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The Resource Bloody Breathitt : politics and violence in the Appalachian south, T.R.C. Hutton

Bloody Breathitt : politics and violence in the Appalachian south, T.R.C. Hutton

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Bloody Breathitt : politics and violence in the Appalachian south
Title
Bloody Breathitt
Title remainder
politics and violence in the Appalachian south
Statement of responsibility
T.R.C. Hutton
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book uses the history of Breathitt County, Kentucky, to examine political violence in the United States and its interpretation in media and memory. Violence in Breathitt County, during and after the Civil War, usually reflected what was going on elsewhere in Kentucky and the American South. In turn, the types of violence recorded there corresponded with discernible political scenarios
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  • illustrations
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New directions in Southern history
Bloody Breathitt : politics and violence in the Appalachian south, T.R.C. Hutton
Label
Bloody Breathitt : politics and violence in the Appalachian south, T.R.C. Hutton
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt4cgs7z
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-413) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "The darkest and bloodiest of all the dark and bloody feud counties" -- "To them, it was no-man's land": before Breathitt was bloody -- "Suppressing the late rebellion": guerrilla fighting in a loyal state -- "The war spirit was high": scenes from an un-reconstructed county -- "The civilizing and christianizing effects of material improvement and development" -- Death of a feudal hero -- "There has always been the bitterest political feeling in the county": a courthouse ring in the age of assassination -- "The feudal wars of Eastern Kentucky will no doubt be utilized in coming years by writers of fiction": reading and writing bloody Breathitt -- Epilogue
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1 online resource (xii, 430 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299879560
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations, maps '.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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