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Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson
Written by Cheryl Harness
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300431
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Thomas Jefferson

Written by Cheryl Harness


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $7.95

In her sixth presidential biography for National Geographic, Cheryl Harness illuminates the many sides of Thomas Jefferson: scientist, lawyer, farmer, architect, diplomat, inventor, musician, philosopher, author of the Declaration of Independence, founder of the University of Virginia, and third president of the United States. Readers meet this extraordinary man of contradictions... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: Florida 1513-1821
Voices from Colonial America: Florida 1513-1821
Written by Matthew C Cannavale
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792264095
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Voices from Colonial America: Florida 1513-1821

Written by Matthew C Cannavale


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: December 12, 2006
Price: $21.95

You may know that a quest for the Fountain of Youth led Ponce de León to claim Florida for Spain in 1513. But did you know that it took the founding of a settlement by French Protestants to spur Spain to take colonization seriously? Readers follow all the action as French... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Voices from Colonial America: Rhode Island 1636-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Rhode Island 1636-1776
Written by Jesse McDermott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792264101
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Voices from Colonial America: Rhode Island 1636-1776

Written by Jesse McDermott


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: December 12, 2006
Price: $21.95

Did you know that Rhode Island was founded by an outcast of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and that his ideal of religious freedom later became a guaranteed right of every American when the Bill of Rights was added to the Constitution?

Through first-person accounts, historical maps, and archival images, readers learn... Read more >
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Voices from Colonial America: Rhode Island 1636-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Rhode Island 1636-1776
Written by Jesse McDermott
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792268680
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Voices from Colonial America: Rhode Island 1636-1776

Written by Jesse McDermott


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: December 12, 2006
Price: $32.90

Did you know that Rhode Island was founded by an outcast of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and that his ideal of religious freedom later became a guaranteed right of every American when the Bill of Rights was added to the Constitution?

Through first-person accounts, historical maps, and archival images, readers learn... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Voices from Colonial America: Florida 1513-1821
Voices from Colonial America: Florida 1513-1821
Written by Matthew C Cannavale
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792268666
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Voices from Colonial America: Florida 1513-1821

Written by Matthew C Cannavale


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: December 12, 2006
Price: $32.90

You may know that a quest for the Fountain of Youth led Ponce de León to claim Florida for Spain in 1513. But did you know that it took the founding of a settlement by French Protestants to spur Spain to take colonization seriously? Readers follow all the action as French... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
American Documents: The Mayflower Compact
American Documents: The Mayflower Compact
Written by Judith Lloyd Yero
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792258919
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American Documents: The Mayflower Compact

Written by Judith Lloyd Yero


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $15.95

The eagerly-awaited final title in National Geographic's popular American Documents series completes the broad sweep of the collection by casting all the way back to our country's original document of record, the Mayflower Compact.

The date is November 10, 1620. After 66 days at sea crammed into a space about the... Read more >
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American Documents: The Mayflower Compact
American Documents: The Mayflower Compact
Written by Judith Lloyd Yero
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792258926
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American Documents: The Mayflower Compact

Written by Judith Lloyd Yero


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $23.90

The eagerly-awaited final title in National Geographic's popular American Documents series completes the broad sweep of the collection by casting all the way back to our country's original document of record, the Mayflower Compact.

The date is November 10, 1620. After 66 days at sea crammed into a space about the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792259190
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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: Hardcover Library Binding, 144 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $25.90

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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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: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792259183
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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: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $16.95

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 >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Voices from Colonial America: California 1542-1850
Voices from Colonial America: California 1542-1850
Written by Robin Doak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792263913
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Voices from Colonial America: California 1542-1850

Written by Robin Doak


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $21.95

California's rich history is traced for young readers: from its origins as a sparsely populated outpost of the Spanish empire in the 16th century to the frenzied westward migration of the 1850s. Young readers encounter England's Sir Francis Drake, who claimed the west coast for England, calling the land New Albion... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Voices from Colonial America: Delaware 1638-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Delaware 1638-1776
Written by National Geographic Society and Karen Hossell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792264088
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Voices from Colonial America: Delaware 1638-1776

Written by National Geographic Society and Karen Hossell


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $21.95

Although geographically small, Delaware has a big history. The state has been claimed at different times by more foreign countries than any of the other 13 British colonies.

Aided by historical maps, archival illustrations, and first-person accounts, readers experience the chilling Indian massacre of the first European settlers and follow the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Voices from Colonial America: California 1542-1850
Voices from Colonial America: California 1542-1850
Written by Robin Doak
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792268611
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Voices from Colonial America: California 1542-1850

Written by Robin Doak


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $32.90

California's rich history is traced for young readers: from its origins as a sparsely populated outpost of the Spanish empire in the 16th century to the frenzied westward migration of the 1850s. Young readers encounter England's Sir Francis Drake, who claimed the west coast for England, calling the land New Albion... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Voices from Colonial America: Delaware 1638-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Delaware 1638-1776
Written by National Geographic Society and Karen Hossell
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792268642
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Voices from Colonial America: Delaware 1638-1776

Written by National Geographic Society and Karen Hossell


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $32.90

Although geographically small, Delaware has a big history. The state has been claimed at different times by more foreign countries than any of the other 13 British colonies.

