King of Prussia

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Overview
King of Prussia hosts over 10 million visitors annually. This is quite a change from the little town once described as resembling an English hamlet. By 1762, King of Prussia had already become an area of strategic importance. Only a day's ride from Philadelphia, it was often used as a staging area for travelers heading west.
Details
ISBN: 9780738549330
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
Date:
State: Pennsylvania
Series: Then and Now
Images: 200
Pages: 96
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Author
J. Michael Morrison has drawn on his knowledge of local history and architectural design to re-create King of Prussia, using contemporary photographs to reveal a town that gave way to modernization.