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reflections on the wall  Vietnam Memorial  

reflections on the wall Vietnam Memorial

the Washington Monument in the distance
Easter season in Washington D.C. beneath the Cherry Blossoms

April 6th 2010
After visiting several capitals of European nations, we finally see our own... ...For this "tour", we haven't hired guides to tell us about the history behind the monuments, (although we will next time!) there is no need to translate the local language, and there is no need to wonder about the food offered on the menus. This time, we know the history of the people and events that shaped this nat ... read more
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American Flag Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
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