Western North Carolina, its mountains and its people to 1880 (Book, 1977) [Beloit College]
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Western North Carolina, its mountains and its people to 1880

Western North Carolina, its mountains and its people to 1880

Author: Ora Blackmun
Publisher: Boone, N.C. : Appalachian Consortium Press, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ora Blackmun
OCLC Number: 2646301
Description: xv, 458 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The land of mountains --
Eden is discovered --
Two races meet --
Along the trading paths --
Lightnings flash and thunders roll --
The lull between the storms --
A new flag for Western North Carolina --
East-west tug-of-war --
In search of beauty, an interlude --
With their goods and chattels --
Weaving a homespun pattern of living --
Boundaries and western leadership --
Gold in the hills and on the highways --
Light and shade in the mountains --
The crack of doom in the mountains --
More government for Western North Carolina --
The lure of the mountains --
Whigs in the mountains --
War in the land --
War comes to the hills --
The rebirth of a state --
Long is the night --
Dawn breaks over the mountains.
Responsibility: Ora Blackmun.
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