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Pompeii...Buried Alive!
Pompeii...Buried Alive!
Written by Edith Kunhardt Davis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553512588
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Pompeii...Buried Alive!

Written by Edith Kunhardt Davis


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $3.99

Illus. in full color. "The drama of natural disasters provides prime material to entice young independent readers. In this volume, the account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius describes village life 2,000 years ago, the eruption itself and its aftermath, and the excitement when the buried town is rediscovered centuries later... Read more >
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The Mysteries of Angkor Wat
The Mysteries of Angkor Wat
Written by Richard Sobol
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763641665
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The Mysteries of Angkor Wat

Written by Richard Sobol


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $17.99

What mysteries hide inside this ancient Cambodian temple? When local children lead the author through the ruins, he discovers a little-known secret.

In 1100 CE, the mighty Khmer people of Cambodia built the world's largest religious monument: the sprawling stone temple of Angkor Wat. Now, thousands visit the crumbling ruins each year... Read more >
Digging for Troy
Digging for Troy
Written by Jill Rubalcaba and Eric H. Cline, Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893268
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Digging for Troy

Written by Jill Rubalcaba and Eric H. Cline
Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $17.95

The fall of Troy is a legend that has been passed down for thousands of generations. It is the tale of an epic war, brave heroes, meddling gods and goddesses, and the face that launched a thousand ships. Although some have questioned whether Troy was ever anything more than a legend... Read more >
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Digging for Troy
Digging for Troy
Written by Jill Rubalcaba and Eric H. Cline, Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893275
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Digging for Troy

Written by Jill Rubalcaba and Eric H. Cline
Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

The fall of Troy is a legend that has been passed down for thousands of generations. It is the tale of an epic war, brave heroes, meddling gods and goddesses, and the face that launched a thousand ships. Although some have questioned whether Troy was ever anything more than a legend... Read more >
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Every Bone Tells a Story
Every Bone Tells a Story
Written by Jill Rubalcaba and Peter Robertshaw
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580891646
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Every Bone Tells a Story

Written by Jill Rubalcaba and Peter Robertshaw


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $18.95

Jill Rubalcaba and Peter Robertshaw recount the unearthing of four hominins--Turkana Boy, Lapedo Child, Kennewick Man, and Iceman. Each discovery leads not only to deductions that scientists made in laboratories, but also to controversial debates over the scientists' differences of opinion over how, or even if, the pieces fit together.

Learn... Read more >
The Curse of King Tut's Mummy (Totally True Adventures)
The Curse of King Tut's Mummy (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld and James Nelson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307494689
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The Curse of King Tut's Mummy (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld and James Nelson


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 22, 2009
Price: $4.99

When the pharoahs of Egypt died, they were mummified and buried in pyramids and tombs with all their riches. But as centuries passed, the tombs were looted and the pharoahs' gold stolen. Then Howard Carter found the greatest Egyptian treasure trove of all—the tomb of King Tut's mummy! But did the... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Celts
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Celts
Written by Jen Green
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426302251
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Celts
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of the Celts' Past
Written by Jen Green


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $17.95

The distinctive languages, art, and mythologies of the ancient Celts give archaeologists with an enduring quest in Northern Europe. The Celts rarely used their written language, passing along beliefs, knowledge, and wisdom through oral traditions. Artifact-rich burial grounds, like the megalithic tombs at Newgrange, Ireland, inscribed stones, and stone circles like... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Celts
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Celts
Written by Jen Green
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302268
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Celts
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of the Celts' Past
Written by Jen Green


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $27.90

The distinctive languages, art, and mythologies of the ancient Celts give archaeologists with an enduring quest in Northern Europe. The Celts rarely used their written language, passing along beliefs, knowledge, and wisdom through oral traditions. Artifact-rich burial grounds, like the megalithic tombs at Newgrange, Ireland, inscribed stones, and stone circles like... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Maya
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Maya
Written by Nathaniel Harris
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426302275
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Maya
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of the Maya's Past
Written by Nathaniel Harris


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $17.95

As Europe endured its Dark Ages, the Maya mapped the heavens and mastered mathematics. They constructed vast cities in jungle landscapes, leaving legacies in stone at places like Palenque and Uxmal. In overgrown sites, archaeologists now piece together this civilization with the aid of satellite technology. Modern-day experts provide windows into... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Maya
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Maya
Written by Nathaniel Harris
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302282
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Maya
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of the Maya's Past
Written by Nathaniel Harris


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $27.90

As Europe endured its Dark Ages, the Maya mapped the heavens and mastered mathematics. They constructed vast cities in jungle landscapes, leaving legacies in stone at places like Palenque and Uxmal. In overgrown sites, archaeologists now piece together this civilization with the aid of satellite technology. Modern-day experts provide windows into... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Curse of King Tut's Mummy (Totally True Adventures)
The Curse of King Tut's Mummy (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by James Nelson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375838620
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The Curse of King Tut's Mummy (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by James Nelson


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $4.99

When the pharoahs of Egypt died, they were mummified and buried in pyramids and tombs with all their riches. But as centuries passed, the tombs were looted and the pharoahs' gold stolen. Then Howard Carter found the greatest Egyptian treasure trove of all—the tomb of King Tut's mummy! But did the... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient China
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient China
Written by Jacqueline Ball and Richard Levey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792277835
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient China
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of China's Past
Written by Jacqueline Ball and Richard Levey


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $17.95

In 1974, farmers uncover the terra-cotta army of China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi. Satellite technology reveals about 8,000 soldiers at the tomb complex. Only 1,000 have so far been excavated.

