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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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Garibaldi's Biscuits
Garibaldi's Biscuits
by Ralph Steadman
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Unimaginable and hilarious origin of Garibaldi (raisin) biscuits... (read more)

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World War II with CDROM (DK Eyewitness Books)
World War II with CDROM (DK Eyewitness Books)
by Dk
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Some of the most popular selections from the formidable Eyewitness backlist are now available with a clip-art CD included-with no increase in price!... (read more)

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The World of Disasters (World Of...)
The World of Disasters (World Of...)
by Ned Halley
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The World of Disasters is divided into three sections--Natural Disasters, Man-Made Disasters, and Future Disasters. Each section includes several page spreads focusing on specific themes and topics related to the relevant catastrophe. A glossary and... (read more)

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Animals Christopher Columbus Saw: An Adventure in the New World
Animals Christopher Columbus Saw: An Adventure in the New World
by Sandra Markle
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In this new series by award-winning author Sandra Markle, famous explorers take a back seat to the animals they encountered along the way. While nothing about Christopher Columbus' journey was expected, he couldn't have imagined feasting on roasted... (read more)

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The Discovery of the Americas: From Prehistory Through the Age of Columbus
The Discovery of the Americas: From Prehistory Through the Age of Columbus
by Betsy Maestro
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From the crossing of the Bering Land Bridge over 20,000 years ago to the arrival of the Europeans, this classic picture book paints the early discoveries of America in grand strokes. The text is useful for both the classroom and at home as it combines... (read more)

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The Usborne Book of World History (Picture World)
The Usborne Book of World History (Picture World)
by Anne Millard
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A brilliant overview of world history from prehistoric times to the early 20th... (read more)

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Pirate's Handbook (Handbooks)
Pirate's Handbook (Handbooks)
by Sam Taplin
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Whizzing cannonballs, howling storms, rare diseases Being a pirate isn't all fun and games. But if the thought of a ton of loot spurs you on, take a firm grip on your cutlass and open this book. It's bursting with hints on everything from fearsome... (read more)

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Auschwitz (Place in History)
Auschwitz (Place in History)
by Sean Sheehan
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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 Auschwitz reverberates meaningfully with today's student... (read more)

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Ywwt...Viking Explorer (You Wouldn't Want To...)
Ywwt...Viking Explorer (You Wouldn't Want To...)
by Andrew Langley
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Think again! This delightful series brings something unusual to the study of history: humor. You Wouldn't Want to... revels in the darker side of life in ancient times. The reader is on center stage as he or she gets a tour through life as a slave... (read more)

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Candy Bomber: The Story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
Candy Bomber: The Story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
by Michael O Tunnell
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Michael has served on the Newbery Award Committee and on the selection committee for the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children. He has also published many professional books, including THE STORY OF OURSELVES: TEACHING HISTORY THROUGH CHILDREN... (read more)

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Spying and the Cold War (On the Front Line)
Spying and the Cold War (On the Front Line)
by Michael Burgan
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This series examines wars and conflicts in the 20th Century including the causes, major incidentsm and results from the point of view of the people who lived through it. Featuring primary and secondary sources, each book describes the sequence of events... (read more)

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Very Bloody History of Britain Without T
Very Bloody History of Britain Without T
by John Farman
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The Medieval World
The Medieval World
by Philip Steele
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Thundering hooves, shining armor, and magnificent fortresses . . . the medieval age still fascinates young readers. Heraldry, knights, castles, battles, hawking and hunting, sieges, and holy wars -- it's all here in this fascinating book that takes... (read more)

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A Promise Fulfilled: Theodor Herzl, Chaim Weitzmann, David Ben-Gurion, and the Creation of the State of Israel
A Promise Fulfilled: Theodor Herzl, Chaim Weitzmann, David Ben-Gurion, and the Creation of the State of Israel
by Howard Greenfeld
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Here are the stories of three very different men -- a journalist, a scientist, and a labor leader -- who shared the same seemingly impossible dream. They were determined to create a Jewish state in the land God promised to Abraham and his descendants... (read more)

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Swords: An Artist's Devotion
Swords: An Artist's Devotion
by Ben Boos
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Be smitten by the sword! An extraordinary young artist brings the history of this noble weapon — and its skillful masters — into stunningly sharp relief. Brave men and women have taken up the sword since ages of old, and a fascination... (read more)

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First Encyclopedia of History (First Encyclopedia)
First Encyclopedia of History (First Encyclopedia)
by Fiona Chandler
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Who lived in the Forbidden City? Who were the Aztecs? Find out in this bright and lively introduction to history. Contains simple text, amazing photographs with detailed illustrations, and suggestions for child-friendly Web sites to visit.... (read more)

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Remember D-Day: The Plan, the Invasion, Survivor Stories
Remember D-Day: The Plan, the Invasion, Survivor Stories
by Ronald J Drez
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Remember D-Day combines compelling narrative, dramatic archival photographs and memorabilia, detailed maps, and a timeline to bring readers the exciting story of one of the world's most daring invasions. This landmark book will provide children with... (read more)

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Great Discoveries & Amazing Adventures: The Stories of Hidden Marvels and Lost Treasures
Great Discoveries & Amazing Adventures: The Stories of Hidden Marvels and Lost Treasures
by Claire Llewellyn
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Great Discoveries & Amazing Adventures looks at the moment of discovery and the deeper stories behind some of the world's most astonishing finds. Archaeologists, explorers, naturalists, and even ordinary people have all made discoveries that have... (read more)

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