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Carolinas and the Appalachian States

Patricia L. Hudson

Carolinas and the Appalachian States

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Published by Stewart, Tabori & Chang, Distributed by Workman Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Appalachian Region, Southern,
  • North Carolina,
  • South Carolina
    • Subjects:
    • Historic sites -- Appalachian Region, Southern -- Guidebooks,
    • Historic sites -- North Carolina -- Guidebooks,
    • Historic sites -- South Carolina -- Guidebooks,
    • Appalachian Region, Southern -- Guidebooks,
    • North Carolina -- Guidebooks,
    • South Carolina -- Guidebooks

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementtext by Patricia L. Hudson and Sandra L. Ballard ; special photography by Jonathan Wallen ; editorial director, Roger G. Kennedy.
      SeriesThe Smithsonian guide to historic America
      ContributionsBallard, Sandra L., Wallen, Jonathan., Kennedy, Roger G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF217.A65 H83 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination494 p. :
      Number of Pages494
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2186541M
      ISBN 101556701047, 155670108X
      LC Control Number89004598


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Arranged geographically. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR. Buy a cheap copy of The Carolinas and the Appalachian book by Patricia L. Hudson. The Smithsonian Guides to Historic America h ave undergone their first major revision since their origina l release.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations (some color), color maps ; 22 cm. Contents.

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