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Ancient Celts, The

Ancient Celts, The

Author: Calvert, Patricia
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This book creates a portrait of life in the ancient Celts civilization. Each chapter focuses on a different part of society, such as peasants, scholars/scribes, priests, soldiers, rulers, and more. 112 pages Library Bound
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Andrew Carnegie: Builder of Libraries

Andrew Carnegie: Builder of Libraries

Author: Simon, Charnan
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Five short chapters tell about Carnegie: from his boyhood to his death. 46 pages Library Bound
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Charles Lindbergh

Charles Lindbergh

Author: Davis, Lucile
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Read this biography of Charles Lindbergh, the aviator who became the first person to fly non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean. Large font and pictures on every double page spread make this ideal for your youngest children. 24 pages PB
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Crossing the Seas: Americans From an Empire

Crossing the Seas: Americans From an Empire

Author: Schwartz, Eric
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The Monroe Doctrine--America's policy of intervention in other nations' affairs--has played a major role in the stories the United States has told about itself, but it is only one angle of history's many facets. As America matured as a nation, the...
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Cuban Missile Crisis

Cuban Missile Crisis

Author: Whiting, Jim
Weeks: 2
It wasn't easy finding a level-appropriate book about the Cuban Missile Crisis. However, we discovered this one that explains the roots of the conflict, the conflict itself, and Kennedy's response. It's a solid text with pictures interspersed...
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Joseph Stalin: Dictator of the Soviet Union

Joseph Stalin: Dictator of the Soviet Union

Author: Haugen, Brenda
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Joseph Stalin was the dictator of the Soviet Union from 1928-1953. During World War II, Stalin joined the United States and Britain in defeating Nazi Germany. In his homeland, however, Stalin was a brutal ruler. He caused the death of millions of...
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Mecca

Mecca

Author: Ross, Mandy
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Where is Mecca? Why is the Ka'bah an important Muslim place? What is the Qur'an? Find out the answers to these questions and more as you explore the secrets of the Great Mosque. Discover why millions of Muslims go on the pilgrimage of Hajj to Mecca;...
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Persian Gulf and Iraqi Wars, The

Persian Gulf and Iraqi Wars, The

Author: Zwier and Weltig
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(USED: LIKE NEW) Offering a brief history of the Persian Gulf region from ancient to modern times, the is book focuses on Iraq's wars with the United States, as well as with Iran and Kuwait. It provides insight into the home front, weapons,...
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Rebuilding a Nation

Rebuilding a Nation

Author: Hale, Sarah Elder
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After the Civil War ended in April 1865, the country needed to rebuild itself. Yet putting the country back together was not a simple task: Too much blood had been shed and too much hatred lingered between the North and the South. Many questions...
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Scopes Trial, The

Scopes Trial, The

Author: Graves, Renee
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On July 10, 1925, the small Tennessee town of Dayton was overflowing with people. The city streets were busy and noisy, even though the city was in the middle of a horrible heat wave. People crowded the hot dog stands and souvenir counters that had...
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Siege of the Alamo, The

Siege of the Alamo, The

Author: Riehecky, Janet
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To many Americans, the Alamo has become a symbol of a certain spirit, that of courage in the face of insurmountable odds. This book shows that courage was indeed present when Texan rebels faced the Mexican army. As the background to the conflict is...
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Spanish-American War, The

Spanish-American War, The

Author: Poulakidas, Georgene
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Nine short chapters give a synopsis of the revolution in Cuba, the Battle of Manila Bay, Roosevelt and the Rough Riders, and more. Large font and excellent illustrations make this a nice option for grades 4-6. Students in other age ranges could use...
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Thunder at Gettysburg

Thunder at Gettysburg

Author: Gauch, Patricia Lee
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With great feeling and a sense for the sweeping momentum of the battle at Gettysburg, Patricia Lee Gauch and Stephen Gammell convey the emotions and experiences of one person drawn into unknowingly into the conflict. It was July 1, 1863. By late...
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Travel with William Booth

Travel with William Booth

Author: Winter, Jim
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As a young man, William Booth saw the poverty and suffering that surrounded him in the streets of Nottingham and the East End of London, but he could not have imagined that the organisation he founded would have such a worldwide impact. This...
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W.E. B. Du Bois

W.E. B. Du Bois

Author: Gillis, Jennifer Blizin
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W.E.B. Du Bois spent most of his long life fighting for equal rights for African Americans. Can you imagine what his life must have been like? What was he like as a person? Read this book in order to get to know W.E.B. Du Bois and find out how he...
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Alexander: The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World

Alexander: The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World

Author: Adams, Simon
Weeks: 1
Learn about the life, education, and experiences of Alexander in this well-thought-out book by National Geographic. Used for one week in Unit 3. 64 pages HB
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Andrew Carnegie: Captain of Industry

Andrew Carnegie: Captain of Industry

Author: Rau, Meachen
Weeks: 4
This book "discusses the life of the self-made millionaire who made his fortune in the steel industry and is remembered for his generous donations that built libraries, universities, and research facilities."  112 pages  HB/DJ
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Art of the Middle Ages

Art of the Middle Ages

Author: Olmsted, Jennifer
Weeks: 5+
Beautiful picture book with succinct text makes this an excellent choice to introduce dialectic students to the artwork of the Middle Ages. Very easy reading, but excellent for connections between history and art. 32 pages PB
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Australia (Investigate Series)

Australia (Investigate Series)

Author: McPhee, Margaret
Weeks: 1
Students will enjoy learning about the smallest continent with this colorful book that covers a bit of Australian history and has lots of interesting information about the plants and animals found there. Fun stickers are at the back of the book. 64...
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Battles of the French and Indian War

Battles of the French and Indian War

Author: Smolinski, Diane
Weeks: 1
Providing basic information about eleven of the battles of the French and Indian War, this picture book will explain more about the struggle for control of North America. 32 pages PB
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Devotions from the Pen of Jonathan Edwards

Devotions from the Pen of Jonathan Edwards

Author: Turnbull, Ralph G. and Don Kistler
Weeks: 1
120 excerpts, written in daily devotional format, from Jonathan Edwards. Replacement title for Jonathan Edwards: Renewed Heart by Dale and Sandy Larsen. Used for 1 week in Unit 3 of Year 2. 120 pages HB
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Discovery of Penicillin

Discovery of Penicillin

Author: Bedoyere, Guy De LA
Weeks: 1
Learn about this twentieth century discovery and the people who made it happen.  This is a replacement for the biography about Alexander Fleming and goes into some advancements beyond our time frame.  48 pages  PB
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Egyptian Gods and Goddesses

Egyptian Gods and Goddesses

Author: Barker, Henry
Weeks: 1
A gentle, brief introduction to this topic, plus information on death customs and belief systems. It should be fairly easy to substitute another similar title of your choice. Used for 1 week in Unit 1. 48 pages PB
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From Sea to Shining Sea: Americans Move West

From Sea to Shining Sea: Americans Move West

Author: Nelson, Sheila
Weeks: 5
In the 1830's, over fifty years after the United States had won its independence from Britain, Americans were still delighted with their young country. Politicians and journalists championed the right of the United States to push its borders west...
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Great Pyramid

Great Pyramid

Author: Mann, Elizabeth
Weeks: 2
This book describes the history of the construction of the Great Pyramid at Giza and the civilization that produced it. Used for 2 weeks in Year 1 Unit 1. 48 pages PB
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