"Eisenfeld writes about Shenandoah the way Annie Proulx writes about Wyoming or Edward Abbey about the deserts of the Southwest: pristine, unsentimental, eloquent prose."--Kirkus
"Eisenfeld's endeavor to realize the human spirit is triumphant."--Blue Lyra Review
**My new book, Wandering Dixie: Dispatches From the Lost Jewish South, is coming out in Spring 2020, from Mad Creek Books, an imprint of Ohio State University Press. Check back soon for an updated web site.**
Shenandoah: A Story of Conservation and Betrayal
In this first-person travel journey through the lost communities of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Eisenfeld tells the story of her on-the-ground discovery of the relics and memories a few thousand mountain residents left behind when the government used eminent domain to kick them off their land to create Shenandoah National Park.