New Burlington: The Life and Death of an American Village

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W. W. Norton & Company, 2000 - History - 272 pages
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John Baskin lived in New Burlington for its final year, commemorating and recording its residents' heartbreaking stories. The result is one of the most unique and beautiful histories ever written about rural America. This edition features a new introduction by the author.
  

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Readable oral history of New Burlington Ohio, a town now gone and covered by a lake. Read full review

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New Burlington, Ohio, has been gone for a good long time now. More than three decades. New Burlington is at the bottom of a deep reservoir created by a dam. In the year before the little town was gone ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

John Baskin is a writer and journalist. He lives in Wilmington, Ohio.

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