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  • The Sword of Heavenby Mikkel Aaland

    Travelers' Tales 2010; US$ 23.99

    Any attempt at peace must be attended by a knowledge of self,” discovers writer and photographer Mikkel Aaland, who grew up with a bomb shelter for a bedroom, in terror of nuclear war. At the height of the Cold War, Aaland finds himself drawn into a mysterious Shinto priest’s plan to save the world. Traveling from Norway to the Philippines, Iceland... more...

  • Pittsylvania County, Virginiaby Larry G. Aaron

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2009; US$ 12.99

    Queen of Virginia's tobacco-producing counties, one of the top five fossil sites in the world, home to heroes, adventurers, counterfeiters and innovators...Pittsylvania County's lush, rolling farmland has seen a host of significant events and personalities throughout its nearly three centuries. Join local historian and longtime resident Larry G. Aaron... more...

  • The Springs: Resort Towns of Sonoma Valleyby Michael Acker

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2017; US$ 12.99

    The Springs area of Sonoma Valley has a fascinating history going back to Spanish colonization of California, continuing through the Mexican period with Vallejo and the mid-19th-century sojourns of Hooker and Leavenworth, and moving into the flowering of the geothermal resort era in the 1880s. Eventually, the unincorporated towns of Boyes Hot Springs,... more...

  • Tybee Islandby James Mack Adams

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2000; US$ 12.99

    Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the Confederate... more...

  • Around Blair Countyby Jeffrey L. Adams

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2014; US$ 12.99

    Situated in the very heart of Pennsylvania, Blair County is bounded on the west by the formidable Allegheny Mountains. It was this natural barrier that stalled westward migration and encouraged early settlers to farm its lush, fertile valleys prior to the American Revolution. Carved out of Bedford and Huntingdon Counties in 1846, Blair County was home... more...

  • Boiseby Frank E. Aden Jr.

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2015; US$ 12.99

    Boise was founded on the Oregon Trail in 1863, shortly after the opening of Fort Boise, which was built to protect the gold that had recently been discovered in the Boise Basin around Idaho City. By the late 1800s, Boise had a very large downtown infrastructure, and it saw the addition of many multistoried buildings after 1900. In the late 1960s though... more...

  • Mackinaw Cityby Madeline Okerman Adie

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2007; US$ 12.99

    Rich in history, magnificent in scenery, and abundant in hospitality, Mackinaw City lies at the very tip of Michigan�s Lower Peninsula and is the area�s own majestic playground. From early Native American settlements, French explorers, and fur traders to Mackinaw City founding father Edgar Conkling�s vision to build a business center upon the south... more...

  • Webster Parishby John Agan

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2000; US$ 12.99

    Although Webster Parish was not founded until 1871, the settlement of the area began as early as 1818 in southern parts of the parish as well as in areas east of the parish�s lifeline, Dorcheat Bayou. The town of Minden had been the economic center of the old Claiborne Parish since the 1840s and would go on to become the seat of Webster Parish. While... more...

  • Minden Perserverance and Prideby John A. Agan

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2002; US$ 12.99

    The beautiful historic town of Minden is tucked up in the pine-filled hills of northern Louisiana. Established by Charles Hanse Veeder in 1835, a third-generation German-American originally from upstate New York, Minden rapidly earned a reputation as a town of unique character, aided by the Minden Academy and the early introduction of the Methodist,... more...

  • McKees Rocks and Stowe Townshipby Bernadette Sulzer Agreen; McKees Rocks Historical Society

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2009; US$ 12.99

    McKees Rocks and Stowe Township, just downriver from the Point of Pittsburgh, contributed significantly to the growth of steel and transportation in western Pennsylvania. In 1888, the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad, known as the �Little Giant,� built a 100-acre maintenance facility in McKees Rocks, igniting the spark to the region�s massive industrial,... more...