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The story of Thanksgiving

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Published by HarperCollinsPublishers in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Thanksgiving Day -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Thanksgiving Day.,
  • Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony),
  • Holidays.

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Relates the history and customs of Thanksgiving, from the harvest festivals of the ancient world and the first Thanksgiving in colonial America to today"s celebrations.

Edition Notes

Rev. ed.: Thanksgiving Day. c1965.

Statementby Robert Merrill Bartlett ; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport.
GenreJuvenile literature.
ContributionsComport, Sally Wern, ill., Bartlett, Robert Merrill, 1898-
LC ClassificationsGT4975 .B39 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL44995M
ISBN 100060287780, 0060287799
LC Control Number99041337

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