1621: A New Look at Thanksgiving

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Catherine O'Neill Grace
Age Group:
8-12
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
ISBN:
978-0792261391
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

Countering the prevailing, traditional story of the first Thanksgiving, with its black-hatted, silver-buckled Pilgrims; blanket-clad, be-feathered Indians; cranberry sauce; pumpkin pie and turkey, this lushly illustrated photo-essay presents a more measured, balanced and historically accurate version of the three-day harvest celebration in 1621.

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