Download e-book for iPad: A Brief History of Smyrna, Georgia by William P. Marchione

By William P. Marchione

ISBN-10: 1609499522

ISBN-13: 9781609499525

The dynamic urban of Smyrna, Georgia, located a scant fifteen miles northwest of Atlanta, has a desirable background. In July 1864, major battles have been fought in the confines of present-day Smyrna as normal Sherman's Federal juggernaut converged at the "Gateway urban" of Atlanta. the city was once integrated in 1872 with a inhabitants of fewer than 300 citizens and excessive expectancies that swift suburban improvement might take place. It was once the arrival to the world of the aeronautics within the post-World warfare II interval that eventually generated sustained progress. Then, within the Nineteen Nineties, town reinvented itself via an competitive city renewal software spearheaded by way of its dynamic mayor, Max Bacon, and a progressive-minded urban council. sign up for writer William P. Marchione, PhD, as he recounts the attention-grabbing heritage that created Smyrna.

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