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Product Description: Learn theins-and-outs of the giant underground vault located beneath one of the mostfamous buildings in the United States.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, an informational diagram, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the autho...read more

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9781503808119 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn theins-and-outs of the giant underground vault located beneath one of the mostfamous buildings in the United States.

Explore the controversial life of Cleopatra. Engaging yet authoritative text and historically accurate images bring the biography of this fascinating pharoah to life. Infographics, sidebars, and fact boxes help add to readers' understanding of Cleopatra and the time in which she lived.

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9781406293050 | Gardners Books, March 15, 2016, cover price $13.95
9781491422175 | Fact Finders, January 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Explore the controversial life of Cleopatra.

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9781491420423 | Fact Finders, January 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Explore the controversial life of Cleopatra.

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Product Description: In 1921, four men ventured into the Arctic for a top-secret expedition: an attempt to claim uninhabited Wrangel Island in northern Siberia for Great Britain. With the men was a young Inuit woman named Ada Blackjack, who had signed on as cook and seamstress to earn money to care for her sick son...read more

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9781613730980, titled "Marooned in the Arctic: The True Story of Ada Blackjack, the "Female Robinson Crusoe"" | Chicago Review Pr, March 1, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1921, four men ventured into the Arctic for a top-secret expedition: an attempt to claim uninhabited Wrangel Island in northern Siberia for Great Britain.

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9780534219482, titled "Mathematics: A Good Beginning : Strategies for Teaching Children" | Pap/cdr edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, December 1, 1994), cover price $90.95 | also contains Mathematics: A Good Beginning : Strategies for Teaching Children | About this edition: Troutman and Lichtenberg's best-selling text offers many features, chapters, and topics to reflect current research in mathematics education, the philosophy and recommendations of the NCTM, and the growing use of technology in the classroom.

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Product Description: Compelling narrative nonfiction text introduces the children on the Titanic, including details about their family life, adventures on the ship, and the dangers they faced at sea. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, fact-filled captions and callouts, historical photos, a glossary, sources for further research, a listing of source notes, and an introduction to the author...read more

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9781634074643 | Momentum, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Compelling narrative nonfiction text introduces the children on the Titanic, including details about their family life, adventures on the ship, and the dangers they faced at sea.

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Product Description: Compelling narrative nonfiction text introduces the Titanic's third-class passengers, including details about their experiences aboard the historic ship, tragic losses, and dramatic stories of survival. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, fact-filled captions and callouts, historical photos, a glossary, sources for further research, a listing of source notes, and an introduction to the author...read more

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9781634074681 | Momentum, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Compelling narrative nonfiction text introduces the Titanic's third-class passengers, including details about their experiences aboard the historic ship, tragic losses, and dramatic stories of survival.

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Product Description: A complete biographical look at the complex life of a world-famous entertainer With determination and audacity, Josephine Baker turned her comic and musical abilities into becoming a worldwide icon of the Jazz Age. The Many Faces of Josephine Baker: Dancer, Singer, Activist, Spy provides the first in-depth portrait of this remarkable woman for young adults...read more

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9781613730348 | Chicago Review Pr, February 1, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A complete biographical look at the complex life of a world-famous entertainer With determination and audacity, Josephine Baker turned her comic and musical abilities into becoming a worldwide icon of the Jazz Age.

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Product Description: This book relays the factual details of the Battle of the Alamo that took place in 1836 during the Texas Revolution. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details through the point of view of a Texan army commander, a Mexican soldier, and a survivor at the Alamo...read more

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9781624316913 | Cherry Lake Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $14.21 | About this edition: This book relays the factual details of the Battle of the Alamo that took place in 1836 during the Texas Revolution.

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9781624316647 | Cherry Lake Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: This book relays the factual details of the Battle of the Alamo that took place in 1836 during the Texas Revolution.

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Product Description: This book relays the factual details of the orphan trains that sent East Coast orphans to be with families in the Midwest and West. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details from the point of view of an orphan child heading to the Midwest, a Midwestern family awaiting a child, and a New York City child welfare worker...read more

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9781624314964 | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2013, cover price $14.21 | About this edition: This book relays the factual details of the orphan trains that sent East Coast orphans to be with families in the Midwest and West.

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9781624314209 | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2013, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: This book relays the factual details of the orphan trains that sent East Coast orphans to be with families in the Midwest and West.

