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Title:
Maryland
Author:
Streissguth, Thomas, 1958-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
San Diego, Calif. : Lucent Books, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781560068716
Format :
Book

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Material Type
Home Location
Status
Central Library F184 .S94 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

For nearly 150 years, the colony of Maryland was held as the personal property of a single English family, the Calverts. The political and social conflicts brought About by this proprietorship left a permanent mark on Maryland's history and divided the colony on the eve of the American Revolution.


Author Notes

Thomas Streissguth is an author who grew up in the Midwest. He worked in New York in magazines for four years and as a juvenile book editor in Minneapolis for six. He has published about 40 books of non-fiction: biographies, history, geography books, and the like. His title's include: Dracula, Cleopatra, Hoaxers and Hustlers, Jack London, and Vladmir Putin.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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