Pile Into The Station Wagon: The History Of Family Road Trips

Published: Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 3:02pm
Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 6:26pm
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"Don’t Make Me Pull Over: An Informal History of the Family Road Trip" by Rich Ratay.

When you were a kid, did you and your family ever pile into a station wagon for a family road trip?

If you did, you're not alone. Lots of families used to do this, and many still do.

Rich Ratay has written a book about this time-honored summer family tradition. He’s author of "Don’t Make Me Pull Over: An Informal History of the Family Road Trip." 

Ratay spoke with The Show about what led him to write the book.

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