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Like the Cats of Kilkenny A True Story of the Civil War by William S. Morgan

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Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Campaigns,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • History,
  • Morgan family,
  • United States,
  • Virginia,
  • Novelty

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11872324M
ISBN 101425912028
ISBN 109781425912024
OCLC/WorldCa124103402

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Like the Cats of Kilkenny recounts the Civil War experiences of the Morgan and Brown families from the perspectives of various family members. Their many adventures and misadventures take place on an amazingly broad stage and include brushes with notable figures like . Like the Cats of Kilkenny recounts the Civil War experiences of the Morgan and Brown families from the perspectives of various family members. Their many adventures and misadventures take place on an amazingly broad stage and include brushes with notable figures like the noble Robert E. Lee and the notorious "Bloody Bill" Anderson. But for all the mindless chaos that war produces, even at the end when the metaphorical Cats of Kilkenny (the North & South) have changed fundamentally from their former selves hope endures and life goes on. This book is a good view of the lives of a Confederate family through the years of the Civil War. It is well worth a read.4/5. The Cats of Kilkenny book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(1).

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Like the Kilkenny Cats there will be nothing left but the stubs of their tails. Subject. Politics. Smith, Alfred Emanuel, Elections Catfight. elections. candidates. Democratic Party. McAdoo, William Gibbs, Creator. Iowa Center for the Book. Nursery Rhyme. There once were two cats of Kilkenny, Each thought there was one cat too many, So they fought and they fit, And they scratched and they bit, Till, excepting their nails And the tips of their tails, Instead of two cats, there weren't any. Like the cats of Kilkenny: a true story of the Civil War. [William S Morgan] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: William S Morgan. Find more information about: ISBN: X ‘ The Two Cats of Kilkenny’ is formally a limerick, and like many such rhymes, anonymous. The rhyme refers to a cruel game involving tying the tails of cats .