The Picture the Past series looks at the many kinds of communities in America's past. Each book describes what made each community different and what children and adults did each day. Life in San Francisco's Chinatown In this book, learn why thousands of people from China came to San Francisco after 1848. Discover how they mined for gold, build railroads, and set up homes, stores, laundries, and restaurants. Find out how Chinatown grew and changed and what it is like today. Then use a recipe to make a popular treat from the time–fortune cookies!
|Product dimensions:||7.52(w) x 10.52(h) x 0.38(d)|
|Age Range:||4 - 8 Years|
Table of Contents
The rush for gold Gold mountain! The gold miners The railroad Looking for work "Stay away" Chinatown The family Chinatown's children Homes Clothes Food Chinese restaurants Chinatown today.