Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Encyclopedia of Appalachia / edited by Rudy Abramson and Jean Haskell ; managing editor, Jill Oxendine ; deputy managing editor, Troy Gowen.

Abramson, Rudy. (Added Author). Haskell, Jean, 1947- (Added Author).
Image of item

Electronic resources

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon REF 974 ENC (Text) 36825000861995 Reference Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1572334568 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781572334564
  • Physical Description: xxvii, 1832 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, [2006]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / William Ferris -- An appreciation / Henry Louis Gates Jr. -- Guide for readers -- Introduction -- The landscape: Geology ; Ecology ; Environment -- The people: Family and community ; Images and icons ; Race, ethnicity, and identity ; Settlement and migration ; Urban Appalachian experience -- Work and the economy: Agriculture ; Business, industry, and technology ; Labor ; Tourism ; Transportation -- Cultural traditions: Architecture ; Crafts ; Folklore and folklife ; Food and cooking ; Humor ; Language ; Literature ; Music ; Performing arts ; Religion ; Sports and recreation ; Visual arts -- Institutions: Cultural institutions ; Education ; Government ; Health ; Media.
Subject: Appalachian Region > Encyclopedias.

Additional Resources