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East of Boston : notes from the Harbor Islands / Stephanie Schorow.

Schorow, Stephanie (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781596293793
  • ISBN: 1596293799
  • Physical Description: 158 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Charleston, SC : History Press, 2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Welcome to the Islands -- Where's the buried treasure? And other frequently asked questions -- Guns, ghosts, and garrisons on Georges Island -- Spectacle Island : from trash to triumph -- Lovells Island : so close, and yet so far -- Grape Island : a tale of the fox and the grapes -- Bumpkin Island : curing body and spirit -- The challenge of Peddocks Island -- The creature from Gallops, and the other lost islands -- Tragedy on Thompson Island -- Seeing the Light : Boston's oldest lighthouse station -- Meet the Brewsters -- The strange mercy of Rainsford Island -- The other Long Island -- The once and former islands -- The future of the Boston Harbor Islands -- Your homework assignment.

Available copies

  • 8 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library.

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0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Hamilton-Wenham Public Library 974.46 SCH (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Subject: Schorow, Stephanie > Travel > Massachusetts > Boston Harbor Islands.
Boston Harbor Islands (Mass.) > History.
Boston Harbor Islands (Mass.) > Guidebooks.
Boston Harbor Islands (Mass.) > Anecdotes.
Boston Harbor Islands (Mass.) > Description and travel.

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