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The Names of Cape Cod
     

The Names of Cape Cod

by Matthew Dimock (Illustrator), Eugene Green, Brian McCauley, William Sachse
 
Learn the origins of Cape Cod's fascinating names given by Native Americans and European settlers. Hundreds of names of towns, lakes, rivers, islands, and more are listed in alphabetical format.

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Learn the origins of Cape Cod's fascinating names given by Native Americans and European settlers. Hundreds of names of towns, lakes, rivers, islands, and more are listed in alphabetical format.

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Henry David Thoreau began his 1865 book about "the bare and bended arm of Massachusetts" with a disquisition on the origin of the name "Cape Cod." In The Names of Cape Cod, coauthors Eugene Green and William Sachse pursue the task further, offering entertaining explanations of the names Cape Cod towns, neighborhoods, streets, beaches, bays, lakes, and rivers.

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ISBN-13:
9781933212845
Publisher:
Commonwealth Editions
Publication date:
11/09/2007
Series:
Names Of Series
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
609,763
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

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