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Ghost Ships # Mystery Files

By: Adrienne Montgomerie

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 002433


How does something enormous suddenly disappear? Readers will be amazed by how frequently large ships are lost without a trace. But sometimes it is the just crew that has disappeared. Get the facts on the Bermuda Triangle, the Mary Celeste, the Flying Dutchman, the Rosalie, USS Cyclops, and the lost ships of California's Colorado desert. View more info

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William Shakespeare English Playwright # People of Importance

By: Anna Carew-Miller

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, Mason Crest Publishers: 2013

Seller ID: 003172


This illustrated series exhibits biographical accounts of the great people of all time. 'People of Importance' includes a variety of figures, such as Vincent Van Gogh, Mother Teresa, Archimedes, Confucius, Dalai Lama, and Marco Polo. View more info

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Albert Einstein Great Scientist # People of Importance

By: Anne Marie Sullivan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, Mason Crest Publishers: 2013

Seller ID: 003169


This elegantly illustrated series exhibits fantastic biographical accounts of some of the most important people of all time. The series includes a variety of figures, such as Vincent Van Gogh, Mother Teresa, Sir Isaac Newton, Buddha, and Leonardo Da Vinci. View more info

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Our Past: Explorers

By: Charles Hope

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Wild Dog Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003550


Explorers are an iconic part of Australian history. These fearless adventurers travelled all over the country, mapping the landscape as they searched for farmland and fame. Some of them were successful, while others were doomed to failure. Welcome to our past, and discover the fascinating world of explorers. View more info

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Forgotten Cities # Mystery Files

By: Charlie Samuels

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 002434


Tales of amazing cities that rose and fell have been passed down through the ages. Were they all real or imagined? Young readers will be fascinated by the facts that are known about these places and their amazing wonders: Atlantis, Angkor, the hanging gardens of Babylon, the secret codes of the Indus valley, Troy, Palenque, the terracotta warriors of X'ian, and Tyno Helig. View more info

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Conspiracy! # Mystery Files

By: Charlie Samuels

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 002439


A small percentage of people believe in conspiracy theories stories about secret plans to commit crimes and hide the truth. Readers will be shocked by such outrageous claims as Queen Victoria's grandson was Jack the Ripper, U.S. President Roosevelt allowed the Japanese to attack Pearl Harbor, billionaire Howard Hughes left his fortune to a stranger who gave him a lift one night, and the moon landing was a hoax! View more info

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Lost Treasures # Mystery Files

By: Cynthia O'Brien

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 002417


This exciting book describes some of the dangerous journeys and sometimes remarkable finds made by treasure hunters throughout history. Find out about lost pirate gold, a pharaoh's treasure protected by a curse, a fortune in ancient Roman coins found by a farmers son, and more! View more info

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Unsolved! # Mystery Files

By: Cynthia O'Brien

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 002420


This astounding books documents examples of the great vanishing acts of history. Read about the woman who claimed to be Anastasia, the long-lost daughter of the murdered Russian Czar, pilot Amelia Earhart who disappeared over the Pacific Ocean, the colony of Roanoke that vanished without a trace, and more! View more info

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Explore with Francisco Pizarro: Travel with the Great Explorers

By: Cynthia O'Brien and Lisa Dalrymple

Price: $15.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003782


Pack you bags - We're going on an incredible trip! Travel with the Great Explorers takes you on some of the most remarkable journeys of exploration. Discover where the explorers went, why they went there, how they got there and what went right and wrong along the way. Raised in terrible poverty, Francisco Pizarro became a soldier of fortune in a quest for wealth and success. When he heard stories of a rich empire in South America, he decided to find it. Eventually, ... View more info

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Photographs In The Mud

By: Dianne Wolfer

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Press: 2007

Seller ID: 003944


The Kokoda Track, 1942. Jack and Hoshi are soldiers on opposite sides in the war who meet in battle, discovering that they have much more in common than they had ever realised. Photographs in the Mud is a beautifully illustrated and moving story of events on the Kokoda Track during the Second World War from the point of view of two soldiers - one Australian, the other Japanese. It tells a compassionate story about the personal human tragedy of war, for both the combatan... View more info

