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2011
Discover how the greatest explorers in history plunged into the unknown and boldly pieced together the picture of the world we have today. With the help of masterful cross sections, dramatic storytell...
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1998
Examines the reasons for the Great Depression, the events that happened during that period, and some of its tragic consequences.
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2006
Text and cross-section illustrations present a view of a variety of sites in ancient Greece including the silver mines at Laurion, the Acropolis, and more.
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2008
Detailed illustrations with explanatory captions and narrative text survey some sites in ancient Egypt, Rome and Greece.
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2003
A look at life in ancient Egypt. Facts and illustrations are accompanied on each page by a story involving two child detectives living in ancient Egypt.
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2005
A look at life in ancient Rome. Facts and illustrations are accompanied on each page by a story about slavery and the Colosseum that continues throughout the book.
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1998
Examines the backdrop of rivalry among world powers, the events that immediately preceded the first World War, the effects of the war itself, and its long term consequences.
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1997
Discusses mythical beasts such as Bigfoot, dragons, and the Minotaur as well as real-life dangerous animals like tigers, polar bears, and snakes.
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1995
Introduces spies and traitors throughout history, as well as their tools and technology.
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2005
Details the causes of World War I and illustrates with pictures and maps the progress of the war with a focus on particular campaigns.
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2009
This special book written to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the moon landing combines the story of the preparation, journey, arrival, and landing of Apollo 11 with scientific information about th...
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2006
Includes a story in graphic novel form of a plot to kill an emperor, in addition to factual information about the country.
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2002
Explores the rivalry and tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union stemming from their differing ideologies and discusses the resulting events during the decade after World War II.