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Product Description: As settlers came west, they discovered there were already people living on this "new" land. Discover how this mass invasion of settlers impacted the indigenous peoples of the West: their first contacts with explorers such as Lewis and Clark; the gradual encroachment of white settlers on their traditional lands; the enforced removal of native peoples to the West; the clashes with native peoples after the Civil War; resistance by native leaders such as Sitting Bull; and the end of Native American resistance in the 1890s...read more

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9780778723318 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: As settlers came west, they discovered there were already people living on this "new" land.

Go west seeking your fortune with those who came because of the land's rich natural resources. "News stories" reveal the hard lives of miners in the Rockies and the desperation of prospectors searching for riches in the gold rushes in California, Alaska, and on the Klondike River in the Yukon. Find out which was the wealthiest occupationtrapping for furs, logging in the forests of the northwest, or mining borax in Death Valley.

Paperback:

9780778723462 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $8.95

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9780778723288 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: Go west seeking your fortune with those who came because of the land's rich natural resources.

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Product Description: Go west to see how people in the towns lived, selling goods to the settlers, miners, and prospectors. Some became hugely successful, such as Levi Strauss, who began selling overalls and tents to prospectors in the California gold rush...read more

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9780778723387 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Go west to see how people in the towns lived, selling goods to the settlers, miners, and prospectors.

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9780778723264 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: Go west to see how people in the towns lived, selling goods to the settlers, miners, and prospectors.

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Product Description: People in communities around the world live in homes suited to their environment and natural resources. From homes made of mud and straw to homes built on stilts, readers will discover that all homes serve the same purposeto meet our basic need for shelter.

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9780778720188 | Crabtree Pub Co, December 20, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: People in communities around the world live in homes suited to their environment and natural resources.

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9780778720126 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 15, 2016, cover price $23.60 | About this edition: People in communities around the world live in homes suited to their environment and natural resources.

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Product Description: This exciting book follows the travels of British explorer Sir John Franklin on his doomed expedition to the Arctic. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries...read more

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9780778717065 | Crabtree Pub Co, August 22, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This exciting book follows the travels of British explorer Sir John Franklin on his doomed expedition to the Arctic.

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9780778717027 | Crabtree Pub Co, August 22, 2015, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This exciting book follows the travels of British explorer Sir John Franklin on his doomed expedition to the Arctic.

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Product Description: This informative book follows the travels of the Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro in Peru. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries...read more

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9780778717072 | Crabtree Pub Co, August 22, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This informative book follows the travels of the Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro in Peru.

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9780778717034 | Crabtree Pub Co, October 22, 2015, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This informative book follows the travels of the Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro in Peru.

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Product Description: Scientists have only started to unravel the secrets of the human brain over the past few decades. This fascinating book describes experiences common to many people that our brains tell us are happening but which can't yet be explained...read more

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9780778780748 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 28, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Scientists have only started to unravel the secrets of the human brain over the past few decades.

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9780778780700 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 28, 2015, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: Scientists have only started to unravel the secrets of the human brain over the past few decades.

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Product Description: This exciting book describes some of the dangerous journeysand sometimes remarkable findsmade by treasure hunters throughout history. Find out about lost pirate gold, a pharaoh's treasure protected by a curse, a fortune in ancient Roman coins found by a farmers son, and more!

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9780778780755 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 28, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Discusses famous tales of buried, sunken, or otherwise lost treasures, including pirate treasures, El Dorado, the Oak Island money pit, and fortunes supposedly hidden by the Knights Templar and Nazi Germany, and attempts to recover them.
9780415084802, titled "Karl Popper" | Reissue edition (Routledge, June 1, 1992), cover price $24.95 | also contains Karl Popper
9780415084796, titled "Gravity and Grace" | Reprint edition (Routledge, February 1, 1988), cover price $20.95 | also contains Gravity and Grace | About this edition: Gravity and Grace shows Weil's religious thoughts and ideas, drawn from many sources - Christian, Jewish, Indian, Greek and Hindu - and focusing on suffering and redemption.

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9780778780717 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 28, 2015, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This exciting book describes some of the dangerous journeysand sometimes remarkable findsmade by treasure hunters throughout history.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Ms. Frizzle's class learns about the animals that live in the polar regions of the world, including how they adapt to their icy habitats.
By Carolyn Bracken (illustrator) and Cynthia O'brien

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9780606363310 | Reissue edition (Turtleback Books, January 6, 2015), cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: This informative book follows the travels of Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Lon to the Caribbean and Florida. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in a tabloid-news style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries...read more

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9780778714354 | Crabtree Pub Co, September 19, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This informative book follows the travels of Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Lon to the Caribbean and Florida.

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9780778714293 | Crabtree Pub Co, September 19, 2014, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This informative book follows the travels of Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Lon to the Caribbean and Florida.

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Product Description: This engaging book follows the travels of French nobleman Sieur de la Salle who expanded the fur trade in North Americathen called New Franceand explored the Mississippi River down to the Gulf of Mexico. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in a tabloid-news style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries...read more

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9780778714361 | Crabtree Pub Co, September 19, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This engaging book follows the travels of French nobleman Sieur de la Salle who expanded the fur trade in North Americathen called New Franceand explored the Mississippi River down to the Gulf of Mexico.

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9780778714309 | Crabtree Pub Co, September 19, 2014, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This engaging book follows the travels of French nobleman Sieur de la Salle who expanded the fur trade in North Americathen called New Franceand explored the Mississippi River down to the Gulf of Mexico.

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Product Description: This engaging book follows the travels of Italian explorer Christopher Columbus. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style as Columbus navigates his way to the New World. Topics include what led Columbus to become an explorer, early beliefs about the geography of the world, life on sea voyages, failed colonies, and the legacy of Columbus...read more

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9780778712572 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 31, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This engaging book follows the travels of Italian explorer Christopher Columbus.

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9780778712459 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 31, 2014, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This engaging book follows the travels of Italian explorer Christopher Columbus.

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Product Description: This engaging book follows the travels of French mapmaker and navigator Samuel de Champlain as he mapped out the St. Lawrence River and the North American Coast. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style...read more

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9780778712565 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 31, 2014, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This engaging book follows the travels of French mapmaker and navigator Samuel de Champlain as he mapped out the St.

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9780778712602 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 31, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the life and expeditions of Samuel de Champlain, from his childhood on the sea with his father to his exploration of New France.

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Product Description: Want to know what the weather is like in different parts of the world? In this book, children will learn about maps that feature the world's different climate zones, temperature, and precipitation. They will also learn how maps can track climate change.

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9780778744962 | Crabtree Pub Co, May 30, 2013, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Want to know what the weather is like in different parts of the world?

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9780778744917 | Crabtree Pub Co, June 1, 2013, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Want to know what the weather is like in different parts of the world?

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Filled with an abundance of fascinating facts, this ultimate resource for testing general knowledge invites readers to find out how much they know about the fields of nature, geography, science, history, and sports. Original.

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9780753460788 | Kingfisher Books, July 13, 2007, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Readers can find out how much they know about the fields of nature, geography, science and inventions, history, and sports and art by answering the questions presented then turning the page to read about the topic and find the answers.

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