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Edward on the Somme: Life in the trenches in World War I Charles Edward Munro

By: Don Munro and Jacquelyn Munro

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2016

Seller ID: 004022


Edward was an Australian stretcher-bearer. He risked his life every day and night to save soldiers who were wounded in battle during World War I. This book provides some insight into the challenges Edward faced in France from 1916 to 1918. Target Audience: Juvenile. Notes: For children. View more info

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Greek and Roman Myths: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends

By: Edited by Jake Jackson

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Flame Tree Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 003993


The classical gods of Rome uncoiled from the fertile imaginations of the ancient Greeks whose gods were passionate and violent, jealous of their powers and subject to both mighty outbursts of love and all-consuming bouts of vengeful war. The dark forces of the ancient world were held at bay by the resourceful and emerging civilisation that formed the basis of Western culture, providing a tradition of fabulous tales that are retold in this new book. FLAME TREE 451: From m... View more info

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Meet the Megafauna: The Giant and Unusual Animals That Roamed Australia Before and Just After Humans Arrived

By: Elaine Ouston

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Morris Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003089


This book is educational and introduces the young reader to Australia's unique megafauna in an entertaining way. It is written as if the animals are presenting themselves to the reader. The book was written at the request of school librarians who purchased my fantasy series for middle readers featuring the megafauna of Australia. They asked for an entertaining book for younger readers with illustrations of the animals. A series of illustrated books will follow featuring ... View more info

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You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Dentists!

By: Fiona MacDonald

Price: $15.95

Publisher: UK, Salariya Book Company: 2015

Seller ID: 003184


Nowadays, going to the dentist is a safe and usually painless experience. But that wasn't always the case. In past centuries, the only cure for a decayed tooth was to yank it out - without anaesthetic, and with only the beating of a drum to numb your senses and drown out your screams. Read on, if you dare - and learn how lucky we are to live in modern times. View more info

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Primary Explorers History Through the Ages: The people and events that have shaped our lives

By: Hinkler

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Australia, Hinkler Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002358


When did the first life forms appear on Earth? Why was the Roman Empire so successful? When was writing first invented? Inside this book find out how our world has been shaped by historical events, from the first humans through to modern times. Learn all about how and where early civilizations developed and how great events have shaped the world we know today. View more info

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Secret Signs # Mystery Files

By: James Bow

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 002437


What if you wanted to send a message that only a few people could understand? That is when you would use secret signs. Readers will be intrigued by the examples of codes and ciphers used by ancient and modern armies, organizations with secret rituals, mysterious designs etched into the ground, symbols of ancient royalty, and stone buildings and statues whose purpose are no longer known. View more info

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Hidden Worlds # Mystery Files

By: James Bow

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 002438


What could be more exciting than the discovery of something that was hidden tens, hundreds, or even thousands of years ago? Readers will be amazed at the examples of hidden things revealed such as underground tunnels, abandoned towns, ancient cave paintings, and an emperor's lost tomb. View more info

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Robert F. Scott British Explorer # People of Importance

By: John Riddle

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, Mason Crest Publishers: 2013

Seller ID: 003170


This elegantly illustrated series exhibits fantastic biographical accounts of some of the most important people of all time. The series includes a variety of figures, such as Vincent Van Gogh, Mother Teresa, Sir Isaac Newton, Buddha, and Leonardo Da Vinci. View more info

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Explorers: All About Australia # Australian Geographic

By: Lauren Smith

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Australian Geographic: 2011

Seller ID: 003548


Come on a voyage with us as we meet some of Australia's greatest explorers! View more info

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Convicts: All About Australia # Australian Geographic

By: Lauren Smith

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Australian Geographic: 2015

Seller ID: 003547


Learn all about Australia's convict past - how it started, what convicts did and how they were treated! View more info