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Product Description: Readers might be familiar with some of the works of Vincent Van Gogh. What they might not know is that he was an expressionist. The expressionists used color and painting techniques to suggest mood and emotion. An introduction to expressionism and celebrated expressionists, this book presents readers with the life and famous works of Edvard Munch, Van Gogh, Marc Chagall, and more through understandable, age-appropriate content...read more

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9781482450378 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Readers might be familiar with some of the works of Vincent Van Gogh.

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Product Description: One artist that comes to mind in connection with cubist art is Pablo Picasso. Picasso famously painted in a cubist style from about 1909 to 1912. Readers can try out Picassos techniques as well as those of Paul Cezanne, Juan Gris, and others in this introduction to cubism...read more

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9781482450415 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: One artist that comes to mind in connection with cubist art is Pablo Picasso.

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Product Description: What made pop art special? Readers can find out the answer to this question through the colorful, fun pages of this book, which highlights the major features and figures of pop art. Profiles of Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Hamilton, and more pop artists introduce readers to famous pop art works as well as major techniques each artist used...read more

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9781482450262 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: What made pop art special?

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Product Description: Its fun to draw from your imagination. Surrealist artists, such as Salvador Dali and Max Ernst, created masterpieces of scenes that look real but couldnt be. Through an introduction to the features of surrealist art and profiles of famous surrealists, readers learn how to spot a painting or other work created in this genre of art...read more

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9781482450231 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Its fun to draw from your imagination.

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Product Description: Some of the most famous artists of all time were from the impressionist school. Claude Monet, Georges Seurat, and Edgar Degas all created works that have stood the test of time, and they were impressionists. Readers learn about the characteristics of impressionist art and the techniques used to create it...read more

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9781482450309 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Some of the most famous artists of all time were from the impressionist school.

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Product Description: Abstract art might seem hard to define. But, by introducing readers to the major artists of the style, theyll have a good idea of the general characteristics of an abstract piece. In addition to biographical information about Henri Matisse, Jasper Johns, Paul Klee, and more important abstract artists, readers learn about each masters most famous pieces and ways they were able to achieve the look of the work...read more

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9781482450453 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Abstract art might seem hard to define.

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9781482449723 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $159.60

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9781508148654 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $60.00

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9781508147152 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $157.50

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Product Description: From the earliest human settlements near present-day Peru to the more recent Inca civilization, readers will be fascinated by the important archaeological finds that have occurred in this region. This text examines the history and culture of ancient Peru through its look at digs at major sites, including Machu Picchu and the Nazca Lines...read more

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9781508146674 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: From the earliest human settlements near present-day Peru to the more recent Inca civilization, readers will be fascinated by the important archaeological finds that have occurred in this region.

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9781508146698 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: From the earliest human settlements near present-day Peru to the more recent Inca civilization, readers will be fascinated by the important archaeological finds that have occurred in this region.

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Product Description: Nuclear weapons have played an important role in times of war and peace since they were first used in 1945. The use of these weapons has been a topic of strong debate for over 70 years. Readers explore both sides of the debate surrounding these weapons...read more

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9781508146872 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Nuclear weapons have played an important role in times of war and peace since they were first used in 1945.

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9781508146896 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Nuclear weapons have played an important role in times of war and peace since they were first used in 1945.

Product Description: Military drones are often in the news. Readers will enhance their knowledge of this current topic as they discover the kinds of drones used as weapons in conflicts around the world. Detailed main text is presented alongside additional fact boxes and photographs to give readers a clear picture of the origins of military drones, as well as the technology used to develop these weapons and the ethical debates surrounding them...read more

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9781508146834 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Military drones are often in the news.

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9781508146858 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Military drones are often in the news.

From archaeological digs that have uncovered the earliest Sumer civilizations through boats that may have sailed around the time of Jesus, the region that was once ancient Mesopotamia has remains of the oldest cities, religious sites, and artifacts in the world. This text introduces readers to this important civilization, and encourages them to trace its development through the chronological organization of important archaeological finds. The text covers finds at places such as Nineveh and Babylon, as well as important objects such as the Pilate Stone, dead sea scrolls, and the Sea of Galilee boat. Full-color photographs of historical artifacts, fascinating fact boxes, maps, and a simple timeline accompany the text, which is sure to captivate readers attention!

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9781508146636 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00

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9781508146650 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: From archaeological digs that have uncovered the earliest Sumer civilizations through boats that may have sailed around the time of Jesus, the region that was once ancient Mesopotamia has remains of the oldest cities, religious sites, and artifacts in the world.

Product Description: What kinds of chemicals are used to create chemical weapons, and what has been done to protect soldiers and civilians from chemical attacks? Readers will discover the answers to these questions and more as they take a closer look at chemical weapons, including their earliest uses and their most advanced forms...read more

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9781508146797 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: What kinds of chemicals are used to create chemical weapons, and what has been done to protect soldiers and civilians from chemical attacks?

