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The Elizabeth River

3.5  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
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
Paperback, 382 pages
Published May 1st 2007 by History Press (SC)
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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.
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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