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Pyramids and Mummies
Pyramids and Mummies
by Anne Bolton
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Welcome to the world of Pharaohs, mummies, and untapped secrets Welcome to ancient Egypt! On the northeast of Africa, divided by the river Nile, lies a majestic land that was once home to powerful kings such as King Tutankhamun and King Ramesses II and... (read more)

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Everything Ancient Egypt (National Geographic Kids Everything)
Everything Ancient Egypt (National Geographic Kids Everything)
by Crispin Boyer
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Tools of the Ancient Greeks: A Kid's Guide to the History & Science of Life in Ancient Greece (Tools of Discovery)
Tools of the Ancient Greeks: A Kid's Guide to the History & Science of Life in Ancient Greece (Tools of Discovery)
by Kris Bordessa
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Tools of the Ancient Greeks: A Kids Guide to the History and Science of Life in Ancient Greece explores the scientific discoveries, athletic innovations, engineering marvels, and innovative ideas created more than two thousand years ago. Through... (read more)

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The Mythology Handbook: An Introduction to the Greek Myths (Ologies)
The Mythology Handbook: An Introduction to the Greek Myths (Ologies)
by Lady Hestia Evans
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Great Ancient China Projects You Can Build Yourself
Great Ancient China Projects You Can Build Yourself
by Lance Kramer
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Great Ancient China Projects You Can Build Yourself explores the incredible ingenuity and history of ancient China with 25 hands-on projects for readers ages 9 and up. Great Ancient China Projects covers topics from porcelain pottery, paper, gunpowder... (read more)

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Bodies From the Ash: Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii
Bodies From the Ash: Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii
by James M. Deem
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"With incredibly engrossing images and narrative, this is a powerful and poignant piece of nonfiction."and#150;School Library Journal, starred School Library Journal, Starred "The jewels here are the numerous black-and-white (and some color) photographs.... (read more)

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The Early Human World (World in Ancient Times)
The Early Human World (World in Ancient Times)
by Peter Robertshaw
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Peter Robertshaw is an archaeologist and professor of anthropology at California State University, San Bernardino. His research focuses on the later prehistory and precolonial history of sub-Saharan Africa and has been supported by the National Science... (read more)

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The Ancient Near East (World in Ancient Times)
The Ancient Near East (World in Ancient Times)
by Amanda H. Podany
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What do the wheel, the law, and belief in a single god have in common? All of these ideas first came to people who lived in the ancient Near East. As if these revolutionary developments weren't enough to make a mark on world history, these ancient... (read more)

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Pharaoh's Egypt: See History as It Happened (Fly on the Wall)
Pharaoh's Egypt: See History as It Happened (Fly on the Wall)
by Mick Manning
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Be a fly on the wall in the time of the ancient Egyptians. See how the mummy-makers perform their grisly work, sail down the Nile with Huya the scribe, and creep into the tombs with robbers as they steal jewels by eerie torchlight. These pages are packed... (read more)

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Life in the Ancient World #5: Technology in the Ancient World
Life in the Ancient World #5: Technology in the Ancient World
by Paul C. Challen
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This incredible book provides a snapshot of the often surprising technologies developed by various ancient civilizations. Read about... (read more)

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The Viking Codex: The Saga of Leif Eriksson
The Viking Codex: The Saga of Leif Eriksson
by Fiona Macdonald
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Travel back in time to the year 1203, to the famous Castle of Chateau-Gaillard, built by King Richard the Lionheart. But King Richard is dead and John, Englandand#39;s new monarch, has offended the King of France. Now itand#39;s war! Will the castle hold?... (read more)

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What Did the Ancient Greeks Do for Me? (Linking the Past and Present)
What Did the Ancient Greeks Do for Me? (Linking the Past and Present)
by Patrick Catel
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This book explores what the Ancient Greeks gave us: philosophy, democracy, and more.... (read more)

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Pirates: The Secrets of Blackbeard's World
Pirates: The Secrets of Blackbeard's World
by William Teach
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So few have seen a dragonand#8212;and yet we all know of this elusive and mythic creature. But this magnificent folio is the next-best thing to meeting a real one. Rich in legend and lore, it transports readers to the heart of the dragon world, offering... (read more)

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Roman Fort
Roman Fort
by Mick Manning
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Readers are taken on a journey through ancient Rome with an authentic and appealing cast of characters at work, at home, and at play. The sounds, smells, and textures of everyday Roman life are vividly evoked as young readers march through the rain with... (read more)

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Story of the World, Volume 1: Ancient Times Audiobook CD: From the Earliest Nomads to the Late Roman Empire, Revised Edition (6 CDs)
Story of the World, Volume 1: Ancient Times Audiobook CD: From the Earliest Nomads to the Late Roman Empire, Revised Edition (6 CDs)
by Susan Wise Bauer
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This spirited reading of the first in Susan Wise Bauer's history series brings to life the stories and records of the peoples of ancient times. Now more than ever, other countries and customs affect our everyday lives-and our children need to learn about... (read more)

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Ancient Civilization: Greece (Ancient Civilizations)
Ancient Civilization: Greece (Ancient Civilizations)
by Valerie Bodden
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From the lowliest slave to the most powerful ruler, every civilization has been built—and undone—by different classes of people. This new series takes an anthropologist's view of five famous Ancient Civilizations, noting how the various... (read more)

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The Story of the World: Activity Book One: Ancient Times: From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor
The Story of the World: Activity Book One: Ancient Times: From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor
by Susan Wise Bauer
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Don't just read about history'"experience it! Color a picture of a Minoan bull-jumper, make a model of the Nile River, create Roman armor and Celtic jewelry and more. Designed to turn the accompanying book The Story of the World, Volume 1: Ancient... (read more)

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The Bloody, Rotten Roman Empire: The Disgusting Details about Life in Ancient Rome (Fact Finders: Disgusting History)
The Bloody, Rotten Roman Empire: The Disgusting Details about Life in Ancient Rome (Fact Finders: Disgusting History)
by James A. Corrick
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From garbage-filled streets and spoiled food to bloody gladiator fights and deadly punishments, daily life in Rome was really rotten. Get ready to explore the nasty side of life in ancient Rome.... (read more)

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The Roman News (History News)
The Roman News (History News)
by Andrew Langley
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At home or at school, these innovative titles make history come alive! Covering ancient Rome in the form of a daily newspaper written at the time, this innovative and acclaimed book presents historical nonfiction in a unique, kid-friendly format... (read more)

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Creepy Egyptian Mummies (Top 10 Worst)
Creepy Egyptian Mummies (Top 10 Worst)
by David Stewart
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You walk deeper into the dark tomb, smelling the musty air and holding your lantern with a trembling hand. What's that up in front of you, inside that dusty coffin? Its a mummy! Thrill your readers with all the fascinatingand gruesomemummification... (read more)

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