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Spanish Missions (Historic Communities)

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Describes mission life during the Spanish colonial period in the southwestern United States, the plight of Native Americans and Roman Catholic missionaries, and Spanish missions today.

Synopsis:

Bobbie Kalman's acclaimed Historic Communities Series provides a close-up view of how people lived more than two hundred years ago. Colorful photos, many taken by Bobbie Kalman herself at restored historic villages across the country, help support the fascinating information. Children will have fun learning about:

-- early homes and the settler community

-- what people wore and the crafts they made

-- how settlers made their living

-- how they spent their leisure time

-- the values, customs, and traditions of the early settlers

The southern United States is dotted with the remains of mission communities built by Spanish priests. Spanish Missions provides fascinating portraits of daily mission life such as worship, farming, and construction. Spectacular full-color photos and interesting text detail:

-- the mission's layout

-- the roles expected of men, women, boys, and girls

-- the plight of Native Americans assaulted by the invasion of Europeans, presented in a sensitive, straightforward manner

Product Details

ISBN:
9780865054363
Author:
Kalman, Bobbie
Author:
Nickles, Greg
Publisher:
Crabtree Publishing Company
Subject:
General
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Social Science - General
Subject:
Missions
Subject:
Southwest, new
Subject:
Social Studies - General
Subject:
Southwest, New History To 1848.
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Missions.
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-World History
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Historic Communities (Hardcover)
Publication Date:
19960931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.10x8.79x.34 in. .90 lbs.
Age Level:
10-12

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Product details 32 pages Crabtree Publishing Company - English 9780865054363 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Bobbie Kalman's acclaimed Historic Communities Series provides a close-up view of how people lived more than two hundred years ago. Colorful photos, many taken by Bobbie Kalman herself at restored historic villages across the country, help support the fascinating information. Children will have fun learning about:

-- early homes and the settler community

-- what people wore and the crafts they made

-- how settlers made their living

-- how they spent their leisure time

-- the values, customs, and traditions of the early settlers

The southern United States is dotted with the remains of mission communities built by Spanish priests. Spanish Missions provides fascinating portraits of daily mission life such as worship, farming, and construction. Spectacular full-color photos and interesting text detail:

-- the mission's layout

-- the roles expected of men, women, boys, and girls

-- the plight of Native Americans assaulted by the invasion of Europeans, presented in a sensitive, straightforward manner

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