Near the Long Tidal River: Readings in the Historical Geography of Central Connecticut

By: Lewis, Thomas R.

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Very Good; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 147 pages. Tiny corner crease on front; faint tanning on edges of cover. Interior clean, unmarked. Signed by author Ton Lewis with a personalized inscription. Various essays on history of Connecticut River Valley, especially Manchester Connecticut industries, including: Physical Environment; Origin and Expansion of Settlement 1630-1700; Overhang and Gambrel -- Comments on Pre-Nineteenth Century Valley House Types; Loom, Life and Landscape -- Glimpse of a New England Industrial Village (Manchester, CT); Manchester's Iron Goat; Nineteenth Century Marine Propellor Industry in Manchester; Declining Cigar Tobacco Production in Southern New England. ; ; Signed by Author

Title: Near the Long Tidal River: Readings in the Historical Geography of Central Connecticut

Author Name: Lewis, Thomas R.

Categories: Americana - New England, Americana - Connecticut, Americana: Connecticut,

Publisher: University Press of America: 1981

ISBN Number: 0819114650

ISBN Number 13: 9780819114655

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22434

Keywords: Connecticut River Historical Geography Industry Colonial Economy Central Connecticut Manchester Connecticut industrial history,