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The Last Undiscovered Place
by David K. Leff
- Language: english
- Release date: May 5, 2004
- ISBN: 9780813922645 (081392264X)
- Format: hardcover, 247 pages
- Publisher: University of Virginia Press
- Author: David K. Leff
About The Book
With warmth and a keen eye for the nuances of history and place, David K. Leff offers this affectionate, insightful portrait of his adopted home of Coilinsville, Connecticut, a village that looked perfectly ordinary until he fell prey to its rhythms and charm. The town taught him a new way of seeing his environment, and through this process he discovered what many Americans long for amid the suburban sprawl decried in James H. Kunstler’s The Geography of Nowhere and many other recent books: a sense of community. When Leff began to look for a suitable place to raise a family, his criteria were familiar: an affordable fixer-upper with some historical character, pleasant neighbors, good schools, walkable streets, and attractive natural surroundings. The suburbs around Hartford were uninviting, so he settled sixteen miles away in Collinsville, a small village that grew up around — indeed was largley built by — The Collins Company, once the world’s leading maker of edge tools. Collins, which supplied the pikes for John Brown’s raid on Harpers Ferry, went out of business in 1966, and Collinsville settled into the familiar decrepitude of many New England mill towns. In spite of its half-al
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