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Storms and Shipwrecks of New England
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Edward Rowe Snow, Jeremy D'Entremont, William P. Quinn
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08-15 - Publisher: Applewood Books

A classic by Edward Rowe Snow, updated by Jeremy D'Entremont, covering the pirate ship Whidah, the wreck of the City of Columbus, the Portland Gale, and the 1938 hurricane.
Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Edward Rowe Snow
Categories: Marine accidents
Type: BOOK - Published: 1943 - Publisher:

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Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast. (Third edition.) [With plates and a map.].
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Edward Rowe Snow
Categories: Marine accidents
Type: BOOK - Published: 1949 - Publisher:

Books about Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast. (Third edition.) [With plates and a map.].
The Lighthouses of New England
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Edward Rowe Snow, Jeremy D'Entremont
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08-15 - Publisher: Applewood Books

This is a reissue of one of Edward Rowe Snow's most enduring classics. First published in 1945, it relates the histories of over fifty of the region's lighthouses in rich detail. Snow gives special emphasis to the story of heroine Abbie Burgess at Maine's Matinicus Rock Light, to the rich
The Wreck of the Portland
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: J. North Conway
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The SS Portland was a solid and luxurious ship, and its loss in 1898 in a violent storm with some 200 people aboard was later remembered as “New England’s Titanic.” The Portland was one of New England's largest and most luxurious paddle steamers, and after nine years' solid performance, she