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Product Description: Across the globe, devastating disasters have changed the course of history. This title brings Hurricane Katrina to life with well-researched, clearly written informational text, primary sources with accompanying questions, charts, graphs, diagrams, timelines, and maps, multiple prompts, and more...read more

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9781624030239 | Abdo Group, August 1, 2013, cover price $15.64 | About this edition: Across the globe, devastating disasters have changed the course of history.

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9781617839580 | Abdo Group, August 1, 2013, cover price $32.79 | About this edition: Across the globe, devastating disasters have changed the course of history.

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Product Description: Have you ever wondered about the events that laid the foundations of the United States of America? This title explores the reasons and nations behind the French and Indian War, otherwise known as the Seven Years War. Special features include sidebars, infographics, on-page definitions, online search sidebar, further evidence sidebar and primary sources...read more

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9781617837593, titled "The French and Indian War" | Abdo Group, January 1, 2013, cover price $15.64 | About this edition: Have you ever wondered about the events that laid the foundations of the United States of America?

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9781617837098, titled "The French and Indian War" | Abdo Group, January 1, 2013, cover price $32.79 | About this edition: Have you ever wondered about the events that laid the foundations of the United States of America?

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Product Description: Presents the life of Mark Twain, a steamboat pilot who became the great American humorist and writer of the 19th century.

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9781599350882 | Morgan Reynolds Pub, January 1, 2009, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Presents the life of Mark Twain, a steamboat pilot who became the great American humorist and writer of the 19th century.

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Details the life and travails of William Porter, who wrote short stories under the pseudonym 'O. Henry.'

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9781599350318 | Morgan Reynolds Pub, September 30, 2006, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Details the life and travails of William Porter, who wrote short stories under the pseudonym 'O.

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Presents the life and accomplishments of the poet known for such works as 'Mending Wall,' 'The Road Not Taken,' and 'Birches.'

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9781931798921 | Morgan Reynolds Pub, May 30, 2006, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Presents the life and accomplishments of the poet known for such works as 'Mending Wall,' 'The Road Not Taken,' and 'Birches.

A biography of the prolific American writer whose life contained as many surprises as the short stories he wrote.

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9781571687685 | Eakin Pr, September 30, 2005, cover price $20.01 | About this edition: A biography of the prolific American writer whose life contained as many surprises as the short stories he wrote.

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Details the life of Charles Dickens and discusses how his upbringing and surroundings led him to write novels depicting the working class, often involving child laborers, in nineteenth-century England.

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9781931798686 | Morgan Reynolds Pub, August 15, 2005, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Details the life of Charles Dickens and discusses how his upbringing and surroundings led him to write novels depicting the working class, often involving child laborers, in nineteenth-century England.

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A biography of the Nobel Prize-winning woman who founded Hull House, one of the first settlement houses in the United States, and who championed public health, women's sufferage, the international peace movement, and helped found the NAACP.

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9781931798402 | Morgan Reynolds Pub, September 30, 2004, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A biography of the Nobel Prize-winning woman who founded Hull House, one of the first settlement houses in the United States, and who championed public health, women's sufferage, the international peace movement, and helped found the NAACP.

Recounts the life and career of Sam Houston, and describes his time with the Cherokee and how the former governor of Tennessee became a leader in the Texan struggle with Mexico and in the new state.

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9781931798198 | 1 edition (Morgan Reynolds Pub, October 1, 2003), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Recounts the life and career of Sam Houston, and describes his time with the Cherokee and how the former governor of Tennessee became a leader in the Texan struggle with Mexico and in the new state.

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Profiles Marcus Garvey, a self-educated black man who worked to end world-wide discrimination against Africans, to help black Africans regain control of their countries, and to promote black pride, unity, and power.

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9781931798143 | Morgan Reynolds Pub, July 1, 2003, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Profiles Marcus Garvey, a self-educated black man who worked to end world-wide discrimination against Africans, to help black Africans regain control of their countries, and to promote black pride, unity, and power.

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Describes the lives and wartime exploits of six women who were spies during the Civil War, including Sarah Emma Edmonds, Belle Boyd, Pauline Cushman, Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Elizabeth Van Lew, and Belle Edmondson.

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9781883846886 | Morgan Reynolds Pub, May 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Describes the lives and wartime exploits of six women who were spies during the Civil War, including Sarah Emma Edmonds, Belle Boyd, Pauline Cushman, Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Elizabeth Van Lew, and Belle Edmondson.

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