My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Cover Art
Author Crowe-Carraco, Carol, 1943-

Title The Big Sandy / Carol Crowe-Carraco.

Published Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©1979.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series The Kentucky Bicentennial bookshelf
Kentucky Bicentennial bookshelf.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Through a River Threshold; 2 Kentucky's Last Frontier; 3 Contest for a Valley; 4 Along Sandy Shores; Photo Section; 5 Coal Country; 6 Kentucky's Land of Promise?; Notes; A Note to the Reader.
Summary "[A] pungent and readable account of [the Big Sandy] region's history from the days of the ventursome Long Hunters of the eightenneth century, through the bitter struggles of the Civil War and its aftermath, up to the 1970s, with their uncertain promise of a new prosperity."--Cover.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Big Sandy River Valley (Ky. and W. Va.) -- History.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780813150246 (electronic bk.)
0813150248 (electronic bk.)