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7 edition of Children"s stories in America history found in the catalog.

Children"s stories in America history

by Henrietta Christian Wright

  • 143 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History,
    • America -- Discovery and exploration

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Henrietta Christian Wright; illustrated by J. Steeple Davis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.3 .W95
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 356 p.
      Number of Pages356
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6913882M
      LC Control Number02005799
      OCLC/WorldCa4385663

      A politically conservative interpretation of history, A Child's Story of America will teach children through a casual narrative tone. Covering a number of interesting figures in early American history, the Revolutionary War, War of , Civil War, and recent history, black & white photographs and two-tone brown & black illustrations and maps provide a vintage feel/5(8).   The History Of Children's Books: NPR Ed Literature for kids hasn't always been focused on the magical and whimsical. We take a three-century .

      Celebrate Black History with kids of all ages by reading these stories of African-Americans overcoming adversity and making their multicultural mark on the world. With books about everything from jazz and Jackie Robinson to slavery and segregation, there are many rich biographies and themes to explore with children during Black History Month. - Explore chantecleer's board "Children's Books from the 60s & 70s" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Childrens books, Books and Vintage children's books pins.

      Celebrate America with this list of recommended books for children ages Cozy up with your kid and read about real and legendary heroes and heroines, revisit classic songs, and follow the adventures of travelers across the United States. The story of The Three Little Pigs featured here has been adapted from different sources and from childhood memory. The primary sources are English Fairy Tales, retold by Flora Annie Steel () with illustrations by L. Leslie Brooke from the story is featured in our Favorite Fairy Tales and Children's Stories.


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