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The French Broad

Wilma Dykeman

The French Broad

by Wilma Dykeman

  • 236 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Rinehart in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • French Broad River Valley.,
  • North Carolina,
  • Tennessee
    • Subjects:
    • French Broad River Valley,
    • North Carolina -- History,
    • Tennessee -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Statementillustrated by Douglas Gorsline.
      SeriesRivers of America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF443.F8 D9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination371 p.
      Number of Pages371
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6155611M
      LC Control Number54009349
      OCLC/WorldCa1223151

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations, map ; 21 cm. Series Title: Rivers of America. Responsibility.   Book Now. Our Ranch; Adventures; Lodging & Dining; Free Brochure; More. Riding Clinics; Weddings & Honeymoons; Map & Directions; Employment; Plan Your Trip. Rates; Reservation; FAQ; Policies; Blog; Welcome to the French Broad Outpost Ranch A dude ranch vacation where you get to do things together like a family. Reservation. Name Location: Old River Rd, Del Rio, , TN.

        [pullquote]“For it is a rare region, this country of the French Broad that boasts so much variety of beauty and species and experience.” -Wilma Dykeman[/pullquote] The book covers a variety of topics in easy-to-read chapters that focus on . ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Fourth printing"--T.p. verso. First printing by the University of Tennesse Press.

        –Wilma Dykeman, in her book The French Broad. The French Broad Preservation Association is a non profit community based organization formed to preserve and protect the historic, cultural and environmental resources of . Her first book, The French Broad, was published in as part of the Holt Rinehart Rivers of America Series. Dykeman wrote three novels: The Tall Woman (), The Far Family (), and Return the Innocent Earth (). The main character in The Tall Woman is a mountain woman who works to bring a community together after the Civil War.


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