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Title The Kentucky encyclopedia / John E. Kleber, editor in chief ; Thomas D. Clark, Lowell H. Harrison, James C. Klotter, associate editors
Published Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©1992


Description 1 online resource
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Kentucky: A Historical Overview by Thomas D. Clark; Guide for Readers; THE KENTUCKY ENCYCLOPEDIA; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Bibliographic Essay; Index
Summary The Kentucky Encyclopedia's 2,000-plus entries are the work of more than five hundred writers. Their subjects reflect all areas of the commonwealth and span the time from prehistoric settlement to today's headlines, recording Kentuckians' achievements in art, architecture, business, education, politics, religion, science, and sports. Biographical sketches portray all of Kentucky's governors and U.S. senators, as well as note congressmen and state and local politicians. Kentucky's impact on the national scene is registered in the lives of such figures as Carry Nation, Henry Clay, Louis Brandei
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 977-984) and index
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Subject HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- General.
SUBJECT Kentucky -- Civilization -- Encyclopedias
Subject Kentucky
Genre/Form encyclopedias.
Form Electronic book
Author Kleber, John E., 1941-
Wymer, Scott A
Kmetz, Thomas P
University Press of Kentucky.
Morehead State University. Camden-Carroll Library
Morehead State University. Institute for Regional Analysis and Public Policy
LC no. 91026146
ISBN 9780813159010