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The Isles of Shoals in the Age of Sail:: A Brief history
Off the picturesque shoreline of New Hampshire and Maine lie eight islands collectively known as the Isles of Shoals. Since the famous English explorer John Smith first set foot on them in 1614, the Isles of Shoals have experienced numerous changes. The once thriving fishing communities suffered many hard years before and after the American Revolution. Since the 1800s, the ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published December 17th 2007 by The History Press
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I am a writer of historical narrative, recreating the lives of people such as the explorer Captain John Smith, the English scientist Thomas Nuttall, the Swiss/Mexican explorer and scientist Jean Louis Berlandier, the missionary explorer Daniel Little, the scientist and clergyman Jeremy Belknap, the American patriot Ebenezer Hazard, and the mountaineer Captain John Evans. I write local histories of ...more