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Every possession has a history

Author: Rebecca Vickers
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann Library, [2014]
Series: Everything has a history
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows how to use research techniques to uncover the stories behind possessions.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Miscellanea
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Vickers
ISBN: 9781432995867 1432995863 9781432995911 143299591X
OCLC Number: 844774815
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 25 cm.
Contents: All our things around us --
From Teddy's bear to teddy bear --
China from China: blue, white, and precious --
The Model T Ford: Any colour so long as it's black --
Do medals mean our ancestor was in a war? --
DynaTAC: Talking on a brick --
The Vindolanda postcards: Keeping in touch --
Telling time through time --
Mrs. Bloomer's bloomers --
A woodland spear point: Digging up the past --
Your possessions, your life.
Series Title: Everything has a history
Responsibility: Rebecca Vickers.

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Shows how to use research techniques to uncover the stories behind possessions.

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