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New England & New York - 2020 Bestsellers - Page 2

Ghost Fleet Awakened (Excelsior Editions) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781438476728
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Published: Excelsior Editions/State University of New Yo - November 1st, 2019

In Ghost Fleet Awakened, Joseph W. Zarzynski reveals the untold story of a little-recognized sunken fleet of British warships, bateaux, from the French and Indian War (1755-1763). The story begins more than 250 years ago, when bateaux first plied the waters of Lake George, New York.


Saratoga Springs: A Centennial History Cover Image
By Field Horne (Editor)
$49.95
ISBN: 9780974798585
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Published: Kiskatom Publishing Company - June 19th, 2015

For nearly 250 years, Saratoga Springs has been one of North America’s most fabled resort towns. Until now, its story has never been told in a single volume. It began as a destination for health-seekers who came for its healing mineral waters, but soon became a center of fashionable display and the pursuit of pleasure during the summer months.


Great Camps of the Adirondacks Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9781567926422
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Published: David R. Godine Publisher - June 9th, 2020

The greatest rustic homes ever built, inside and out, by the lakes and in the forests of the Adirondacks. Includes the social and architectural history behind each camp and the highlights of design (the windows, verandas, fireplaces, doors, beds, staircases and much more) that makes each one unique.


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The History of The Hudson River Valley: From the Civil War to Modern Times Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781468311242
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Published: Abrams Press - August 23rd, 2016

Called “thoroughly informative and approachable” by The New York Times, Vernon Benjamin’s The History of the Hudson River Valley: From Wilderness to the Civil War presented nearly 250 years of the Hudson River Valley’s dynamic past with unmatched richness and detail.


Scenic Driving Vermont: Exploring the State's Most Spectacular Byways and Back Roads Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781493022410
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Published: Globe Pequot Press - February 1st, 2016

Pack up the car and enjoy gorgeous drives through some of the most spectacular scenery Vermont has to offer. This pocket-size guide is an indispensable highway companion that maps out short trips for exploring scenic byways and back roads.


The Trails of the Adirondacks: Hiking America's Original Wilderness Cover Image
By Carl Heilman, Neal Burdick (Text by), Bill McKibben (Foreword by), Adirondack Mountain Club (Contributions by)
$45.00
ISBN: 9781599621531
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Published: Welcome Books - April 16th, 2019

This official book published with the Adirondack Mountain Club celebrates America's original hiking destination through breathtaking contemporary photography, maps, rarely seen archival photos, and a text that brings the history of the trails to life.


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The Adirondacks: A History of America's First Wilderness Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780805059908
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - September 15th, 1998

His book is a romance, a story of first love between Americans and a thing they call "wilderness." For it was in the Adirondacks that masses of non-Native Americans first learned to cherish the wilderness as a place of recreation and solace.


Haunted Inns and Ghostly Getaways of Vermont (Haunted America) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781626196407
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Published: History Press (SC) - August 26th, 2014

Creaks and groans in the night remind guests that they might not be alone in Vermont's inns. Discover the history behind some of the Green Mountain State's spookiest places to spend the night. Loyal guest Mary Todd Lincoln enjoyed her annual respites at t.


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Dorset: In the Shadow of the Marble Mountain Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780914659440
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Published: Dorset Historical Society - December 1st, 1989

Town history published for the Dorset Historical Society. 1989. 405 pages. Reprinted. Edited. Softcover.


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Good Grief: Life in a Tiny Vermont Village Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781581573213
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Published: Countryman Press - October 26th, 2015

An endless New England vacation becomes a way of life for one woman and her family


Naturally Curious Day by Day: A Photographic Field Guide and Daily Visit to the Forests, Fields, and Wetlands of Eastern North America Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780811714129
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Published: Stackpole Books - November 7th, 2016

This follow-up to Naturally Curious, a National Outdoor Book Award winner, is a day-by-day account of nature observations throughout the year. Daily entries include entertaining and enlightening observations about specific animal or plant activity happening in eastern North America on that date.


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Saratoga Lost: Images of Victorian America Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781883789152
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Published: Black Dome Press - May 1st, 1998

World-famous as the Queen of Spas, Saratoga Springs entered a golden age in the Victorian years and the world flocked to its doorstep every summer. The rich and famous rubbed elbows with a growing post-Civil War middle class popularizing a new concept, the summer vacation.


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