Thanksgiving: The True Story

Autor: Colman, Penny

Editorial: Henry Holt & Company

Formato:Tapa Dura
Precio de Lista:$18.95
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Thanksgiving: The True Story : Every year on the fourth Thursday of November, Americans celebrate with a Thanksgiving meal. But what is the origin of this tradition? Did it really begin when the Pilgrims and Native Americans got together in 1621 in Plymouth,Massachusetts? In her signature narrative nonfiction style, Penny Colman paints a fascinating picture of this cherished American holiday. She examines numerous Thanksgiving claims which were antecedents to the national holiday we celebrate today, raises the turkey question - does everyone eat turkey on Thanksgiving? - and shows Sarah Josepha Hale's instrumental role in establishing the holiday. Get ready to delve into the rich past of Thanksgiving in an enlightening history that uncovers the true story.

Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Young Adult Nonfiction   Education & Reference
Niños y Jóvenes   Holidays & Festivals - Thanksgiving
History & Geography   North American

ISBN 13:9780805082296
ISBN 10:0805082298
Formato:Tapa Dura
Tamaño:9.60" l x 7.62" w x 0.66" h
Edades: 12+