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Guide to the Salem Witchcraft Hysteria of 1692

By: Brown, David C.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: David Brown Book Company: 1997

Edition: Fifth Printing

Our Product Number: 608055


Previous owner's name and date; 132 pages View more info

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Stamford [CT]

By: Bull, Bonnie K.

Price: $9.49

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 608121


Images of America; 128 pages View more info

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The Kennebunks in Season

By: Burr, Stephen

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 606753


Bent corner on back of book; Postcard History Series; 128 pages; Tourists have flocked to the beaches and hotels of the Kennebunks for more than one hundred years. At the dawn of the twentieth century, postcards that showcased the area's attractions were popular with visitors as mementos and as an inexpensive means of communication. Today, the historic postcards that survive provide a look back at the Kennebunks of an earlier era. The Kennebunks in Season contains almost... View more info

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Slater Mill

By: Leavitt, Sarah ; Slater Mill Historic Site.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dover, NH, Arcadia Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 607984


96 pages View more info

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Lincoln [MA]

By: Lincoln Historical Society

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 608532


Images of America; 128 pages; Lincoln was founded in 1754, when colonists in Concord and parts of Lexington and Weston joined together to form a new town. Judge Chambers Russell, Concord's representative to the General Court, christened the town Lincoln after his beloved family home of Lincolnshire, England. Shown in this pictorial of more than two hundred never-before-published photographs culled from historic archives and family collections, Lincoln evolves from its ea... View more info

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Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War

By: Philbrick, Nathaniel

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Viking:

Our Product Number: 605998


Map on endpapers. Full number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. 480 pages. From the perilous ocean crossing to the shared bounty of the first Thanksgiving, the Pilgrim settlement of New England has become enshrined as our most sacred national myth. Yet, as bestselling author Nathaniel Philbrick reveals in his spellbinding new book, the true story of the Pilgrims is much more than the well-known tale of piety and sacrifice; it is a fifty-five-year epic that is at once tragic, h... View more info

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Dark Tide: The Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919

By: Puleo, Stephen

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Beacon Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 608650


Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Black boards with brown spine imprinted in gold with title and author. Full number line 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. ; 263 pages; Shortly after noon on January 15, 1919, a fifty-foot-tall steel tank filled with 2.3 million gallons of molasses collapsed on Boston's waterfront, disgorging its contents as a fifteen-foot-high wave of molasses that briefly traveled at thirty-five miles per hour. When the tide receded, a section of the cit... View more info

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Fire & Roses: The Burning of the Charlestown Convent, 1834

By: Schultz, Nancy Lusignan

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, The Free Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 608574


Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Cream boards with brown spine imprinted with title and author in gold. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. ; 317 pages; From its founding in 1826, the convent on Mt Benedict had been roumoured to conceal physical and sexual abuse of nuns and female boarding students within its walls. In 1832 Rebecca Theresa Reed allegedly escaped and wrote a tale of women held against their will and subjected to cruel treatment by conve... View more info

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A Stitch in Time: Townshend, Vermont 1753 - 2003

By: Townshend Historical Society

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Townshend Historical Society: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 606825


Maroon cloth with spine imprinted in gold with title and author. Appendices, bibliography, index. ; 288 pages; A Stitch in Time, like an old New England quilt, is pieced together from journals, photographs, interviews, and memorabilia, to evoke the lives and acts of the people of the community that make up the larger history of the region and the nation as a whole. View more info