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The Split Grey Goose Feather

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England (map) Dated: 1646 - 1649
A feather may seem a very unimportant thing. However, at one time people used them to write with, to fill duvets and pillows and, on one occasion, the life of a king may even have depended on a simple, grey, goose feather!

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8th August 2008
Split Grey Goose Feather
An animated film of the Split Grey Goose Feather made by Melissa Smalls at a summer school run by Suffolk Anglia Ruskin University

10th July 2006
Teachers' Resource: Using the story in the history curriculum
This document looks at how the story 'The Split Grey Goose Feather' can be used when teaching history.

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cool amazing animation is great perfect for children!
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