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Title Appalachia in the making : the mountain South in the nineteenth century / edited by Mary Beth Pudup, Dwight B. Billings and Altina L. Waller.
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1995]

Subject Appalachian Region, Southern -- History.
Alt Name Pudup, Mary Beth.
Billings, Dwight B., 1948-
Waller, Altina L. (Altina Laura), 1940-
Description viii, 391 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0807822299 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807845345 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 31938351
Table of Contents
 Taking Exception with Exceptionalism: The Emergence and Transformation of Historical Studies of Appalachia / Dwight B. Billings, Mary Beth Pudup, Altina L. Waller1
Ch. 1Cherokee Accommodation and Persistence in the Southern Appalachians / John R. Finger25
Ch. 2Speculators and Settler Capitalists: Unthinking the Mythology about Appalachian Landholding, 1790-1860 / Wilma A. Dunaway50
Ch. 3Newer Appalachia as One of America's Last Frontiers / Paul Salstrom76
Ch. 4Race and Racism in Nineteenth-Century Southern Appalachia: Myths, Realities, and Ambiguities / John C. Inscoe103
Ch. 5Diversity in the Antebellum Appalachian South: Four Farm Communities in Tazewell County, Virginia / Ralph Mann132
Ch. 6Economy and Community in Western North Carolina, 1860-1865 / Gordon B. McKinney163
Ch. 7Lives on the Margin: Rediscovering the Women of Antebellum Western North Carolina / Mary K. Anglin185
Ch. 8Class, Section, and Culture in Nineteenth-Century West Virginia Politics / John Alexander Williams210
Ch. 9Agriculture and Poverty in the Kentucky Mountains: Beech Creek, 1850-1910 / Dwight B. Billings, Kathleen M. Blee233
Ch. 10Town and Country in the Transformation of Appalachian Kentucky / Mary Beth Pudup270
Ch. 11Railroads, Deforestation, and the Transformation of Agriculture in the West Virginia Back Counties, 1880-1920 / Ronald L. Lewis297
Ch. 12Class Formation in the Southeastern Kentucky Coalfields, 1890-1920 / Alan Banks321
Ch. 13Feuding in Appalachia: Evolution of a Cultural Stereotype / Altina L. Waller347

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