In this book, Mark Di Ionno invites you to join him in discovering New Jerseys rich and varied coastal heritage. Hell take you on a personal tour to explore the Sandy Hook Lighthouse and Spermaceti Cove Station, admire offbeat collections of saltwater taffy boxes and sand art in Atlantic City, spend an afternoon at Brigantine and unravel the legend of Captain Kidd, marvel at the skills of Tuckertons boatbuilders, discover New Jerseys own version of the Boston Tea Party in Greenwich, and find inspiration at Ocean Grove, a Methodist meeting place.There are crafts shows and concerts. The inside is laid out like a gallery. Fine art will be hung and nautical museum is planned. This air of elegance belies Hereforda#39;s violent and tragic past. Like any lighthouse, it was born of necessity.
|Title||:||New Jersey's Coastal Heritage|
|Author||:||Mark Di Ionno|
|Publisher||:||Rutgers University Press - 1997|