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Searching for Hillbillys

James McClelland

Searching for Hillbillys

an Ulsterman in the Appalachians

by James McClelland

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Published by Causeway Press in Londonderry .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Appalachian Region -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames McClelland.
    ContributionsMoody, T. W. 1907- former owner.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p. ;
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18471613M
    ISBN 101898787190

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