Download America's Real First Thanksgiving: St. Augustine, Florida, by Robyn Gioia PDF

By Robyn Gioia

whilst such a lot american citizens think about the 1st Thanksgiving, they suspect of the Pilgrims and the Indians in New England in 1621. yet fifty-six years prior to the Pilgrims celebrated, Spanish explorer Pedro Menendez arrived at the coast of Florida and based the 1st North American urban, St. Augustine.

On September eight, 1565, the Spanish and the local Timucua celebrated with a dinner party of Thanksgiving. The Spanish probably provided cocido, a wealthy stew made with beef, garbanzo beans, and onions. possibly the Timucua supplied wild turkey or venison, or maybe alligator or tortoise, in addition to corn, beans, and squash.

Learn approximately our actual first Thanksgiving. find out about Spain and Florida within the 1560s. And make your individual cocido from a recipe supplied during this very important and groundbreaking book.

Show description

Read Online or Download America's Real First Thanksgiving: St. Augustine, Florida, September 8, 1565 PDF

Best children's history nonfiction books

Ancient Egyptians and Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide

Are looking to converse Hittite? carry out a tumbler and ask for “wa-tar. ” This particular job booklet for kids a while 9 and up indicates what existence used to be like one of the Nubians, Mesopotamians, Hittites, and their acquaintances the Egyptians from round 3100 B. C. , while top and reduce Egypt turned one state, to the demise of Queen Cleopatra less than the Romans, in 30 B.

Revolutionary War Almanac (Almanacs of American Wars)

With the potential exception of the Civil battle, no different interval in American historical past competitors the Revolution in significance. Originating in 1775 as disorganized, neighborhood violence over rights and taxes, it fast escalated into full-blown armed clash. by the point the Treaty of Paris was once signed in 1783 - after six years of struggle - a brand new state had emerged.

The Green Line: The Division of Palestine : Political Boundaries in World History (Arbitrary Borders)

* This sequence examines the major results of arbitrary border making in global historical past - prior and current * those reports describe arbitrary borders as areas the place humans engage otherwise from the way in which they might had the boundary no longer existed * Analytical, yet effortless to learn, those short histories will attract a extensive sweep of readership

The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire (Great Historic Disasters)

Stipulations have been harsh in tenement factories far and wide long island urban, yet they have been specifically tricky at one specifically. The Triangle Shirtwaist manufacturing facility, situated close to the city's Washington sq. Park, made background on March 25, 1911, while a devastating fireplace destroyed the pinnacle 3 flooring of the development within which it was once positioned.

Extra info for America's Real First Thanksgiving: St. Augustine, Florida, September 8, 1565

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.66 of 5 – based on 16 votes