Recreating the Past: A Guide to American and World Historical Fiction for Children and Young Adults

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Recreating the Past

A Guide to American and World Historical Fiction for Children and Young Adults

Lynda G. Adamson

Greenwood Press
Westport, Connecticut London

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents ix
  • How to Use This Bibliography xi
  • Acknowledgments xv
  • Introduction Historical Fiction: What and Why xvii
  • Prehistory and the Ancient World 1
  • Roman Empire to 476 Ad 11
  • Europe 15
  • The British Isles 49
  • The American Colonies 111
  • The United States 127
  • Canada 271
  • South and Central America and the Caribbean 279
  • Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific 285
  • Africa 291
  • China 293
  • India 299
  • Israel 303
  • Japan 305
  • Korea 311
  • Thailand and Cambodia 313
  • Vietnam 315
  • Appendix A. Readability Level 319
  • Appendix B. Interest Level 349
  • Appendix C. Highlights of History 379
  • Appendix D. Works with Protagonists or Plots Concerning Minority Groups 393
  • Appendix E. Famous Groups and People in the Works 403
  • Appendix F. Works with Sequels, Same Characters, or in Series 447
  • Appendix G. Country and Dates of Setting in Europe and the British Isles 455
  • Index: Authors, Titles, and Illustrators 469
  • About the Author. 495
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