Historic New EnglandThursday July 19, 2018
Patricia Harris and David Lyon join us to give their tour of the top 100 National Landmarks of New England while sharing their book, Historic New England: A Tour of the Region's Top 100 National Landmarks. Ms. Harris and Mr. Lyons have highlighted the more interesting landmarks around New England, those which they consider have the most intriguing and rewarding history.
In addition to historic houses and tall ships, Historic New England examines such quirky spots as the country's oldest weather stations, carousels and sandy beaches. From Fairfield, Connecticut's Birdcraft Sanctuary to the Windjammers of Rockland, Maine, this book will appeal to the historical enthusiast, armchair traveler and both local visitors and tourists alike.
Patricia Harris and David Lyon are authors of more than thirty books on travel, food and art, including Boston, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Vermont & New Hampshire in the Food Lovers series. The can be found online at the http://hungrytravelers.com
Location: Dighton Public Library
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