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Our strange new land

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Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamestown (Va.),
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Diaries -- Fiction.,
    • Jamestown (Va.) -- History -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Jamestown (Va.) -- History -- Fiction.,
    • Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Nine-year-old Elizabeth keeps a journal of her experiences in the New World as she encounters Indians, suffers hunger and the death of friends, and helps her father build their first home.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Patricia Hermes.
      GenreFiction., Juvenile fiction.
      SeriesMy America, A dear America book, Elizabeth"s diary ;, [1]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.H4317 Ou 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination109 p. :
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL51180M
      ISBN 100439112087
      LC Control Number99056356
      OCLC/WorldCa42786230

      Our Strange New Land, Elizabeth's Jamestown Colony Diary Discussion Guide | Scholastic Lead a class discussion on this book by Patricia Hermes from the My America series. Book Series Book 1 Jamestown Colony Jamestown Virginia Studies Historical Fiction Books Fiction Stories Diary Book Colonial America. Kids & Families Visit our hands-on Ed Shed and find other family fun on the island. Go Behind the Scenes Participate in a specialty program or tour, such as "James Jamestown Storybook Coloring Book $ ; My America: Our Strange New Land Elizabeth’s Jamestown Colony Diary, Book One.


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