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Author: Mike Dunn
Publisher: Polperro Heritage Press
Keywords: island, george, history, story, looe, illustrated
Number of Pages: 114
Published: 2005-03-24
ISBN-10: 0954913728
ISBN-13: 9780954913724

The Looe Island Story is the first fully illustrated history of Cornwall's most beautiful and mysterious island. Once part of a monastic settlement, St. George's or Looe Island is today owned by the Cornwall Wildlife Trust. Author Mike Dunn traces its history from earliest times, describing its inhabitants and their smuggling activities in the 18th and 19th centuries as well as the famous Atkins sisters who owned it for many years until recently. The island receives many visitors who come to enjoy its unique setting and historic past.

Author: R. Douglas-Lithgow
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: rhode, island, names, place, american, native
Number of Pages: 102
Published: 2001-04-01
ISBN-10: 1557095434
ISBN-13: 9781557095435

This dictionary of Native American places was originally published in 1909. Alphabetically arranged by Native American name, this reference work gives insight into the Native origins of Rhode Island cities, towns, rivers, streams, lakes, and other locales. What was the Narragansett territory is closely aligned with the current boundaries of the state of Rhode Island. The significance of the word Narragansett is "at the little point" or "island."

Author: L. Frank Baum
Keywords: island, sky
Number of Pages: 103
Published: 2010-11-01

Frank Baum was a famous author of children's books. He is best noted for his book The Wizard of Oz. Baum used several pen names when writing different series. He used the pen name Edith van Dyke when writing books for adolescent girls. Sky Island is the sequel to The Sea Fairies published in 1911. Trot lives in southern California where she meets a little boy with an umbrella. Button Bright uses his family's magic umbrella to go on adventures. The children want to visit a near by island but end up literally in an island in the sky. The three travelers land on the blue side of Sky Island, which

Author: Anthony aRusso
Publisher: College Prowler
Keywords: record, island, rhode, university
Number of Pages: 115
Published: 2011-03-15
ISBN-10: 1427406588
ISBN-13: 9781427406583

College guides written by students for students.University of Rhode Island Students Tell It Like It IsThis insider guide to University of Rhode Island in Kingston, RI, features more than 160 pages of in-depth information, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Written by a student at Rhode Island, this guidebook gives you the inside scoop on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan. Read both the good and the bad and discover if URI is right for you.One of nearly 500 College Prowler guides, this Rh

Author: Lucy Maud Montgomery
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Keywords: girl, story
Number of Pages: 385
Published: 2011
ISBN-10: 1440086729
ISBN-13: 9781440086724

Two young boys visiting their relatives on Prince Edward Island become entranced by Sara Stanley and the stories she tells about the island and its long-ago inhabitants.

Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Division of Math
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: island, shelter, inn, new, york, head, ram, conference, linear, algebras, june, report
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 1957
eBookDB-ID: NAP:12420

Author: Jennifer Nault
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Inc.
Keywords: island, edward, prince
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 1896990940
ISBN-13: 9781896990941

Focuses on the environment, history, industry, tourist attractions, arts, sports and cultures that make Prince Edward Island unique.
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