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Who Were the American Pioneers?: And Other Questions about Westward Expansion (Good Question!)

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Synopsis:

Westward ho, with the American pioneers! Why did pioneer families risk it all to move west? Who settled the frontier towns of the Wild West? Did pioneer children go to school? Kids will love learning about this important period in US history, including the dangerous journey, the Gold Rush, the building of the railroad, cowboys, and much more.

About the Author

Martin W. Sandler is the author of more than 50 books, two of which have been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. His book, The Story of American Photography / An Illustrated History for Young People (Little Brown) received The Horn Book Award. His Library of Congress American History series (HarperCollins) has been a national bestseller Mr. Sandler has also won seven Emmys for his television work, and has taught American history and American studies at both the University of Massachusetts and Smith College. He lives in Cotuit, MA.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402796241
Author:
Sandler, Martin W.
Publisher:
Sterling
Author:
Barrett, Robert
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-US History
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Good Question!
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8 x 10 in
Age Level:
from 7

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Westward ho, with the American pioneers! Why did pioneer families risk it all to move west? Who settled the frontier towns of the Wild West? Did pioneer children go to school? Kids will love learning about this important period in US history, including the dangerous journey, the Gold Rush, the building of the railroad, cowboys, and much more.
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