Don't Know Much About The Pilgrims

Paperback | August 22, 2006

byKenneth C. Davis

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Thirty-four children on the Mayflower
Three days of Thanksgiving feasting
And hundreds of facts about the hardworking Pilgrims

Pilgrims in Plymouth: True or False Quiz

  1. The Mayflower was a huge ship&#8212nearly as large as the Titanic&#8212with a bowling alley and a swimming pool!
  2. Squanto, an Indian who helped the Pilgrims, spoke English.
  3. Pilgrim farmers buried fish in the ground to help their corn grow better.
  4. The Pilgrims called their harvest feast Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving today is a time for families to say grace and gobble turkey. But why did the Pilgrims start this tradition? And who were these people anyway? In this latest outstanding entry in the Don't Know Much About® series by renowned author Kenneth C. Davis, you can discover all you ever wanted to know about the Pilgrims.

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Thirty-four children on the MayflowerThree days of Thanksgiving feastingAnd hundreds of facts about the hardworking PilgrimsPilgrims in Plymouth: True or False QuizThe Mayflower was a huge ship&#8212nearly as large as the Titanic&#8212with a bowling alley and a swimming pool!Squanto, an Indian who helped the Pilgrims, spoke English.Pil...

Kenneth C. Davis is the New York Times bestselling author ofA Nation Rising;America's Hidden History; andDon't Know Much About(tm)History, which spent thirty-five consecutive weeks on theNew York Timesbestseller list, sold more than 1.6 million copies, and gave rise to his phenomenal Don't Know Much About(tm)series for adults and child...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 10 × 8.75 × 0.68 inPublished:August 22, 2006Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064462285

ISBN - 13:9780064462280

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 9

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“A bright cheery romp through the states.” (DKMA 50 States) (School Library Journal)