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9781508146810 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: What kinds of chemicals are used to create chemical weapons, and what has been done to protect soldiers and civilians from chemical attacks?

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Product Description: Step back in time to ancient India, where the peoples contributions to art, architecture, religion, and more shaped a unique culture that can still be seen today. This text presents the regions archaeological finds chronologically, allowing readers to trace the civilizations development...read more

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9781508146599 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Step back in time to ancient India, where the peoples contributions to art, architecture, religion, and more shaped a unique culture that can still be seen today.

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9781508146612 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Step back in time to ancient India, where the peoples contributions to art, architecture, religion, and more shaped a unique culture that can still be seen today.

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Product Description: Travel back in time to ancient Britain, a region loaded with archaeological finds that have been instrumental in our understanding of the past. This volume explores ancient Britains most exciting archaeological digs and discoveries...read more

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9781508146476 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Travel back in time to ancient Britain, a region loaded with archaeological finds that have been instrumental in our understanding of the past.

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9781508146490 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Travel back in time to ancient Britain, a region loaded with archaeological finds that have been instrumental in our understanding of the past.

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Product Description: Biological weapons are extremely dangerous, but militaries around the world are developing various methods to counteract these weapons, including vaccines and ways to clean areas affected by biological warfare. Readers explore the development of both biological weapons and the defenses against them...read more

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9781508146711 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Biological weapons are extremely dangerous, but militaries around the world are developing various methods to counteract these weapons, including vaccines and ways to clean areas affected by biological warfare.

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9781508146735 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Biological weapons are extremely dangerous, but militaries around the world are developing various methods to counteract these weapons, including vaccines and ways to clean areas affected by biological warfare.

Theres more to ancient Greece than Athens and Sparta. Readers explore the history and culture of ancient Greece through the landmark archaeological finds that have taken place in the region. The chronological arrangement of the text allows readers to trace the civilizations development from the days of the Minoan and Mycene through the end of antiquity. Readers will delight in reading about the first Olympic games, the Acropolis, and more. Detailed color photographs of ancient architecture and everyday objects bring history to life. Fact boxes, a timeline, and helpful map provide opportunities for additional learning.

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9781508146551 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00

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9781508146575 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Theres more to ancient Greece than Athens and Sparta.

Product Description: Bombs, mines, and IEDs are important parts of modern warfare. Through informative text and photographs, readers are introduced to the origins of these weapons and the advanced technology used to create them today. Fact boxes provide readers with additional information on a variety of explosive devices, including sea mines, antitank mines, and dirty bombs...read more

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9781508146759 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Bombs, mines, and IEDs are important parts of modern warfare.

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9781508146773 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Bombs, mines, and IEDs are important parts of modern warfare.

Product Description: Guided missiles have been used by militaries around the world since World War II. Readers explore the history behind the developments in guided missile technology from the earliest uses of these weapons to the most advanced guided missiles used today...read more

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9781508146919 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Guided missiles have been used by militaries around the world since World War II.

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9781508146933 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Guided missiles have been used by militaries around the world since World War II.

Ancient Egypt was a formative civilization in the history of the world. This volume examines the main archaeological sites of ancient Egypt from the predynastic period through the Greco-Roman period, allowing readers to trace the chronological development of the civilization. Readers will marvel at the exciting digs at major temple sitesincluding Valley of the Kings, the Giza pyramids, Karnak Temple, and moreas well as at the everyday objects ordinary citizens left behind. Highly detailed photographs, exciting fact boxes, maps, and a timeline help readers gain a full understanding of ancient Egypts unique culture.

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9781508146513 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00

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9781508146537 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Ancient Egypt was a formative civilization in the history of the world.

Product Description: Many people consider Winslow Homer to be one of the greatest American painters of the nineteenth century. Readers learn why with this biographical text, which features Homers most famous works, including his widely admired portraits of the sea and sailors...read more

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9781477756010 | Rosen Pub Group, August 1, 2015, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Many people consider Winslow Homer to be one of the greatest American painters of the nineteenth century.

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9781477755242 | Windmill Books, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Many people consider Winslow Homer to be one of the greatest American painters of the nineteenth century.

Product Description: douard Manet is one of the worlds best-known artists, but he almost wasnt an artist at all. His father tried to persuade him practice law or join the navy, but Manet wanted to paint. His depictions of modern life, such as caf scenes, people going to the opera, and watching horse races, bridged the gap between realism and Impressionism...read more

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9781477755921 | Rosen Pub Group, August 1, 2015, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: douard Manet is one of the worlds best-known artists, but he almost wasnt an artist at all.

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9781477754443 | Windmill Books, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: douard Manet is one of the worlds best-known artists, but he almost wasnt an artist at all.

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9781499413243 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $60.00

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9781499407037 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $157.50

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