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Idyll Banter
Idyll Banter
Written by Chris Bohjalian
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400052363
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Idyll Banter
Weekly Excursions to a Very Small Town
Written by Chris Bohjalian


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2005
Price: $13.99

Years ago, Chris Bohjalian and his wife traded their Brooklyn co-op for a century-old Victorian house in Lincoln, Vermont (population 975). Bohjalian, a bestselling novelist, began chronicling life in that gloriously quirky little village with a wide variety of magazine essays and his newspaper column, “Idyll Banter.” These pieces, written over... Read more >
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A City in Terror
A City in Terror
Written by Rosalind Russell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807050330
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A City in Terror
Calvin Coolidge and the 1919 Boston Police Strike
Written by Rosalind Russell


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2005
Price: $21.00

On September 9, 1919, an American nightmare came true. The entire Boston police force deserted their posts, leaving the city virtually defenseless. Women were raped on street corners, stores were looted, and pedestrians were beaten and robbed while crowds not only looked on but cheered.

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A City in Terror
Calvin Coolidge and the 1919 Boston Police Strike
Written by Rosalind Russell


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 15, 2005
Price: $21.00

On September 9, 1919, an American nightmare came true. The entire Boston police force deserted their posts, leaving the city virtually defenseless. Women were raped on street corners, stores were looted, and pedestrians were beaten and robbed while crowds not only looked on but cheered.

The police strike and the mayhem... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Dark Tide
Dark Tide
Written by Stephen Puleo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807050217
Our Price: $16.00
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Dark Tide
The Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919
Written by Stephen Puleo


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2004
Price: $16.00

Around noon on January 15, 1919, a group of firefighters was playing cards in Boston's North End when they heard a tremendous crash. It was like roaring surf, one of them said later. Like a runaway two-horse team smashing through a fence, said another. A third firefighter jumped up from his... Read more >
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The Good City
The Good City
Edited by Emily Hiestand and Ande Zellman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807071434
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The Good City
Writers Explore 21st-century Boston
Edited by Emily Hiestand and Ande Zellman


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2004
Price: $14.00

Boston has persevered through the bad old days to thrive, and more, to make a kind of statement about the good city. The good city is innovative and fun, it is prosperous, it strives for justice and sustainability, but above all, it is alive. -From the Introduction by Paul Grogan

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Boston Sites & Insights
Boston Sites & Insights
Written by Susan Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807071359
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Boston Sites & Insights
An Essential Guide to Historic Landmarks In and Around Boston
Written by Susan Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2004
Price: $20.00

Whether you're looking for a history of one of the city's world-class museums or for a fascinating story about Boston's popular North End, Susan Wilson covers it all in Boston Sites and Insights. Divided into six sections that reflect the diversity of people, activities, and landmarks within the city, this fascinating... Read more >
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