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Pig War: How a Porcine Tragedy Taught England and America to Share

Written by Emma Bland Smith & illustrated by Alison Jay
Published by Calkins Creek Books
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Here is a true story of how the great nations of America and England almost went to war in 1859 over a pig--but learned to share instead.

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Delightful example of sharing a true, well researched historical account with engaging storytelling enriched with terrific illustrations. There’s a valuable lesson to learn from the account about getting along with others.

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Who Wrote Pig War: How a Porcine Tragedy Taught England and America to Share

Who Illustrated Pig War: How a Porcine Tragedy Taught England and America to Share

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Alison Jay

Alison Jay is the creator of <i>A B C: A Child’s First Alphabet Book</i> and <i>1 2 3: A Child’s First Counting Book</i>. She studied illustration at the London College of Printing and lives in London.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781684371716
Publication Date:
November 10, 2020
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1684371716

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