Item #E27035 Diigging in the City of Brotherly Love: Stories from Philadephia Archeology. Rebecca yamin.

Diigging in the City of Brotherly Love: Stories from Philadephia Archeology

New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008. First edition. Hardcover. Oversied hardcover. First printing. Fine in fine, crisp dust jacket. 340 pp. with index, bibliography. A most intriguing book that explores 18th and 19th century Philadelphia through the findings of archeological excavations. The author escribed the major excavations that were undertaken beginning in 1992 as part of the redevelopment of Independence Mall and surrounding areas; the things discovered helped to form a portrait of ordinary peopel whose lives werenever recorded in history books---an accountant in the first Treasury Department; a coachmaker; an African maerican founder of St. Thomas's African Episcopal Church, and others. Fine / fine. Item #E27035
ISBN: 9780300100914

Price: $19.50

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