The Anguish of Displacement

The Politics of Literacy in the Letters of Mountain Families in Shenandoah National Park by Katrina M. Powell

Publisher: University of Virginia Press

Written in English
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  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Social History,
  • History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Appalachians (People),
  • Correspondence,
  • Power (Social sciences),
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • Virginia
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11351998M
ISBN 100813926289
ISBN 109780813926285
OCLC/WorldCa123485066

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[Katrina M Powell] -- This book constitutes a counternarrative to Shenandoah National Park official history, using letters in park archives written by families who were displaced upon the creation of the national.

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