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Bright Wings to Fly: An Appalachian Family in the Civil War Bruce  Hopkins

Bright Wings to Fly: An Appalachian Family in the Civil War

Bruce Hopkins

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ISBN : 9781893239555
Paperback
212 pages
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Historians have largely ignored the role of Eastern Kentuckians in the Civil War, and the effect of the war on mountain communities. Bruce Hopkins corrects that oversight in BRIGHT WINGS TO FLY. Here he relates the fierce struggles of the families ofMoreHistorians have largely ignored the role of Eastern Kentuckians in the Civil War, and the effect of the war on mountain communities. Bruce Hopkins corrects that oversight in BRIGHT WINGS TO FLY. Here he relates the fierce struggles of the families of Greasy Creek, broken and in poverty, as they deal with the Civil War and its aftermath.