The Place Names of Maryland

This rich lode of Indian and ethnic (English, French, Scottish, Irish, German etc) tradition and lore is a browser’s paradise.

The Place Names of Maryland

This rich lode of Indian and ethnic (English, French, Scottish, Irish, German etc) tradition and lore is a browser’s paradise.

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The Place Names of Maryland
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Hamill Kenny
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-12-02 - Publisher: Maryland Historical Society

This rich lode of Indian and ethnic (English, French, Scottish, Irish, German etc) tradition and lore is a browser’s paradise.
Native American Placenames of the United States
Language: en
Pages: 600
Authors: William Bright
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

This volume combines historical research and linguistic fieldwork with native speakers from across the United States to present the first comprehensive, up-to-date, scholarly dictionary of American placenames derived from native languages." "Linguist William Bright assembled a team of twelve editorial consultants - experts in Native American languages - and many
The Placenames of Maryland, Their Origin and Meaning
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Hamill Kenny
Categories: Gazetteers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher:

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Appalachian Trail Names
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: David Lillard
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

This concise, alphabetical, backpack-friendly guide explains the origins of some 1100 place names hikers come across as they make their way along the Appalachian Trail. Filled with fascinating facts, surprising stories, and colourful trivia, it also offers insight into the AT's long and legendary history, as well as the history
Indian Placenames in America
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Sandy Nestor
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-07 - Publisher: McFarland

The American Indians have lost much of their land over the years, but their legacy is evident in the many places around the United States that have Indian names. Countless placenames have, however, been corrupted over time, and numerous placenames have similar spellings but different meanings. This reference work is