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A child"s history of Texas

  • 51 Pages
  • 3.98 MB
  • English
Eakin Press , Austin, Tex
Texas -- History -- Juvenile literature., Texas -- His


About the Edition

A brief history of Texas, from its earliest human habitation to the present.

Statementwritten by Sarah Jackson ; illustrated by Scott Arbuckle.
GenreJuvenile literature.
ContributionsArbuckle, Scott, ill.
LC ClassificationsF386.3 .J33 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL45164M
ISBN 10157168347X, 1571683569
LC Control Number99041697

This is an excellent overview of Texas history. I find the author does a decently balanced look from the arrival of Native Americans to modern day. It is factual and to the point although certainly far from all inclusive given that it is a child's picture book.

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[Sarah Jackson; Mary Ann Patterson] -- A brief history of Texas, from its earliest human habitation to the present. Texas History for Kids includes 21 informative and fun activities to help readers better understand the state’s culture, politics, and geography.

Kids will recreate one of the six national flags that have flown over the state, make castings of local wildlife tracks, design a ranch’s branding iron, celebrate Juneteenth by reciting General Reviews:   Sam W. Haynes, another historian who analyzed this book, said two things in particular jumped out at him.

“First of all, the illustrations for the book, the photographs, which are taken from B-Movies and films about Texas history from the s and s,” he said. Texas' legal entry as a U.S.

state was 29 Decemberalthough a formal ceremony transferring power from the Republic to the State of Texas wasn't held until 19 February Texas admission to the United States spurred the Mexican American War inwhich was fought over boundaries and territory to the west.

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