Running on Red Dog Road : and other perils of an Appalachian childhood

Written by Drema Hall Berkheimer Quick Search Icon ISBN: 9780310344988

Mining companies piled trash coal in a slag heap and set it ablaze. The coal burned up, but the slate didn't. The heat turned it rose and orange and lavender. The dirt road I lived on was paved with that sharp-edged rock. We called it red dog. Grandma said, Don't you go running on that red dog road. But I do." Check Availability Quick Search Icon

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