Lexington, Massachusetts: From Liberty's Birthplace to Progressive Suburb (Making of America Series)

Lexington, Massachusetts: From Liberty's Birthplace to Progressive Suburb (Making of America Series)

by Richard Kollen
     
 


A quiet colonial town forever changed by the shot heard 'round the world on April 19, 1775, Lexington evolved from its famous roots and adapted to the ever-changing culture of the nation it helped create. Over the centuries, an influx of immigrants and new ideas helped shape the town from farming community to booming rail suburb and into today's diverse city that… See more details below

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A quiet colonial town forever changed by the shot heard 'round the world on April 19, 1775, Lexington evolved from its famous roots and adapted to the ever-changing culture of the nation it helped create. Over the centuries, an influx of immigrants and new ideas helped shape the town from farming community to booming rail suburb and into today's diverse city that treasures its rich heritage while striving toward a dynamic future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738524658
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
07/14/2004
Series:
Making of America Series
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,349,098
Product dimensions:
6.74(w) x 9.76(h) x 0.43(d)

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