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Harriet Tubman, Secret Agent
Harriet Tubman, Secret Agent
Written by Thomas B. Allen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426304019
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Harriet Tubman, Secret Agent
How Daring Slaves and Free Blacks Spied for the Union During the Civil War
Written by Thomas B. Allen


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2008
Price: $5.95

Thomas B. Allen’s follow-up to the multi-award-winning George Washington, Spymaster is now available in paperback. This compelling biography tells the amazing tale of Harriet Tubman using details uncovered from military and intelligence archives, diaries and little-known memoirs from ex-slaves. In a compelling narrative, surprising new facts about Harriet’s story are brought... Read more >
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How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier
How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier
Written by Thomas Ratliff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426302473
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How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier

Written by Thomas Ratliff


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $5.95

These are tense times between Britain and her American colonies. In Boston, tea has been dumped in the harbor and revolution is brewing in the streets. Militias are drilling in town squares and all around you can hear the call of freedom. But how will you be trained? How will you... Read more >
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Lost Childhood
Lost Childhood
Written by Annelex Hofstra Layson and Herman J. Viola
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303210
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Lost Childhood
My Life in a Japanese Prison Camp During World War II
Written by Annelex Hofstra Layson and Herman J. Viola


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $15.95

Lost Childhood is the vivid, first-hand account of the horrors of war through the eyes of a child. This real-life memoir breaks a 60-year silence to tell one woman’s riveting story of prisoner life during World War II. As a little Dutch girl in Indonesia, Annelex Hofstra’s comfortable world was torn... Read more >
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Lost Childhood
Lost Childhood
Written by Annelex Hofstra Layson and Herman J. Viola
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303227
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Lost Childhood
My Life in a Japanese Prison Camp During World War II
Written by Annelex Hofstra Layson and Herman J. Viola


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $23.90

Lost Childhood is the vivid, first-hand account of the horrors of war through the eyes of a child. This real-life memoir breaks a 60-year silence to tell one woman’s riveting story of prisoner life during World War II. As a little Dutch girl in Indonesia, Annelex Hofstra’s comfortable world was torn... Read more >
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The Donkey of Gallipoli
The Donkey of Gallipoli
Written by Mark Greenwood, Illustrated by Frane Lessac
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763639136
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The Donkey of Gallipoli
A True Story of Courage in World War I
Written by Mark Greenwood
Illustrated by Frane Lessac


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $16.99

Two unlikely heroes rescue hundreds of men wounded in war in a poignant picture book based on a true tale of World War I.

When Jack Simpson was a boy in England, he loved leading donkeys along the beach for a penny a ride. So when he enlists as a stretcher bearer... Read more >
The Brothers' War
The Brothers' War
Written by J. Patrick Lewis, Photographed by Civil War Photographers
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300370
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The Brothers' War
Civil War Voices in Verse
Written by J. Patrick Lewis
Photographed by Civil War Photographers


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2007
Price: $25.90

The wonderful wordplay of J. Patrick Lewis breathes new life into the speeches of Lincoln, the letters of Grant and Lee, and the moving human drama of our country's Civil War. Lewis' poignant poetry gives young readers a vivid insight into the brutal conflict that tore America apart. The author draws... Read more >
Remember Valley Forge
Remember Valley Forge
Written by Thomas B. Allen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426301490
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Remember Valley Forge
Patriots, Tories, and Redcoats Tell Their Stories
Written by Thomas B. Allen


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $17.95

Remember Valley Forge tells the ultimate survival story. Travel the trail of defeat that leads Washington's ragtag army to seek winter refuge at Valley Forge. Read from a teenage soldier's diary and a doctor's gruesome accounts of disease, hunger, and cold. Learn of plots against Washington and spies who aid the... Read more >
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Remember Valley Forge
Remember Valley Forge
Written by Thomas B. Allen
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301506
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Remember Valley Forge
Patriots, Tories, and Redcoats Tell Their Stories
Written by Thomas B. Allen


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $27.90

Remember Valley Forge tells the ultimate survival story. Travel the trail of defeat that leads Washington's ragtag army to seek winter refuge at Valley Forge. Read from a teenage soldier's diary and a doctor's gruesome accounts of disease, hunger, and cold. Learn of plots against Washington and spies who aid the... Read more >
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War in the Middle East
War in the Middle East
Written by Wilborn Hampton, Photographed by Various
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763624934
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War in the Middle East
A Reporter's Story: Black September and the Yom Kippur War
Written by Wilborn Hampton
Photographed by Various


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $19.99

An award-winning journalist offers a reporter’s-eye view of the Middle East conflict, from Black September to the Yom Kippur War to events of the present day.

