West Virginia University: Symbol of Unity in a Sectionalized State

West Virginia University: Symbol of Unity in a Sectionalized State

by William T. Doherty, Jr, FESTUS P. SUMMERS
     
 

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First published in 1982, West Virginia University: Symbol of Unity in a Sectionalize State details the history of WVU from before its inception as the Agricultural College of West Virginia in 1867 to its expansion and development in the 1980s. This comprehensive history includes an index of people, places and events; photographs and illustrations; and in

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First published in 1982, West Virginia University: Symbol of Unity in a Sectionalize State details the history of WVU from before its inception as the Agricultural College of West Virginia in 1867 to its expansion and development in the 1980s. This comprehensive history includes an index of people, places and events; photographs and illustrations; and in-depth descriptions of campuses, buildings, colleges, and academic and sports programs. A joint effort between William T Doherty, Jr., a Professor Emeritus History at WVU and Festus P. Summers, the first University Librarian who passed away before this project was complete, this new edition once again grants access to the diverse and complex elements which shaped the institution. 

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ISBN-13:
9781938228377
Publisher:
West Virginia University Press
Publication date:
09/01/2013
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
404
Sales rank:
1,466,863
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 6.40(h) x 1.30(d)

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