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Product Description: Rivers wind through earth, cutting down and eroding the soil for millions of years, creating a cavity in the ground 277 miles long, 18 miles wide, and more than a mile deep known as the Grand Canyon.Home to an astonishing variety of plants and animals that have lived and evolved within its walls for millennia, the Grand Canyon is much more than just a hole in the ground...read more

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9781596439504 | Roaring Brook, February 21, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Rivers wind through earth, cutting down and eroding the soil for millions of years, creating a cavity in the ground 277 miles long, 18 miles wide, and more than a mile deep known as the Grand Canyon.

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Product Description: The ground beneath your feet is solid, right? After all, how could we build houses and bridges if the land was moving all the time? Actually, the ground beneath us really is moving very slowly all the time! In Fault Lines and Tectonic Plates: Discover What Happens When the Earth’s Crust Moves, readers ages 9 through 12 learn what exactly is going on under the dirt...read more
By Chad Thompson (illustrator)

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9781619304611 | Nomad Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The ground beneath your feet is solid, right?

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9781619304659 | Reprint edition (Nomad Pr, January 10, 2017), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The ground beneath your feet is solid, right?

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Product Description: Packed full of fascinating facts, awesome activities and exciting illustrations, this is the ultimate kids' guide to crystals and precious gems. Inside this book, you'll find everything you need to know about how gemstones are formed and where they are found in the world...read more

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9781784282158 | Arcturus Pub, November 15, 2016, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Packed full of fascinating facts, awesome activities and exciting illustrations, this is the ultimate kids' guide to crystals and precious gems.

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Product Description: Written during the Northern Ireland peace process and just before the Good Friday Agreement, The Politics of Antagonism sets out to answer questions such as why successive British Governments failed to reach a power-sharing settlement in Northern Ireland and what progress has been made with the Anglo-Irish Agreement...read more

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9781474287777, titled "Politics of Antagonism: Understanding Northern Ireland" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 6, 2016, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Written during the Northern Ireland peace process and just before the Good Friday Agreement, The Politics of Antagonism sets out to answer questions such as why successive British Governments failed to reach a power-sharing settlement in Northern Ireland and what progress has been made with the Anglo-Irish Agreement.

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9780485801101 | 2 sub edition (Athlone Pr, August 1, 1996), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Focusing on the conflict in Northern Ireland, this book explores such questions as why successive governments have failed to reach any settlement, and progress to date with the Anglo-Irish agreement.
9780485801033 | Athlone Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $22.50 | also contains Geology Rocks! Set | About this edition: Focusing on the conflict in Northern Ireland, this book explores such questions as why successive governments have failed to reach any settlement, and progress to date with the Anglo-Irish agreement.

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Product Description: Natural gas may heat our homes and help us cook, but rarely do people consider where it comes from, or even what its made of. Incredibly, this gaseous mix of mostly methane and ethane didnt become a major source of the worlds energy until the 1960s...read more

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9781482447187 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Natural gas may heat our homes and help us cook, but rarely do people consider where it comes from, or even what its made of.

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Product Description: Oil, also known as petroleum, is one of the most significant sources of energy in an energy-hungry world. Every day, more than 80 million barrels of oil are used in peoples homes, businesses, and vehicles. This thorough book covers the important processes of this fossil fuel, from its origins and formation to its extraction and refining, aided by perfectly selected photographs...read more

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9781482447248 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Oil, also known as petroleum, is one of the most significant sources of energy in an energy-hungry world.

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Product Description: Learn about elements using a variety of science experiments.

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9781680781687 | Super Sandcastle, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Learn about elements using a variety of science experiments.

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Product Description: Without iron ore, we wouldnt have steel, and without steel, we wouldnt have the magnificent skyscrapers, bridges, and many other structures that demand building materials of considerable strength. In fact, about 98 percent of all mined iron ore is used in the production of steel...read more

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9781482447156 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Without iron ore, we wouldnt have steel, and without steel, we wouldnt have the magnificent skyscrapers, bridges, and many other structures that demand building materials of considerable strength.

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Product Description: Gemstones and snowflakes represent some of our most memorable and alluring interactions with crystals, but crystals form many different materials, come in various shapes, sizes, and colors, and can grow in several different ways. This inviting volume examines the science behind crystal formation, clearly explaining to an elementary audience the difference between the types of bonds that hold crystals together and elucidating the melting, freezing, and dissolution processes that yield crystalline structures...read more

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9781680484878 | Reprint edition (Britannica Educational Pub, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.90 | About this edition: Gemstones and snowflakes represent some of our most memorable and alluring interactions with crystals, but crystals form many different materials, come in various shapes, sizes, and colors, and can grow in several different ways.

