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Americans weren't the first to live on the frontier : exposing myths about the American frontier / Jill Keppeler.

Keppeler, Jill, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Series Information

Exposed! More myths about American history.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria j970.01 KEP (Text) 37521530983636 AMPL Juvenile New Nonfiction Shelf In process -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J970.01 KEPPELER (Text) 39230032005967 Children New Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID HISTORY AMERICA FRONTIER (Text) 37516002053740 KidNF History Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 978 KEPPELER (Text) 33946003683807 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538237380
  • ISBN: 1538237385
  • ISBN: 9781538237403
  • ISBN: 1538237407
  • ISBN: 9781538237397
  • ISBN: 1538237393
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Frontier tales -- Wide, open spaces -- On the Oregon Trail -- Many peoples -- The call of gold -- Johnny Appleseed -- A famous little house -- Custer's last stand -- Frontier fact and fiction.
Summary, etc.:
"The idea of the American frontier means a lot to many Americans' images of themselves and their country. Everyone has heard stories or watched movies showing tough, brave settlers crossing the continent, daring harsh weather, hostile natives, and rough terrain to nobly "tame" the frontier and expand the United States. But is this image true to life? Young readers will get a wider perspective of the tales of the American frontier, including points of view often left out of history books and popular entertainment, and learn more about the real landscape of the West."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > West (U.S.) > Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life > West (U.S.)

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