The Resource Into the sound country : a Carolinian's coastal plain, (ebook)

Into the sound country : a Carolinian's coastal plain, (ebook)

Label
Into the sound country : a Carolinian's coastal plain
Title
Into the sound country
Title remainder
a Carolinian's coastal plain
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Into the Sound Country is a story of rediscovery--of two North Carolinians returning to seek their roots in the state's eastern provinces. It is an affectionate, impressionistic, and personal portrait of the coastal plain by two natives of the region, writer Bland Simpson and photographer Ann Cary Simpson. Here Bland Simpson tours his old waterfront haunts in Elizabeth City, explores scuppernong vineyards from Hertford to Southport, tramps through Pasquotank swamps and Croatan pine savannas, and visits Roanoke River oyster bars and Core Banks fishing shanties. Ann Simpson's original photographs capture both the broad vistas of the sounds and rivers and the quieter corners of mossy creeks and country churchyards. Her selection of archival illustrations ranges from the informative to the humorous, from a turpentine scraper at work in the 1850s to a pair of little girls playing with a horseshoe crab on a Beaufort porch at the turn of the century. A memorable journey into eastern Carolina's richly varied natural world, Into the Sound Country is for anyone who would spend a while in one of America's most intriguing and underexplored areas
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Simpson, Bland
Dewey number
917.56/186
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Simpson, Bland
  • Simpson family
  • Electronic books
  • Albemarle Sound (N.C.)
  • Beaufort Region (N.C.)
  • Albemarle Sound (N.C.)
  • Beaufort Region (N.C.)
  • Albemarle Sound (N.C.)
  • Beaufort Region (N.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Into the sound country : a Carolinian's coastal plain, (ebook)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780807868195
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12048227
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12048227
System control number
MWT12048227
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Into the sound country : a Carolinian's coastal plain, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780807868195
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12048227
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12048227
System control number
MWT12048227
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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