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By Brandon Kirk

This riveting account is the 1st complete exam of the Lincoln County feud, a quarrel so virulent it rivaled that of the notorious Hatfields and McCoys. The clash all started over own grievances among Paris Brumfield, an area distiller and bushes guy, and Cain Adkins, a preacher, instructor, medical professional, and justice of the peace. The dispute quick overtook the small Appalachian neighborhood of Hart, West Virginia, leaving no less than 4 useless and igniting a decade-long vendetta. in keeping with neighborhood and nationwide newspaper articles and oral histories supplied by means of descendants of the feudists, this strong narrative positive aspects larger-than-life characters locked in lethal clash.

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