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Voices from the century before

the odyssey of a nineteenth-century Kentucky family

by Mary Clay Berry

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Published by Arcade Pub., Distributed by Little, Brown and Co. in New York, [Boston, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky
    • Subjects:
    • Clay family.,
    • Field family.,
    • Kentucky -- History -- 1792-1865 -- Biography.,
    • Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 503-505) and index.

      StatementMary Clay Berry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT274.C57 B47 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 522 p. :
      Number of Pages522
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1003423M
      ISBN 101559703423
      LC Control Number96043083

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