Wouldn't it be great to be part of that famous Thanksgiving feast at Plymouth Plantation back in 1621? Then join the Time-Traveling Twins as they sit down to an enormous FOUR-DAY feast, complete with puddings, pompions, pottages, and, of course, turkeys. Meet Squanto and the other Native Americans. Help with the harvest. Find out what it was like to be a Pilgrim. Once again, historian Diane Stanley's fun and impeccably researched text is brought to life by Holly Berry's accessible illustrations. Word
Plymouth, famous as the landing place of the Pilgrims in 1620, conjures images of quaintly clad settlers, the first Thanksgiving, and Plymouth Rock. Known as "America's Hometown," Plymouth is the nation's longest enduring English settlement, still thriving four centuries after its founding. In the 19th century, Plymouth became an industrial center with the largest rope-making factory in the world. Immigrant workers revitalized the old Yankee town, making its modern character as much blue collar as blue
A Quest for Freedom All Americans are familiar with the story of the Pilgrims—persecuted for their religion in the Old World, they crossed the ocean to settle in a wild and dangerous land. But for most of us, the story ends after their brutal first winter at Plymouth with a supposedly peaceful encounter with the Native Americans and a happy Thanksgiving. Now, through the vivid memoirs, letters, and personal accounts in The Pilgrim Chronicles , you will discover the full, compelling story of their anguished
From lifelong car enthusiast and photographer Mike Mueller comes the most expansive overview of Chrysler Corporation’s muscle cars ever published. It’s no secret that Dodge and Plymouth have been responsible for some of history’s most iconic muscle cars— a resume including the immortal Road Runner, Dodge Daytona, Hemi ’Cuda, Challenger T/A, Charger, Super Bee, Super Bird, and GTX. These cars, often referred to as “Mopars” (short for “Motor Parts,” Chrysler’s parts division), defined the golden age of the
Haynes offers the best coverage for cars, trucks, vans, SUVs and motorcycles on the market today. Each manual contains easy to follow step-by-step instructions linked to hundreds of photographs and illustrations. Included in every manual: troubleshooting section to help identify specific problems; tips that give valuable short cuts to make the job easier and eliminate the need for special tools; notes, cautions and warnings for the home mechanic; color spark plug diagnosis and an easy to use index. This
Plymouth is best known as the Pilgrim landing place, but history did not stop when the dishes were cleared away from the first Thanksgiving. A prosperous fishing village before the War of 1812, Plymouth developed mills and factories to line its modest brooks during the Industrial Revolution, and elegant dwellings were built to replace humble Colonial homes. Steamboats and the railway brought waves of immigrants and summer visitors, transforming the small Yankee village into a bustling town. Later, the mills
Plymouth County in Massachusetts is peppered with scenic ponds, pine forests, cranberry bogs, and beaches. The author included over 70 hikes that he explored over a period of 7 years in Plymouth, Duxbury, Pembroke, Sagamore, Sandwich, and Wareham. For each area and hike the book gives directions with a GPS address, features, difficulty, instructions, and Google map with the hike overlaid. Many of the hikes include historical or descriptive background material on the features of the hike.
Plymouth is known world-wide because of the Pilgrim story and its considerable significance for the history of the United States. Visitors have made their own pilgrimages to Plymouth for hundreds of years to "see where it all began", gaze at Plymouth Rock, and visit Pilgrim Hall and Plimoth Plantation. However, Plymouth isn't just the Pilgrims. It is a living community where residents still live on the site of the 1620 settlement as well as throughout the entire 103-square-mile township. The town evolved
Describes the establishment of the English colony at Plymouth, Massachusetts, from its planning phase to the 1620 translantic journey of settlers, as well as the experiences of those settlers in the new land.
Plymouth, a charming town 40 miles west of Detroit, is rich with history and interesting people. Though the community has undergone many changes and much growth throughout the years, it maintains a small, stylish downtown feel. Much of that can be attributed to the towns residents - -dedicated folks who take pride in their community and aim to make it stronger and better, year after year. The Houghs helped put Plymouth on the map when they mass produced the Daisy BB gun, employing hundreds of residents;
What was it like to be a pilgrim child in 17th-century Massachusetts? This charming picture book takes young readers back in time to see. For one thing, pilgrim children didn't go to school. Instead, they helped their parents with chores and played games such as marbles. There were no convenient grocery stores. Pilgrims had to hunt and gather food, then cook their meals on an open fire or in an outdoor oven. Dramatic photos of historical reenactments combine with lively text to give today's children a vivid
Plymouth and Washington County, North Carolina, are entwined with the beginnings of American history. The area surrounding the Albemarle Sound was the birthplace of North Carolina. Plymouth began as a 17th-century trading post on the Roanoke River, which empties into the sound. When the nearby Dismal Swamp Canal opened in 1805, Plymouth was linked to the deepwater harbor of Norfolk, Virginia, and quickly grew into one of North Carolinas busiest ports. With the outbreak of the Civil War in 1861, young men
Plymouth and Whitemarsh Townships began as rural clusters of villages and farmlands. Local industry centered on the rich agricultural land and the large, underground mineral veins of limestone and marble. Through vintage photographs culled from the Plymouth Meeting Historical Society and local residents' attics, Plymouth and Whitemarsh Townships revisits this region's history of quarries and limekilns, one-room schoolhouses and elaborate estates, while featuring the more recent past of the Pennsylvania
"Travel, Contact, Exchange: 34th Medieval and Renaissance Forum at Plymouth State University, April 19-20, 2013)" is a selection of essays written by the presenters of the 34th Medieval and Renaisssance Forum at Plymouth State University in Plymouth, New Hampshire. Plymouth State University’s Medieval and Renaissance Forum is the oldest conference of its type in New England. Held every April, this 30+ conference brings students and scholars from various disciplines together with a focus on the many aspects
This full color book describes more than 50 of the best hikes in and around the Plymouth, MA, area and includes directions, a listing of the features, difficulty, and a description of the hike. For each hike there is a Google map with the hike overlaid, pictures taken on the hike and an approximate GPS address for finding the starting point. Many of the hikes include historical or descriptive background material on the features of the hike.
