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Sailors, Whalers, Fantastic Sea Voyages: An Activity Guide to North American Sailing Life
Contributor(s): Petrillo, Valerie (Author)

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ISBN: 1556524757     ISBN-13: 9781556524752
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
OUR PRICE: $12.71  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: June 2003
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Annotation: An Activity Guide to North American Sailing Life contains activities and facts about 19th-century sailing life.
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Activity Books - General
Dewey: 910.45
LCCN: 2002153646
Age Level: 9-12
Grade Level: 4-7
Physical Information: 0.58" H x 11" W x 8.47" (1.30 lbs) 210 pages
Themes:
- Chronological Period - 1900-1949
- Chronological Period - 19th Century
Features: Bibliography, Glossary, Ikids, Illustrated, Index, Price on Product, Table of Contents
Review Citations: School Library Journal 12/01/2003 pg. 173
 
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Publisher Description:
Shows kids what life was like for the greenhands, old salts, and captains on the high seas during the great age of sail in the 19th century. This book shows that kids who learned how to walk at sea often found it difficult to walk on dry land. It begins with the China Tea trade in the 18th century and ends with the last whaler leaving New Bedford.
 
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