Georgia : past and present

by Watson, Stephanie, 1969-

Format: Print Book 2010
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison Children Non Fiction J 975.8 WATSON
Location  Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 975.8 WATSON
 
 
Summary
This engaging book about the history, geography, government, industries, and people of Georgia will give students an excellent resource for writing reports. As they turn the pages, they will travel back to a time when the first colonists were building their homes and planting their farms. They'll see how this state has grown into one of the leading business and industrial centers in the nation. Readers will learn about notable Georgians, including Eli Whitney, Martin Luther King Jr., Jimmy Carter, and Alice Walker, among others.
Contents
The land of Georgia
The history of Georgia
The government of Georgia
The economy of Georgia
People from Georgia, past and present
Timeline
Georgia at a glance.

Additional Information
Series United States, past and present.
Subjects Georgia -- Juvenile literature.
Georgia.
Publisher New York :Rosen Central,2010
Edition 1st ed.
Language English
Description 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 44-46) and index.
ISBN 9781435852921 (library binding)
1435852923 (library binding)
9781435855823 (pbk.)
1435855825 (pbk.)
9781435855830 (6-pack)
1435855833 (6-pack)
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