By: Charles P. Poland, Jr
Heritage Books, Inc: (2005)
Seller ID: P3187
Condition: 486 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2005), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 486 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
From Frontier to Suburbia is a fresh, timely, and engaging account of the history of a geographical area that reflects the birth, growth, and maturity of the United States. It presents an interesting and panoramic view of the history of Loudoun County, Virginia, from the eighteenth century frontier to today. Readers of this volume will find it an illuminating narrative that sheds additional information on rural lifestyles, ordinaries, slavery, camp meetings, the Civil War, festivals, medicine, the temperance movement, rattle-bands, urbanization, and numerous other economic, social, and politic... View More...