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noun

  1. a range of the Appalachians extending from southern Pennsylvania to northern Georgia

Place

The Blue Ridge Mountains are a physiographic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains range. This province consists of northern and southern physiographic regions, which divide near the Roanoke River gap. The mountain range is located in the eastern United States, starting at its southernmost portion in Georgia, then ending northward in Pennsylvania. To the west of the Blue Ridge, between it and the bulk of the Appalachians, lies the Great Appalachian Valley, bordered on the west by the Ridge and Valley province of the Appalachian range.

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Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (2014)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

The The Blue Ridge Mountains are covered with forests in most.

Google previewA Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World (1922)

Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Gloge by Angelo Heilprin

The Blue Ridge mountains, which are nearly the oldest mountains of the United States, are not to be confounded with the Blue Mountains (or Kittatinny Range) of Pennsylvania and Virginia, which follow as the first range W. of the Blue Ridge ...

Google previewThe New First Dictionary of Cultural Literacy (2004)

What Your Child Needs to Know by Eric Donald Hirsch, William G. Rowland, Michael Stanford

Blue Ridge Mountains The Blue Ridge Mountains, part of the APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN chain, are mostly in VIRGINIA and NORTH CAROLINA. Boston Boston is the capital of MASSACHUSETTS and the largest city in NEW ENGLAND.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1905)

A universal reference library comprising the arts and sciences ... commerce, etc., of the world by George Edwin Rines, Frederick Converse Beach

between the Shenandoah Mountains on the west and the Blue Ridge Mountains on the east. It is noted for its beautiful scenery, and the variety and beauty of its vegetation. The large forests found here contain ...

Google previewDictionary of United States history (1908)

embracing famous characters and historic events ... written concisely and arr. alphabetically by John Franklin Jameson

Sierra Nevada Mountains Blue Ridge Mountains . . North Carolina Ohio ; Pennsylvania Utah Virginia Minnesota Colorado □ □ • Rocky Mountains Kansas Idaho Virginia. Indiana New York Mississippi Georgia North Carolina Tennessee ...

Google previewHarper's Encyclopaedia of United States History from 458 A.D. to 1912 (1912)

Blue Ridge Mountains, a portion of the Appalachian range. Blue Springs, BATTLE AT. While Burnside's forces in east Tennessee were concentrating at KNoxvilDE (q. v.), they had many encounters with the Confederates. One of these ...

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