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Title Life in the West / by Teresa Domnauer.
Author Domnauer, Teresa.
Publication New York : Children's Press, [2010]
Copyright date ©2010
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Call # J 978 D
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.
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.
ISBN 0531205835 (hardcover)
9780531205839 (hardcover)
0531212467 (pbk.) :
9780531212462 (pbk.) :

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 Central 1st Fl - Juv Non-Fic  J 978 D    CHECK SHELVES  
 Highlawn Juv Non-Fic  J 978 D    CHECK SHELVES  
 McKinley Pk Juv Non-Fic  J 978 D    CHECK SHELVES  
 McKinley Pk Juv Non-Fic  J 978 D    CHECK SHELVES