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Product Description: A fourteen-year-old's heart-stopping sea adventure! The war of 1812 is raging and fourteen-year-old Tom Cringle has just been made a lieutenant in the British navy. He's thrilled, but also worried that nobody -- especially hard, seasoned sailors -- will take a kid in charge seriously...read more
By Gerald Hausman and Tad Hills (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780689828119 | Aladdin Paperbacks, September 1, 2001, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: In 1813, a fourteen-year-old British navy lieutenant records in his logbook a perilous journey as he and his men attempt to return a group of slaves to the Jamaican plantation from which pirates stole them; pirates who are determined to reclaim their booty.

Paperback:

9781481488280 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, May 7, 2016), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: A fourteen-year-old's heart-stopping sea adventure!

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Product Description: "I, Tom Cringle, two days before my thirteenth birthday, have made the decision of my life: to go to sea." Just two and a half weeks after Tom makes this bold declaration, he sets sail aboard the "Bream" as a midshipman in England's navy...read more
By Gerald Hausman and Tad Hills (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780689828102 | Aladdin Paperbacks, September 1, 2000, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: During the War of 1812, a thirteen-year-old officer in the British navy records in his logbook his capture by pirates off the coast of Jamaica.

Paperback:

9781481488297 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, May 7, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: "I, Tom Cringle, two days before my thirteenth birthday, have made the decision of my life: to go to sea.

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Product Description: Shares the spiritual wisdom of Rastafari through the stories, teachings, and traditions of practicing Rastas in Jamaica • Includes the author’s interviews with bush doctors, healers, and Rastafarians gathered during his 15 years of living in Jamaica • Reveals the old ways of the Rastafarians and how their beliefs form an unbroken lineage tracing back to King Solomon • Explains the connection of Rasta beliefs to important biblical passages Tracing their lineage back to King Solomon--the wisest man who ever lived--Rastafarians follow a spiritual tradition of peace and meditation that is more a way of life than an organized religion...read more

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9781591431541 | 1 edition (Bear & Co, February 23, 2013), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Shares the spiritual wisdom of Rastafari through the stories, teachings, and traditions of practicing Rastas in Jamaica • Includes the author’s interviews with bush doctors, healers, and Rastafarians gathered during his 15 years of living in Jamaica • Reveals the old ways of the Rastafarians and how their beliefs form an unbroken lineage tracing back to King Solomon • Explains the connection of Rasta beliefs to important biblical passages Tracing their lineage back to King Solomon--the wisest man who ever lived--Rastafarians follow a spiritual tradition of peace and meditation that is more a way of life than an organized religion.

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Product Description: An inspiring collection of poems, meditations, and lyrics by one of the world’s most revered musical legendsBob Marley’s music defined a movement and forever changed a nation. Known worldwide for their message of peace and unity, Marley’s songs—from “One Love” to “Redemption Song” to “Three Little Birds”—have touched millions of lives...read more
By Bob Marley and Cedella Marley (compiler)

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9781453254769 | Open Road Media, July 3, 2012, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: An inspiring collection of poems, meditations, and lyrics by one of the world’s most revered musical legendsBob Marley’s music defined a movement and forever changed a nation.

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Product Description: In this one-of-a-kind collection, edited by Gerald Hausman and with an introduction by Cedella Marley, the words of reggae legend Bob Marley are brought together as a testament to the deeply felt and powerfully motivated sense of spirit of the revered singer-songwriter and performer who helped spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafarian movement across the world...read more
By Gerald Hausman (editor) and Bob Marley

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9780385518833 | Crown Pub, November 13, 2012, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this one-of-a-kind collection, edited by Gerald Hausman and with an introduction by Cedella Marley, the words of reggae legend Bob Marley are brought together as a testament to the deeply felt and powerfully motivated sense of spirit of the revered singer-songwriter and performer who helped spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafarian movement across the world.

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Product Description: The work of Edward Curtis captures forever the images, myths, and histories of a vanishing age. The Image Taker features essential selections of photographs and the seldom- seen tribal stories recorded and preserved by Curtis in his 20-volume masterpiece, The North American Indian, offering the reader a bridge through time to the last generation of Indians from the Buffalo Days of pre-reservation life...read more
By Gerald Hausman (editor)

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9781933316703 | World Wisdom Books, May 15, 2009, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The work of Edward Curtis captures forever the images, myths, and histories of a vanishing age.

