The buzzel about Kentuck : settling the Promised Land /
edited by Craig Thompson Friend.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c1999.
xvi, 268 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
0813120853 (cloth : alk. paper)
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Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c1999.
0813120853 (cloth : alk. paper)
general note
Maps on lining papers.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Table of Contents
List of Illustrations
The Buzzel About Kentuckp. 1
Dependence and Autonomy
The Lower Shawnee Town on Ohio Sustaining Native Autonomy in an Indian "Republic"p. 25
Frontier Defenses and Pioneer Strategies in the Historic Settlement Erap. 57
"This Idea in Heaven" Image and Reality on the Kentucky Frontierp. 77
Enacting Expectations
Kentucky in the New Republic A Study of Distance and Connectionp. 101
"Work and Be Rich" Economy and Culture on the Bluegrass Farmp. 125
Opportunity on the Frontier South of the Greenp. 153
"The Poor Men to Starve" The Lives and Times of Workingmen in Early Lexingtonp. 175
A Revised Promised Land
The Beginnings of Afro-American Christianity Among Kentucky Baptistsp. 197
"I Cannot Believe the Gospel That Is So Much Preached" Gender, Belief, and Discipline in Baptist Religious Culturep. 217
"There We Were in Darkness, - Here We Are in Light" Kentucky Slaves and the Promised Landp. 243
About the Contributorsp. 259
Indexp. 261
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