Michigan : past and present

by Levy, Janey.

Format: Print Book 2010
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction j 977.4 LE
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  j 977.4 LE
 
 
Penn Hills Library Juvenile Non-Fiction j 977.4 LEV
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 977.4 LEV
 
 
Summary
Take readers on a journey to the great state of Michigan. Students learn that it has 40 major rivers and more than 35,000 lakes and ponds. They also learn about the wild, cold land of the past and the climate of today. Theyll take a look at Native Americans who lived on the land, the Europeans who explored and settled there, and Michigans entry into the Union. Readers will examine the workings of the state's government and the changes in the economy over the years. Some of the notable people from Michigan include Chief Okemos, William Kellogg, Henry Ford, Diana Ross, Francis Ford Coppola, and Serena Williams.
Contents
The land of Michigan
The history of Michigan
The government of Michigan
The economy of Michigan
People from Michigan : past and present.

Additional Information
Series United States, past and present.
Subjects Michigan -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :Rosen Central,2010
Edition 1st ed.
Language English
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781435835238 (library binding)
1435835239 (library binding)
9781435884960 (pbk.)
1435884965 (pbk.)
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