On Fourth Lake: A Social History of Lake Mendota

On Fourth Lake: A Social History of Lake Mendota

This is the story of the people, places, and events that have shaped the shoreline of Lake Mendota, Madison's greatest lake, as we know it today. On Fourth Lake takes the reader on a guided tour around Lake Mendota, looking at the lakeshore from the water. It is richly illustrated with more than 500 maps, newspaper articles, and photographs. 

This book is a must-have for anyone who spends time on Lake Mendota or has an interest in the histor of Madison and Dane County.


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