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Author Biggers, Jeff, 1963-

Title The United States of Appalachia : how Southern mountaineers brought independence, culture, and enlightenment to America / Jeff Biggers
Published [Emeryville, CA] : Shoemaker & Hoard : Distributed by Publishers Group West, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 238 pages) : map
Contents The trail of words -- The first Washington, D.C. -- Down from the mountain -- The emancipators -- All the news that's fit to print -- The great American industrial saga -- We shall overcome
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-226) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Appalachians (People) -- History.
Appalachians (People) -- Intellectual life.
Appalachians (People) -- Politics and government.
Appalachian Region, Southern -- History.
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Intellectual life.
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Politics and government.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005023931
ISBN 158243994X (electronic bk.)
9781582439945 (electronic bk.)