eBook Exposed! Myths About Early American History: The Pilgrims Didn't Celebrate the First Thanksgiving: Exposing Myths About Colonial History, 1st Edition

  • Julia McDonnell
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1482457342
  • ISBN-13: 9781482457346
  • DDC: 973.2
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Every student grows up hearing about the first Thanksgiving, celebrated by the Pilgrims and Native Americans in 1621. However, that wasn't the first Thanksgiving! It wasn't even the first one celebrated by European settlers! This is just one myth debunked in this valuable look at colonial American history. Readers will feel like real historians unearthing the truth behind the legends. Beautiful images and fun fact boxes will add to their interest.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: True, False, Or Something in Between?.
2: Columbus's Claim to Fame.
3: The Race to America.
4: Made-Up Love Match.
5: The Mythic Mayflower.
6: A Legendary Rock.
7: The First Thanksgivings.
8: Which Witches Came First?.
9: Slaves in the Colonies.
10: America's First Fights.
11: Dig Deeper.
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