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The Drifters

A Christian Historical Novel About the Melungeon Shanty Boat People

by Tonya Holmes Shook

  • 357 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Marquette Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shantyboats and shantyboaters,
  • Melungeons,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Women,
  • Religious - General,
  • Christianity - General,
  • Historical - General,
  • Kentucky

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8355556M
    ISBN 10092299319X
    ISBN 109780922993192
    OCLC/WorldCa56809437

    Praise for The Drifters "A blockbuster of a book full of surprise, drama, and fascination."--Philadelphia Bulletin "Rings with authentic detail and clearly descriptive sights and smells The Drifters is to the generation gap what The Source was to Israel."--Publishers Weekly "[The Drifters] conveys a sense of a new time, a new /5(). The former members of the 70s lineup of The Drifters are set to return to the stage in the near future. Details are currently being worked out amongst the members and undisclosed promoters for the Legends return to the stage. Butch Leake one of the original members of the early Bell Arista group has been making his way around media sources.


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