From the Revolution to the World War with Mention of Adjacent Towns. ; The Shipping Days of Old Boothbay, Maine

By: Rice, George Wharton

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Lacks dust jacket. Published December, 1984 by the New England History Press in collaboration with the Boothbay Region Historical Society. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 419 pages; 463 pp. 50 illus, portraits, maps & early photos; index; photos on end papers; dj. 1984 (1938).

Until World War I the Boothbay area was a beehive of marine activity, making this a fascinating book for all those interested in the marine history of northern New England. To the many contemporary accounts gleaned from letters, maps and the like, Rice adds biographies of the early Masters and Mariners of the Boothbay region, grouped under Boothbay, Southport, Edgecomb, Westport, Wiscasset, the Upper Sheepscot, Georgetown and Bristol. If your ancestors were among them, how wonderful to find such a rich source!

Title: From the Revolution to the World War with Mention of Adjacent Towns. ; The Shipping Days of Old Boothbay, Maine

Author Name: Rice, George Wharton

Categories: Ships and the Sea Q1,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Portland , Maine, New Hampshire Pub Co: 1984

ISBN Number: 0897250540

ISBN Number 13: 9780897250542

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 4600