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Ghost of the Ozarks : murder and memory in the upland South /
Brooks Blevins.
imprint
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2012.
description
xxii, 261 p., [12] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
ISBN
0252036956 (hardcover : acid-free paper), 0252094115 (ebook), 9780252036958 (hardcover : acid-free paper), 9780252094118 (ebook)
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imprint
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2012.
isbn
0252036956 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
0252094115 (ebook)
9780252036958 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
9780252094118 (ebook)
contents note
Vigilantism and Vengeance -- Barons of the Hills -- The Ozarks in the Crosshairs -- A Ghost's Tale -- The Backstay of Crick and Charley -- Is He or Ain't He? -- The Man Behind the French Harp -- "He Hain't My Connie" -- The Identification of a Dead Man -- The Farewell Tour of a Ghost -- Folklore and Fact in the Aftermath -- Appendix A: Change and Persistence in the Rural Ozarks : An Essay on Setting -- Appendix B: A Musical Coda.
catalogue key
8376464
 
Includes bibliographical references ([243]-252) and index.

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