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Tells the story of the Civil War photographer, Mathew Brady, and the band of field photographers he hired to travel with the troops and record images of the time.

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9780689857850 | Atheneum, April 1, 2005, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Tells the story of the Civil War photographer, Mathew Brady, and the band of field photographers he hired to travel with the troops and record images of the time.

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9780689857867 | Aladdin Paperbacks, November 19, 2015, cover price $11.95

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Product Description: Back in the 1830s, who was a young blacksmith from Vermont, about to make his mark on American history? John Deere, that’s who!Who moved to Illinois, where farmers were struggling to plow through the thick, rich soil they called gumbo? Who tinkered and tweaked and tested until he invented a steel plow that sliced into the prairie easy as you please?Long before the first tractor, who changed farming forever? John Deere, that’s who!Beautiful illustrations―including spectacular landscapes―reflect the time period and bring John Deere's remarkable story to life...read more
By Tim Zeltner (illustrator)

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9781627791298, titled "John Deere, That’s Who!" | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, March 28, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Back in the 1830s, who was a young blacksmith from Vermont, about to make his mark on American history?

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Product Description: The compelling and true story of how one truly dedicated journalist admitted herself to an asylum to write a groundbreaking exposé.    Young Nellie Bly had ambitious goals, especially for a woman at the end of the nineteenth century, when the few female journalists were relegated to writing columns about cleaning or fashion...read more

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9780803740174, titled "Ten Days a Madwoman: The Daring Life and Turbulent Times of the Original "Girl" Reporter, Nellie Bly" | Viking Childrens Books, February 23, 2016, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Work for a New York newspaper Fall in love Marry a millionaire Change the world   Young Nellie Bly had ambitious goals, especially for a woman at the end of the nineteenth century, when the few female journalists were relegated to writing columns about cleaning or fashion.

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9780147508744, titled "Ten Days a Madwoman: The Daring Life and Turbulent Times of the Original "Girl" Reporter, Nellie Bly" | Dgs edition (Puffin, February 7, 2017), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: The compelling and true story of how one truly dedicated journalist admitted herself to an asylum to write a groundbreaking exposé.

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Product Description: Now, I’m sure you know lots about Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president of the United States. But what you might not know is that Abe would never have become president if it hadn’t been for Austin Gollaher. Learn the story of what really happened to Honest Abe when he was just a kid in this nonfiction picture book that's perfect for President's Day and every day!   The year is 1816...read more
By John Hendrix (illustrator)

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9780375837685, titled "Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten Frontier Friend)" | Schwartz & Wade Books, September 9, 2008, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Now, I’m sure you know lots about Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president of the United States.

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9781524701581 | Reprint edition (Schwartz & Wade Books, December 13, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Now, I’m sure you know lots about Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president of the United States.

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9780375937682, titled "Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten Frontier Friend)" | Schwartz & Wade Books, September 9, 2008, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book and Booklist Editors' Choice is an ingenious historical fiction picture book about the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.

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Product Description: Künstler’s paintings bring history to life with striking portrayals of the events of America’s Wild West, starting in 1804, when Lewis and Clark made their first expeditions, to 1890, when the American frontier was declared “vanished...read more

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9780789212603 | Abbeville Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Künstler’s paintings bring history to life with striking portrayals of the events of America’s Wild West, starting in 1804, when Lewis and Clark made their first expeditions, to 1890, when the American frontier was declared “vanished.

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Product Description: A massive bomb explosion destroys the battleship USS Arizona and pitches Cassin Young, captain of the nearby USS Vestal, overboard into a flaming oil slick. The dazed commander must find a way back to his ship and save her before she sinks too...read more

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9780545872768 | Scholastic, October 25, 2016, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A massive bomb explosion destroys the battleship USS Arizona and pitches Cassin Young, captain of the nearby USS Vestal, overboard into a flaming oil slick.

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Product Description: Did the Great Chicago Fire really start after a cow kicked over a lantern in a barn? Find out the truth in this addition to the What Was? series.On Sunday, October 8, 1871, a fire started on the south side of Chicago. A long drought made the neighborhood go up in flames...read more

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9780399541582 | Dgs edition (Grosset & Dunlap, October 25, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Did the Great Chicago Fire really start after a cow kicked over a lantern in a barn?

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9780399542381 | Grosset & Dunlap, October 25, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Did the Great Chicago Fire really start after a cow kicked over a lantern in a barn?

