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By Michael Birdwell,W. Dickinson

Tennessee historical past booklet Award Finalist the higher Cumberland zone of Kentucky and Tennessee, frequently considered as remoted and out of speed with the remainder of the rustic, has a miles richer heritage and tradition than has been documented. The individuals to Rural existence and tradition within the top Cumberland speak about an in depth array of matters, together with well known tune, video clips, structure, folklore, faith, and literature. Seventeen unique essays by means of sought after students comparable to Lynwood Montell, Charles Wolfe, Allison Ensor, and Jeannette Keith discover interesting tales and personalities as they discover subject matters together with wartime hero Alvin C. York, Socialist celebration Tennessee gubernatorial candidate Kate Brockford Stockton, or even a thriving nudist colony, the Timberline Lodge.

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