Saratoga Springs, New York: A Brief History

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People from all walks of life came to Saratoga Springs to enjoy horse racing, gambling and other popular vices. But when the springs dried up and gambling was outlawed, the town's future was in peril. Timothy Holmes presents the history of Saratoga and examines how the town managed to avoid the slow death that threatened to overtake it.
ISBN: 9781596294523
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: New York
Series: Brief History
Images: 137
Pages: 160
Dimensions: 6.875 (w) x 9.75 (h)
Timothy Holmes is a researcher of history who assembled and wrote Saratoga Springs: A Brief History, published by The History Press. He writes about locations and themes whose significances have proved enduring over time. His career in philanthropy and forensics continues with humanitarian development projects locally and abroad.
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