Hardcover: 130 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing Library Editions (October 27, 2014)
Product Dimensions: 6.7 x 0.4 x 9.6 inches
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Since its founding in 1651 on the western shore of the Delaware River, New Castle and its residents have shared in the making of American history. Known as the first capital of the first state, this charming town watched European powers clash over its control; welcomed William Penn when he first set foot on American soil; participated in the drama of the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, and the Civil War; and reaped the benefits of new technol...