A state-by-state guide to the places that offer a unique insight into American culture 500+ All-American Family Adventures is a thoughtful handbook that will help you plan family vacations and day trips that are both entertaining and educational. Travel is one of the best ways to augment a childas formal education, and this volume offers insightful suggestions for making the most of any tripaall the while making it so much fun that your kids wonat even know theyare learning. This voluminous collection, carefully researched, includes places your family will never forgetathe most important historical sites in the country are here, as well as gems travelers might otherwise miss. The common thread is that each gives real insight into the American experience and also packs a powerful, engaging experience on its own. Also provided: budgeting tips, time-saving strategies, historical background, and an appendix of the best family-friendly lodging options.Al- though no battles were fought at Valley Forge, more than 2, 000 soldiers died here from diseaseaand many deserted. ... in large part to Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben, who had pre- viously served under Frederick the Great, king of Prussia. ... To begin the task, von Steuben wrote an original training manual for the men: Because he spoke no English, he wrote the ... CONTACT 215-493-4076, www. nps.gov/nr/travel/ delaware; 1112 River Rd., Washington Crossing PRICING $ BESTanbsp;...
|Title||:||500+ All-American Family Adventures|
|Author||:||Debbie K. Hardin|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2013-06-17|