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Author Schwartz, Heather E.

Title The foul, filthy American frontier : the disgusting details about the journey out West / by Heather E. Schwartz.

Publication Info. Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, [2010]
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 978.02 SCH    AVAILABLE
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Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 23 cm
Series Fact finders. Disgusting history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Contents American frontier 1841-1866 -- The journey begins -- Toughing it out -- Stops along the trail -- Cooking with dung -- Water worries -- Deadly conditions -- The Donner Party -- Disease and death -- Grave situations -- Filthy homesteads -- Search for food -- New dangers.
Summary "Describes disgusting details about daily life in the American frontier, including housing, food, and sanitation"--Provided by publisher.
Audience "RL: 3-4; IL: 3-5"--P. [4] of cover.
Note "RL: 3-4; IL: 3-5"--P. [4] of cover.
Audience Lexile: 830.
Note Lexile: 830.
Audience 830L Lexile
Note 830L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 5.1 0.5 134636
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.1 0.5 134636
Subject Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title American frontier
ISBN 9781429639576 (library binding)
1429639571 (library binding)
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