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Program Type: Book Discussions
Age: Adult
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Heaven's Ditch 
by Jack Kelly

A history of the construction of the Erie Canal documenting the stories of such visionaries as Sam Patch and Joseph Smith, detailing how the 360-mile waterway was built entirely by hand in challenging wilderness regions. 

Registration required: Meets at the Carriage House behind the Lombard Historical Society, just across from the Library.

Extra copies of the book are available through the Patron Services desk.