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How to Be an Ancient Greek Athlete
How to Be an Ancient Greek Athlete
Written by Jacqueline Morley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426302787
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How to Be an Ancient Greek Athlete

Written by Jacqueline Morley


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $5.95

Athletes needed—apply at your local gymnasium. Do you have what it takes to represent Athens at the great games at Olympia? Your training will include the learning of grammar, music, citizenship, and philosophy, as well as honing your athletic skills in boxing, running, wrestling, long jump, and decathlon. If you’re good... Read more >
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National Geographic Countries of the World:Poland
National Geographic Countries of the World:Poland
Written by Zilah Deckker
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302015
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National Geographic Countries of the World:Poland

Written by Zilah Deckker


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2008
Price: $27.90

Visit Poland, ancestral homeland of millions of Americans. Follow the ever-changing fate of the Polish state: from inception in 966, through kingdom and commonwealth status, through occupation and communism, to today's "Third Polish Republic." Learn of Poland's newest role as a full member of the European Union. Meet Nobel Prize winner... Read more >
How to Be a Roman Soldier
How to Be a Roman Soldier
Written by Fiona MacDonald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426301698
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How to Be a Roman Soldier

Written by Fiona MacDonald


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $5.95

Are you ready to do battle for the glory of Caesar? Have you bought your own armor yet—an apron and strong marching sandals? Will you become a centurion or a legionary? Are you ready for a posting to Western Eurasia or Britannia or North Africa? Are you ready to train from... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates Ancient Rome
National Geographic Investigates Ancient Rome
Written by Zilah Deckker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426301285
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National Geographic Investigates Ancient Rome
Archaeolology Unlocks the Secrets of Rome's Past
Written by Zilah Deckker


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $17.95

At its peak, Roman civilization influenced a vast empire. In all corners of that enormous area, archaeologists have searched for years, looking for clues to the history of the Imperial Romans. Learn about the writing tablets excavated from a Roman fort. Wonder at the fabulous mosaic recently discovered beneath the streets... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates Ancient Rome
National Geographic Investigates Ancient Rome
Written by Zilah Deckker
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301292
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National Geographic Investigates Ancient Rome
Archaeolology Unlocks the Secrets of Rome's Past
Written by Zilah Deckker


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $27.90

At its peak, Roman civilization influenced a vast empire. In all corners of that enormous area, archaeologists have searched for years, looking for clues to the history of the Imperial Romans. Learn about the writing tablets excavated from a Roman fort. Wonder at the fabulous mosaic recently discovered beneath the streets... Read more >
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Out of Line
Out of Line
Written by Tina Grimberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887768033
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Out of Line
Growing Up Soviet
Written by Tina Grimberg


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $22.95

Although the Iron Curtain is gone, the memory of the high drama, tragedy, and comedy that was life in the Soviet Union remains. It meant endless lineups in the cold — lineups enlivened by poetry and paranoia. It meant family life lived in two small rooms, but a family life that... Read more >
National Geographic Countries of the World: United Kingdom
National Geographic Countries of the World: United Kingdom
Written by Rachel Bean
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301261
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National Geographic Countries of the World: United Kingdom

Written by Rachel Bean


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $27.90

Discover the small island that once "ruled the waves." Visit the Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland. Learn about Welsh festivals. Meet Florence Nightingale.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. Read more >
How to Be a Medieval Knight
How to Be a Medieval Knight
Written by Fiona MacDonald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426301346
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How to Be a Medieval Knight

Written by Fiona MacDonald


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $5.95

Are your estates in order? Can you recite poetry, or sing, or play a lute? Have you had your hair cut, squire? Are you sitting comfortably in all that armor? Will you perform your duties with honor and chivalry? Are you really worthy of pursuing your destiny as a knight of... Read more >
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Germany
National Geographic Countries of the World: Germany
Written by Henry Russell
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300592
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Germany

Written by Henry Russell


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $27.90

Learn more about Germany, whose post-war recovery resulted in reunification. In the year after the opening of the Berlin Wall in November 1989, Western political and economic systems were introduced in the East, and two radically different societies began to merge.

Germany was reunited on October 3, 1990, after decades of... Read more >
National Geographic Countries of the World: Italy
National Geographic Countries of the World: Italy
Written by Robert Anderson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792276661
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Italy

Written by Robert Anderson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: December 12, 2006
Price: $27.90

Let National Geographic take you to Italy, a land steeped in history, art, architecture, and culture.

Journey to the homeland of the Ancient Roman Empire, the tragic site of Pompeii, and the birthplace of the Renaissance. From the fabulous works of art that adorn the Vatican in Rome, to the churches... Read more >
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