Life on a Southern Plantation

Life on a Southern Plantation

by Sally Senzell Isaacs


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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 on a Southern Plantation In this book, discover what life was like on a southern plantation before the Civil War. See how slaves were forced to work. Learn how plantation children and slaves dressed. Visit the owner's big house and a slave cabin. Then use a recipe to make a plantation dessert–sweet potato pie.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781588103017
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 02/28/2001
Series: Picture the Past
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.69(w) x 10.38(h) x 0.13(d)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

Planters and slaves — The plantation — Slaves — The big house — The slave cabins — Work in the fields — Work in the house — Planters' children — Slave children — Going to school — Planters' clothes — Slaves' clothes — Food — The end of slavery.

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