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By David A. Berry

The Susquehannocks navigated its residences, Captain John Smith made camp on its islands and George Washington crossed its huge waters. The Susquehanna River Valley opens the place the robust Susquehanna meets the Chesapeake Bay, revealing a land of amazing good looks and storied historical past. From John O�Neill�s valiant safeguard of Havre de Grace within the warfare of 1812 to the arrivals of the B&O Railroad, Aberdeen Proving flooring, and Conawingo Dam, the zone has witnessed greatness and alter in equivalent degree. David Berry takes his readers to a spot the place background lives along such liked interests as crusing, fishing, decoy carving, and thoroughbred racing. With wit and a deft hand, Berry captures the essence of the Susquehanna River Valley�s charm.

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