Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Book Cover
Author Lusted, Marcia Amidon, author.

Title The Jamestown Colony disaster : a cause and effect investigation / by Marcia Amidon Lusted.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 975.5425 LUS    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 40 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Cause-and-effect disasters
Cause + effect disasters.
Summary "Explore the settlement of Jamestown in 1607 and what led to its near demise. Personal accounts and vivid photos help readers examine causes and effects of the disaster, from lacking food and supplies to worsening relations with American Indians"--Provided by publisher.
Audience Grades 4 to 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 39) and index.
Contents A new start -- Poor neighbors -- A series of disasters -- Jamestown survives -- Glossary.
Subject Jamestown (Va.) -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.
Jamestown (Va.) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.
Disasters -- Virginia -- Jamestown -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.
Causation -- Juvenile literature.
Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile literature.
Other Form: Online version: Lusted, Marcia Amidon. Jamestown Colony disaster Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, 2017 9781512411270 (DLC) 2016016565
ISBN 9781512411164 (library bound : alkaline paper)
1512411167 (library bound : alkaline paper)

Available items only