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At the top of a medieval cathedral, a stone figure named Raphael, a griffin with the head of a dragon, dreams of fulfilling his destiny, and he believes his opportunity has arrived when a widow abandons her child just before Christmas.

Hardcover:

9780060196752 | Harpercollins, November 1, 2000, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: At the top of a medieval cathedral, a stone figure named Raphael, a griffin with the head of a dragon, dreams of fulfilling his destiny, and he believes his opportunity has arrived when a widow abandons her child just before Christmas.

Miscellaneous:

9780062030429 | Harpercollins, September 28, 2010, cover price $14.99

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Product Description: With poetic language and striking illustrations, Weitzman tells the story of how one of the greatest boats of ancient Egypt came to be built—and built again.In the shadow of the Great Pyramid at Giza, the most skilled shipwrights in all of Egypt are building an enormous vessel that will transport Cheops, the mighty pharaoh, across the winding waterway and into a new world...read more

School and Library:

9780547053417 | Houghton Mifflin, May 18, 2009, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: With poetic language and striking illustrations, Weitzman tells the story of how one of the greatest boats of ancient Egypt came to be built—and built again.

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Offers readers the factual account of how the first section of the New York City's subway system was able to transport its many passengers from areas in lower Manhattan to the Upper West Side in just a matter of minutes--and for only a nickel!

Hardcover:

9780374372842 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 29, 2005, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Offers readers the factual account of how the first section of the New York City's subway system was able to transport its many passengers from areas in lower Manhattan to the Upper West Side in just a matter of minutes--and for only a nickel.
9780375825378 | Crown Pub, June 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Text and photographs describe the process of constructing the New York City subway system at the beginning of the twentieth century.

Library:

9780375925375 | Crown Pub, June 1, 2004, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Text and photographs describe the process of constructing the New York City subway system at the beginning of the twentieth century.

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Describes how John Bull, a steam locomotive, was built in England, brought to the United States in 1831, assembled, put to work, and modified over time, leading the way for modern rail transportation.

Hardcover:

9780374380373 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 1, 2004, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Describes how John Bull, a steam locomotive, was built in England, brought to the United States in 1831, assembled, put to work, and modified over time, leading the way for modern rail transportation.

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Presents the life of the Texas cowboy who, after a varied career performing in and running his own Wild West show, became interested in aviation and eventually built and flew England's first airplane in 1908.
By John Hulls and David Weitzman (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780375811067 | Crown Pub, April 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents the life of the Texas cowboy who, after a varied career performing in and running his own Wild West show, became interested in aviation and eventually built and flew England's first airplane in 1908.

Library:

9780375911064 | Crown Pub, April 1, 2003, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Presents the life of the Texas cowboy who, after a varied career performing in and running his own Wild West show, became interested in aviation and eventually built and flew England's first airplane in 1908.

A fictionalized account of the design and construction of the U.S.S. Constitution, told through the eyes of a boy whose father is one of the ship's carpenters.

Hardcover:

9780788195228 | Diane Pub Co, June 1, 1997, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The Constitution was the largest, fastest fighting ship of her class.
9780788195228 | Diane Pub Co, June 1, 1997, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The Constitution was the largest, fastest fighting ship of her class.
9780395746783 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A fictionalized account of the design and construction of the U.

Paperback:

9780618311156 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, April 21, 2003), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A fictionalized account of the design and construction of the U.

Reinforced:

9780606276757 | Demco Media, February 1, 2003, cover price $15.80 | About this edition: A fictionalized account of the design and construction of the U.

Prebinding:

9780613607803 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $18.45 | About this edition: A fictionalized account of the design and construction of the U.

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Banished by his father to a dark forest, Prince Rama loses his wife Sita to the demon prince Ravana, but the Monkey King offers to help rescue her.

Hardcover:

9781567921519 | 1 edition (David R Godine Pub, November 1, 2002), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Banished by his father to a dark forest, Prince Rama loses his wife Sita to the demon prince Ravana, but the Monkey King offers to help rescue her.

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Presents the development and history of the JN-4D airplane, commonly called the Jenny, and portrays a typical woman pilot who trained army air cadets for World War I and later carried air mail.

School and Library:

9780761315476 | 1 edition (Roaring Brook, October 1, 2002), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presents the development and history of the JN-4D airplane, commonly called the Jenny, and portrays a typical woman pilot who trained army air cadets for World War I and later carried air mail.

Library:

9780761325659 | Roaring Brook, October 1, 2002, cover price $24.90 | About this edition: Presents the development and history of the JN-4D airplane, commonly called the Jenny, and portrays a typical woman pilot who trained army air cadets for World War I and later carried air mail.

