Presidents, Battles, and Must-See Civil War Destinations

Exploring a Kentucky Divided

by Cameron M. Ludwick and Blair Thomas Hess

Published by: Indiana University Press

80 Pages, 5.00 x 8.00 x 0.00 in, 17 color illus., 40 b&w illus.

  • Paperback
  • 9780253038968
  • Published: March 2019

$16.00

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  • Hardcover
  • 9780253038975
  • Published: March 2019

$65.00

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  • eBook
  • 9780253038982
  • Published: March 2019

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As a border state and strategic territory, Kentucky was fiercely contested by the Union and the Confederacy and had ties to both Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis. Kentucky natives and adventure aficionados Cameron M. Ludwick and Blair Thomas Hess plot the course for a fun-filled road trip through history and across the Bluegrass State in Presidents, Battles, and Must-See Civil War Destinations.



Ludwick and Hess make planning a trip to historic Kentucky easy by exploring the history and stories behind each major site and highlighting nearby attractions you won't want to miss. Featuring step-by-step guidelines and exclusive tips on sites, monuments, and attractions from presidential homes to the best modern re-enactments, Presidents, Battles, and Must-See Civil War Destinations helps the whole family experience and enjoy history together.