New England - Understand New England & Survival Guide (PDF Chapter)
This chapter contains the New England Today, History, New England Literature, Universities & Colleges, Directory A–Z, and Transportation chapters from Lonely Planet’s New England guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history and literature to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet... you name it. Get tips for women travellers, gay and lesbian travellers, travellers with disabilities, and travellers with kids. And get the most out of your conversations with a handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on the regional transformation facing New England today
- info on the region’s rich literary history
- full coverage of the history of New England: 400 years of political, philosophical, industrial and technological revolution
- details on the hundreds of colleges and universities that energise the region
Coverage includes: New England Today, History, New England Literature, Universities & Colleges, Directory A–Z, and Transportation.
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