With its multitude of mountains and the highest elevation eastof the Rockies, it's no wonder West Virginia's nickname is the"Mountain State." Abundant natural resources make it a leader inboth industry and recreation, from glassmaking to rock climbing.Historic sites and sights include Harper's Ferry and the annualNative American Pow Wow, along with Lost World Caverns andWhite Sulphur Springs. Noteworthy West Virginians includeChuck Yeager and Olympian Mary Lou Retton. Mary Ann McCabe Riehle learned to appreciate ...

M Is for Mountain State: A Wes 2004, Sleeping Bear Press

ISBN-13: 9781585361519