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Donough O'Brien

Published by Unknown (1965)

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Item Description: Unknown, 1965. Book Condition: Fair. N/A. Former Library book. LIBRARY REBIND. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!. Bookseller Inventory # GRP35205754

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Rogers, Pamela

Published by Dutton Childrens Books (1974)

ISBN 10: 0840764146 ISBN 13: 9780840764140

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Item Description: Dutton Childrens Books, 1974. Book Condition: Acceptable. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Shipped quickly. Hardcover. Dust jacket included. First Edition Ed. Used, acceptable. Bookseller Inventory # 13846748

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Pamela Rogers

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Item Description: Dutton Childrens Books. Book Condition: Fair. Acceptable condition. Acceptable dust jacket. Former Library book. Bookseller Inventory # B04C-be3218n

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Rogers, Pamela

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Item Description: Dutton Childrens Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear and the pages have only minimal creases. Bookseller Inventory # G0840764146I3N00

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Casterline, Linda; Casterline, L. C.

Published by Childrens Pr

ISBN 10: 0516229141 ISBN 13: 9780516229140

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Item Description: Childrens Pr. Library Binding. Book Condition: Very Good. Book shows a small amount of wear - very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # G0516229141I4N00

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Rogers, Pamela

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Item Description: Dutton Childrens Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Bookseller Inventory # G0840764146I5N10

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Casterline, Linda; Casterline, L. C.

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Item Description: Childrens Pr. Library Binding. Book Condition: Very Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Book has appearance of light use with no easily noticeable wear. Bookseller Inventory # G0516229141I4N10

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Casterline, Linda; Casterline, L. C.

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Item Description: Childrens Pr. Library Binding. Book Condition: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. This book has a light amount of wear to the pages, cover and binding. Bookseller Inventory # G0516229141I3N10

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Jones, Dolores Blythe

Published by Amer Library Assn

ISBN 10: 0838907261 ISBN 13: 9780838907269

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Item Description: Amer Library Assn. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. A little bit of wear. May contain some library markings. Bookseller Inventory # V250516498

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Item Description: Amer Library Assn. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 22-F-8-00762

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Linda Casterline, L. C. Casterline

Published by Children's Press(CT) (2003)

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Item Description: Children's Press(CT), 2003. Book Condition: Good. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Shipped quickly. Hardcover. No dust jacket. Used, good. Cover has some rubbing. Cover has some edge wear. Bookseller Inventory # 8113317

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H. A. Rey; Margaret Rey

Published by HMH Books for Young Readers (2003)

ISBN 10: 0618226109 ISBN 13: 9780618226108

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Item Description: HMH Books for Young Readers, 2003. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Curious George and Friends: Favorite Stories by Margret and H. A. Rey features eight classic stories by the creators of Curious George. The book opens with an introduction called "Memories of the Reys" by Margaret Bloy Graham, the illustrator of the popular Harry the Dirty Dog and other books about Harry. Graham was a long-time friend and neighbor of Hans and Margret Rey. Throughout their lives the Reys created many lively books together. The character for whom the author-illustrator team became best known, Curious George, arrived as one of many monkey children in Cecily G. and the Nine Monkeys, Hans's first book for children. Encouraged by their publisher and children throughout the world, the Reys continued with more books about Curious George. In the meantime, the Reys published a number of books showcasing their creative talents and their rare, immediate connection with childhood. These books feature characters, all with their own personalities, and a few with resemblances to George. Whether they come to you as new friends or old, they are sure to entertain children's book lovers everywhere. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0618226109

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Lowry, Lois

Published by Yearling (2004)

ISBN 10: 0440419603 ISBN 13: 9780440419600

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Item Description: Yearling, 2004. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: "Lowry's masterful writing style reaches directly into her audience, managing both to appeal to young listeners and to engage older readers."The Bulletin "A hybrid of Harriet, Blossom, and Anastasia, irrepressible Gooney Bird is that rare bird in children's fiction: one that instantly becomes an amusing and popular favorite."Kirkus Reviews. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0440419603

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Pelikan, Judy

Published by Workman Publishing Company (2009)

ISBN 10: 076115597X ISBN 13: 9780761155973

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Item Description: Workman Publishing Company, 2009. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Instill a lifelong love of reading in children. Created by Judy Pelikan, Books Make Me Happy is the perfect gift for a beginning reader, an interactive journal that encourages reading. It begins where classroom reading logs end--title, author, illustrator--and offers prompts that knit the bond between story and reader more deeply, such as "My favorite part of the book was." and "I will recommend this book to a friend because." There are fill-ins where kids can list their favorite books, draw scenes from a story, and write about the pleasures they get from reading. Throughout are full-color embroidered illustrations based on real children's drawings about their love of books. Also included are five pages of stickered bookplates that kids can customize and use to personalize their own books. For children, Books Make Me Happy is an invaluable tool to inspire first-time readers to become lifelong readers. For parents, it's both a keepsake and a rare window into the mind of their child at a particularly interesting time. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_076115597X

