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Ojos del Jaguar (Puertas al Sol)
By Brand: Alfaguara
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ean: 9781581057997, isbn: 1581057997,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
Many pre-Hispanic civilizations were the most advanced of their times. You will read about their progressions in agriculture, their profound research and understanding of medicinal plants, architecture, and astronomy, their intricate writing systems, and their prodigious artistic productions. The text is easy to read and poetic. The illustrations are thoroughly researched and masterfully done.Used Book in Good Condition.

Living in Brazil
By Simon Spotlight
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781481452045, isbn: 1481452045,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
Just in time for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, discover what it’s like growing up in Brazil with this fascinating, nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series all about kids just like you in countries around the world!Olá! My name is Marco, and I’m a kid just like you living in Brazil. Brazil is a country filled with beautiful rain forests, bustling cities, and world-class sports. Have you ever wondered what living in Brazil is like? Come along with me to find out! Each

Out of War: True Stories from the Front Lines of the Children's Movement for Peace in Colombia
By Scholastic
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ean: 9780439297219, isbn: 0439297214,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
A powerful and inspirational collection of first-person narratives accompanied by black-and-white photographs details the experiences of nine young Columbians who witnessed violence and peace during the country's long civil conflict and who have banded together to join the Children's Movement for Peace. When writer Sara Cameron went on assignment to Colombia to write a UNICEF report about the Children's Movement for Peace to submit to the Nobel Peace Prize Committee, she was skeptical: ''I

The Exploration of South America (Explorers Discovering the World)
By Brand: Gareth Stevens Publishing
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ean: 9781433986277, isbn: 1433986272,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
Explorers searching for a New World found a continent teeming with life and opportunity. Readers will learn how humanity pushed to the edges of the Earth in the quest for knowledge. They will also learn about the exploits of famous explorers such as Francisco Pizarro and Americo Vespucci while full-color photographs show the continent in stunning detail. Fact boxes add depth to every expedition and journey, while glossary terms and further information give readers an in-depth examination of

El Salvador in Pictures (Visual Geography. Second Series)
By Twenty First Century Books
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ean: 9780822571452, isbn: 0822571455,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
An overview of El Salvador's geography and history, along with an exploration of the political, economic, and cultural landscape of this Central American nation..

Ancient Inca Daily Life (Spotlight on the Maya, Aztec, and Inca Civilizations)
By Powerkids Pr
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ean: 9781499419368, isbn: 1499419368,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
The Inca Empire is known for its gods, famous rulers, and high priests, but the daily lives of the Incan people were just as important to the society’s growth and development. This book covers the fascinating facts about daily life in the Inca Empire. Readers will delight in learning about Inca villages, the role of men, women, and children, and the farming and laboring lifestyle they experienced. Written with accessible language and accompanied by colorful images, this title presents

The Ancient Maya (A True Book)
By Brand: Scholastic
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780531252291, isbn: 0531252299,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
Provides information about the ancient Maya, discussing farming, daily life, beliefs, and other related topics.Used Book in Good Condition.

In the Land of the Jaguar: South America and Its People
By Tundra Books
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mpn: FBA-|302842, ean: 9780887767562, isbn: 0887767567,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
South America’s story is as varied as its geography of soaring mountains, scorching deserts, and lush rainforests. In Ecuador alone, there are 25,000 kinds of plants, 1,500 species of birds, 4,500 different butterflies, and 300 mammals! Gena K. Gorrell’s brilliant text combines an often tragic history with the problems and triumphs of the present. The information she offers ranges from “the Requirement” (a document read out by the conquistadors each time they came upon a new group of

You Wouldn't Want to Be an Inca Mummy!: A One-Way Journey You'd Rather Not Make
By Brand: Children's Press(CT)
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780531187449, isbn: 0531187446,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
Introduces what life was like for the ruler of the Incas, discussing the control of the empire, the royal household, religious customs, and the mummification and worship of the deceased ruler as a god.Used Book in Good Condition.

Chile (First Reports - Countries series)
By Compass Point Books
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ean: 9780756512033, isbn: 0756512034,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
Describes the history, geography, government, economics, and people of Chile..