In 1976, archaeologists uncover a Shang Dynasty tomb in the Henan province. They recover artifacts bearing the name Fu Hao... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient China
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient China
Written by Jacqueline Ball and Richard H. Levey
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792278566
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient China
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of China's Past
Written by Jacqueline Ball and Richard H. Levey


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $27.90

In 1974, farmers uncover the terra-cotta army of China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi. Satellite technology reveals about 8,000 soldiers at the tomb complex. Only 1,000 have so far been excavated.

In 1976, archaeologists uncover a Shang Dynasty tomb in the Henan province. They recover artifacts bearing the name Fu Hao... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Egypt
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Egypt
Written by Jill Rubalcaba
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792277842
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Egypt
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Egypt's Past
Written by Jill Rubalcaba


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $17.95

Travel back in time to a civilization that lasted over 3,000 years. Knowledge of this splendid culture comes to us through significant archaeological finds, such as royal tombs in the Valley of the Kings, which contained not only mummies, but exquisite artifacts as well. The discovery of the Rosetta Stone eventually... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Egypt
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Egypt
Written by Jill Rubalcaba
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792278573
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Egypt
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Egypt's Past
Written by Jill Rubalcaba


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $27.90

Travel back in time to a civilization that lasted over 3,000 years. Knowledge of this splendid culture comes to us through significant archaeological finds, such as royal tombs in the Valley of the Kings, which contained not only mummies, but exquisite artifacts as well. The discovery of the Rosetta Stone eventually... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Greece
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Greece
Written by Marni McGee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792278269
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Greece
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Ancient Greece
Written by Marni McGee


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $17.95

Archaeology unlocks the secrets of Greece's ancient past. Explore the ruins of Greece and Turkey, on land and under sea.

In 1870, amateur archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann discovers Hissarlik, part of Troy.

In 1939, the palace of King Nestor in the Mycenaean city of Messina is unearthed near Pylos. In 1996, artifacts... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Greece
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Greece
Written by Marni McGee
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792278726
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Greece
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Ancient Greece
Written by Marni McGee


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $27.90

Archaeology unlocks the secrets of Greece's ancient past. Explore the ruins of Greece and Turkey, on land and under sea.

In 1870, amateur archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann discovers Hissarlik, part of Troy.

In 1939, the palace of King Nestor in the Mycenaean city of Messina is unearthed near Pylos. In 1996, artifacts... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Inca
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Inca
Written by Beth Gruber
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792278733
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Inca
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of the Inca's Past
Written by Beth Gruber


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $27.90

The ruins and tombs high in the Andes Mountains of Peru yield valuable clues to lives of the Ancient Incas.

In 1995, the Inca Ice Maiden is recovered, one of four human sacrifices found on Ampato. These mummies provide scientists with perfectly preserved "time capsules"—packed with clues to Inca civilization during... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Inca
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Inca
Written by Beth Gruber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792278276
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Inca
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of the Inca's Past
Written by Beth Gruber


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $17.95

The ruins and tombs high in the Andes Mountains of Peru yield valuable clues to lives of the Ancient Incas.

In 1995, the Inca Ice Maiden is recovered, one of four human sacrifices found on Ampato. These mummies provide scientists with perfectly preserved "time capsules"—packed with clues to Inca civilization during... Read more >
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Dinosaur Hunters
Dinosaur Hunters
Written by Kate McMullan, Illustrated by John R. Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375824500
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Dinosaur Hunters

Written by Kate McMullan
Illustrated by John R. Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2005
Price: $3.99

Less than 200 years ago, nobody knew that dinosaurs had ever existed. Now, scientists who study fossils know about many kinds of dinosaurs and where they lived. The hunt is on for new information about our favorite prehistoric reptiles! Read more >
Tutankhamun
Tutankhamun
Written by Zahi Hawass
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792283546
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Tutankhamun
The Mystery of the Boy King
Written by Zahi Hawass


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2005
Price: $17.95

Mysterious boy king Tutankhamun returns to the U.S. in 2008, bringing rare treasures never before seen outside Egypt. For the millions of fans wanting a keepsake and chronicle of this magnificent new exhibition, this book will delight. Created by world-renowned art historians under the guidance of Zahi Hawass—director of Egypt’s Supreme... Read more >
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Tutankhamun
Tutankhamun
Written by Zahi Hawass
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792283553
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Tutankhamun
The Mysteries of the Boy King
Written by Zahi Hawass


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2005
Price: $27.90

Mysterious boy king Tutankhamun returns to the U.S. in 2008, bringing rare treasures never before seen outside Egypt. For the millions of fans wanting a keepsake and chronicle of this magnificent new exhibition, this book will delight. Created by world-renowned art historians under the guidance of Zahi Hawass—director of Egypt’s Supreme... Read more >
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