History of the Great Lakes, 1st Edition

  • Emily Jankowski
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1482414171
  • ISBN-13: 9781482414172
  • DDC: 977
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 4th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released November 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This work lets readers follow the growth of the Great Lakes, beginning with early battles to settle and control the region. Sidebars add to the main content’s discussion of significant events, while readers travel through the area’s past with the help of photographs and historical images. Colorful, detailed maps are also included.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What are the Great Lakes?.
2: Native Americans.
3: The Iroquois Confederacy.
4: A Long, Long Time Ago.
5: Struggle for the Ohio River Valley.
6: The Second War for Independence.
7: The Erie Canal.
8: The Canadian Border.
9: Freedom in the Great Lakes.
10: Working in the Great Lakes.
11: Saving the Great Lakes.
The Great Lakes Timeline.
For More Information.