The Valley and the Hills: An Illustrated History of Birmingham and Jefferson County

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
)  
9780897814829: The Valley and the Hills: An Illustrated History of Birmingham and Jefferson County
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Starting with the Indian tribes that once occupied north Alabama, historian Leah Rawls Atkins delves into the history of her home county with a native's love and a historian's thoroughness. The Valley and the Hills highlights the many people who have shaped the history of Birmingham and Jefferson County and traces the area's development from a scattered group of farmers to one of the nation's premier industrial cities. The book includes more than 300 photographs, paintings, postcards, advertisements, maps, and lithographs that complement the text and show how the city and country landscape and its people have changed over time.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Leah Marie Rawls Atkins was born in Birmingham, Alabama and spent her early childhood on the North Highlands where her great-grandfather's antebellum farm was once located. Dr. Atkins has deep roots in north Alabama history: three of her great-great-grandfathers arrived in Jones Valley before Alabama was admitted to the Union.
Dr. Atkins holds the Ph.D. degree in history from Auburn University and taught at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Samford University and Auburn University. Leah Rawls Atkins is the historian and director emerita of the Auburn University Center for Arts and Humanities. She is the author, co-author and editor of numerous works on Alabama history.  
 

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used
Condition: Very Good
Item is in very good condition.... Learn more about this copy

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780897810319: The valley and the hills: An illustrated history of Birmingham & Jefferson County

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0897810317 ISBN 13:  9780897810319
Publisher: Windsor Publications, 1981
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Atkins, Leah R.
Published by University Alabama Press 1999-11-02 (1999)
ISBN 10: 0897814827 ISBN 13: 9780897814829
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
LowKeyBooks
(Sumas, WA, U.S.A.)

Book Description University Alabama Press 1999-11-02, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Item is in very good condition. If supplemental codes/CDs for textbooks are required please contact us prior to purchasing as they may be missing. Seller Inventory # DS-0897814827-2

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 71.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Leah R. Atkins
Published by University Alabama Press (1999)
ISBN 10: 0897814827 ISBN 13: 9780897814829
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description University Alabama Press, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0897814827

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 69.03
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds