Walking Tours of Boston's Made Land
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BeschreibungExploring Boston's past and present: 12 walks that trace the creation of the city's man-made land in the central waterfront, Back Bay, South End, Charlestown, and elsewhere.
PortraitNancy S. Seasholes is an independent scholar, a Research Fellow in the Department of Archaeology at Boston University, and periodically teaches at the Harvard University Extension School. Walking Tours of Boston's Made Land is the companion to her earlier book, Gaining Ground (MIT Press, 2003).
PressestimmenWalking Tours of Boston's Made Land is a richly detailed guide to 12 walks through land "made" as Boston's original shoreline wa filled in and expanded outward. Boston Sunday Globe "... a richly detailed guide to 12 walks through land 'made' as Boston's original shoreline was filled and expanded outward." Michael Kenney Boston Sunday Globe "[Seasholes'] guide is valuable not only for the visitor to Boston but for anyone wanting a feel for early Boston history and the creation of a port city." Library Journal
Untertitel: Empfohlen ab 18 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: MIT PR
Erscheinungsdatum: September 2006
Seitenanzahl: 212 Seiten