The Orphan Trains: A History Perspectives Book (Perspectives Library) (Paperback)

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The Orphan Trains: A History Perspectives Book (Perspectives Library) (Paperback)

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This book relays the factual details of the orphan trains that sent East Coast orphans to be with families in the Midwest and West. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details from the point of view of an orphan child heading to the Midwest, a Midwestern family awaiting a child, and a New York City child welfare worker. This book offers opportunities to compare and contrast various perspectives in the text while gathering and analyzing information about an historical event.
Product Details ISBN: 9781624314964
ISBN-10: 1624314961
Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing
Publication Date: August 1st, 2013
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Perspectives Library