We found 82 results for “


Showing 1 - 12 of 82 Results

The Cage

by Ruth Minsky Sender

|August 1, 1997

Mass Market Paperback

$9.56 online

$9.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

As long as there is life, there is hope After Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mothere's brave words to help them endure life in the Lodz ghetto. Then the family is rounded up, deported to Auschwitz, and separated.…

In stock online

Available in stores

In the 1880s, as the European powers were carving up Africa, King Leopold II of Belgium seized for himself the vast and mostly unexplored territory surrounding the Congo River. Carrying out a genocidal plundering of the Congo, he looted its rubber, brutalized its…

Mass Market Paperback

$9.97 online

$9.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

The author describes her experiences during World War II when she and her family were sent to the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz.

Mass Market Paperback

$8.09 online

$8.99

save 10%

In stock online

Available in stores

“I pray that God forgive them...” Corrie Ten Boom stood naked with her older sister Betsie, watching a concentration camp matron beating a prisoner. “Oh, the poor woman,” Corrie cried. “Yes. May God forgive her,” Betsie…

Other Format

$16.96 online

$20.00

save 15%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Collecting the most incisive and influential writings of one of Rome's finest orators, Cicero's Selected Works is translated with an introduction by Michael Grant in Penguin Classics. Lawyer, philosopher, statesman and defender of Rome's Republic, Cicero was a…

Hardcover

$39.06 online

$42.95

save 9%

In stock online

Not available in stores

The Visual Geography Series reveals the history and government, economy, people, geography, and cultural life of countries around the world. Supports the national curriculum standards Culture; Time, Continuity, and Change; People, Places, and Environments;…

Paperback

$23.22

In stock online

Not available in stores

This comprehensive text deals with an important and often understudied part of Canadian history and heritage. It focuses on all facets of Aboriginal culture, history, and challenges from the past to the present with a careful balance between brutal honesty and…

The Upstairs Room

by Johanna Reiss

|October 30, 1990

Paperback

$8.06 online

$8.50

save 5%

In stock online

Not available in stores

A Life in Hiding When the German army occupied Holland, Annie de Leeuw was eight years old. Because she was Jewish, the occupation put her in grave danger-she knew that to stay alive she would have to hide. Fortunately, a Gentile family, the Oostervelds, offered…

Greener Grass

by Caroline Pignat

|October 1, 2008

Paperback

$12.94 online

$12.95

In stock online

Available in stores

Kit Byrne's family is a strong one, but their strength and unity are being severely tested, as life becomes more and more desperate in 19th century rural Ireland. Lord Fraser is the wealthy landowner, from which the Byrne's and many other families rent their…

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

The road to global security," writes Jeremy Rifkin, "lies in lessening our dependence on Middle East oil and making sure that all people on Earth have access to the energy they need to sustain life. Weaning the world off oil and turning it toward hydrogen is a…

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

In his trademark direct prose style, Cree journalist and filmmaker Doug Cuthand articulates the past, present, and future of Saskatchewan's Aboriginal people. Through his newspaper columns and features, as well as his internationally-known film and video work,…

Paperback

$8.06 online

$8.50

save 5%

In stock online

Available in stores

"A triumphantly moving book."  — Kirkus Reviews , starred review Hannah dreads going to her family's Passover Seder—she's tired of hearing her relatives talk about the past. But when she opens the front door to symbolically welcome the…