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Growing Up in Pioneer America: 1800 to 1890
by Judith Pinkerton Josephson (Goodreads Author)
Look at life through the eyes of children who lived during different eras of American history... Experience the thrill of landing in the New World for the first time and the terror of dodging bullets during the American Revolution. Journey to the American West in the back of a covered wagon and discover the horrors of the Civil War. From the technological advances of the e ...more
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published January 1st 2003 by Lerner Publications
(first published September 2002)
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As a resource for someone wanting to learn more about how children traveled and lived during the time of the westward expension, this book is nice. It's filled with nice photographs and is written in a easy-to-understand writing style. I didn't enjoy this book as others in the series, but it might just be the subject matter didn't catch me as others have.
Over the past thirty-plus years, I have published numerous magazine, newspaper, and journal articles and over twenty books spanning varied genres—including biographies, childhood history books, and picture books for children; two zany grammar guides for folks needing a refresher; and a historical fiction novel. I write books and stories for children and some for adults. I've written biographies on ...moreMore about Judith Pinkerton Josephson...