How Kentucky became southern a tale of outlaws, horse thieves, gamblers, and breeders by Maryjean Wall

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Horse industry,
  • History,
  • Horse racing,
  • Social life and customs

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementMaryjean Wall
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF335.U6 K66 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination291 p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25201090M
ISBN 100813126053
ISBN 109780813126050
LC Control Number2010020664
OCLC/WorldCa639159484

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Wall uses her insider knowledge of horse racing as a Brand: The University Press of Kentucky. In her debut book, How Kentucky Became Southern: A Tale of Outlaws, Horse Thieves, Gamblers, and Breeders, former turf writer Maryjean Wall explores the post–Civil War world of Thoroughbred racing, before the Bluegrass region reigned supreme as the unofficial Horse Capital of the World.

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How Kentucky became southern: a tale of outlaws, horse thieves, gamblers, and breeders. [Maryjean Wall] -- Now renowned for its rich tradition of Thoroughbred breeding and racing, Kentucky was not always the center of the horse industry.

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