Missouri caves in history and legend

Weaver, H. Dwight

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  • Creator H. Dwight Weaver
  • Format Books
  • Publication Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2008] ©2008
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xvi, 157 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780826217783, 0826217788
  • OCLC ocn173243744

Summary

  • "Examines the historical and cultural significance of Missouri caves, describing ways that people have used them historically for shelter, cold storage, burials, moonshine stills, mining, and even as hideouts for Civil War soldiers and outlaws including Jesse James. Describes growing public appreciation and conservation of these unique and beautiful resources"--Provided by publisher.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-145) and index.
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