Down on Mahans Creek: A History of an Ozarks Neighborhood

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In Down on Mahans Creek , Benjamin Rader provides a fascinating look at a neighborhood in the Missouri Ozarks from the early nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. He explores the many ways in which Mahans Creek, though remote, was never completely isolated or self-sufficient. The residents were deeply affected by the Civil War, and the arrival of the railroad and the timber boom in the 1890s propelled the community into modern times, creating a more fast-paced and consumer-oriented way of life and a new moral ...

Down on Mahans Creek: A History of an Ozarks Neighborhood 2017, University of Arkansas Press

ISBN-13: 9781682260197

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