Hidden History of Midcoast Maine

Hidden History of Midcoast Maine

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From the Age of Discovery and the earliest settlement of America, Midcoast Maine has played surprising roles in Americaa€™s history. Europeans might not have survived in the New World without the Kennebec beaver trade, the lessons of the Popham Colony and the friendships Mainea€™s first settlers built. Experience the storied survival of Henry Wadsworth Longfellowa€™s military grandfather in precarious Revolutionary Maine and meet resilient, creative, noteworthy and notorious Midcoasters. Pat Higgins recounts Puritan power plays, the sea fight between the Boxer and the Enterprise, duels, U-boats and much more. Discover the fascinating and quirky bits of history that have remained hidden along the rocky coast from Portland to Acadiaa€”until now.Armored cars, tanks, submachine guns, automatic rifles, poison gas and the first serious use of submarines in warfare quickly ... a€œA greAt And ProsPerous merChAnt mArIne Is IndIsPensABlea€ Few people now realize that the United Statesanbsp;...

Title:Hidden History of Midcoast Maine
Author: Patricia M. Higgins
Publisher:The History Press - 2014-02-18

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