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Product Description: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure! Our first stop is intimidating Maiden Castle: shaped like the coil of a giant snake, Britain's largest hill fort is the size of 26 football pitches! Britain is brimming with these battle-worn hill forts, and exploring them can tell us about the culture, society, technology and enemies of their builders...read more

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9780750295932 | Wayland, January 31, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure!

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Product Description: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure! We discover ghostly Maes Howe, an enormous 5,000-year-old tomb covered in Viking graffiti. Britain is jam-packed with these mystical, silent burial places, and exploring them can tell us about the culture, society and beliefs of our earliest ancestors...read more

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9780750295949 | Wayland, January 24, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure!

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Product Description: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure! Our journey starts with world-famous Stonehenge: find out where the stones came from and how such enormous blocks were moved. Britain is jam-packed with these mysterious stone circles, and exploring them can tell us about the culture, society, technology and beliefs of our earliest ancestors...read more

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9780750295833 | Wayland, October 11, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure!

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Product Description: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure! Our first stop is ancient Skara Brae: hidden beneath a sand dune for thousands of years, this Neolithic village lets us step back in time to discover how our ancestors lived. Britain is brimming with these long-abandoned settlements, and exploring them can tell us about the culture, society, technology and beliefs of their inhabitants...read more

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9780750295925 | Wayland, October 4, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Get ready for a prehistoric adventure!

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Product Description: East Africas Rift Valley has proven a rich source of information about our distant ancestors. Fossil finds there, including the famous Lucy and Turkana Boy, have permanently altered our understanding of how modern humans evolved. Readers will learn about the other hominins, such as the species "Homo erectus" and the genus "Australopithecus," who help fill out the human family tree...read more

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9781499463187 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: East Africas Rift Valley has proven a rich source of information about our distant ancestors.

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9781499463200 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: East Africas Rift Valley has proven a rich source of information about our distant ancestors.

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Product Description: Coming to power between Mongol and Manchu rule, the Ming Dynasty represented the last ethnic Han dynasty to rule China. Following the Mandate of Heaven, the first Ming emperor launched nearly 300 years of cultural and political transformation...read more

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9781499463460 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Coming to power between Mongol and Manchu rule, the Ming Dynasty represented the last ethnic Han dynasty to rule China.

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9781499463484 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: Coming to power between Mongol and Manchu rule, the Ming Dynasty represented the last ethnic Han dynasty to rule China.

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Product Description: Growing on the heels of the collapse of the Roman Empire, the Byzantine Empire was in some ways a continuation of its predecessor, extending its history for another 1,000 years. With a new capital at Constantinople, however, it also had a distinctly Eastern character of its own...read more

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9781499463347 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Follows the historical backdrop of the Byzantine Empire, discussing the leaders, how they helped the empire flourish, and how the Byzantine society shaped the world.

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9781499463361 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: Growing on the heels of the collapse of the Roman Empire, the Byzantine Empire was in some ways a continuation of its predecessor, extending its history for another 1,000 years.

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Product Description: The dawn of the Neolithic Era ushered in major changes in the way people lived. In fact, these changes were so sweeping that the transition from the Mesolithic Era to the Neolithic Era is referred to as the Neolithic Revolution. The beginnings of agriculture and the domestication of animals both date from this period...read more

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9781499463224 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Introduces the Neolithic Revolution, describing how it was brought about by the introduction of agriculture in different regions of the world and the influence it had on the subsequent development of cities, trade, technology, and art.

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9781499463248 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: The dawn of the Neolithic Era ushered in major changes in the way people lived.

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Product Description: Archaeologists have found evidence that as humans entered what we now refer to as the Upper Paleolithic Era, they started using a whole new toolset. The evidence suggests that major behavioral shifts also occurred. For example, humans started making arresting cave paintings and carving statuettes...read more

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9781499463149 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Archaeologists have found evidence that as humans entered what we now refer to as the Upper Paleolithic Era, they started using a whole new toolset.

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9781499463163 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: Archaeologists have found evidence that as humans entered what we now refer to as the Upper Paleolithic Era, they started using a whole new toolset.

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Product Description: The earliest civilizations developed in fertile river valleys, where the conditions were right to support large, settled populations. This book tracks how social hierarchies, religion, culture, written language, technology, and more developed first in Mesopotamia and then independently in the Nile, Indus, and Yellow River Valleys...read more

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9781499463262 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Looks at the earliest civilizations that developed around rivers for the fresh water supply and the fertile land, covering Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, Nile River, Indus and Ganges Rivers, and Yellow and Yangtze Rivers.

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9781499463286 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: The earliest civilizations developed in fertile river valleys, where the conditions were right to support large, settled populations.

