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Children's Nonfiction 19th Century

Pioneer Dictionary

by (author) Bobbie Kalman & Jane Lewis

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Oct 1999
19th Century, Dictionaries, Alphabet
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Oct 1999
    List Price
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Oct 1999
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3


From apothecaries to zithers, this book is a fascinating picture dictionary of the early pioneers’ way of life and the often curious items they used. Each letter features a number of entries to give children a broad overview of pioneer life. Clear, concise descriptions are provided for each entry in this beautiful and useful dictionary. Interesting items include: • abacus • cuspidor • knickers • pemmican

About the authors

Other titles by Bobbie Kalman

Other titles by Jane Lewis