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Roanoke, Virginia, 1882-1912

Rand Dotson

Roanoke, Virginia, 1882-1912

magic city of the new South

by Rand Dotson

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Published by University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrialization -- Virginia -- Roanoke -- History,
  • Railroads -- Virginia -- Roanoke -- History,
  • Roanoke (Va.) -- History,
  • Roanoke (Va.) -- Economic conditions -- 19th century,
  • Roanoke (Va.) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-324) and index.

    StatementRand Dotson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF232.R6 D68 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 338 p. :
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19339229M
    ISBN 101572335920
    ISBN 109781572335929
    LC Control Number2007002616

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