Cutting a path : Daniel Boone and the Cumberland Gap
|Format:||Print Book 2016|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Imagine being asked to explore an unknown part of the country. That's exactly what happened to Daniel Boone in the mid-1700s. Boone and others cut a path through the wilderness of Kentucky and Virginia. Lively language, historical illustrations, and primary source journal entries from Boone and his fellow settlers help readers feel as if they were a part of the journey. Meets Common Core critical thinking standards, and provides strong ties to social studies standards on westward expansion.
|Series||Fact finders. Adventures on the American frontier.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Tennessee, East -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Kentucky -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Virginia -- Juvenile literature.
Wilderness Road -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Territorial expansion -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| North Mankato, Minnesota :2016
32 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.