Foxfire 4

Author: Eliot Wigginton
Publisher: Anchor Books
ISBN: 9780385120876
Size: 78.16 MB
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Offer a glimpse into the life, traditions, and crafts of Southern Appalachia


Author: Mark Frauenfelder
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9780596009229
Size: 16.73 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Presents instructions for creating and enhancing a variety of household electronic equipment, including a magnetic stripe card reader, a video camera stabilizer, and a glowstick.

Appalachian Home Cooking

Author: Mark F. Sohn
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 081313756X
Size: 19.14 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Mark F. Sohn's classic book, Mountain Country Cooking, was a James Beard Award nominee in 1997. In Appalachian Home Cooking, Sohn expands and improves upon his earlier work by using his extensive knowledge of cooking to uncover the romantic secrets of Appalachian food, both within and beyond the kitchen. Shedding new light on Appalachia's food, history, and culture, Sohn offers over eighty classic recipes, as well as photographs, poetry, mail-order sources, information on Appalachian food festivals, a glossary of Appalachian and cooking terms, menus for holidays and seasons, and lists of the top Appalachian foods. Appalachian Home Cooking celebrates mountain food at its best.

Literacy With An Attitude Second Edition

Author: Patrick J. Finn
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438428049
Size: 18.70 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A comprehensive update of the classic study that delivers both a passionate plea and strategies for teachers, parents, and community organizers to give working-class children the same type of empowering education and powerful literacy skills that the children of upper- and middle-class people receive.

Paperback Talk

Author: Ray Walters
Publisher: Academy Chicago Pub
Size: 61.58 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Gathers essays and articles about the paperback publishing industry, looks at how it has changed over the past twenty-three years and discusses trends, publishers, and authors


Size: 67.70 MB
Format: PDF
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Foxfire 10

Author: George P. Reynolds
Publisher: Anchor
Size: 36.75 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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An oral history of the Depression-era South presents the voices of Appalachian citizens and discusses folk arts, homespun crafts, Appalachian lore, boarding houses, railroad building, and the WPA. Simultaneous.

Income Opportunities In Special Forest Products

Author: Margaret G. Thomas
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 9780788112362
Size: 55.41 MB
Format: PDF
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Describes special forest products that represent opportunities for rural entrepreneurs to supplement their incomes. Includes: aromatics, berries & wild fruits, cones & seeds, forest botanicals, honey, mushrooms, nuts, syrup, & weaving & dying materials. Each chapter describes market & competition considerations, distribution & packaging, equipment needs, & resource conservation considerations, & also presents a profile of a rural business marketing the products. Products suitable for small or part-time operators are described. 50 photos.