Jamestown: The Perilous Adventure (Sterling Point Books Series)

Jamestown: The Perilous Adventure (Sterling Point Books Series)

by Olga Hall-Quest
     
 

Just in time for the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia comes an updated edition of Olga Hall-Quest’s classic. Hall-Quest provides an absorbing account of life in this first permanent colony of what is now the United States, and the struggles of those who settled there. Experts from the Jamestown National Historical Site have fact-checked… See more details below

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Overview

Just in time for the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia comes an updated edition of Olga Hall-Quest’s classic. Hall-Quest provides an absorbing account of life in this first permanent colony of what is now the United States, and the struggles of those who settled there. Experts from the Jamestown National Historical Site have fact-checked every detail, and the curator has written a brand-new foreword—complete with recently discovered information about the colony.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“The settlement of Jamestown, based on original records and historical research, is portrayed vividly and dramatically…will have as wide appeal as any popular adventure story.” —Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402751226
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Series:
Sterling Point Books Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
367,452
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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