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Southern Farmers and Their StoriesMemory and Meaning in Oral History

Southern Farmers and Their Stories: Memory and Meaning in Oral History

Melissa Walker

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124094
eISBN:
9780813134789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124094.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The industrial expansion of the twentieth century brought with it a profound shift away from traditional agricultural modes and practices in the American South. The forces of economic ... More

Striking BackCombat in Korea, March-April 1951

Striking Back: Combat in Korea, March-April 1951

William T. Bowers (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125640
eISBN:
9780813135366
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125640.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This is the second book in a three-volume series about the Korean War, examining the fighting that occurred during the late winter and early spring of the war's first year. By the beginning of March, ... More

Style and StatusSelling Beauty to African American Women, 1920-1975

Style and Status: Selling Beauty to African American Women, 1920-1975

Susannah Walker

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124339
eISBN:
9780813134802
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124339.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Between the 1920s and the 1970s, American economic culture began to emphasize the value of consumption over production. At the same time, the rise of new mass media such as radio and television ... More

Taking the TownCollegiate and Community Culture in the Bluegrass, 1880-1917

Taking the Town: Collegiate and Community Culture in the Bluegrass, 1880-1917

Kolan Thomas Morelock

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125046
eISBN:
9780813135113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125046.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book explores culture and intellectual life in Lexington, Kentucky, at the turn of the twentieth century. Drawing on local newspapers and on the work of historians and other writers, it reveals ... More

Team 19 in VietnamAn Australian Soldier at War

Team 19 in Vietnam: An Australian Soldier at War

David Millie

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813143262
eISBN:
9780813144283
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813143262.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Australian David Millie has created a military history book from a diary and letters written during a tour of duty in South Vietnam. The narrative is about the military, political, and social ... More

The 9th Infantry Division in VietnamUnparalleled and Unequaled

The 9th Infantry Division in Vietnam: Unparalleled and Unequaled

Ira A. Hunt

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126470
eISBN:
9780813135656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126470.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Of all the military assignments in Vietnam, perhaps none was more challenging than the defense of the Mekong River Delta region. Operating deep within the Viet Cong-controlled Delta, the 9th Infantry ... More

Thirteen Women StrongThe Making of a Team

Thirteen Women Strong: The Making of a Team

Robert K. Wallace

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125152
eISBN:
9780813135052
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125152.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book chronicles the 2006–7 season of the Northern Kentucky University women's basketball team. Led by revered head coach Nancy Winstel, the Norse rallied to yet another remarkable season despite ... More

This is Home NowKentucky's Holocaust Survivors Speak

This is Home Now: Kentucky's Holocaust Survivors Speak

Arwen Donahue

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125473
eISBN:
9780813135212
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125473.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The term “Holocaust survivors” is often associated with Jewish communities in New York City or along Florida's Gold Coast. Traditionally, tales of America's Holocaust survivors, in both individual ... More

Through Mobility We ConquerThe Mechanization of U.S. Cavalry

Through Mobility We Conquer: The Mechanization of U.S. Cavalry

George F. Hofmann

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124032
eISBN:
9780813134819
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124032.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The U.S. Cavalry, which began in the nineteenth century as little more than a mounted reconnaissance and harrying force, underwent intense growing pains with the rapid technological developments of ... More

Thunder of FreedomBlack Leadership and the Transformation of 1960s Mississippi

Thunder of Freedom: Black Leadership and the Transformation of 1960s Mississippi

Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner and Cheryl Reitan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140933
eISBN:
9780813141374
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140933.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Thunder of Freedom offers a unique look at the struggle for rights and equality in one of the most active and broad-based community organizing operations in the South. Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner and her ... More

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