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Author Domnauer, Teresa.

Title Life in the West / by Teresa Domnauer.

Imprint New York : Children's Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Meadowlark Non-Fiction  978 DOM    ---  Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Series A true book
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 44-45) and index.
Contents A land of hope : why did so many people choose to move west? -- A place for all people : what were western communities like? -- The big truth! : cowboys and cattle ranches : what jobs did cowboys have to do? -- Life on the frontier : what kinds of chores did pioneer children do? -- Tough times on the prairie : what made life so hard in the early West? -- The impact of the pioneers : how did the pioneers change the land? -- True statistics.
Summary Details the lives of pioneers during the westward expansion of the early nineteenth century.
Study Program Accelerated Reader ATOS RL 5.6 0.5 135168 LARK
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890 -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890.
ISBN 9780531205839 (hardcover)
0531205835 (hardcover)
9780531212462 (softcover)
0531212467 (softcover)

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