Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians, Issue 12, Summer 1986


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Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians, Issue 12, Summer 1986


The twelfth issue of the Katúah Journal covers a variety of topics, including, nuclear energy issues, shiitake mushrooms, trout farms, and the Cherokee people's historic use of tobacco. Authors and artists in this issue include: Joe Hollis, Rhea Rose Ormond, Avram Friedman, Michael Red Fox, D. Newton Smith, Rob Messick, Corry, Ise Williams, David Wheeler, Stephen Wingeier, Jerry Trivette, Perry Eury, and Marnie Muller.

Table Of Contents

Living in the Garden.......1

The NC Nuclear Referendum.......3


"The Water Cycle": A Poem.......6

The Sacred Scarab.......7

Circles of Communication.......8

Review: The Wise Woman Herbal For the Childbearing Year.......9

Review: The Small-Scale Aquaculture Book.......10

Good Medicine: Tobacco.......12

Sun Root.......14

Poem: "The Homestead on Horn Mountain".......14

"Hilahi'Yu...": The Formation of the Appalachian Mountains.......15

Natural World News.......19

"The Willow Tree": A Children's Story.......25

NABC II.......27

Note: This table of contents corresponds to the original document, not the Document Viewer.


Bioregionalism--Appalachian Region, Southern
Sustainable living--Appalachian Region, Southern
Human ecology
Radioactive waste disposal--Appalachian Region, Southern
Shiitake--Appalachian Region, Southern
Dung beetles
Cherokee Indians--Tobacco use--History
North Carolina, Western
Blue Ridge Mountains
Appalachian Region, Southern
North Carolina--Periodicals


This resource is part of the Katúah Journal Records, 1980-2013 collection. For a description of the entire collection, see Katúah Journal Records, 1980-2013 (AC. 870).


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