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The Resource Places in time : a new atlas of American history, Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrations by Randy Jones

Places in time : a new atlas of American history, Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrations by Randy Jones

Label
Places in time : a new atlas of American history
Title
Places in time
Title remainder
a new atlas of American history
Statement of responsibility
Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrations by Randy Jones
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frames United States history in visits to 20 significant historic places, from the bustling ancient North American city of Cahokia and colonial battlefields of Saratoga and Gettysburg to Ellis Island and an early 1950s suburban tract house
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leacock, Elspeth
Dewey number
911/.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.L35 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buckley, Susan Washburn
  • Jones, Randy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Places in time : a new atlas of American history, Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrations by Randy Jones
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm021/00059741.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cahokia; city of the Great Sun (1200) -- Ozette; a whaling village (1490) -- Pecos; Pueblo and Mission (1627) -- New Plymouth; A home for the pilgrims (1627) -- Charlestown; a colonial city (1739) -- Fort Mose; fortress of freedom (1759) -- Boonesborough; a frontier fort (1776) -- Saratoga; the turning point (1777) -- Philadelphia; Ben Franklin's city (1787) -- Taos; at the Hacienda (1823) -- Fort Laramie; a welcome on the Oregon Trail (1849) -- Lowell; mill town (1850) -- Frogmore; a Louisiana plantation (1855) -- Gettysburg; day of decision (1863) -- Abilene; cattle town (1872) -- Gage County; threshing time (1888) -- Chicago; Christmas at the mansion (1893) -- Ellis Island; doorway to America (1901) -- New York; tenement life (1916) -- Lakewood; the city as new as tomorrow (1953)
Control code
ocm44979747
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780395979587
Lccn
00059741
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 585033
  • 96262087
Label
Places in time : a new atlas of American history, Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrations by Randy Jones
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm021/00059741.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cahokia; city of the Great Sun (1200) -- Ozette; a whaling village (1490) -- Pecos; Pueblo and Mission (1627) -- New Plymouth; A home for the pilgrims (1627) -- Charlestown; a colonial city (1739) -- Fort Mose; fortress of freedom (1759) -- Boonesborough; a frontier fort (1776) -- Saratoga; the turning point (1777) -- Philadelphia; Ben Franklin's city (1787) -- Taos; at the Hacienda (1823) -- Fort Laramie; a welcome on the Oregon Trail (1849) -- Lowell; mill town (1850) -- Frogmore; a Louisiana plantation (1855) -- Gettysburg; day of decision (1863) -- Abilene; cattle town (1872) -- Gage County; threshing time (1888) -- Chicago; Christmas at the mansion (1893) -- Ellis Island; doorway to America (1901) -- New York; tenement life (1916) -- Lakewood; the city as new as tomorrow (1953)
Control code
ocm44979747
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780395979587
Lccn
00059741
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 585033
  • 96262087

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