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Great Battles for Boys: WW2 Europe
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ean: 9780997749328, isbn: 0997749326,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
"This book should be in school libraries everywhere. It is a treasure trove of information that is engagingly written …." Top 500 Amazon Reviewer Unforgettable History! Great Battles for Boys is the best-selling history series that sends young read...
Perfect Timing: How Isaac Murphy Became One of the World's Greatest Jockeys
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mpn: 43187-43906, ean: 9780979343124, isbn: 0979343127,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
This picture-book biography, Trollinger's debut title, celebrates a legendary African American jockey. Using the jockey's "perfect timing" as a framework, Trollinger begins with a serendipitous moment, when Murphy was 12, that started his career. Off...
History's Mysteries: Curious Clues, Cold Cases, and Puzzles From the Past (National Geographic Kids)
By National Geographic Books
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mpn: 9781426328718, ean: 9781426328718, isbn: 1426328710,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
Why were the Easter Island heads erected? What really happened to the Maya? Who stole the Irish Crown Jewels? The first book in this exciting new series will cover history's heavy-hitting, head-scratching mysteries, including the Lost Colony of Roano...
The Grand Escape: The Greatest Prison Breakout of the 20th Century (Scholastic Focus)
By Arthur A. Levine Books
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ean: 9781338140347, isbn: 9781338140347,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
***Three starred reviews!***Neal Bascomb, author of The Nazi Hunters, returns with his next thrilling work of narrative nonfiction about a group of Allied POWs who staged an escape for the ages during World War I. Illustrated throughout with incredib...
Tuesday Takes Me There: The Healing Journey of a Veteran and his Service Dog
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ean: 9781682611067, isbn: 168261106X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
As praised in the #1 bestselling book Al Franken, Giant of the Senate by Al Franken From New York's Staten Island Ferry to a double-decker bus in Washington, DC, a delightful service dog, named Tuesday, narrates this fun and exciting journey with...
Inside the Titanic (A Giant Cutaway Book)
By Madison Press Book - Little, Brown & Company
ean: 9780316557160, isbn: 1864483822,
In this lavishly illustrated book, the gripping story of the R.M.S. "Titanic" is told in a spectacularly visual way that makes readers feel as if they are actually "inside" the giant doomed liner. A compelling text featuring the stories of real-life ...
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Dinopedia: The Most Complete Dinosaur Reference Ever
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mpn: 9781426301643, ean: 9781426301643, isbn: 1426301642,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
In the crowded field of dinosaur books, this is the very first to offer children ages 7 to 10—those at the height of their enthusiasm for the prehistoric giants—complete coverage of all the known dinosaurs.Don Lessem, author of more than 60 books...
One Day a Dot: The Story of You, The Universe, and Everything
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ean: 9781626722446, isbn: 1626722447,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
One Day a Dot explores the age-old question: Where did we come from? Where did everything come from?Starting with one tiny dot and continuing through the Big Bang to the rise of human societies, the story of our universe is told in simple and vivid t...
Great Battles for Boys: WW2 Pacific
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ean: 9780997749311, isbn: 0997749318,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
"A terrific, engaging read..." Amazon Top-500 reviewerGreat Battles for Boys takes young readers to the front lines of history's most important fights. In this episode of the best-selling history series, the story opens with the Flying Tigers, thos...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Case of R.B.G. vs. Inequality
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ean: 9781419725593, isbn: 1419725599,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
A New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book of 20172018 ALA Notable Children's Book2018 Parents' Choice Gold Medal2018 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People2018 Amelia Bloomer List selectionILA 2018 Teachers...
Food Fight!: A Mouthwatering History of Who Ate What and Why Through the Ages
By National Geographic Children's Books
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ean: 9781426331626, isbn: 1426331622,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Grab your knife and fork and get ready to dig in to human history through the lens of food and the struggle to acquire it with award-winning celebrity food editor and author Tanya Steel. This book includes 30 kid-tested and approved recipes inside!Di...
The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus
By Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9780802853851, isbn: 0802853854,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
2015 Caldecott Honor Book2015 Sibert Medal WinnerFor shy young Peter Mark Roget, books were the best companions -- and it wasn’t long before Peter began writing his own book. But he didn’t write stories; he wrote lists. Peter took his love for wo...
History Pockets: Colonial America, Grades 4-6+
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mpn: 3709, ean: 9781557999061, isbn: 1557999066,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
History Pockets-Colonial America, Grades 46, contains eight discovery pockets. The introduction pocket gives an overview of the settlement of the thirteen original colonies. The other pockets feature a look at the aspects of colonial life in the nort...
Uniforms Of The Waffen-ss
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ean: 9780764315527, isbn: 0764315528,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
This three-volume set is unquestionably the best reference on German SS military uniforms ever produced. This spectacular work is a heavily documented record of all major clothing articles of the Waffen-SS. Hundreds of unpublished bw photos were used...
The Faithful Spy: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler
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ean: 9781419728389, isbn: 1419728385,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Adolf Hitler’s Nazi party is gaining strength and becoming more menacing every day. Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a pastor upset by the complacency of the German church toward the suffering around it, forms a breakaway church to speak out against the establ...
The U.S. History Cookbook: Delicious Recipes and Exciting Events from the Past
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ean: 9780471136026, isbn: 0471136026,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Serve up a heaping lesson of history with delicious recipes fromour nation's past-- from the pilgrims' first feast to today'shigh-tech, low-fat fareWho knew history could be so delicious? In The U.S. HistoryCookbook, you'll discover how Americans hav...
The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child, Volume 3: Early Modern Times
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mpn: 9780972860307, ean: 9780972860307, isbn: 0972860304,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
This third book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history. The Story of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers' polls―over 150,000 copies of the seri...
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