By Michael Shoulders

Homes in bushes, homes on water, homes with wheels! the USA is a rustic of various those who stay in all kinds of homes--homes made up of wooden, steel, glass, even snow! within the desolate tract, on a farm, or through the seashore, American homes have just one factor in common--they offer look after and luxury to those that stay in them. regardless of the dimensions, form, or situation, they're areas to name domestic. This alphabetical survey spans over 3 centuries of structure. shiny illustrations and easy, informative textual content introduce younger readers to the limitlessness of the yankee mind's eye. Readers won't simply find out about numerous homes, from yurts to pueblos to farmhouses, yet in regards to the number of those that inhabit them.

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V is for Victorian House. These homes first appeared in America in the mid-1800s. Builders added highly decorative woodwork called gingerbread to the porch trim, doors, and gables. They also added extra turrets, towers, and stained-glass windows. W is for the White House. This home is over 200 years old. The first residents, John and Abigail Adams, moved in during November 1800. Every president except George Washington has lived here. Only 16 of the 132 rooms are used for living quarters. The White House comes with lots of extras, including a jogging track, a tennis court, a swimming pool, and a bowling alley.

These homes first appeared in America in the mid-1800s. Builders added highly decorative woodwork called gingerbread to the porch trim, doors, and gables. They also added extra turrets, towers, and stained-glass windows. W is for the White House. This home is over 200 years old. The first residents, John and Abigail Adams, moved in during November 1800. Every president except George Washington has lived here. Only 16 of the 132 rooms are used for living quarters. The White House comes with lots of extras, including a jogging track, a tennis court, a swimming pool, and a bowling alley.

It doesn’t matter if your house is large or small, old or new, in a tree or on wheels, on land or water, or even made of junk. Home is where the heart is, and what makes it special are the people you share it with.

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