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Green Oasis in Brooklyn free pdf Noted historian John Rousmaniere traces the history of the Evergreens Cemetery in Brooklyn, NY. Beginning with the land itself before the cemetery was founded in 1850, his engaging text shows how the forces that shaped the history of New York-population growth, immigration and growing wealth-also shaped the Evergreens. He also describes the beautiful monuments and fascinating characters that are buried there. Ken Druse's stunning color photographs demonstrate the beauty of the site and the monuments.

About John Rousmaniere

John Rousmaniere -s The author and Evergreens Cemetery are featured on NPR's All Things Considered, June 7, 2009. LINK: http: //www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1050823 John Rousmaniere's 26 books and other writing on New York and maritime subjects include AFTER THE STORM, FASTNET, FORCE 10, and histories of the Equitable Life Assurance Society, the law firm Davis Polk

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Author : John Rousmaniere
Publisher : Seapoint Books
Data Published : 01 January 2009
ISBN : 0978689941
EAN : 9780978689940
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 300 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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