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Colonial Days in Old New York is a treasure trove of facts about the life and times of the American colonists and the birth of our nation.
Renowned historian and bestselling author, Alice Morse Earle provides a vivid portrait of the daily lives of America’s early settlers in Colonial Days in Old New York. From childhood to old age, from courtship and weddings to crime and punishment, from what they ate and drank to sports and entertainment, you ll discover what life was really like in America’s colonial era. With a mix of anecdotes and intimate details, Earle brings America’s bygone days to life.
Journey into the past and experience the wonder of discovering Indian artifacts.
In Homes and Haunts of the Indians, you will discover that centuries ago many Native-Americans lived throughout New York and New Jersey–and today you can still find signs of their presence. Albert H. Heusser, a native of Paterson, New Jersey, shows how and where to look for the artifacts that still remain, and the simple pleasures of identifying and collecting them.
Test your knowledge of New York and learn a few new things with this fun collection of puzzles and trivia about the Empire State. Stuffed with fun facts, this book is an essential addition to any New York trivia lover’s library or for those who want to learn more about this beautiful and historic state.