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Kentucky place names

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Names, Geographical -- Kentucky.,
  • Kentucky -- History, Local.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRobert M. Rennick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF449
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22316464M
    ISBN 100813115035

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