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Place names in Alabama

Author: Virginia O Foscue
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Catalogs some 2700 Alabama communities, ranging from Abanda, in Chambers County, to Zip City, in Lauderdale County.
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Genre/Form: Local history
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia O Foscue
ISBN: 081730410X 9780817304102
OCLC Number: 17648760
Description: vii, 175 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Virginia O. Foscue.
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Place Names in Alabama is the first systematic attempt to account for all the names of the counties, cities, town, water courses, bodies of water, and mountains that appear on readily available maps  Read more...

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"This book lightheartedly brings all Alabamians in tough with each other, enhancing their appreciation of the rich history and diversity that is so uniquely ours. --Richard Arrington, Jr., Mayor of Read more...

 
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