Discover the Hidden New Jersey
List price: $18.95
Buy it from $3.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee
If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.
Learn more about our returns policy
Description: Did you know----that a New Jerseyan was the first president of the United States?--that New Jersey was the site of the first organized college football game?--that New Jersey was the location of one of the most devastating espionage attacks of World War I?--that the heroics of a New Jersey woman saved thousands of people from dying of yellow fever?These and other fascinating stores can be found in Discover the Hidden New Jersey, a treasury of New Jersey stories that celebrate the unique heritage and importance of the Garden State. Russell Roberts has scoured New Jersey, from High Point to Cape May, to bring readers a delightful potpourri of facts, essays, lists, photos, stories, and legends about New Jersey. Readers will learn how New Jersey used to be the center of the motion picture universe, the origin of the Jersey Devil and other popular tall tales, where Norman Mailer and Abbot & Costello were born, where Aaron Burr and Leo, the M-G-M lion, lie buried, and much more. Learn about the geology of New Jersey, find out about the state's ever-changing weather, and hear about some of the best places to go for the day. All this and more is in Discover the Hidden New Jersey, the ultimate New Jersey book.
Rush Rewards U
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Limited time offer:
Get the first one free!
All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 1995
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 10/1/1995
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
|New Jersey Firsts|
|The Rocks, the Land, and Other Things|
|The Sporting Life|
|Away for the Day|
|Celebrated Sons and Distinguished Daughters|
|Ghosts, Tall Tales, and Legends|
|A Town Treasury|
|When New Jersey Was Hollywood|
|It's the Natural Thing to Do|
|Roads, Bridges, and Tunnels|
|The Call of the Pines|
|Birthplaces and Burial Sites|