By Robert Tracy McKenzie

ForeWord 2013 booklet of the 12 months Award Finalist (Adult Nonfiction, background) The Pilgrims' occasion of the 1st Thanksgiving is a keystone of America's nationwide and non secular id. yet is what we have been taught approximately them or their harvest dinner party what really occurred? And if now not, what distinction does it make? throughout the alluring tale of the delivery of this quintessentially American vacation, veteran historian Tracy McKenzie is helping us to raised comprehend the story of America's origins―and for Christians, to know the importance of this tale and people love it. McKenzie avoids either idolizing and demonizing the Pilgrims, and calls us to like and research from our mistaken but interesting forebears. The First Thanksgiving is narrative historical past at its top, and gives you to be an imperative advisor to the interaction of ancient considering and Christian mirrored image at the which means of the previous for the current.

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