Aided by historical maps, archival illustrations, and first-person accounts, readers experience the chilling Indian massacre of the first European settlers and follow the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
American Documents: The Bill of Rights
American Documents: The Bill of Rights
Written by Judith Lloyd Yero
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792253952
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American Documents: The Bill of Rights

Written by Judith Lloyd Yero


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2006
Price: $15.95

Judith Lloyd Yero's thought-provoking text, coupled with carefully selected images from the past and present, challenge young readers to carefully examine and understand the Constitution's first ten Amendments, which guarantee their basic human rights. In addition to defining these rights, Yero puts them into the context of present-day life so that... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
American Documents: The Declaration of Independence
American Documents: The Declaration of Independence
Written by Judith Lloyd Yero
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792253976
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American Documents: The Declaration of Independence

Written by Judith Lloyd Yero


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2006
Price: $15.95

Judith Lloyd Yero's lively, interactive book takes a close look at the document that defines democracy in the United States and the events that led to the country's creation.

Readers learn about the escalation of unrest caused by the King's tax and trade laws, which culminated in the Boston Massacre and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
American Documents: The Bill of Rights
American Documents: The Bill of Rights
Written by Judith Lloyd Yero
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792253969
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American Documents: The Bill of Rights

Written by Judith Lloyd Yero


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2006
Price: $23.90

Judith Lloyd Yero's thought-provoking text, coupled with carefully selected images from the past and present, challenge young readers to carefully examine and understand the Constitution's first ten Amendments, which guarantee their basic human rights. In addition to defining these rights, Yero puts them into the context of present-day life so that... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
American Documents: The Declaration of Independence
American Documents: The Declaration of Independence
Written by Judith Lloyd Yero
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792253983
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American Documents: The Declaration of Independence

Written by Judith Lloyd Yero


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2006
Price: $23.90

Judith Lloyd Yero's lively, interactive book takes a close look at the document that defines democracy in the United States and the events that led to the country's creation.

Readers learn about the escalation of unrest caused by the King's tax and trade laws, which culminated in the Boston Massacre and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Voices from Colonial America: Georgia 1629-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Georgia 1629-1776
Written by Robin Doak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792263890
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Voices from Colonial America: Georgia 1629-1776

Written by Robin Doak


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $21.95

Did you know that the treasure of the infamous pirate Blackbeard is probably buried on one of the islands off Georgia? And did you know of the dastardly deed of Spanish privateers that provoked the War of Jenkins's Ear?


James Oglethorpe's "noble experiment" to make Georgia a place where debtors got... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Voices from Colonial America: New York 1609-1776
Voices from Colonial America: New York 1609-1776
Written by Michael Burgan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792263906
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Voices from Colonial America: New York 1609-1776

Written by Michael Burgan


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $21.95

Believe it or not, New York's past was as wild, exciting, and contentious as its present. It's hard to imagine now that New York City was once a wilderness, but Manhattan takes its name from an Algonquian Indian word meaning "hilly island." Henry Hudson's haul of fine furs convinced the Dutch... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Voices from Colonial America: Georgia 1629-1776
Voices from Colonial America: Georgia 1629-1776
Written by Robin Doak
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792268581
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Voices from Colonial America: Georgia 1629-1776

Written by Robin Doak


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $32.90

Did you know that the treasure of the infamous pirate Blackbeard is probably buried on one of the islands off Georgia? And did you know of the dastardly deed of Spanish privateers that provoked the War of Jenkins's Ear?


James Oglethorpe's "noble experiment" to make Georgia a place where debtors got... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Voices from Colonial America: New York 1609-1776
Voices from Colonial America: New York 1609-1776
Written by Michael Burgan
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792268604
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Voices from Colonial America: New York 1609-1776

Written by Michael Burgan


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $32.90

Believe it or not, New York's past was as wild, exciting, and contentious as its present. It's hard to imagine now that New York City was once a wilderness, but Manhattan takes its name from an Algonquian Indian word meaning "hilly island." Henry Hudson's haul of fine furs convinced the Dutch... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier
How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier
Written by Thomas Ratliff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792274896
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How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier

Written by Thomas Ratliff


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2006
Price: $14.95

America needs YOU! And your country isn't even founded yet! The question is…do you have what it takes to be a Revolutionary War soldier?


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... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier
How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier
Written by Thomas Ratliff
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792275466
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How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier

Written by Thomas Ratliff


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2006
Price: $21.90

America needs YOU! And your country isn't even founded yet! The question is…do you have what it takes to be a Revolutionary War soldier?


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... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Voices from Colonial America: Texas 1527-1836
Voices from Colonial America: Texas 1527-1836
Written by Michael Teitelbaum
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792266822
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Voices from Colonial America: Texas 1527-1836
1527 - 1836
Written by Michael Teitelbaum


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $32.90

The history of colonial Texas begins with a shipwreck of a Spanish expedition led by Cabeza de Vaca along the Gulf Coast in 1527. Readers will learn why it took nearly 200 years to establish the first permanent settlement at San Antonio, how the Louisiana Purchase led to troubles between Spain... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
National Geographic Voices from Colonial America: Pennsylvania 1643-1776
National Geographic Voices from Colonial America: Pennsylvania 1643-1776
Written by Lisa Trumbauer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792268543
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National Geographic Voices from Colonial America: Pennsylvania 1643-1776

Written by Lisa Trumbauer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $32.90

The history of Pennsylvania, one of the last British colonies, is rich in events that altered the course of the future United States. Readers will take a new look at historical figures such as William Penn, founder of Pennsylvania, and Benjamin Franklin, inventor and statesman, through journals and eyewitness accounts that... Read more >
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