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Product Description: Archaeologists have opened whole new worlds to people, such as ancient Egypt and prehistoric America. However, an archaeological dig requires a lot of meticulous preparation, research, and labor. Readers are given a glimpse into the hard work that archaeologists do as well as the excitement of the discoveries...read more

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9781482414455 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Archaeologists have opened whole new worlds to people, such as ancient Egypt and prehistoric America.

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Product Description: Soar into the mountains of Peru to discover the archeological wonder of the abandoned city of Machu Picchu. Why did the Incas leave the site? And what was it used for? Travel along with scientists to find out how their discoveries shed light on the mysteries surrounding the “Lost City of the Incas...read more

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9781476599281 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2014, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Soar into the mountains of Peru to discover the archeological wonder of the abandoned city of Machu Picchu.

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9781476599199 | Capstone Pr Inc, July 1, 2014, cover price $27.32 | About this edition: Soar into the mountains of Peru to discover the archeological wonder of the abandoned city of Machu Picchu.

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Product Description: Archaeologists have opened whole new worlds to people, such as ancient Egypt and prehistoric America. However, an archaeological dig requires a lot of meticulous preparation, research, and labor. Readers are given a glimpse into the hard work that archaeologists do as well as the excitement of the discoveries...read more

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9781482412116 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: Archaeologists have opened whole new worlds to people, such as ancient Egypt and prehistoric America.

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Product Description: Dig through the ruins at the base of the mighty Mount Vesuvius to discover the archeological wonder of the once-buried city of Pompeii. What do the site’s ornate buildings and sculptures tell us about how the ancient Romans lived? And what can be gleaned from the body casts of those who died in Mount Vesuvius’ massive outburst? Travel along with scientists to find out how their discoveries shed light on this historic site’s deepest mysteries...read more

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9781476599250 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2014, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Dig through the ruins at the base of the mighty Mount Vesuvius to discover the archeological wonder of the once-buried city of Pompeii.

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9781476599168 | Edge Books, July 1, 2014, cover price $27.32 | About this edition: Dig through the ruins at the base of the mighty Mount Vesuvius to discover the archeological wonder of the once-buried city of Pompeii.

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Product Description: Climb the arid slopes of Colorado to discover the cave dwellings of the ancestral Pueblo Indians. Why were the homes built in the cliffs? How were they used and why did the Pueblo move? Travel along with scientists to find out how their discoveries shed light on the mysteries surrounding this important historical site...read more

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9781476599274 | Edge Books, August 1, 2014, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Climb the arid slopes of Colorado to discover the cave dwellings of the ancestral Pueblo Indians.

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9781476599182 | Edge Books, July 1, 2014, cover price $27.32 | About this edition: Climb the arid slopes of Colorado to discover the cave dwellings of the ancestral Pueblo Indians.

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Product Description: Could Griffins have been real? When Adrienne Mayor carefully read the ancient Greek and Roman descriptions, this mythic hybrid of a lion and an eagle sounded like something people had actually seen. What could explain that evidence? After a decade of hunting through myths, poring over old maps, and tracing the discoveries of modern dinosaur hunters, she found the answer: awesome dinosaur fossils observed by ancient gold-hunters in the Gobi desert...read more
By Adrienne Mayor (contributor)

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9781426311086 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, April 8, 2014, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Could Griffins have been real?

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9781426311093 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, April 8, 2014, cover price $27.90 | About this edition: Could Griffins have been real?

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9788408122890, titled "Lonely Planet Cómo Ser Un Cazador De Dinosaurios: Seras Un Explorador Que Viaja En El Pasado" | Lonely Planet, April 1, 2014, cover price $25.99

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Product Description: Massive and mysterious pyramids have fascinated people for thousands of years. GREAT! Pyramids explores these amazing structures and the ancient cultures that built them. The Spectrum® Readers are the perfect Common Core aligned tool to support the development of nonfiction reading skills...read more

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9781483801186 | Spectrum, January 2, 2014, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Massive and mysterious pyramids have fascinated people for thousands of years.

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Product Description: This book tells the stories of adventurers who have put themselves on the line in the quest to solve the mysteries of the past, from excavating dinosaur bones in the Sahara Desert and astronauts to extreme archaeology in the Andes mountains...read more

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9781410962997 | Raintree, January 1, 2014, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: This book tells the stories of adventurers who have put themselves on the line in the quest to solve the mysteries of the past, from excavating dinosaur bones in the Sahara Desert and astronauts to extreme archaeology in the Andes mountains.

