Melungeon Literature

 
 

Melungeon Boys 

Doris Ulmann's classic photo of two Melungeon boys 

 
 Try the titles listed below if you are interested in this mysterious, "vanished" group of Appalachian peoples. 
Kinfolks: Falling Off the Family Tree: The Search for My Melungeon Ancestors Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781611451764
Availability: No new copies on our shelves but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask us.
Published: Arcade Publishing - March 1st, 2012

Melungeons: The Last Lost Tribe in America Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780865548619
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mercer University Press - March 29th, 2006

My Melungeon Heritage: A Story of Life on Newman's Ridge Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781570720635
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Overmountain Press - January 1st, 1997

The Melungeions: The Resurrection of a Proud People Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780865545168
Availability: No new copies on our shelves but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask us.
Published: Mercer University Press - September 1st, 1996

Melungeons: Notes on the Origin of a Race Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780932807748
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Overmountain Press - January 1st, 1992

Walking Toward the Sunset: The Melungeons of Appalachia (Melungeons: History) Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780865548695
Availability: No new copies on our shelves but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask us.
Published: Mercer University Press - April 8th, 2005

Children of Perdition: Melungeons and the Struggle of Mixed America Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780881460742
Availability: No new copies on our shelves but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask us.
Published: Mercer University Press - May 1st, 2007

From Anatolia to Appalachia: A Turkish-American Dialogue Cover Image
By N. Brent Kennedy (Editor), Joseph M. Scolnick (Editor)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780865547766
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Mercer University Press - January 1st, 2004

Windows on the Past: The Cultural Heritage of Vardy, Hancock County, Tennessee (Melungeons) Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780865549500
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Mercer University Press - November 1st, 2005

North from the Mountains: A Folk History of the Carmel Melungeon Settlement, Highland County, Ohio (Melungeons: History) Cover Image
By John H. Kessler, Donald B. Ball (Joint Author), N. Brent Kennedy (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780865547032
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Mercer University Press - February 1st, 2001

Through the Back Door: Melungeon Literacies and Twenty-First Century Technologies Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780881461503
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Mercer University Press - May 6th, 2009

The Electronic Front Porch: An Oral History of the Arrival of Modern Media in Rural Appalachia and the Melungeon Community (Melungeons: History) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780881460896
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Mercer University Press - September 1st, 2007

How They Shine: Melungeon Characters in the Fiction of Appalachia (Melungeons: History) Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780865549838
Availability: We can probably get this title but the price is subject to change.
Published: Mercer University Press - March 1st, 2006

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