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American Auto Trail: Exploring America's History Along US Highways: Maryland's U.S. Highway 40 By Lyn Wilkerson
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This installment in the American Auto Trails series follows U.S. Highway 40 across the length of Maryland, from the Mason Dixon Line the state shares with Delaware, to the long mountains of the... More > Alleghanies. U.S. 40 follows the route of the Cumberland, and later the National, Road. This was the opening to the Ohio Valley and the American West. Rich in colonial and civil war history, this route provides an exciting look at our early country, during war times as well as in more peaceful ones.< Less
American Auto Trail - Florida's U.S. Highway 41 By Lyn Wilkerson
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This installment in the American Auto Trail series explores over 270 historic sites and landmarks along U.S. Highway 41 through the State of Florida. The cities of Gainesville, Tampa, Sarasota, Fort... More > Myers and Miami are explored along the way. Reference maps and GPS coordinates for listed historic sites are included.< Less
American Auto Trail: Arizona's U.S. Highways 60 and 70 By Lyn Wilkerson
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This installment in the American Auto Trails series explores the routes of U.S. 60 and 70 across central Arizona. Much of the history of the area is explored, dating from the early Native American,... More > to the Spanish, and later the American pioneers. Much of Arizona's early history is in the conflicts between the Native Americans and the intruding settlers, and in many communities which grew around the mining and ranching interests. This edition includes improved maps, text navigation, and GPS coordinates for listed historic sites.< Less
American Auto Trail: Alabama's U.S. Highway 31 By Lyn Wilkerson
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U.S. Highway 31 crosses the Tennessee Valley, climbs the western part of the Sand Mountain plateau, and traverses the more rugged region of the mineral belt through Birmingham to Calera. From there,... More > it runs through the fruit growing region of central Alabama, the fertile Black Belt, and the subtropical lowlands and pine forests of Baldwin County and enters Mobile from the east. This region is rich in American Civil War military and political history, as well as the stories of the Native Americans through the battles for Civil Rights. Come explore this cross section of the Deep South. This Second Edition includes text navigation, GPS Coordinates for Historic Sites, and an increase to over 350 listed sites and landmarks.< Less
Slow Travels: Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island By Lyn Wilkerson
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This edition of the Slow Travels series explores America's history along U.S. Highways in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. U.S. Highway 1, the route of the early Boston Post Road, hosts... More > the traveler from the New Hampshire State Line to New York. U.S. Highway 5 travels the Connecticut River Valley through Springfield and Hartford on its way to the Long Island Sound at New Haven. U.S. Highway 20 explores the expanse of Massachusetts, from Boston to Pittsfield and the New York Line. Finally, U.S. Highway 44 travels across northern Connecticut from the Rhode Island Line to New York. Detailed lists of historic sites and landmarks along these highways, as well as the cities of Boston, Providence, Newport, Hartford, and New Haven, are provided. Also included are GPS listings for the more adventurous and tech savvy. This Second edition includes additional and reformatted maps, as well as text navigation for ease of use.< Less
Slow Travels: Exploring America's History Along U.S. Highways: Virginia By Lyn Wilkerson
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This installment in our Slow Travels series explores the Commonwealth of Virginia and its history, beginning with the first permanent English settlement in the colonies. U.S. Highways 17 and 60... More > crisscross the colonial history of Virginia’s Tidewater region. The historic sites of Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown are explored by both. U.S. Highway 50 starts from the Nation’s Capitol, a route which skirts the Civil War history of Manassas before ascending the northern Blue Ridge and Winchester. U.S. Highway 15 travels the length of Virginia’s Piedmont, from the banks of the Potomac River to the North Carolina State Line. The Shenandoah Valley hosts the route of U.S. Highway 11, which travels its length before crossing the Roanoke Valley towards the panhandle and Tennessee. Finally, U.S. Highway 52 skirts the panhandle, crossing from North Carolina to West Virginia.< Less
Slow Travels - Connecticut By Lyn Wilkerson
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This edition of the Slow Travels series explores America's history along U.S. Highways in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. U.S. Highway 1, the route of the early Boston Post Road, hosts... More > the traveler from the New Hampshire State Line to New York. U.S. Highway 5 travels the Connecticut River Valley through Springfield and Hartford on its way to the Long Island Sound at New Haven. U.S. Highway 44 travels across northern Connecticut from the Rhode Island Line to New York. Detailed lists of historic sites and landmarks along these highways are provided. Also included are GPS listings for the more adventurous and tech savvy.< Less
Historical Cities - Providence By Lyn Wilkerson
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This edition of the Historical Cities series explores the many historical sites and landmarks of Providence, Rhode Island. Over 85 historical buildings, sites, houses, and other landmarks are... More > described with detailed backgrounds and easy-to-use walking and driving maps. GPS coordinates are also provided for the more tech savvy traveler. Historical information is based on the American Guide Series of the 1930's and 40's.< Less
American Auto Trail: Montana's U.S. Highway 2 By Lyn Wilkerson
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U.S. Highway 2 follows what is commonly referred to as Montana's Highline, as it travels through the more northerly regions of the State. Diverse geography lies along the route, from the high plains... More > as you cross from North Dakota, to the Rocky Mountain peaks of Glacier National Park. That geography shaped the explorer and pioneer history of Montana. Much of this region has not changed a great deal from the days of the Wild West. The second edition increases the number of historic points of interest to 148, as well as adding reference maps, GPS coordinates for listed points, and improved text navigation.< Less
America's Lost Highway: Montana's U.S. Highway 91 By Lyn Wilkerson
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This installment in the America's Lost Highway series retraces the route of U.S. Highway 91 through Montana. Replaced by Interstate 15, U.S. Highway 91 followed a scenic and historic route through... More > the center of Montana. The cities of Great Falls, Helena, and Butte lie on U.S. 91's route, which criss-crosses the path of the Lewis and Clark expedition as well as those of the Gold and Silver Rushes of the late 1800's. Even the discovery of oil is revisited along this route. The second edition includes reference maps, additional site information for Shelby and Galata, improved text navigation, and GPS coordinates for listed historic sites< Less