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Student Study Guide to the Ancient Egyptian World (World in Ancient Times)
Student Study Guide to the Ancient Egyptian World (World in Ancient Times)
by Eric H. Cline
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The Student Study Guides are important and unique components that are available for each of the books in The World in Ancient Times series. Each of the Student Study Guides is designed to be used with the main text at school or sent home for homework... (read more)

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Lost City: The Discovery of Machu Picchu
Lost City: The Discovery of Machu Picchu
by Ted Lewin
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A Caldecott Honor-winning artist takes readers on a thrilling journey to the wilds of Peru in this story of Hiram Bingham, who, in 1911, carved a treacherous path through snake-filled jungles and across perilous mountains in search of Vilcapampa, the... (read more)

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Time Travel Guides #1: Ancient China
Time Travel Guides #1: Ancient China
by Jane Shuter
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-- Paperback versions of some of our most requested primary-level nonfiction make small group work exciting. -- Big Books are perfect for story time, reading aloud, or shared reading, both in the classroom and in the library media center. -- Each book... (read more)

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Maya: Amazing Inventions You Can Build Yourself with 25 Projects (Build It Yourself)
Maya: Amazing Inventions You Can Build Yourself with 25 Projects (Build It Yourself)
by Sheri Bell-rehwoldt
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Revised for 2012 Maya: Amazing Inventions You Can Build Yourself introduces readers ages 9–12 to the world of the ancient Maya, the most advanced and mysterious civilization of the New World. From ceremonial masks to hieroglyphics, and calendars to... (read more)

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Cleopatra Rules!: The Amazing Life of the Original Teen Queen
Cleopatra Rules!: The Amazing Life of the Original Teen Queen
by Vicky Alvear Shecter
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Cleopatra was much more than a Hollywood icon. With a mildly irreverent and highly entertaining voice, Vicky Shecter cleverly debunks many historical misconceptions of Cleopatra’s rule. This is history at its best and absolutely most fun-to-read... (read more)

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Magic Tree House Research Guides #03: Mummies & Pyramids: A Companion to Mummies in the Morning
Magic Tree House Research Guides #03: Mummies & Pyramids: A Companion to Mummies in the Morning
by Mary Pope Osborne
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How were pyramids built? Why did people make mummies? What magic charms were buried with mummies? Who discovered King Tut's tomb? Unwrap the answers to these questions and more in Magic Tree House Research Guide #3: Mummies and Pyramids, Jack and Annie's... (read more)

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Stories of the East from Herodotus, Illustrated Edition (Yesterday's Classics)
Stories of the East from Herodotus, Illustrated Edition (Yesterday's Classics)
by Alfred J. Church
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Engaging narrative of stories from the History of Herodotus, recounting the tale of Croesus and the Fall of Sardis, chronicling the careers of Cyrus and Cambyses, and, finally, documenting Darius's rise to power. The author's The Story of the Persian War... (read more)

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Inside Ancient Athens (Inside Ancient Athens)
Inside Ancient Athens (Inside Ancient Athens)
by Fiona Macdonald
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It might well be said that no city has contributed more to human civilization than Athens, the city where Socrates Plato, Aeschylus, Sophicles, Euripides, Pericles, and many other notable individuals were born. From comedy and tragedy, to philosophy and... (read more)

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Conquest!: Can You Build a Roman City? (Step Into History)
Conquest!: Can You Build a Roman City? (Step Into History)
by Julia Bruce
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It is Rome's golden age, and you are a general in the army. Your superiors want you to expand the Roman Empire and conquer new lands. Do everything correctly, and they might even let you become a governor! This step-by-step guide will show you how to... (read more)

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History Opens Windows #2: The Indus Valley
History Opens Windows #2: The Indus Valley
by Jane Shuter
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In this updated edition, we examine the lives, culture, and contributions of key civilizations. The series features clear, informative text, colorful photographs, original source materials, and easy-to-interpret maps and diagrams. This is grear source... (read more)

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Ancient Egypt: The Glory of the Pharoahs
Ancient Egypt: The Glory of the Pharoahs
by David Angus
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Ancient Egypt The Glory of the Pharaohs tells us about civilization under the pharaohs, of mysterious statues and tombs, incredible obelisks, the Sphinx In this recording, the ancient Egyptian kingdom is brought to life in a way that fuels the listener's... (read more)

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Pyramid (Fast Forward Books)
Pyramid (Fast Forward Books)
by Barrons
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This account starts around 2700 B.C. showing a site on the banks of the Nile River. The vivid illustrations cover a period of some 30 years, as a pyramid undergoes successive stages of construction, finally serving as a pharaoh’s tomb. Final... (read more)

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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Iraq: Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Iraq's Past (Ng Investigates)
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Iraq: Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Iraq's Past (Ng Investigates)
by Beth Gruber
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Archaeology gives us a window into the wondrous world of ancient Iraq, in the region once known as Mesopotamia, the cradle of civilization. Join scientists as they study the Citadel in northern Iraq; explore the ancient city of Nineveh; and see how... (read more)

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Student Study Guide to the South Asian World (World in Ancient Times)
Student Study Guide to the South Asian World (World in Ancient Times)
by Jonathan Mark Kenoyer
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The Student Study Guides are important and unique components that are available for each of the books in The World in Ancient Times series. Each of the Student Study Guides is designed to be used with the main text at school or sent home for homework... (read more)

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The Romans (Dig It: History from Objects)
The Romans (Dig It: History from Objects)
by John Malam
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There is a lot that can be learned from the objects of Ancient Rome. This incredibly powerful empire left behind buildings, tools, beautiful mosaics, statues, and murals. These objects, accompanied with the informative text in this book, give a rich... (read more)

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The Kingfisher Book of the Ancient World
The Kingfisher Book of the Ancient World
by Hazel Martell
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'Richly illustrated with atmospheric maps and detailed reconstructions of everyday life, this marvellous resource explores the geography, culture, and history of the ancient world. Offering a global view, the book ranges from the first villages in China... (read more)

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Ancient Rome (DK Revealed)
Ancient Rome (DK Revealed)
by Peter Chrisp
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Traces the emergence of a superpower from the collection of city-states and charts its eventual demise at the hands of barbarians. Acetates include the Colosseum and Pompeii.... (read more)

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Famous Men of Rome
Famous Men of Rome
by John H. Haaren
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The Romans were history's great men of action. Collected here are thirty stories covering the history of Rome from its founding under Romulus to the last emperor in the West. Your children will see the rise and fall of a great civilization through the... (read more)

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Ancient Greece: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: Historical Eras)
Ancient Greece: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: Historical Eras)
by William Caper
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Describes the life and times of ancient Greece. The readers' choices reveal the historical details of life from the perspectives of a resident of Athens and a resident of Sparta.... (read more)

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Explore Ancient Rome!: 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments (Explore Your World)
Explore Ancient Rome!: 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments (Explore Your World)
by Carmella Van Vleet
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In this book, young readers ages 6-9 can investigate the fascinating civilization of ancient Rome through 25 hands-on projects and activities. Kids learn about ancient Roman homes, food, playtime, clothing, conquests, gods, entertainment, and more... (read more)

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