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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

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Good Fight: How World War II Was Won

By: Ambrose, Stephen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: ATHENEUM BOOKS: 10/2/2013

Seller ID: 9780689843617

ISBN: 0689843615

Condition: USED


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 victory at Midway, to the Battle of the Bulge during one of the coldest winters in Europe's modern history, to the tormenting decision to bomb Nagasaki and Hiroshima with atomic weapons, "The Good Fight" brings the most horrific -- and most heroic -- war in history to a new generation in a way that's never been done before. In addition to A... View more info

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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

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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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Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections: Man-Of-War

By: Biesty, Stephen

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9781564583215

ISBN: 156458321X

Condition: USED


"...a unique, original, and highly visual description of life aboard an 18th-century British warship". -- School Library Journal View more info

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Everything Kids' Mummies, Pharaohs, and Pyramids Puzzle and Activity Book: Disco

By: Blair, Beth

Price: $4.00

Publisher: ADAMS PUB:

Seller ID: 9781598697971

ISBN: 1598697978

Condition: USED


Is there is such a thing as a mummy's curse? How were the ancient pyramids built? What did the pharaohs do all day? All of these questions?and more?will be answered in this fun activity book. Kids will feel like real-life archaeologists when they solve puzzles and try activities about: famous pharaohs like King Tut and Ramses; gods like Osiris and Anubis; what the Egyptians believed about the afterlife; tools and laborers used to build the pyramids; tomb treasures like pottery, paintings, and hieroglyphics; Egypt- and mummy-related Halloween costume ideas; and more With this book by their sid... View more info

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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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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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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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How They Choked: Failures, Flops, and Flaws of the Awfully Famous

By: Bragg, Georgia

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780545776776

ISBN: 0545776775

Condition: USED


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All About China: Stories, Songs, Crafts and Games for Kids (All About..

By: Branscombe, Allison

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780804848497

ISBN: 0804848491

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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Through My Eyes

By: Bridges, Ruby

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 4/9/2018

Seller ID: 0590546309

ISBN: 0590546309

Condition: USED


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America in the 1990s (The Decades of Twentieth-Century America)

By: Brill, Marlene Targ

Price: $5.00

Publisher: LERNER PUB GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780822576037

ISBN: 0822576031

Condition: USED


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Aaron and Alexander: The Most Famous Duel In American History

By: Brown, Don

Price: $2.00

Seller ID: 9781338136395

ISBN: 1338136399

Condition: USED


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