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9781410954190 | Raintree, January 1, 2014, cover price $31.43 | About this edition: This book tells the stories of adventurers who have put themselves on the line in the quest to solve the mysteries of the past, from excavating dinosaur bones in the Sahara Desert and astronauts to extreme archaeology in the Andes mountains.

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Product Description: A beautifully illustrated look at the forces that help cities grow―and eventually cause their destruction―told through the stories of the great civilizations of ancient America. You may think you know all of the American cities...read more
By Katherine Roy (illustrator)

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9781596435674 | Roaring Brook, November 19, 2013, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A beautifully illustrated look at the forces that help cities grow―and eventually cause their destruction―told through the stories of the great civilizations of ancient America.

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Product Description: Compiles different alleged UFO sightings and speculates on whether they actually happened or were faked.

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9780299074500, titled "Republican Portugal: A Political History, 1910-1926" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, April 1, 1978, cover price $37.50 | also contains Republican Portugal: A Political History, 1910-1926

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9781622430604 | Reprint edition (Riverstream Pub, April 1, 2013), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Compiles different alleged UFO sightings and speculates on whether they actually happened or were faked.

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9781597713153 | Sea to Sea Pubns, January 1, 2012, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: Compiles different alleged UFO sightings and speculates on whether they are fact or faked.

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Product Description: Looks at vampire legend and lore from around the globe, including the vrykolakas of Greece, the Loogaroo of the Caribbean, and the Brahmaparusha of India.

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9780299074005, titled "Studies in Eighteenth Century Culture" | Colleagues Pr, June 1, 1978, cover price $38.50 | also contains Studies in Eighteenth Century Culture

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9781622430581 | Reprint edition (Riverstream Pub, April 1, 2013), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Looks at vampire legend and lore from around the globe, including the vrykolakas of Greece, the Loogaroo of the Caribbean, and the Brahmaparusha of India.

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9781597713177 | Sea to Sea Pubns, January 1, 2012, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: Looks at vampire legend and lore from around the globe, including the vrykolakas of Greece, the Loogaroo of the Caribbean, and the Brahmaparusha of India.

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Product Description: The monsters are out there . . . you just know it . . . lurking around corners, hiding where you’d least expect them. These fast-paced, thrilling books explore legends and myths about aliens, vampires, ghosts, and werewolves. They’re filled with fantastical illustrations, photos – and location maps, just in case your young readers care to become monster hunters, too! The metallic ink and embossed eyes will draw the reader into these exciting titles...read more

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9780299074203, titled "Two Augustans: John Locke, Jonathan Swift" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, May 1, 1978, cover price $25.00 | also contains Two Augustans: John Locke, Jonathan Swift

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9781622430598 | Riverstream Pub, April 1, 2013, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The monsters are out there .

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9781597713184 | Sea to Sea Pubns, January 1, 2012, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: Recounts famous werewolf legends from around the world and gives characteristics of werewolves.

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Product Description: The monsters are out there . . . you just know it . . . lurking around corners, hiding where you’d least expect them. These fast-paced, thrilling books explore legends and myths about aliens, vampires, ghosts, and werewolves. They’re filled with fantastical illustrations, photos – and location maps, just in case your young readers care to become monster hunters, too! The metallic ink and embossed eyes will draw the reader into these exciting titles...read more

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9781622430611 | Reprint edition (Riverstream Pub, April 1, 2013), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The monsters are out there .
9780299074548, titled "Republican Portugal: A Political History, 1910-1926" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $26.00 | also contains Republican Portugal: A Political History, 1910-1926

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9781597713160 | Sea to Sea Pubns, January 1, 2012, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: Arm yourself against the creatures of the night with The Ghost Hunter's Guide.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An engaging, illustrated biography of Heinrich Schliemann--a 19th-century German romantic who most believe found the ancient city of Troy--reveals him to be a fascinating mixture of archaeologist, mythmaker, and crook.

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9780606316040 | Turtleback Books, February 26, 2013, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: "Anyone with an interest in archaeology or in liars and braggarts will be drawn in by this slim biography of the hyper-imaginative Schliemann." — Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books (starred review)From Newbery Medal-winning author Laura Amy Schlitz comes an engaging illustrated biography of Heinrich Schliemann, a nineteenth-century archaeologist who most believe did find the ancient city of Troy...read more
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Laura Amy Schlitz

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9780763665043 | Candlewick Pr, February 26, 2013, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: "Anyone with an interest in archaeology or in liars and braggarts will be drawn in by this slim biography of the hyper-imaginative Schliemann.

