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Japanese Amer (IMM Exp) (Pbk) (Immigrant Experience)
Japanese Amer (IMM Exp) (Pbk) (Immigrant Experience)
by Harry Kitano
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-- A celebration of the ethnic groups that provide the United States and Canada with their rich and varied cultural heritage -- Narrates the history and culture of specific immigrant or native populations -- Generously illustrated with photographs, maps,... (read more)

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Snowbound: The Tragic Story of the Donner Party
Snowbound: The Tragic Story of the Donner Party
by David Siev Lavender
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The ordeals faced by a group of pioneers journeying from Illinois to California in 1846.... (read more)

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Three Young Pilgrims
Three Young Pilgrims
by Cheryl Harness
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When Bartholemew, Remember, and Mary Allerton and their parents first step down from the Mayflower after sixty days at sea, they never dream that life in the New World will be so hard. Many in their Plymouth colony won't make it through the winter, and... (read more)

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The Election Book: The People Pick a President
The Election Book: The People Pick a President
by Carolyn Jackson
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The U.S. Presidential Election is the toughest race in the world to win. Find out what it takes to become the Commander in Chief1 Since we have a government of the people, by the people, and for the people, it's important the people--including you--know... (read more)

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Photo by Brady: A Picture of the Civil War
Photo by Brady: A Picture of the Civil War
by Jennifer Armstrong
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Mathew B. Brady was already a famous photographer by the time the Civil War began. But the war gave Brady something else: andlt;BRandgt; The chance to make a andlt;Bandgt;RECORD OF A WARandlt;/Bandgt; -- andlt;Iandgt;this warandlt;/Iandgt; -- in a way... (read more)

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Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out
by Natl Childrens Bk Al
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Our White House, 10 copies,... (read more)

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The American Revolution (Cover-To-Cover Books)
The American Revolution (Cover-To-Cover Books)
by Shirley Jordan
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Describes the causes and key events leading up to the Revolutionary War and includes brief profiles of major figures during the period.... (read more)

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Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in Politics
Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in Politics
by Catherine Thimmesh
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Catherine Thimmeshs inspiring look at the role of women in American politics—past, present, and future—is now available with updated sections on Hillary Rodham Clinton, Condoleezza Rice, and Nancy Pelosi. From the time our government was being... (read more)

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Remember Valley Forge: Patriots, Tories, and Redcoats Tell Their Stories
Remember Valley Forge: Patriots, Tories, and Redcoats Tell Their Stories
by Thomas B Allen
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Remember Valley Forge tells the ultimate survival story. Travel the trail of defeat that leads Washington's ragtag army to seek winter refuge at Valley Forge. Read from a teenage soldier's diary and a doctor's gruesome accounts of disease, hunger, and... (read more)

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The Erie Canal
The Erie Canal
by Martha E Kendall
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The Thirteen Colonies (We the People)
The Thirteen Colonies (We the People)
by Marc Tyler Nobleman
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- Table of contents, index, and glossary<BR>- Additional resources, maps, important dates, and facts<BR>- Primary source documents and illustrations<BR>- Maps and timelines<BR>- Resources for more... (read more)

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The Salem Witch Trials: An Unsolved Mystery from History
The Salem Witch Trials: An Unsolved Mystery from History
by Jane Yolen and Heidi Elisabet Yolen Stemple
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In 1692 Salem, Massachusetts, witnessed one of the saddest and most inexplicable chapters in American history. andlt;BRandgt; When a group of girls came down with a horrible, mysterious bout of illness, the town doctor looked in his medical books but... (read more)

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Fight for Freedom: The American Revolutionary War
Fight for Freedom: The American Revolutionary War
by Benson Bobrick
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Renowned historian Benson Bobrick has written a moving chronicle of the American Revolution for young readers. From the first stirrings of unrest under British rule at the Boston Tea Party, to the treachery of Benedict Arnold at West Point, to George... (read more)

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Lady Liberty: A Biography
Lady Liberty: A Biography
by Doreen Rappaport
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A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail. "Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift." It begins in... (read more)

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The Impossible Rescue: The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure
The Impossible Rescue: The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure
by Martin W. Sandler
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Yankee Doodle America: The Spririt of 1776 from A to Z
Yankee Doodle America: The Spririt of 1776 from A to Z
by Wendell Minor
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If you traveled the roads of colonial America, colorful hand-painted signs would greet you when you came across an inn or tavern, and inside, folks would be gathered to eagerly share the news of the day.Wendell Minor invites us on just such a journey... (read more)

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Do Something!: A Handbook for Young Activists
Do Something!: A Handbook for Young Activists
by Nancy Lublin and Vanessa Martir and Julia Steers
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Kids want to do it. Parents want their kids to do it. Schools often require kids to do it. So do it: Do something and change the world. And here's how, in a fist-in-the-air book for every young activist. DoSomething.org knows exactly how to reach kids... (read more)

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Kids Are Americans Too
Kids Are Americans Too
by Bill Oreilly
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Four-time #1 bestselling author and veteran television news journalist Bill O'Reilly has more than 5 million copies of his books in print to date His first book for younger fans, The O'Reilly Factor for Kids, held the honorable distinction of being the... (read more)

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The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road (Cheryl Harness Histories)
The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road (Cheryl Harness Histories)
by Cheryl Harness
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US... (read more)

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North Star to Freedom: The Story of the Underground Railroad
North Star to Freedom: The Story of the Underground Railroad
by Gena K Gorrell
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In this fascinating and thorough account, Gena K. Gorrell movingly describes the history of the Underground Railroad, from the origins of slavery through the Civil War and beyond. She depicts the passage from Africa on desperately crowded slave ships... (read more)

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