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

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Jesse Stuart Foundation, Jan 1, 2001 - 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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User Review  - Holly Donnelly - Goodreads

This book reminds me a lot of my hometown. Read full review

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User Review  - Patty Dropco - Goodreads

I haven't actually finished this, but it's a fascinating read. It's just very serious material, and I haven't been able to concentrate. I've gotten about 3/4 of the way through and will certainly pick it up again later after my life slows down. Read full review

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