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Product Description: Set during the final 24 hours before the armistice at 11 a.m. on 11th November 1918, the story follows a German storm trooper, an American airman and a British Tommy. Their destinies converge during the death throes of the first ever conflict to spread across the globe...read more

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9781408826232 | Bloomsbury USA, November 27, 2012, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Set during the final 24 hours before the armistice at 11 a.

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Product Description: Alex lives in East Berlin. The cold war is raging and he and his family are forbidden to leave. But the longer he stays, the more danger he is in. Alex is no longer pretending to be a model East German, and the Stasi has noticed. They are watching him...read more

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9781408808634 | Original edition (Bloomsbury USA, February 14, 2012), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Alex lives in East Berlin.

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Product Description: This title recounts some of the most famous tales of intrigue, heroism and adventure of the First and Second World Wars, providing young readers with an insight into the human stories behind both conflicts. It includes stories that range from the dramatic deeds of soldiers, sailors and airmen on the front line to the rivetting tales of spies and codebreakers...read more
By Ian McNee (illustrator)

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9781409537007 | New edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, November 1, 2011), cover price $15.45 | About this edition: This title recounts some of the most famous tales of intrigue, heroism and adventure of the First and Second World Wars, providing young readers with an insight into the human stories behind both conflicts.
9780794514990 | Usborne Pub Ltd, December 1, 2006, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Collects stories of events during the first and second world wars, covering land battles, the naval Battle of Jutland, the last voyage of the Bismarck, the cracking of the Enigma code, and the Manhattan Project.

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9780613989893 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2003, cover price $20.90

Explains what a dictatorship is, introduces dictators found throughout history, and how that form of govermen--and uprisings against it--affected those countries ruled by dictators.

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9780237539351 | Evans Brothers Ltd, September 30, 2009, cover price $17.00
9780836858891 | Gareth Stevens Pub Secondary Lib, July 1, 2005, cover price $14.05 | About this edition: Explains what a dictatorship is, introduces dictators found throughout history, and how that form of govermen--and uprisings against it--affected those countries ruled by dictators.

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9780836858846 | Gareth Stevens Pub Secondary Lib, July 1, 2005, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Explains what a dictatorship is, introduces dictators found throughout history, and how that form of govermen--and uprisings against it--affected those countries ruled by dictators.

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Product Description: When Peter's parents are killed, he is sent to an orphanage in Warsaw, Poland. But Peter is Volksdeutscher-of German blood. With his blond hair and blue eyes, he looks just like the boy on the Hitler Youth poster. The Nazis decide he is racially valuable...read more

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9781599906331, titled "The Auslander" | Bloomsbury USA, August 16, 2011, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: When Peter's parents are killed, he is sent to an orphanage in Warsaw, Poland.
9788466641340 | Tra rep edition (Ediciones B, December 30, 2009), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Cuando sus padres mueren, Peter es enviado a un orfanato de Varsovia.
9780747589099 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, March 2, 2009, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: When Peter's parents are killed, he is sent to an orphanage in Warsaw.

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Explores objects and organisms that can be viewed with a microscope and discusses various kinds of microscopes and microscopy techniques.
By Laura Fearn (contributor)

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9780794515584 | Revised edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, December 1, 2006), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Explores objects and organisms that can be viewed with a microscope and discusses various kinds of microscopes and microscopy techniques.

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9781439599907 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $23.99

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Product Description: Examines the causes of World War II, including the stipulations of the treaty that Germany was forced to sign at the end of World War I, the effects of the Great Depression, Germany's desire for colonies, and the rise of Hitler.

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9781403446213 | Not Applicable, May 1, 2003, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: This book examines the main causes of the greatest war of the 20th century and the events that led to its beginning.

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9781403401496 | Heinemann/Raintree, September 1, 2002, cover price $31.43 | About this edition: Examines the causes of World War II, including the stipulations of the treaty that Germany was forced to sign at the end of World War I, the effects of the Great Depression, Germany's desire for colonies, and the rise of Hitler.

