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Into the Unknown: How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air
By Candlewick Press
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mpn: FBA-|287724, ean: 9780763649487, isbn: 0763649481,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
Ready to relive some of the most daring voyages of all time? Unfold these spectacular cross sections and explore fourteen historic journeys.(Ages 8-13)Open this dynamic book and discover how the greatest explorers in history — from Marco Polo to Neil Armstrong — plunged into the unknown and boldly pieced together the picture of the world we have today. With the help of masterful cross sections, dramatic storytelling, and sidebars that highlight key concepts, places, and technology, immerse

By Flying Eye Books
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ean: 9781911171997, isbn: 1911171992,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This stunning nonfiction picture book compendium of facts about the world's highest mountain, with illustrations from up-and-comer Lisk Feng, will not disappoint.Hundreds of people dare to climb Mount Everest every year, following in Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay's footsteps, hoping to experience Earth's highest peak. But there is so much more to this mountain than the brave mountaineers who climb it. Travel back to its ancient origins, learn about the flowers and plants that grow upon this

How Our Nation Began
By Hillside Education
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ean: 9780997664799, isbn: 0997664797,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 87 reviews
A readable history for Catholic Elementary students, The text presents the context for the founding of the United States including the years of the Crusades and exploration. Told in story-telling fashion, students are drawn into the events leading up to the American Revolution and the key events of the War for Independence. Used in several Catholic home study curricula..

A Really Short History of Nearly Everything. Bill Bryson
By Delacorte Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 7152174, ean: 9780552562966, isbn: 0552562963,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
Bill's own fascination with science began with a battered old schoolbook he had when he was about ten or eleven years old in America. It had an illustration that captivated him - a cutaway diagram showing Earth's interior as it would look if you cut into it with a large knife and carefully removed about a quarter of its bulk. And he very clearly remembers thinking: ''How do they know that?'' Bill's story-telling skill makes the ''How?'' and, just as importantly, the ''Who?'' of scientific

History Pockets: Explorers of North America, Grades 4-6+
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mpn: 3708, ean: 9781557999054, isbn: 1557999058,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
History Pockets-Explorers of North America, Grades 46+, contains eleven discovery pockets. The introduction pocket gives an overview of exploration throughout North America. The other pockets feature ten famous explorers and their journeys. Each of the pockets contains: a reproducible pocket label, a bookmark of short fun facts about the subject, a reference map of the voyage(s) made by the explorer, a fact sheet of background information for teacher and students, arts and crafts projects, and

Countdown: 2979 Days to the Moon
By Peachtree Publishers
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ean: 9781682630136, isbn: 1682630137,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Powerful free verse and stunning illustrations tell the true story of the American effort to land the first man on the Moon.In 1961, President John F. Kennedy announced that the United States would try to land a man on the Moon by the end of the decade. During the two thousand nine hundred and seventy-nine days following his speech, eighteen astronauts climbed into spaceships; three of them died before even leaving the ground. Eight rockets soared into space. And four hundred thousand

Mapping and Navigation: Explore the History and Science of Finding Your Way with 20 Projects (Build It Yourself)
By Nomad Press
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ean: 9781619301986, isbn: 1619301989,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
How did we get from 20-foot-long maps to GPS devices small enough to fit in the palm of our hands? How does GPS work and what can it tell us? How do ancient mapmaking techniques used by the Romans and Greeks influence the satellite technologies we use today? The history of mapmaking is full of remarkable characters who charted the unknown with an ever-changing set of tools. In Mapping and Navigation: The History and Science of Finding Your Way, kids ages 9–12 will learn the history and

Dog of Discovery
By Brand: Calkins Creek
SKU: #903880854
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sku: 903880854, ean: 9781590780282, isbn: 1590780280,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Boyds Mills Press publishes a wide range of high-quality fiction and nonfiction picture books, chapter books, novels, and nonfictionUsed Book in Good Condition.

Stories for Boys Who Dare to Be Different: True Tales of Amazing Boys Who Changed the World without Killing Dragons
By Running Press Kids
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ean: 9780762465927, isbn: 0762465921,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
New York Times bestsellerBoys can be anything they want to be! This timely book joins and expands the gender-role conversation and gives middle-grade boys a welcome alternative message: that masculinity can mean many things. You won't find any stories of slaying dragons or saving princesses here. In Stories for Boys Who Dare to Be Different, author Ben Brooks-with the help of Quinton Wintor's striking full-color illustrations-offers a welcome alternative narrative: one that celebrates

The Old World and America
By TAN Books and Publishers
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mpn: Ill., ean: 9780895552020, isbn: 0895552027,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
The story of America begins in the Old World, for the first American settlers came from Europe, bringing their heritage with them to the New World. The Old World and America, a popular and beloved middle-school history text, documents the Western World from the beginning of mankind through ancient times—emphasizing Greek and Roman civilization—Christ’s coming and the founding of the Church, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance, to the discovery of the New World and its exploration. Not

Francisco Coronado (Groundbreakers: Explorers)
By Brand: Heinemann Library
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ean: 9781403402424, isbn: 1403402426,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
A biography of the sixteenth-century Spanish explorer who searched for cities of gold in parts of the American Southwest, but found only Indian villages.Used Book in Good Condition.