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Enhanced with photos and various quotes from Henry Ford, the story of the Model T is presented from its origination through its mass production line where one million cars were being made in a single year.

Hardcover:

9780375811074 | 1 edition (Crown Pub, July 1, 2002), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A detailed look at the creation of Henry Ford's Model T automobile, including its assembly line production.

Library:

9780375911071 | 1 edition (Crown Pub, July 1, 2002), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A detailed look at the creation of Henry Ford's Model T automobile, including its assembly line production.

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Product Description: Thrashin' Time takes us back to autumn days in North Dakota in 1912, when farmers worked the land with sturdy draft horses and a new-fangled machine called the steam traction engine. The story opens with young Peter's first look at the engine - blue boiler and red wheels, puffing smoke and hissing steam, gears spinning and rods stroking back and forth - and old Mr...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780879239107 | David R Godine Pub, September 1, 1991, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A young boy describes his life on the family farm in North Dakota in 1912, particularly the arrival of a new steam-powered threshing machine.

Paperback:

9781567921106 | David R Godine Pub, April 1, 2000, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Thrashin' Time takes us back to autumn days in North Dakota in 1912, when farmers worked the land with sturdy draft horses and a new-fangled machine called the steam traction engine.

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Filled with mechanical details, a fascinating foray into the world of locomotives details the wood-burning 4-4-0-an eight-wheeler made for fast passenger service-by revealing the entire construction process, from the draftsmen's first drawings to the finely crafted locomotive that steamed out of the shop.

Hardcover:

9780395696873 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Shows and describes how a wood-burning 4-4-0 steam locomotive was constructed in the 1870s

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A fascinating look at one of America's earliest foundry machine shops is seen through the eyes of a modern-day apprentice and provides readers with information on the disappearing art of foundering.

Hardcover:

9780395841709 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: While visiting his grandparents in Sutter Creek, California, Howard goes to the historic Knight Foundry and experiences firsthand the process of creating all sorts of cast iron products

Offers a profile of twenty-seven of the greatest figures in theater, discussing the lives and accomplishments of such artists as Henrik Ibsen, Sarah Bernhardt, Laurence Olivier, Paul Robeson, and Helen Hayes, accompanied by a helpful bibliography, index, and photographs.

Hardcover:

9780689805790 | Atheneum, November 1, 1996, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Presents biographies of more than twenty actors and playwrights who have left their mark on the theater, including Anton Chekhov, Edwin Booth, Sarah Bernhardt, George Bernard Shaw, and Paul Robeson.

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Documents the lives and careers of twenty-seven of the world's most important archaeologists and anthropologists, including Margaret Mead, Zora Neale Hurston, Howard Carter, Heinrich Schliemann, and the Leakey family.

Hardcover:

9780684194387 | Atheneum, December 1, 1995, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Presents biographical profiles of twenty-eight anthropologists and archaeologists, including Jane Goodall, Zora Neale Hurston, and Richard Leakey

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Depicts the building of the first 'Berkshire' steam locomotive.

Hardcover:

9780879236717 | David R Godine Pub, October 1, 1995, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: An account of the construction of the great 'Berkshire' steam locomotive follows eighteen-year-old Ben through the design and building of the locomotive

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Product Description: Book by Weitzman, David, Leccese, Michael
By Michael Leccese, Jet Lowe (photographer) and David Weitzman

Hardcover:

9780891331247 | Preservation Pr, February 1, 1987, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Book by Weitzman, David, Leccese, Michael

Guides readers in finding remnants of America's industrial past, in identifying and classifying the objects found, and in gaining an understanding of early technological processes and a sense of former times

Hardcover:

9780684175768 | Encore Editions, May 1, 1983, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Guides readers in finding remnants of America's industrial past, in identifying and classifying the objects found, and in gaining an understanding of early technological processes and a sense of former times

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This industrial archeological study examines the construction and workings of windmills, water wheels, bridges, canals, viaducts, blast furnaces and steam engines

School and Library:

9780684174563 | Atheneum, November 1, 1982, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A guide to the study of America's industrial past through examination of early engines, furnaces, locomotives, windmills, foundries, canals, bridges, and other industrial antiquities.

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Gives detailed advice on finding, interpreting, and preserving remnants of the past, describing techniques for photographing old buildings, making genealogical tables, and tape-recording reminiscences

Hardcover:

9780684147673 | Encore Editions, November 1, 1976, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Gives detailed advice on finding, interpreting, and preserving remnants of the past, describing techniques for photographing old buildings, making genealogical tables, and tape-recording reminiscences

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