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Product Description: "Time Swimmer" is the story of a young Jamaican, Luke, who befriends an ancient storytelling sea turtle, Odysseus. Together they travel through Caribbean time, righting wrongs and saving lives - the pirate, Henry Morgan, for one; and Cyparis, the only survivor of the Pelee volcano that killed 28,000 people in Martinique in 1902, to name another...read more

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9781405098984 | Macmillan Caribbean, January 30, 2009, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: "Time Swimmer" is the story of a young Jamaican, Luke, who befriends an ancient storytelling sea turtle, Odysseus.

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From her childhood in Martinique, Josephine knew that she would someday be 'more than a queen,' and she eventually fulfills her destiny at the side of Napoleon Bonaparte as Empress of the French. Reprint.

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9780439568913 | Reprint edition (Scholastic Paperbacks, August 1, 2006), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: From her childhood in Martinique, Josephine knew that she would someday be 'more than a queen,' and she eventually fulfills her destiny at the side of Napoleon Bonaparte as Empress of the French.

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Product Description: Book by Soto, Gary, Courlander, Harold, Herzog, George, Hausman, Gerald, Wilbur, Richard

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9781933147062 | Great Books Foundation, June 30, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Book by Soto, Gary, Courlander, Harold, Herzog, George, Hausman, Gerald, Wilbur, Richard

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A fictional account of the life of the nineteenth-century philosopher and nature writer, Henry David Thoreau.

Hardcover:

9781590302286 | Trumpeter, April 11, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A fictional account of the life of the nineteenth-century philosopher and nature writer, Henry David Thoreau.

Five stories, collected in one gorgeous volume, pay tribute to the horse--a noble animal that has carried humans throughout history--and visit various cultures, from the magical humpbacked horse from Russia to the ghost-chasing horse from Tahiti.

School and Library:

9780525469643 | Dutton Childrens Books, October 20, 2005, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Five stories pay tribute to the horse and its importance to humans in various cultures, from the magical humpbacked horse from Russia to the ghost-chasing horse from Tahiti.

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From being lost in the Florida Everglades to being stranded on an island comprised solely of sand, an action-packed collection follows six courageous and extraordinary castaways who braved brutal weather, raging seas, hunger, thirst, wild animals, and their own inner turmoil in order to survive.

Hardcover:

9780060085988 | 1 edition (Greenwillow, June 1, 2003), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Six stories about shipwrecked people struggling to survive in difficult circumstances.

Library:

9780060085995 | 1 edition (Greenwillow, June 1, 2003), cover price $16.89 | About this edition: Six stories about shipwrecked people struggling to survive in difficult circumstances.

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In 1791, after being transported to Australia in the first shipment of convicts, Mary Bryant, her husband, two children, and seven other convicts, unable to endure the terrible conditions of the penal colony, organize a daring escape in an open boat.

Hardcover:

9780439403276 | Orchard Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In 1791, after being transported to Australia in the first shipment of convicts, Mary Bryant, her husband, two children, and seven other convicts, unable to endure the terrible conditions of the penal colony, organize a daring escape in an open boat.

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A cross-cultural collection of myths, lore, and facts provides a detailed study of horse breeds around the world, discussing their heritage, physical characteristics, care, and place in human society and presenting a selection of true stories, folklore, and popular legends about each breed. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Paperback:

9780609808467 | 1 edition (Three Rivers Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A cross-cultural collection of myths, lore, and facts provides a detailed study of horse breeds around the world, discussing their heritage, physical characteristics, care, and place in human society and presenting a selection of true stories, folklore, and popular legends about each breed.

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Product Description: Bob Marley began writing lyrics in the Early 1960's, and he continued to produce them until his passing in 1981. Critics have called these songs the best of the millennium. Yet, few readers have ever read Marley's magic on the page...read more
By Gerald Hausman (compiler) and Cedella Marley (compiler)

Paperback:

9780971975804 | Hampton Roads Pub Co Inc, October 1, 2002, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Bob Marley began writing lyrics in the Early 1960's, and he continued to produce them until his passing in 1981.

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Shares the childhood of reggae musician Bob Marley as conversations with is mother and grandparents reveal his first years in Jamaica and interactions with his father.