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9781680485837 | Britannica Educational Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $24.45 | About this edition: Gemstones and snowflakes represent some of our most memorable and alluring interactions with crystals, but crystals form many different materials, come in various shapes, sizes, and colors, and can grow in several different ways.

By Gareth Stevens Publishing (corporate author)

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9781482446050 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $159.60

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Product Description: Theyre sparkly with varied hues. You might see them in a beautiful necklace, a breathtaking ring, or even in a computer. Theyre gems. Gems are some of Earths most precious resources, and some of them are millions, or even billions, of years in the making...read more

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9781482447118 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Theyre sparkly with varied hues.

Product Description: Super Simple Science at Work gives young readers the tools they need to start experimenting. Each book features exciting and creative projects that help readers explore a key physical science concept. Infographics and step-by-step project photos engage the reader while keeping the content accessible...read more

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9781680781663 | Super Sandcastle, August 15, 2016, cover price $162.42 | About this edition: Super Simple Science at Work gives young readers the tools they need to start experimenting.

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Product Description: Coal is a natural resource millions of years in the making. Since over 40 percent of the worlds electricity comes from burning coal, it remains an important, though sometimes controversial, energy source. The processes that transform organic remains into coal, coal mines, and the carbon cycle are important topics covered in this valuable volume...read more

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9781482447071 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Coal is a natural resource millions of years in the making.

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Product Description: What makes a metal precious? Its rare, and its useful. When a metal is both these things, like gold, its very precious, and expensive. This book takes readers underground where theyll discover the processes and elements that shape precious metals...read more

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9781482447309 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: What makes a metal precious?

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Product Description: Learn what's in soil, how soil forms, and how soil helpsplants, animals, and people.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the autho...read more

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9781503808065 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn what's in soil, how soil forms, and how soil helpsplants, animals, and people.

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Product Description: Learn about types of igneous rocks, how they form, wherethey are found, and how we use them every day.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the autho...read more

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9781503808010 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn about types of igneous rocks, how they form, wherethey are found, and how we use them every day.

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Product Description: Learn about types of crystals, how they form, where they arefound, and how we use them every day.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the autho...read more

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9781503807990 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn about types of crystals, how they form, where they arefound, and how we use them every day.

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Product Description: This is a definitive full color guide for young readers. It includes an introduction to rocks, minerals and gems and how they form, how and where to look for them, how to identify rocks and minerals, and everything there is to know about building a collection...read more

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9781770857407 | Firefly Books Ltd, August 1, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This is a definitive full color guide for young readers.

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9781770858688 | Reprint edition (Firefly Books Ltd, August 1, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This is a definitive full color guide for young readers.

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Product Description: Learn about types of minerals, how they form, where they arefound, and how we use them every day.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the autho...read more

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9781503808034 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn about types of minerals, how they form, where they arefound, and how we use them every day.

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Product Description: Learn about types of fossils, how they form, where they are found, and what they teach us about animals and plants. Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author...read more

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9781503808003 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn about types of fossils, how they form, where they are found, and what they teach us about animals and plants.

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Product Description: Learn about types of metamorphic rocks, how they form, wherethey are found, and how we use them every day.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the autho...read more

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9781503808027 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn about types of metamorphic rocks, how they form, wherethey are found, and how we use them every day.

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Product Description: Learn how sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks form, break apart, and change over time.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the auth...read more

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9781503808041 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn how sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks form, break apart, and change over time.

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Product Description: Learn about types of sedimentary rocks, how they form, wherethey are found, and how we use them every day.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars, detailed photographs, infographics or informational diagrams, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the autho...read more

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9781503808058 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Learn about types of sedimentary rocks, how they form, wherethey are found, and how we use them every day.

Our planet has many different kinds of landscapes and features, from mountains and snowscapes to rocks and caves. Each has its own amazing phenomena. The Science Behind Wonders of Earth looks at some of these phenomena, explaining how and why they occur.

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9781515707790 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Our planet has many different kinds of landscapes and features, from mountains and snowscapes to rocks and caves.

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9781515707738 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99

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