In 1970, when the Jordanian civil war known as Black September began, U.P.I. correspondent Wilborn Hampton was sent to report on unfolding events. Holed up in... Read more >
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Disguised
Disguised
Written by Rita de Clercq Zubli
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763633295
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Disguised
A Wartime Memoir
Written by Rita de Clercq Zubli


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $17.99

Told in her own words, here is the true story of a girl who posed as a boy during World War II — and dared to speak up for her fellow prisoners of war.

With the Japanese army poised to invade their Indonesian island in 1942, Rita la Fontaine’s family knew that... Read more >
Remember the Alamo
Remember the Alamo
Written by Paul Robert Walker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300103
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Remember the Alamo
Texians, Tejanos, and Mexicans Tell Their Stories
Written by Paul Robert Walker


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2007
Price: $17.95

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... Read more >
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Remember the Alamo
Remember the Alamo
Written by Paul Robert Walker
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300110
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Remember the Alamo
Texians, Tejanos, and Mexicans Tell Their Stories
Written by Paul Robert Walker


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2007
Price: $27.90

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... Read more >
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George vs. George
George vs. George
Written by Rosalyn Schanzer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300424
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George vs. George
The American Revolution As Seen from Both Sides
Written by Rosalyn Schanzer


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $6.95

There are two sides to every story. Rosalyn Schanzer's engaging and wonderfully illustrated book brings to life both sides of the American Revolution.

The narrative introduces anew the two enemies, both named George: George Washington, the man who freed the American colonies from the British, and George III, the British king... Read more >
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George Washington, Spymaster
George Washington, Spymaster
Written by Thomas B. Allen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300417
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George Washington, Spymaster
How the Americans Outspied the British and Won the Revolutionary War
Written by Thomas B. Allen


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $7.95

Now in paperback—the award-winning National Geographic book that presents the untold story of the invisible war behind the American Revolution. A riveting tale of intrigue, spies, counterspies and secret agents, George Washington, Spymasteris a unique and entertaining account of one of the most important chapters in our nation's history. The compelling... Read more >
Hero of the High Seas
Hero of the High Seas
Written by Michael Cooper
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792255475
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Hero of the High Seas
John Paul Jones and the American Revolution
Written by Michael Cooper


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $21.95

In a marble crypt in Annapolis, Maryland, at the U.S. Naval Academy Chapel, lies an American hero. In death, as in life, John Paul Jones commands the deepest affection of his fellow countrymen.

Veteran children's writer Michael Cooper takes a fresh look at one of the most colorful characters of the... Read more >
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Hero of the High Seas
Hero of the High Seas
Written by Michael Cooper
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792255482
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Hero of the High Seas
John Paul Jones and the American Revolution
Written by Michael Cooper


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $32.90

In a marble crypt in Annapolis, Maryland, at the U.S. Naval Academy Chapel, lies an American hero. In death, as in life, John Paul Jones commands the deepest affection of his fellow countrymen.

Veteran children's writer Michael Cooper takes a fresh look at one of the most colorful characters of the... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Alexander
World History Biographies: Alexander
Written by Simon Adams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792236603
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World History Biographies: Alexander
The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World
Written by Simon Adams


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

Read the true story of Alexander's daring childhood and his incredible journey across the known world. Discover the boyhood of a hero, from the dares he took to the sports he loved. A timeline highlights Alexander's life and achievements — and puts them in the broader context of the world history... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Alexander
World History Biographies: Alexander
Written by Simon Adams
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792236610
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World History Biographies: Alexander
The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World
Written by Simon Adams


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

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Remember World War II
Remember World War II
Written by Dorinda Nicholson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792271796
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Remember World War II
Kids Who Survived Tell Their Stories
Written by Dorinda Nicholson


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

Remember World War II: Kids Who Survived Tell Their Stories allows readers to understand the war not as seen through the eyes of soldiers but through the eyes of children who survived the bombings, the blackouts, the hunger, the fear, and the loss of loved ones caused by the war. The... Read more >
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Remember World War II
Remember World War II
Written by Dorinda Nicholson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792271918
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Remember World War II
Kids Who Survived Tell Their Stories
Written by Dorinda Nicholson


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

Remember World War II: Kids Who Survived Tell Their Stories allows readers to understand the war not as seen through the eyes of soldiers but through the eyes of children who survived the bombings, the blackouts, the hunger, the fear, and the loss of loved ones caused by the war. The... Read more >
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Flags of Our Fathers
Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley with Ron Powers, adapted for Young People by Michael French
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780440229209
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Flags of Our Fathers
A Young People's Edition
James Bradley with Ron Powers, adapted for Young People by Michael French


Format: Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2005
Price: $6.99

In this unforgettable chronicle of perhaps the most famous moment in American military history, James Bradley has captured the glory, the triumph, the heartbreak, and the legacy of the six men who raised the flag at Iwo Jima. Here is the true story behind the immortal photograph that has come to... Read more >
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