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Slender Is the Thread: Tales from a Country Law Office

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In a supplement to his "The American Language," H.L. Mencken encapsulated the early history of Kentucky: "What is now Kentucky was the first region beyond the mountains to be settled. Pioneers began to invade it before the Revolution, and by 1782 it had more than 30,000 population. It was originally a part of Virginia, and the effort to organize it as an independent state ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published May 26th 1992 by University Press of Kentucky (first published November 30th 1986)
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Harry Caudill was a natural born story teller and there are some gems in this delightful book.
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