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Holden Beach Book

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"Holden Beach History"

By John F. Holden

"Holden Beach History" as experienced by John F. Holden"The story of Holden Beach …It’s beginning. Its magnificent sand dunes, its stalwart old shipwrecks, its fish shack, its fisherman, its flawless beach, and its continued existence as a quiet and wonderful place for North Carolina’s young people to grow up. It all needs to be a part of this state’s recoded history. John F. Holden has done this for us in an eloquent way." 

A. Craig Phillips, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, North Carolina.This hardback book is available at Alan Holden Vacations for $13.95 plus tax. It can be mailed to you for $18.00 including tax and mailing. Please make your checks payable to Alan Holden Vacations and give us a mailing address.Read some excerpts from both John F. Holden's history books.

 

 

"The Beginning and Development of Holden Beach

(1756-2000)"

By John F. Holden 

When I established my first business on Holden Beach in the late 1930’s, visitors and homeowners suggested that I write the history of the island. In recent years, many people have asked me to write the complete history, and I have asked myself, "Why?” Now…here it is.

This hardback book is available at Alan Holden Vacations for $15.95 plus tax. One can be mailed to you for $20.00 including tax and mailing. Please make your checks payable to Alan Holden Vacations and give us a mailing address.

 

 

"Heartening Heritage on a Carolina Crescent

By J. M.M. Holden 

"The publication of Mrs. Holden’s book on the history of churches in the Brunswick County area comes at a very unique time in the life of Methodism. Mrs. Holden provides information on early settlements and Christian services in the Coastal Carolinas. For the historian, this book is an invaluable resource about the explorers, and settlers of the Long Bay Region.”

Gwen Causey, President, Brunswick County Historical Society
This hardback book is available at Alan Holden Vacations for $17.00 plus tax. It can be mailed to you for $21.00 including tax and mailing. Please make your checks payable to Alan Holden Vacations and give us a mailing address.

 

 

 "Riverhead

By J.M.M. Holden

A softback book filled with highland heritage of North Carolina ’s mountains before the Revolutionary War through the years of development. These settlers trusted the Earth’s flowing streams to give pure water, food would come from wild game in the forests, from cattle in free range, and from hand-cleared ground on which crops would grow. 

This book is entertaining and informative. It is available at Alan Holden Vacations for $16.95 plus tax. This book can be mailed to you for $20.00 including tax and mailing. Please make your checks payable to Alan Holden Vacations and give us a mailing address.