Lefler, Hugh Talmage; Newsome, Albert Ray North Carolina : The History of a Southern State
Chapel Hill, NC University of North Carolina Press 1963 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket
xii + 756 pp, index, chapter bibliographies, appendices. Corners bumped, slight edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart, with some edge wear and chipping, some darkening and rubbing, a couple small tears, and is price clipped. Pastedowns have NC maps, one showing physical features, one with all 100 counties showing each county seat and founding date. A nice copy that has been protected by a decent DJ.
A well-documented history of North Carolina from the original Native Americans who inhabited it, its discovery by French explorers in 1524 through the development of the Research Triangle in the early 1960s, the authors document developments in agriculture, industry, transportation, trade, education, religion, literature and social life as well as the state's political and military history.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall