On This Day in Piedmont Triad History by Alice E. Sink, NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
On This Day in Piedmont Triad History

On This Day in Piedmont Triad History

by Alice Sink
     
 

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The Piedmont Triad of North Carolina has played a remarkable role in the history of the Southeast—one day at a time—for centuries. Against the backdrop of major historical events and movements, the Triad is also flecked with smaller gems of oft-overlooked history. Prolific author and Triad native Alice Sink chronicles these events, reviving a story for

Overview

The Piedmont Triad of North Carolina has played a remarkable role in the history of the Southeast—one day at a time—for centuries. Against the backdrop of major historical events and movements, the Triad is also flecked with smaller gems of oft-overlooked history. Prolific author and Triad native Alice Sink chronicles these events, reviving a story for each day of the year. From a Civil War buried treasure to gypsy kidnappings and runaway marriages, each day brings with it an exciting, bite-size adventure through history. Residents from Winston-Salem to High Point to Greensboro and beyond can all enjoy this volume for their daily dose of that old Piedmont Triad history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940149065370
Publisher:
The History Press, Inc.
Publication date:
11/11/2013
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
464
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Alice Sink is the author of numerous books, short stories, articles and essays. She earned her MFA in creative writing from UNC-Greensboro and has taught writing at High Point University for thirty years. She has received the NC Arts Council and Central Piedmont Regional Artists Hub Program grant for her work.

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