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You wouldn't want to be an American pioneer! : a wilderness you'd rather not tame

by Morley, Jacqueline.

Format: Print Book 2013
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Summary
Do you think being a Roman galdiator seems glamorous? Does exploring the wild frontier as an American pioneer sound exciting? Think again! As you'll discover in this lively series, history definitely has a dark side. These revised titles include helpful new features-along with the same hilarious illustrations, captions, and sidebars that have made this series a hit with kids everywhere!

You've heard that there are fortunes to be made out West. But are you tough enough to survive months on the trail, with little to eat and onl your wagon for shelter?

Contents
Go west and get rich!
Ganging up
don't travel alone
Into the unknown
Wet and weary
Watch out
indians!
Stampede!
Mealtimes
feeling queasy?
Sink or swim
river crossings
At the fort
Done in and done for
The last lap
Journey's end.

Additional Information
Series You wouldn't want to--
Subjects Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile literature.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Overland journeys to the Pacific.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- History -- To 1848 -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
Publisher New York :Franklin Watts,2013
Edition Franklin Watts library ed., Rev. ed.
Contributors Antram, David, 1958-
Salariya, David.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
ISBN 9780531275009 (library binding : alk. paper)
0531275000 (library binding : alk. paper)
9780531280256 (pbk. : alk. paper)
053128025X (pbk. : alk. paper)
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