Walking Toward the Sunset: The Melungeons of Appalachia

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Walking toward the Sunset is a historical examination of the Melungeons, a mixed-race group predominantly in southern Appalachia. Author Wayne Winkler reviews theories about the Melungeons, compares the Melungeons with other mixed-race groups, and incorporates the latest scientific research to present a comprehensive portrait.In his telling portrait, Winkler examines the history of the Melungeons and the ongoing controversy surrounding their mysterious origins. Employing historical records, news reports over almost two ...

Walking Toward the Sunset: The Melungeons of Appalachia 2005, Mercer University Press, Macon, GA

ISBN-13: 9780865548695

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Walking Toward the Sunset: The Melungeons of Appalachia 2004, Mercer University Press

ISBN-13: 9780865549197

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