Boston: A Topographical History

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Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1959 - Boston (Mass.) - 244 pages
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22 selected illustrations from Boston, a topographical history / by Walter M. Whitehill, photocopied and enlarged.

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User Review  - jcbrunner - LibraryThing

Combined with Kevin Lynch's Image of the City this book gives a good introduction to Boston's development which was literally raised out of the water. How small the city was up to the mid 19th century ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jlord - Goodreads

Anyone who has visited Boston has heard everything I learned from this book. It covered the perfect range of physical (built environment) and social (culture trends) courses of history to be an ... Read full review

Contents

Fittest for such as can trade into England
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The Eighteenth Century
22
The Boston of Bulfinch
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Copyright

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