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Product Description: This title examines the issues and events that tore the nation in two and caused the Civil War. Gripping narrative text, historic photographs, and primary sources make the book perfect for report writing. Features include a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts...read more

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9781680782752 | Essential Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: This title examines the issues and events that tore the nation in two and caused the Civil War.

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Product Description: Religion and Free Speech covers events ranging from the Charlie Hebdo attacks in France to prayer in schools to denying service to gay customers, exploring how free speech and religious freedom overlap and sometimes conflict in modern society...read more

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9781624039027 | Essential Library, January 1, 2016, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: Religion and Free Speech covers events ranging from the Charlie Hebdo attacks in France to prayer in schools to denying service to gay customers, exploring how free speech and religious freedom overlap and sometimes conflict in modern society.

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Product Description: US-Cuba Relations covers the history of the United States and Cubas relationship, how both countries are working to mend their relations, and what the future may hold for these close neighbors and their citizens. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards...read more

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9781624039041 | Essential Library, January 1, 2016, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: US-Cuba Relations covers the history of the United States and Cubas relationship, how both countries are working to mend their relations, and what the future may hold for these close neighbors and their citizens.

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9781624037924, titled "The D-Day Invasion of Normandy" | Essential Library, September 1, 2015, cover price $35.64

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Product Description: Why did ancient people in Peru create the Nazca Lines? Who built England's Avebury Circle and why? What is the purpose of Easter Island's huge stone statues? The world is full of unexplained archaeological wonders. With dramatic photos and intriguing theories, readers can go on an expedition to discover several fascinating mysteries left to us from the ancient world...read more

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9781491443385 | Edge Books, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Why did ancient people in Peru create the Nazca Lines?

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9781491442623 | Edge Books, August 1, 2015, cover price $27.32 | About this edition: Why did ancient people in Peru create the Nazca Lines?

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Product Description: The Civil War began when Confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter. But years of tension led up to that first battle. And the war would prove to have major consequences for both sides. Explore the causes and effects of the Civil Wara war to determine the future of the United States...read more

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9781491421628 | Capstone Pr Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: The Civil War began when Confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter.

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9781491420096 | Capstone Pr Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $28.65 | About this edition: The Civil War began when Confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter.

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9781612286471 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, November 15, 2014, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: ###############################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################

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Product Description: Every new and groundbreaking archaeological discovery refines our understanding of human history. This title examines the scientific study of Stonehenge. The book explores what scientists have learned about the sites creation and purpose, traces the history of its archaeological investigation, and discusses future study and conservation efforts...read more

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9781624032370 | Essential Library, September 1, 2014, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: Every new and groundbreaking archaeological discovery refines our understanding of human history.

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9781612286464 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, August 15, 2014, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: ###############################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################

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Product Description: Dig through the fields of the far East to unearth the huge clay army of Chinas first emperor. Why were the thousands of life sized statues built? How were they designed with such intricate detail? Travel along with scientists to find out how the Terracotta Armys discovery sheds light on mysteries from ancient China...read more

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9781476599267 | Edge Books, August 1, 2014, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Dig through the fields of the far East to unearth the huge clay army of Chinas first emperor.

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9781476599175 | Capstone Pr Inc, July 1, 2014, cover price $27.32 | About this edition: Dig through the fields of the far East to unearth the huge clay army of Chinas first emperor.

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Product Description: Looks at the history, events, and impact of major social initiatives through American history, including the Animal rights movement, Civil rights movement, and Green movement.

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9781617838835 | Essential Library, August 1, 2013, cover price $213.84 | About this edition: Looks at the history, events, and impact of major social initiatives through American history, including the Animal rights movement, Civil rights movement, and Green movement.

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Product Description: "This title traces the history of the civil rights movement in the United States, including the key players, watershed moments, and legislative battles that have driven social change. Iconic images and informative sidebars accompany compelling text that follows the movement from the Reconstruction era through the movements great successes in the 1960s and up to the challenges that still face the country today...read more

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9781617838859 | Essential Library, August 1, 2013, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: "This title traces the history of the civil rights movement in the United States, including the key players, watershed moments, and legislative battles that have driven social change.

This title tells how one day in 1974, a group of farmers in rural China found a life-size clay statue of a man's head buried deep in a field. When government archaeologists inspected the area, they discovered that beneath the ground were more than 8000 life-size clay soldiers, each one with a unique face.

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9780761340461 | Twenty First Century Books, August 1, 2010, cover price $30.60

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9780822575078 | Twenty First Century Books, December 15, 2007, cover price $30.65 | About this edition: This title tells how one day in 1974, a group of farmers in rural China found a life-size clay statue of a man's head buried deep in a field.

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Product Description: Book by Capek, Michael

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9780822575832 | Twenty First Century Books, October 1, 2008, cover price $30.60 | About this edition: Book by Capek, Michael

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Chronicles the development of the Shaker faith and shares what it was like to live in the Shaker community at Pleasant Hill, Kentucky, from 1811 to the death of the last Pleasant Hill Shaker in 1923.

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9780822535843 | Lerner Pub Group, March 1, 2001, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Chronicles the development of the Shaker faith and shares what it was like to live in the Shaker community at Pleasant Hill, Kentucky, from 1811 to the death of the last Pleasant Hill Shaker in 1923.

Pack your bags! We’re headed to Jamaica. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Jamaica from its bustling cities to its sandy beaches and jutting mountains. We’ll also find out what kind of food people eat and learn about reggae music and dub poetry. A special section introduces Jamaica’s capital, language, population, and flag. Hop on board and take a fun-filled look at your world.

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9780761355458 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2010, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Pack your bags!
9780060910471, titled "838 Ways to Amuse a Child: Crafts, Hobbies and Creative Ideas for the Child from Six to Twelve" | Revised edition (Harpercollins, July 1, 1983), cover price $4.95 | also contains 838 Ways to Amuse a Child: Crafts, Hobbies and Creative Ideas for the Child from Six to Twelve | About this edition: Describes activities for children involving crafts, hobbies, science, nature lore, and ideas for convalescence or travel

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9780761359258 | Lerner Pubns, July 1, 2010, cover price $27.93

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9781580136044 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2010, cover price $29.32 | About this edition: This engaging title explores the geography, landscape, history, people, and culture of Jamaica.
9781575051123 | Carolrhoda Books, August 1, 1999, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: An overview of Jamaica emphasizing its cultural aspects
9781575051376 | Carolrhoda Books, April 1, 1999, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the geography, culture, and people of Jamaica.

Describes murals of various times and cultures including those in the United States Capitol, murals of Diego Rivera and of the Italian Renaissance, and Egyptian tomb paintings (view table of contents)

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9780822520658 | Lerner Pub Group, June 1, 1996, cover price $23.93 | About this edition: Describes murals of various times and cultures including those in the United States Capitol, murals of Diego Rivera and of the Italian Renaissance, and Egyptian tomb paintings

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A collection of artistic works meant to 'fool the eye' ranges from ancient Greece to current interior designers to show the delightful and beautiful visual jokes that artists have played as they create works startling in their verisimilitude.

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9780822520641 | Lerner Pub Group, March 1, 1995, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Provides a definition, a history, and common themes and examples of trompe l'oil art, and introduces some trompe l'oeil artists

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