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Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving?

Author: Dorothy Jennings
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, [2019] ©2019
Series: Celebrating U.S. holidays.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thanksgiving is a uniquely American holiday. Rich with history, this book focuses on traditions and feasts that have been practiced for hundreds of years. Young learners may wonder, what exactly are we celebrating, and why? When did these traditions begin? In this informative book, readers will learn about the origins of Thanksgiving and the many ways people celebrate it across the country today.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Jennings
ISBN: 9781508166696 1508166692 9781508166672 1508166676
OCLC Number: 1028521031
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: A fall holiday --
The first Thanksgiving --
How we celebrate --
Words to know.
Series Title: Celebrating U.S. holidays.
Responsibility: Dorothy Jennings.

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Thanksgiving is a uniquely American holiday. Rich with history, this book focuses on traditions and feasts that have been practiced for hundreds of years. Young learners may wonder, what exactly are we celebrating, and why? When did these traditions begin? In this informative book, readers will learn about the origins of Thanksgiving and the many ways people celebrate it across the country today.

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