One foot in Eden a novel by Ron Rash

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Published by Novello Festival Press in Charlotte .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Appalachian Region, Southern

Subjects:

  • Dams -- Design and construction -- Fiction.,
  • Real estate development -- Fiction.,
  • Relocation (Housing) -- Fiction.,
  • Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction.,
  • Mountain life -- Fiction.,
  • Appalachian Region, Southern -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Ron Rash.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3568.A698 O64 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3553812M
ISBN 100970897251
LC Control Number2002006677

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