A history of Kentucky
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A history of Kentucky embracing gleanings, reminiscences, antiquities, natural curiosities, statistics, and biographical sketches of pioneers, soldiers, jurists, lawyers, statesmen, divines, mechanics, farmers, merchants, and other leading men of all occupations and pursuits by William B. Allen

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Published by Bradley & Gilbert in Louisville, Ky .
Written in English


  • Kentucky -- History.,
  • Green County (Ky.) -- History.

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Statementby William B. Allen ...
LC ClassificationsF451 .A43 1872a, F451 .A43 1872a
The Physical Object
Pagination449 p.
Number of Pages449
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15175817M
LC Control Number87316763

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