Suggested Reading List
Secret Providence and Newport, The Unique Guidebook to Providence and Newport's Hidden Sites, Sounds and Tastes
Author: Barbara Radcliffe Rogers • Juliette Rogers
Description: GUIDEBOOK, 2002, PAPER, 300 PAGES
A guide to the lesser known attractions of Providence and Newport, from Edgar Allen Poe's favorite garden to where to find an unexpected gathering of green parrots.
Founding Brothers, The Revolutionary Generation
Author: Joseph J. Ellis
Description: HISTORY, 2002, PAPERBACK, 304 PAGES
A riveting tale of Washington, Madison, Hamilton and especially of Jefferson and Adams. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, it's a fascinating glimpse into the early days of our country.
The Charleston, Savannah & Coastal Islands Book, A Complete Guide
Author: Cecily McMillan • Wade Spees (Photographer)
Description: GUIDEBOOK, 2011, PAPER, 320 PAGES
An excellent, locally produced travel guide mixing history, culture and anecdote with a shipload of up-to-date practical information. It does justice to this area's rich traditions and food
Wolfe at Quebec, The Man Who Won the French and Indian War
Author: Christopher Hibbert
Description: HISTORY, 1999, PAPERBACK, 208 PAGES
A history of British General James Wolfe's last year of life by the entertaining and informative author of "The Story of England." Hibbert traces the neurotic general's life through diaries, letters, ships' logs and firsthand accounts, painting an interesting portrait of the man who defeated French General Montcalm at Quebec.
Fodor’s Montreal & Quebec City
Author: Fodor’s Guides
Description: GUIDEBOOK, 2011, PAPERBACK, 356 PAGES
A practical, up-to-date guide in the popular series.
Lonely Planet Nova Scotia, New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island
Author: Karla Zimmerman
Description: GUIDEBOOK 2011 PAPERBACK 272 PAGES
This compact guide to Atlantic Canada covers Nova Scotia, New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island in detail, and includes a chapter on Newfoundland and Labrador. With maps, travel information and short essays on culture, attractions and nature.