The Big History Timeline Wallbook: Unfold the History of the Universe―from the Big Bang to the Present Day!
By What on Earth Publishing
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ean: 9780993284724, isbn: 0993284728,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
IMAGINE TAKING a trip through the history of everything from the beginning of the universe to the present day! Created in association with the American Museum of Natural History, this unique 'big history' wallbook includes a 6-foot fold-out timeline containing more than 1,000 pictures and captions that tell the story of the history of the world. The timeline is divided into 12 sections covering both natural history as well as the history of human civilizations in each of the world's continents

Bound by Ice: A True North Pole Survival Story
By Calkins Creek
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ean: 9781629794280, isbn: 1629794287,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
In the years following the Civil War, ''Arctic fever'' gripped the American public, fueled by myths of a fertile, tropical sea at the top of the world. Several explorers attempted to find a route to the North Pole, but none succeeded. Bound by Ice follows the journey of George Washington De Long and the crew of the USS Jeannette, who departed San Francisco in the summer of 1879 hoping to find a route to the North Pole. However, in mid-September the ship became locked in ice north of Siberia and

The Hebrew Alphabet: Read, Write & Color (A Taste of Hebrew for English Speaking Kids - Interactive Learning) (Volume 2) (English and Hebrew Edition)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781535037198, isbn: 1535037199,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
The Hebrew Alphabet: Read, Write and Color is a wonderful introduction to the names and sounds of the twenty-two letters of the aleph-bet. This entertaining, informative and interactive book familiarizes children with both the print and the cursive forms of the Hebrew alphabet, each letter’s numerical value, over eighty Hebrew vocabulary words and much, much more. The Hebrew Alphabet: Read, Write and Color is another installment in the ‘A Taste of Hebrew for English Speaking Kids’

Isabella of Castile (The Thinking Girl's Treasury of Real Princesses)
By Goosebottom Books
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mpn: FBA-|303112, ean: 9780984509843, isbn: 0984509844,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
In a twist on the classic fairy tale, a princess in fifteenth century Spain refused to wait to be rescued by a prince but instead chose one for herself. Even then, she would not marry him until they’d reached an agreement that was revolutionary for her time—their marriage would be an equal partnership captured in the motto: To stand as high, as high to stand, Isabella and Ferdinand. This book tells the real and remarkable story of the princess, Isabella of Castile. The partnership that she

The Travels of Henry Hudson (Explorers and Exploration)
By Brand: Raintree
SKU: #LY01088
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sku: LY01088, ean: 9780739814833, isbn: 0739814834,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
A biography of the English explorer and sea captain who explored three North American waterways later named for him--the Hudson River, Hudson Bay, and Hudson Strait.Used Book in Good Condition.

Marco Polo for Kids: His Marvelous Journey to China, 21 Activities (For Kids series)
By Chicago Review Press
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mpn: FBA-|292114, ean: 9781556523779, isbn: 1556523777,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 98 reviews
The Far East comes alive in this activity book centered on Marco Polo’s journey to China from Venice along the 13th-century Silk Road. Kids will join Marco as he travels by caravan through vast deserts and over steep mountain ranges, stopping in exotic cities and humble villages, until at last he arrives at the palace of the Kublai Khan. Woven throughout the tale are 21 activities that highlight the diverse cultures Marco encountered along the way. Activities include making a mythical map,

The Impossible Rescue: The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure
By Candlewick
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ean: 9780763670931, isbn: 0763670936,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 134 reviews
The dead of an Arctic winter. Whaling ships full of men, stranded in ice. Follow three rescuers in a race against time — and all odds — in this heartpounding true adventure.In 1897, whaling in the Arctic waters off Alaska’s coast was as dangerous as it was lucrative. And in that particular year, winter blasted early, bringing storms and ice packs that caught eight American whale ships and three hundred sailors off guard. Their ships locked in ice, with no means of escape, the whalers had

Earth's Continents (Where on Earth? Mapping Parts of the World)
By Gareth Stevens Pub
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ean: 9781482464153, isbn: 1482464152,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
Why do continents matter? From economics to weather scienceand everything in betweenknowing the characteristics of the continents expands readers perspectives in every school subject. This fundamental information is a building block of many future lessons and an essential part of elementary education. This book presents a focused, clear, age-appropriate look at Earths continents that young readers are sure to find both informative and interesting. This volume is also packed with colorful maps

The Story of Salt
By Putnam Juvenile
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mpn: FBA-|290870, ean: 9780399239984, isbn: 0399239987,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
From the team that created the ALA Notable Book The Cod's Tale comes the fascinating history of salt, which has been the object of wars and revolutions and is vital for life. Based on Mark Kurlansky's critically acclaimed bestseller Salt: A World History, this handsome picture book explores every aspect of salt: The many ways it's gathered from the earth and sea; how ancient emperors in China, Egypt, and Rome used it to keep their subjects happy; Why salt was key to the Age of Exploration; what

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