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Author Brown, Seth.

Title It happened in Rhode Island : remarkable events that shaped history / Seth Brown.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : GPP, [2012]

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  974.5 BRO    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description ix, 133 pages : map ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series It happened in series
It happened in series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 128-130) and index.
Contents The Unsung Settler, 1635 -- Keeping a Wife from God, 1637 -- The First First Amendment, 1638 -- Rhode Island Refuge, 1660 -- King Philip's War, 1675 -- Burning in Revolution, 1772 -- Moses Frees the Slaves, 1773 -- Impatient Independence, 1776 -- Pirates of the Providence, 1779 -- Paper Panic, 1786 -- The First US Supreme Court Decision, 1791 -- Industrial Revolution, 1793 -- Arcade at the Mall, 1828 -- Dorr to Freedom, 1842 -- Powder Burns and Sideburns, 1853 -- King of the Court, 1881 -- Vampire Consumption, 1892 -- Rhode Island's Titanic, 1907 -- Like Stealing from a Babe, 1914 -- The Giant Metal Twinkies That Won the War, 1941 -- Jack and Jackie Get Married, 1953 -- Bringing Their A-Game, 1964 -- The Times Were A-Changin' for Folk, 1965 -- The Great Blizzard, 1978 -- Baseball's Longest Game, 1981 -- River Relocation, 1984 -- Diving DiPrete, 1998 -- Burning the House Down, 2003 -- The Survivor Goes Down, 2005 -- Sock It to Me, 2011 -- Rhode Island Facts and Firsts.
Subject Rhode Island -- History -- Anecdotes.
ISBN 9780762769742
0762769742

 
    
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