Children of the Western Plains: The Nineteenth-Century Experience

Children of the Western Plains: The Nineteenth-Century Experience

By: Holt, Marilyn Irvin

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Barely a touch of wear. Nice, clean copy. 224 pages with Index. Black and white photos. "This book tells what life was like for youngsters who lived on the Great Plains in nineteenth-century frontier life. Chapters address a breadth of experiences and perceptions: why families came to the Great Plains and where they decided to settle; how families and communities were organized for education, work, and play; how health care, accidents, and mortality affected childhoods; and what children experienced outside the home."

Title: Children of the Western Plains: The Nineteenth-Century Experience

Author: Holt, Marilyn Irvin

Categories: Wewstern,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Chicago, Ivan R. Dee: 2003

ISBN: 1566635403

ISBN 13: 9781566635400

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 10148

Keywords: American West Plains Pioneers Children Childhood Nineteenth-Century,