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Steve and Martha Huddy's brand new book, The Land, traces in profusely-illustrated detail the "biography" of a 13-square mile parcel of otherwise unremarkable territory in central Pennsylvania. Its significance? As WWII begins, its more than 8500-acre spread becomes home to the Pennsylvania Ordnance Works, one of more than six dozen massive, top-secret government munitions plants scattered across America. At a cost of $50 million, and endless heartbreak wrought by eminent domain land seizures, local TNT production lasted a mere 11 months. What happens during this land-plot's chaotic, whirlwind lifespan reads like a taut Hollywood thriller, replete with bootleggers, a famed American author, Watergate felons, Manhattan Project leaders and other one-time "residents" of this tract of former farmland.

The Land is a book about a time of limitless bravery, callous manipulation, breathtaking scientific advancement and collective sacrifice beyond measure, both for those in uniform, and for those who daily kept the nation's faith on the home front. The Land is a strictly-limited, signed printing of 50 soft-cover and 25 hard-cover editions. It will be on sale beginning in mid-November, 2017. You are invited to view the book's trailer at

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By Kathy M. Miller (Photographer), Kathy M. Miller
ISBN: 9780984089338
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Celtic Sunrise - October 21st, 2017

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