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Backroads & Byways of Pennsylvania: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions (Backroads & Byways)
With natives as your guides, this series leads you down the road less traveled. Pack a lunch and take off on any of these 17 drives into all corners of PA. Visit the beaches of Lake Erie or the banks of the Delaware, the Endless Mountains of the northern tier or the Amish farms of Lancaster County. Explore old mining villages, lumber towns, battlefields, college campuses, and so much more. Each trip covers history and trivia, recreation, ...
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Young Amishman Jedidiah Troyer is now a traveler. He's signed up for an emigration program that is colonizing the planet of New Pennsylvania. He just wants to start a farm and homestead on affordable land in a new Amish community. Space pioneering isn't as easy as it sounds when you're "plain." Jedidiah and his new friend Dawn arrive on New Pennsylvania in the middle of a rebel uprising, and TRACE, the resistance group that is rising up against ...
Pennsylvania 2: Non-Electric Boogaloo
Refugio Publishing, 2013
Pennsylvania 2 is a short story, 17000 words (about fifty five pages,) and it is the second in the five star rated Pennsylvania series. Jedidiah Troyer and his new friend Dawn have arrived on New Pennsylvania - in the middle of a rebel uprising. TRACE, the resistance group that is rising up against TRANSPORT, has taken on the mission of getting Jed from the City to the Amish Zone.
Refugio Publishing, 2013
Pennsylvania is a short story, 16,500 words (about forty five pages,) and it is the first in the Pennsylvania series. Jedidiah Troyer is now a traveler. He has signed up for an emigration program that is colonizing the planet of New Pennsylvania. He just wants to start a farm and homestead on affordable land in a new Amish community. Space pioneering isn't as easy as it sounds when you're "plain." Things might work out for Jed... if he ...
Pennsylvania 5: The Peaceful Kind
Refugio Publishing, 2014
Pennsylvania 5 is a short story, ~20,000 words (about 70 pages), and is the fifth and final book in the five-star-rated Pennsylvania series. This is the exciting conclusion to this bestselling series. Everything I could say would be a spoiler. The complete Omnibus edition will be out in April or early May, so you might want to wait and get the whole series under one cover. But if you've been following along... cool stuff happens in this ...
Pennsylvania: A History of the Commonwealth
Penn State University Press
The Keystone State, so nicknamed because it was geographically situated in the middle of the thirteen original colonies and played a crucial role in the founding of the United States, has remained at the heart of American history. Created partly as a safe haven for people from all walks of life, Pennsylvania is today the home of diverse cultures, religions, ethnic groups, social classes, and occupations. Many ideas, institutions, and interests ...
Rand Mcnally Easy To Read: Pennsylvania State Map
Rand McNally's Easy To Read State Folded Map is a must-have for anyone traveling in and around Pennsylvania, offering unbeatable accuracy and reliability at a great price. Our trusted cartography shows all Interstate, U.S., state, and county highways, along with clearly indicated parks, points of interest, airports, county boundaries, and streets. The easy-to-use legend and detailed index make for quick and easy location of destinations. You'll ...
Weird Pennsylvania: Your Travel Guide to Pennsylvania's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets
Praise for Weird Pennsylvania : Fun, amazing, and arrestingly illustrated.” Booklist a real fine read and can serve as a travel guide for a trek among the unusual, odd and scary parts of our weird” state.” Pennsylvania Magazine
PENNSYLVANIA What's So Great About State (Arcadia Kids)
Kate Boehm Jerome
Arcadia Kids is a new series of fun, colorful, easy-to-read books for children ages 7-11 featuring attention-grabbing cover art, inviting conversational style content, and vivid full-color images of landmarks and geography. Parents, grandparents, and savvy shoppers will appreciate the feel good factor of purchasing books that are both fun AND educational.DO YOU KNOW… WHY Pennsylvania is known as the birthplace of the nation? (Hint: It has to ...
