New England Notebook

New England Notebook

One Reporter, Six States, Uncommon Stories

eBook - 2013
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Looking to buy some medieval armour? In the mood for an orchestra of typewriters? Perhaps you'd like to sift through handcrafted cashmere scarves while chatting up Indiana Jones' lovely co-star? Know where to find America's oldest baseball diamond, New England's smallest town, or Grover Cleveland's impossibly-young (and spitting-image) grandson (think about it)?New England Notebook offers the answers to these questions and more in a blend of the region's most singular and noteworthy nuggets of history, people, and culture. This is a collection of colorful facts, stories and anecdotes, plus a savvy selection of unusual eats, goods, services and events. Whether it's finding a little-known museum of Titanic memorabilia, an underwater escape artist, or the smallest bar, both casual readers and dedicated lovers of all things New England will share a heartyand humoroussense of, Who knew?Written by a native New Englander and WCVB on-air reporter, New England Notebook goes beyond the merely curious, though it offers plenty of intriguing tidbits, unusual museums, fascinating characters, and many pieces of trivia and little-known facts.
Publisher: Guilford, Connecticut : GPP, 2013.
ISBN: 9780762795383
0762795387
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (pages ;,cm).

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Jul 20, 2013

If you enjoy watching Chronicle on channel 5, you will enjoy this book. Lots of interesting stories about places, and people.

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