This best selling title for the Park Bookshop is a comprehensive guidebook to walking tours of Lower Town Harpers Ferry, Virginius Island, Maryland Heights, Loudoun Heights, and much more. In this book you will find information about all aspects of Harpers Ferry history along with historic and modern-day photographs.
In this fully-colored handbook, three explorers and their adventures are portrayed. The author gives perspectives to the several national parks that commemorate the first Spanish explorations.
This gem of a book includes a history of Harpers Ferry's rivers and tells of the mills, factories, and industry that grew out of the idea of harnessing waterpower. It also discusses floods and their impact on the town.