By Joy Hakim
Thousands of years--way earlier than Christopher Columbus set sail--wandering tribes of hunters made their manner from Asia around the Bering land bridge to North the United States. they did not realize it, yet that they had found a brand new international. the 1st american citizens is an engaging new edition of pre-Columbian local American existence, and it really is an event of an entire life! Hunt seals with the Inuit; harvest corn on a cliff-top mesa; hunt the effective buffalo; and set sail with Leif Erickson, Columbus, and all of the early nice explorers--Cabot, Balboa, Ponce de Leon, Cortes, Henry the Navigator, and more--in this brilliantly informed tale of the United States prior to it used to be America.
About the Series:
Master storyteller pleasure Hakim has excited thousands of younger minds with the good drama of yankee historical past in her award-winning sequence A historical past folks. instructed by means of the typical middle country criteria for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational textual content, A background folks weaves jointly intriguing tales that carry American heritage to lifestyles. Hailed via reviewers, historians, educators, and oldsters for its fascinating, thought-provoking narrative, the books were famous as a break-through software in educating background and demanding examining abilities to children. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the twenty first century, youth won't ever contemplate American background as dull again.
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A History of US: The First Americans: Prehistory-1600 by Joy Hakim