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6 edition of Letters from Alabama, (U.S.) found in the catalog.

Letters from Alabama, (U.S.)

chiefly relating to natural history

by Philip Henry Gosse

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Alabama.
    • Subjects:
    • Gosse, Philip Henry, 1810-1888 -- Diaries.,
    • Natural history -- Alabama.,
    • Alabama -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhilip Henry Gosse ; with an introduction by Harvey H. Jackson III.
      SeriesThe Library of Alabama classics
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH105.A2 G6 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 324 p. :
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1724277M
      ISBN 100817306838
      LC Control Number92027936
      OCLC/WorldCa26257414

      "Alabama Moon," written by Watt Key in , follows the struggles of a boy named Moon Blake. Moon grew up surviving in the woods of Alabama with his father, and had little contact with the outside world. The book, set in , follows Moon's struggles as he is forced to choose between continuing a. Gosse's most significant contribution to Alabama history and culture is his book, Letters from Alabama (), in which he describes his experiences. He also left an unpublished sketchbook of watercolor paintings of Alabama insects and wildflowers, titled Entomologia Alabamensis, now in the British Library in London.

      In April , Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was in Birmingham, Alabama, protesting racism and racial segregation in the was arrested on Good Friday for demonstrating, which a circuit court judge had prohibited. While he was in solitary confinement, Dr. King wrote what is arguably the most important letter in American history. This collection contains a selection of textual materials such as letters, diaries, minutes, fliers, clippings, and excerpts from books. State publications, the Alabama Historical Quarterly, the Alabama Official and Statistical Register, and the History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama .

      Letter from Ezekiel Archey and Ambrose Haskins, convict laborers at Pratt Mines in Jefferson County, Alabama, to Reginald Dawson, president of the Alabama Board of Inspectors of Convicts. Complete summary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham City Jail. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Letter from Birmingham City Jail.


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King was jailed along with large numbers of his supporters, including hundreds of schoolchildren. about this book This new and improved edition of Letters from Alabama offers a valuable window into pioneer Alabama and the landscape and life-forms encountered by early settlers of the state.

Philip Henry Gosse (–), a British naturalist, left home at age seventeen and made his way to Alabama in Letters from Alabama, University, University of Alabama Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Anne Newport Royall; Anne Newport Royall; Anne Newport Royall; Anne Newport Royall: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Anne Newport Royall; Lucille Griffith.

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"Some Confederate letters of I. B. Cadenhead, Co. H, 34th Alabama infantry regiment," in Alabama Historical Quarterly, XVIII, no.4 (Winter, ), (x) Horn, Robert. Men of the 45th Alabama Infantry Regiment, CSA (Auburn, AL: Privately published, [Its pp. are more a register of troops than a narrative history."Letter from a Birmingham Jail [King, Jr.]" 16 April Throughout Alabama all sorts of devious methods are used to prevent Negroes from becoming registered voters, and there are some counties in which, even though Negroes constitute a majority of the population, not a single Negro is registered.

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