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*Read Pdf ñ Kingston: City on the Hudson ⚷ Alf Evers, who completed this work months shy of his th birthday, was perhaps the foremost chronicler of the history and color of the Hudson Valley region Inhabited by Indians since pre history, colonized by Dutch traders in the seventeenth century, oppressed by British Colonial rule, and an important locus of action during the American Revolution, Kingston was also the home of progressive thinkers in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries A fascinating history told by the region s most distinguished historian, Kingston will delight all readers of American history and Americana I set it down for about 10 months I mean, it s a long book, and it s all about Kingston And even though Alf wrote this in his 90s and died just before completing the final touches, like completing the end notes his buddy took care of those last details , it s clearly written and very comprehensive A couple interesting facts I learned The guy responsible for the Freer museum at the Smithsonian, and in part responsible for elevating Whistler and Asian art in general was originally from Kingst I set it down for about 10 months I mean, it s a long book, and it s all about Kingston And even though Alf wrote this in his 90s and died just before completing the final touches, like completing the end notes his buddy took care of those last details , it s clearly written and very comprehensive A couple interesting facts I learned The guy responsible for the Freer museum at the Smithsonian, and in part responsible for elevating Whistler and Asian art in general was originally from Kingston Also, the dude who wrote Taps was from Esopus West Park