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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

Label
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
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vendetta
  • Families
  • Hatfield-McCoy Feud
  • Hatfield family
  • McCoy family
Label
Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance, Lisa Alther
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-273) and index
Contents
Introduction : murderland -- Origins -- The path to Pikeville -- Dark and bloody ground -- Border states -- Avengement -- 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!" -- Aftermath -- Survivors -- Other feuds -- The Corsica of America -- The inner hillbilly -- Man toys -- Epilogue: the Hatfield-McCoy industry -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix: "Green are the woods" by Abner Vance -- Endnotes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn780478256
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780762779185
Lccn
2012011777
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)780478256
  • a978736
Label
Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance, Lisa Alther
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-273) and index
Contents
Introduction : murderland -- Origins -- The path to Pikeville -- Dark and bloody ground -- Border states -- Avengement -- 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!" -- Aftermath -- Survivors -- Other feuds -- The Corsica of America -- The inner hillbilly -- Man toys -- Epilogue: the Hatfield-McCoy industry -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix: "Green are the woods" by Abner Vance -- Endnotes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn780478256
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780762779185
Lccn
2012011777
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)780478256
  • a978736

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