The history of Georgia as a colony, up to independence gained from the Revolutionary War, this thorough book is a treat to look through and read. Cream-colored pages offset traditional fonts and light green chapter headings; two-tone and full-color illustrations are included throughout. Children will learn about the Spanish era in Georgia, the Native Americans who lived there, new immigrants, the war to make Georgia a British colony, the end of the 'Noble Experiment', the beginnings of slavery in George, and the approval of the US Constitution. 109 pages, indexed, hardcover with dust jacket. Ages 10-14.