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Historical Gazetteer of the United States

1st Edition

By Paul T. Hellmann


888 pages

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The first place-by-place chronology of U.S. history, this book offers the student, researcher, or traveller a handy guide to find all the most important events that have occurred at any locality in the United States.


'This reference book is unique in providing quick reference to American history by place… Recommended. General and academic collections.' - Choice

About the Author

Paul T. Hellmann is a freelance writer and geographer who most recently researched, wrote, and/or edited 33,000 entries (about one-fourth of the total) for the new Columbia Gazetteer of the World, for which he did field research in 37 states. He has also written a historical tour guide of Frederick County in Virginia and many articles for other reference books. Other work experience includes creating rural address systems for seven counties and researching address systems for the Census.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General