The Delaware Colony

Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (9) from $1.99   
  • New (1) from $70.00   
  • Used (8) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$70.00
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(179)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature
Originally part of the Pennsylvania Colony, Delaware did not attain independent colonial status until 1704. Despite its late emergence on the map of the original Thirteen Colonies, Delaware was to become the first state to approve the new U.S. Constitution in 1787. Thus, Delaware proudly remains to this day the "First State" in the Federal Union. The history of Delaware is offered up in this chapter of the "Our Thirteen Colonies" series. The author of this work, Jean F. Blashfield, follows the standard model for all books in this illustrated series. The text starts with a review of the early settlement history of Delaware including relationships between Europeans and Native Americans. The story moves on to the emergence of colonial Delaware and its establishment as a separate Royal Colony. Blashfield then briefly traces the role citizens of Delaware played in the Revolutionary War. The story of Delaware's approval of the Federal Constitution closes the book. Throughout this work, author Blashfield shows an evenhanded spirit as evidenced by her handling of difficult questions like slavery and the treatment of Native Americans. As is the case with other books in this series, The Delaware Colony is a reasonable place for youngsters to begin their education of a specific region of the nation. 2004, The Child's World, Ages 8 to 10.
— Greg M. Romaneck
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781567666106
  • Publisher: Child's World, Incorporated, The
  • Publication date: 12/28/2003
  • Series: Spirit of America Series
  • Pages: 40
  • Age range: 8 - 13 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.56 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 0.36 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Original People 6
Chapter 2 The Europeans Arrive 10
Chapter 3 The Lower Counties 18
Chapter 4 The American Revolution 24
Chapter 5 The New Nation 30
Time Line 36
Glossary Terms 37
Delaware Colony's Founding Fathers 38
For Further Information 39
Index 40
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)