The History Press of Charleston, S.C., has announced an e-book edition of “Remembering Camden: Stories from an Old Maine Harbor,” a 2008 independent book by Town Historian, and longtime Camden Herald columnist, Barbara F. Dyer.

Dyer’s book, which includes more than 70 images, is now available for sale via Amazon (Kindle), Barnes & Noble (Nook) and Apple’s iBookstore (iPad). The softcover book is available via

Dyer’s book traces the town’s history from its early days as a thriving shipbuilding center to its present status as a well-loved tourist destination. From Prohibition and the 1935 waterfront fire to Maine’s notorious Great Imposter, Dyer weaves a nostalgic record of Camden life prior to the tourism boom.

Dyer has been writing and lecturing on Camden history for the past 30 years including articles in the local papers and 11 books.

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