You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Colonist

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531245020
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Traces the founding of the English colony at Jamestown, its struggle for survival, and its eventual decline.

You Wouldn t Want to be an American Colonist

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531259463
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Traces the founding of the English colony at Jamestown, its struggle for survival, and its eventual decline.

You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Colonist

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531163989
Release Date: 2004-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Chronicles the Roanoke and Jamestown English settlements in Virginia, describing the difficult life and relations with the neighboring Algonquian tribe.

You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Pioneer

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531275000
Release Date: 2012-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents a lighthearted look at some of the difficulties faced by the pioneers who traveled by wagon train across the United States to settle in the West.

You Wouldn t Want to Be at the Boston Tea Party

Author: Peter Cook
Publisher: Turtleback Books: A Division of Sanval
ISBN: 0606362134
Release Date: 2013-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Uses humor to recount the events leading up to the colonists' defiant act against the British, describing the Boston Tea Party itself, as well as providing a brief history of the American Revolution.

You Wouldn t Want to Explore with Lewis and Clark

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531259420
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Brief text, sidebars, labeled illustrations, and humorous cartoons depict explorers Lewis and Clark, outlining their routes, personal experiences, and encounters with the Native Americans.

You Wouldn t Want to be a Civil War Soldier

Author: Thomas Ratliff
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531259471
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Brief text, sidebars, labeled illustrations, and humorous cartoons depict life and events during the four years of the Civil War.

You Wouldn t Want to Explore with Marco Polo

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 1442071478
Release Date: 2009-09-01
Genre:

Examines for young readers the long and arduous journey to the Far East taken by Marco Polo and his companions, which took more than 20 years to complete and included extreme travel conditions, hostile armies and strange animals. Simultaneous.

P Is for Pancake

Author: Maria Fleming
Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources
ISBN: 0439586844
Release Date: 2003-07-01
Genre: Education

A girl lists foods that start with the letter P.

You Wouldn t Want to Be a Salem Witch

Author: Jim Pipe
Publisher:
ISBN: 0531208214
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Uses humor in both text and illustrations to describe life for women and girls in 17th-century Salem, Massachusetts.

You Wouldn t Want to Be a Pony Express Rider

Author: Tom Ratliff
Publisher:
ISBN: 0531208729
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes the disadvantages to being a Pony Express rider, including riding in all weather, natural disasters, and disease.

You Wouldn t Want to be in the Trenches in World War One

Author: Alex Woolf
Publisher:
ISBN: 1909645222
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Soldiers

It's August 1914. You are 16-year-old Tommy Atkins, living in London. Set against the backdrop of the war just broken out in Europe, find out what your life was like after joining up and being sent to the trenches. From sharing your bed with rats and lice to a diet of bully beef, bread and biscuits, discover why you really wouldn't want to be a soldier living in a trench during World War One. Handy hints include how to protect your feet from trenchfoot, how to use pigeons as spies and how to detect enemy tunnelling beneath your trench.

You Wouldn t Want to Sail with Christopher Columbus

Author: Fiona Macdonald
Publisher:
ISBN: 1911242431
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Genre:

You are Christopher Columbus, the explorer who accidentally discovered America. Follow Columbus' struggles to finance his journeys, his sometimes infamous behaviour and his final lonely days. "You Wouldn't Want To Be" is a constantly-growing library of exciting titles which transport the reader to the grisliest times and places in history. The first-person narrative approach puts the reader in the shoes of some of the most unfortunate people ever to have lived. Humorous cartoon-style illustrations bring the characters to life, while informative captions explain processes or chronological events.