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9781439538708 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Examines the causes of World War II, including the stipulations of the treaty that Germany was forced to sign at the end of World War I, the effects of the Great Depression, Germany's desire for colonies, and the rise of Hitler.
9780613855761, titled "Causes Of World War II" | Turtleback Books, May 1, 2003, cover price $19.65 | About this edition: Examines the causes of World War II, including the stipulations of the treaty that Germany was forced to sign at the end of World War I, the effects of the Great Depression, Germany's desire for colonies, and the rise of Hitler.

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Product Description: Discusses some famous murder cases and how forensic science techniques were used to solve them.

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9781403454713 | Not Applicable, April 1, 2004, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Discusses some famous murder cases and how forensic science techniques were used to solve them.

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9781403448316 | Heinemann/Raintree, May 1, 2004, cover price $31.43 | About this edition: Discusses some famous murder cases and how forensic science techniques were used to solve them.

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9781439539002 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Discusses some famous murder cases and how forensic science techniques were used to solve them.

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Examines the changes in weapons and tactics that impacted the way war was waged during World War I.

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9781588109224 | Not Applicable, January 1, 2002, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Examines the changes in weapons and tactics that impacted the way war was waged during World War I.

Library:

9781588106629 | Heinemann/Raintree, March 1, 2002, cover price $31.43 | About this edition: Examines the changes in weapons and tactics that impacted the way war was waged during World War I.

Prebinding:

9781439546291 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.99
9780613582742 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $18.45 | About this edition: Examines the changes in weapons and tactics that impacted the way war was waged during World War I.

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9780746093702 | Usborne Pub Ltd, May 30, 2008, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: Sam escapes death in Australia when the truth about his false conviction is finally revealed. But on the journey back to England he faces pirates and a terrible storm, before making the longed-for trip back up the river Thames. Finally reunited with his family in Norfolk, Sam realizes how much life at sea has become part of him...read more

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9781599900803 | Bloomsbury USA, February 19, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Sam escapes death in Australia when the truth about his false conviction is finally revealed.

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Contains stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds. This book contains maps, line drawings and notes on sources and further reading.

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9780746089750 | New edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, November 30, 2007), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Contains stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds.

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In a sequel to Powder Monkey, Sam Goodall faces disaster after he is wrongly convicted for a crime, sent on a perilous eighteen month journey to the prison island of Australia, and forced to fight for his life upon his arrival in the dangerous bush with only his one friend, Richard, by his side. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781582346762 | Bloomsbury USA, October 31, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: After being framed for cowardice in a sea battle, thirteen-year-old Sam and his friend Richard are sent to Australia, where they must fight for their lives in the outback.

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9781599901565 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA, October 16, 2007), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: In a sequel to Powder Monkey, Sam Goodall faces disaster after he is wrongly convicted for a crime, sent on a perilous eighteen month journey to the prison island of Australia, and forced to fight for his life upon his arrival in the dangerous bush with only his one friend, Richard, by his side.

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Product Description: Presents an overview of the First and Second World Wars, discussing such topics as their causes, the major battles, weapons and technology, important military and political leaders, and the legacy of these conflicts.

Hardcover:

9780794519711 | Usborne Pub Ltd, December 1, 2007, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Presents an overview of the First and Second World Wars, discussing such topics as their causes, the major battles, weapons and technology, important military and political leaders, and the legacy of these conflicts.
9780746087886 | Usborne Pub Ltd, September 28, 2007, cover price $33.25 | About this edition: A reference book on two important conflicts of 20th Century; World Wars 1 and 2.

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Product Description: Escape (Usborne True Stories)

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9780794519827 | Reissue edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, September 22, 2007), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Escape (Usborne True Stories)
9780746088357 | New edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, July 27, 2007), cover price $9.90 | About this edition: Part of the 'True Stories' series, this book contains stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds.

