Christmas Stories from Mississippi

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Classic and up-and-coming Mississippi authors share unique Yuletide experiences from the Deep South
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Overview


Classic and up-and-coming Mississippi authors share unique Yuletide experiences from the Deep South
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781578063819
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
  • Publication date: 10/3/2001
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 7.32 (w) x 10.33 (h) x 0.85 (d)

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Judy H. Tucker of Jackson, Mississippi, and Charline R. McCord of Clinton, Mississippi, have coedited numerous books, including Christmas Memories from Mississippi, Growing Up in Mississippi, and the forthcoming Coming Home to Mississippi, all available from the University Press of Mississippi.

Charline R. McCord of Clinton, Mississippi, and Judy H. Tucker of Jackson, Mississippi, have coedited numerous books, including Christmas Memories from Mississippi, Growing Up in Mississippi, and the forthcoming Coming Home to Mississippi, all available from the University Press of Mississippi.

Wyatt Waters of Clinton, Mississippi, has illustrated numerous books featuring his watercolors, including Another Coat of Paint and Painting Home.

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Table of Contents

A Worn Path 3
From Light in August 13
Clara's Star 19
Surviving the Holiday Season: One Woman's Crusade Against Christmas 47
Finally, John Boy 53
Christmas 1976 61
Quilts: Kiver for My Children 73
The Morning Stove 79
Sermon with Meath 87
Home for Christmas 97
Big Red 117
Presents 125
Land of the Giants 133
From The Peddler's Grandson: Growing Up Jewish in Mississippi 147
Christmas Lights 153
Poets, Plumbers, and the Baby Jesus 177
Christmases Gone Revisited 197
Contributors 205
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