Discover life in America during the Revolutionary War with dozens of exciting projects, games, and recipes.
Step back in time to 1776 America and visit with the Logan family on their farm in Virginia, and the Wentworths at their inn in Philadelphia. Join eleven-year-old Joshua Logan and twelve-year-old Peggy Wentworth as they share the excitement, adventure, and hard work of Revolutionary War days. Let Joshua and Peggy show you how to play their favorite games, cook up yummy recipes, and even make cool toys and crafts!
Learn to make a pair of comfy moccasins, design your own flag, play the exciting game of Siege, and taste the scrumptious flavors of the time by baking your own cranberry nut bread or delicious Independence Day shortcake. Brimming with authentic sights, tastes, and activities, Revolutionary War Days will bring the past to vivid life and take you on an exhilarating journey into a fascinating time in American history.
DAVID C. KING is an award-winning author who has written over thirty books for children and young adults, including six books in this series: Civil War Days, Colonial Days, Pioneer Days, Wild West Days, Victorian Days, and World War II Days, all from Wiley. He has worked as a curriculum developer in both history and social studies, and as a high school English and history teacher.