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Guts & Glory: The American Revolution
By Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780316312097, isbn: 0316312096,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Now available in paperback, this fourth book in the action-packed Guts & Glory series takes readers through the exciting and fascinating history of the American Revolution. Perfect for history buffs, reluctant readers, and fans of Hamilton!From George Washington crossing the icy Delaware, to Molly Pitcher fearlessly firing her cannon, the people of the American Revolution were some of the bravest and most inspiring of all time. Jump into a riot in the streets of Boston, join the Culper Spy Ring

Mr. Lincoln's High-Tech War: How the North Used the Telegraph, Railroads, Surveillance Balloons, Ironclads, High-Powered Weapons, and More to Win the Civil War
By National Geographic Children's Books
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mpn: FBA-|303836, ean: 9781426303791, isbn: 1426303793,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Thomas B. Allen’s expertise in military history and strategy is combined with Roger MacBride Allen’s knowledge of technology to reveal a lesser-known yet fascinating side of the 16th president of the United States. Their authoritative narrative reveals Lincoln as our nation’s first hands-on Commander-in-Chief, whose appreciation for the power of technology plays a critical role in the North’s Civil War victory over the less developed South.Readers meet Lincoln as he exchanges vital

The Holocaust: The Origins, Events, and Remarkable Tales of Survival
By Scholastic
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ean: 9781338030402, isbn: 133803040X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
During World War II, six million Jewish men, women, and children lost their lives under the Nazis, in one of the darkest events of modern history. The Holocaust: The Origins, Events, and Remarkable Tales of Survival is a thought-provoking new book that explores the circumstances that led to the Holocaust, examines what life was like in concentration camps, and retells incredible stories of heroism in a sensitive and accessible way for a young audience.Featuring full-color illustrations,

Lucent Library of Historical Eras - The Roman Army: An Instrument of Power
By Brand: Cengage Learning (Lucent Books Inc)
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ean: 9781590183168, isbn: 1590183169,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
This fascinating study by a widely published scholar chronicles Rome's long series of conquests -- from the subjugation of its Italian neighbors, to the Punic Wars against Carthage, to the absorption of the Greek city-states and kingdoms, to Caesar's conquest of Gaul, to the acquisition of Britain. The story of these conquests is richly augmented by detailed descriptions and analyses of changing and evolving military weapons, armor, formations, tactics, and strategies.Used Book in Good

DK findout! World War II
By DK Children
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ean: 9781465463111, isbn: 1465463119,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Discover World War II facts and hear from people who lived through the war that shaped the modern world, from the cause of the conflict to the most important battles.From the prewar rise of Nazi Germany to the start of the war with the invasion of Poland in 1939 to the end of the war in 1945 and the Nuremburg Trials, all aspects of the deadliest conflict in human history are covered in great detail in DK findout! World War II with content that is accessible and appropriate for children 6–9

The United States v. Jackie Robinson
By Balzer + Bray
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ean: 9780062287847, isbn: 0062287842,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
A moving and inspiring nonfiction picture book about Jackie Robinson’s court martial trial—an important lesser-known moment in his lifetime of fighting prejudice with strength and grace—from author Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen and award-winning illustrator R. Gregory Christie. Perfect for fans of Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, The Story of Ruby Bridges, and Martin’s Big Words. Jackie Robinson broke boundaries as the first African American player in Major League Baseball. But long before

Great Battles for Boys: WW2 Pacific
By Wheelhouse Publishing
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ean: 9780997749311, isbn: 0997749318,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
 ''A terrific, engaging read...'' Amazon Top-500 reviewerGreat Battles for Boys takes young readers to the front lines of history's most important fights. In this episode of the best-selling history series, the story opens with the Flying Tigers, those wild American soldiers fighting Japan before the bombing of Pearl Harbor. After the deadly surprise attack on Hawaii, the battles storm across the Pacific in the lethal ''island hopping'' military strategy that brought Victory Over Japan.How did

Alexander the Great
By Amazon Childrens Publishing
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mpn: FBA-|287751, ean: 9780761457008, isbn: 0761457003,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
Born a prince of Macedonia in 356 BCE, Alexander the Great became one of the greatest military leaders of all time. He conquered the entire Persian Empire, defeating King Darius III four times. He invaded India, defeating a seven-foot-tall Indian king and extending the boundaries of his empire into most of Asia. Brutal in his drive for power, Alexander maintained supremacy by forcing his soldiers to marry the foreigners that they conquered. He amassed a huge fortune by plundering the riches of

The Grand Escape: The Greatest Prison Breakout of the 20th Century (Scholastic Focus)
By Arthur A. Levine Books
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ean: 9781338140347, isbn: 9781338140347,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
***Three starred reviews!***Neal Bascomb, author of The Nazi Hunters, returns with his next thrilling work of narrative nonfiction about a group of Allied POWs who staged an escape for the ages during World War I. Illustrated throughout with incredible photographs and published on the 100th anniversary of the Holzminden escape!At the height of World War I, as battles raged in the trenches and in the air, another struggle for survival was being waged in the most notorious POW camp in all of

Armour: A 3-Dimensional Exploration (3-Dimensional Exploration Books)
By Brand: Tango Books
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781857076646, isbn: 1857076648,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
Big pictures of warriors and knights come complete with flaps showcasing their armor From the 5th century Greek leather armor and 14th century English steel-plated armor to the patterned armor of 15th century Japanese knights, protective battle gear throughout history is explored here. Under each flap is text about the piece and its use, then for each knight there is a 3-D pop-up battle scene with details about the battle and formation.Used Book in Good Condition.

