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Liberty or Death
Liberty or Death
Written by Margaret Whitman Blair
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426305917
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Liberty or Death
The Surprising Story of Runaway Slaves who Sided with the British During the American Revolution
Written by Margaret Whitman Blair


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $27.90

Liberty or Death is the little-known story of the American Revolution told from the perspectives of the African-American slaves who fought on the side of the British Royal Army in exchange for a promise of freedom. Motivated by the 1775 proclamation by Virginia’s Royal Governor that any slaves who took up... Read more >
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1776: A New Look at Revolutionary Williamsburg
1776: A New Look at Revolutionary Williamsburg
Written by Karen Kostyal and Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Photographed by Lori Epstein Renda
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426305184
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1776: A New Look at Revolutionary Williamsburg

Written by Karen Kostyal and Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Photographed by Lori Epstein Renda


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $27.90

Find yourself transported to Williamsburg in the days of the Revolution! See the city at war through the eyes of everyday citizens for an exciting new perspective on the historic year of 1776. The latest in the popular "New Look" line of history titles, K.M. Kostyal’s 1776: A New Look at... Read more >
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1776: A New Look at Revolutionary Williamsburg
1776: A New Look at Revolutionary Williamsburg
Written by Karen Kostyal and Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Photographed by Lori Epstein Renda
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426305177
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1776: A New Look at Revolutionary Williamsburg

Written by Karen Kostyal and Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Photographed by Lori Epstein Renda


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $17.95

Find yourself transported to Williamsburg in the days of the Revolution! See the city at war through the eyes of everyday citizens for an exciting new perspective on the historic year of 1776. The latest in the popular "New Look" line of history titles, K.M. Kostyal’s 1776: A New Look at... Read more >
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Unite or Die
Unite or Die
Written by Jacqueline Jules
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891905
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Unite or Die

Written by Jacqueline Jules


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $7.95

The thirteen ORIGINAL colonies! Together again! One night only!

The children of Forest Lake Elementary School trod the boards in a dramatic reenactment of how the United States Constitution came to be. After the Revolution, the young United States was anything but united. The states acted like thirteen separate countries, with their... Read more >
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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The Remarkable Benjamin Franklin
The Remarkable Benjamin Franklin
Written by Cheryl Harness
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426302978
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The Remarkable Benjamin Franklin

Written by Cheryl Harness


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $7.95

No one could have thought up a more amazing character than the living, breathing Benjamin Franklin. He was everything from a "soapmaker, candle dipper, and printer" to a "postmaster, political activist, community reformer, revolutionary, statesman, international diplomat, and first great citizen of a nation which he, as much or more than... Read more >
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The Adventurous Life of Myles Standish and the Amazing-but-True Survival Story of Plymouth Colony
The Adventurous Life of Myles Standish and the Amazing-but-True Survival Story of Plymouth Colony
Written by Cheryl Harness
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426302848
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The Adventurous Life of Myles Standish and the Amazing-but-True Survival Story of Plymouth Colony
Barbary Pirates, the Mayflower, the First Thanksgiving, and Much, Much More
Written by Cheryl Harness


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $9.95

Say hello to Myles Standish, a fiery man with short legs and an even shorter temper. When he got mad his face turned as red as his hair, earning him the nickname "Captaine Shrimpe."

It's a story that has been told for almost 400 years—how a brave band of people set... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: Maryland 1634-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Maryland 1634-1776
Written by Robin Doak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426301438
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Voices from Colonial America: Maryland 1634-1776

Written by Robin Doak


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2007
Price: $21.95

First-person accounts, archival illustrations, and historic maps reveal Maryland's rich history. Discover how the colony was founded by Catholics yet largely settled by Protestants; how it was uniquely ruled by a single proprietor; why a ton of tea was burned in Annapolis; how tobacco and wheat were often used as money... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: Maryland 1634-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Maryland 1634-1776
Written by Robin Doak
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301445
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Voices from Colonial America: Maryland 1634-1776

Written by Robin Doak


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2007
Price: $32.90

First-person accounts, archival illustrations, and historic maps reveal Maryland's rich history. Discover how the colony was founded by Catholics yet largely settled by Protestants; how it was uniquely ruled by a single proprietor; why a ton of tea was burned in Annapolis; how tobacco and wheat were often used as money... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: New France 1534-1763
Voices from Colonial America: New France 1534-1763
Written by Richard Worth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426301476
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Voices from Colonial America: New France 1534-1763

Written by Richard Worth


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2007
Price: $21.95

Readers will meet Samuel de Champlain, the "Father of New France," and travel the waterways with the coureurs de bois, French traders who lived like Indians. Then watch as attempts to grow the colony fail and wars with the British and Iroquois bring about the fall of New France.

National Geographic supports... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: New France 1534-1763
Voices from Colonial America: New France 1534-1763
Written by Richard Worth
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301483
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Voices from Colonial America: New France 1534-1763

Written by Richard Worth


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2007
Price: $32.90

Readers will meet Samuel de Champlain, the "Father of New France," and travel the waterways with the coureurs de bois, French traders who lived like Indians. Then watch as attempts to grow the colony fail and wars with the British and Iroquois bring about the fall of New France.

