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Monmouth Timeline Bibliography

Cities & Towns

Bilby, Joseph G. (2009). Asbury Park: A brief history. History Press, Charleston, S.C.

 Boyd, Paul D. (2004). Atlantic Highlands: From Lenape Camps to Bayside Town.  Arcadia Publishing.

Crime

Blackwell, Jon. (2012). Notorious New Jersey: 100 Tales of Murders and Mobsters, Scandals and Scoundrels. Rivergate Books, an imprint of Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, N.J.

Dietche, Scott M. (2018). Garden State Gangland: The Rise of the Mob in New Jersey.  Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, Md.

Linderoth, Matthew R. (2010). Prohibition on the North Jersey Shore: Gangsters on Vacation. The History Press, Charleston, S.C.

Disasters

Ft. Monmouth

Heroes & Celebrities

Berryman, John (1950, 1977.)  Stephen Crane: A Critical Biography. First Cooper Square Press, New York, N.Y., P. 43-45.

Davis, Linda H.  (1998).  Badge of Courage.  Houghton Mifflin Company, New York, N.Y., P. 49-51.

Dearborn, Mary V., (1999).  Mailer: A Biography.  Houghton Mifflin Company, New York, N.Y., P. 11-16.

Fields, Armond. (2001.) James J. Corbett. McFarland & Co., Jefferson, N.C.

Lennon, J. Michael (2013).  Norman Mailer: A Double Life. Simon & Schuster, New York, N.Y., P. 7-14.

Rollyson, Carl (1991).  The Lives of Norman Mailer: A Biography.  Paragon House, New York, N.Y., P. 1-5.

History Unclassified

Geffken, Rick, and Smith, Muriel J. (2019).  Hidden History of Monmouth County.  The History Press, Charleston, S.C.

Roberts, Russell, and Youmans, Rich. (1993). Down the Jersey Shore.  Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, N.J.

Landmarks

Geffken, Rick, and Severini, George. (2017).  Lost Amusement Parks of the North Jersey Shore.  Arcadia Publishing, Charleston, S.C.

Origins

Salter, Edwin. (1890, 1997, 2001). Salter’s History of Monmouth and Ocean Counties New Jersey.  A facsimile reprint, published 2007.  Heritage Books, Inc., Westminster, Md.  

Smith, Samuel Stelle. (1983). Lewis Morris: Anglo-American Statesman.  Humanitarian Press, Inc., Atlantic Highlands, N.J.

Revolutionary War

Adelberg, Michael S. (2010). The American Revolution in Monmouth County: The Theatre of Spoil and Destruction.  The History Press, Charleston, S.C.

Adelberg, Michael S. (2010). The Razing of Tinton Falls: Voices from the American Revolution.  The History Press, Charleston, S.C.

Allen, Thomas B. (2010). Tories: Fighting for the King in America’s First Civil War.  HarperCollins, New York, N.Y.

Jasanoff, Maya. (2011). Liberty’s Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World.  Alfred A. Knopf, New York, N.Y.

Lender, Mark E., & Stone, Garry W. (2016). Fatal Sunday. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, Okla.

Science

Ships & Shipwrecks

Nagiewicz, Stephen D.(2016). Hidden History of Maritime New Jersey.  The History Press, Charleston, S.C.

Reuseille, Leon (1975). Steam Vessels Built in Old Monmouth 1841 – 1894. J. I. Farley Printing Service, Inc., Brick Township, N.J.

Sports

Thomas Alva Edison

Morris, Edmund.  (2019).  Edison.  Random House, New York, N.Y.

Baldwin, Neil.  (1995).  Edison: Inventing the Century.  Hyperion, New York, N.Y.

U.S. Presidents

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