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Colonial Crafts (Historic Communities)

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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: <BR>-- early homes and the settler community<BR>-- what people wore and the crafts they made<BR>-- how settlers made their living<BR>-- how they spent their leisure time<BR>-- the values, customs, and traditions of the early settlers<P>Colonial Crafts introduces young readers to the craftspeople who created useful works of art by hand, many of which have lasted more than two hundred years. Children will find out how the artisans learned their trades through many years of apprenticeship, as their masters did before them.<P>Visit the workshops of: <BR>-- the wheelwright<BR>-- the cooper<BR>-- the founder<BR>-- the shoemaker<BR>-- the milliner<BR>-- the gunsmith

Product Details

ISBN:
9780865054905
Other:
Kalman, Bobbie
Publisher:
Crabtree Publishing Company
Author:
Kalman, Bobbie
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Handicraft
Subject:
History - United States/General
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life -- United States.
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Historic Communities (Hardcover)
Publication Date:
19920131
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
Toddler - Up
Language:
English
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.08x8.74x.36 in. .92 lbs.
Age Level:
03-UP

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