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The Coalwood Way

Pub Date : 2007-12-18 | Author : Homer Hickam | Publisher : Island Books

ISBN 10 : 0307423328
ISBN 13 : 9780307423320

It's fall, 1959, and Homer "Sonny" Hickam and his fellow Rocket Boys are in their senior year at Big Creek High, launching handbuilt rockets that soar thousands of feet into the We..

Sky Of Stone

Pub Date : 2002-10-29 | Author : Homer Hickam | Publisher : Dell

ISBN 10 : 0440334470
ISBN 13 : 9780440334477

Homer Hickam won the praise of critics and the devotion of readers with his first two memoirs set in the hardscrabble mining town of Coalwood, West Virginia. The New York Times cro..

When I Was A Coal Miner

Pub Date : 2005-05 | Author : Dan L. Martineau | Publisher : Xulon Press

ISBN 10 : 9781597811750
ISBN 13 : 1597811750

"When I was a Coal Miner" presents an insider's view of coal mining. It is a true story of a pastor who experienced God's guidance and protection...

Southern Writers

Pub Date : 2006-06-21 | Author : Joseph M. Flora | Publisher : LSU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807131237
ISBN 13 : 0807131237

This new edition of Southern Writers assumes its distinguished predecessor's place as the essential reference on literary artists of the American South. Broadly expanded and thorou..

The Far Reaches

Pub Date : 2007-06-12 | Author : Homer Hickam | Publisher : Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781429915717
ISBN 13 : 1429915714

The year is 1943 and World War II in the Pacific rages on, with Americans engaged in desperate battles against a cunning enemy. Coast Guard Captain Josh Thurlow is on hand at the i..

The New Encyclopedia Of Southern Culture

Pub Date : 2014-02-01 | Author : M. Thomas Inge | Publisher : UNC Press Books

ISBN 10 : 9781469616643
ISBN 13 : 1469616645

Offering a comprehensive view of the South's literary landscape, past and present, this volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture celebrates the region's ever-flourishing ..

The Ambassador S Son

Pub Date : 2007-04-01 | Author : Homer Hickam | Publisher : Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781429905435
ISBN 13 : 1429905433

It's 1943 and the Americans and Japanese are fighting a deadly war in the hot, jungle-covered volcanic islands of the South Pacific. The outcome is in doubt and a terrible blow has..