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The Voyageurs Paddle (Tales of Young Americans)

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Synopsis:

When voyageurs traversed the Great Lakes, they reached a point in their journey where the only way to safely cross the lake was to hoist light sails on their canoes to carry them through the vast expanse of water. During the sail, they performed a ritual where they honored the "old woman of the wind" by throwing her beads and tobacco. This story describes some of the history and geography of the Great Lakes region.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585360079
Author:
Wargin, Kathy-Jo
Author:
Van Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert
With:
Wargin, Kathy-Jo
With:
Ed
Illustrator:
Geister, David
Author:
Wargin, Kathy-Jo
Author:
Geister, David
Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Family life
Subject:
Historical - United States - Colonial
Subject:
Fur traders.
Subject:
Family life - Superior, Lake, Region
Subject:
Historical - United States - Colonial & Revolutionary
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-U.S. Colonial and Revolutionary Periods
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Copyright:
Series:
Tales of Young Americans
Publication Date:
20070531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
9 x 11 x 1 in 1 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , When voyageurs traversed the Great Lakes, they reached a point in their journey where the only way to safely cross the lake was to hoist light sails on their canoes to carry them through the vast expanse of water. During the sail, they performed a ritual where they honored the "old woman of the wind" by throwing her beads and tobacco. This story describes some of the history and geography of the Great Lakes region.
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