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Maine: The Wilder Half of New England

Maine: The Wilder Half of New England

Current price: $34.95
Publication Date: August 1st, 2023
Publisher:
Down East Books
ISBN:
9781684751723
Pages:
304
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Description

This concise, solid, and surprising overview traces 500 years of Maine history, from first contact between Native Americans and European explorers to the achievement of a Down East identity, national political power, and worldwide cultural identification. Changes in the economy, religion, ethnicity, arts, leisure, and education have all shaped Maine and Mainers, with some intriguing results.