Hardcover:

9781571742827 | Hampton Roads Pub Co Inc, April 1, 2002, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Shares the childhood of reggae musician Bob Marley as conversations with is mother and grandparents reveal his first years in Jamaica and interactions with his father.

After his father leaves their family, twelve-year-old Uton Hinds, known as Tall T, tries to earn extra money in his Jamaican village and to further his education as he ponders how he feels about his father's actions.

Hardcover:

9780531303313, titled "The Jacob Ladder" | Orchard Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: After his father leaves their family, twelve-year-old Uton Hinds, known as Tall T, tries to earn extra money in his Jamaican village and tries to further his education as he ponders how he feels about his father's behavior.

Paperback:

9780439471633, titled "The Jacob Ladder" | Scholastic Paperbacks, April 1, 2003, cover price $4.50 | About this edition: After his father leaves their family, twelve-year-old Uton Hinds, known as Tall T, tries to earn extra money in his Jamaican village and to further his education as he ponders how he feels about his father's actions.

Reinforced:

9780606281256 | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $13.04 | About this edition: After his father leaves their family, twelve-year-old Uton Hinds, known as Tall T, tries to earn extra money in his Jamaican village and to further his education as he ponders how he feels about his father's actions.

Prebinding:

9780613582292 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $12.80 | About this edition: After his father leaves their family, twelve-year-old Uton Hinds, known as Tall T, tries to earn extra money in his Jamaican village and to further his education as he ponders how he feels about his father's actions.

Stories and meditations that have been handed down for generations reveal a world that thrives on harmony and balance, and a belief that the most important point on the circle that has no beginning or end is where we stand at the moment. (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9781879181670 | 2 edition (Bear & Co, October 1, 2001), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Stories and meditations that have been handed down for generations reveal a world that thrives on harmony and balance, and a belief that the most important point on the circle that has no beginning or end is where we stand at the moment.

Presents a collection of anecdotes, folklore, and myths surrounding cats and their metaphysical side.

Hardcover:

9781571742568 | Hampton Roads Pub Co Inc, September 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of anecdotes, folklore, and myths surrounding cats and their metaphysical side.

Paperback:

9781571744869 | Hampton Roads Pub Co Inc, September 30, 2001, cover price $13.95

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Presents a collection of stories from Egypt, India, Japan, Scandinavia, Ireland, and other places that portray cats as goddesses, guardians, tricksters, warriors, and magicians. (view table of contents)

School and Library:

9780689823206 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories from Egypt, India, Japan, Scandinavia, Ireland and other places that portray cats as goddesses, guardians, tricksters, warriors, magicians, and more.

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An international treasury of cat tales, legends, and myths shares stories about more than thirty different breeds, from the Bobtail who lost his tail chasing mice on Noah's Ark to the Shorthair whose purr lulled Baby Jesus to sleep. Reprint. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780312186333 | St Martins Pr, August 1, 1998, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: An international treasury of cat tales, legends, amd myths shares stories about more than thirty different breeds

Paperback:

9780425174494 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, August 1, 2000), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: An international treasury of cat tales, legends, and myths shares stories about more than thirty different breeds, from the Bobtail who lost his tail chasing mice on Noah's Ark to the Shorthair whose purr lulled Baby Jesus to sleep.

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This illustrated collection of thirteen tales provides readers with fantastic tales about super dogs and the incredible abilities they possessed.

Hardcover:

9780689806964 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of traditional tales about dogs from around the world, arranged in such categories as 'The Trickster Dog,' 'The Enchanted Dog,' and 'The Super Dog'

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In 1864, a Navajo shaman and his grandson seek powerful, mythical beads that can save their people from great evils, including The Long Walk forced on them by United States soldiers, and the trickster Coyote.

Paperback:

9781571741455, titled "The Coyote Bead" | Hampton Roads Pub Co Inc, October 1, 1999, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: In 1864, a Navajo shaman and his grandson seek powerful, mythical beads that can save their people from great evils, including The Long Walk forced on them by United States soldiers, and the trickster Coyote.

Prebinding:

9780613502894 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 1999, cover price $23.30 | About this edition: In 1864, a Navajo shaman and his grandson seek powerful, mythical beads that can save their people from great evils, including The Long Walk forced on them by United States soldiers, and the trickster Coyote.

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Product Description: Book by Hausman, Gerald

Paperback:

9780939680399 | Bear & Co, September 1, 1998, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Book by Hausman, Gerald

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