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Middle Tennessee Horse Breeding
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Perky Beisel, Rob DeHart
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-10 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Breeding fine horses has been both big business and pastime for Middle Tennesseans since settlers first entered the Cumberland Valley during the American Revolution. The fertile pastures and mild climate of the area lent itself to horse breeding, and the populace embraced the benefits. Horses functioned as the technology that
Middle Tennessee Horse Breeding
Language: en
Pages: 127
Authors: Perky Beisel, Rob Dehart
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Includes chapters on workhorses and mules, Tennessee walking horses, and kids and ponies.
Flowering of the Cumberland
Language: en
Pages: 450
Authors: Harriette Simpson Arnow
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-01 - Publisher: MSU Press

Harriette Arnow’s search for truth as early American settlers knew it began as a child—the old songs, handed-down stories, and proverbs that colored her world compelled her on a journey that informs her depiction of the Cumberland River Valley in Kentucky and Tennessee. Arnow drew from court records, wills, inventories,
Amazing Tennessee
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Theresa Jensen Lacey
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-10-19 - Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc

Amazing Tennessee offers a rare glimpse into unusual people and events in Tennessee's 200-year history. Reading like the Volunteer State's own version of Ripley's Believe It or Not, this book explores hundreds of incredible stories, facts, and tidbits of human interest.
How Kentucky Became Southern
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Maryjean Wall
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Now renowned for its rich tradition of Thoroughbred breeding and racing, Kentucky was not always the center of the hourse industry. During and after the Civil War, Kentucky was seens as a border state with a shifting identity, scorned for its violence and lawlessness. --publisher.