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The Elizabeth River

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This history traces three centuries of the Elizabeth River's journey through Virginia. Rich in biodiversity, she is a living body of water that has shaped the geography of the territory and the lives of its people.
Those who named her also opened a chapter in human history, one this enduring, beautiful princess has enriched each day since. There is today much to be gleaned
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Paperback, 382 pages
Published May 1st 2007 by History Press (SC)
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M.E.G.
Dec 29, 2008 M.E.G. rated it really liked it
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I grew up on the Western Branch of this river...There is a lot more than I wanted to know in this book, but is a good lesson in Hampton Roads history as well as the river itself. Three and a half stars.
Paula
May 25, 2014 Paula rated it liked it
Interesting history of the Elizabeth River, Tidewater Virginia and Hampton Roads areas.
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A nationally known, award-winning author of 56 books of narrative nonfiction, including the widely read, award-winning No One Left Behind: The Lt. Comdr. Michael Scott Speicher Story for Dutton/NAL, Amy Waters Yarsinske received her master of planning degree from the University of Virginia School of Architecture and her bachelors of arts degrees in English and economics from Randolph-Macon Woman’s ...more
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