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Product Description: **2017 Creative Child Magazine Book of the Year Award Winner** **2017 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Silver Medal Winner** All About Thailand is a new Thai book for kids ages 8 to 12 which brings you on an incredible journey to exotic Thailand...read more
By Patcharee Meesukhon (illustrator)

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9780804844277 | Tuttle Pub, November 8, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: **2017 Creative Child Magazine Book of the Year Award Winner** **2017 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Silver Medal Winner** All About Thailand is a new Thai book for kids ages 8 to 12 which brings you on an incredible journey to exotic Thailand.

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Product Description: Australia Illustrated not only celebrates the more well known Australian flora, fauna and landmarks, it also showcases the everyday quirks and idiosyncrasies that make Australia unique: the many types of rain, Greek street food, Sydney ferries, cattle breeds, the plants of the Daintree...read more

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9781925335217 | Ek Books, November 1, 2016, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Australia Illustrated not only celebrates the more well known Australian flora, fauna and landmarks, it also showcases the everyday quirks and idiosyncrasies that make Australia unique: the many types of rain, Greek street food, Sydney ferries, cattle breeds, the plants of the Daintree.

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Product Description: Cleanliness is next to godliness. At least that was the point of view espoused by John Wesley in 18th century England. But accounts of people bathing go back to the Bronze Age in the Indus Valley. All the Dirt on Getting Clean is a lively, informative exploration of the evolution of keeping clean...read more
By Katherine Ashenburg and Francis Blake (illustrator)

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9781554517909 | Annick Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Cleanliness is next to godliness.

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9781554517893 | Reprint edition (Annick Pr, October 11, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Cleanliness is next to godliness.

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Product Description: Architecture, democracy, the Olympics—the modern world owes a lot to the ancient Greeks! In Explore Greek Myths! With 25 Great Projects, readers embark on a fascinating journey to explore the myths that infused ancient Greek culture, civilization, and innovation...read more
By Mike Crosier (illustrator)

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9781619304468 | Nomad Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Architecture, democracy, the Olympics—the modern world owes a lot to the ancient Greeks!

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9781619304505 | Reprint edition (Nomad Pr, October 11, 2016), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Architecture, democracy, the Olympics—the modern world owes a lot to the ancient Greeks!

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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: An immersive, multifaceted picture book designed to offer young readers a glimpse into the diversity of the human experience promotes thought through questions about how other children live, what they eat, what games they play, and how are they different and alike.
By David Dean (illustrator), Kate Depalma (illustrator) and Tessa Strickland

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9781782852964 | Barefoot Books, October 1, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: An immersive, multifaceted picture book designed to offer young readers a glimpse into the diversity of the human experience promotes thought through questions about how other children live, what they eat, what games they play, and how are they different and alike.

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Product Description: Ultimate Sticker Book: Children Just Like Me takes children on an international journey to see what life is like for other kids in different countries. Explore diverse cultures and customs in this amazing DK sticker book that is guaranteed to entertain kids for hours...read more
By Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (corporate author)

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9781465453952 | Csm stk re edition (Dk Pub, September 6, 2016), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Ultimate Sticker Book: Children Just Like Me takes children on an international journey to see what life is like for other kids in different countries.

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Product Description: A favorite in classrooms, libraries, and homes, Children Just Like Me is a comprehensive view of international cultures, exploring diverse backgrounds from Argentina to New Zealand to China to Israel. With this brand new edition, children will learn about their peers around the world through engaging photographs and understandable text laid out in DK's distinctive style...read more
By Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (corporate author)

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9781465453921 | Dk Pub, September 6, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A favorite in classrooms, libraries, and homes, Children Just Like Me is a comprehensive view of international cultures, exploring diverse backgrounds from Argentina to New Zealand to China to Israel.

Product Description: The earliest stages of human history and civilization come alive in this intriguing and revelatory investigation of the evolution of humans, as well as the development of communities from our prehuman ancestors, such Homo habilis, to Homo sapiens...read more

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9781499464238 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $64.75 | About this edition: The earliest stages of human history and civilization come alive in this intriguing and revelatory investigation of the evolution of humans, as well as the development of communities from our prehuman ancestors, such Homo habilis, to Homo sapiens.

Product Description: Each book in this series introduces readers to a Native American tribe. Text covers homeland and traditional ways of life, including social structure, shelters, food, art, clothing, and more. Also discussed is contact with Europeans and American settlers, as well as how the people keep their culture alive today...read more

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9781680781960 | Big Buddy Books, August 15, 2016, cover price $228.00 | About this edition: Each book in this series introduces readers to a Native American tribe.

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Product Description: Under Kublai Khan, the Mongols conquered the Southern Song Dynasty and established rule over China. The ensuing Yuan Dynasty, though in power for less than a century, was notable for its blending of Mongol and Chinese culture in drama, music, and painting, as well as government reform and public-works projects...read more

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9781499463668 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Under Kublai Khan, the Mongols conquered the Southern Song Dynasty and established rule over China.

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9781499463682 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: Under Kublai Khan, the Mongols conquered the Southern Song Dynasty and established rule over China.

