The Feud

The Feud

The Hatfields & McCoys, the True Story

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The in-depth "true" story of this legendarily fierce--and far-reaching--clash in the heart of Appalachia.
Describes the little-known truths behind the legendary feud between two Appalachian families that ultimately killed thirteen members in a dispute that became newspaper fodder and eventually went to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, [2013]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780316167062
0316167061
Branch Call Number: HV6452.K42 H355 2013
975.44 K52f
Characteristics: xiii, 430 pages, [8] pages : illustrations, genealogical tables, maps ; 25 cm

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lbarkema Sep 21, 2015

After watching the miniseries a couple of years ago, I became very intrigued by this crazy feud between these families and across the border of West Virginia and Kentucky in the late 19th century, so I immediately added this book to my shelf. This book read very easily because the author told it ... Read More »


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lbarkema Sep 21, 2015

After watching the miniseries a couple of years ago, I became very intrigued by this crazy feud between these families and across the border of West Virginia and Kentucky in the late 19th century, so I immediately added this book to my shelf. This book read very easily because the author told it as more of a story, very linearly from beginning to end. There were a few unnecessary chapters that detailed too much about another feud going on, but other than that, it was interesting and kept me reading! Is this going to be a book that everyone should pick up? Certainly not. But if you have an interest in the Hatfield and McCoy feud, absolutely read it. I think this gives a very thorough account of the feud.

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