From Publishers Weekly
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The writing style is superb- truly conveys the essence of the canal era. History buffs will appreciate the depth and breadth of the book, while casual readers will enjoy the... Read morePublished on January 13, 2013 by Matthew D. Hertzler
The images at the front of this book have been stripped from the kindle version, making it useless if you bought this for academic use. thanks so much for ripping me off.Published on February 20, 2012 by Jason R. Grinstead
The book is written as a gossip column. She spends too much space expressing her views on society status and her views are redundant. Read morePublished on January 6, 2005 by Gerald E. Ford
The Artificial River is one of those history books that is not only illuminating, but fun to read. Sheriff writes with an easy grace that takes you along her narrative path,... Read morePublished on September 20, 2003 by Daniel J. Linke
Sheriff spends too much time repeating interesting
facts. She seems obsessed with explaining "God and nature"
Fortunately the book is a fast read,so I did'nt... Read more
I had to write in after reading Mr. "Sonysummer's" unfair and ridiculous review of this wonderful book. Read morePublished on January 8, 2001 by Laura Moranchek