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A Handbook for Time Travelers

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A Handbook for Time Travelers

A Handbook for Time Travelers

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by Jonathan W. Stokes - Children's, Children's 8-12, Children's Nonfiction, History, Nonfiction

THE THRIFTY GUIDE TO THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION provides useful information for the practical time traveler, like: Where can I find a decent hotel room in colonial New England? How do I join the Boston Tea Party without winding up in a British prison? How can I score a lunch with Alexander Hamilton? This guide answers these questions and more, including how to join Paul Revere’s spy ring, how to enlist in General Washington’s army and how to storm a British gun battery when you haven’t eaten for three days.

by Jonathan W. Stokes - Children's, Children's 8-12, Children's Nonfiction, History, Nonfiction

THE THRIFTY GUIDE TO ANCIENT ROME contains information like: Where can I find a hotel in ancient Rome for under five sesterces a day? What are my legal options if I’m fed to the lions at the Colosseum? All this is answered and more, including advice on finding the best spots to watch Caesar’s assassination, as well as real estate tips to profit from the great Roman fire. There are even recommendations on which historical figures to meet for lunch, and a few pointers on how to avoid being poisoned, beheaded, or torn apart by an angry mob.

by Jonathan W. Stokes - Children's 8-12, Children's Nonfiction, History

THE THRIFTY GUIDE TO ANCIENT GREECE: A Handbook for Time Travelers is a snappy, informative travel guide containing information vital to the sensible time traveler: How can I find a decent tunic that won't break my bank account? Where can I score cheap theater tickets in ancient Athens? What do I do if I'm being attacked by an army of Persians? Filled with humorous maps, reviews of places to stay and top attractions and tips on who to have lunch with, if you had a time travel machine and could take a vacation anywhere in history, this is the only guidebook you would need.