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Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia

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Short-listed for the Phi Beta Kappa Ralph Waldo Emerson Book Award In Ramp Hollow , Steven Stoll offers a fresh, provocative account of Appalachia, and why it matters. He begins with the earliest European settlers, whose desire for vast forests to hunt in was frustrated by absentee owners--including George Washington and other founders--who laid claim to the region. Even as Daniel Boone became famous as a backwoods hunter and guide, the economy he represented was already in peril. Within just a few decades, Appalachian ...

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Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia
2018, Hill & Wang, New York

ISBN-13: 9780809080199

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Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia
2018, Audible Studios on Brilliance

ISBN-13: 9781543698121

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Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia
2017, Hill & Wang, New York

ISBN-13: 9780809095056

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