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Ancient Israelites and Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide
Ancient Israelites and Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide
by Marian Broida
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Children can try their hand at re-creating ancient Israelite culture—along with the cultures of their neighbors, the Philistines and Phoenicians—in a way that will provide perspective on current events. The book covers a key period from the... (read more)

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Ancient Rome (Art and Civilization)
Ancient Rome (Art and Civilization)
by Peter Bedrick
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Using a unique approach, the Art and Civilization of Ancient Rome uses major works of Roman art to bring the world of the Emperors to life, making it accessible to young readers today. Beginning with the origins of the city of Rome and its early... (read more)

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African Beginnings
African Beginnings
by James Haskins
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With African Beginnings, Lothrop is proud to announce the launch of a seven-part series that explores and celebrates the powerful impact African Americans have made on the history of our nation. In a lavish picture-book format, readers are introduced to... (read more)

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Mummies (Kingfisher Knowledge)
Mummies (Kingfisher Knowledge)
by John Malam
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Meet mummies from different cultures and countries, including Egypt, Greenland, the United States, and Irian Jaya.... (read more)

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Hammurabi: Babylonian Ruler (Primary Source Readers)
Hammurabi: Babylonian Ruler (Primary Source Readers)
by Christine Mayfield
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Hammurabi was a king of Babylon, but he wanted to rule the entire area of Mesopotamia. After only five years of being king, Hammurabi reached his goal. Hammurabi changed Mesopotamia in many ways.... (read more)

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Greeks Pop-Up
Greeks Pop-Up
by Pam Mara
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A pop-up book for children to cut and glue and make themselves. Scenes and text tell the story of the ancient Greeks and their place in history.... (read more)

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Navigators Ancient Greece (Navigators)
Navigators Ancient Greece (Navigators)
by Philip Steele
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Navigate your way through a fantastic range of subjects with this visually spectacular new series. Every spread is brimming with lively text, amazing photographs and artworks, and weblinks and quotes. Panels throughout offer focused information on... (read more)

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You Wouldn't Want to Be a Sumerian Slave!: A Life of Hard Labor You'd Rather Avoid (You Wouldn't Want To...)
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Sumerian Slave!: A Life of Hard Labor You'd Rather Avoid (You Wouldn't Want To...)
by Jacqueline Morley
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This fun and interesting, interactive series will enthrall young readers by making them a part of the story. Readers will become the main character and can revel in the gory, dark, horrific side of life throughout important moments in history. Humorous... (read more)

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The Inca Empire (True Books: Ancient Civilizations)
The Inca Empire (True Books: Ancient Civilizations)
by Sandra Newman
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- Clean new design for easy readability and comprehension - Updated text presented in a lively, continuous narrative - New center-spread sidebar feature presenting material in a fun, creative way - Excellent age-appropriate introduction to curriculum... (read more)

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Stories from Ancient Rome
Stories from Ancient Rome
by Alfred John Church
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Stories of the early days of Rome, from the time of the kings through the establishment of the republic and its struggles with other peoples on the Italian peninsula, and concluding with the wars with Carthage. Suitable for ages 9 and up.... (read more)

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Tuts Deadly Tomb (Horrorscapes)
Tuts Deadly Tomb (Horrorscapes)
by Natalie Lunis
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The mummy of King Tutankhamun, the Egyptian boy king, had not been disturbed for over 3,000 years. In 1922, archaeologist Howard Carter and his team discovered the ancient tomb and examined the dazzling treasures within its chambers. However, soon after... (read more)

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Early River Civilizations
Early River Civilizations
by Dan Nardo
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A historical account of early river... (read more)

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Life in the Ancient World #1: Arts and Culture in the Ancient World
Life in the Ancient World #1: Arts and Culture in the Ancient World
by Crabtree Publishing Company (cor)
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This amazing book provides a snapshot of the arts and cultures across various ancient civilizations. Read about... (read more)

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You Wouldn't Want to Be an Inca Mummy!: A One-Way Journey You'd Rather Not Make (You Wouldn't Want To...)
You Wouldn't Want to Be an Inca Mummy!: A One-Way Journey You'd Rather Not Make (You Wouldn't Want To...)
by Colin Hynson
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Features: - Humorous "Handy Hints" that relate directly to the text are provided on each spread - High interest topic for children of all ages - Draws in even the most reluctant reader with a lighthearted tone and hilarious illustrations - The... (read more)

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Hands-On Ancient History #1403: History and Activities of the Islamic Empire
Hands-On Ancient History #1403: History and Activities of the Islamic Empire
by Gary Barr
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This series combines history and hands-on activities including recipes, crafts, and physical activities to engage a variety of students. Step-by-step instructions are accompanied by helpful illustrations and large color photos of completed projects. Each... (read more)

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Tutankhamun: The Mystery of the Boy King
Tutankhamun: The Mystery of the Boy King
by Zahi Hawass
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Mysterious boy king Tutankhamun returns to the U.S. in 2008, bringing rare treasures never before seen outside Egypt. For the millions of fans wanting a keepsake and chronicle of this magnificent new exhibition, this book will delight. Created by world... (read more)

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Ancient Persian Warfare (Ancient Warfare)
Ancient Persian Warfare (Ancient Warfare)
by Phyllis G. Jestice
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Trading along the Silk Road. Adopting foreign fighting methods. Developing currency and a system for delivering messages over great distances. Experience life as an ancient Persian foot soldier! Discover how the ancient Persians built the worlds first... (read more)

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Buried Treasures: Uncovering Secrets of the Past
Buried Treasures: Uncovering Secrets of the Past
by Stephane Compoint
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Through the captivating images of acclaimed photographer Stéphane Compoint, Buried Treasures takes readers on a worldwide exploration with today's most esteemed archaeologists as they search for traces of civilizations presumed lost forever... (read more)

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What Did the Ancient Chinese Do for Me? (Heinemann Infosearch)
What Did the Ancient Chinese Do for Me? (Heinemann Infosearch)
by Patrick Catel
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This book teaches readers what the Ancient Chinese gave us: the seismograph, ice cream, fireworks, and more.... (read more)

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Indus Valley Civilization
Indus Valley Civilization
by Benita Sen
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Explore the Green customs of ancient... (read more)

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