1607: A New Look at Jamestown

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1607: A New Look at Jamestown
Author: Lange, Karen
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Time Period: Enlightenment
Time Frame: 1607
Geographic Area: North America
Country: United States
Topics: Colonial America, Jamestown
Genre: Non Fiction
Reading Age: Middle Grade, Upper Middle Grade
Format: Picture Book
Published: 2007

American History > Enlightenment > Colonial America / Jamestown

1607: A New Look at Jamestown is the last word on America's first colony. With expert appraisal of new archaeological evidence, this National Geographic title stands alone for timely authority and visual appeal. Karen Lange's gripping narrative incorporates analysis of the latest discoveries from the Jamestown site. The text has been researched with the help of National Geographic grantee Dr. William Kelso.

The pages come alive with Ira Block's stunning photography, detailing newly discovered artifacts, and highlighting authentic Jamestown reenactments. Compelling new theories, a National Geographic period map, and stunning reenactment photography take us back to Jamestown in 1607, where the course of our country's history changed forever.

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