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Signs of Lancaster County: A Photographic Tour of Amish Country

Tana Reiff

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This journey through Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, captures a glimpse of Amish Country through 240 color photographs of unique signs in their natural settings. The signs and graphics of official markers, one-room schoolhouses, roadside stands, cottage industries, local trades, and many more tell the story of this special place. Zero in on the signage of one farm or one road, as well as the seasonal delights of summer and fall. See the many ways the area supports horses and the transportation and agriculture that rely on them. Join the photographer on a scenic adventure through back roads, expansive farmland, and quaint villages, with informative and entertaining anecdotes along the way. You'll discover new details every time you page through this extraordinary picture book. It's a tour of Amish country like none other. For armchair tourists, sign buffs, and photography fans alike.

Size: 11" x 8 1/2" | 240 color images | 112 pp
ISBN13: 9780764348730

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Tana Reiff is the author of more than 80 books of fiction and folktale retellings at easy reading levels, and hundreds of feature articles. Following a career in adult literacy and multimedia communications for adult education, she began exploring Lancaster County, where she has lived for over 40 years, with camera in hand. Along the way, she learned a great deal about the people and culture just around the bend.