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Meetinghouses of Early New England

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$49.95
ISBN: 9781558499102
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Published: University of Massachusetts Press - March 31st, 2012

Serious students of early New England will be Grateful for this scholarly gem; but armchair historians should also be delighted. Both groups will appreciate the author's smooth writing style and be fascinated by the illustrations. The perfect gift for your minister, your historical society, genealogy folks, etc. P.S.- Is your church/town in appendix B? ~ Reviewed by Bill Lewis


Sending Milk: The Northeast Farms and Farmers of the Cabot Creamery Cooperative by Skye Chalmers - Book Review

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By Skye Chalmers, Stephen Kiernan (Introduction By)
$39.95
ISBN: 9780985167615
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Published: 3X120 Press - May 2012

A fantastic gift of photographs of farmers and farms of the Northeast. A rich portrait of our culture. ~ Reviewed by Chris Morrow


Exploring the Appalachian Trail: Hikes in Southern New England

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$21.95
ISBN: 9780811710657
Availability: Backordered
Published: Stackpole Books - November 2012

A wealth of useful information in a user-friendly compact book, this is an excellent guide for all hikers planning to hike the Appalachian Trail in Southern New England. The trail is presented in a continuos series of short day-hikes with directions to trail heads, elevation profiles and maps, itineraries, and info on shelters, springs, flora and fauna, and points of interest.


Dorset: In the Shadow of the Marble Mountain

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$35.00
ISBN: 9780914659440
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Published: Dorset Historical Society - December 1989

This quite readable history of a typical Vermont town stresses the untypical aspects of Dorset. Tyler Resch focuses on five topics that are of special distinction to Dorset: the four Dorset Conventions of 1775-1776; the political maneuvers that resulted in the Mt. Tabor Leg; Dorset's status as the site of the first marble quarry on the continent; the "summer people" phenomenon and a tradition of arts and artists.


The Devil's Rooming House

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$14.95
ISBN: 9780762770250
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Lyons Press - June 2011

Amy Archer-Gillian: retirement home proprietress, pious member of the community, diabolical killer. The play "Arsenic and Old Lace" was based on her story. She makes Lizzie Borden look like Mother Theresa. An enjoyable mix of true crime and history. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


The Gore

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$18.95
ISBN: 9781584650539
Availability: Special Order
Published: University Press of New England - August 2000

All of Joe Citro's books have unnerved me, but none so much as "The Gore". Something is in the forest. Something ancient. And it's been disturbed.

"Don't ever take a fence down until you know the reason it was put up". ~ G.K Chesterton

~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


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