Down East

Down East

An Illustrated History of Maritime Maine

Book - 2018 | Second edition
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"Paine's overview of Maine's maritime history ranges from early Native American travel and fishing to pre-Plymouth European settlements, wars, international trade, shipbuilding, boom-and-bust fisheries, immigrant quarrymen, quicklime production, yachting, and modern port facilities, all unfolding against one of the most dramatic seascapes on the planet...This edition's wide-ranging and meticulously captioned photos, paintings, maps, and illustrations complement the incisive text to provide a truly visual journey along a storied coast and through its rich history." --supplied by the publisher.
Publisher: Thomaston, ME : Tilbury House Publishers ; Bath, ME : Maine Maritime Museum, [2018]
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9780884485650
Characteristics: xvii, 262 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm


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