New York Ghost Towns: Uncovering the Hidden Past
  • New York Ghost Towns: Uncovering the Hidden Past
  • New York Ghost Towns: Uncovering the Hidden Past

New York Ghost Towns: Uncovering the Hidden Past

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by Susan Hutchison Tassin
     
 

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  • Explores towns, settlements, forts, and other areas that have been completely deserted or brought back to life as tourist attractions
  • 40 ghost towns, including Love Canal, the Oneida Community, Fort William Henry of Last of the Mohicans fame, and Bedloe's Island, which now holds the Statue of Liberty
  • Covers the history of the sites, personal interest stories
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    Overview

  • Explores towns, settlements, forts, and other areas that have been completely deserted or brought back to life as tourist attractions
  • 40 ghost towns, including Love Canal, the Oneida Community, Fort William Henry of Last of the Mohicans fame, and Bedloe's Island, which now holds the Statue of Liberty
  • Covers the history of the sites, personal interest stories, what remains today, and how to get there
  • Divided into geographical sections so readers can plan visits to multiple sites
  • Editorial Reviews

    Brent Ridge & Josh Kilmer-Purcell
    "New York Ghost Towns chronicles the souls and soul of the Empire State."

    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780811708258
    Publisher:
    Stackpole Books
    Publication date:
    05/01/2013
    Pages:
    160
    Sales rank:
    919,487
    Product dimensions:
    5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.50(d)

    Meet the Author

    Susan Hutchison Tassin is a freelance writer who lives in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

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    New York Ghost Towns: Uncovering the Hidden Past 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
    Trekker2 More than 1 year ago
    All Ms Tassin has done here is collect information from previously published works and compile them adding perhaps a new fact here or there, often incorrect historically.