The Resource Arizona, by Barbara A. Somervill

Arizona, by Barbara A. Somervill

Label
Arizona
Title
Arizona
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara A. Somervill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This introduction to Arizona bursts with fascinating facts, up-to-date statistics, glorious full-color photographs, and unusual lists. It features charts, graphs, maps, timelines, traceable state symbols, a travel guide, a project room packed with ideas for classroom assignments, a biographical dictionary, weird laws, and content-area vocabulary words
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Somervill, Barbara A
Dewey number
979.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F811.3
LC item number
.S66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
America the beautiful. Third series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arizona
  • Arizona
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Arizona, by Barbara A. Somervill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-138) and index
Contents
Land : find out about deserts, dust devils, cactus, and rattlesnakes -- First people : learn about the Mogollon, Hohokam, and Anasazi -- Exploration and settlement : follow the Spaniards as they come upon the Grand Canyon -- Growth and change : read about silver, the Wild West, and the Apaches -- More modern times : see how statehood tamed Arizona -- People : find out about Native Americans, modern cowboys, and hotter-than-hot salsa -- Government : meet the Fab Five and learn how Arizona's laws are made -- Economy : discover how silver, copper, and tourism boost Arizona's economy -- Travel guide : get out your guide to trekking deserts and travel from the Four Corners to the Sonoran Desert -- Projects -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Fast facts -- Biographical dictionary
Control code
ocn173218653
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780531185957
Lccn
2007037923
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
Label
Arizona, by Barbara A. Somervill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-138) and index
Contents
Land : find out about deserts, dust devils, cactus, and rattlesnakes -- First people : learn about the Mogollon, Hohokam, and Anasazi -- Exploration and settlement : follow the Spaniards as they come upon the Grand Canyon -- Growth and change : read about silver, the Wild West, and the Apaches -- More modern times : see how statehood tamed Arizona -- People : find out about Native Americans, modern cowboys, and hotter-than-hot salsa -- Government : meet the Fab Five and learn how Arizona's laws are made -- Economy : discover how silver, copper, and tourism boost Arizona's economy -- Travel guide : get out your guide to trekking deserts and travel from the Four Corners to the Sonoran Desert -- Projects -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Fast facts -- Biographical dictionary
Control code
ocn173218653
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780531185957
Lccn
2007037923
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps

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