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Night Comes to the Cumberlands: A Biography of a Depressed Area
Night Comes to the Cumberlands A Biography of a Depressed Area
Author: Harry M. Caudill
At the time it was first published in 1962, it framed such an urgent appeal to the American conscience that it actually prompted the creation of the Appalachian Regional Commission, an agency that has pumped millions of dollars into Appalachia. Caudill's study begins in the violence of the Indian wars and ends in the economic despair of the 1950...  more »
ISBN: 182386
Publication Date: 1963
Pages: 394
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Publisher: Little, Brown, & Company
Book Type: Paperback
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