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Contains stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds. This title includes maps, line drawings and notes on sources and further reading.

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9780794519803 | Revised edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, January 1, 2008), cover price $4.99
9780746088333 | New edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, July 27, 2007), cover price $9.25 | About this edition: Contains stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds.

Provides an illustrated account of the major events associated with the Second World War, including the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the Holocaust, the fall of Berlin, and the defeat of Japan.

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9780794510442 | Usborne Pub Ltd, June 30, 2005, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Provides an illustrated account of the major events associated with the Second World War, including the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the Holocaust, the fall of Berlin, and the defeat of Japan.

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9780746088210, titled "The Second World War" | New edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, June 29, 2007), cover price $7.70 | also contains The Second World War

From shark attacks and blazing airships to exploding spacecraft and sinking submarines, these are real stories of people who have stared death in the face and lived to tell the tale. Find out what separates the living from the dead when catastrophe strikes.

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9780794518431 | Revised edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, January 1, 2008), cover price $4.99
9780746088234 | New edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, June 29, 2007), cover price $10.10 | About this edition: From shark attacks and blazing airships to exploding spacecraft and sinking submarines, these are real stories of people who have stared death in the face and lived to tell the tale.

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9781417815586 | Turtleback Books, January 1, 2008, cover price $14.80 | also contains Survival

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Presents three works which each collect stories of exploration and survival in the remotest places on Earth, including the North and South Poles, Mount Everest, and the great deserts.

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9780794515003 | Usborne Pub Ltd, January 1, 2007, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Presents three works which each collect stories of exploration and survival in the remotest places on Earth, including the North and South Poles, Mount Everest, and the great deserts.

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Sam fights in a fierce battle against the Danish Fleet and victory is theirs. But on the journey back home, he witnesses a crime, for which he is framed. He is sentenced to death, but at the last minute this sentence is commuted to transportation to Australia. Sam begins his journey to the other side of the world. He knows that he must escape.

Hardcover:

9780747577058 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, November 6, 2006, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Sam fights in a fierce battle against the Danish Fleet, led by none other than Nelson himself, and against all odds victory is theirs.

Paperback:

9780747577225 | New edition (Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, July 2, 2007), cover price $13.30 | About this edition: Sam fights in a fierce battle against the Danish Fleet and victory is theirs.
9780747584438 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, November 6, 2006, cover price $12.35 | About this edition: Sam fights in a fierce battle against the Danish Fleet, led by none other than Nelson himself, and against all odds victory is theirs.

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Thirteen-year-old Sam Witchall endures harsh conditions, battles, and a shipwreck after being pressed into service aboard the H.M.S. Miranda during the Napoleonic Wars. Reprint.

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9781582347486 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA, October 3, 2006), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Thirteen-year-old Sam endures harsh conditions, battles, and a shipwreck after being pressed into service aboard the HMS Miranda during the Napoleonic Wars.

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Presents a naval adventure set in the 1800s. This book follows the life of thirteen-year-old Sam Witchall, press-ganged into a brutal and dangerous life as powder monkey on one of His Majesty's Royal Naval ships.

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9780747577218 | New edition (Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, October 2, 2006), cover price $13.30 | About this edition: Presents a naval adventure set in the 1800s.

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Thirteen-year-old Sam Witchall endures harsh conditions, battles, and a shipwreck after being pressed into service aboard the H.M.S. Miranda during the Napoleonic Wars.

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9781582346755 | Bloomsbury USA, September 15, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Thirteen-year-old Sam endures harsh conditions, battles, and a shipwreck after being pressed into service aboard the HMS Miranda during the Napoleonic Wars.

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Provides information on telescopes, space travel, the planets of the solar system, stars, and related topics, and offers Internet addresses for further research.

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9780794510916 | Usborne Pub Ltd, September 15, 2005, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Provides information on telescopes, space travel, the planets of the solar system, stars, and related topics, and offers Internet addresses for further research.

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