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A Selected Hudson River Bibliography

Adams, Arthur G. The Hudson Through the Years. Westwood: Lind Publications, 1983

Adams, Arthur G. The Hudson River Guidebook. New York: Fordham University Press, 1996

Bacon, Edgar Mayhew. The Hudson River: From Ocean to Source. New York: G. P. Putnam & Sons, 1903

Beers, F. W. Atlas of the Hudson River Valley From New York City to Troy, including a section of about 8 Miles in Width. New York, Watson & Co., 1891

Boynton, Captain Edward C.. History of West Point and its Military Importance during the American Revolution, and the Origin and Progress of the United States Military Academy. New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1863

Boyle, Robert. The Hudson: A Natural and Unnatural History. New York: Norton , 1979

Buckman, David Lear. Old Steamboat Days on the Hudson. New York: The Grafton Press, 1909.

Burrows, Edwin G. and Mike Wallace. Gotham A History of New York City to 1898. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999

Carmer, Carl. The Hudson. New York: Fordham University Press, 1939

Chorley, E. Clowes. History of St Philip's Church in the Highlands. New York: Edwin Gorham, 1912

Dempsey, Janet, Colette C. Fulton and James I. O'Neill. Cornwall New York: Images From the Past 1788-1920. Cornwall: Friends of the Cornwall Public Library, 1988.

Diamant, Lincoln. Chaining the Hudson: The Fight for the River in the American Revolution. New York: Carol Publishing Group, 1989

Dunwell, Frances F. The Hudson River Highlands. New York: Columbia University Press, 1991.

Green, Dr. Frank Bertangue. The History of Rockland County. New York: A.S. Barnes & Co., 1886.

Fisher, Leonard Everett. Ellis Island Gateway to the New World. New York: Holiday House, 1986.

Fritz, Jean. Traitor The Case of Benedict Arnold. New York: G. Putnam's Sons, 1981.

Hine, C.G., The West Bank of the Hudson River Albany to Tappan. Astoria, J.C. & A.L. Fawcett, Inc, 1906.

Historic Resources of the Hudson. compiled by the Hudson River Valley Commission. prepared by Lewis C. Rubenstein, Staff Historian. New York: Georgian Lithographers, 1969

Howat, John K. The Hudson River and its Painters. New York: Scenic Hudson Preservation Conference, 1972

The Hudson By Daylight Map from New York Bay to the Head of the Tide Water. New York: Wm. F. Link, 1878.

Hudson Valley Lives: Writings from the 17th century to the Present. ed. Bonnie Marranca. Woodstock: The Overlook Press, 1991

Keller, Allan. Life Along the Hudson. New York: Fordham University Press, 1997.

Lossing, Benson. The Hudson From the Wilderness to the Sea. New York: Virtue and Yorston, 1866

Myers, Kenneth. The Catskills: Painters, Writers, and Tourists in the Mountains. Yonkers: The Hudson River Museum of Westchester, 1987.

Palmer, Dave Richard. The River and the Rock: The History of the Fortress West Point, 1775-1783. New York: Greenwood Publishing Corporation, 1969

Rand McNally Hudson River Guide to Places of Interest to the Tourist & Excursionist. New York: Rand McNally & Company, 1919

Reynolds, Helen Wilkinson. Dutch Houses in the Hudson Valley Before 1776. New York: Dover Publications, Inc, 1965.

Simpson, Jeffrey. The Hudson River 1850-1918 A Photographic Portrait. Tarrytown: Sleepy Hollow Press, 1981

Stanne, Stephen, Roger Panetta and Brian Forist. The Hudson: An Illustrated Guide to the Living River. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1996

Stokes, Olivia Egleston Phelps. Letters and Memories of Susan and Anna Bartlett Warner. New York: G.P. Putnam & Sons, 1925.

Wilstach, Paul. Hudson River Landings. New York: Tudor Publishing Co.,1933

Zeinert, Karen Those Remarkable Women of the American Revolution. Brookfield: The Millbrook Press, 1996