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Beyond the mountains : commodifying Appalachian environments / Drew A. Swanson.

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Pack Memorial Library Ref N.C. 333.70975 SWA (Text) 0020513072171 North Carolina Room Adult Reference Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780820344874
  • ISBN: 0820344877
  • ISBN: 9780820353968
  • ISBN: 0820353965
  • Physical Description: xiv, 264 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2018]

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Introduction: a constant Arcadia -- Leather: the deerskin trade in the southern mountains -- Plants: botanical collectors and the roots of Appalachian identity -- Gold: the rise, fall, and rebirth of ... Read More
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"Beyond the Mountains explore the ways in which Appalachia so often served as a laboratory for the exploration and practice of American conceptions of nature. The region served alternately as ... Read More
Subject: Human ecology > Appalachian Region, Southern > History.
Natural resources > Appalachian Region, Southern > History.
Appalachian Region, Southern > Environmental conditions.

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