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Kunhardt, Philip

Published by Riverhead Hardcover (2004)

ISBN 10: 1573222941 ISBN 13: 9781573222945

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Item Description: Riverhead Hardcover, 2004. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: This is Kunhardt's tribute to his mother, Dorothy Kunhardt, a woman of rare vision and intellect, best known as the author of the runaway bestseller "Pat the Bunny," a revolutionary children's book in its time. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_1573222941

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Linda Casterline, L. C. Casterline

Published by Children's Press(CT) (2003)

ISBN 10: 0516229141 ISBN 13: 9780516229140

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Item Description: Children's Press(CT), 2003. Library Binding. Book Condition: Good. This is a former library book with library stickers and stamps. 100% of this purchase will support literacy programs through a nonprofit organization! Standard Shipping Only. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001106147

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John F. Crowley; Ken Kurson

Published by William Morrow (2010)

ISBN 10: 1557049106 ISBN 13: 9781557049100

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Item Description: William Morrow, 2010. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: A personal memoir from the family that inspired the upcoming filmExtraordinary Measures, starring Harrison Ford, Brendan Fraser, and Keri Russellthe story of John and Aileen Crowley's efforts to find a cure for their two children's rare genetic disorder, Pompe disease. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_1557049106

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Bolme, Edward, Beasley, Blake (Illustrator)

Published by Kent, WA: Toysmith, 1998, Kent, WA (1998)

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Item Description: Kent, WA: Toysmith, 1998, Kent, WA, 1998. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Beasley, Blake (Illustrator) (illustrator). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Children's. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This rare trade sized paperback book about going to school featuring Runza Rex and his dinosaur friends was a Runza Restaurants promotion book and this copy is in near new condition. The covers are shiny with very little wear and look great. The spine is saddle stapled and very tight. The pages are brightly colored with dinosaur critters going to school and enjoying it. 12 pages. CHEAP SHIPPING MEDIA MAIL!. Bookseller Inventory # 008563

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Nathan, Amy

Published by Walker Childrens

ISBN 10: 0802775322 ISBN 13: 9780802775320

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Item Description: Walker Childrens. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Very Good. 0802775322 Unread, new book! Minor crease across front cover vertically. Rare advance uncorrected proof!. Bookseller Inventory # RJG-BOOKSW-0430

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Fox, Paula

Published by Henry Holt and Co. (2001)

ISBN 10: 0805068155 ISBN 13: 9780805068153

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Item Description: Henry Holt and Co., 2001. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: An exotic, heartbreaking memoir that should finally earn Paula Fox, a distinguished novelist and children's book writer, the audience she has for decades deservedPaula Fox has long been acclaimed as one of America's most brilliant fiction writers. Borrowed Finery , her first book in nearly a decade, is an astonishing memoir of her highly unusual beginnings.Born in the twenties to nomadic, bohemian parents, Fox is left at birth in a Manhattan orphanage, then cared for by a poor yet cultivated minister in upstate New York. Her parents, however, soon resurface. Her handsome father is a hard-drinking screenwriter who is, for young Paula, "part ally, part betrayer." Her mother is given to icy bursts of temper that punctuate a deep indifference. How, Fox wonder, is this woman "enough of an organic being to have carried me in her belly"?Never sharing more than a few moments with his daughter, Fox's father allows her to be shunted from New York City, where she lives with her passive Spanish grandmother, to Cuba, where she roams freely on a relative's sugar-cane plantation, to California, where she finds herself cast upon Hollywood's grubby margins. The thread binding these wanderings is the "borrowed finery" of the title-a few pieces of clothing, almost always lent by kind-hearted strangers, that offer Fox a rare glimpse of permanency.Vivid and poetic, Borrowed Finery is an unforgettable book which will swell the legions of Paula Fox's devoted admiriers. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0805068155

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George, Jean Craighead

Published by HarperCollins (1994)

