The Story of Thanksgiving


by Robert Merrill Bartlett, 11 pages


Item Number: 3410

This book for the blind is offered in Standard Grade 2, Uncontracted Grade 1, or Unified English Braille. What is Grade 2 Braille? Purchase in Unified English Braille

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Product Description:

Turkey and cranberry sauce. Pumpkin pie. Family and friends around the table. That's what Thanksgiving means to us today. But has it always been this way?

Everyone knows that in 1621 the English Pilgrims and the Native American Wampanoags gathered together for a feast. But do you know what they ate or what games they played? And do you know how George Washington and Abraham Lincoln helped make Thanksgiving into the holiday we know and love today?

From ancient Greece to medieval England to colonial America, people all over the world have celebrated their good fortune at harvest-time. Find out how their traditions have contributed to our modern Thanksgiving. And try your hand at making some delicious pumpkin muffins for your own Thanksgiving table!

For ages 7 to 10.

Package Weight: about 9 ounces.

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