They Say in Harlan County

An Oral History
Author(s): 
Portelli, Alessandro
ISBN: 
9780199934850
Date published: 
August 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£15.99

This book is a historical and cultural interpretation of a symbolic place in the United States, Harlan County, Kentucky, from pioneer times to the beginning of the third millennium, based on a painstaking and creative montage of more than 150 oral narratives and a wide array of secondary and archival matter.