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Story Line: Exploring the Literature of the Appalachian Trail

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Story Line: Exploring the Literature of the Appalachian Trail (Under the Sign of Nature) By Ian Marshall Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9780813917986
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Published: University of Virginia Press - April 29th, 1998

A tasty blend of literary criticism, ecocriticism, and narrative with a dash of a travel guide and a pinch of humor. Ian Marshall's story line should appeal to anyone interested in the geography, history, and literature of the Appalachian Trail. Great for literary minded thru-hikers!


Dark Specter

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Dark Specter By Michael Dibdin Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780679767237
Availability: Special Order
Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - February 3rd, 1998

Dibdin's first book set in the U.S. is also a departure in style--but it is up to the precious quality--chilling, questioning of societal values, great characters, and well written action and suspense. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


The Ragman's Memory

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The Ragman's Memory (Joe Gunther Mysteries #7) By Archer Mayor Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780979812262
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Published: Ampress - January 1st, 2007

Gunther's investigation of a missing teenage girl leads him to an elderly veteran whose memory may -- or may not -- hold a key to the solution. Joe is now living with his lover Gail Zigman who, having received her law degree, is working in the State's Attorney's office. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


Nine Months to Gettysburg: Stannard's Vermonters and the Repulse of Pickett's Charge

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Nine Months to Gettysburg: Stannard's Vermonters and the Repulse of Pickett's Charge By Howard Coffin Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780881509670
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Published: Countryman Press - September 19th, 2011

This is the story of the Second Vermont Brigade, formed to serve in the Civil War for only nine months. Shortly before their rather routine tour of duty ended, the men were sent to Gettysburg, where they were instrumental in repelling Pickett's charge. A compelling story of the Vermonters and their experiences, told largely through letters, diaries and memoirs. Illustrated. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


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