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Product Description: Who were the ancient Mongols, and what made their culture unique? Designed to support elementary social studies curricula, this title answers these questions through a comprehensive exploration of the Mongolian Empire. Students will learn about important rulers such as Genghis Khan and Kublai Khan, as well as the lives of ordinary Mongols...read more

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9781508150077 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Who were the ancient Mongols, and what made their culture unique?

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9781508150022 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Who were the ancient Mongols, and what made their culture unique?

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Product Description: Myths and legends reveal much about a culture, including its most prized values and significant beliefs. Fables may feature animal characters, but they offer morals for real life. This fascinating book is bursting with 100 facts about the stories that have been handed down by different cultures around the world as well as accompanying images, quizzes, and activities, including crafts...read more

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9781482451351 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.95 | also contains Myths and Legends | About this edition: Myths and legends reveal much about a culture, including its most prized values and significant beliefs.
9781422220023 | Mason Crest, September 1, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Introduces myths and legends from various cultures that offer different views on the origins of the world, animals, human behavior, heroes, monsters, the end of the world, and other topics.

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Product Description: The dynasties of ancient China ruled the country for centuries. The contributions of the leaders and people of this time have a legacy that can still be seen in Chinese culture today. This title begins with background information on China before the Qin conquest and ends with the end of the Han Dynasty in AD 220...read more

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9781508150084 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: The dynasties of ancient China ruled the country for centuries.

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9781508150039 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: The dynasties of ancient China ruled the country for centuries.

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Product Description: Much of Canada and Alaska can be called the subarctic. This area features the taiga and often cold temperatures. The native peoples of this region had to adapt to this climate in many ways, including making clothes from fur, wearing snowshoes, and carefully insulating their homes...read more

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9781482448214 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $25.25 | About this edition: Much of Canada and Alaska can be called the subarctic.

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Product Description: Theres little more terrifying than being chased by a moaning creature that wants to eat your flesh. Though zombies are currently popular on TV and in movies, stories of the undead have been around for centuries. The main content introduces readers to zombie tales from many cultures around the world in grisly detail via accessible language for reluctant readers...read more

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9781482448825 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Theres little more terrifying than being chased by a moaning creature that wants to eat your flesh.

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Product Description: A culture that has been around for 4,000 years, as Chinese culture has, obviously has a rich history. Ancient Chinese culture planted the seeds for modern China. This thought-provoking resource offers readers a glimpse into the major ages of China and their prominent contributions to history...read more

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9781477788820 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: A culture that has been around for 4,000 years, as Chinese culture has, obviously has a rich history.

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9781477788844 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.75 | About this edition: A culture that has been around for 4,000 years, as Chinese culture has, obviously has a rich history.

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Product Description: The Islamic empire arose spectacularly in the 7th century and exercised influence over a large geographic area until its fall to Mongol invaders in the 13th century. The rulers, called caliphs, ushered in a new Islamic civilization with customs and practices both distinct from and partially influenced by those of the areas it conquered...read more

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9781499463385 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The Islamic empire arose spectacularly in the 7th century and exercised influence over a large geographic area until its fall to Mongol invaders in the 13th century.

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9781499463408 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: The Islamic empire arose spectacularly in the 7th century and exercised influence over a large geographic area until its fall to Mongol invaders in the 13th century.

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9781680486018 | Britannica Educational Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $505.80

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Product Description: Machu Picchu is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Nestled in the Andes Mountains, the Inca people built a settlement thats in perfect harmony with the surrounding landscape. This title explores the geography of the ancient Inca civilization, which extended well beyond Machu Picchu...read more

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9781499419436 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: Machu Picchu is one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

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9781499419467 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Machu Picchu is one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

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Product Description: The Apache, Navajo, and Pueblo peoples are often part of the social studies curriculum. However, they arent the only native groups that come from the American southwest. Readers are introduced to some of the largest groups of native peoples in the southwest while learning about the main ways native peoples lived, ate, and dressed in this region...read more

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9781482448207 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $25.25 | About this edition: The Apache, Navajo, and Pueblo peoples are often part of the social studies curriculum.

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Product Description: Sleek skyscrapers, foreboding volcanoes, high-tech transportation systems, and a world-famous cuisine are all unforgettable aspects of a trip to Japan. If readers cant get there in person, this book, full of thought-provoking sidebars and fact boxes, is the next best thing...read more

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9781482451054 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Sleek skyscrapers, foreboding volcanoes, high-tech transportation systems, and a world-famous cuisine are all unforgettable aspects of a trip to Japan.
9781593892333 | Creative Co, July 30, 2005, cover price $27.10 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: The religion of ancient Mesopotamia was rich and varied. Readers will learn about the colorful major gods, as well as several lesser gods. They will also get insight into the structure and rituals of the religion, such as the roles of the priests and kings and their relationships to the gods...read more

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9781477789131 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: The religion of ancient Mesopotamia was rich and varied.

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9781477789155 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.75 | About this edition: The religion of ancient Mesopotamia was rich and varied.

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Product Description: It may be hard to wrap ones head around how such a thriving people as the ancient Mesopotamians could fall. This volume offers readers a detailed overview of how this complex and intriguing people declined from their previous prosperity...read more

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9781477789308 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: It may be hard to wrap ones head around how such a thriving people as the ancient Mesopotamians could fall.

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9781477789322 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.75 | About this edition: It may be hard to wrap ones head around how such a thriving people as the ancient Mesopotamians could fall.

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