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5 edition of Kentucky Blues (Cassell Military Paperbacks) found in the catalog.

Kentucky Blues (Cassell Military Paperbacks)

by Derek Robinson

  • 192 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Cassell P L C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Historical Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Historical - General,
  • FICTION_HISTORICAL,
  • FRONTIER AND PIONEER LIFE_FICTION,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • KENTUCKY_FICTION,
  • SLAVES_FICTION,
  • UNITED STATES_HISTORY_CIVIL WAR, 1861-1865_FICTION,
  • 19th century,
  • Historical fiction,
  • Kentucky,
  • Pioneers,
  • Slavery,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9480616M
    ISBN 100304365661
    ISBN 109780304365661

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But have you read about the Blue People Kentucky Blues book Kentucky. In a clear case of Kentuckians keeping things interesting again, it seems there was a woman in Kentucky, Luna Fugate who was “blue all over.” One of her relatives described Luna as, “the bluest woman I ever saw.” InLuna Fugate’s grandson (Benjamin “Benjy” Stacy) was born.

Kentucky Blues is a personal, small town take on the aftermath of the American Civil War. The good, the bad, the ugly, but always intwined with Robinson's off-center hilarity.

The characters stand out starkly and stay true to themselves. You feel their heartaches, their hatreds, and their off-kilter triumphs.

The pages in this book turn themselves/5(15). Benjamin Stacy is the last known descendant of the Fugates who was born in with this blue characteristic of the Blue Family of Kentucky and lost his blue skin tone as he grew older.

Though today Benjamin and most of the Fugate family descendants have lost their blue colouring, the tint still comes out in their skin when they are cold or.

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The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek was inspired by the true, historical blue-skinned people of Kentucky and the brave and dedicated Kentucky Pack Horse Library Service, which spanned the s and early ’40s during eastern Kentucky’s most violent era.

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[Derek Robinson] -- Weaves together the stories of the Killicks and the Hudds, two families in the backwoods town of Rock Springs, Kentucky, from before the Civil War to the years following the war's end. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

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The Fugates, a family that lived in the hills of Kentucky, commonly known as the "Blue Fugates" or the "Blue People of Kentucky", are notable for having been carriers of a genetic trait that led to the disease methemoglobinemia, which gives sufferers blue-tinged skin.

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Original source unknown, via ABC News The Blue Fugates are shown in this colorized black and white photo. When Benjamin “Benjy” Stacy was bornnurses and doctors were shocked and confused. Rather than coming out a bright shade of crimson like most babies, Benjy was born with dark blue skin.

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