River Ran Wild An Environmental History by Lynne Cherry

Cover of: River Ran Wild | Lynne Cherry

Published by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ethnic - Native American,
  • Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • People & Places - United States - Native American,
  • Science & Technology - Environmental Science & Ecology,
  • Science & Nature - Earth Sciences - Water (Oceans, Lakes, Etc.),
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Science & Ecology,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Environmental Studies,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Effect of human beings on,
  • History,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Nashua River (Mass. and N.H.),
  • Nature,
  • Water quality,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatTurtleback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10925428M
ISBN 100606244727
ISBN 109780606244725

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They settled along the river which they named the "Nash-a-way" or the "River With a. Students examine the components of a river ecosystem.

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"River Ran Wild" begins thousands of years ago when Indian peoples first came through the Nash-a-way River Valley. Cherry tells of the history of the river, surrounding her text with smaller drawings representing the changing cultures of the various times depicted opposite full-page pictures.

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