Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Around Florence (Images of America)

February 22, 2017 by admin  
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Around Florence (Images of America) Florence, located midway on the Oregon coast, has North America’s largest stretch of dunes to the south and the most photographed headlands on the Pacific coast to the north. Although Florence is on the coast, it is a river town located on a bend of the Siuslaw River. Before the [...]

Chris Chelios: Made in America

February 4, 2017 by admin  
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Chris Chelios: Made in America From being inducted to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2013, to serving in an executive role on the Detroit Red Wings, and signing on to become an NHL analyst for Fox Sports 1, Chris Chelios has proven himself to be a man of many talents and here he tells [...]

Jonesport And Beals, ME (Images of America)

December 14, 2016 by admin  
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Jonesport And Beals, ME (Images of America) About a year after the Mayflower arrived in the NewWorld, Colonel William Beal came to America on the Fortune. He soon settled in the area of Jonesport andBeals Island. The quaint area of Jonesport and Beals, on the northern section of Maine’s shoreline, became a summer haven for [...]

The Fish That Changed America: True Stories about the People Who Made Largemouth Bass Fishing an All-American Sport

December 5, 2016 by admin  
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The Fish That Changed America: True Stories about the People Who Made Largemouth Bass Fishing an All-American Sport From boats and baits to rods and reels to tips and tactics, bass fishing has been a magnet of innovation for almost a century.Bass fishing changed from pastime to business in part because of competitive tournaments and [...]

Hatteras Blues: A Story from the Edge of America

December 2, 2016 by admin  
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Hatteras Blues: A Story from the Edge of America Used Book in Good Condition Tom Carlson tells the story of Ernal Foster and the Foster family of Hatteras Village, who gave birth to what would become the multi-million dollar charter fishing industry on the Outer Banks. Today, Ernal’s son, Captain Ernie Foster, struggles to keep [...]

Sea Isle City (NJ) (Images of America)

November 5, 2016 by admin  
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Sea Isle City (NJ) (Images of America) Used Book in Good Condition The founder of Sea Isle City, Charles K. Landis, was a man of action. He had a dream of what the ideal seashore resort should be. In the 1870s, his dream began to take shape. It has been said, “Each age is a [...]

Armed America: Portraits of Gun Owners in Their Homes

November 24, 2010 by admin  
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Armed America: Portraits of Gun Owners in Their Homes In 2004 after a fractious election in which the gun argument played a significant part, photo-journalist Kyle Cassidy hit the road to learn why so many people owned so many guns. His search for answers took him on a journey that extended over two years and [...]

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