"'My People': Edward Abbey's
Appalachian Roots in Indiana County, Pennsylvania"
won the 1996 Solon J. Buck Award for Western
Pennsylvanian History, as the best article of the year in
Pittsburgh History, from the Historical Society
of Western Pennsylvania.
article was originally published in Pittsburgh
History, Fall 1996 (vol. 79, no. 3: 92-107) and
Winter 1996/97 (vol. 79, no. 4: 160-78), and appears here
with the kind permission of its editor, Paul Roberts. To
receive those two issues of the magazine (including Abbey
cover photos and numerous other photos, maps and
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