History Summarized history, world war I, world war II, cold war

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 Frida Kahlo, Gandhi, Susan B. Anthony, Historical Events, Biographies, Historical photographs, History

    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 Look At...

    A Look At With striking photographs and illustrations, this series takes children on a journey through...

    A Look At

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      With striking photographs and illustrations, this series takes children on a journey through different ages and locations around the globe and beyond. Perfect for visual learners, each nonfiction book creatively explores high-interest topics with ample illustrations and concise text that help readers absorb and retain information. Helpful glossaries and indexes in each volume direct students to the most important terms and topics. Help learners with a primary reading level of 6th to 8th grade...

      A Timeline of... Innovation, human history, present day, evolution, timeline

      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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        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.

        Americas Presidents Presidents, election process, quotes, The Presidents World, Portraits of Presidents, US History, George Washington, Donald Trump

        America's Presidents A valuable tool for U.S. history and civics instruction and study, this set highlights the...

        America's Presidents

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          A valuable tool for U.S. history and civics instruction and study, this set highlights the presidency of the individuals who have held the office, including Donald J. Trump. Get answers to questions about the office and the individual presidents, and learn what it is like to hold the highest elected position in the United States.

          Anti-Bullying Basics

          Anti-Bullying Basics World Book's Anti-Bullying Basics set aims to combat bullying from all perspectives: those bullied,...

          Anti-Bullying Basics

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            World Book's Anti-Bullying Basics set aims to combat bullying from all perspectives: those bullied, those doing the bullying, and the adults trying to intervene. Each volume focuses on a different form of bullying, answers common questions about bullying, and offers practical advice on dealing with bullies.

            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...

              Enigmas of History Set 2

              Enigmas of History Set 2 Explore fascinating mysteries and secrets of history and folklore from countries and cultures...

              Enigmas of History Set 2

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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 2 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...

                Natural Marvels geography, earth, climate change, oceans, mountains

                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...

                  People and Places, 2nd Edition

                  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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                    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...

                    Famous Myths and Legends of the World

                    Famous Myths and Legends of the World World Book's series Famous Myths and Legends of the World collects many famous stories from around...

                    Famous Myths and Legends of the World

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                      World Book's series Famous Myths and Legends of the World collects many famous stories from around the world. The stories are written in a creative way to approximate the artistry of the originals and are accompanied by colorful paintings and photographs. By providing background information on the cultures from which these stories come, the books in the series help children understand the geography, religious practices, moral codes, and important symbols of the cultures. Each volume from the...

                      Christmas Around the World christmas, historical context, christmas traditions, festivals, recipes, songs, celebrations, brazil, switzerland, america, austria, belgium, bethlehem, jerusalem, finland, greece, holland, italy, vatican city, paris, puerto rico, scotland, spain, united kingdom, ukrain, ireland, canada, mexico

                      Christmas Around the World Learn about some of the richest Christmas traditions in different countries and regions of the...

                      Christmas Around the World

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                        Learn about some of the richest Christmas traditions in different countries and regions of the world. Each book teaches kids the highlights of the holiday celebrations in such places as Vienna, Austria; Bethlehem and Jerusalem; and Italy and Vatican City. The books share special songs and easy-to-follow Christmas recipes and crafts that represent a particular country or region. Each book also has a helpful glossary and an index that direct students to the most important terms and topics. ...