History Summarized set

History Summarized Big events in history can sometimes seem too complex to understand. History Summarized makes some...

History Summarized

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    Big events in history can sometimes seem too complex to understand. History Summarized makes some of the world’s major events and conflicts comprehensible. The central events, principal causes, main players, and lasting outcomes are described through story and facts in concise text and well-chosen illustrations. This often includes historical images, informative maps, and special features.

    How I Changed the World set

    How I Changed the World How I Changed the World reveals the struggles and accomplishments of individuals who made a lasting...

    How I Changed the World

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      How I Changed the World reveals the struggles and accomplishments of individuals who made a lasting impact on history. Each volume focuses on a famous person, such as Frederick Douglass, Frida Kahlo, Mohandas Gandhi, and others. It details pivotal moments in that person’s life that led to a high-level change in thinking or action around the world.

      A Timeline of...

      A Timeline of... From papyrus to computers, from mud and brick to steel and glass, each volume in World Book's A...

      A Timeline of...

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      Item #: 20395 -

        From papyrus to computers, from mud and brick to steel and glass, each volume in World Book's A Timeline Of eight volume series traces the history of some of humanity's greatest achievements. Designed for young readers, these richly illustrated books feature graphical timelines and curious facts following developments in communication, medicine, space research, and much more.

        Enigmas of History Set 1

        Enigmas of History Set 1 Explore fascinating mysteries and secrets of history and folklore from countries and cultures...

        Enigmas of History Set 1

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          Explore fascinating mysteries and secrets of history and folklore from countries and cultures around the world. Designed for students in grades 4 to 8, Enigmas of History 1 presents the most recent findings and theories of scientists, archaeologists, historians, and folklorists concerning questions that have puzzled experts for hundreds, sometimes thousands, of years. In each nonfiction book in the series, kids will find maps, diagrams, timelines, and glossaries to aid their in-depth...

          Library of Natural Disasters

          Library of Natural Disasters Earthquakes, floods, fires, and tornadoes! Library of Natural Disasters explains the causes and...

          Library of Natural Disasters

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          Item #: 20394 -

            Earthquakes, floods, fires, and tornadoes! Library of Natural Disasters explains the causes and details the devastating effects of a variety of naturally occurring catastrophes, including hurricanes, tsunamis, pandemics and more. Maps, statistics, and features on individual disasters help readers understand the nature and scale of both historical and modern tragedies. This revised and expanded edition is up-to-date, including features on Hurricane Maria, the Ebola and Zika virus outbreaks, and...

            Lost & Found

            Lost & Found This fiction series follows siblings Perri and Archer as they travel through to time to return...

            Lost & Found

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              This fiction series follows siblings Perri and Archer as they travel through to time to return items from their whimsical home, Lost & Found: The Effervescent Emporium of Curiosities. Imaginative illustrations and book design transport readers—and Perri and Archer—to other cultures.

              Natural Marvels set

              Natural Marvels With exciting, eye-catching photographs and easy-to-read sentences, World Book’s Natural Marvels...

              Natural Marvels

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                With exciting, eye-catching photographs and easy-to-read sentences, World Book’s Natural Marvels series helps kids in grades 5 to 8 learn about some of Earth’s most fascinating landforms. Each book takes kids on a visual journey through canyons and caves, enchanted landscapes, and mountains of fire and helps them learn how these natural landforms were created. As they read along, kids will be able to explore nature’s skyscrapers, treasures of the oceans, and worlds beneath our feet. Each book...

                Taste the World! fun facts, food, recipes, world book, nonfiction, culture

                Taste the World! Each volume in this colorfully illustrated series traces the origins of an important food or...

                Taste the World!

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                  Each volume in this colorfully illustrated series traces the origins of an important food or ingredient and its journey to cultures around the world. Each book also includes several easy-to-make recipes featuring the food or ingredient.

                  People and Places set

                  People and Places, 2nd Edition Jump-start social studies research with The World Book Encyclopedia of People and Places! The seven...

                  People and Places, 2nd Edition

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                  Item #: 20291 -

                    Jump-start social studies research with The World Book Encyclopedia of People and Places! The seven hard-cover volumes are filled with reliable details about all the world’s independent nations through information about geography, economy, history, and culture. Volumes 1 through 6 contain alphabetically-arranged entries describing the world's countries and overseas territories illustrated with maps and pictures. Each entry contains up-to-date facts about the country and its people, such as...