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How To Be a Pirate
How To Be a Pirate
by John Malam
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"The folks at National Geographic have created another winning series for young readers."—Social Studies for Kids From the Trade Paperback edition.... (read more)

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The Kingfisher Atlas of the Medieval World (Kingfisher Atlas)
The Kingfisher Atlas of the Medieval World (Kingfisher Atlas)
by Simon Adams
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With sixteen full-color maps showing what the world was like from A.D. 500 to 1450, this book is sure to capture in the attention of students interested in knights and castles, Vikings, Crusades, the Aztecs, and the Incas. Each map shows... (read more)

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Great Warriors: Conquistadors (Great Warriors)
Great Warriors: Conquistadors (Great Warriors)
by Valerie Bodden
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A simple introduction to the Spanish warriors known as conquistadors, including their history, lifestyle, weapons, and how they remain a part of today's culture through language and traditions.... (read more)

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Beginnings: Stories of Canada's Past
Beginnings: Stories of Canada's Past
by Ann Walsh
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Ann Walsh has selected fourteen captivating stories written by accomplished authors from across Canada for this historical anthology. Each of the stories focuses on a first-time historical experience, with many of the stories featuring real historical... (read more)

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Profiles #2: World War II (Profiles)
Profiles #2: World War II (Profiles)
by Aaron Rosenberg
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Full-color series--six bios in one! It takes more than one person to bring about change and innovation. Find out how key players from yesterday and today influenced and interacted with each other during some of the world's most memorable periods. So much... (read more)

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Bodies From the Ice (09 Edition)
Bodies From the Ice (09 Edition)
by Deem
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"An intriguing read, complementing the author's highly commended Bodies from the Bog (1998) and Bodies from the Ash (2005), with a bonus environmental message."--Kirkus Reviews, starred review "There are books about melting glaciers and books about... (read more)

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World History Time Lines (Brain Power)
World History Time Lines (Brain Power)
by Penny Clarke
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Young readers will enjoy browsing through this heavily illustrated capsule history of the human race. It opens in the time before written history-- approximately 1,800,000 B.C.--when the first human beings are known to have lived in Africa. Moving... (read more)

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Killer History: A Gruesome and Grisly Trip Through the Past
Killer History: A Gruesome and Grisly Trip Through the Past
by Clive Gifford
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Some kids are natural bookworms and others you have to chase down with a book. But every kid, even the ones that scowl when you say “read” will devour this mega mix of history’s grisly stories. From all corners of the globe and dating... (read more)

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Knights Handbook Usborne Official
Knights Handbook Usborne Official
by Sam Taplin
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- These funny historical 'handbooks' are an eye-opening introduction to the life of knights, Roman soldiers, princesses, and pirates.... (read more)

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What You Never Knew about Beds, Bedrooms, & Pajamas (Around-The-House History)
What You Never Knew about Beds, Bedrooms, & Pajamas (Around-The-House History)
by Patricia Lauber
About the Author
Patricia Lauber is the author of the Around-the-House series and more than 125 other books for young people. Her Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of St. Helens was a Newbery Honor Book. She lives with her husband and two cats, Beemer and MeToo, in New... (read more)

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Dirty Rotten Pirates: A Truly Revolting Guide to Pirates & Their World
Dirty Rotten Pirates: A Truly Revolting Guide to Pirates & Their World
by Moira Butterfield
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They sailed the seas, pillaging and plundering, crammed into ships no longer than a railroad car. Worms ate the food and munched on the ships' hulls. Life was hard for the bloodthirsty captain and crew, but if they survived the rancid and maggoty grub... (read more)

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What If You Met a Pirate?
What If You Met a Pirate?
by Jan Adkins
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Booklist, starred review  Gr. 3-5. Can it be that walking the plank was a fictional punishment invented by illustrator Howard Pyle? In this appealing book, Adkins gives readers the lowdown on what life under the pirate flag was really like... (read more)

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Armour (3-Dimensional Exploration Books)
Armour (3-Dimensional Exploration Books)
by Bob Moulder
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Big pictures of warriors and knights come complete with flaps showcasing their armor From the 5th century Greek leather armor and 14th century English steel-plated armor to the patterned armor of 15th century Japanese knights, protective battle... (read more)

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Pirates (See-through)
Pirates (See-through)
by Kelly Davis
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"From Captain Hook to Blackbeard, pirates have long captured the imaginations of both children and adults. A stunning collection of tales, facts, images, and maps, this book goes behind the myths and l"... (read more)

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Outlaws, Spies, and Gangsters: Chasing Notorious Criminals
Outlaws, Spies, and Gangsters: Chasing Notorious Criminals
by Laura Scandiffio
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Experience all the thrills and suspense of chasing down the world's highest-profile criminals.... (read more)

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100 Things You Should Know About Pirates
100 Things You Should Know About Pirates
by Andrew Langley
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100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science. Children will gain a valuable appreciation of the basics of science and its impact on their world, as well as seeing science at work firsthand, in simple experiments... (read more)

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P Is for Pirate: A Pirate Alphabet
P Is for Pirate: A Pirate Alphabet
by Eve Bunting
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The word pirate means one who plunders on the sea, and piracy has been around for as long as men and women have longed for adventure and lusted for riches. But it wasn't all fun and pillaging! Being a pirate was not an easy life. Written by award-winning... (read more)

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The Discovery of the Americas
The Discovery of the Americas
by Betsy Maestro
About the Author
Betsy Maestro is the author of the "American Story" series, illustrated by her husband, Giulio. She has also written several other non-fiction picture books, including the Let's-Read-And-Find-Out science books How Do Apples Grow? and Why Do Leaves Change... (read more)

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History Nook
History Nook
by Lisa Lerner
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Dr. Short is a division director at the Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) in Washington, D.C. She has worked as a teacher, trainer, researcher, and curriculum/materials developer. Her work at CAL has concentrated on the integration of language... (read more)

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Stone Angel
Stone Angel
by Jane Yolen
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Since the Tall Boots--the Nazis--have marched into Monique's small French village, terrorizing it, nothing surprises her. Until the night Monique encounters "the little ghost" sitting at the end of her bed. When she turns out to be--not a ghost at all... (read more)

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