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A Short History Of World War Ii
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|January 1, 1980

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Despite the numerous books on World War II, until now there has been no one-volume survey that was both objective and comprehensive. Previous volumes have usually been written from an exclusively British or American point of view, or have ignored the important…
100 Battles That Shaped World History
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|May 28, 1997

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This is an interesting, useful, brief book that describes 100 battles which have shaped world history, according to its author, who teaches history at Mt. Holyoke Community College in Massachusetts. The book begins with the battle of Kadesh in 1294 BC and ends…
White Death: The Blizzard of '77
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|March 15, 2008

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A Canadian-American Survival Classic. In print since 1978. Revised and updated in 1999. The only blizzard declared a natural and national disaster by the American and Canadian governments. The blizzard of the century and the millennium. The book now contains…
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The Butterfly
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|February 5, 2009

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Ever since the Nazis marched into Monique?s small French village, terrorizing it, nothing surprises her, until the night Monique encounters ?the little ghost? sitting at the end of her bed. She turns out to be a girl named Sevrine, who has been hiding from the…
A New Coat for Anna
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|May 12, 1988

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Illus. in full color. "A fresh and moving story of a mother's dedication to acquire a coat for her daughter in post-World War II hard times. Anna's mother decides to trade the few valuables she has left for wool and for the services of a spinner, a weaver,…
Discovering Canada's Government
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|June 4, 2001

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Trillium Listed! Discovering Canada's Government introduces children to the three levels of government in Canada. Emphasizing active participation in public decision making, the text explains the electoral process, the different aspects of parliamentary…
The Paint Box
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|October 29, 2004

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A Canadian Children's Book Centre Our Choice selection for 2005 Nominated for the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for Illustration for 2004 Marietta's father, Jacopo Tintoretto, is a renowned and famous artist living in Venice during the Renaissance era.…
Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride
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|July 1, 2005

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The first "manned" hot-air balloon is about to take off! But what are those noises coming from the basket? Based on the (POSSIBLY) true report of a day in 1783, this si the story of (PERHAPS) the bravest collection of flyers the world has ever seen, as (SORT OF)…
Ancient Rome
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|October 1, 2005

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The Roman epoch is unsurpassed in history. What has endured to our own time is the empire's great cultural legacy-in law, language, architecture, and government-and the fascination of Rome's story. Ancient Rome presents the history and heritage of the…
Owl's Eyes & Seeking a Spirit: Kootenai Indian Stories

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These Kootenai Indian stories were recorded by Kootenai elders and illustrated by Kootenai artists from the Flathead Indian Reservation.
Stories of Hope and Spirit: Folktales from Eastern Europe

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Throughout history, Eastern Europe has been a battlefield, a crossroads, a place of conflict, and a place of resolution. The folk stories in this collection reflect the region's diversity. Each presents a challenge and models the strength, wit, hope, and courage…
The Lily Cupboard
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|February 18, 1995

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Miriam, a young Jewish girl, is forced to leave her parents and hide with strangers in the country during the German occupation of Holland.
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