Sergeant Reckless: The True Story of the Little Horse Who Became a Hero
By Balzer + Bray
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mpn: 9780062292599, ean: 9780062292599, isbn: 0062292595,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
The inspiring true story of Reckless, the brave little horse who became a Marine.When a group of US Marines fighting in the Korean War found a bedraggled mare, they wondered if she could be trained to as a packhorse. They had no idea that the skinny, underfed horse had one of the biggest and bravest hearts they’d ever known. And one of the biggest appetites!Soon Reckless showed herself more than willing to carry ammunition too heavy for the soldiers to haul. As cannons thundered and shells

Great Battles for Boys: WW2 Europe
By Wheelhouse Publishing
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ean: 9780997749328, isbn: 0997749326,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
''This book should be in school libraries everywhere. It is a treasure trove of information that is engagingly written ….'' Top 500 Amazon Reviewer Unforgettable History! Great Battles for Boys is the best-selling history series that sends young readers into the fight. Learn about military leaders, weapons, and strategies. Want Boys to Read Books? Give them books they WANT to read!Filled with amazing historic photographs, maps, and short, powerful chapters, Great Battles for Boys captures the

In Harm's Way: JFK, World War II, and the Heroic Rescue of PT 109
By Scholastic Press
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ean: 9781338185676, isbn: 1338185675,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
In September 1941, young Jack Kennedy was appointed an Ensign in the U.S. Naval Reserve. After completing training and eager to serve, he volunteered for combat duty in the Pacific and was appointed commander of PT 109.On August 2, 1943, Kennedy's PT 109 and two others were on a night mission to ambush an enemy supply convoy when they were surprised by a massive Japanese destroyer. The unsuspecting Americans had only seconds to react as the Japanese captain turned his ship to ram directly into

What Was D-Day? (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
By Turtleback Books
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780606365925, isbn: 0606365923,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, an armada of 7,000 ships carrying 160,000 Allied troops stormed the beaches of Nazi-occupied France. Up until then the Allied forces had suffered serious defeats, yet D -Day, as the invasion was called, spelled the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany and the Third Reich. Readers will dive into the heart of the action and discover how it was planned and carried out and how it overwhelmed the Germans who had been

How I Learned Geography
By Farrar, Straus & Giroux
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mpn: 9780374334994, ean: 9780374334994, isbn: 0374334994,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
Having fled from war in their troubled homeland, a boy and his family are living in poverty in a strange country. Food is scarce, so when the boy's father brings home a map instead of bread for supper, at first the boy is furious. But when the map is hung on the wall, it floods their cheerless room with color. As the boy studies its every detail, he is transported to exotic places without ever leaving the room, and he eventually comes to realize that the map feeds him in a way that bread never

DK Eyewitness Books: American Revolution (Library Edition)
By DK Children
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ean: 9781465438591, isbn: 1465438599,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
Be an eyewitness to the American struggle for independence. Discover how a few brave patriots battled a great empire, plus see the muskets and cannons of the armies, learn how soldiers were drilled, and find out why Yorktown was not the of the Revolution.Each revised Eyewitness book retains the stunning artwork and photography from the groundbreaking original series, but the text has been reduced and reworked to speak more clearly to younger readers. Still on every colorful page: Vibrant

Swords: An Artist's Devotion
By Candlewick Press
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mpn: FBA-|301265, ean: 9780763631482, isbn: 0763631485,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
Be smitten by the sword! An extraordinary young artist brings the history of this noble weapon — and its skillful masters — into stunningly sharp relief.Brave men and women have taken up the sword since ages of old, and a fascination with this formidable weapon grips dedicated followers to this day. Here is a celebration of swords and swordsmen that spans time and place — from ancient warriors such as Beowulf to medieval knights; from stealthy ninja and samurai to legendary maidens of

World War II Escapes and Rescues (Alternator Books: Heroes of World War II)
By Lerner Pub Group
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ean: 9781541521520, isbn: 1541521528,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
Many daring escapes and rescues took place during World War II. Troops often faced harrowing conditions, including being captured by the enemy and getting lost at sea. Find out how they escaped these dire situations..

By Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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mpn: FBA-|321416, ean: 9781416927341, isbn: 1416927344,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
At last the ultimate book of pirates is here! Inside is the stuff of legend, where tales of adventure and intrigue are written in blood. Read about Blackbeard and Captain Kidd. Learn about walking the plank and buried treasure. Discover what was like aboard a pirate ship -- from a pirate's strict code of conduct to the punishments that awaited those that broke them. All the intrigue, adventure, and grizzly details are brought to life in this lavish hardcover package jam packed with fact and

Remember the Alamo: Texians, Tejanos, and Mexicans Tell Their Stories
By National Geographic Children's Books
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781426323546, isbn: 1426323549,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
Remember the Alamo presents a fresh look at one of the most famous battles in American history. The story has been told countless times in everything from comic books to feature films. Always it is the brave Americans—Jim Bowie, Davy Crockett, William Travis, and others—fighting the overwhelming forces of a cruel dictator for the right to live in a Texas independent of Mexican rule. Too often, little mention is made of the Tejanos—Mexican Texans—who put their lives on the line to fight

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