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Appalachians all

Mark T. Banker

Appalachians all

East Tennesseans and the elusive history of an American region

by Mark T. Banker

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Published by University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMark T. Banker
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF442.1 .B365 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 328 p. :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24435577M
ISBN 101572334738
ISBN 109781572334731
LC Control Number2009045367
OCLC/WorldCa461896016

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