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
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
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Thanksgiving Day
  • United States
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Thanksgiving : the true story, Penny Colman
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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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 149 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036892013
Label
Thanksgiving : the true story, Penny Colman
Link
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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 149 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036892013

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