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Clark, Thomas Dionysius 1903-2005

Overview
Works: 232 works in 666 publications in 1 language and 27,544 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Sources  Diaries  Biography  Outlines and syllabi  Interviews  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: F215, 917.5
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The emerging South by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

20 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in English and held by 1,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontier America : the story of the westward movement by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

29 editions published between 1950 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The South since Appomattox; a century of regional change by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in English and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pills, petticoats, and plows : the Southern country store by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

23 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The country store and its influence on life in the Southern United states from the end of the Civil War to 1915
The Kentucky by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

18 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of the Rivers of America series, edited by Stephen Vincent Benet and Carl Carmer, traces the history of life along the Kentucky River from colonial days
The rampaging frontier; manners and humors of pioneer days in the South and the Middle West by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

18 editions published between 1939 and 1975 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The South since Reconstruction by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold rush diary, being the journal of Elisha Douglass Perkins on the Overland Trail in the spring and summer of 1849 by Elisha Douglass Perkins( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among the hundreds captivated by the vision of quick riches in the gold fields of California was Elisha Douglass Perkins, a tall handsome youth from Marietta, Ohio, who has here left a remarkable first-hand account of the great trek westward in 1849. Perkins' diary is an unusually full and intimate record of crossing the plains and mountains of the Great West. Extensive notes supplement the text, associating it with numerous other published and unpublished accounts, while an appendix of reports and letters from the Marietta newspaper reveals the involvement of those at home with the Gold Rush
Kentucky, land of contrast by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in the Old South, a bibliography by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

6 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The southern country editor by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1991 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1948, The Southern Country Editor is a study of the country press from the time of the Civil War to the 1930s. More than a mere account of the country newspaper, it is a picture of eighty years of Southern life and thought."--Back cover
Travels in the new South : a bibliography by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Kentucky by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

25 editions published between 1937 and 1992 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greening of the South : the recovery of land and forest by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1920s, in many a sawmill town across the South, the last quitting-time whistle signaled the cutting of the last log of a company's timber holdings and the end of an era in southern lumbering. It marked the end as well of the great primeval forest that covered most of the South when Europeans first invaded it. Much of the first forest, despite the labors of pioneer loggers, remained intact after the Civil War. But after the restrictions of the Southern Homestead Act were removed in 1876, lumbermen and speculators rushed in to acquire millions of acres of virgin woodland for minimal
The rural press and the new South by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 1979 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three American frontiers; writings of Thomas D. Clark by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agrarian Kentucky by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For subsistence farmers in eastern Kentucky, wealthy horse owners in the central Bluegrass, and tobacco growers in Western Kentucky, land was, and continues to be, one of the commonwealth's greatest sources of economic growth. It is also a source of nostalgia for a people devoted to tradition, a characteristic that has significantly influenced Kentucky's culture, sometimes to the detriment of education and development. As timely now as when it was first published, Thomas D. Clark's classic history of agrarianism prepares readers for a new era that promises to bring rapid change to the land and
The voice of the frontier : John Bradford's Notes on Kentucky by John Bradford( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Bradford's "Notes on Kentucky," now published together for the first time, deal with all of these pertinent issues. No other source portrays so intimately or so graphically the travail of western settlement
Bluegrass cavalcade by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kentucky history centers on the Bluegrass; this is not to say that the rest of Kentucky does not have a rich story, but chronologically, the beginning was here. Too, Bluegrass history can scarcely be separated from the rest of the state. Boonesboro and Harrodsburg, Henry Clay and Elizabeth Madox Roberts are the cherished possessions of all Kentuckians. Jane Todd Crawford and Dr. Ephraim McDowell stood in for humanity. It is a great matter of local pride that they did so in Kentucky. Bluegrass Cavalcade brings together fifty-five Kentucky writers to write about their home state and to capture a
Thomas D. Clark of Kentucky : an uncommon life in the Commonwealth( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special numbered leatherbound edition, signed by Dr. Clark! By the flip of a coin, Thomas Dionysius Clark became intertwined in the vast history of Kentucky. In 1928, Clark received scholarships to both the University of Cincinnati and to the University of Kentucky. Kentucky won the coin toss and the claim to one of the South's eminent historians. In 1990, when the Kentucky General Assembly honored Clark by declaring him Kentucky's Historian Laureate for life, Governor Brereton Jones described Clark as ""Kentucky's greatest treasure."" Historian, advocate, educator, preservationist, publisher
 
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The voice of the frontier : John Bradford's Notes on Kentucky
Alternative Names
Clark, Thomas D.

Clark, Thomas D. 1903-2005

Clark, Thomas D. (Thomas Dionysius), 1903-2005

Clark, Thomas Dionysius

Clark, Thomas Dionysius 1903-

Clark, Thomas Dionysius b. 1903

Thomas D. Clark Amerikaans historicus (1903-2005)

Thomas D. Clark US-amerikanischer Historiker

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English (276)

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The southern country editorA history of KentuckyThe greening of the South : the recovery of land and forestAgrarian KentuckyThe voice of the frontier : John Bradford's Notes on KentuckyBluegrass cavalcadeThomas D. Clark of Kentucky : an uncommon life in the Commonwealth