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Book Recommendation: The Island at the Center of the World

Book Recommendation: The Island at the Center of the World by Russell Shorto

 

The Island at the Center of the World (2004) is the story of Dutch Manhattan and the forgotten colony that shaped America by historical narrative author Russell Shorto. This book was recommended by Lise Howe and I enjoyed reading it. Click on the links to read reviews and to learn more about the author and his books.

 

Books by Russell Shorto

 

Goodreads Review of The Island at the Center of the World

 

 

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Orchids, Conservatory Display, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA USA IMG 8041
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Comment balloon 7 commentsRoy Kelley • May 27 2016 06:55AM

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Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 3 years ago

Good morning Roy. My list of fiction is going to have a chapter two! Enjoy your day!

Posted by Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired (Wayne M Martin) over 3 years ago

This sounds like  a great book. I love the title .

Thanks for  the recommendation.

Posted by Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel (RE/MAX Centre Realtors) over 3 years ago

I will have to check out The Island at the Center of the World by Russell Shorto Roy and also a thanks to Lise Howe too

Posted by Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917 (Coldwell Banker) over 3 years ago

Thank you very much for your comments. Enjoy a good book or two this week.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 3 years ago

Sounds interesting, Roy.  I will put it on my list.

Posted by Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate (Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales) over 3 years ago

The highlight of our Father's Day weekend was a Saturday day trip to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. 

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 3 years ago

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