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A History Lover s Guide to Richmond
  • Author : Kristin T. Thrower Stowe
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-08

Best known as the capital of the Confederacy, Richmond's history encompasses much more than the Civil War. Visit the state capitol, designed by Thomas Jefferson, and tour Shockoe Bottom, one of the city's oldest neighborhoods. Follow the route that enslaved people took from the ships to the auction block on

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History Lover s Guide to Richmond  A
  • Author : Kristin Thrower
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-10-20

Read online History Lover s Guide to Richmond A written by Kristin Thrower, published by Arcadia Publishing which was released on . Download full History Lover s Guide to Richmond A Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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A History Lover s Guide to New York City
  • Author : Alison Fortier
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016

New York is a city of superlatives. It has the largest population, greatest wealth, broadest diversity and most elegant museums in the nation. With that comes an amazing history. This tour of the Big Apple goes beyond the traditional guidebook to offer visitors and residents alike a chance to walk

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A History Lover s Guide to Norfolk
  • Author : Jaclyn A. Spainhour
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-05-10

Begun in the seventeenth century as a small settlement nestled along the Elizabeth River, Norfolk had grown into a vibrant port city by the Revolutionary War. The city spread out from early neighborhoods like the Freemason District into nineteenth-century enclaves like Ghent along the Hague. Twentieth-century Norfolk was marked by

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A History Lover s Guide to Lexington   Central Kentucky
  • Author : Foster Ockerman,Peter Brackney
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-09-28

“Give[s] a history of Lexington and the region with a special focus on the historic neighborhoods of Lexington and historic sites around the Bluegrass.” —The Kaintuckeean The Athens of the West. The Horse Capital of the World. The Home to the Greatest Tradition in College Basketball. Heart of the

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A History Lover s Guide to Louisville
  • Author : Bryan S. Bush
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-04-05

Gateway to the South. Home of the Kentucky Derby and Churchill Downs. Louisville has a rich history, beginning with the city's discovery by General George Rogers Clark. The city played an important role in the Civil War, and during the Gilded Age, it became the Bourbon Capital of the World.

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A History Lover s Guide to Baltimore
  • Author : Brennen Jensen,Tom Chalkley
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-05-31

Neither southern nor northern, Baltimore has charted its own course through the American experience. The spires of the nation's first cathedral rose into its sky, and the first blood of the Civil War fell on its streets. Here, enslaved Frederick Douglass toiled before fleeing to freedom and Billie Holiday learned

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A History Lover s Guide to Florida
  • Author : James C. Clark
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-10-05

Explorers and pirates, hurricanes and shipwrecks, movie stars and presidents—a journey through Florida’s history and a guide to the places it happened. More than any other state (except Nevada), Florida is a state of transplants—where a quarter of the population comes from outside the US, and a

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A History Lover s Guide to Washington  DC
  • Author : Alison Fortier
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-05-06

Experience the history of America’s capitol with this uniquely engaging and informative guidebook. Alternating between site visits and brief historical narratives, this guide tells the story of Washington, DC, from its origins to current times. From George Washington’s Mount Vernon to the Kennedy Center, trek through each era

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The Civil War Lover s Guide to New York City
  • Author : Bill Morgan
  • Publisher : Grub Street Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-10-19

This fascinating illustrated guide is “a must for any Civil War buff visiting or living in New York City” (New York Journal of Books). Few Americans associate New York City with the Civil War, but the most populated metropolitan area in the nation, then and now, is filled with scores

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The Garden Lover   s Guide to Houston
  • Author : Eileen Houston
  • Publisher : Texas A&M University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-10-05

The Houston area offers an abundance of resources and activities for gardeners and garden lovers, if people only know where to look: Love roses? Go to the Garden Center in Hermann Park. Want fresh vegetables? Pay in advance for a weekly supply at Central City Co-op. Can’t live without

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Food Lovers  Guide to   Philadelphia
  • Author : Iris Mccarthy
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2012-09-18

Food Lovers' Guides Indispensable handbooks to local gastronomic delights The ultimate guides to the food scene in their respective states or regions, these books provide the inside scoop on the best places to find, enjoy, and celebrate local culinary offerings. Engagingly written by local authorities, they are a one-stop for

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Insiders  Guide   to Savannah   Hilton Head
  • Author : Georgia Byrd
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2015-07-17

Insiders' Guide to Savannah and Hilton Head is the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation information to these treasured Southern cities. Written by a local (and true insider), this guide offers a personal and practical perspective that makes it a must-have guide for travelers as well as residents looking

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Food Lovers  Guide to   Virginia
  • Author : Lorraine Eaton,Jim Haag
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2014-01-14

The ultimate guide to Virginia's food scene provides the inside scoop on the best places to find, enjoy, and celebrate local culinary offerings. Written for residents and visitors alike to find producers and purveyors of tasty local specialties, as well as a rich array of other, indispensable food-related information including:

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The Garden Lover s Guide to Canada
  • Author : Larry Hodgson
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release Date : 2001

The Garden Lover's Guides were devised for gardeners on the move, profiling points of horticultural interest in various countries. Each guide lists an extensive range of practical information, including opening times, admission fees, directions, nearby sites of interest and other available facilities. Exquisitely drawn three-dimensional maps are provided for selected

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