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Gladiators (Action Files)

By: Action Files/Miles Kelly Publ

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 5/16/2018

Seller ID: 9781848100251

ISBN: 1848100256

Condition: USED


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King's Day, The: Louis XIV of France

By: Aliki

Price: $3.50

Seller ID: 0690045905

ISBN: 0690045905

Condition: USED


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Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World

By: Armstrong, Jennifer

Price: $5.00

Publisher: ALFRED A KNOPF: 12/3/2011

Seller ID: 9780375810497

ISBN: 0375810498

Condition: USED


The harrowing story of the ill-fated Endurance, now in paperback. In August 1914, Ernest Shackleton and 27 men sailed from England in an attempt to become the first team of explorers to cross Antarctica from one side to the other. Five months later and still 100 miles from land, their ship, Endurance, became trapped in ice. The expedition survived another five months camping on ice floes, followed by a perilous journey through stormy seas to remote and unvisited Elephant Island. In a dramatic climax to this amazing survival story, Shackleton and five others navigated 800 miles of treachero... View more info

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How Many People Traveled the Oregon Trail?: And Other Questions About the Trail

By: Aronin, Miriam

Price: $5.00

Publisher: LERNER PUB GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780761353324

ISBN: 0761353321

Condition: USED


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Eyes of the World: Robert Capa, Gerda Taro, and the Invention of Modern Photojou

By: Aronson, Marc/Budhos, Marina

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 9780805098358

ISBN: 0805098356

Condition: USED


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Puerto Rico: Isle of Enchantment

By: AV2

Price: $2.00

Publisher: WEIGL PUBL INC: 5/2/2018

Seller ID: 9781619133976

ISBN: 1619133970

Condition: USED


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Exploring the Titanic

By: Ballard, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 10/28/2011

Seller ID: 9780590419529

ISBN: 0590419528

Condition: USED


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History of Railways, The

By: Barron's

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 5/10/2018

Seller ID: 9780764105388

ISBN: 0764105388

Condition: USED


Attractively laid out on illustration-filled pages with texts that speak clearly to their subjects, these books review the technological achievements that have helped to shape history. Each book has between 70 and 110 photos, modern illustrations of historical events, and reproductions of famous illustrations from the past.This fun-to-read volume starts with the first steam-driven vehicle developed in England in 1808, then describes the first passenger railway, also in England, which began service in 1833. The evolution of early steam locomotives in Europe and American is reviewed, and the ... View more info

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Russia (Tintin's Travel Diaries)

By: Barron's

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 10/14/2017

Seller ID: 9780812091625

ISBN: 0812091620

Condition: USED


Ten brightly illustrated books are ideal for supplementary use in social studies classes. Featuring Tintin, the popular cartoon character also seen on cable-TV's Nickelodeon, these books are entertaining enough to fit the reading-for-pleasure category. Tintin and his cartoon pals explore countries around the world, look in on local customs and cultures, while also learning geography. Cartoon art and photos throughout.Tintin visits the great cities of Moscow and St. Petersburg, visits Siberia, learns about the history of communism and the earlier history of Russia. View more info

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Day-Glo Brothers True Story of Bob and Joe Switzer's Bright Ideas and Brand New

By: Barton, Chris

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CHARLESBRIDGE PUB: 11/20/2014

Seller ID: 9781570916731

ISBN: 157091673X

Condition: USED


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Great Women Paper Dolls

By: Bellerophon Books

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 5/31/2017

Seller ID: B01FIYBCXQ

ISBN: B01FIYBCXQ

Condition: USED


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Mummies of the Pharoahs

By: Berger, Melvin & Gilda

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 10/14/2017

Seller ID: 101403

ISBN: 101403

Condition: USED


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Ninja (Legendary Warriors)

By: Blazers/Lee, Adrienne

Price: $3.00

Publisher: CAPSTONE PR: 5/9/2018

Seller ID: 9781476531120

ISBN: 1476531129

Condition: USED


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We Are Witnesses: Five Diaries Of Teenagers Who Died In The Holocaust

By: Boas, Jacob

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 059084475X

ISBN: 059084475X

Condition: USED


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33 Things Every Girl Should know About Women's History

By: Bolden, Tonya

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CROWN PUB INC: 5/26/2017

Seller ID: 9780375811227

ISBN: 0375811222

Condition: USED


Here' s the perfect book for anyone interested in learning more about girls and women in the United States from the 18th century to the present. Featuring contributions from a wide variety of women, including well-known nonfiction writers, a children' s librarian, historians, and many more, this latest addition to the 33 Things series provides an engaging, inspiring, informative look at the role women have played in shaping American history. View more info

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Capital Days: Michael Shiner's Journal and the Growth of Our Nation's Capital

By: Bolden, Tonya

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HARRY N ABRAMS INC:

Seller ID: 9781419707339

ISBN: 1419707337

Condition: USED


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101 Changemakers: Rebels and Radicals Who Changed U.S. History

By: Bollinger, Michele

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HAYMARKET BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9781608461561

ISBN: 1608461564

Condition: USED


In the great tradition of Howard Zinn, "101 Changemakers" offers a "peoples' history" version of the individuals who have shaped our country for middle school students. In the place of founding fathers, presidents, and titans of industry, are profiles of those who courageously fought for social justice in America: Tecumseh, Harriet Tubman, Mark Twain, Cesar Chavez, Rachel Carson, Harvey Milk, Henry Wallace, and many more. "101 Changemakers" aims to provide young students with new ways of understanding how history is written and made. View more info

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Sea Clocks: The Story of Longitude

By: Borden, Louise

Price: $6.00

Publisher: MARGARET K MCELDERRY BOOKS: 2/10/2015

Seller ID: 9780689842160

ISBN: 0689842163

Condition: USED


"For hundreds of years ships had been sailing to places far and near "without really knowing where they were "" Sailors knew how to measure latitude, their location north or south of the equator, but they could not measure longitude, their location east or west of their home port. Because of this, many lives were lost worldwide. The key to solving this problem lay in devising a clock that could keep absolutely accurate time while at sea, unaltered by rough water or weather conditions. With such a timekeeper sailors would be able to know the time back at their home port and calculate the l... View more info

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Stranded at Plimoth Plantation 1626

By: Bowen, Gary

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 2/2/2017

Seller ID: 9780060225414

ISBN: 0060225416

Condition: USED


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To Be a Princess: The Fascinating Lives of Real Princesses

By: Brewster/Coulter

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 1/24/2018

Seller ID: 9781895892529

ISBN: 189589252X

Condition: USED


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