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A biography of one of the unsung military heroes of the American Revolution, who led the defense of Fort Stanwix in 1777 and saved the Northern Frontier for the patriot cause in 1781.
Essays on defining aspects of the Catskills as set down by the incomparable Norman Van Valkenburg, author of the popular Murder in the Catskills and other mysteries starring surveyor-sleuth Ward Eastman.
No lakes have a greater claim to a place in American history than Lake George and Lake Champlain. During the first two centuries of European habitation, these strategic waterways formed the theater for the struggle for control of North America, first between the British and the French, then between the British and the Americans. Following those wars, the lakes became an important water highway for goods coming from the resource-rich North to the cities on the Atlantic seaboard. Dr. Bellico opens up this fascinating nautical history and covers recent underwater archeological discoveries.