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The Resource Words west : voices of young pioneers, Ginger Wadsworth

Words west : voices of young pioneers, Ginger Wadsworth

Label
Words west : voices of young pioneers
Title
Words west
Title remainder
voices of young pioneers
Statement of responsibility
Ginger Wadsworth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Excerpts from personal letters, journals, and memoirs help chronicle the experiences of children who traveled west with their families in covered wagons between 1830 and 1870
Summary
Provides the stories of the young pioneers who traveled the harsh roads west with their pioneering families in covered wagons in the hopes of reaching a place to start a new life and fulfill their dreams
Award
Spur Award for Juvenile Nonfiction, 2004.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
186778
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wadsworth, Ginger
Dewey number
917.804/2/083
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F596
LC item number
.W24 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pioneer children
  • Pioneer children
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Pioneers
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Overland Trails
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
voices of young pioneers
Label
Words west : voices of young pioneers, Ginger Wadsworth
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm031/2003003764.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening the West -- Preparations and leaving home -- Jumping-off -- Hoping to go twenty miles in a day -- Oregon or bust -- California gold and other destinations -- Entertainment and celebrations -- Chores and chow -- Life, death, and accidents -- Indians -- Mother nature rules -- Dry and hot -- Over mountains -- The ever-changing trail and times
Control code
6613969
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 191 pages
Isbn
9780618234752
Lccn
2003003764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780618234752
Label
Words west : voices of young pioneers, Ginger Wadsworth
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm031/2003003764.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening the West -- Preparations and leaving home -- Jumping-off -- Hoping to go twenty miles in a day -- Oregon or bust -- California gold and other destinations -- Entertainment and celebrations -- Chores and chow -- Life, death, and accidents -- Indians -- Mother nature rules -- Dry and hot -- Over mountains -- The ever-changing trail and times
Control code
6613969
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 191 pages
Isbn
9780618234752
Lccn
2003003764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780618234752

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