ISBN 10: 0060235284 ISBN 13: 9780060235284

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Item Description: HarperCollins, 1994. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Julie's decision to return home to her people is not an easy one. But after many months in the wilderness, living in harmony with the wolves that saved her life, she knows the time has come. Julie is not prepared, however, for all the changes that she finds. Her father has forsaken many of the old Eskimo traditions. He has given up his sled dogs for a snowmobile, and now looks after the musk oxen that serve as the village's income. He will do anything to protect them -- even shoot any wolves that might threaten the herd. Julie knows that, like her father, she must find a way to reconcile the old ways with the new. But how can she do that without putting her beloved wolves in danger?"This sequel to 1973 Newbery Medal-winning Julie of the Wolves continues the story of Julie Edwards Miyax Kapugen. Miyax is now living in Kangik village with her father, Kapugen. The one shadow that looms over Miyax is her knowledge that Kapugen will shoot more of her beloved wolves if they threaten the herd that he is raising as part of the village's industry. Their fate depends on whether or not Miyax can prove to her father what he once knew but seems to have forgotten: that Eskimos and animals must coexist as friends."-K. "This is that rare thing, a sequel worthy of the original."-C. 1995 Books for the Teen Age (NY Public Library) 1995 Teachers Choices (IRA) 1994 Books for a Youth Editors' Choice (BL) Best Books of 1994 (Publishers Weekly) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children for 1995 (NCSS/CBC) 1994 "Pick of the Lists" (ABA) Children's Books of 1994 (Library of Congress) 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 1994 (NY Public Library) Outstanding Books of 1994 for Middle School-Aged Teens (V) Notable Children's Trade Books in Social Studies 1995 (NCSS/CBC). Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0060235284

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Fleischman, Sid (Illustrated byKurt Werth)

Published by Grosset & Dunlap (1972)

ISBN 10: 044821444X ISBN 13: 9780448214443

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Item Description: Grosset & Dunlap, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Book is in VERY GOOD CONDITION -- Clean covers with bumped corners; pages bright and crisp with NO tears. The McBrooms start a zoo with the Sidehill Gouger, Desert Vamooser, Silver-tailed Teakettler, and other rare animals left behind by a passing tornado. All whimsically illustrated. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 6842

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Washington Irving

Published by Ideals Children's Books (1991)

ISBN 10: 0824985745 ISBN 13: 9780824985745

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Item Description: Ideals Children's Books, 1991. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. Russ Flint (illustrator). Wear and creasing to cover. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 014381

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Miriam Schlein

Published by HarperTrophy (1992)

ISBN 10: 0064403661 ISBN 13: 9780064403665

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Item Description: HarperTrophy, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. - *Note that large or heavy items may incur additional shipping charges.* **Please feel free to contact us for exact postage pricing on multiple-item orders.**. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000705049

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Miriam Schlein

Published by HarperTrophy (1992)

ISBN 10: 0064403661 ISBN 13: 9780064403665

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Item Description: HarperTrophy, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. - *Note that large or heavy items may incur additional shipping charges.* **Please feel free to contact us for exact postage pricing on multiple-item orders.**. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000705081

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Detorie, Rick

Published by Watermill Press / R.G.A. Publishing., Mahwah NJ. (1989)

ISBN 10: 0816714568 ISBN 13: 9780816714568

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Item Description: Watermill Press / R.G.A. Publishing., Mahwah NJ., 1989. Trade paperback. First edition. 1st printing. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 24 p. 8-in square. Full color artwork. Audience: Children/juvenile. RARE Children's picture storybook: Dorrie and Zack are spending their last week of summer vacation on their grandfather's farm. They were told NOT to go into the tool shed. Why? They were told there's a "snurgle durgle" hiding in there. Imagination took over: So, of course Zack went to the tool shed at night with a flashlight and broom. He was scared crazy. Once home, their grandfather sent a gift, explaining the snurgle durgle. Very good. Signed by previous owner. "Project Rabbit" blue ink stamp inside cover. Red circle sticker overlapping spine. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris.B8310005495

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Zimmermann, Robert

Published by Childrens Pr (1992)

ISBN 10: 0516026062 ISBN 13: 9780516026060

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Item Description: Childrens Pr, 1992. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: This series succeeds dramatically in communicating the unique charm, the allure, and the cultures of other parts of the world. Here also are geography, history, economics, key attractions . and so much more. The result is a delightful mix of enchantment that is as riveting as it is informative.From the start, readers are caught up in the crisp style of the series. Whether it's a description of bustling London, or an incredibly readable explanation of the decline of ancient Egypt, 5th-grade-and-up students are right there . visualizing . understanding . and remembering!Best of all, little is overlooked that will contribute to the readers' total appreciation of a culture. Be it sagas of Vikings or folktales of trolls. Or even acknowledgment of modern Vikings like Thor Heyerdahl. There's mystery such as England's Stonehenge and Egypt's Great Pyramids . plus nature's wonders -- like Australia's egg-laying platypus and China's gentle but rare pandas. Everything is there . to be enjoyed, relished, and learned from.Each book also includes a chapter of brief biographies of important people. And each features an 8-10 page reference section of "quick facts", perfect for students' research, about such subjects as population, government, geographical data, currency, and historical chronology. Throughout, all the books are ablaze with a generous amount of beautiful full-color photographs."Enchantment of the World" can be of equal importance in the l. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0516026062