National Geographic supports... Read more >
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History Chapters: Ben Franklin
History Chapters: Ben Franklin
Written by Pamela Rushby
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301919
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History Chapters: Ben Franklin
Printer, Author, Inventor, Politician
Written by Pamela Rushby


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $17.90

His is one of the most famous faces in our history. We see his image on coins, notes, souvenirs, and logos. But how well do we know Benjamin Franklin, famous politician, statesman, writer, activist, and inventor? Take a fresh look at the man behind the genius. Find out the real story... 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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The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road
The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road
Written by Cheryl Harness
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426301452
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The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road

Written by Cheryl Harness


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $16.95

Daniel Boone's story is every young adventurer's fantasy: A childhood in Pennsylvania spent hunting on lands shared with Native Americans; a coming-of-age fighting in the French and Indian War; and the fulfillment of a life's dream with the blazing of the Wilderness Road across the Appalachian Mountains and the settling of... Read more >
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The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road
The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road
Written by Cheryl Harness
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301469
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The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road

Written by Cheryl Harness


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 144 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $25.90

Daniel Boone's story is every young adventurer's fantasy: A childhood in Pennsylvania spent hunting on lands shared with Native Americans; a coming-of-age fighting in the French and Indian War; and the fulfillment of a life's dream with the blazing of the Wilderness Road across the Appalachian Mountains and the settling of... Read more >
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Mayflower 1620
Mayflower 1620
Written by Plimoth Plantation, Peter Arenstam, John Kemp, Catherine O'Neill Grace and Sisse Brimberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780792262763
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Mayflower 1620
A New Look at a Pilgrim Voyage
Written by Plimoth Plantation, Peter Arenstam, John Kemp, Catherine O'Neill Grace and Sisse Brimberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $6.95

Plimoth Plantation and the National Geographic Society come together to tell the true story behind the legendary voyage of the Mayflower. A meticulously researched work, Mayflower 1620 offers children a compelling, fresh account of this much-told story.

Vibrant photography of a rare reenactment using the Mayflower II leads readers imaginatively into... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: Connecticut 1614-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Connecticut 1614-1776
Written by Michael Burgan, Introduction by Brendan McConville, Phd
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300684
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Voices from Colonial America: Connecticut 1614-1776

Written by Michael Burgan
Introduction by Brendan McConville, Phd


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $21.95

The Constitution State. Land of Steady Habits. The Provision State. Connecticut has many names, each a colorful insight into the history of this stubborn, gutsy New England state. Eyewitness accounts, lively narrative, and archival images take readers back to Connecticut's formative years. Learn how the Þrst witchcraft trial and execution in... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: Connecticut 1614-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Connecticut 1614-1776
Written by Michael Burgan, Introduction by Brendan McConville, Phd
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300691
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Voices from Colonial America: Connecticut 1614-1776

Written by Michael Burgan
Introduction by Brendan McConville, Phd


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $32.90

The Constitution State. Land of Steady Habits. The Provision State. Connecticut has many names, each a colorful insight into the history of this stubborn, gutsy New England state. Eyewitness accounts, lively narrative, and archival images take readers back to Connecticut's formative years. Learn how the Þrst witchcraft trial and execution in... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: South Carolina 1540-1776
Voices from Colonial America: South Carolina 1540-1776
Written by Robin Doak, Introduction by Robert Olwell, PhD
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300660
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Voices from Colonial America: South Carolina 1540-1776

Written by Robin Doak
Introduction by Robert Olwell, PhD


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $21.95

Did you know that the Spanish attempted to establish a colony in what is now South Carolina 40 years before the English founded Jamestown in Virginia? Or that the colony's name is derived from two European kings named Charles?

Step back into the early years of South Carolina when the Cherokee and... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: South Carolina 1540-1776
Voices from Colonial America: South Carolina 1540-1776
Written by Robin Doak, Introduction by Robert Olwell, PhD
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300677
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Voices from Colonial America: South Carolina 1540-1776

Written by Robin Doak
Introduction by Robert Olwell, PhD


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $32.90

Did you know that the Spanish attempted to establish a colony in what is now South Carolina 40 years before the English founded Jamestown in Virginia? Or that the colony's name is derived from two European kings named Charles?

Step back into the early years of South Carolina when the Cherokee and... Read more >
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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Written by Deborah Heiligman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300745
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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
With Parades, Picnics, and Fireworks
Written by Deborah Heiligman


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $15.95

Strike up the band, pack a picnic, and enjoy the fireworks. Celebrate Independence Day takes a nationwide perspective on the joy of America's biggest party. All the history and culture of Independence Day is here, along with fun facts, an all-American recipe, a locator map for every photo and a complete... Read more >
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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Written by Deborah Heiligman
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300752
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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
With Parades, Picnics, and Fireworks
Written by Deborah Heiligman


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $23.90

Strike up the band, pack a picnic, and enjoy the fireworks. Celebrate Independence Day takes a nationwide perspective on the joy of America's biggest party. All the history and culture of Independence Day is here, along with fun facts, an all-American recipe, a locator map for every photo and a complete... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: New Hampshire 1603-1776
Voices from Colonial America: New Hampshire 1603-1776
Written by Scott Auden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300349
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Voices from Colonial America: New Hampshire 1603-1776

Written by Scott Auden


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $21.95

You might know that New Hampshire's proud motto is "Live Free or Die." But did you know that it was a quest for sassafras and a shortcut to Asia that brought the first Europeans to this part of America in 1603? Or that John Smith of the Virginia Colony officially claimed... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: New Hampshire 1603-1776
Voices from Colonial America: New Hampshire 1603-1776
Written by Scott Auden
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300356
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Voices from Colonial America: New Hampshire 1603-1776

Written by Scott Auden


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $32.90

You might know that New Hampshire's proud motto is "Live Free or Die." But did you know that it was a quest for sassafras and a shortcut to Asia that brought the first Europeans to this part of America in 1603? Or that John Smith of the Virginia Colony officially claimed... Read more >
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