Posted: Dec 24, 2006 2:14 am
This is pretty bad ...
Wilma Dykeman, renowned author of Appalachia, dies in North Carolina at age 86
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ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Wilma Dykeman, who chronicled the people of Appalachia and the land that shaped them in 18 novels and nonfiction books, has died. She was 86.