The Foxfire Book
  • Author : Eliot Wigginton
  • Release Date : 18 May 1972
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 13 : 9780385073530
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Book Description: Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region.

The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

Author : Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region....

Foxfire 12

Foxfire 12

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Social Science
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For more than thirty years, Foxfire books have brought the philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers, teaching creative-self-sufficiency, the art of natural remedies, home crafts, and preserving the stories and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and practical, this classic series has become an American institution. In this ...

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

Author : Linda Garland Page,Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
Genre : Cooking
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Recipes for soups, salads, fish, poultry, pork, beef, sauces, vegetables, breads, and desserts are accompanied by descriptions of old-time cooking techniques...

The Foxfire Book of Simple Living

The Foxfire Book of Simple Living

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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First published in 1972, The Foxfire Book was a surprise bestseller that brought Appalachia's philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers. Whether you wanted to hunt game, bake the old-fashioned way, or learn the art of successful moonshining, The Foxfire Museum and Heritage Center had a contact who ...

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

Author : T. J. Smith
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Cooking
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"The book, which became a tremendous resource for novices and experts alike with interests in the region's culinary culture, has now been reorganized and revised with today's heightened interest in cultural-specific cooking and food-lovers culture in mind. This edition includes new documentation, photographs, and recipes drawn from Foxfire's extensive archive ...

The Foxfire Approach

The Foxfire Approach

Author : Hilton Smith,J. Cynthia McDermott
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Education
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"This collection of essays by Foxfire practitioners represents the wide range of adaptations by educators of the pedagogical orientation of the Foxfire Magazine and Foxfire Programs for Teachers. Former students in the magazine class at Rabun County High School share the continuing impact of that experience on their lives, including ...

The Foxfire 45th Anniversary Book

The Foxfire 45th Anniversary Book

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Music
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For almost half a century, Foxfire has brought the philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers, teaching creative self-sufficiency and preserving the stories, crafts, and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and practical, this classic series has become an American institution. The Foxfire 45th Anniversary Book continues the beloved ...

Travels with Foxfire

Travels with Foxfire

Author : Foxfire Fund Inc,Jessica Phillips
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : CRAFTS & HOBBIES
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Since 1972, the Foxfire books have brought Appalachia to hundreds of thousands of readers. Travels with Foxfire, the sixteenth book in the series, once again captures the music, the history, and the food (and drink!) of the region, through the stories of men and women from throughout the region. Across more ...

The Foxfire Book  Foxfire 2  Foxfire 3

The Foxfire Book Foxfire 2 Foxfire 3

Author : Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Doubleday
Genre : History
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Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region....

Keeper of the Lost Cities

Keeper of the Lost Cities

Author : Shannon Messenger
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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At age twelve, Sophie learns that the remarkable abilities that have always caused her to stand out identify her as an elf, and after being brought to Eternalia to hone her skills, discovers that she has secrets buried in her memory for which some would kill....

Aunt Arie

Aunt Arie

Author : Linda Garland Page,Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
Genre : History
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Of all the people documented by the Foxfire students since 1966, none has been more appealing to readers than Arie Carpenter. For all those who have read and cherished the Foxfire books, here is a loving portrait of a fondly remembered friend. This book is not just about Aunt Arie; it ...

Foxfire

Foxfire

Author : Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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In the late 1960s, Eliot Wigginton and his students created the magazine Foxfire in an effort to record and preserve the traditional folk culture of the Southern Appalachians. This is the original book compilation of Foxfire material which introduces Aunt Arie and her contemporaries and includes log cabin building, hog ...

Mountain Folk Remedies

Mountain Folk Remedies

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : House & Home
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Beginning with an illustrated guide to the herbs and roots used in traditional Appalachian healing, “Mountain Folk Remedies” is a fascinating collection of historic remedies ranging from the practical (burdock tea will help aching feet) to the magical (carrying a buckeye in your pocket will help lessen arthritis). Foxfire has ...