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Author: Gertrude Whipple; Preston E James
Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co., 1947.
Series: Whipple & James basal geographies
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gertrude Whipple; Preston E James
OCLC Number: 599612
Description: x, 245 pages including color frontispiece, color illustrations (including maps, plan).
Contents: Mountain stories --
The sheep herder and his dogs --
Grazing in the mountains --
Returning to the valley --
In the lookout tower --
Fighting a forest fire --
Winter fun in the mountains --
What is a mountain? --
In hilly lands --
Sugar-making time --
Gathering maple sap --
At the sugarhouse --
A sugaring party --
On a dairy farm --
Taking milk to market --
How can you tell a hill from a mountain? --
Stories of the plains --
Raising corn --
Working on a corn farm --
What John and Mary saw on the desert --
Animals that live on the desert --
What is a plain? --
Fun on the lake --
Playing at the lake --
Going boating --
Walking around the lakes --
Winter at the lake --
What is a lake? --
River stories --
Cutting trees into logs --
Floating the logs down the river --
At the mill --
What is a river? --
Sea stories --
At the beach --
At low tide --
The seashore in winter --
Fishermen at sea --
Bringing in the fish --
What is the ocean? --
The earth we live on --
Our earth, a sphere --
Mountains, hills, and plains --
Forests, fields, and deserts --
Lakes, rivers, and oceans --
The continents --
How we got food, clothing, and shelter --
What everybody needs --
How we get our clothing --
How we build our houses.
Series Title: Whipple & James basal geographies
Responsibility: by Gertrude Whipple and Preston E. James. Cartography by Arthur H. Robinson.

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