A Meeting Of Land And Sea

Author: Director of the Harvard Forest David R Foster
ISBN: 9780300214178
Size: 58.50 MB
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An eminent ecologist shows how an iconic New England island has been shaped by nature and human history, and how its beloved landscape can be protected Full of surprises, bedecked with gorgeous photographs and maps, and supported by ...

Hidden History Of Martha S Vineyard

Author: Thomas Dresser
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 143966028X
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Celebrated local historian Thomas Dresser unearths the little-known stories that laid the foundations for the community of Martha’s Vineyard.

Martha S Vineyard Basketball

Author: Bijan C. Bayne
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442238976
Size: 18.65 MB
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Martha’s Vineyard Basketball: How a Resort League Defied Notions of Race and Class follows the rich history of basketball on the Island and tells the stories of the players and coaches themselves.

High And Dry

Author: William M. Alley
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300220383
Size: 46.14 MB
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While addressing the serious nature of groundwater problems, the book includes stories of people who are making a difference in protecting this critical resource.


Author: Anthony D'Amato
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300179383
Size: 12.80 MB
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Five thousand years ago, the hemlock collapsed as a result of abrupt global climate change. Now this iconic tree faces extinction once again because of an invasive insect, the hemlock woolly adelgid.

Before The Fall

Author: Noah Hawley
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444779788
Size: 40.93 MB
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Winner of the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Novel Selected by The Sunday Times as one of the top page-turners of summer 2017 FROM THE CREATOR OF THE AWARD WINNING FARGO AND LEGION TV SERIES 'Hawley's sublime prose glows on every page in this ...

Up Island

Author: Anne Rivers Siddons
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006175823X
Size: 62.71 MB
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When the summer season ends, Molly decides to stay on, renting a small cottage on a remote up-island pond—becoming part of an odd, new, very real family that taxes her old outworn notions.

Letters From An American Farmer

Author: J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192838988
Size: 20.55 MB
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Written by an emigrant French aristocrat turned farmer, the Letters from an American Farmer has a good claim to be regarded as the first work of American literature, at once intensely interesting in its own right, and casting a long shadow ...

New England Forests Through Time

Author: David R. Foster
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Size: 47.47 MB
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This first book based on the dioramas conveys the phenomenal history of the land, the beauty of the models, and new insights into nature.

The Banana Tree At The Gate

Author: Michael R. Dove
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300153228
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"The Hikayat Banjar," a seventeenth-century native court chronicle from Southeast Borneo, characterizes the irresistibility of natural resource wealth to outsiders as 'the banana tree at the gate'.