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Author Colman, Penny.

Title Thanksgiving : the true story / Penny Colman.

Imprint New York : Henry Holt, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 394.2649 COL    Available
Description 149 p. : ill., 1 map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 130- 138) and index.
Contents The "first Thanksgiving : competing claims -- Origins of our Thanksgiving : two very old traditions -- Sarah Josepha Hale's campaign : "day of national Thanksgiving" -- The "pilgrim and Indian" story -- Gatherings : family and friends -- Activities : good deeds, parades, and football -- Food : turkey and lasagna -- Many meanings.
Subject Thanksgiving Day -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780805082296 (hc : alk. paper)
0805082298 (hc : alk. paper)

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