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The Resource Heroes and horses : tales of the Bluegrass, Philip Ardery

Heroes and horses : tales of the Bluegrass, Philip Ardery

Label
Heroes and horses : tales of the Bluegrass
Title
Heroes and horses
Title remainder
tales of the Bluegrass
Statement of responsibility
Philip Ardery
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
War hero. Lawyer. U.S. Senate candidate. Horse lover. Farm boy. Fundraiser. To this impressive list add one more role ably filled by Philip Ardery: master storyteller. Heroes and Horses presents a series of delightful vignettes evoking a way of life almost beyond recall. Bourbon County, the touchstone for Ardery's life, is the center that holds together the tales in the collection. Stories about Ardery's family home, ""Rocclicgan, "" boyhood activities on the farm, and the servants' kitchen gossip paint vivid portraits of a lost time in Kentucky's history. Though the Ardery family and most of th
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ardery, Philip
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ardery, Philip
  • Ardery, Philip
  • Horse farms
  • Bourbon County (Ky.)
  • Bluegrass Region (Ky.)
  • Bourbon County (Ky.)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Horse farms
  • Manners and customs
  • Kentucky
  • Kentucky
Label
Heroes and horses : tales of the Bluegrass, Philip Ardery
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Prologue; ONE: Rocclicgan; TWO: The Folks at Home; THREE: Bourbon County Boyhood; FOUR: Horse Country; FIVE: Ed Simms and Xalapa; SIX: Claiborne Farm; SEVEN: A Hero of World War I; EIGHT: Prich; NINE: Barton Stone and Cane Ridge; TEN: Cap'n; Epilogue
Control code
ocn903956487
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Paperback edition
Extent
1 online resource (128 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148601
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bn92
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903956487
Label
Heroes and horses : tales of the Bluegrass, Philip Ardery
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Prologue; ONE: Rocclicgan; TWO: The Folks at Home; THREE: Bourbon County Boyhood; FOUR: Horse Country; FIVE: Ed Simms and Xalapa; SIX: Claiborne Farm; SEVEN: A Hero of World War I; EIGHT: Prich; NINE: Barton Stone and Cane Ridge; TEN: Cap'n; Epilogue
Control code
ocn903956487
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Paperback edition
Extent
1 online resource (128 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148601
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bn92
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903956487

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