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Into the Unknown: How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air
Into the Unknown: How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air
by Stewart Ross
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Ready to relive some of the most daring voyages of all time? Unfold these spectacular cross sections and explore fourteen historic journeys. Open this dynamic book and discover how the greatest explorers in history — from Marco Polo to Neil... (read more)

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The Story of Salt
The Story of Salt
by Mark Kurlansky
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"Excellent ink drawings, brightened with colorful washes, illustrate incidents from the text with clarity, a flair for the dramatic, and a sense of humor." (Booklist, starred review) "Kurlansky is a masterful storyteller. . . . Schindler's pictures, from... (read more)

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The Good Fight: How World War II Was Won
The Good Fight: How World War II Was Won
by Stephen E Ambrose
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Stephen E. Ambrose, one of the finest historians of our time, has written an extraordinary chronicle of World War II for young readers. From Japanese warplanes soaring over Pearl Harbor, dropping devastation from the sky, to the against-all-odds Allied... (read more)

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The War to End All Wars: World War I
The War to End All Wars: World War I
by Russell Freedman
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Nonfiction master Russell Freedman illuminates for young readers the complex and rarely discussed subject of World War I. The tangled relationships and alliances of many nations, the introduction of modern weaponry, and top-level military decisions that... (read more)

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A Medieval Feast
A Medieval Feast
by Aliki
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A Street Through Time
A Street Through Time
by Anne Millard
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Have you ever wondered what a street was like 100 years ago? In "A Street Through Time" you can actually "see" what happens as you trace its development, spread by spread, through 14 time periods, from the Stone Age to the present day. Full color.... (read more)

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If I Were a Kid in Ancient Greece: Children of the Ancient World (Children of the Ancient World)
If I Were a Kid in Ancient Greece: Children of the Ancient World (Children of the Ancient World)
by Cricket Books
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Reminders of Greek culture are everywhere evident today, from bubblegum to plays (Greeks invented both). But what was ancient Greece like for children? As this book explains, youngsters were well educated, sometimes with private teachers. They studied... (read more)

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Hiroshima (Place in History)
Hiroshima (Place in History)
by Stewart Ross
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A specialist author provides strong contextual analysis with extraordinary primary sourcesfact boxes, VOICES sidebar, good websites and a final Legacy Chapter ensures that Hiroshima and the Nuclear debate reverberates meaningfully with today's student... (read more)

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World Made New : Why the Age of Exploration Happened and How It Changed the World (07 Edition)
World Made New : Why the Age of Exploration Happened and How It Changed the World (07 Edition)
by Marc Aronson
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Life in a Medieval Abbey (English Heritage)
Life in a Medieval Abbey (English Heritage)
by Tony Mcaleavy
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For nearly a thousand years, monasteries dominated the landscape of England and the lives of English people. Throughout the Middle Ages, a fascinating variety of people joined the monasteries, from saints and statesmen to rogues and runaways. Life within... (read more)

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The Ultimate Weapon: The Race to Develop the Atomic Bomb
The Ultimate Weapon: The Race to Develop the Atomic Bomb
by Edward T Sullivan
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When the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, the world changed forever. But the story started long before that fateful day, and here Edward T. Sullivan delves into all that led up to it: the scientific developments of the Manhattan... (read more)

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The Century for Young People
The Century for Young People
by Peter Jennings
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Through the vivid first-person accounts, the most thrilling--and terrifying--events of the past 100 years come to life in his age-appropriate volume adapted from the bestseller "The Century."... (read more)

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A Medieval Feast
A Medieval Feast
by Aliki
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Wonders of the World (Fast Forward)
Wonders of the World (Fast Forward)
by Mark Bergin
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This series looks behind the scenes at a wide range of fascinating subjects. Special split pages allow the reader to engage in a complete interactive experience.... (read more)

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101 Things You Should Know about Social Studies (101 Things You Should Know About...)
101 Things You Should Know about Social Studies (101 Things You Should Know About...)
by Jane Roberts
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How do ideas spread between societies in today's interconnected world? What are the common characteristics across cultures? How can I make my brain retain all these confusing FACTS?  Social studies is all around us, from the communities we live in... (read more)

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Shackleton's Journey
Shackleton's Journey
by William Grill
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Young, up-and-coming illustrator William Grill weaves a detailed visual narrative of Shackleton's journey to Antarctica. Grill's beautiful use of colored pencils and vibrant hues effortlessly evokes the adventure and excitement that surrounded the... (read more)

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Pirates & Smugglers (Kingfisher Knowledge)
Pirates & Smugglers (Kingfisher Knowledge)
by Moira Butterfield
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Pirates and Smugglers is a swashbuckling introduction to the highwaymen and women of the seas -- from the cruel Cilician pirates who terrorized the Mediterranean more than 2,000 years ago to the well-organized and ruthless modern-day buccaneers who... (read more)

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An Egyptian Tomb: The Tomb of Nebamun
An Egyptian Tomb: The Tomb of Nebamun
by Meredith Hooper
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The stories and secrets of the finest tomb paintings from ancient Egypt. An Egyptian Tomb examines fragments of the remarkable wall paintings found in the tomb of Nebamun, a government official living in the Egyptian city of Thebes almost 3,500 years ago.... (read more)

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After the Holocaust
After the Holocaust
by Howard Greenfeld
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With excerpts from personal interviews and more than sixty-five of the survivors' own black-and-white photographs as well as archival pictures, Howard Greenfeld's landmark book presents an important chapter in history: the story of young men and women... (read more)

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The Barbary Pirates (Sterling Point Books)
The Barbary Pirates (Sterling Point Books)
by C S Forester
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C.S. Forester, creator of the beloved Horatio Hornblower series, takes young readers on an exciting adventure to the shores of Tripoli in North Africa. Thats where, more than 200 years ago, the United States was threatened by “pirates” who... (read more)

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