People of the Great Lakes, 1st Edition

  • Ryan Nagelhout
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1482414163
  • ISBN-13: 9781482414165
  • DDC: 917.7
  • 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 explores the native people and history of the Great Lakes area. From the mammoth metropolis Toronto, Ontario, to the struggling cities of the Rust Belt, the population centers around the Great Lakes change, survive, and continue to depend on the Great Lakes for transportation, industry, and recreation. Full-color photographs showcase the lakes’ beauty, while social studies content introduces the many cities in the region.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Carving out a Home.
2: First Settlers.
3: Champlain and The French.
4: A Watery Border.
5: Home on the Lakes.
6: Big Cities.
7: Making Connections.
8: The Changing Economy.
9: The Great Lakes Today.
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