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The Civil War in Kentucky

3.85 of 5 stars 3.85  ·  rating details  ·  20 ratings  ·  2 reviews
" The Civil War scene in Kentucky, site of few full-scale battles, was one of crossroad skirmishes and guerrilla terror, of quick incursions against specific targets and equally quick withdrawals. Yet Kentucky was crucial to the military strategy of the war. For either side, a Kentucky held secure against the adversary would have meant easing of supply problems and an imme ...more
Hardcover, 123 pages
Published January 9th 1987 by University Press of Kentucky
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Aug 19, 2008 Art rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: anyone interested in KY History
Recommended to Art by: Dr. Carol Crowe-Carraco
Dr. Carol Crowe-Carraco recommended this book to our KY History Class. Dr. Harrison was a History Prof at WKU.
I really enjoyed this book. Made me want to read other books by Dr. Harrison and other KY authors.
A great read, especially for someone interested in the nitty gritty details of military history.
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