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West Virginia History: A Bibliography and Guide to Research
© WVU Press, 1981

An electronic version of the book by Harold M. Forbes

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Communities, Counties, & Regions

Barbour County
Berkeley County
Boone County
Braxton County
Brooke County
Cabell County
Calhoun County
Clay County
Doddridge County
Fayette County
Gilmer County
Grant County
Greenbrier County
Hampshire County
Hancock County
Hardy County
Harrison County
Jackson County
Jefferson County
Kanawha County

Lewis County
Lincoln County
Logan County
McDowell County
Marion County
Marshall County
Mason County
Mercer County
Mineral County
Mingo County
Monongalia County
Monroe County
Morgan County
Nicholas County
Ohio County
Pendleton County
Pleasants County
Pocahontas County
Preston County

Putnam County
Raleigh County
Randolph County
Ritchie County
Roane County
Summers County
Taylor County
Tucker County
Tyler County
Upshur County
Wayne County
Webster County
Wetzel County
Wirt County
Wood County
Wyoming County
Eastern Panhandle
Kanawha Valley
Northern Panhandle

Topical Histories

Atlases and Gazetteers
Banking and Finance
Biography and Autobiography
Blennerhassett and Burr

Churches and Religion
--General Histories
--Disciples of Christ
--Other Churches and Denominations
--Biography and Autobiography

Coal Industry and Coal Miners
Criminals and Prisons

--Community & County Histories
--General Histories
--Biography and Autobiography

Folklore and Folk Music
Geography and Place Names
Geology and Environmental Resources

Indians and Mound Builders
John Brown at Harpers Ferry
Land and Land Companies
Libraries and Museums
Medicine and Medical Care

Military History
--General Histories
--Eighteenth Century
--Civil War
--Since the Civil War

Natural History

Politics and Government
--General Histories
--Biography and Autobiography

Press and Printing
Schools and Academics
Statehood Movement
Transportation and Communication
Travel, Exploration, and Description

General Histories and Reference Works
General Histories and Reference Works