Modern Library College Editions William Bradford's "Of Plymouth Plantation" is a remarkable work by a man who himself was something of a marvel. It remains one of the most readable seventeenth-century American books, attractive to us as much for its artfulness as for its high seriousness, the work of a good storyteller with intelligence and wit. Edited, with an Introduction, by Francis Murphy.
Many visitors flock to Plymouth, Massachusetts, each year to view the historic landing spot of the Pilgrims. Three blocks from Plymouth Rock is Congregation Beth Jacob's synagogue. For more than a century, the Jewish community of this coastal New England town has flourished. Even before the establishment of the synagogue, built in 1912-13, Plymouth's history was shaped by the Jewish culture. Many colonial New England laws were derived from the Old Testament. The grave marker of famed Governor William
Southern Plymouth County in Massachusetts is peppered with scenic ponds, pine forests, cranberry bogs, and beaches. The book includes 100 hikes,explored over a period of 10 years in Plymouth, Duxbury, Halifax, Hannover, , Kingston, Marshfield, Pembroke,Carver, Taunton, Bourne, Falmouth, Sagamore, Sandwich, and Wareham. For each area and hike the book gives directions with a GPS address, features, difficulty, instructions, and Google map with the hike overlaid. Many of the hikes include historical or
As the financial capital of the nation, Manhattan had close ties and strong sympathies with the south. But across the East River in Brooklyn stood a bastion of anti-slavery sentiment--Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims--led by Henry Ward Beecher. He guided his congregants in a crusade against the institution. They held mock slave auctions, raised money to purchase freedom for slaves, and sent guns--nicknamed "Beecher Bibles"--to those struggling for a free Kansas. Plymouth Church was not only publicly
Tail lights are a necessity to anyone wanting to add that custom look to their car or truck. Tail lights are perfect for replacing any broken or faded factory tail lights, and give your car or truck an awesome new appearance. Tail lights are affordable, easy to install, and replace the entire tail light housing, however most maintain the factory bulbs and harnesses. Tail lights allow you to inexpensively change the look of your car or truck with a quick easy install.
Plymouth features embossed pumpkins, acorns and ears of corn on a warm, creamy white surface making it ideal for Thanksgiving or any autumn occasion. Platters and plates feature scalloped rims accented with gently flowing, weathered lines. 32 piece service, for eight, includes 8 each of: 11-1/2 inch dinner plate, 9 inch salad plate, 20 ounce soup/cereal bowl and 12 ounce mug. Microwave and dishwasher safe.
Plymouth Turkey Dinner Plates, Set of 4 We've designed our signature Thanksgiving tableware to play a memorable role in family feasts for years to come. Inspired by 18th century English transferware patterns, the porcelain dinner plates are bordered with a harvest garland of oak leaves and acorns. At the center is a portrait of a handsome turkey, artfully rendered in rich seasonal hues. Made of glazed porcelain . Microwavable and dishwasher safe. 10 1/2" diam . Microwavable . Shipping
Keypad Entry and Auto-Lock with Elan Lever from the Plymouth Collection Interior screws are exposed Automatically relocks after 5 seconds; no need to remember to relock the door Provides additional layers of keyless security and safety inside your home or office Ideal for utility closets, storage rooms, basement stairways, cleaning supply closets, etc. Easily replace most existing locks with a screwdriver in about 30 minutes No programming required; preset with two user codes so it's ready to use right out
Metra 99-6000 Single DIN Installation Kit for 1974-2004 Chrysler /Dodge /Jeep /Plymouth Vehicles
Factory Wire Harness 1984-2002 Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Plymouth Vehicles
Chrysler /Plymouth /Dodge /Jeep 1985-Up; 2-8 Pin Plugs
Experience the fun and satisfaction of building your own iconic Plymouth 426 Hemi 'Cuda engine. Detailed pieces are molded and factory painted in authentic colors. Kit includes cast metal engine block, carburators and fuel lines, vinly spark plugs and cables, simulated Mopar oil filter, shaker air cleaner with tampo printing, authentic rubber belts to connect all moving parts, and a molded display base. Glue and paint (not included) are required. Product is intended for ages 10 and up. 1:6 scale. The
REV4268 1970 Plymouth Hemi Cuda 2n1 1/25 Scale Plastic Model Kit If you ever see a 1970 HEMI Cuda, take a picture, they are one in a million. Only a few over 600 HEMI Cudas were ever made and they remain one of the rarest and most collectable muscle cars of all time. Adding to their appeal is the massive power of the original HEMI engines. Those V-8 beauties crank out 426 horsepower and make an unmistakable roar as the engines gets up to full power. This kit features two hood designs and stock or custom