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The Resource Who owns Appalachia? : landownership and its impact, the Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force ; with an introduction by Charles C. Geisler

Who owns Appalachia? : landownership and its impact, the Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force ; with an introduction by Charles C. Geisler

Label
Who owns Appalachia? : landownership and its impact
Title
Who owns Appalachia?
Title remainder
landownership and its impact
Statement of responsibility
the Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force ; with an introduction by Charles C. Geisler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Long viewed as a problem in other countries, the ownership of land and resources is becoming an issue of mounting concern in the United States. Nowhere has it surfaced more dramatically than in the southern Appalachians where the exploitation of timber and mineral resources has been recently aggravated by the ravages of strip-mining and flash floods. This landmark study of the mountain region documents for the first time the full scale and extent of the ownership and control of the region's land and resources and shows in a compelling, yet non-polemical fashion the relationship between this co
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
333.3/0974
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD210.A66 W48 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force
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  • Land use, Rural
  • Land tenure
  • Mineral industries
  • Real property tax
  • Local finance
  • Appalachian Region
  • Appalachian Region
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Economic history
  • Land tenure
  • Land use, Rural
  • Local finance
  • Mineral industries
  • Real property tax
  • Social conditions
  • Appalachian Region
Label
Who owns Appalachia? : landownership and its impact, the Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force ; with an introduction by Charles C. Geisler
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; Introduction; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Landownership-A National Issue, an Appalachian Issue; 2. Who Owns the Land and Minerals?; 3. Who Bears the Tax Burden?; 4. Economic Development for Whom?; 5. Appalachia's Disappearing Farmland; 6. Homeless in the Mountains; 7. Ownership, Energy, and the Land; 8. A Call to Action; Appendix 1. Fifty Top Owners and Other Data; Appendix 2. Methodology of the Land Study; Appendix 3. Annotated Bibliography; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
900345103
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161938
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129dqx7
  • e1ed34dd-9bed-4480-a124-0e19b44d2ce7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345103
Label
Who owns Appalachia? : landownership and its impact, the Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force ; with an introduction by Charles C. Geisler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; Introduction; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Landownership-A National Issue, an Appalachian Issue; 2. Who Owns the Land and Minerals?; 3. Who Bears the Tax Burden?; 4. Economic Development for Whom?; 5. Appalachia's Disappearing Farmland; 6. Homeless in the Mountains; 7. Ownership, Energy, and the Land; 8. A Call to Action; Appendix 1. Fifty Top Owners and Other Data; Appendix 2. Methodology of the Land Study; Appendix 3. Annotated Bibliography; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
900345103
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161938
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129dqx7
  • e1ed34dd-9bed-4480-a124-0e19b44d2ce7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345103

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