A Short History of Watauga County
Michael C. Hardy
PO Box 3678, Boone, NC 28607
1933251263 $24.95 1-800-821-9155 www.parkwaypublishers.com
Independent historian, photographer, and author Michael C. Hardy presents "A Short History of Watauga County", the local history of a former frontier land, which once witnessed the Cherokee follow game over the Old Buffalo Trail and the beginning of Daniel Boone's great trip west. Once a Blue Ridge Mountain wilderness, so remote it was thought of as one of North Carolina's Lost Provinces, Watauga County witnessed settlement, the outbreak of the Civil War, and modern transformations in technology. Drawing upon previous histories...