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The Resource The last days of the Big Grassy Fork, Hunter James

The last days of the Big Grassy Fork, Hunter James

Label
The last days of the Big Grassy Fork
Title
The last days of the Big Grassy Fork
Statement of responsibility
Hunter James
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The last days of Big Grassy Fork recounts newspaperman Hunter James's attempts to save his 100-year-old family farm and homestead from extinction. Wise, irreverent, pugnacious, and often hilarious, James fights back against the galloping urbanization of his beloved North Carolina piedmont. Interweaving current affairs and family history, James details the growth of the Winston-Salem area as a center of Moravian piety and later as the world's largest tobacco manufacturing center. This personal history shows he is not the only James to have had a difficult time fitting in with the neighbors' ide
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Hunter
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hunter, James
  • Hunter family
  • Hunter family
  • Winston-Salem Region (N.C.)
  • Winston-Salem Region (N.C.)
  • Farms
  • Landscape protection
  • Agriculture and state
  • Urbanization
  • Winston-Salem Region (N.C.)
  • Journalists
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Agriculture and state
  • Economic history
  • Journalists
  • Landscape protection
  • Rural conditions
  • Urbanization
  • North Carolina
Label
The last days of the Big Grassy Fork, Hunter James
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; 1. Coffin Nails, Lynch Mobs, and the Rebirth of a City; 2. House of Passage; 3. A Glass of the Finest; 4. Mister Will's Revenge; 5. Mama's Little Boy Lost; 6. My Debut as a Wine Snob; 7. Lord of the Manor; 8. My Introduction to the Sport of Kings; 9. ""The Old Ways Are Allus the Best""; 10. Little People with Fur Coats; 11. The New Patriarchs; 12. ""Different in All Things from All People""; 13. Birds of Omen, Birds of Prey; 14. The Last Agrarian; 15. The Last Days of Big Grassy Fork
Control code
ocm65184569
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (214 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813156378
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129c39s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65184569
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The last days of the Big Grassy Fork, Hunter James
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; 1. Coffin Nails, Lynch Mobs, and the Rebirth of a City; 2. House of Passage; 3. A Glass of the Finest; 4. Mister Will's Revenge; 5. Mama's Little Boy Lost; 6. My Debut as a Wine Snob; 7. Lord of the Manor; 8. My Introduction to the Sport of Kings; 9. ""The Old Ways Are Allus the Best""; 10. Little People with Fur Coats; 11. The New Patriarchs; 12. ""Different in All Things from All People""; 13. Birds of Omen, Birds of Prey; 14. The Last Agrarian; 15. The Last Days of Big Grassy Fork
Control code
ocm65184569
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (214 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813156378
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129c39s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65184569
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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