Manhattan: Mapping the Story of an Island

By THERMES, Jennifer

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9781419736551
Publisher
Abrams


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School Library Journal

Starred Review on August 1, 2019  |  Middle To High School

Gr 3–7—Thermes presents the history of Manhattan from the time when glaciers covered the land to its contemporary prominence as a center of commerce, culture, and civilization through the use of maps, sidebars, and stories. From its hilly, swampy beginnings as a natural haven for birds and beavers to modern skyscrapers, subways, and parks, the island's unique history unfolds with colorful illustrations and accessible text. In the opening pages, Thermes reveals that Manhattan was originally home to the Lenape peoples and kno...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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