by Brookhaven Press .
Written in English
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"Winner of the Kentucky History Award" "This book is a tour-de-force. The writing sparks with verve and fire. No course on the history of Kentucky, or on the history of education taught in Kentucky, should be without it."―William J. Morison, author of The University of Louisville "Ellis is especially well placed to write a history of education in Kentucky, because he lived so much of the 4/5(1). A History of Education in Kentucky is the only up-to-date, single-volume history of education in the commonwealth. Offering more than mere policy analysis, this comprehensive work tells the story of passionate students, teachers, and leaders who have worked for . "One-room schools once provided education to a majority of Kentucky citizens, and Montell's book relates the characteristics and attitudes of those involved. It's entertaining collection of memories allows the individual voices of the teachers to be heard once more."―Freda Klotter, teacher and co-author of A Concise History of KentuckyCited by: 2. History of Kentucky, Volume 3 History of Kentucky, William Elsey Connelley Volume 3 of History of Kentucky, Judge Charles Kerr, Editor, William Elsey Connelley: Authors: Charles Kerr, William Elsey Connelley, Ellis Merton Coulter: Editor: Charles Kerr: Publisher: American Historical Society, Original from: the New York Public Library /5(3).
This is a reprint of "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: Embracing its History, Antiquities, and Natural curiosities, geographical, statistical, and Geological Descriptions; with Anecdotes of Pioneer Life, and More than One Hundred Biographical Sketches of Distinguished Pioneers, Soldiers, Statesmen, Jurists, Lawyers, Divines, etc." originally written by Lewis Collins in Reviews: 1. History of Kentucky by Charles Kerr, , The American Historical Society edition, in English. I came across it in an effort to better locate my ancestors but have become interested in the rich history recorded in this book. The descriptions of early life in Kentucky are riveting. Selected pages. Page Page Page Page Page Other editions - View all. History of Kentucky Lewis Collins Full view - History of 5/5(2). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Collins historical sketches of Kentucky: history of Kentucky Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.
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