh, provocative account of Appalachia, from the earliest European settlers, through crucial episodes such as the Whiskey Rebellion and the founding of West Virginia, and the arrival of timber and coal companies that set off a devastating "scramble for Appalachia." -- Adapted from book jacket.
Subject: Land tenure Appalachian Region History
Mountain people Appalachian Region History
Farmers Appalachian Region History
Appalachian Region History
Appalachian Region Economic conditions
Appalachian Region Social conditions
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