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Tybee Island

By: Adams, James

Price: $13.99

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 1314


Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. Using numerous vintage photographs from the archives of the Tyb... View more info

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Tybee Island

By: Adams, James

Price: $8.79

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1315


Inscription on inside front cover in pen. - However... Includes author's signature on next page. ; Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the Confederate States of America, a... View more info

Tybee Island

By: Adams, James

Price: $4.40

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 1822


On five pages someone has written in red ink the name of people in the photographs. ; Images of America; Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the ConfederateStates of Ameri... View more info

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The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 1990

Seller ID: 246


An unsparing and hilarious account of one man's rediscovery of America and his search for the perfect small town. View more info

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Literary Savannah

By: edited by Patrick Allen

Price: $5.65

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Trinity University Press: 2011

Seller ID: 1312


The statues of Savannah's Monument Square are silent. The status of the solemn girl in Bonaventure Cemetery — made famous in John Berendt's now legendary book, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil — cannot speak. Only Savannah's literary monuments can give voice to the rich and diverse history of one of America's greatest and most visited cities. Many have written about Savannah, but few have captured the true spirit of Southern grace most often associated with he... View more info

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Historic signs of Savannah: photographs from the collection of the Georgia Historical Society

By: Gunther, Justin

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia: 2004

Seller ID: 1712


Images of America; From the cotton boom after the Civil War to Savannah's economic decline around the middle of the 20th century, the city's streetscapes were crowded with signs. In a time before strict sign regulations, business owners embellished building facades and and rooftops with extensive signage to catch the eye of pedestrians and motorists. The abundance of advertising was symbolic of Savannah's rapid growth and prosperity, but the majority of these signs were ... View more info

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Spring in Washington

By: Halle, Louis J.

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Atheneum: 1963

Seller ID: 111


A forward by Roger Tory PetersonSince first published in 1947, Spring in Washington has become a beloved classic of nature writing. It is now brought back into print, complete with the original drawings by Francis L. Jaques. "As I reflect on the multitude of books published and read over the past thirty years, I can think of none to which I have returned more often and with more constant satisfaction than Louis Halle's Halle's Spring in Washington, a mixture of orn... View more info

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Weekend Getaways around Washington, D. C. Inclding Virginia, Maryland, Deleware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia and North Carolina

By: Shoesteck, Robert

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Gretna, La, Pelican Publishing Company: 2013

Seller ID: 1093


Explore all that the nation's capitol has to offer! In its 11th edition, the popular Weekend Getaways around Washington, D. C. Continues to provide great advice for trips to the capital of the United States. Highlighting a range of exciting attractions, from museums and battlefields to pick-your-own-fruit farms and historical homes, it is the perfect all-around guide to the D. C. Region. View more info