The Hatfield & McCoy Feud: Roseanna, Juliet of the Mountains

Caught in the middle of the brutal Hatfield & McCoy feud, Roseanna McCoy's story is that of the classic girl who loved too much. Young and starry-eyed, she blinded herself to clan hatreds, and one spring afternoon, claimed Johnse Hatfield as her lover and intended husband. Little did she know how completely her happiness was doomed. Nor that she would become fuel in America's most famous, brutal feud between the Hatfields & McCoys. Before she died of a broken heart eight years later, she would become a casualty in the mountain war that left her alone, pregnant, a family traitor, bereaved of five dead siblings and betrayed by lover, parent and, at last, her own mind and body.
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