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  Volume 6, Number 2, Fall 2012

Table of Contents

Editor’s Note

p. v


Leaving Virginia for Liberia: Western Virginia Emigrants and Emancipators

pp. 1-34

History’s Lessons for the Future of Appalachia

pp. 35-44

Notes and Documents

War Experiences of Samuel Wheeler, Private in the First West Virginia Cavalry

pp. 45-69

Recent Publications

Recent Publications

pp. 71-85

Book Reviews

Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington, and: Booker T. Washington: Black Leadership in the Age of Jim Crow (review)

pp. 87-89

Ulster to America: The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680–1830 (review)

pp. 89-90

Never Been Rich: The Life and Work of a Southern Ruralist Writer, Harry Harrison Kroll (review)

pp. 91-92

New Worlds of Violence: Cultures and Conquests in the Early American Southeast (review)

pp. 92-94

My Southern Home or, The South and Its People (review)

pp. 94-95

The Poco Field: An American Story of Place (review)

pp. 95-96

Music from the True Vine: Mike Seeger’s Life & Musical Journey (review)

pp. 97-98

John Brown Still Lives!: America’s Long Reckoning with Violence, Equality, and Change (review)

pp. 98-99

Dear Appalachia: Readers, Identity, and Popular Fiction since 1878 (review)

pp. 100-101

Transforming Places: Lessons from Appalachia (review)

pp. 101-103

Steamboats and the Rise of the Cotton Kingdom (review)

pp. 103-104

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