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9780763622831 | Candlewick Pr, July 11, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A biography of Heinrich Schliemann--a nineteenth-century German romantic who most believe found the ancient city of Troy--reveals him to be a fascinating mixture of archaeologist, mythmaker, and crook.

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Product Description: What could be more exciting than the discovery of something that was hidden tens, hundreds, or even thousands of years ago? Readers will be amazed at the examples of hidden things revealed such as underground tunnels, abandoned towns, ancient cave paintings, and an emperor's lost tomb...read more

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9780778711285 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 30, 2013, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: What could be more exciting than the discovery of something that was hidden tens, hundreds, or even thousands of years ago?

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9780778711247 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 30, 2013, cover price $27.60

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Product Description: The history of the past is something that speaks to us everyday. From the dig site to the laboratory, readers will learn about the techniques used and issues faced by today’s archaeologists. Through easy-to-understand text and clear photographs, readers will get an insight into how archaeologists preserve such a precious part of our lives...read more

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9781477700914 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $10.00

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9781477700532 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2013), cover price $26.25 | About this edition: The history of the past is something that speaks to us everyday.

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Product Description: Readers explore an unexpected catastrophe that would entomb the city of Pompeii for centuries to come. This volume takes readers on a journey to a city preserved in time. Vivid photographs, illustrations, and fun facts will keep the interest of even the most reluctant readers.

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9781477700815 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2013), cover price $10.00

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9781477700488 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2013), cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Readers explore an unexpected catastrophe that would entomb the city of Pompeii for centuries to come.

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9781477700587 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2013), cover price $26.25

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Product Description: 'Lost Cities' examines the search for lost cities and the important artifacts within them that can offer us an extraordinary window on to the past. Part of the Treasure Hunters series, 'Lost Cities' offers a crosscurricular mix of science & technology and history & civilizations, with a fun, dramatic approach...read more

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9781410949592 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $9.25 | About this edition: 'Lost Cities' examines the search for lost cities and the important artifacts within them that can offer us an extraordinary window on to the past.

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9781410949523 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $29.33 | About this edition: Lost Cities examines the search for lost cities and the important artifacts within them that can offer us an extraordinary window on to the past.

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Product Description: 'Pirate Treasure' examines the hunt for treasures lost or hidden by pirates, and examines whether any of the legends of buried treasure could really be true. Part of the Treasure Hunters series, 'Pirate Treasure' offers a crosscurricular mix of science & technology and history & civilizations, with a fun, dramatic approach...read more

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9781410949608 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: 'Pirate Treasure' examines the hunt for treasures lost or hidden by pirates, and examines whether any of the legends of buried treasure could really be true.

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9781410949530 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $29.33 | About this edition: Pirate Treasure examines the hunt for treasures lost or hidden by pirates, and examines whether any of the legends of buried treasure could really be true.

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Product Description: "Shipwrecks" examines the hunt for shipwrecks and the valuable treasures they hold, whether that be gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past. Part of the Treasure Hunters series, "Shipwrecks" offers a crosscurricular mix of science & technology and history, with a fun, dramatic approach...read more

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9781410949615 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $9.25 | About this edition: "Shipwrecks" examines the hunt for shipwrecks and the valuable treasures they hold, whether that be gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past.

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9781410949547 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $29.33 | About this edition: Shipwrecks examines the hunt for shipwrecks and the valuable treasures they hold, whether that be gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past.

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Product Description: Tomb Explorers' examines the hunt for and discovery of ancient tombs, and the valuable treasures they hold, whether that be gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past. Part of the Treasure Hunters series, 'Tomb Explorers' offers a crosscurricular mix of science & technology and history & civilizations, with a fun, dramatic approach...read more

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9781410949622 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Tomb Explorers' examines the hunt for and discovery of ancient tombs, and the valuable treasures they hold, whether that be gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past.

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9781410949554 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $29.33 | About this edition: Tomb Explorers examines the hunt for and discovery of ancient tombs, and the valuable treasures they hold, whether that be gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past.

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Product Description: 'Ancient Treasures' examines the hunt for ancient treasure troves and hoards, whether they contain gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past. Part of the Treasure Hunters series, 'Ancient Treasures' offers a crosscurricular mix of science & technology and history, with a fun, dramatic approach...read more

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9781410949578 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $9.25 | About this edition: 'Ancient Treasures' examines the hunt for ancient treasure troves and hoards, whether they contain gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past.

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9781410949509 | Raintree, January 1, 2013, cover price $29.33 | About this edition: Ancient Treasures examines the hunt for ancient treasure troves and hoards, whether they contain gold and jewels, or important artifacts that offer us a window on to the past.

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