(ePUB) Kentucky Curiosities (U.S. State Curiosities) | 9780762723270

Календарь Форумы Главный форум (ePUB) Kentucky Curiosities (U.S. State Curiosities) | 9780762723270

  • Эта тема пуста.
Просмотр 2 сообщений - с 1 по 2 (из 2 всего)
  • Автор
    Сообщения
  • #2927 Ответить
    Janelle Doherty
    Гость

    Kentucky Curiosities
    Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff

    (U.S. State Curiosities)
    by Vince Staten, Liz Serrano

    Kentucky Curiosities : READ MORE

    • Format: paperback, 224 pages
    • Author: Vince Staten, Liz Serrano
    • ISBN: 9780762723270 (0762723270)
    • Genres: travel
    • Release date: November 1, 2002
    • Publisher: Globe Pequot
    • Series: U.S. State Curiosities
    • Places: Kentucky
    • Language: english

    About The Book

    One day a year Kentucky is the most famous state in the union. That’s Kentucky Derby Day, the first Saturday in May when the annual Kentucky Derby is run at Churchill Downs. On that day, Kentucky is the home to fast horses, beautiful women, and great whiskey. For the other 364 days it is home to fast women, beautiful horses, and people recovering from too much whiskey.

    This duality — hey, we’re important today; but tomorrow we’re nothing — is a perfect reflection of a state of great contrasts.

    Kentucky is the home of the most famous people in the world, Muhammad Ali. It is also the home of the most infamous, Charles Manson (his boyhood home is in Ashland — unmarked, of course).

    Novelist Robert Penn Warren was a Kentuckian, as was gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson.

    Illinois may have Land of Lincoln on its license plates, but Kentucky was where Honest Abe was born. He just moved away rather quickly.

    These contrasts extend down to our counties: you can’t buy a drink in Bourbon County (it’s against the law to sell alchohol there) but you can in Christian County.

    Kentucky is one giant curiosity.

    Hardback book Kentucky Curiosities Vince Staten buy cheap on iOS. FB2 ebook Kentucky Curiosities read online on Booktopia. Online Kentucky Curiosities by Vince Staten download reader on Walmart. MOBI ebook Kentucky Curiosities.

    TXT book Kentucky Curiosities Vince Staten buy for iPad on Dymocks. Hardcover Kentucky Curiosities read. Paperback Kentucky Curiosities download for PC on IndieBound. EPUB book Kentucky Curiosities by Vince Staten.

    #2928 Ответить
    vaharvar
    Гость

    In Search of Tiger: A Journey Through Golf with Tiger Woods : Tom Callahan : 9781400051403

Просмотр 2 сообщений - с 1 по 2 (из 2 всего)
Ответ в теме: (ePUB) Kentucky Curiosities (U.S. State Curiosities) | 9780762723270
Ваша информация: