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The Not-So-Sweet History of Caribbean Sugar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
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This nonfiction, middle grade level children's book is the second book in the Caribbean Reference Shelf series published by Gunga Peas Books. From the very beginning the history of Caribbean sugar and the history of Caribbean slavery were linked. This title tells the story of how the sugar cane industry developed during the colonial period.
American Indians in Colorado: Dancing With Grace
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
Follow Grace, a Cheyenne fifth grader, as she prepares for a powwow dance competition and along the way learns about her people. Aimed at intermediate students and teachers, this history honors American Indians and comes alive for todayʼs youth. The book shows how decisions made in the past shape the present, and challenges students to think about how their own decisions will shape the future.
Epitome for Eleanor: A Short History of the Known Universe: I. The Big Bang to the Bronze Age
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Price: Free! Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
From the formation of our galaxy and solar system to the emergence of life and the first civilisations, Epitome for Eleanor is a short history of the known Universe for children. Part I covers the period from the Big Bang to the Bronze Age.
Demarcus Jones and the Solar Calendar
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
Demarcus Jones and the Solar Calendar is a historical adventure for the reader. Join Demarcus as he discovers the secret Solar Calendar that takes him to far away places, where time has no control. He meets actual historical figures, who tell him of true events that have happened to the Black diaspora in the past.
Fly With Your Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: American English. Published: December 20, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
This is an illustrated book about dreams that have been achieved. Follow the white dove of Goodness, Peace, and Joy as she takes flight from Far East China in the 8th century BC and lands nearly 28 centuries later at the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® parade in California, USA on January 1, 2013.
A Child Through The Ages
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Discover the lives & adventures of twelve boys & girls who have lived in very different eras of Earth's history. Meet Lyra an Atlantean girl, Isolde a Pagan girl, Xochipilli an Aztec boy who escapes with treasure, to name but a few! An exciting adventure book for children 11 plus that helps them to understand how other people lived in other eras. The perfect gift for a favourite child.
World War II Warplanes: The Iconic Warplanes of World War II
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 by SandSPublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
World War II WARPLANES. The Iconic WarBirds of World War 2 is a kids and enthusiasts dream of what it would be like to fly in the most feared and deadly aircraft of the Second World War. The book depicts many of the iconic airplanes that impacted air battles of the war. From the heroic clashes of a Spitfire warplane to the deadly Japanese Zero warbird maneuvering for a kamikaze dive.
Simple History: World War I
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Modern
As the centenary comes up this year learn the fascinating facts about the First World War and discover this epic moment in history. With the fun illustrations and the unique style of the 'Simple History' series, let this book absorb you into a period of history which truly changed the world.