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Plimpton, George

Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks (2005)

ISBN 10: 0812973720 ISBN 13: 9780812973723

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Item Description: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2005. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: George Plimpton needed no encouragement. If there was a sport to play, a party to throw, a celebrity to amaze, a fireworks display to ignite, Plimpton was front and center hurling the pitch, popping the corks, lighting the fuse. And then, of course, writing about it with incomparable zest and style. His books made him a legend.The Paris Review, the magazine he founded and edited, won him a throne in literary heaven. Somehow, in the midst of his self-generated cyclones, Plimpton managed to toss off dazzling essays, profiles, andNew Yorker"Talk of the Town" pieces. This delightful volume collects the very best of Plimpton's inspired brief "excursions." Whether he was escorting Hunter Thompson to theFear and Loathingmovie premiere in New York or tracking down the California man who launched himself into the upper atmosphere with nothing but a lawn chair and a bunch of weather balloons, Plimpton had a rare knack for finding stories where no one else thought to look. Who but Plimpton would turn up in Las Vegas, notebook in hand, for the annual porn movie awards gala? Among the many gems collected here are accounts of helping Jackie Kennedy plan an unforgettable children's birthday party, the time he improvised his way through amateur night at Harlem's famed Apollo Theater, and how he managed to get himself kicked out of Exeter just weeks before graduation. The grand master of what he called "participatory journalism," George Plimpton followed his bent and his genius down the most unbelievable rabbit holesbut he always came up smiling. This exemplary, utterly captivating volume is a fitting tribute to one of the great literary lives of our time. From the Hardcover edition. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0812973720

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Richardson, V. A.; Richardson, V.A.

Published by Bloomsbury USA Childrens (2003)

ISBN 10: 1582348111 ISBN 13: 9781582348117

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Item Description: Bloomsbury USA Childrens, 2003. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: In the autumn of 1636, tulip fever is sweeping Amsterdam, and Europe's fortunes rise and fall with the promise of the New World. That year, the great Dutch family of Windjammer suffers the loss of their entire trading fleet and they face certain ruin. The only person who can save the family's home, fortune, and reputation is Adam, the family's young heir. But he faces many enemies encouraged by the despicable banker Hugo van Helsen, and stirred up by the wicked preacher Abner Heems. Only one hope remains:a dark secret, a rare treasure called the Black Pearl. It is not the precious jewel that Adam imagines, but a flower:a tulip:one of the rarest and most valuable. In fact, it is worth enough money at the height of tulip fever to save the House of Windjammer. Adam is determined to find this hidden treasure, but he is not the only one on a mission to find the Black Pearl. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_1582348111

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Hargrove, Jim; Foster, Leila Merrell

Published by Children's Press (CT) (1991)

ISBN 10: 0516026011 ISBN 13: 9780516026015

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Item Description: Children's Press (CT), 1991. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: This series succeeds dramatically in communicating the unique charm, the allure, and the cultures of other parts of the world. Here also are geography, history, economics, key attractions . and so much more. The result is a delightful mix of enchantment that is as riveting as it is informative.From the start, readers are caught up in the crisp style of the series. Whether it's a description of bustling London, or an incredibly readable explanation of the decline of ancient Egypt, 5th-grade-and-up students are right there . visualizing . understanding . and remembering!Best of all, little is overlooked that will contribute to the readers' total appreciation of a culture. Be it sagas of Vikings or folktales of trolls. Or even acknowledgment of modern Vikings like Thor Heyerdahl. There's mystery such as England's Stonehenge and Egypt's Great Pyramids . plus nature's wonders -- like Australia's egg-laying platypus and China's gentle but rare pandas. Everything is there . to be enjoyed, relished, and learned from.Each book also includes a chapter of brief biographies of important people. And each features an 8-10 page reference section of "quick facts", perfect for students' research, about such subjects as population, government, geographical data, currency, and historical chronology. Throughout, all the books are ablaze with a generous amount of beautiful full-color photographs."Enchantment of the World" can be of equal importance in the l. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0516026011

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