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Appalachia

Betty L. Toone

Appalachia

the mountains, the place, and the people

by Betty L. Toone

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Appalachian Mountains,
  • Appalachian Region,
  • Appalachian Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Appalachian Mountains -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Appalachian Region -- Economic conditions -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Appalachian Region.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the geographical and historical background of the Appalachian Mountains, the life of the people today, and the legends of the area.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Betty L. Toone. Illustrated with photos. of southern Appalachia by Joyce Hoffman.
      SeriesA First book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF106 .T57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination90 p.
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5284433M
      ISBN 100531007693
      LC Control Number72003119
      OCLC/WorldCa314297


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