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A suburban community of the 1950s

Author: Gare Thompson; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 2002.
Series: American communities across time.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
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A teenager tells how life changes for his family when they move from Brooklyn to Levittown, one of the earliest suburban communities.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gare Thompson; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
ISBN: 079228691X 9780792286912
OCLC Number: 50770960
Notes: "Reading expeditions."
Target Audience: Grades 3-6.
Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Our Brooklyn neighborhood, 1953 --
2. Moving to Levittown --
3. Settling in the community, 1954 --
4. Community life, 1955 --
5. The suburbs, 1958 --
Epilogue.
Series Title: American communities across time.
Responsibility: Gare Thompson.

Abstract:

A teenager tells how life changes for his family when they move from Brooklyn to Levittown, one of the earliest suburban communities.

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