Night Comes to the Cumberlands: A Biography of a Depressed Area

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Jesse Stuart Foundation, 1963 - Fiction - 404 pages
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At the time it was written, Night Comes to the Cumberlands framed an urgent appeal to the American Conscience. Today it details Appalachia's difficult past, and at the same time, presents an accurate historical backdrop for a contemporary understanding of the Appalachian region.

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Night comes to the Cumberlands, a biography fo a depressed area by Harry Cottle he specific area is about the coal mining in eastern Kentucky. The downfall of what is left after the mine is closed ... Read full review

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Thorough, unflinching description of how corporations destroy the environment and communities. Read full review

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