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Tales of the Chesapeake. by George Alfred Townsend

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Published by Mnemosyne Pub. Co. in Miami, Fla .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)

Subjects:

  • Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1880 ed.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3089.T4 T3 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination285 p.
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5073587M
LC Control Number74083904

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  Chesapeake is the rambling story of a portion of the Chesapeake Bay area from the time just before Europeans arrived until the 's. While the story began well, eventually it really did begin to ramble but also it skipped major moments in history (the Civil War is mentioned as an afterthought and the Civil Rights movement is mentioned as a /5(). Chesapeake is a novel by James A. Michener, published by Random House in The story deals with several families living in the Chesapeake Bay area around Virginia and Maryland, . Complete summary of James Michener's Chesapeake. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Chesapeake. The history of the Eastern Shore of Maryland from to demonstrates. Praise for Chesapeake “Another of James Michener’s great mines of narrative, character and lore.”—The Wall Street Journal “[A] marvelous panorama of history seen in the lives of symbolic people of the ages an emotionally and intellectually appealing book.”—The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionReviews:

The Chesapeake Tales Trio book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. All three of The Chesapeake collection of tall tales, fish /5. Praise for Chesapeake “Another of James Michener’s great mines of narrative, character and lore.”—The Wall Street Journal “[A] marvelous panorama of history seen in the lives of symbolic people of the ages An emotionally and intellectually appealing book.”—The Atlanta Journal-Constitution/5().   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Tales of the Chesapeake Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- Author: George Alfred Townsend. Tales of the Chesapeake / 5 The Swamp outlaws: 4 / 5 The life, crime, and capture of John Wilkes Booth, with a full sketch of the conspiracy of which he was the leader, and the pursuit, trial and execution of his accomplices 1 / /5(4).