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A history of Baltimore County

Author: Neal A Brooks; Eric G Rockel; William C Hughes
Publisher: Towson, MD : Friends of the Towson Library, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a comprehensive narrative of the history and development of Baltimore County from its origins through the twentieth century. The authors describe major events and analyze their impact. The book also addresses the activities of women and blacks, whose contributions have often been neglected in the past, and describes occasions of city-county cooperation and differences.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brooks, Neal A., 1944-
History of Baltimore County.
Towson, Md. : Friends of the Towson Library, ©1979
(OCoLC)644761776
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neal A Brooks; Eric G Rockel; William C Hughes
ISBN: 0960232613 9780960232611
OCLC Number: 4549927
Description: viii, 555 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Early years of settlement --
The maturing county of the eighteenth century --
The era of discontent and revolution --
The politics of separation --
Turnpikes --
Railroads and street railways --
Nineteenth century industry : mills, mills, mills --
Sectionalism and Civil War --
Closing the nineteenth century --
An overview of nineteenth century towns --
The early twentieth century : optimism and disillusionment --
The pains of suburbanization --
Politics in the modern era : the decline of the machine --
A new era?
Responsibility: by Neal A. Brooks and Eric G. Rockel, with a final chapter by William C. Hughes.

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This book is a comprehensive narrative of the history and development of Baltimore County from its origins through the twentieth century. The authors describe major events and analyze their impact. The book also addresses the activities of women and blacks, whose contributions have often been neglected in the past, and describes occasions of city-county cooperation and differences.

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