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Product Description: Think American history is all boring battles and snooze-worthy old dudes? Think again!Welcome to Terrible But True, where you'll dig deep into America's forgotten past to uncover some creepy, disgusting, and just plain bizarre stories...read more

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9780545909723 | Scholastic Nonfiction, October 25, 2016, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Think American history is all boring battles and snooze-worthy old dudes?

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Product Description: This fascinating Step 3 History Reader describes the invention of the first Ferris wheel—an engineering marvel. The 1893 World’s Fair organizers wanted something big to draw people to Chicago . . . something that would rival the Eiffel Tower...read more
By Gene Barretta (illustrator)

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9781101934524 | Random House Childrens Books, October 11, 2016, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: This fascinating Step 3 History Reader describes the invention of the first Ferris wheel—an engineering marvel.

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9781101934531 | Random House Childrens Books, October 11, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: This fascinating Step 3 History Reader describes the invention of the first Ferris wheel—an engineering marvel.

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Product Description: Angel Island, off the coast of California, was the port of entry for Asian immigrants to the United States between 1892 and 1940. Following the passage of legislation requiring the screening of immigrants, "the other Ellis Island" processed around one million people from Japan, China, and Korea...read more

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9780547903781 | Clarion Books, January 7, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Angel Island, off the coast of California, was the port of entry for Asian immigrants to the United States between 1892 and 1940.

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9780544810891 | Harcourt Childrens Books, October 4, 2016, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Angel Island, off the coast of California, was the port of entry for Asian immigrants to the United States between 1892 and 1940.

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Product Description: More than 120,000 orphans were placed with Midwestern families during the 19th Century thanks to the Orphan Train Movement and the Children's Aid Society. With extensive research, real photos, and carefully crafted narrative nonfiction, Orphan Trains tells the stories of seven of those children...read more

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9781623706302 | Capstone Pr Inc, October 1, 2016, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: More than 120,000 orphans were placed with Midwestern families during the 19th Century thanks to the Orphan Train Movement and the Children's Aid Society.

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9781491485514 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $30.65 | About this edition: Tells the story of seven orphans who were settled with families in the Midwest by the Children's Aid Society

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Product Description: Neta Lohnes Frazier's story of the seven Sager children and their travails on the Western frontier in a new, illustrated edition.An almost incredible true tale of tragedy, persistence, and youthful courage on the Western frontier...read more

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9781402731884 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, June 28, 2006, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Recounts the adventures of the seven Sager children, orphaned during their journey to Oregon where they were adopted by Marcus and Narcissa Whitman.

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9780760352243 | Reprint edition (Voyageur Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Neta Lohnes Frazier's story of the seven Sager children and their travails on the Western frontier in a new, illustrated edition.

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Product Description: From the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Andersonville comes the story of an unforgettable moment in American history: the historic meeting between General Robert E. Lee and General Ulysses S. Grant that led to the surrender of Lee's Army of Northern Virginia--and ultimately to the end of the Civil War...read more

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9780760352267 | Voyageur Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: From the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Andersonville comes the story of an unforgettable moment in American history: the historic meeting between General Robert E.
9781402751240 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, November 1, 2007, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: From a Pulitzer Prize winner comes the story of an unforgettable moment in American history: the historic meeting between General Robert E.

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Product Description: The classic story of Sacajawea for young readers in a new, illustrated edition. Seldom given the credit she deserves, Sacajawea is one of America's true heroines. Without her assistance as a guide and interpreter, the Lewis and Clark Expedition would never have crossed the Rockies and reached the Pacific Northwest - and the course of U...read more

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9780760352274 | Reprint edition (Voyageur Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: The classic story of Sacajawea for young readers in a new, illustrated edition.

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Product Description: The life of Abraham Lincoln, America's greatest president, in a new, illustrated edition of the Newbery Honor classic.Clara Ingram Judson's Newbery Honor Book is a richly drawn biography of Abraham Lincoln from his backwoods boyhood, to his days as a shopkeeper and lawyer, his entry into politics, and finally through his extraordinary presidency and tragic assassination...read more

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9780760352250 | Reprint edition (Voyageur Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: The life of Abraham Lincoln, America's greatest president, in a new, illustrated edition of the Newbery Honor classic.
9781402751172 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, November 1, 2007, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A biography of Lincoln whose success story became the symbol of the American dream--the backwoods boy who by honesty, dignity, and kindness won the highest office in the country.