K Is for Keystone: A Pennsylvania Alphabet (Discover America State by State)
Sleeping Bear Press
Frank Lloyd Wright's Falling Water, Gettysburg, Ben Franklin's inventions, the Liberty Bell -- there is so much to learn about Pennsylvania's history and geography. K is for Keystone is a wonderful introduction to many of Pennsylvania's unique features for readers young and old."E is for Easton A town where you can see, The birthplace of crayons and markers, In the Crayola© FACTORY." "The word Crayola© comes from the French word craie (chalk) ...
Pennsylvania Off the Beaten Path®: A Guide To Unique Places (Off the Beaten Path Series)
Globe Pequot Press
Tired of the same old tourist traps? Whether you’re a visitor or a local looking for something different, let Pennsylvania Off the Beaten Path show you the Keystone State you never knew existed. Discover extinct creepy crawlies at the Insectarium, the country’s largest bug museum. Put your car in neutral, take your foot off the brake, and feel the spooky effects of Gravity Hill. Head 150 feet underground to get an up-close look at the ...
Pennsylvania 3: All Quiet in the Amish Zone
Refugio Publishing, 2014
Pennsylvania 3 is a short story, ~20,000 words (about 75 pages), and is the third book of five in the five-star-rated Pennsylvania series. Young Amishman Jedediah Troyer and his new friend Dawn are trying to make it to the Amish Zone on New Pennsylvania - but what will life be like when they get there? The battle between Transport and TRACE escalates, and the whole war moves into a new and frightening phase.
Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
Trees of Pennsylvania Field Guide
Tree identification can be easy and enjoyable for everyone! This field guide features professional, full-page photos and comprehensive, accessible information about each tree's leaves or needles, bark, mature size, fall color, state-specific range map and more. The author's notes include helpful identification tips and interesting facts. Each book covers more than 115 common trees and is a great size for use in the field.
Tanya Lloyd Kyi
Visitors to Pennsylvania find themselves immersed in history. Gettysburg National Military Park brings the Civil War to life while the Liberty Bell stands as a symbol of independence. Pennsylvania is also home to Carnegie Hall and the Franklin Institute Science Museum. Take a tour through the past and present in this full-color book.
Modern Real Estate Practice in Pennsylvania
James L. Goldsmith Esq.
GRI, DREI Marie s. Spodek
Dearborn, A Kaplan Real Estate Education Company
Combining solid fundamentals with state information, this text is designed around Pennsylvania's 60-hour requirement. The practice exam reflects PSI style, and the Instructor Resource Guide contains an extra final exam. This twelfth edition has been completely refreshed in order to better reflect today's market needs. It contains everything a real estate prelicensing student in Pennsylvania needs to learn the subject and sit for the state and ...
Pennsylvania Ghost Towns: Uncovering the Hidden Past
Susan Hutchison Tassin
Cemeteries, abandoned buildings, and roads to nowhere are all that remain of several once-thriving towns in Pennsylvania. This guidebook profiles 46 locations that have been abandoned or left to ruin, and some that have seen new life as historic sites, with discussions on their history, daily life, fall, and current condition.
Pennsylvania Atlas and Gazetteer
Wouldn t it be nice to always have exactly the right kind of map, whatever your needs may be? You will, with the uniquely versatile DeLorme Atlas & Gazetteer Series. These topographic atlases cover individual states with the most comprehensive detail available, including back roads, backwater lakes and streams, boat ramps, forests, wetlands, trailheads, campgrounds, public lands, prime hunting and fishing spots, and countless landmarks and ...
The Pennsylvania Colony (True Books)
A True Book—The Thirteen Colonies Are you thrilled by true adventure stories? do you wonder how our founding fathers conquered the wilds of North America to create the United States? You'll experience it all in these books that tell the story of the brave men and women who escaped tyranny from across the ocean to forge a new world in 13 colonies that led to the birth of the United States of America.
Pennsylvania Breweries: 4th Edition (Breweries Series)
New and updated edition of the bestselling guide to Pennsylvania's 73 breweries and brewpubs History of brewing in the state Full information for travelers, such as lodging, nearby points of interest, and recommended bars in the area Each profile includes types of beer brewed at the site, available tours, food served, and the author's "Pick" of the best beer to try Includes special sections on hotel bars, brewing beer, beer traveling, ...
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