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  1. says: REVIEW Death of an Empire READ ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ê Robert Booth Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD

    REVIEW Death of an Empire Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] This man is a five star teller of anecdotes and a one star writer of history First the good the anecdotes are superb Full

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    REVIEW Death of an Empire READ ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ê Robert Booth Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD So completely disappointed by this book The subject matter is to me at least completely fascinating but it's absolutely suandered on some incredibly awkward and just clunky writing Booth somehow managed to find the least graceful way of writing almost every sentence and after the first chapter which closes with indivisible with slavery Indian clearances industrial development and manifest destiny for all which was such

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    Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD READ ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ê Robert Booth REVIEW Death of an Empire I love history and seeing this title just took hold of me Although the writer seems to have a good grasp on the history of Salem I found it a really dry read to the point my attention kept wavering I also found the moments he was describing very confusing times seemed to be switching back forth with not much sense

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    PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] REVIEW Death of an Empire Death of an Empire without a doubt is one of the strangest historical books I've ever read Indeed it was a mind blowingly strange read The good news and only the reason it got two stars is that it at its core this book speaks to an under reported and fascinating piece of US history The saga takes place roughly between the War of 1812 up to circa 1850 when Salem Massachusetts enjoyed a uniue and prosperous place as one

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    PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] Subject matter 5 starsWriting 2 starsAs a tour guide in Salem I found the stories compelling and interesting bringing detail to the

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    PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] READ ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ê Robert Booth REVIEW Death of an Empire OK the copy on this jacket grabbed me at the library Reading it after some seafaring melodrama by O'Brien and Forester I was fascinated by the detail of commercial shipping from Salem Then when the American and global economy sours a conspiracy among old monied family members sours too The true crime story is less compe

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    PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD REVIEW Death of an Empire Kind of generous giving it two stars I know the author probably put a lot of work into this My 'into trivia and hi

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    PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] An very interesting read but I don't think its effort to weave a multi stranded narrative over decades was truly successful I often found the multiple transitions and short sections in a chapter annoying or confusing

  9. says: Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD READ ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ê Robert Booth REVIEW Death of an Empire

    REVIEW Death of an Empire PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD This book wasn't perfect but I would still recommend it to anyone interested in New England history It is one of the only books out there that I know of about Salem's history that does NOT deal with the witch trials And the witch trials let's face it are played out They are very interesting and all that but come onSalem has centuries of history to delve into including a period around 1790 when it was one of the ten biggest cities in the cou

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    Robert Booth Ê 7 READ & DOWNLOAD PDF NEW [Death of an Empire] this book is great in the fact that it sheds light on a period of new england history that is both vital and often largely overlooked salem has become trivialized by the exploitation of the witch trials of the 17

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Death of an Empire

REVIEW Death of an Empire READ & DOWNLOAD Death of an Empire 107 Most readers know Salem only for the city's notorious witch trials But years later it became a very different city one that produced America's first millionaire still one of history's 75 wealthiest men and boasted a maritime. This man is a five star teller of anecdotes and a one star writer of history First the good the anecdotes are superb Full disclosure I am a Salem native and grew up hearing the names of the historical figures in the book both as people and names of streets etc It might have been riveting for someone in my position to read about these people behind the names it s hard to determine this I ll certainly never look at the Salem Common in the same way again The bad while the author does have a central dramatic point to the story it is not revealed until almost page 200 of a 297 page book I don t care if he did not have a central argument to make other history books that are general narrations about the lives of multiple people have been far expertly crafted The Mitford Sisters is a great example It felt as though I were reading well authored bits of a People magazine with snippets sprinkled here and there Any overarching structure was completely lackingHowever I cannot express how pleased I was that someone has finally written something about Salem s maritime past It is worth a read especially if you grew up in the area Enough about the 1692 witchcraft trials already this topic far interesting Kiss of Flame The Dragons Virgin Tribute #1 in the book both as people and names of streets etc It might have been riveting for someone Tyrant in my position to read about these people behind the names Split Second Thinking; Mastering the Art of Impromptu Speaking it s hard to determine this I ll certainly never look at the Salem Common Taking Shots Assassins #1 in the same way again The bad while the author does have a central dramatic point to the story Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association® it Tycoons Tender Touch Second Sisters # 3 if he did not have a central argument to make other history books that are general narrations about the lives of multiple people have been far expertly crafted The Mitford Sisters After We Collided is a great example It felt as though I were reading well authored bits of a People magazine with snippets sprinkled here and there Any overarching structure was completely lackingHowever I cannot express how pleased I was that someone has finally written something about Salem s maritime past It Hold Tight The Embrace Series #2 if you grew up Basic Documents in Medieval History in the area Enough about the 1692 witchcraft trials already this topic far UnBonded Ruth Gron #3 interesting

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REVIEW Death of an Empire READ & DOWNLOAD Death of an Empire 107 Trade that made it the country's richest city Westward expansion and the industrial revolution would eventually erode Salem's political importance but it was a shocking murder and the scandal that followed which led at last t. OK the copy on this jacket grabbed me at the library Reading it after some seafaring melodrama by O Brien and Forester I was fascinated by the detail of commercial shipping from Salem Then when the American and global economy sours a conspiracy among old monied family members sours too The true crime story is less compelling than the presentation of global seafaring The particular presentation of Daniel Webster as bought and paid for by the protagonist is particularly compelling

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REVIEW Death of an Empire READ & DOWNLOAD Death of an Empire 107 O its fall from national prominence Death of an Empire is a finely written tale of a little known but remarkably rich era of American history drawing in characters such as Nathaniel Hawthorne John uincy Adams and Daniel Webst. Kind of generous giving it two stars I know the author probably put a lot of work into this My into trivia and history boss recommended it and it looked pretty cool on the cover but the book was mostly boring filled with anecdotes breaks unconnected pieces of research he found and put into the book It was interesting for a while starting about page 200 where someone was murdered and I guess there was historical data about this event which made it a little coherent as a story As a recitation of historical facts it had lots of info and if you really wanted to learn about that era in New England you could be interested but in choosing a book to read I wouldn t recommend this one

  • Hardcover
  • 352
  • Death of an Empire
  • Robert Booth
  • English
  • 21 December 2020
  • 9780312540388