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The Catawba River

Frye Gaillard

The Catawba River

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Published by Gardner-Webb College Press in Boiling Springs [N.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Catawba River Valley (N.C. and S.C.),
  • Catawba River (N.C. and S.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Catawba River Valley (N.C. and S.C.) -- History.,
    • Catawba River Valley (N.C. and S.C.) -- Description and travel.,
    • Catawba River (N.C. and S.C.) -- History.,
    • Catawba River (N.C. and S.C.) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtext by Frye Gaillard, Dot Jackson ; photographs by Don Sturkey.
      ContributionsJackson, Dot., Sturkey, Don.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF262.C3 G35 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 53 p. :
      Number of Pages53
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3195897M
      ISBN 100915553007
      LC Control Number83082784
      OCLC/WorldCa10424084

        The Catawba Nation, a tribe of indigenous people based in the same area, has folklore that tells of multiple river monsters. One involves “monstrously large snakes” that prey on people in the.


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