Short, concise history of MV. Nice pics too. The pre-Jaws chapters are the best....
Series: Brief History
Paperback: 176 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (May 4, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.3 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 2104210
Format: PDF Text TXT ebook
Martha's Vineyard is cherished by many as a summer paradise, but few know of its rich past. Descendants of the first Native American inhabitants still reside on the Vineyard. Once a critical whaling hub, the island's success drew in newcomers from around the world. Following the Civil War, land developers set their sights on attracting tourists to the island's scenic beaches, and soon thereafter, a visit from President Grant established Martha's ...