North Carolina Rivers: Facts, Legends, and Lore

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History Press, 2007 - 156 pages
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John Hairr crafts a captivating study of the Tarheel State's rivers. The Cape Fear, the New, the Pee Dee: these are the streams that course through North Carolina's history, and Hairr navigates them all, while also exploring lesser-known waters. The only natural history to trace all of the state's rivers in a single volume, this is a must-read.

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This book is really a reference book, meant to be dipped into. Still, in a moment of homesickness I decided to read it through. The book is arranged by river basin, so you can explore a region. It's ... Read full review

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John Hairr is an award winning writer and historian who has written extensively about the history and lore of the southeastern United States and the Caribbean region. His writings have covered a wide range of topics, including wild rivers, shipwrecks and extinct wildlife. A member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America, his work has appeared in numerous publications including Mercator's World, South Carolina Wildlife and Fortean Times.

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