Book Discussion on Missing Mountains
Bob Sloan talked about a Mountaintop Removal Tour in which he participated and the resulting book to which he contributed, Missing… read more
Bob Sloan talked about a Mountaintop Removal Tour in which he participated and the resulting book to which he contributed, Missing Mountains: We Eent to the Mountaintop but It Wasn’t There (Wind Publications; October 20, 2005). He talked about the problems associated with removing the tops of mountains in order to mine coal.
Bob Sloan is the author of Bearskin to Holly Fork: Stories from Appalachia, published by Wind Publications. The book focuses on the history and culture of Appalachia.
This interview was recorded by the BookTV Bus crew at the Beaumont Branch of the Lexington Public Library in Lexington, Kentucky. The date is not verified. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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