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9781435279414 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 16, 2008), cover price $15.95

A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books

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9780062459329 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 2017), cover price $6.99 | also contains Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography

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9780606129770 | Reprint edition (Demco Media, May 1, 1995), cover price $15.64 | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books

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9781435204331 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 28, 2007), cover price $15.99 | also contains Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books.
9781417824113 | Turtleback Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $17.20 | also contains Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books

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9780060201135 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 1, 1992, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books

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9780062459329 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 2017), cover price $6.99 | also contains Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography
9780060885526 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, January 1, 2007), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books.
9780064461030 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, May 1, 1995), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books

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9780060201142 | Harpercollins, October 1, 1992, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books

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9781435204331 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 28, 2007), cover price $15.99 | also contains Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books.
9781417824113 | Turtleback Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $17.20 | also contains Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9780613138109 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her 'Little House' books

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Product Description: A spectacular full-color scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s life and the Little House books featuring historic family photos, reproductions of original documents, and other special memorabilia. Beloved by millions as the author of the classic Little House books, Laura Ingalls Wilder led a rich life that spanned almost a century of American history...read more

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9780062459343 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 2017, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: A spectacular full-color scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s life and the Little House books featuring historic family photos, reproductions of original documents, and other special memorabilia.

By David C. Gardner (illustrator)

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9781585369560 | Sleeping Bear Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: Provides information on the Erie Canal, including its history and what the area surrounding the canal is like.

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9781482449556 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Provides information on the Erie Canal, including its history and what the area surrounding the canal is like.

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Product Description: Andrew Carnegie may be one of the most famous names in American history, and his story is nothing short of an inspiration. An immigrant born in Scotland, Carnegie immigrated to the U.S. and became one of the richest industrialists of his day...read more

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9781499421156 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: Andrew Carnegie may be one of the most famous names in American history, and his story is nothing short of an inspiration.

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9781499421170 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Andrew Carnegie may be one of the most famous names in American history, and his story is nothing short of an inspiration.

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Product Description: The Hershey Company has been selling chocolate and candies for more than a century. The story of the candy giant begins with the man who gave it is name: Milton Hershey. Born in rural Pennsylvania, Hershey spent years building a business whose sweet legacy continues to delight us today...read more

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9781499421354 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: The Hershey Company has been selling chocolate and candies for more than a century.

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9781499421378 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: The Hershey Company has been selling chocolate and candies for more than a century.

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Product Description: President Abraham Lincolns Emancipation Proclamation was much more than just a series of words on a page, it was a document that promised freedom for those living in the United States as slaves. The history behind the Emancipation Proclamation is presented to readers in a way that sheds new light on this common social studies curriculum topic...read more

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9781508151661, titled "La Proclamación De Emancipación/ Emancipation Proclamation" | Bilingual edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: President Abraham Lincolns Emancipation Proclamation was much more than just a series of words on a page, it was a document that promised freedom for those living in the United States as slaves.

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9781508151692, titled "La Proclamación De Emancipación/ Emancipation Proclamation" | Bilingual edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $26.25 | About this edition: President Abraham Lincolns Emancipation Proclamation was much more than just a series of words on a page, it was a document that promised freedom for those living in the United States as slaves.

Product Description: - Historic Photographs- Primary Source Documents- Timeline- Fast Facts- Benefits and Perks- Chart of All Presidents' Terms

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9781616131074 | Checkerboard Library, January 1, 2010, cover price $27.07

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9781680780970 | Big Buddy Books, August 15, 2016, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: - Historic Photographs- Primary Source Documents- Timeline- Fast Facts- Benefits and Perks- Chart of All Presidents' Terms
9781604534559 | Checkerboard Library, January 1, 2009, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Discusses the private life and political career of the grandson of the ninth president of the United States who was elected to be the twenty-third president in 1888.

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Product Description: In the years that followed the end of the American Revolution, the United States faced numerous difficulties, including another war with Great Britain. This title presents the War of 1812 through a historical lens, using primary sources, photographs, and documents to explain the contributing factors and the wars legacy...read more

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9781508149613 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: In the years that followed the end of the American Revolution, the United States faced numerous difficulties, including another war with Great Britain.

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9781508149477 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: In the years that followed the end of the American Revolution, the United States faced numerous difficulties, including another war with Great Britain.

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