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The Resource Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance, Lisa Alther

Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance, Lisa Alther

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Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance
Title
Blood feud
Title remainder
the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Alther
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A fascinating new look at the infamous story of the Hatfields and the McCoys and their blood feud that began in 1865 with the murder of Harmon McCoy, a Union soldier, by a Confederate Hatfield relative
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10132502
Cataloging source
DLC
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Alther, Lisa
Dewey number
303.6/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6446
LC item number
.B56 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hatfield family
  • McCoy family
  • Hatfield family
  • McCoy family
  • Vendetta
  • Families
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Families
  • Manners and customs
  • Vendetta
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • United States
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance
Label
Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance, Lisa Alther
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps and genealogical tables on folded dust jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : murderland -- The path to Pikeville -- Dark and bloody ground -- Border states -- Hog trial -- Montagues and Capulets of the Cumberlands -- Pawpaw murders -- Devil Anse and the hellhounds -- New Year's night massacre -- All over but the shouting -- "The Hatfields made me do it!" -- Survivors -- Other feuds -- The Corsica of America -- The inner hillbilly -- Man toys -- Epilogue : the Hatfield-McCoy industry -- Appendix : "Green are the woods" / by Abner Vance
Control code
ocn780478256
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780762779185
Lccn
2012011777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780762779185
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)780478256
Label
Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance, Lisa Alther
Publication
Note
Maps and genealogical tables on folded dust jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : murderland -- The path to Pikeville -- Dark and bloody ground -- Border states -- Hog trial -- Montagues and Capulets of the Cumberlands -- Pawpaw murders -- Devil Anse and the hellhounds -- New Year's night massacre -- All over but the shouting -- "The Hatfields made me do it!" -- Survivors -- Other feuds -- The Corsica of America -- The inner hillbilly -- Man toys -- Epilogue : the Hatfield-McCoy industry -- Appendix : "Green are the woods" / by Abner Vance
Control code
ocn780478256
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780762779185
Lccn
2012011777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780762779185
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)780478256

Library Locations

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