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America's First Western Frontier : East Tennessee
by Brenda C. Calloway, Brenda Callaway

Amazing Tennessee : Fascinating Facts, Entertaining Tales, Bizarre Happenings, and Historical Oddities from the Volunteer State
by T. Jensen Lacey

Appalachian Legacy
by Shelby Lee Adams
Listed under Shelby Lee Adams

A Biblical People in the Bible Belt: The Jewish Community of Memphis, Tennessee, 1840s -1960's
by Selma S. Lewis
Hardcover: 320 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.92 x 9.34 x 6.28
Publisher: Mercer University Press; ; 
ISBN: 0865546029

Bedford County Tennessee, Wills & Vital Records from Newspapers
by Helen C. Marsh
Listed under Tennessee Genealogy

Bristol To Knoxville, TN: A Postcard Tour
Listed under Collectible Postcards

The Confederacy's Last Hurrah : Spring Hill, Franklin, and Nashville (Modern War Studies)
by Wiley Sword
Listed under Civil War Tennessee

Contempt of Court: The Turn-Of-The-Century Lynching That Launched 100 Years of Federalism
by Mark Curriden, Leroy, Jr. Phillips
(Paperback)
 
Country People in the New South: Tennessee's Upper Cumberland
Country People in the New South: Tennessee's Upper Cumberland (Studies in Rural Culture)
by Jeanette Keith
Paperback from Univ of North Carolina Pr
 
Dreaming Out Loud : Garth Brooks, Wynonna Judd, Wade Hayes, and the Changing Face of Nashville
by Bruce S. Feiler
Listed under Country Music

Davey Crockett: His Own Story: A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett of the State of Tennessee
by David Crockett
Listed under The Alamo
 
Emily Donelson of Tennessee
Emily Donelson of Tennessee
by Pauline Wilcox Burke, Jonathan M. Atkins
Hardcover from Univ of Tennessee Pr
 
The Louisville & Nashville Railroad 1850-1963
by Kincaid A. Herr, Lyle Key
Listed under American Railroads

Louisville & Nashville Steam Locomotives, 1968
by Richard E. Prince
Listed under Steam Locomotives

Minute Book Genealogy of Williamson County, Tennessee: 1799-1865
by Albert L., Jr. Johnson
Listed under Tennessee Genealogy

The Natchez Trace: A Pictorial History
by James A. Crutchfield
Originally an important road for Choctaws, Chickasaws, and other Native Americans, the Natchez Trace became a vital link between Middle Tennessee and the the Mississippi Territory during the 18th century.
(Paperback - September 1985)

Hatch Show Print: The History of a Great American Poster Shop
by Jim Sherraden, et al
(Hardcover)

Historic Sullivan: A History of Sullivan County, Tennessee With Brief Biographies of the Makers of History
by Oliver Taylor
Oliver Taylor's book (just as he wrote it) remains the single most important work on the history of Sullivan County, Tennessee. This reprint has the added value of a name index.

The first nineteen chapters deal with early activities in the Holston Valley, starting with the Cherokee settlements. Taylor records the history of the area with a sympathetic account of the Cherokee's plight. At the same time he tells of the brave frontier men and women and their constant battles with the Indians, recording the hardship of early citizens such as John Donelson and those who made the perilous river voyage with him. He tells of Isaac Shelby and the Wataugans, as they tried to subdue the Holston Valley wilderness, and the unconquerable spirit of those who attempted to start the State of Franklin. His admirations for East Tennessee's early pioneers is evident, and he has scattered biographies of the Sullivan County "Makers of History" throughout the book.

Included in the latter half of this volume are chapters devoted to early industry, the church, agriculture, methods of travel and message transmission (including early post offices), the newspaper and politics, and some interesting "Odds and Ends".

The Nashville Chronicles : The Making of Robert Altman's Masterpiece
by Jan Stuart

Nashville : The Pilgrims of Guitar Town
by Michel Arnaud (Photographer), Robert Hicks

Our Southern Highlanders : Narrative of Adventure in the Southern Appalachians and a Study of Life Among the Mountaineers
by Horace, Kephart, George Ellison (Contributor)
Paperback: ; Dimensions (in inches): 1.39 x 8.59 x 5.58
Publisher: Univ of Tennessee Pr; (February 1977)
ISBN: 0870492039

A Roadside Guide to the Geology of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
by Harry L. Moore
Listed under Roadside Geology

Sequatchie County : A Story of a Place and Its People
by Henry R. Camp
Hardcover: 144 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.63 x 9.31 x 6.23
Publisher: Providence House Pub; 
ISBN: 1577360559

Soldier of Tennessee: General Alexander P. Stewart and the Civil War in the West
by Sam Davis Elliott
Listed under Civil War Tennessee

The Songwriter's and Musician's guide to Nashville
by Sherry Bond

Tales of Madison: Historical Sketches on Jackson and Madison County, Tennessee
by Harbert Alexander, Richard Brown (Illustrator)

Touring Tennessee : A Postcard Panorama, 1898-1995
by Ridley II Wills
Hardcover: 256 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.90 x 11.25 x 8.68
Publisher: Providence House Pub; ; 
ISBN: 1881576981

Tennessee Territory to Statehood
by Dave Foster

Tennessee Classic Christmas Trivia: Stories, Recipes, Trivia, Legends, Lore and More
by Carole Marsh

Tennessee Republicans in the Era of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, and William Howard Taft : Factions, Leaders, and Patronage
by Paul E. Isaac
Hardcover 
Edwin Mellen Press; ISBN: 0773485015
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The Tennessee : The Old River : Frontier to Secession
by Donald Davidson et al.

The View from Nashville
by Ralph Emery, Pasti Bale Cox
A compilation of country music-related profiles.

Hitchhiking Along the Holston River: A History of Strawberry Plains, Jefferson County, Tennessee
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Nashville 1864 : The Dying of the Light
by Madison Jones
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Fortunes, Fiddles and Fried Chicken : A Business History of Nashville
by Bill Carey
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Reintarnation:  Coming back to life as a hillbilly.
 
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