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Chile (Country Explorers)
By Brand: Lerner Publications
ean: 9780761353195, isbn: 0761353194,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Pack your bags! We're headed to Chile. On this whirlwind tour, you'll learn all about the country's landscape, culture, people, and more. We'll explore Chile's dry deserts, visit a volcano, and take a trip to Easter Island. We'll also see ancie...
Popol Vuj: libro sagrado de los mayas
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mpn: FBA-|302861, ean: 9780888993625, isbn: 0888993625,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Discovered in a church in Chichicastenango in 1701, the Popol Vuh remains an essential document for the Maya of today. The stories happen in real and identifiable places in the highlands of Guatemala, thus linking the past and present of Maya people ...
Open the Door to Liberty
By HMH Books for Young Readers
ean: 9780618605705, isbn: 0618605703,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
The story of revolution leaderToussaint L'Ouverture of St. Domingue (now Haiti).The island now known as Haiti was once a French colony called St. Domingue, where white plantation owners forced hundreds of thousands of African slaves to farm sugar ca...
Brazil: The Culture (Lands, Peoples, and Cultures) (Lands, Peoples & Cultures)
ean: 9780778793403, isbn: 0778793400,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
This work is for ages 9-14. The rhythms of samba music fill the streets and dancers and musicians parade by in fancy costumes - it's Carnival time in Rio and the city is host to the world's biggest party. Packed with fascinating details and full-co...
Martin de Porres: The Rose in the Desert (Pura Belpre Award Winner - Illustration)
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mpn: FBA-|299822, ean: 9780547612188, isbn: 0547612184,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
2013 Pura Belpre Award for IllustrationAs the illegitimate son of a Spanish nobleman and a former slave, Martin de Porres was born into extreme poverty. Even so, his mother begged the church fathers to allow him into the priesthood. Instead, Martin w...
1493 for Young People: From Columbus's Voyage to Globalization (For Young People Series)
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ean: 9781609806637, isbn: 1609806638,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
1493 for Young People by Charles C. Mann tells the gripping story of globalization through travel, trade, colonization, and migration from its beginnings in the fifteenth century to the present. How did the lowly potato plant feed the poor across Eur...
La Malinche: The Princess Who Helped Cortés Conquer an Empire (Groundwood Books)
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ean: 9781554981113, isbn: 1554981115,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
In the early 1500s, Hernán Cortés and his conquistadors defeated the great Aztec Empire, built a new city for colonists from Spain and took control of vast lands stretching from today’s southwestern US down through most of Central America.But man...
Venezuela (Enchantment of the World, Second Series)
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mpn: black & white illustrations, colour illu, ean: 9780531256046, isbn: 0531256049,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Explores Venezuela, including the geography, people, education, rural and urban life, housing, food, work, and amusements, and provides other information about the country....
Puerto Rico (The Caribbean Today)
ean: 9781422206287, isbn: 1422206289,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Discusses the history, land, economy, people, and festivals of Puerto Rico....
Pilipinto's Happiness: The Jungle Childhood of Valerie Elliot
ean: 9781934554746, isbn: 193455474X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
Valerie Elliot Shepard was 10 months old when a primitive tribe of Ecuadorian Indians made a martyr of her 29-year-old father -- Jim Elliot -- and his four Wheaton College classmates. But that didn't stop Valerie and her mother Elisabeth from moving...
Simon Bolivar (World Leaders Past & Present)
sku: 1003272581, ean: 9780222012609, isbn: 0222012609,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
Part of an illustrated series entitled "World Leaders Past and Present" which sets out to introduce the men and women whose ideas and actions have determined the course of history....
Inca Ruins of Machu Pichu (Wonders of the World)
ean: 9780737730685, isbn: 0737730684,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
Describes the discovery of the ruins of the Incan city Machu Picchu, explains how and why it was built, and details ways in which the ruins are being conserved and protected today....
The Incas (Discovering Ancient Civilizations)
ean: 9781482450514, isbn: 1482450518,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
The South American Indians known as the Incas had a vast empire that extended along the Pacific coast from todays Ecuador south to central Chile and inland across the Andes. In those regions today, people can still see evidence of their brilliant eng...
Pelé: The King of Soccer
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ean: 9781626727557, isbn: 1626727554,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known to his schoolmates as Pelé, grew up in poverty in the Sao Paulo region of Brazil. He was too poor to afford a real soccer ball, so he played with a ball of newspaper tied together with string. Yet he dominated the ...
Tikal: The Center of the Maya World (Wonders of the World Book)
mpn: FBA-|323047, ean: 9781931414050, isbn: 193141405X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
During the first millennium AD, one of the world's great civilizations appeared in the dense jungles of Mesoamerica. All over the Yucatan Peninsula, the Maya mastered sophisticated principles of mathematics, architecture, agriculture and astronomy a...
Ancient Maya Geography (Spotlight on the Maya, Aztec, and Inca Civilizations)
ean: 9781499419719, isbn: 1499419716,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
Civilizations grow around the geography of their region. This book transports readers to the unique geographical features of the land that was once home to the ancient Maya. Readers will learn about landforms and natural resources that affected the a...