Spanish Missions

Spanish Missions

by John Perritano

Hardcover(Library Binding - Library Edition)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531205754
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 03/01/2010
Series: Scholastic True Book Series
Edition description: Library Edition
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.38(w) x 8.64(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 950L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

1 A New World

Why did the Spanish build missions? 7

2 Taking Over the Southwest

Why did the Pueblo people rise up against the Spanish? 13

3 Texas Missions

Where did the Spanish build missions in East Texas? 21

Mission Life

What was life like at a Spanish mission? 24

4 California Missions

How many missions did the Spanish build in California? 27

5 The End of the Missions

Why did the missions close? 35

6 Spanish Missions Today

Where can you see Spanish missions today? 39

True Statistics 43

Resources 44

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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