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  - Sam Motes - Goodreads

Night Comes to the Cumberland is an existential story of a people crushed by technological innovations and changing energy consumption dynamics that destroyed the lifeblood of their community. It ... Read full review

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User Review  - Willa Powell - Goodreads

A must-read for anyone who considers themselves an environmentalists and is politically engaged. Too bad it's out of print. Look for it in your public library. Read full review

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