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Explore the wild west!, Anita Yasuda ; illustrated by Alex Kim - electronic bk

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Summary
With engaging illustrations, easy-to-follow text, and diverse activities, this fun and educational journey through time invites young readers to experience the spirit of the Wild West. History comes to life in the book's descriptions of Wild West legends, gold miners, settlers and frontier towns, Native American and cowboy cultures, cattle drives, and the peacekeepers and lawbreakers. Projects include making a settler's soddie, building a frontier sheriff's office, baking hardtack, and learning rope tricks--providing children a deeper understanding of the rich 19th-century history of the Old We
Table Of Contents
Front Cover; Contents; Introduction: Let's Explore the Wild West; Chapter 1: Where Was the Wild West?; Chapter 2: Gold Rush Miners; Chapter 3: Moving West; Chapter 4: Pioneer Life; Chapter 5: Frontier Towns and Lawmen; Chapter 6: Native People in the West; Chapter 7: Cowboys; Glossary; Resources; Index; Back Cover
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
"With 25 great projects"--Cover
Physical Description
1 online resource, illustrations.
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781936749744

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