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Product Description: Without archaeology, ancient cultures would remain a mystery to us. Ancient weapons, treasures, and even human remains await young archaeologists who crack the pages of this truly captivating book. One hundred facts offer an understanding of the study of archaeology as well as some of the amazing discoveries that archaeologists have unearthed...read more

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9781482451320 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Without archaeology, ancient cultures would remain a mystery to us.

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Product Description: While awe-inspiring cave paintings were a hallmark of the Upper Paleolithic Era in Europe, they became uncommon in the Mesolithic Period that followed. Scholars believe that this, along with a number of other changes observed in the transition to the Mesolithic Period, was a reaction to a changing environment, caused by the melting of glaciers at the end of the last glacial period...read more

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9781499463125 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: While awe-inspiring cave paintings were a hallmark of the Upper Paleolithic Era in Europe, they became uncommon in the Mesolithic Period that followed.

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9781499463118 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: While awe-inspiring cave paintings were a hallmark of the Upper Paleolithic Era in Europe, they became uncommon in the Mesolithic Period that followed.

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Product Description: In the history of empires, few compare in influence to the Roman Empire. In the course of its 500-year history, the empire yielded advances in philosophy, governance, science, and the arts that are still relied upon today. Despite its long span and enduring legacy, however, the empire eventually succumbed to its Visigoth invaders...read more

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9781499463309 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In the history of empires, few compare in influence to the Roman Empire.

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9781499463323 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: In the history of empires, few compare in influence to the Roman Empire.

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Product Description: Did you know that Chinese emperors kept pandas to keep evil spirits away? Ever heard about ancient Egyptians playing board games? Curious to find out who invented ice cream? Check out all of the mind-bending, amazing facts about ancient history!

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9781491483879 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Did you know that Chinese emperors kept pandas to keep evil spirits away?

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9781491483855 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $23.32 | About this edition: Did you know that Chinese emperors kept pandas to keep evil spirits away?

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Product Description: Did you know that Leonardo Da Vinci could draw with one hand while writing backward with the other? Ever wondered when toilet paper was invented? Curious to find out how large the first computer was? Check out all of the mind-bending, amazing facts about modern history!

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9781491483886 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Did you know that Leonardo Da Vinci could draw with one hand while writing backward with the other?

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9781491483862 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $23.32 | About this edition: Did you know that Leonardo Da Vinci could draw with one hand while writing backward with the other?

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Product Description: About 200,000 years ago, humans arose as a species on the continent of Africa. How did they get to the rest of the world? When did they leave, why, and what did they use for transportation? Whether by bamboo raft or Boeing 747, whether to escape political persecution or because of climate change, migration is a recurring pattern throughout the human history of the world...read more
By Tom Casteel (illustrator)

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9781619303713 | Nomad Pr, July 12, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: About 200,000 years ago, humans arose as a species on the continent of Africa.

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9781619303751 | Nomad Pr, July 12, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: About 200,000 years ago, humans arose as a species on the continent of Africa.

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Product Description: The legendary island of Atlantis was said to have incredible buildings, waterways, and artfar advanced for its time. Then, in a day and night, it was destroyed by earthquakes and floods, disappearing forever into the earth. Was this fascinating place myth or reality? This intriguiging book follows the clues in the writings of the ancient Greek philosopher Plato to discover the truth...read more

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9780778722373 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The legendary island of Atlantis was said to have incredible buildings, waterways, and artfar advanced for its time.

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9780778722984 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $30.60 | About this edition: The legendary island of Atlantis was said to have incredible buildings, waterways, and artfar advanced for its time.

Product Description: Archaeologists found parts of a human skeleton inside Peru’s Guitarrero Cave that date back to before 1,5 BCE! This find may mean the cave was one of the earliest sites of human settlement in the world. In this series, readers travel into the past through artifacts found at archaeological digs from all over the world, exploring the culture and history of ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Egypt and more...read more

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9781508148425 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Archaeologists found parts of a human skeleton inside Peru’s Guitarrero Cave that date back to before 1,5 BCE!

Product Description: Archaeologists found parts of a human skeleton inside Peru’s Guitarrero Cave that date back to before 1,5 BCE! This find may mean the cave was one of the earliest sites of human settlement in the world. In this series, readers travel into the past through artifacts found at archaeological digs from all over the world, exploring the culture and history of ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Egypt and more...read more

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9781508147107 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $157.50 | About this edition: Archaeologists found parts of a human skeleton inside Peru’s Guitarrero Cave that date back to before 1,5 BCE!

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Product Description: 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...read more

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9781508146551 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Theres more to ancient Greece than Athens and Sparta.

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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.

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Product Description: 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...read more

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9781508146513 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Ancient Egypt was a formative civilization in the history of the world.

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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.

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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: 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...read more

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

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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.

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Product Description: Step back in time to ancient India, where the people’s contributions to art, architecture, religion, and more shaped a unique culture that can still be seen today. This text presents the region’s archaeological finds chronologically, allowing readers to trace the civilization’s 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 people’s 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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