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Wild Women of Prescott, Arizona: Wicked
4.3 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
Arizona remained a raw, rather uncivilized territory before it became one of the last states to enter the Union. Few towns exemplify this more than Prescott. Untamed land lured those who saw an opportunity to prosper, including a number of shady ladi...
Mathew Brady: Portraits of a Nation
By Audible Studios for Bloomsbury
4.6 out of 5 stars with 196 reviews
In the 1840s and 1850s, "Brady of Broadway" was one of the most successful and acclaimed Manhattan portrait galleries. Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, Dolley Madison, Henry James as a boy with his father, Horace Greeley, Edgar Allan Poe, the Prince of Wa...
Lost Ghost Towns of Teller County
4.0 out of 5 stars with 174 reviews
Throughout Teller County, history lovers can find abandoned towns and forgotten main streets that once bustled with life and commerce. Even before Teller was carved from surrounding counties, the scenic mountains and lucrative mines of the gold rush ...
Seaside: 1920-1950 (OR) (Images of America)
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780738548944, isbn: 0738548944,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Following the great fire of 1912 through the “Daddy Train” era, Seaside grew as a holiday and summer resort. The opening of the Oregon Coast Highway from Astoria to California in the late 1920s and of Wolf Creek Highway (Sunset Highway) in the la...
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward C
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ean: 9781611209518, isbn: 161120951X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, Egan's book tells the remarkable untold story behind Edward Curtis's iconic photographs, following him throughout Indian country from desert to rainforest as he strugg...
Franklin (OH) (Images of America)
By Brand: Arcadia Publishing
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ean: 9780738534190, isbn: 0738534196,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
Franklin was first established in 1796 as a sleepy collection of cabins along the beautiful Great Miami River. When the Miami Canal came through the village in 1829, and the railroad followed in the 1870s, many new industries came to the area, and th...
Wilmington (Images of America)
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ean: 9780738584447, isbn: 0738584444,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
The first settlers began arriving in the Wilmington region in the early 1800s. Less than a decade later, in 1810, Wilmington was chosen as the county seat for the newly formed Clinton County. Although the area has long been known for its agricultural...
Kissing Sailor: The Mystery Behind the Photo that Ended WWII
4.9 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
On August 14, 1945, Alfred Eisenstaedt took a picture of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square, minutes after they heard of Japan's surrender to the United States. Two weeks later LIFE magazine published that image. It became one of the most famou...
Gardena Poker Clubs: A High-stakes History
4.9 out of 5 stars with 269 reviews
Even in the midst of the Great Depression, gamblers flocked to Gardena. Colorful individuals like Ernie Primm fought for the legalization of commercial draw poker and established six iconic card clubs that thrived for generations.
Russ Miller worke...
Fighting for Common Ground: How We Can Fix the Stalemate in Congress
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781470897604, isbn: 1470897601,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
[Read by Pam Ward] An outspoken centrist, Senator Snowe stunned Washington in February 2012 when she announced she would not seek a fourth term and offered a sharp rebuke to the Senate, citing the dispiriting gridlock and polarization. After serving ...
Broadway: A History of New York City in Thirteen Miles
By HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books
4.0 out of 5 stars with 171 reviews
Broadway takes us on a mile-by-mile journey that traces the gradual evolution of the 17th century's Brede Wegh, a muddy cow path in a backwater Dutch settlement, to the 20th century's Great White Way. We learn why one side of the street was once cons...
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