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The Resource Thanksgiving : the true story, Penny Colman

Thanksgiving : the true story, Penny Colman

Label
Thanksgiving : the true story
Title
Thanksgiving
Title remainder
the true story
Statement of responsibility
Penny Colman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Describes the history and activities of the American holiday of Thanksgiving Day
  • Examines numerous competing claims for the first Thanksgiving, including the traditional story of the feast shared by the Pilgrims and Native Americans in 1621 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Paints a fascinating picture of the holiday and its changing meanings throughout American history
Summary
Offers the true story of the origins of Thanksgiving through a review of the first celebration between the Pilgrims and the Native Americans in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1621
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287804
Cataloging source
DLC
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Colman, Penny
Dewey number
394.2649
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GT4975
LC item number
.C55 2008
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story
Label
Thanksgiving : the true story, Penny Colman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Christy Ottaviano Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 130-138) and index
Contents
The "first Thanksgiving : competing claims -- Origins of our Thanksgiving : two very old traditions -- Sarah Josepha Hale's campaign : "day of national Thanksgiving" -- The "pilgrim and Indian" story -- Gatherings : family and friends -- Activities : good deeds, parades, and football -- Food : turkey and lasagna -- Many meanings
Control code
19150002
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 149 p.
Isbn
9780805082296
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007046943
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (GPL)F13451441C6A4BAABB718B50702476A8
  • (DLC) 2007046943
  • (OCoLC)181862689
  • (OCoLC)ocn181862689
Label
Thanksgiving : the true story, Penny Colman
Publication
Note
"Christy Ottaviano Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 130-138) and index
Contents
The "first Thanksgiving : competing claims -- Origins of our Thanksgiving : two very old traditions -- Sarah Josepha Hale's campaign : "day of national Thanksgiving" -- The "pilgrim and Indian" story -- Gatherings : family and friends -- Activities : good deeds, parades, and football -- Food : turkey and lasagna -- Many meanings
Control code
19150002
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 149 p.
Isbn
9780805082296
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007046943
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (GPL)F13451441C6A4BAABB718B50702476A8
  • (DLC) 2007046943
  • (OCoLC)181862689
  • (OCoLC)ocn181862689

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