Welcome to ThomasDresser.com, site for Tom Dresser, author of "Mystery on the Vineyard" and other titles.
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Watch a video of Tom discussing Disaster on MVPBS' YouTube station.
"Concise in form and style, "African Americans on Martha's Vineyard" uses documentation and anecdotal evidence to piece together the Island's role during slavery, the Civil War, segregation, civil rights, and the election of the United States' first black president. Tracing certain Island lineages, Mr. Dresser guides his reader through the Vineyard's history, which was largely plagued by racial intolerance well into the 20th century."
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