Our Vanishing Landscape

Our Vanishing Landscape

Author: Eric Sloane

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486436784

Category: History

Page: 107

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This book takes readers on a leisurely journey through a bygone era with fascinating accounts of canals, corduroy roads, and turnpikes, waterwheels and icehouses, colorful road signs and their painters, circus folk, and more. Brimming with anecdotes about people and the times, this delightful narrative remains a milestone of Americana. 81 black-and-white illustrations.
Our Vanishing Landscape
Language: en
Pages: 107
Authors: Eric Sloane
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-10 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

This book takes readers on a leisurely journey through a bygone era with fascinating accounts of canals, corduroy roads, and turnpikes, waterwheels and icehouses, colorful road signs and their painters, circus folk, and more. Brimming with anecdotes about people and the times, this delightful narrative remains a milestone of Americana.
There's Magic All Around Us
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Michael Larson
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-05 - Publisher: iUniverse

I have always wanted to be a journalist. Even as a boy, I would get my mother to drive me into town to pick up sheets of newsprint at the local weekly newspaper shop. Back home with these sheets, I would sit at the kitchen table or at the desk
America's Historic Landscapes
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Ary J. Lamme
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

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Language: en
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Authors: Ary J. Lamme
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1974-02 - Publisher:

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Historic Rhode Island Farms
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Robert A. Geake
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-29 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Dating back to the colonial era, the historic barns and outbuildings of Rhode Island have withstood the test of time. From the state's early barnyard taverns to the modern-day horse and dairy farms that populate rural Rhode Island, each of these buildings has a story to tell. In the mid-eighteenth