Uniquely Nebraska

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What do the images on Nebraska’s state seal stand for? How is Nebraska’s state government organized? How much land in Nebraska is devoted to farming and ranches? You can find the answers to these questions in Uniquely Nebraska. This book contains all kinds of fun and fascinating facts and features that help make Nebraska a one-of-a-kind place. Inside, you will also find information about Nebraska’s unique state symbols. You can learn about Buffalo Bill and the first rodeo in the United States. You will find out ...
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Overview

What do the images on Nebraska’s state seal stand for? How is Nebraska’s state government organized? How much land in Nebraska is devoted to farming and ranches? You can find the answers to these questions in Uniquely Nebraska. This book contains all kinds of fun and fascinating facts and features that help make Nebraska a one-of-a-kind place. Inside, you will also find information about Nebraska’s unique state symbols. You can learn about Buffalo Bill and the first rodeo in the United States. You will find out why cattle and sheep are important to Nebraska. And, you will find out why Nebraska is nicknamed The Cornhusker State.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781403447180
  • Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree
  • Publication date: 8/28/2004
  • Series: State Studies
  • Edition number: 2005
  • Pages: 48
  • Age range: 8 - 10 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Table of Contents

Uniquely Nebraska 4
Nebraska's Geography and Climate 6
Famous Firsts 9
Nebraska's State Symbols 13
Nebraska's History and People 18
Father Flanagan's Girls and Boys Town 25
Nebraska's State Government 28
Nebraska's Culture 31
Nebraska's Food 33
Nebraska's Folklore and Legends 35
Nebraska's Sports Teams 37
Nebraska's Businesses and Products 39
Attractions and Landmarks 42
Map of Nebraska 45
Glossary 46
More Books to Read 47
Index 48
About the Author 48
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