The Wagon Train

The Wagon Train

by Bobbie Kalman

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Journeying west by wagon train was like traveling in a tiny, moving town with its own community, food, tools, and government. Clear, informative text along with beautifully detailed photographs and illustrations help describe a typical day on the trail including:
• the strengths and weaknesses of the wagons
• how they were carefully loaded
• how food was prepared
• the dangers of crossing mountains and rushing rivers
• Native Americans growing distrust of the travelers who brought disease to their people destruction to the buffalo

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778701026
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date: 12/28/1998
Series: Life in the Old West Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.75(h) x 0.11(d)
Lexile: IG810L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 14 Years

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