Are you kidding me!? What do you mean I have to wait until April 2015 for the second installment of Greg Iles's Trilogy? How have I not picked up one of this man's books before? Written during the time that Iles was recovering from a very serious automobile accident, this is his first book in 5 years; and oh, what a book! In Natchez Burning, Iles weaves a tale that takes us back to the Deep South during a very disturbing time in our nation's history; the time of the KKK and violent racial t......more
Recommended by Katherine Galbreath
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Having lived in Cecil County for nearly 20 years, I’ve often wondered who Augustine Herman was and why he had such an impact on the region. A school, a river, and numerous developments in the south county area bear the name of his estate, and Augustine Herman Highway (Route 213) is a major thoroughfare connecting north and south ends of the county. It turns out this Czech merchant has a fascinating history: he was an explorer, statesman, mapmaker, and land baron who established the Bohemia ...
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