History of the Americas Course Companion: IB Diploma Programme (International Baccalaureate)
By Oxford University Press, USA
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mpn: 9780199180783, ean: 9780199180783, isbn: 0199180784,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
Uniquely developed with the International Baccalaureate!Designed for IB Higher Level History option 3, this book will provide students with in-depth material for 7 of the 12 units that make up the option (1, 2, 5, 7, 9, 10 and 12)..

Trapped: How the World Rescued 33 Miners from 2,000 Feet Below the Chilean Desert
By Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 9781416913979, ean: 9781416913979, isbn: 1416913971,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
The amazing story of the trapped Chilean miners and their incredible rescue that Publishers Weekly calls “a riveting, in-depth recounting of the events that held the world rapt.”In early August 2010, the unthinkable happened when a mine collapsed in Copiapó, Chile, trapping thirty-three miners 2,000 feet below the surface. For sixty-nine days they lived on meager resources with increasingly poor air quality. When they were finally rescued, the world watched with rapt attention and rejoiced

Ancient Inca Technology (Spotlight on the Maya, Aztec, and Inca Civilizations)
By PowerKids Press
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ean: 9781499419535, isbn: 1499419538,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
The Inca Empire was a complex, highly developed society that ruled ancient Peru for centuries. The civilization grew strong thanks to important advances in technology. This information-rich title covers the Incas roads and communications systems, buildings, bridges, terrace farming, and tools. Readers will also learn about important scientific innovations such as calendars, Quipu, the Incas understanding of astronomy, and their medicinal practices. Written with age-appropriate language and

The Ancient American World (The World in Ancient Times)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195174656, isbn: 0195174658,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
A Zapotec village chief named One Earthquake is murdered by his enemies, who then carve the gruesome image of his death on a huge stone slab and place it in their temple as a warning to others. An Inca official selects young village girls to be raised in the distant House of the Chosen Women, where they will spend the rest of their childhoods learning traditional arts in complete seclusion. A Spanish priest named Bernardino Sahagún recounts the development of the mighty Aztec empire in

Saint-Saëns's Danse Macabre
By Brand: Charlesbridge Pub Inc
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mpn: Full Colour Illustrations Throughout, ean: 9781570913488, isbn: 157091348X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
Camille Saint-Saëns was a brilliant French composer from the nineteenth century. In SAINT-SAËNS'S DANSE MACABRE, readers are transported to France in 1872 when Saint-Saëns visited the catacombs beneath the streets of Paris, known best as the final resting place of victims of the French Revolution. It was in this underground graveyard that Camille found the inspiration to compose Danse macabre, his spooky, mischievous masterpiece.Early performances of what would become Saint Saëns’s most

Cortes: Conquering the Powerful Aztec Empire (Great Explorers of the World)
By Enslow Pub Inc
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ean: 9781598450996, isbn: 1598450999,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews
On November 8, 1519, Hernán Cortés entered the magnificent Aztec city of Tenochtitlán in present-day Mexico. The stone city had intricately structured canals, bridges, and floating gardens. However, Cortés had not come to the city to admire its beauty. He and his soldiers arrived to conquer it and plunder its gold. In order to achieve his goal, Cortés went to battle with Montezuma, the great Aztec ruler. When the bloody fighting ended, Cortés began building a new Spanish colony that would

Chocolate: Riches from the Rainforest
By Harry N. Abrams
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mpn: FBA-|320584, ean: 9780810957343, isbn: 0810957345,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
Traces the history of chocolate from a drink of the Olmec and Mayan cultures to its rage among European aristocrats to its popularity around the world today as the treat of millions.Used Book in Good Condition.

The Maya (New True Books)
By Childrens Pr
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ean: 9780516012704, isbn: 0516012703,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
Describes the history, language, social classes, customs, culture, religion, and warfare of the ancient Central American civilization of the Mayas..

El Salvador (Central America Today)
By Brand: Mason Crest Publishers
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ean: 9781422206478, isbn: 1422206475,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Discusses the land, history, economy, culture, and people of this Central American country.Used Book in Good Condition.

Guatemala: A Question and Answer Book (Questions and Answers: Countries)
By Brand: Capstone Press
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780736843560, isbn: 0736843566,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
Provides an introduction to Guatemala using a question-and-answer format that discusses land features, government, housing, transportation, industries, education, sports, art forms, holidays, food, and family life. Includes a map, facts, and charts.Used Book in Good Condition.

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