50 Hikes in Connecticut , 6th Edition by Mary Anne Hardy

50 Hikes in Connecticut (Explorer’s 50 Hikes), 6th Edition by Mary Anne Hardy
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 302 MB
Overview: Hikes and walks throughout the Nutmeg State
Leave the dense cities and tourist destinations of New England behind to explore the woods and hills of this beautiful state. Connecticut boasts a diversity of parks, sanctuaries, hills, woodlands, and wetlands, with hidden gems to satisfy hikers and explorers of all ilks. This sixth edition has been fully revised and updated to be the most comprehensive and thorough guide to Connecticut’s trails.
The hikes range in length from 1 to 13 miles, and an overview chart makes it easy to choose a hike at a glance. Each chapter includes a detailed, easy- to- read map, information on mileage and rise, a clear trail description, and a wealth of information on natural and human history you’ll encounter along the way.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Literary Connecticut by Eric D. Lehman, Amy Nawrocki

Literary Connecticut: The Hartford Wits, Mark Twain and the New Millennium by Eric D. Lehman, Amy Nawrocki
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 2.4 MB
Overview: A tour through this New England state and the many writers who have lived and worked there.

Connecticut has produced and inspired a dazzling array of literary talent. Helen Keller’s adult stomping grounds were the woods and gardens of Easton, while Eugene O’Neill’s childhood home in New London found its way into the pages of his greatest work. In this book you’ll discover the secret passage to James Merrill’s study in Stonington, and navigate Hartford’s Nook Farm neighborhood-a home and hub of inspiration to Harriet Beecher Stowe, Mark Twain, and William Gillette.

With illustrations and photos, this local literary history discusses the poets, playwrights, novelists, and others who drove the same roads, frequented the same taverns, and read the same books as many citizens of the Constitution State today.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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